2019 Scholarship Winner Feature – Hannah Spece

Drexel University Doctoral Student receives Philadelphia STLE Scholarship The Philadelphia Section of the STLE is pleased to award a scholarship to Hannah Spece, a doctoral student in Biomedical Engineering at Drexel University. Recent innovations in extrusion-based 3D printing (fused filament fabrication; FFF) have allowed for the manufacturing of high-temperature biopolymers such as polyetheretherketone (PEEK). Due Read More …

2019 Scholarship Winner Feature – Lu Fang

Philadelphia STLE Awards Scholarship to U. Penn Student The Philadelphia section of the STLE is pleased to award a $1,000 scholarship to University of Pennsylvania mechanical engineering graduate student Lu Fang. Fang is a graduate of Penn State, interned at ExxonMobil, and has now completed her second year at Penn. Under the direction of Prof. Read More …

2019 Scholarship Winner Feature – Haihuan Wang

U Penn Engineering Student Receives Philadelphia STLE Award The Philadelphia Section of the STLE is pleased to award a scholarship to U Penn Materials Science & Engineering student Haihuan Wang. Wang, who completed his first year as a Master degree candidate, is working under the direction of Prof. Shu Yang in collaboration with Prof. Rob Read More …

2019 Scholarship Winner Feature – Michael Algarra

STLE Section Awards Scholarship to Drexel University Undergraduate Student The Philadelphia Section of the STLE is pleased to award a scholarship to Michael Algarra, an undergraduate student in Biomedical Engineering at Drexel University. As a student focusing directly on Tissue Engineering, Michael finds that tribology is a huge driving factor in the design of any Read More …

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 …