Department of Materials Science and Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Fruehan to Retire

Since 1980, Richard J. Fruehan has taught hundreds of Carnegie Mellon University students the fundamentals of metallurgical and materials science. He is known for decades of ... Read More »

Welcome to MSE

The Department of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) is one of seven academic departments in Carnegie Institute of Technology, the engineering college at Carnegie Mellon. MSE has a long and distinguished tradition in materials education and research, and today our faculty continue to address the more important and challenging issues at the forefront of science and technology.
Materials Science and Engineering is an interdisciplinary activity that applies the principles of basic sciences and engineering to understanding the behavior of materials, their development and applications. Both our undergraduate and graduate students are exposed to this interdisciplinary approach.

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 *Fridays, 11:30 am              Location - Doherty Hall 2315
February 17, 2017
Ray Baughman, Ph.D.
University of Texas, Dallas
The Evolution of Strong, Fast, Powerful, Durable and Cheap Polymer Artificial Muscles from Carbon Nanotube Muscles
Nanostructured Interfaces for Therapeutic Delivery

  • Spring M.S. & Ph.D. Application Deadline is November 15
  • Fall M.S. Application Deadline is January 15
  • Fall Ph.D. Application Deadline is December 15



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