A Sugar Hit to Help Destroy Cancer Cells

A Sugar Hit to Help Destroy Cancer Cells

Chemical engineers from the USC Viterbi School of Engineering have unlocked a fatal vulnerability in many cancer cells—sugar inflexibility.

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The 2020 Undergraduate Student Awards

The 2020 Undergraduate Student Awards

Motivated to engineer a better world for all humanity, USC Viterbi celebrates graduates who have pursued academic excellence and impacted their communities.

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Spectrum News: USC Professor Uses 3D Printers to Create Face Shields for Essential Workers

Andrea Armani was interviewed about her and colleagues’ efforts to collaborate with industry and produce PPE

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Research Team in Race to Develop COVID-19 Vaccine and Treatments

Research Team in Race to Develop COVID-19 Vaccine and Treatments

Researchers in the USC Viterbi Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science are joining the global research effort to develop a viable vaccine to halt the global pandemic.

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MFD Student Affairs Information During COVID-19 Remote Work Period

MFD Student Affairs Information During COVID-19 Remote Work Period

The Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science Student Affairs team is working remotely. Here is how you can contact them.

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Mork Family Department @ USC

At the Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials Science (MFD), our graduates are provided with a well-rounded engineering education to meet the needs of industry, academia and government labs; to conduct pioneering research; and to play an integrating and leadership role to the multi-disciplinary community of science and engineering.

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MFD Hosts Annual Welcome Event

The Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials Science hosted its annual welcome event for new and returning students on September 13 2019, at 10:30am. [Read more]

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A Sugar Hit to Help Destroy Cancer Cells

A Sugar Hit to Help Destroy Cancer Cells

Chemical engineers from the USC Viterbi School of Engineering have unlocked a fatal vulnerability in many cancer cells—sugar inflexibility.

Read More

The 2020 Undergraduate Student Awards

The 2020 Undergraduate Student Awards

Motivated to engineer a better world for all humanity, USC Viterbi celebrates graduates who have pursued academic excellence and impacted their communities.

Read More

Spectrum News: USC Professor Uses 3D Printers to Create Face Shields for Essential Workers

Spectrum News: USC Professor Uses 3D Printers to Create Face Shields for Essential Workers

Andrea Armani was interviewed about her and colleagues’ efforts to collaborate with industry and produce PPE

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