Michelle Marrero Third Place in the Poster Competition held during the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference
"Effect of NbB2 nanoparticles on the Portevin-Le Chatelier phenomenon in Al- Mg alloys," Michelle Marrero, University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez, et al.
Our team won first and third place in the Video Competition held during the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference
"Nanotechnology in cement replacement" video won First Prize in the video competition. The Nanowelders and the Polymer Team shared the Third Prize.
Chapter of Excelence Award!
Winner of the TMS Technical Division Graduate Student Poster Contest
LMD: “Study of Aluminum Matrix Composite (AMC) Used in the Deposition of Thin Films by RF Sputtering Magnetron,” Ulises Barajas, University of Puerto Rico, et al.
Winner of the TMS Technical Division Undergraduate Student Poster Contest:
“Photo-degradation of Atrazine with Recycled Glass Filter Functionalized with TiO2,” Luis Laracuente, University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez, et al.
Héctor Colón won the First Prize in the Poster Competition held during the 6th Convention of Chemical Engineering Students of Puerto Rico.
"Strengthening of Aluminum with Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes by Mechanical Alloying and Sintering." Héctor Cólon, University of Puerto, Mayagüez, et. al.
Javier Martínez member of Material Advantage won first place at NEA Science Day
Javier Martínez (Mech. Eng.), won the First Place in the Poster Competition organized by the North East Alliance Science Day on March 19 at UPRM. Javier's poster titled "Synthesis and Characterization of Bio-Composite and Ferroelectric Nanoparticles" was co-authored by Amarilis Declet, Nelson Sepúlveda, and Carolyn Ortiz. This project is led by graduate student Amarilis Declet. Congrats to Javier and his team!!