Research-Department of Materials Science and Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

MSE faculty conduct a wide range of experimental and theoretical research. The MSE faculty carry out research in all four areas of the MSE paradigm — Processing, Properties, Structure, Performance — and on all major materials types — Biomaterials, Ceramics, Composites, Metals, and Polymers. Much of the departmental research efforts can be categorized into various areas of focus:

  • Computational MSE
  • Electronic Materials
  • Iron and Steelmaking
  • Magnetic Materials
  • Materials for Energy
  • Microstructural Science
  • Nanomaterials
  • Soft Materials

Department faculty and students are also active participants in a number of interdisciplinary research centers