November 2020: Harnoor selected as one of the finalists for the Frank J. Padden Jr. Award

SMIEL Ph.D. student Harnoor Singh Sachar has been selected as one of the finalists for the Frank J. Padden Jr. Award sponsored by the College of Polymer Science and Engineering, University of Akron. As a finalist, Harnoor will present his research in the 2021 Padden Award Symposium organized by the Division of Polymer Physics of …

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October 2020: Prof. Das is a part of a research team that receives funding from ARL

The project, which aims to advance Additive Manufacturing Technology, will provide the research team a total support of 22.8 million dollars for 5 years. The details can be found in this link: https://eng.umd.edu/news/story/umd-engineering-receives-228m-from-us-army-to-collaboratively-advance-additive-manufacturing-technology?fbclid=IwAR0QbXrHmsTZeOgxUETz7s_aKMExMiZrv_a95ViqnK4nnesDaK1mSaKxicw

October 2020: Prof. Das selected in UMD Research Leaders Fellows Program

“The University of Maryland’s Research Leaders Fellows Program is designed to accelerate the growth and potential of future research leaders at the University of Maryland through an intensive cohort-based leadership program with the goal of elevating the research career, productivity, and impact of UMD’s most promising researchers.” (https://research.umd.edu/researchleaders) Therefore, selection to this program is a …

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August 2020: Vishal Sankar Sivasankar successfully defends his M.S. thesis

Vishal Sankar Sivasankar siccessfully defends his M.S. thesis on the topic “Electrokinetic transport in nanochannels grafted with backbone charged Polyelectrolyte brushes”. Vishal is the 5th M.S. student graduating from the group. His M.S. thesis work resulted in two high quality publications (one in Physical Review E and one in Physics of Fluids)….that apart, he has …

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July 2020: Paper accepted in ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces

The paper employs molecular dynamics simulations for studying friction in graphene channels of height less than 1 nanometer as a function of graphene misalignment. The work is a collaborative work with University of Waterloo, and Dr. Enrique Wagemann (my former postdoc advisee and currently a faculty member in University of Concepcion, Chile) is the lead …

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