Rachel Wins Praxair Exceptional TA Award

Rachel Nye was selected to receive the Praxair Exceptional Teaching Assistant Award for the Fall 2019 semester! She TA’d with Dr. Parsons for CHE 717: Chemical Reactor Design last semester for the first year graduate students. The Praxair Award, sponsored by Praxair, Inc., is given out every semester to a student who demonstrates instructional effectiveness […]

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Jung-Sik Featured as AIF User Spotlight!

Jung-Sik Kim was featured in the Student User Spotlight at NCSU’s Analytical Instrumentation Facility (AIF) this January. He  frequently uses the Verios SEM, TEM, FIB, XRR, and XPS to characterize thin film nucleation in his ALD/MLD research. The AIF website features a nice article about Jung-Sik and his work on MLD of polyurea. Read the […]

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Hwan Oh Joins the Group!

We are very excited to have Hwan Oh, a first year PhD student, join the Parsons Group! Hwan is from Seoul, South Korea, and studied chemical engineering an the University of Seoul before coming to NC State to pursue his PhD. He will be working with Sarah and Heather on MOFs.  

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Goodbye Lunch For Zijian

The Parsons Group celebrated one last lunch with Zijian last week on a beautiful Fall day. Check out those colors! Zijian finished his work on MOFs here as a visiting PhD student, and will be returning to his home university in China to finish his doctorate program there. We really enjoyed having you as part […]

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SK’s Work Highlighted as SRC Student Innovation

SK has been selected to present his research at the International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM) in San Francisco this year! This organization focuses on research in the fields of semiconductor materials, devices, processing, metrology, and modeling in conjunction with the Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC). SK will be presenting in a special poster session that highlights […]

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Siyao Completes Internship at TE Connectivity

Siyao Wang spent twelve weeks this summer in Fremont, California working with TE Connectivity. TE is a technology company that develops sensors and connectivity components suitable for use in harsh environments. Siyao worked in the Printed Electronics Group of Corporate Technology, where she was responsible for developing formulations of conductive inks and characterizing the associated […]

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2019 SRC TechCon in Austin, Texas

The Parsons’ Group had several presentations and posters at the 2019 Semiconductor Research Corporation’s (SRC) annual TechCon in Austin, Texas. Wenyi, Holger, SK, Justin, and Rachel each had a presentation on their research and how it relates to semiconductor manufacturing. This conference is also a great networking opportunity with many prominent semiconductor companies. IBM and […]

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ALD 2019 Conference is a Success!

Several Parsons members gave presentations at the AVS ALD 2019 conference last week in Bellevue, Washington. SK, Rachel, and Justin each presented about their current work in ALE, MLD, and oMLD, respectively. Check out the photos below of each student giving their presentation!       With the numerous students, professors, and industrial employees at […]

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Holger at Quantum Summer School in PSU

Congrats to Holger who just returned from his two weeks at the Quantum Science Summer School (QS3) at Penn State University! He learned all about quantum-related fields, and at the end he presented a poster on his work here in the Parsons Group about thermal area-selective deposition of thin films. Way to go Holger!   […]

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