- Prototyping Workshop in Photos
The 2017 REACT cohort at GIANT was challenged with a three day workshop of hands-on tent prototyping.
- Welcome Lunch for 2017 Summer Students
On May 30, visiting French students from Grenoble, in the REACT program, and American undergraduates in the Singh Center REU program met their research mentors at a lunch on their first day at the University of Pennsylvania.
- Fellows Engage Public at STEM Events
REACT Fellows participate in various outreach events through the year. Melissa Vettleson and Ted Trigg shared their expertise and passion for science at Philadelphia Materials Day on February 4, 2017.
- REACT@Penn 2017 Photos
Photos from REACT@Penn, January 9, 2017
- Sessions for Bryn Mawr College and Villanova Students
REACT Fellows and BMC and Villanova students presented sessions to encourage undergraduates to apply for REACT’s summer research opportunity at GIANT. The BMC session was on November 18, 2016 and the Villanova session was on December 1, 2016.
- Meet the 2017 Fellows Lunch
The 2016 and 2017 cohorts of REACT Fellows were invited to meet each other and the REACT PIs over lunch on November 21, 2016.
- Solvay-REACT Connections Program Networking Event
We were very pleased that Drs. Joey Ruiz, Ganesh Sanganwar and Amit Sehgal joined our Penn-based Fellows for lunch on October 19, 2016. Although the Solvay-REACT Connections program is primarily based on virtual interactions, it was super to have an opportunity for some face-to-face discussion about REACT-related science and industry career paths.
- Summer Student Mentor-Mentee Lunch
The 2016 Cohort of Grenoble Students first met (in person!) mentors from their host labs on May 31, 2016. Grenoble students Maxence Bouvier, Maxence Bouvier, Julia Capdeville, SunJae Lee and Christophe Lutz are participating in 10 weeks of summer programming, along with Singh Center REU students. This programming is designed to complement the students’ research experience in Penn REACT labs.
- Philadelphia Science Festival Carnival
REACT members, PhD students Melissa Vettleson and Natalie Gogotsi and Professor Chris Murray, share their passion for science at the Philadelphia Science Festival Carnival, April 30, 2016, at Penn’s Landing.
- Senior Design Team
On April 22, 2016 the Senior Design Team presented their REACT-inspired research, “Surface Modifications for Dew Collection,” as part of the School of Engineering and Applied Science Senior Design Project Competition. On May 16, 2016, Sonya Kripke, Gracie Salmon and Jason Woo graduate. Congratulations to the team!! Thanks to Professor Karen Winey for overseeing their project.
2015-2016 Research Poster (Surface Modifications for Dew Collection)