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Stretchable Silicon Recognized Among Top 10 Emerging Technologies

Thu, 03/16/2006 - 18:00   Potential applications of technology are wide-ranging, include devices that would be difficult with conventional electronics.

Salamon Featured In Nature Article

Wed, 03/15/2006 - 18:00   Quantum nature of magnetism, superconductivity discovered by Illinois, Los Alamos researchers.

Lewis Featured On Cover Of Soft Matter

Tue, 02/21/2006 - 03:39   Prof. Jennifer Lewis' research on 3D synthetic diatoms from ink writing assembled scaffolds featured.

Controlling the Thermal Stability of Thin Films by Interfacial Engineering

Tue, 01/24/2006 - 18:00   Controlling the characteristics of quantum well states at a quantum level is critical for thin film applications.

Stretchable Silicon Could Be Next Wave in Electronics

Sun, 12/11/2005 - 18:00   The next wave in electronics could be wavy electronics.

Martinez Named MacArthur Fellow

Tue, 09/20/2005 - 08:49   Chemistry professor, FSMRL investigator named 2005 MacArthur Fellow.

Dislocation-Driven Nanoscale Surface Pattern Formation: Atomic Volcanoes and Whirl Pools in Crystals

Thu, 08/11/2005 - 18:00   Approach for fabrication of spatially-ordered functional 2D nanostructures on surfaces of crystalline solids discovered.

Nuzzo Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Tue, 04/26/2005 - 15:00   Illinois professors Lamb, Nuzzo have been elected fellows of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Polyelectrolyte Inks for Direct Writing of 3-D Microperiodic Structures

Thu, 03/31/2005 - 18:00   Direct-write assembly of 3D microwebs comprised of charged polyelectrolyte filaments demonstrated using fluid inks

Nanoparticle Mediated Colloidal Epitaxy Yields Crack-free Colloidal Crystals

Thu, 02/17/2005 - 09:00   Study of the epitaxial assembly of crack-free 3-D colloidal crystals performed.

Coherent X-ray Diffraction from Cubic Silver Single Nanocrystals

Wed, 01/19/2005 - 18:00   Microfocus techniques allows extended synchrotron x-ray-based nanocrystal imaging work to significantly smaller lengths.

Imaging Single, Individual Macromolecules

Tue, 08/03/2004 - 17:00   Imaging technique that uses electron diffraction waves to improve both resolution, sensitivity to small structures developed.

Discovery of Hidden Order in High-Tc Superconductors

Tue, 07/20/2004 - 18:00   Researchers show that when heated, the orderly superconducting dance of electrons is replaced by a distinct type of movement.

Crystallographic Control in Biomineralized Inorganic Nanostructures

Tue, 07/06/2004 - 18:00   Structural features of biological molecules can be imprinted on inorganic crystals using a biomineralization procedure.

Cluster Simulation Algorithm for Complex Fluids

Tue, 06/22/2004 - 16:00   Monte Carlo method known as geometric cluster algorithm has been developed to simulate the behavior of colloids.