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.
Rensselaer Professor Guohao Dai seeks to use 3-D cell printing technology to replicate the native environment of adult neural stem cells
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
Engineering Faculty Members
Early Career Awards