2018 Scholarship Winner Feature – Sankalp Kota

STLE Section Awards Scholarship to Drexel University Doctoral Student The Philadelphia Section of the STLE is pleased to award a scholarship to Sankalp Kota, a doctoral student in Materials Science and Engineering at Drexel University. Working under the direction of Prof. Michel Barsoum, Kota is studying the manufacture and properties of atomically-layered MAX -phase like Transition Metal Read More …

2018 Scholarship Winner Feature – Mark Petrovic

STLE Section Awards Scholarship to Drexel University BS/MS Student The Philadelphia Section of the STLE is pleased to award a 2018 scholarship to Mark Petrovic, a BS/MS student in Drexel’s Material Science and Engineering Department. Working under the direction of Dr. Michele Marcolongo, Petrovic is studying novel materials for bone scaffolding known as Nano Fiber Shish-Kabobs Read More …

2018 Scholarship Winner Feature – Lovlesh Kaushik

STLE Section Awards Scholarship to University of Maryland Graduate Student The Philadelphia Section of the STLE is pleased to award a scholarship to Lovlesh Kaushik, a master’s student in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Maryland. Selecting the right lubricant for electrical contact applications is a challenge because of the effect that lubricants can have on Read More …

2018 Scholarship Winner Feature – Maria Natalia Noriega

STLE Section Awards Scholarship to Drexel University Undergraduate Student The Philadelphia Section of the STLE is pleased to award a scholarship to Maria Natalia Noriega, an undergraduate student studying Materials Science and Engineering at Drexel University. As part of Drexel University’s Cooperative Program, Natalia worked at INSA’s Materials Laboratory where she designed silicone formulations for additive Read More …

2018 Scholarship Winner Feature – Abhiram Karuppur

STLE Section Awards Scholarship to Princeton University of Pennsylvania Undergraduate Student The Philadelphia Section of the STLE is pleased to award a scholarship to Princeton undergraduate Abhiram Karuppur. Karuppur is entering his senior year, majoring in Chemical and Biological Engineering with a focus on energy and the environment. He has an outstanding academic record, having Read More …

2018 Scholarship Winner Feature – Ji Lang

STLE Section Awards Scholarship to Villanova University Doctoral Student The Philadelphia Section of the STLE is pleased to award a scholarship to Ji Lang, a Villanova University doctoral student in Mechanical Engineering. Lang was awarded a $1,500 scholarship from the Philadelphia Section of the Society of Tribologists & Engineers (STLE) in recognition of his academic Read More …

2018 Scholarship Winner Feature – Lisa Mariani

STLE Section Awards Scholarship to University of Pennsylvania Doctoral Student The Philadelphia Section of the STLE is pleased to award a scholarship to Lisa Mariani, a doctoral student in Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics at the University of Pennsylvania. Lisa’s research investigates additive manufacturing (3D printing) and mechanics of nanocellulose materials, which have applications in Read More …