RPI Engineering

Yiping Wang received the MRS Graduate Student Silver Award

Yiping Wang recently received the MRS Graduate Student Silver Award, which is to recognize and honor “graduate students whose academic achievements and current materials research display a high level of excellence and distinction.” A graduate student of Prof. Jian Shi, he had also previously received the IEEE Nanotechnology Symposium Best Poster People's Choice Award.  He is currently a recipient of the prestigious RPI Presidential Fellowship. His research is focussed on epitaxy and elastic strain engineering of emerging functional materials and phases.