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8th Annual AIF Best Paper Award Winners

Please join us in congratulating the 2020 winners!  The AIF holds a contest each year for the best papers written by students. This year, we...

Cool Science: Understanding How Materials Behave in Extreme Environments

Radiation induced damage causes premature failure of materials in critical and extreme environments. Understanding the mechanisms that produce damage and designing materials in ways that...

AIF Program Specialist Wins COE Award of Excellence

Anna Lumpkin is recognized as a 2020 winner of the NC State College of Engineering Award for Excellence. Anna is one of only two winners in...

Meet Michael Spencer

Tell me a little about yourself! I am a 4th year PhD student in Materials Science and Engineering, working in Dr. Veronica Augustyn’s research group....

Meet Milad Shamsi

Tell me a little about yourself! I am a second-year Ph.D. student in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, working under Dr. Michael D. Dickey and Dr....