Student Awards

Tony Yin (current Ph.D. student) placed 2nd in the 2020 TMS Annual Meeting and Exhibition, Biological Materials Science Student Poster Competition located in San Diego, CA, for his poster titled: “Microsphere calcium phosphate cements to improve injectability and 3D-printability of dental biomaterials”


Sierra Freitas and Lauren Kochaver (current undergraduate researchers) received the Best Presenter Award at the 2019 ASME IMECE Poster Competition located in Salt Lake City, UT, for their poster titled: "Porous helical and Bouligand scaffolds fabricated by low strength magnetic freeze casting"


Paul Wadsworth (M.S. 2019) won the 2019 TMS Annual Meeting and Exhibition, Biological Materials Science Student Poster Competition located in San Antonio, TX, for his poster titled: “3D printing bioinspired composite materials with ultrasound directed self-assembly”


Jerry Howard (current undergraduate researcher) placed 3rd in the 2019 TMS Annual Meeting and Exhibition, Biological Materials Science Student Poster Competition located in San Antonio, TX, for his poster titled: "Calcium phosphate microspheres: A novel approach to calcium phosphate cements"


Taylor Ogden (M.S. 2019) won the 2018 TMS Annual Meeting and Exhibition Biological Materials Science Student Poster Competition located in Phoenix, AZ, for his poster titled: “Freeze casting of bioinspired porous ring structures through ultrasound directed self-assembly”