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Seal to Become a Trustee Chair

August 16, 2019
Congratulations to the three new Trustee Chairs who were honored at the UCF Board of Trustees meeting on July 20, 2017 – Mohamed Abdel-Aty, Sudipta Seal, and Stella Sung. Abdel-Aty is a Pegasus Professor and chair of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering, the deputy director of the Center for Advanced Transportation Systems Simulation, and an…

Barkam Recieves Graduate Student Award from Materials Research Society

November 4, 2017
Swetha Barkam has been awarded the Graduate Student Silver Award by the Materials Research Society. Barkam is one of just 27 graduate students selected from among the top universities to recieve this award. Barkam recieved her award and was commended for her presentation at the Awards Ceremony and Innovation in Materials Characterization Award Talk on…

Barkam Awarded First Place Sapphire Award

November 4, 2016
Swetha Barkam was selected for a Graduate Excellence in Materials Science Award for 2016. Specifically, Barkam was awarded fourth place overall, and first within the sapphire ranking division.

Barkam Receives Artistic Creativity Award

November 4, 2016
Swetha Barkam, a Ph.D. student in Seal’s research group will be awarded the Artistic Creativity award for the first annual ACerS PCSA Creativity Competition at Missouri University’s Department of Science and Technology.

Das Receives Young Investigator Award

November 4, 2016
Soumen Das, a member of Dr. Seal’s research group, has received a young investigator award for “International Conference on Ionizing Processes (ICIP 2016).” The conference will take place Oct. 10-14 at BNL. Das will present “Cerium Oxide as Radio-modifier.” You can view Seal’s research group members page here.

Students Win First Place at Graduate Research Forum

November 4, 2016
Three students from the NSTC, MSE, and AMPAC won first place at the 2016 Graduate Research Forum. Danielle Estes, NSTC: First Place, Health Sciences Category Rocky Brighton, NSTC/AMPAC: First Place, Health Sciences Category Craig Neal, MSE: First Place: Engineering, Computer Science, Simulation, Modeling, Optics, Math, & Physical Sciences Categories For more information about the 2016…

Barkam Awarded Travel Scholarship to Attend Summer School in France

November 4, 2016
Swetha Barkam has received a $1,000 travel scholarship from the American Ceramic Society to attend the European Ceramic Society’s Summer School in Limoges, France, June 23-25, 2016. The scholarship is an effort to help offset the costs of the program’s attendance. This year’s summer school program will focus on issues and recent advances in process,…

Barkam Awarded Order of Pegasus

November 4, 2016
Swetha Barkam has been selected for induction into the Order of Pegasus Class of 2016. She will be recognized at the Order of Pegasus award ceremony on April 4, 2016. Order of Pegasus is the most prestigious and significant award a student can attain at the University of Central Florida. Order of Pegasus recognizes exemplary…

Student Wins Research Poster Award

October 4, 2016
Materials engineering student Nileshi Saraf won second prize in the materials, devices and applied research category for her poster, “Role of Gold Nanoparticle Size and Shape on the Sensitivity of Aptasensor Development” at the 2016 FLAVS/FSM symposium. She was one of several members of Professor Sudipta Seal’s research group who participated in the poster presentations.…