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.

The MFD fosters and cultivates synergies among the three degree programs, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science and Petroleum Engineering, to further research and development in energy production and delivery, nanotechnology, biochemical processes and medical devices.

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In Brief

  • 2017 Viterbi Annual Faculty and Staff Awards 

    Congratulations to Heather Alexander who was recently honored at the Viterbi Annual Faculty and Staff Awards Luncheon held on Tuesday, April 25th at Town and Gown. Alexander received the Dean Staff Award for Excellence.

  • 2017 Viterbi Annual Faculty and Staff Awards 

    Congratulations to Professor Jongseung Yoon who was recently honored at the Viterbi Annual Faculty and Staff Awards Luncheon held on Tuesday, April 25th at Town and Gown. Yoon received a Junior Research Award.

  • 2017 MFD Senior Dinner

    On April 28, the Mork Family Department graduating seniors joined our faculty and staff members at El Cholo to celebrate their upcoming commencement. Best of luck in your very bright futures and always remember to Mork On!!!

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Andrea Armani Named OSA Fellow

Professor Armani was recognized for her contributions to integrated photonics with applications in telecommunication and chemical and biological detection

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In memoriam: Nobel laureate George Olah, 89

The lauded USC scientist won the 1994 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

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