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2017

June, 2017 Jin Wang defends his PhD Dissertation and is the first Ph.D. graduated from this group
May, 2017 Alice Hu (Undergraduate Student, MSE) joins CMMG as part of NSF REU program
April, 2017 CMMG presentations by Garvit and Avinash (invited) at the MACH Conference in Annapolis, MD
March, 2017 Avinash is the recipient of the 2017 Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP) AWARD for “Big d ata analysis of microstructural evolution under dynamic loading conditions” by the US Army Research Office.  More details can be found here.
February, 2017 CMMG presentations by Sumit and Avinash at the TMS Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA
January, 2017 CMMG Seminar, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC

2016

December, 2016 CMMG Seminar, Materials Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, INDIA
December, 2016 Jie Chen receives 2nd Place Student Poster Award, ‘Materials under Mechanical Extremes’ Symposium, MRS Fall 2016 Meeting, Boston, MA
December, 2016 CMMG presentations by Jin, Garvit, Sumit and Jie at the MRS Fall 2016 meeting in Boston, MA.
November, 2016 CMMG Seminar , Columbia University, NY
November, 2016: Invited presentations by Avinash at the 2016 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE), Phoenix, AZ, November 11-17 (2016)
August, 2016: Sergey Galitskiy (Graduate Student, MSE) joins CMMG.
Summer, 2016: Mohamad Daeipour (MSE, UConn) and Kareen Youssef (MSE, Northwestern University) join CMMG as part of the National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program.
May, 2016: Invited talk from CMMG at the  IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS2016), San Francisco, CA.
May, 2016: Deran Schweitzer (Graduate Student, Physics) joins CMMG.
April, 2016: CMMG presentations by Avinash, Garvit and Jie at the 2016 MACH Conference  in Annapolis, MD.
April, 2016: CMMG presentations by Garvit at the APS March Meeting  in Baltimore, MD.
January, 2016: Seminar, Weapons and Materials Research Directorat, US Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD.
January, 2016: Jie Chen awarded the 2016 GE Graduate Research Fellowship for Innovation.

2015

December, 2015: CMMG presentations by Jin, Garvit, and Jie at the MRS Fall 2015 meeting in Boston, MA.
November, 2015: CMMG presentations by Avinash at the ASME IMECE  meeting in Houston, TX.
October, 2015: CMMG Seminar, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Vermont.
August, 2015: Sumit Suresh (Graduate Student, MSE) joins CMMG.
June, 2015: CMMG presentation by Avinash, Garvit and Karoon at The nineteenth Biennial International Conference of the APS Topical Group on Shock Compression of Condensed Matter (SCCM-2015) in Tampa, FL.
June, 2015: Invited talk from CMMG at the International Conference on Computational and Experimental Engineering & Sciences (ICCES), Reno, NV.
April, 2015: Avinash Dongare: NSF Class of 2015 Early Career Engineers to Watch
March, 2015: Avinash Dongare chosen as the recipient of the 2015 Young Leaders Professional Development Award from the Structural Materials Division (SMD) of The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS)
March, 2015: CMMG presentation by Avinash at the TMS Annual meeting in Orlando, FL
January, 2015: Avinash Dongare receives the National Science Foundtaion (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award

2014

December, 2014: CMMG presentations by Avinash, Jin, Gabe, and Karoon at the MRS Fall 2014 meeting in Boston, MA.
September, 2014: Garvit Agarwal (Graduate Student, MSE) joins CMMG.
August, 2014: CMMG presentation at the 2D-Technology Applications-International Exchange, US Army Research Lab, Adelphi, MD.
July, 2014: Jie Chen (Graduate Student, MSE) joins CMMG.
July, 2014: Liang Dong accepts a post-doctoral position at University of Pennsylvania.
June, 2014: Invited talk from CMMG at the International Conference on Computational and Experimental Engineering & Sciences (ICCES), Changwon, South Korea.
Summer, 2014: Graduate students Gabriel Paun and Karoon Mackenchery intern at the US Army Research Laboratory, MD.
May 2014: Karoon Mackenchery graduates with a B.S. in MSE and joins CMMG as a Graduate Student in MSE.
April, 2014: CMMG presentation at the 2014 Mach Conference, Annapolis, MD.
February, 2014: Invited talk from CMMG at the TMS Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.

2013

November, 2013: CMMG presentation at the ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition in San Diego, CA.
November, 2013: Gabriel Paun (Graduate Student, MSE) joins CMMG.
November, 2013: Gabriel Paun (Graduate Student, MSE) joins CMMG.
September, 2013: Zhong Zheng (Visiting Researcher, IMS) works with CMMG for one year.
August, 2013: Karoon Mackenchery (Undergraduate Student, MSE) joins CMMG.
 August, 2013:  Jin Wang (Graduate Student, MSE) joins CMMG.
 Summer, 2013:  ORISE Faculty Fellow: US Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, MD.
 June, 2013:  Liang Dong (Postdoctoral Researcher, MSE/IMS) joins CMMG.
 May, 2013:  Invited talk from CMMG at the ARL-ARO miniworkshop, US Army Research Laboratory, Adelphi, MD.
 April, 2013:  CMMG presentation at the MRS UConn Chapter seminar Series at Storrs, CT
 March, 2013:  CMMG presentation at the APS March Meeting, Baltimore, MD.

2012

 December, 2012:  Seminar, Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune, INDIA.
 December, 2012: CMMG presentation at the fourth International Congress on Computational Mechanics and Simulation (ICCMS 2012), Hyderabad, INDIA.
November, 2012:  CMMG presentation at the MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, MA.
August, 2012: Avinash joins the Institute of Materials Science at UCONN as a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at UCONN.