Student News


MSE Student wins 2014 Baker Award for Fuel Cell Research at Fuel Cell Seminar

LOS ANGELES - University of Utah Materials Science & Engineering student Lei Zhang (Ph.D. candidate) was honored at the 2014 Fuel Cell Seminar MORE ...

Department News


Utah team's new sensor could 'sniff out' dangerous chemicals

SALT LAKE CITY — New technology developed at the University of Utah could soon help emergency response teams detect dangerous gases and MORE …


Message from the Department Chair

 The Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Utah is the only ABET accredited Materials Science and Engineering program in the State of Utah.

We offer a comprehensive materials science and engineering curriculum, state of-the-art laboratory facilities and faculty with diverse research backgrounds. Our undergraduate program prepares students interested in advance degrees or working for high-tech industries.  Our graduate research. The faculty and staff are dedicated to give our students a memorable and life-changing experience studying and researching the wonderful world of materials.

Feng Liu
Professor and Chair

Department Calendar

March 16-22: Spring Break (No Classes)

April 10: Senior Banquet, 6pm

April 28: Classes End

April 29: Reading Day

April 30-May 7: Finals Week

May 7: Convocation, 6:30pm

May 8: Commencement, 9am


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The Undergraduate Materials Science & Engineering program is accredited by: The Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET >>>