Department News

The NanoEngineering Department is grateful to Aiiso Yufeng Li (Jeff) and his family for their pledge of $2.1 million gift! This gift will support our unique department's efforts in research, education, and student activities.

Starting August 2022 in partnership with Anton Paar

Alexander is one of five UCSD award recipients of the UC Office of the President's Dissertation Year Fellowship.  Dissertation Year Fellowships are awarded to promising students in the final stages of their doctoral work who demonstrate strong potential for university teaching and research.

Every year, the Department of NanoEngineering recognizes and awards two Outstanding Senior Awards and one Department Award of Excellence. This year the department would like to recognize and award the following individuals for their outstanding achievements:

Congratulations to Tala Sidawi, who is the recipient of the department best poster award and the M. Lea Rudee Outstanding Poster Award!

Transfer Admitted Students
Department of NanoEngineering Virtual Information Sessions: Tuesday, May 10, 2022
All-Campus Virtual Events: Monday, May 9 - Thursday, May 12

Congratulations to our exceptional graduate students who are recipients of the 2021-22 ARCS Fellowship Awards!

John Holoubek, NanoEngineering
Colman Moore, NanoEngineering
Jiarong Zhou, NanoEngineering

Congratulations to Dr. Darren H.S. Tan (Sustainable Materials and Energy Laboratory), who recently received his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering.

Congratulations to Dr. Juliane R. Sempionatto (Laboratory for Nanobioelectronics), who recently received her Ph.D. in NanoEngineering.

Congratulations to Dr. Qiaowan Chang (Sustainable Materials and Energy Laboratory), who recently received her Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering.

Congratulations to Dr. Irem Ustunol (Grassian Research Group), who recently received her Ph.D. in NanoEngineering.

Congratulations to Dr. Richard Tran (Materials Virtual Lab), who recently received his Ph.D in NanoEngineering. His defense on "First Principles Modeling of Planar and Point Defects in Materials"was presented on November 12, 2020. Dr.

Congratulations to Dr. Augustine Obirieze (Heller Lab), who recently received his Ph.D in NanoEngineering.