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News

 

9.17.2014

Dr. Wong and the team were featured in the front page of Centre Daily Times!! Congratulations!

 

8.19.2014

Dr. Wong has been named as one of the world's top 35 Innovators Under 35 by MIT Technology Review!  Congratulations!!!  Dr. Wong would like to express his gratitude to his mentors, collaborators, and the Wong Research Group for the support of the research activities!!  See press release here and here.

 

8.5.2014

We welcome our newest group members who join us in the Fall 2014: Lin Wang and Victor Acero!!

 

6.30.2014

Dr. Wong has been selected to participate the National Academy of Engineering U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium!  Congratulations!!! See press release here and here.

 

6.1.2014

We welcome our newest group members who join us in the Summer 2014: Dr. Yu Huang, Luke Gockowski, and Kaylyn Hannon!! Welcome!!

 

4.9.2014

Dr. Wong has been selected as one of the 20 Outstanding Alumni in the Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering at The Chinese University of Hong Kong since its establishment in 1994.  Congratulations!!!

 

2.1.2014

We welcome our newest group members who join us in the Spring 2014: Houston Claure and Ashlee Palm!! Welcome!!

 

12.20.2013

Dr. Wong and the team have been selected for the CAREER award from the National Science Foundation! Congratulations!!  Announcements can be found here and here.

 

9.1.2013

We welcome our newest group members who join us in the Fall 2013: Dr. Shikuan Yang , Jon Wang, and Lisa Meier!  Welcome!!

 

7.31.2013

Dr. Wong and colleagues at Harvard University (Joanna Aizenberg's group)'s work on robust optical transparent slippery surfaces is now published in Nature Communications!

 

7.24.2013

We welcome our new team members who will be joining in the Fall 2013: Dr. Xianming Dai, Dr. Yu Huang, Ryan Sikorski and Birgitt Boschitsch!!  Welcome!

 

6.21.2013

We welcome undergraduate researcher, Nathan M. Custodio, to join our group!

 

5.15.2013

Dr Wong's co-edited MRS Bulletin special issue on Interfacial Materials with Special Wettability is now online! Please check it out!

 

4.24.2013

We welcome our first group of undergraduate researchers, Keiko Kato (UIUC, REU 2013) and Alexandre Blois, to join our laboratory!!

 

4.7.2013

Dr. Wong and colleagues at Harvard University (Joanna Aizenberg's group)'s work on mechanical switchable slippery surfaces is now published in Nature Materials!

 

3.26.2013

Dr. Wong is giving an invited lecture on nature-inspired liquid repellent materials at Michigan State University.

 

3.01.2013

Dr. Wong's interview on coffee ring research has been featured in Clinical Chemistry!

 

2.05.2013

Dr. Wong discusses about his work on bioinspired slippery surfaces at the Mechanical Engineering Seminar at Penn State.

 

1.02.2013

Our laboratory is now housed at the Materials Research Institute at the state-of-the-art Millennium Science Complex!

 

1.02.2013

Welcome Jing Wang and Nan Sun to join the Wong Laboratory!

 

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Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

Materials Research Institute

Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802

 

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