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During the 2012-2013 academic year, 1,250 students studied abroad in 49 countries. Students, faculty and staff who want to learn more about global education and study abroad at Carolina are invited to attend the USC Study Abroad Fair, Friday, September 6, 10 am to 3 pm, in the Russell House Ballroom. Learn more >
...Dr. Guiren Wang (ME) on being awarded $137,374 by the National Science Foundation (NSF) for his project entitled, "Collaborative Research: Deciphering Induced-Charge Electrokinetics: Multiscale Simulations and Nanoscale Flow Characterization." This is a single-PI grant!
...Dr. Nicole Berge (CEE) on being awarded $197,943 by NSF for her project entitled, "NUE: Nanotechnology LINK: An integrated approach for nanotechnology education: End-of-life management of nanomaterial-containing wastes."
...Dr. Esmaiel Jabbari (ChE) on being awarded $340,422 by National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases (NIAMS)/NIH for his project entitled, "Microengineered Osteoinductive and Vasculogenic Scaffold."
CEC in the News...
...Dr. Csilla Farkas (CSE) was features in a cyber security news story on WIS TV, "Lawyers group wants assurances SLED has computer backup system."
...Dr. Krishna C. Mandal (EE) will give an invited talk entitled, “4H-SiC Schottky barrier devices for high resolution nuclear detection,” at the 2013 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium (NSS), Medical Imaging Conference (MIC), and 21st International Conference on Room-Temperature Semiconductor X and Gamma-Ray Detectors (RTSD), at the COEX Convention Center in Seoul, South Korea.
...Sandeep K. Chaudhuri, Kelvin J. Zavalla, and Dr. Krishna C. Mandal (EE), co-published, “Experimental determination of electron-hole pair creation energy in 4H-SiC epitaxial layer: Ab absolute calibration approach,” in Applied Physics Letters.