• The 2019 James R. Rice Medal was awarded to Professor Pradeep Sharma, “for creative contributions to understanding the science underpinning flexoelectricity and its applications to engineered and biological systems.”
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  • Sana successfully defended her PhD thesis On September 29, 2018.
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  • Zainab successfully defended her PhD thesis On July 30, 2018.
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  • Congratulations to Sana! She was blessed with a new baby boy. Welcome to the world Youssef!
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  • Fatemeh Ahmadpoor got the Cullen College of Engineering Best Dissertation Award for Fall 2016.
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  • Congratulations to Zainab! She was blessed with a new baby boy. Welcome to the world Hussein Eli!
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  • Congratulations to Faezeh! She got married to Ehsan Irajizad!
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  • Sana Krichen received the Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award in the Cullen College of Engineering for 2015-2016.
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  • Matthew Zelisko got the Cullen College of Engineering Best Dissertation Award for Spring 2016.
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  • Pradeep Sharma received the 2015 Melville Medal from the ASME for his paper titled A theory of flexoelectric membranes and effective properties of heterogeneous membranes which was published together with Parnia Mohammadi (his former Ph.D student) and Prof. Liping Liu (Rutgers University) in the Journal of Applied Mechanics in January 2014.
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  • Pradeep Sharma received the 2015 Melville Medal from the ASME for his paper titled A theory of flexoelectric membranes and effective properties of heterogeneous membranes which was published together with Parnia Mohammadi (his former Ph.D student) and Prof. Liping Liu (Rutgers University) in the Journal of Applied Mechanics in January 2014.
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  • Qian Deng received the offer from Department of Engineering Mechanics at Xian Jiaotong University in China. He will join as an associate professor there in October 2015. Congratuations to Qian!
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  • Congratulations to Qian Deng! His paper Nanoscale flexoelectric energy harvesting received the 2015 ASME Energy Harvesting Best Paper Award! 
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