Over 30 Princeton University Faculty members and researchers, and 500 people of the public, participated on April 8 in this fun, engaging and bilingual Science Day at the Public Library. Families were able to interact with our scientists and engineers both in English and Spanish and learned from the many table-top activities focused on Materials and Nano Science.
On April 1, PCCM Professors Clifford Brangwynne, Rodney Priestley and their teams presented an exceptional show for families on the characteristics, differences and uses of biological and synthetic polymers.
Over 500 visitors attended Materials Science Day on November 12, 2016, discovering and learning about hydrophobic materials, thin films, computer memories, quantum diamonds and much more! Over 30 Princeton University scientists and engineers presenting table-top activities about new and exciting research in materials science.
PCCM's annual Holiday Science Lecture was held Dec. 17, 2016, with Prof. Howard Stone, Prof. Bonnie Bassler and the PCCM team. This popular lecture featured the science of bubbles and surfaces, and why some love water and others hate it.
PCCM held the second annual Poster Night on October 19, 2016. The evening poster session featured 30 graduate students and postdocs presenting their cutting-edge research in materials science. Congratulations to our winners Mallika Randeria, Mattias Fitzpatrick and Wesley Reinhart!
The 2017 REU program will begin on Monday, June 12 and end on Friday, August 11. The application period for our Summer 2017 REU program is now open.