By Jane Stoyle Welch
Published June 8, 2021
Deborah D.L. Chung, a professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, was recently named one of the best material scientists worldwide. According to the 2020 Stanford University ranking, of the 177,931 researchers in the material science field, Chung is No. 14. She was also ranked No. 1 among all female materials scientists worldwide.
Chung was also featured in the American Carbon Society’s quarterly newsletter for her breakthrough work on carbon science. The article is available here (see page 3) and a video that explains the project is available here.