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APS graduate student recognized by global society

June 21, 2022

APS graduate student recognized by global society Liang Zhao recognized by European Materials Research Society with Best Young Researcher award. Graduate student Liang Zhao has been awarded Best Young Researcher by the European Materials Research Society (E-MRS) at its most recent meeting … Continued

Engineering the entrepreneurial mindset

June 14, 2022

Engineering the entrepreneurial mindset Carolina’s Department of Applied Physical Science wins two grants from the Kern Family Foundation, building on its applied sciences and engineering minor and wider efforts to highlight entrepreneurial-minded learning and problem-based education at UNC-Chapel Hill and … Continued

New minor teaches major skills in engineering, entrepreneurship

June 10, 2022

New minor teaches major skills in engineering, entrepreneurship As the first students graduate with Carolina’s new applied sciences and engineering minor, they are equipped with an entrepreneurial mindset and the engineering skills to thrive in both industry and graduate school. … Continued

All in the eyes

May 20, 2022

All in the eyes Vincent Curtis, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Applied Physical Sciences, uses light to monitor arousal with new technologies that could one day assist patients affected by neuropsychiatric and neurological disorders. The human brain is … Continued

Anna Engelke wins UNC Pinnacle Award

January 24, 2022

Anna Engelke has a passion for lifelong making that propels her to help Carolina faculty and students unleash their inner creativity at UNC-Chapel Hill’s makerspaces. It’s her love of making – and her commitment to sharing it with others – … Continued