Materials science is an interdisciplinary field that studies solid matter – bringing chemistry, physics and engineering together to look at how materials can be used to advance our energy independence, medical devices and electronic devices such as flexible electronics.
Spotlight: Andrea Papaleo
Binghamton University '18, '19
BS in chemistry with materials emphasis
MS in materials science engineering
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MSE Alumni - Where are they now
Haniel Zhang (Fall 2018) is a postdoctoral researcher for Pacific Northwest National Laboratory working on in-situ liquid cell study of crystal growth.
Yingge Du, Ph.D.
Senior Research Scientist
Physical and Computational Sciences Directorate
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Mohammad A Islam, Ph.D.
Department of Physics
State University of New York at Oswego
In The News
Binghamton University earns "very high research" status in Carnegie Classifications joining other elite national universities.
Binghamton University ranks #13 for top STEM Universities in the country by Learn.org. Check out Best STEM Schools to find out why.
MSE Faculty Affiliate Scott Schiffres earns NSF career award: Mechanical engineer looks for alloys to dissipate heat more quickly than materials in current use
Exciting new battery research by Associate Professor and MSE Director Louis Piper makes the journal cover of Materials Chemistry A for the Royal Society of Chemistry.