Contact Angle Symposium

Dr. Drelich attended 10th International Symposium on Contact Angle, Wettability and Adhesion that took place at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, New Jersey, on July 13-15. He replaced Sara Schellbach, who was originally scheduled to attend this meeting, and … Read More »

Impact Factor for SI

Surface Innovations journal received its first Impact Factor: 1.438. Although this number is not great yet, it will increase next year to about 2, as per our early estimate, and hopefully will continue to increase to much higher number in … Read More »

New PhD Candidate

We would like to welcome our new graduate student Zhiyong Yin. Zhiyong received his M.S. degree in Metallurgical and Materials Engineering at Montana Tech in May 2016. This is his second M.S. degree and the first one he received at … Read More »

Bioabsorbable Stents Bioabsorbable Stents
We search for new biodegradable alloys that could revolutionize cardiovascular stent industry.
Antibacterial Materials Antibacterial Materials
We invented new inexpensive antibacterial material and explore its potential applications in water filtration, food packaging, and many others.
RHX Ceramic Dating RHX Ceramic Dating
We study the rates of rehydration and rehydroxylation processes for fired clay-based ceramics as a tool for dating ceramic archeological artifacts.
Smart Surfaces Smart Surfaces
We architecture nanostructures, nanotubes, and molecular layers to control wetting or other properties of surfaces.
Mineral and Materials Processing Mineral and Materials Processing
We have a long tradition of development and testing physical separation technologies for selective recovery of minerals from ores, plastics from waste, and cellulose fibers from wastepaper.


Professor Jaroslaw (Jarek) Drelich

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