2017 Scholarship Winner Feature- Qiuyun Wang

Villanova Graduate Student Receives Section Award Villanova Mechanical Engineering graduate student Qiuyun Wang was presented with a $1,500 scholarship award from the Philadelphia Section of the STLE. Working under the direction of Prof. Qianhong Wu, Wang’s research is focused on the pressure generation and relaxation in soft porous media. Her work is applicable to many Read More …

2017 Scholarship Winner Feature-Renai Chen

Penn Chemistry Graduate Student Wins STLE Scholarship Renai Chen, a second-year chemistry graduate student working with Penn Chemistry Professor Abraham Nitzan, is applying quantum chemistry and molecular dynamics methodologies to study the theoretical mechanisms in electronic and thermal energy transport in molecular junctions and at molecular-metal interfaces. This is an interdisciplinary project combining chemistry and Read More …

2017 Scholarship Winner Feature- Kathryn Hasz

University of Pennsylvania Student Awarded Philadelphia STLE Scholarship Kathryn Hasz, a third-year graduate student in material science and engineering, received a $2,000 Philadelphia STLE scholarship award. Working in Professor Rob Carpick’s lab, Hasz uses atomic force microscopy to study the effect of the environment on the nano scale stick-slip friction of 2D materials. Hasz has Read More …

2017 Scholarship Winner Feature- Margot Farnham

STLE Philadelphia Section Award Scholarship to U. Delaware Student Margot Farnham, a first-year graduate student in Biomedical Engineering was named as one of the winners of the 2017 STLE Philadelphia Section’s Scholarship awards. Farnham is studying under the direction of Professor Christopher Price. Her research is focused on understanding “tribological rehydration”, the fluid mechanics of Read More …

2017 Scholarship Winner Feature- Shayandev Sinha

  University of Maryland Grad Student Wins STLE Philadelphia Scholarship Shayandev Sinha, a mechanical engineering graduate student at the University of Maryland was awarded a $2,000 scholarship by the Philadelphia Section of the STLE. Working under the supervision of Professor Siddhartha Das, Sinha is studying the adhesion and lubrication of polyelectrolyte brushes and membranes. Through Read More …

2017 Scholarship Winner Feature- Luke Nowlan

Philadelphia STLE Recognizes Villanova Student with $1500 Scholarship The Philadelphia Section of the STLE is pleased to award a $1,500 scholarship to Luke Nowlan, a Chemical Engineering major at Villanova University. Nowlan, who recently completed his sophomore year, has an outstanding academic record, including successfully completing a graduate level advanced organic chemistry class as a Read More …

New! Polo Shirts for Summer

Greetings Friends and STLE Members! I hope everyone is off to a fantastic start of the summer season! POLO SHIRTS FOR SALE! As a compliment to the warm weather, we invite you to check out these AWESOME STLE summer polo shirts custom-made for the Philadelphia Section STLE. These shirts are high-quality, 100% moisture-wicking polyester, and Read More …

Senior Business Development Manager located in Philadelphia, PA

Job Details: Northeast Region Opportunity At ChemPoint, the essential function of a Senior Business Development Manager is to establish and cultivate global supper relationships and identify, develop, and implement new product partnerships. In addition, the Senior Business Development Manager will identify and support other activities to expand ChemPoint’s business as needed. IN YOUR NEW CAREER Read More …

Product Marketing Manager, Americas with Houghton International, Inc. located in Norristown, PA

Job details: Summary of Position: Manage, support, and develop assigned regional product line/market combinations in focused industry segments in alignment with global strategic plan to achieve sales and profit objectives. Provide New Product Development Direction – stage gate (innovation) and One Gate (minor product modification/customization) products Job Responsibilities: Determine and review market requirements through focused Read More …

Junior Price Analyst- Houghton International, Inc. located in Norristown, PA

Job details: SUMMARY OF POSITION: The Junior Market Pricing Analyst is responsible for managing US and Canada product pricing data to ensure accurate, timely and efficient updating of data. This individual will generate pricing reports/analytics/tools and track profit improvement initiatives in an effort to monitor, control and/or improve pricing policies and profitability. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Customer / Read More …