Penn State’s $1.034B in research expenditures has broad, wide-ranging impact
Penn State reached a record $1.034 billion in research expenditures during fiscal year 2021-22, an overall 4.1% increase from the previous year. The funding, which comes from federal and state agencies, industry sponsors, private donors, the University and other sources, advances research innovations and enables Penn State faculty and students to push the boundaries of discovery, bringing experiences into the classrooms, and offering a world-class education to undergraduate and graduate students.
MVC15: Voting open for People's Choice Award
MVC 15 winners to be announced at Palmer Museum Art After Hours: Experimenting with Art + Data
Thursday, March 30 from 5 to 8 p.m.
6:00 p.m. Presentations from past winners MVC winners
6:15 p.m. MVC15 winners announced
Experience the museum as a laboratory for interdisciplinary collaboration by exploring connections between art and data! Engage with an installation by the SciArt Group from the Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences and learn about the art of data visualization from participants in the Materials Visualization Competition (MVC). Refreshments and gallery activities will be offered.
Tour of Steidle building with Materials Science and Engineering Professor Jon-Paul Maria
Join Materials Science and Engineering Professor Jon-Paul Maria for a virtual tour of the Steidle building on the Penn State University Park campus. The building was completely renovated in 2016 and is home to the Department of Materials Science and Engineering's administrative offices, many research groups laboratories, undergraduate laboratories and computer lab, meeting space and classrooms.
The Department of Materials Science and Engineering is dedicated to maintaining an environment free of harassment and free of discrimination for all people, especially those marginalized because of their identity status. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusive excellence that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational and institutional benefits of diversity, and engage all individuals to help them thrive.