Vinoy Thomas, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, received the 2019 Graduate Dean’s Award for Excellence in Mentorship.

He was presented the award by UAB Graduate School Dean Lori McMahon, Ph.D., in a ceremony on April 2.

Thomas mentors a number of graduate students, directing their work as they contribute to his research into polymer composites, biomaterials, and nanomaterials.

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2020: The year in photos

2020: The year in photos

Each year, UAB’s official photographers capture tens of thousands of images as they document the incredible variety of events and personalities that make up our community. Here are some of our favorite photos of some of the most dramatic months in UAB history.

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