January 2016

January 27, 2016
Professor Yogesh Jaluria presented a Plenary Lecture entitled, “Multiscale Modeling in Thermal Materials Processing,” at the 23rd National Heat and Mass Transfer Conference and the 1st International ISHMT-ASTFE Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, held during December 17-20 at Trivandrum, India. This Lecture was the Prof. M.V. Krishnamurthy Endowment Lecture. The conference had over 600 participants and was organized by the Indian Society of Heat and Mass Transfer (ISHMT) and co-sponsored by the American Society of Thermal and Fluid Engineers (ASTFE).
January 21, 2016
Professor Bai is one of the 2016 recipients of the The Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) awards conferred to scientists and engineers through its Young Investigator Research Program (YIP).  The YIP is open to scientists and engineers at research institutions across the United States who received Ph.D. or equivalent degrees in the last five years and who show exceptional ability and promise for conducting basic research.  With AFSOR's support Dr.
January 21, 2016
Sohrob Mottaghi (Advisor: H. Benaroya) - Dissertation on FSI Modeling led to Staff Position in the Structures & Materials Section of the Aviation Research Division in FAA
January 21, 2016
Jubilee Prasad (Advisor: F.J. Diez) One of the Best ASME Student Paper Presentation Award Winners at AJK2015-FED ($3000 Award)
January 21, 2016
Mena Tawfik (Advisor: F.J. Diez) One of the Best ASME Student Paper Presentation Award Winners at AJK2015-FED ($3000 Award)

December 2015

December 23, 2015
A new study on the micro/nanomanufacturing of multiscale metallic glass surfaces by Prof. Jonathan Singer of Rutgers MAE and colleagues at Yale University has been featured on the website of the new Nature journal Microsystems & Nanoengineering.
December 18, 2015
It’s not often a university-led research effort captures the Internet Zeitgeist, but with nearly 10 million views over the course of a week Professor Javier Diez’s “Naviator” seems to have tapped into the public’s interest in a big way.