Materials Research Laboratory at Illinois


Current News

Dr. Mohammad Ali and MRL Director Professor Paul Braun
Research being done at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is making lifesaving chemical detection a possibility.
Physics Professor Nadya Mason
DSSG is a program of education and study introducing outstanding science and engineering professors to U.S. security issues.
Professor David Cahill, Department Head of Materials Science and Engineering
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have uncovered laser light that alters metal magnetization.

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We are at the forefront of interdisciplinary research in materials science, with top-notch faculty, students and facilities.