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Recent News


Jiawei defended his PhD thesis of “shear-induced hydrolysis reactions on soda lime silica glass: effect and characterization development of surface chemical structures.” Congratulations!  October 2017.








Nisha gave a talk of “A surface science perspective of the usable strength of glass” at the MS&T conference in Pittsburge, PA, October 2017.








Inseok gave a poster presentation entitled “Design of New Piezoelectric Composites Using Nanocellulose” on Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) Mid-Atlantic Student Research Day in Arlington, VA, September 2017.










Hongshen got awarded with Corning Incorporated Office of STEM Graduate Research Scholarship for academic year 2017-2018, supporting the research work on the mechanochemical behavior of silicate glass in the presence of water, July 2017