Ms. Alpa Patel Wins in the Research/Service Competition

May 25, 2006 — Ms. Alpa Patel, a Ph.D. candidate working under the direction of Dr. Yen Wei, Herman B. Wagner Professor, at the Department of Chemistry, is the winner in the research/service competition for graduate students at Drexel University. She will be presented the Award at the Ceremony on Thursday June 1, 2006 in the Bossone Auditorium on Market Street. She has also won the American Institute of Chemists Graduate Achievement Award, which will be officially presented at the College of Arts & Sciences Honors Day held on Thursday, May 25, 2005 in Mandell Theater. She has also received several American Chemical Society Graduate Student Research and Poster Awards for her research work on nanostructured metal oxide, nanofibers, and enzyme- containing nanocomposites for biosensor and biocatalysis applications.