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Andrea Hodge, Arthur B. Freeman Professor and Chair

Creating the Materials of the Future Using Machine Learning
A new M.S. degree in the Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at USC Viterbi will prepare graduates to lead the creation of advanced materials using machine learning and artificial intelligence.
Diving Below the Surfaces of Cells to Fight Diseases
Wade Zeno explores how cell membranes may hold the key to treating some of our most challenging diseases.
Advanced Materials Research for Secure Communications Receives $3.75 Million in Funding
USC Viterbi researchers will explore cutting-edge materials thanks to support from the Department of Defense's Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative.
Breakthrough in Quantum Photonics Promises a New Era in Optical Circuits
A world-first method to enable quantum optical circuits that use photons heralds a new future for secure communication and quantum computing.
Transforming Oil Wells into Batteries for the Sun and Wind
USC Viterbi researchers want to convert idle oil and gas wells into much-needed storage for sustainable energy, making California's blackouts a thing of the past.
From DIY Toys to Cutting Edge Materials: Ph.D. Student Receives National SHPE Prize
Advanced materials researcher Emily Anne Vargas has been honored for her contributions to the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers.
Viterbi K-12 STEM Outreach: From Molecular Modeling to Addressing Social Problems Using AI to Fighting Hate Speech
Even in the midst of the pandemic, USC Viterbi professors continued to prioritize K-12 outreach, engaging in projects aimed to foster learning and incite passion for science and engineering.
The Return of the Viterbi Awards
After last year's postponement because of COVID-19, the 42nd annual event celebrated honorees General (retired) Ellen Pawlikowski, alumnus Juan Perez of UPS and Geena Davis.
PANTHER Program Receives $10 million in Funding from Office of Naval Research
Armani Lab to contribute to national effort to detect traumatic brain injuries.
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