Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Mission and Vision

Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering is to develop and disseminate understanding of structure-property-processing-perfor­mance relationships for engineering materials through instruction and research.

Mission Vision

The department will be a nationally recognized leader in the education of stu­dents at the undergraduate and graduate level in the field of materials science and engineering. Its graduates will attain prominence in industry, government service, and academia. Its faculty will be nationally recognized for scholarship in both instruction and discovery.