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Cathy Murphy, MRS Fellow Class of 2017

MRL Associate Director Catherine Jones Murphy Named MRS Fellow

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 09:31   This lifetime appointment by the MRS seeks to recognize outstanding members making ongoing, distinguished contributions.
Assistant Professor in Materials Science and Engineering Pinshane Huang

Assistant Professor Pinshane Huang Receives 2017 MSA Albert Crewe Award

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 11:09   This award, from the Microscopy Society of America (MSA), represents a major recognition by the winner’s colleagues.
Jessica Krogstad, assistant professor of materials science and engineering

Jessica Krogstad and Robert Maass Receive NSF CAREER Awards

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 03:17   Two assistant professors in materials science and engineering recently received NSF CAREER awards for new research.
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Middle School Kids Learning STEM for Engineering Open House

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 10:45   With guidance from the MRL and other scientists and engineers across campus, these young students built—and broke—bridges.
The ESCO Project is underway at MRL.

Smarter Energy Consumption at MRL Underway

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 05:15   Big, energy-saving changes with big benefits are happening within MRL.
Chemistry Professor Prashant Jain

MRL Central Facilities Used in Nanoclusters Research

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 05:08   Professor Prashant Jain's research group found that ultrasmall nanoclusters could help next-gen lithium ion batteries.
Pinshane Huang's Locker Exhibit, Illustrating Her Life as a Person and Scientist

MatSE Assistant Professor Pinshane Huang Featured in Wonder Materials Exhibit

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 09:59   Pinshane Huang is inspiring the next generation of scientists through the Museum of Science and Industry in Manchester.
Light responsive display

Dual-function Nanorod LEDs could make Multifunctional Displays

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 05:27   Cellphones and other devices could soon be controlled with touchless gestures and charge themselves using ambient light.
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Former MRL Director Jennifer Lewis Elected to National Academy of Engineering (NAE)

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 09:17   Congratulations to Jennifer Lewis, former MRL Director, for being elected to the NAE February 8, 2017.
MRL's New Nanoscribe 3D Laser Lithography System

Additional Research Opportunities at MRL with New 3D Micro-Printing Machine

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 09:13   A new Nanoscribe 3D laser lithography system has recently been added to the MRL Central Research Facilities.
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MRL Professor Xiuling Li Named IEEE Fellow

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 07:51   IEEE has elevated Professor Xiuling Li to the status of IEEE Fellow for her contributions to semiconductor nanomaterials.
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Chen Provides a Glimpse of the 'Forgotten Nanoscale' during RAEng Fellowship Visit to Manchester

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 06:54   Assistant Professor Qian Chen delivered a lecture at the University of Manchester on the 'forgotten nanoscale.'
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Ewoldt Named a Presidential Early Career Awardee

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 03:05   Faculty and MechSE Assistant Professor Randy Ewoldt was one of 102 scientists and researchers recognized by President Obama.
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Wired In: Paul Braun

Mon, 12/12/2016 - 04:39   Professor Braun was recently featured in the News-Gazette's weekly technology spotlight.
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Five of 58 AFOSR grants go to Engineering at Illinois researchers

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 04:45   Chen & Huang Receive AFOSR Young Investigator Awards
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AVS Recognition for Excellence in Leadership Presented to Mauro Sardela, Jr.

Tue, 09/06/2016 - 03:26   AVS recognizes individuals who excel in science, but also through mentoring, have enhanced the careers of future generations.
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Chen awarded UK RAEng Distinguished Fellowship

Wed, 08/24/2016 - 04:06   Chen awarded UK RAEng Distinguished Fellowship to conduct research at the BP International Centre for Advanced Materials.
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Braun chosen to lead MRL

Mon, 06/06/2016 - 05:58   Paul V. Braun, the Racheff Professor in the MatSE, has been selected as Director of MRL.
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Krogstad receives DOE Early Career Research Award

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 05:37   Jessica Krogstad, is one of two Illinois faculty to receive an Early Career Research Program grant from the Dept of Energy

Energy conservation projects net $41M in cost avoidance for five facilities

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 08:40   $41M in Cost Avoidance Anticipated for Five College of Engineering Facilities through Energy Conservation Projects