Tuesday, September 2, 2008

Liu Finalist for GEMS Award

Huinan Liu Selected As Finalist for the American Ceramic Society Graduate Excellence in Materials Science (GEMS) Award

Huinan Liu (Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, 2008) was selected as a finalist for the prestigious Graduate Excellence in Materials Science (GEMS) Award. Huinan completed her Ph.D. under the direction of Prof. Thomas J. Webster (Materials, Biomedical Engineering, and Orthopedics) determining the potential of nanostructured ceramic polymer composites for regenerating bone. Huinan will give her award winning presentation at the MS&T’08 (Materials, Science and Technology Annual Conference) this Oct. 5 – 7, 2008 in Pittsburgh, PA