May 2, 2018
The Air Force Office of Scientific Research and the Office of Naval Research have awarded 2018 National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowships to two graduate students in Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics Brian L. Wardle's necstlab - Ashley L. Kaiser and Frederick Daso - as well as five other MIT graduate students. They are among 69 fellows nationwide offered the highly competitive award. NDSEG Fellowships last for up to three years, covering full tuition and mandatory fees.
Please see also this excellent writeup on the MIT Materials Research Laboratory website :