News & Features


Alumni build the world’s first consumer-ready OLED lamp

– aerelight™ – the world’s first organic LED lamp based on breakthrough research from U of T Materials Science & Engineering


I know what you did this summer

– MSE students tackle summer projects to develop innovative educational kits that translate materials science and engineering to their peers

Wang, Zhirui

Experts question the safety of wired glass

– Professor Zhirui Wang provides expert commentary on the safety of wired glass to the Globe and Mail

Perovic, Doug D.

What’s making glass fall from the sky in Toronto?

– Professor Doug Perovic tells CityNews Toronto of an inherent impurity that is causing glass to continue to fall from buildings in the city

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Honours & Awards

Erb, Uwe

Nanomaterials expert and educator inducted into Canadian Academy of Engineering

– Professor Uwe Erb honoured for distinguished contributions to engineering in Canada


Alumnus recognized for advancing clean steel technologies and leadership contributions to industry

– Dr. Hans Schade receives the 2014 Benjamin F. Fairless Award from the Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST)

Sadoway, Donald R.

Distinguished alumnus and materials educator recognized for effective use of new media in engaging students and the public

– Alumnus and MIT professor Donald R. Sadoway receives the 2014 Norm Augustine Award for Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Communications from American Association of Engineering Societies (AAES)

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