The prestigious Faculty Early Career Development Award (CAREER) from the National Science Foundation (NSF) is given to faculty members at the beginning of their academic careers and is one of NSF’s most competitive awards, placing emphasis on high-quality research and novel education initiatives.
Precision Manufacturing expert Johnson Samuel investigates the effect of bone microstructural components on its machining responses
Materials scientist Ying Chen seeks to develop new “Smart Metals” for use in energy harvesting, actuators and sensors, and robotics
Professor Xavier Intes is using non-invasive imaging technique to help identify and treat cancerous tumors.
Ganpati Ramanath has been named the John Tod Horton ’52 Professor of Materials Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Nanomaterials Expert Nikhil Koratkar Named the John A. Clark and Edward T. Crossan Professor of Engineering
Aerospace engineering and fluid dynamics expert Michael Amitay named the James L. Decker ’45 Endowed Chair in Aerospace Engineering
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Early Career Awards