Spotlights: MSE

Kelly Liu

MSE Senior Spotlight: Meet Kelly Liu

What inspired you to choose your field of study? In my junior year of high school, I read a book called "Stuff Matters" for my chemistry class. It was about the materials science of everyday materials... Read more

Grace Falanga

MSE Senior Spotlight: Meet Grace Falanga

What inspired you to choose your field of study? During my sophomore year of high school, I was online shopping for exercise clothes and learned about a company that was selling fabric with silver... Read more

Lucy Raymond

MSE Senior Spotlight: Meet Lucy Raymond

What inspired you to choose your field of study? When choosing my major, I didn't want to choose between physics, chemistry, coding, and biology. MSE seemed like a good avenue for this. In my Intro to... Read more

Bill Liu

MSE Senior Spotlight: Meet Bill Liu

What inspired you to choose your field of study? The changes in materials innovation and applications are revolutionary today, and I want to be at the forefront of predicting and simulating novel... Read more

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What's the PhDeal?

Have you ever wondered what it takes to do well in a PhD program? If so, check out the podcast "What's the PhDeal?" hosted by MSE PhD Luis Estevez '13. Here is more info about the podcast: Welcome to... Read more

Claire Frank

Undergraduate Spotlight: Claire Frank

MSE Undergraduate, Claire Frank recently received the Frank and Rosa Rhodes Scholarship. Claire is originally from St. Charles, MO and is currently a junior at Cornell. Cornell University appealed to... Read more

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Tao Hong '20

Tao Hong, a MSE senior recently received the Bill Nye '77 Award in Undergraduate Research, for his work on the HI-light project under the guidance of Ph.D. Candidate, Elvis Cao in the Erickson Lab... Read more

  • Hometown: Zhoushan, China
  • Materials Science & Engineering
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Helen Kuo '20

Helen Kuo is, to say the least, a well-rounded successful student. She is not only an outstanding MSE Senior but also a dedicated member of the Concrete Canoe project team, a fantastic TA and enjoys... Read more

  • Hometown: Ellicott City, MD
  • Materials Science & Engineering