Honors & Awards

 
 
Kueyoung Kim wins Honorable Mention in Singh Center REU poster session

Kueyoung Kim wins Honorable Mention in Singh Center REU poster session

Kueyoung Kim, a rising 2nd year in Chemistry at Penn State University, has won Honorable Mention for his poster presentation at the Singh Center for Nanotechnology NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) symposium. His poster was titled “Using shear stress to drive Diels-Alder cycloaddition”. Keuyoung had been working in the Carpick Lab over the summer […]

 
Lu Fang wins Best Student Poster award at Tribology GRC

Lu Fang wins Best Student Poster award at Tribology GRC

PhD Candidate, Lu Fang, was one of two students awarded “Best Student Poster” at the 2022 Gordon Research Conference on Tribology. The title of her award-winning poster was “Spatially-resolved mechanochemistry: Taking advantage of contact mechanics to understand how forces drive ZDDP tribofilm formation”.

 
Dr. Brandon McClimon interviewed for TLT cover story

Dr. Brandon McClimon interviewed for TLT cover story

Postdoctoral researcher, Dr. J. Brandon McClimon, offered his expertise on solid lubricants in the May 2022 issue of Tribology & Lubrication Technology, an STLE publication. Read the cover story, titled “Solid lubricants: Research into the molecular mechanisms” here.

 
Daniel Delghandi wins STLE Booser Scholarship

Daniel Delghandi wins STLE Booser Scholarship

The E. Richard Booser Scholarship, awarded by the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE), is awarded to high-achieving undergraduates who wish to pursue graduate degrees or a career in tribology. Daniel Delghandi is the recipient of the 2021-2022 scholarship.

 
Parker LaMascus & Daniel Delghandi awarded STLE scholarships

Parker LaMascus & Daniel Delghandi awarded STLE scholarships

The STLE Philadelphia chapter awarded individual scholarships to undergraduate research assistant, Daniel Delghandi, and doctoral student, Parker LaMascus, in recognition of their research in tribology.

 
Dr. Danny Sánchez awarded postdoctoral fellowships from ASEE & Penn

Dr. Danny Sánchez awarded postdoctoral fellowships from ASEE & Penn

Dr. Danny Sánchez joins the Carpick group with support from the the ASEE Engineering Postdoctoral Fellowship (eFellows) and the Penn Provost’s Postdoctoral Fellowship.

 
Prof. Carpick earns AVS Nanotechnology Recognition Award

Prof. Carpick earns AVS Nanotechnology Recognition Award

The Nanotechnology Recognition Award “recognizes members of NSTD for outstanding scientific and technical contributions in the science of fabrication, characterization, and fundamental research employing nanometer-scale structures, scanning probe microscopy, technology transfer involving nanometer-scale structures, and/or the promotion and dissemination of knowledge and development in these areas.” Read more about the award in Penn Engineering Today.