Meet Mahda Bagher, a 2022 doctoral graduate, whose journey has propelled her to the forefront of groundbreaking research in the realms of virtual reality (VR) and human-computer interaction (HCI).
WEMS was founded in 2019 by Kayla McCauley to address issues around gender disparity in STEM fields. The club, which started with 15 members and has since grown to include more than 55, is open to all students, and has expanded to support those in the LGBTQA+ community.
Elizabeth Olson will present "Theorizing Ableism and Care Through the Everyday Geographies of Caregiving Youth," at the Department of Geography's Coffee Hour lecture series.
Jerry Berkebile, president of Augustin Exploration LLC, in Midland, Texas, is the 2023 recipient of the Colleen Swetland Alumni Achievement Award given by the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences (EMS) Graduates of EMS (GEMS) Board of Directors.
Recently tenured and promoted Penn State faculty across the University were honored Oct. 2 through Penn State’s Promotion and Tenure Recognition Program, now in its 21st year.
Younes Shekarian, a doctoral degree candidate in EME received the SME Ph.D. Fellowship grant from the Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME).
Benjamin O’Donnell, undergraduate student studying materials science and engineering, received the 2023 Ellwood Metallurgy Scholarship, which also included a paid summer internship with the company.
Nitin Samarth, professor of physics and of materials science and engineering at Penn State has been selected as the Verne M. Willaman Professor of Physics.
A team of Penn State researchers is developing a novel electronic tongue that mimics how taste influences what we eat based on both needs and wants, providing a possible blueprint for AI that processes information more like a human being.
A multi-institutional project led by a Penn State researcher is focused on developing an all-in-one semiconductor device that can both store data and perform computations.