University of Tennessee - Knoxville
UT Knoxville prides itself on adding value to Tennessee — by educating its students, doing research and creative work that improves quality of life, and reaching out to share expertise with Tennesseans. The University of Tennessee stands in a class by itself as Tennessee's flagship institution and one of the United States' great public research universities.UT Knoxville buzzes with energy, ideas, and optimism. Great professors and students from throughout the world live and work in a friendly, safe campus community located in scenic East Tennessee. The campus and its signature "Hill" lure students with green space, nearby lakes, and vistas of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Areas of Interest include:
The College of Engineering
Established in 1838, the University of Tennessee's College of Engineering has a long tradition of commitment to excellence in scientific research and the training of engineering professionals. The college consists of seven departments of study, four nationally renowned research centers and over 100 state-of-the art laboratories.
-The Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
-The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
-The Min H. Kao Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
-The Department of Industrial and Information Engineering
-The Department of Materials Science and Engineering
-The Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering
-The Department of Nuclear Engineering
The Center for Materials Processing (See Related Content)CMP's research activities focus on the processing, structure, property and performance relationships for all classes of materials including metals, ceramics and polymers.
The major thrust areas of current research include:
* Nanoscience and technology
* Materials for advanced energy systems
* Materials for high performance applications
* Biomedical materials
* Polymer science and engineering
* Materials characterization