NEWS

09/02/2019

Congratulations

Sam received a 2019 MetFoam Registration Award. Congrats!
08/28/2019

Welcome

Welcome to our new PhD student Alexander Ng!
08/25/2019

Some pictures of the MetFoam 2019 conference in Michigan, during which the graduate students Sam and John gave oral talks.

08/23/2019

Some pictures from the 2019 AAAFM conference in LA, during which the graduate students Sam, John, Jintao and Lin gave oral talks.

07/17/2019

Congratulations

Congratulations to Sam Welborn on his Graduate Fellowship awarded by the Vagelos Institute for Energy Science and Technology (VIEST).

05/04/2019

Congratulations

Congrats to Olivia, Christina and Narelli (the Buble Stix Team) on winning the 3rd Prize of the 2019 SEAS Senior Design Projects Competition. Project Title: On-Demand Hydrogen Production System

04/09/2019

Congratulations

Congrats to Tim Lee on his NSF GRFP Award!

03/20/2019

Congratulations

Congrats to our former labmate Grant Shao on his new job as Lab Operations Engineer at the Stanford Nano Shared Facilities.

03/11/2019

Picture from TMS in San Antonio, Texas

03/10/2019

Hydropore

A novel ultrafine  and oxide-free nanoporous aluminum developped by John Corsi et al. may play a key role in large-scale sustainable hydrogen production by Hydropore, a  Penn startup.

03/01/2019

Welcome

Welcome to Martijn van der Pluijm, visiting student from the University of Groningen in the Netherlands.

02/28/2019

Sam’s oral presentation during ISMN3 2019 

02/23/2019

Third International Symposium on Nanoporous Materials by Alloy Corrosion

Philadelphia will be hosting the 3rd International Symposium on Nanoporous Materials by Alloy Corrosion on February 24-28, 2019
Organizers: Joshua Snyder (Drexel University), Ian McCue (Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab), Haijun Jin (Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences). Conference Website: http://www.chemeng.drexel.edu/snyderlab/symposium/index.html

02/20/2019

Congratulations

Congratulations to Alexander Pröschel et al. on their manuscript accepted for publication in the Journal of The Electrochemical Society

02/17/2019

Congratulations

Congratulations to Jinta Fu et al. on their manuscript accepted for publication in  JOM, The Journal of The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society 

01/21/2019

Congratulations

Congratulations to Manni Li et al. on their manuscript accepted for publication in Scripta Materialia.

12/15/2018

Some Pictures MRS Fall Meeting

11/25/2018

MRS Fall Meeting

Olivia, John, Sam, Jintao, Zeyu, Manni and Eric are attending the MRS Fall Meeting in Boston.
08/31/2018

Welcome

Welcome to our new Master students Kirtan Soni and Jiaqi Zhang.
07/23/2018

Congratulations

Congratulations to John Corsi on his Graduate Fellowship awarded by the Vagelos Institute for Energy Science and Technology (VIEST).
07/02/2018

Congratulations

Congratulations to Eric on his NSF EAGER Award!
06/14/2018

Congratulations

Congrats to Mark Cochrane on his Job offer at EOS Aurora (Grid-Scale Energy Storage)
06/13/2018

Congratulations

Congratulations to Jintao Fu et al. on their manuscript accepted for publication in ACS Applied Energy Materials.
05/18/2018

Congratulations

Congratulations to Lin Wang on her Masters Scholar Award!
05/06/2018

Welcome

Welcome to Dr Pengtao Sheng!
04/08/2018

Congratulations

Congratulations to Jintao Fu on the 2018 Penn Engineering Masters Research Award!
03/15/2018

Journal Cover

Hooman et al. work featured on the Cover of Chemistry of Materials.

03/09/2018

Congratulations

Congratulations to Heng Wei on his Masters Scholar Award!

02/26/2018

Journal Cover

Ke et al. work featured on the Cover of ACS Applied Nano Materials.

02/01/2018

Welcome

Welcome to our new master student researcher: Heng Wei!

01/10/2018

Congratulations

Congratulations to Hooman Yaghoobnejad Asl et al on their manuscript accepted for publication in Chemistry of Materials.

Upcoming events

Second International Symposium on Nanoporous Materials by Alloy Corrosion.
Date: September 23-27, 2016.
Location: Lake Bostal, Germany.
Symposium organizers: Jürgen Biener, Mingwei Chen, Jonah Erlebacher, Haijun Jin, Jörg Weissmüller.

Postdoctoral research opening

There is currently an opening in our lab for postdoctoral research in the area of Mg-ion battery. We are seeking for a highly motivated candidate with Ph.D. in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Material Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline. Desired experience: non-aqueous Mg electrochemistry or rechargeable  Mg-ion battery. This is an experimental research project but the candidate is expected to work in collaboration with the Computational Group led by Prof. Vivek B. Shenoy. Please send your C.V. and the contact of three references to Dr Detsi.
This position has been filled.

Graduate students openings

The 3DAFSN lab welcomes motivated graduate students of different educational backgrounds. Please contact the PI for more information about current research projects, but note that graduate students should apply for the PhD or Master program directly at the department of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE). Learn more about Penn Engineering PhD and Master programs.

Undergraduate research opportunities

Exciting research projects are available in our lab for highly motivated undergraduate students. If you are interested, please contact the PI for more information and send him your C.V. & transcript.