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Joe Casamento joining MIT as an Assistant Professor

Excited for Joe!  He has officially announced the next step in his career to start his own independent research group at MIT. https://dmse.mit.edu/news/2022/dmses-research-diversity-draws-new-faculty-member  

Congrats to Austin Hickman for being named an Activate Fellow!

Austin is among the 39 Activate Fellows this year announced in June 2022. "These 39 founders are turning their breakthroughs into businesses that could help industries, including manufacturing, energy, chemicals, computing, and defense, meet decarbonization and...

Congrats to Prof. Jena for being recognized a highly cited researcher

Each year, Clarivate™ identifies the world’s most influential researchers ─ the select few who have been most frequently cited by their peers over the last decade. In 2021, fewer than 6,700, or about 0.1%, of the world's researchers, in 21 research fields and across...

Austin Hickman wins Domer Dozen Award, NSF STTR grant for startup

Austin Hickman was recognized as a Domer Dozen recipient, an award given by the University of Notre Dame Alumni Association to 12 young alumni who have made significant contributions in the areas of faith, learning, service, or work. Austin was recognized on Notre...

2 Editor’s Picks by Jon and Celesta on Ga2O3 and AlGaO

Jon shows how to achieve thermally stable alpha-phase Ga2O3 and AlGaO. Celesta shows gamma phase is nearly ubiquitously present in beta-Ga2O3 in the presence of high level of dopants or nucleation layers - a tricky phase that can be easily confused with certain...