UVA Materials Science and Engineering News

  • UVA Engineering’s Fall 2016 Research-Focused Newsletters

    UVA Engineering’s Fall 2016 Research-Focused Newsletters

    UVA Engineering is at a pivotal moment in history, because investment in STEM is critical to the future. With this vision, the school has launched an important effort to engage alumni and supporters in funding strategic priorities, such as the graduate education program and diversity.UVA Engineering is at a pivotal moment in history, because investment in STEM is critical to the future. With this vision, the school has launched an important effort to engage alumni and supporters in funding strategic priorities, such as the graduate education program and diversity.

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  • Professor, Students Examine Lead Corrosion in Pipes, in Light of Flint’s Problem

    Professor, Students Examine Lead Corrosion in Pipes, in Light of Flint’s Problem

    John Scully and his students spend a lot of time thinking about what comes out of people’s kitchen faucets. Scully – who chairs the Materials Science and Engineering Department at UVA and co-directs, with Professor Robert Kelly, UVA’s Center for Electrochemical Science and Engineering – spent the summer working with undergraduate and graduate students exploring the water problems of Flint, Michigan, in an effort to get some scientific answers.

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  • Read What Recently Graduated Women Engineering Students Say about UVA

    Read What Recently Graduated Women Engineering Students Say about UVA

    "UVA Engineering produces well-rounded engineering leaders. Beyond our technical knowledge, we are armed with persuasive writing skills, a deep understanding of policy implications and the ability to evaluate ethical issues." - Lia Cattaneo, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Class of 2016, Truman Scholar. Read more... "Our curriculum really allows for us to be diverse. Although weREAD MORE
  • Professor Robert Kelly Recognized for Outstanding Achievement in Corrosion Science

    Professor Robert Kelly Recognized for Outstanding Achievement in Corrosion Science

    Materials Science and Engineering Professor Robert Kelly has been named the 2016 recipient of the H. H. Uhlig Award from the Electrochemical Society’s Corrosion Division, another indicator of the exceptional quality of the corrosion research at the University of Virginia School of Engineering and Applied Science. The award, recognizing excellence in corrosion research and outstanding

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