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Rogers to head Materials Research Laboratory

Mon, 10/22/2012 - 10:31   John A. Rogers has been named director of the Frederick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory (MRL)

Lewis Recognized as Materials Research Society Medalist

Mon, 10/22/2012 - 05:43  

Jennifer Lewis was cited for her pioneering contributions in the design and architectural assembly of viscoelastic inks.

Two engineering faculty members recognized with NIH Awards

Fri, 10/05/2012 - 03:17   UIUC Engineering faculty members Sua Myong and John A. Rogers receive NIH awards to pursue visionary science.

Next up: Environmentally safe electronics that also vanish in the body

Mon, 10/01/2012 - 04:13   Dissolvable electronics could be used inside the body

Granick recognized with ACS colloid science award

Sun, 08/26/2012 - 18:00   Steve Granick has been recognized as the 2013 recipient of the Colloid and Surface Chemistry Award of the ACS.

Lewis elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Tue, 04/17/2012 - 08:21   Professor, MRL director among members honored for 'outstanding leadership and scholarship'

Martin receives 2012 Career Award

Fri, 02/10/2012 - 03:36   Assistant professor, MRL affiliate garners nod from National Science Foundation (NSF)

Particle-Free Silver Ink Prints Small, High-Performance Electronics

Wed, 01/25/2012 - 10:10   Illinois' Lewis, researchers develop a reactive silver ink for printing high-performance electronics on low-cost materials

Smart Skin Named To Science News Of The Year List

Thu, 01/12/2012 - 04:20   Publication honors Rogers' ultrathin electronic device that can stretch and bend with human skin

Rogers Named One Of Nature's '10 Who Mattered This Year'

Fri, 01/06/2012 - 04:49   John A. Rogers named to Nature magazine’s “10 who mattered this year” for taking innovations from ideas to prototypes

Dow Commits $25 Million per Year to Advance R&D in Leading U.S. Universities

Tue, 10/04/2011 - 05:07   Dow Chemical has increased its investment in traditional engineering education by providing $25 million per year.

Science: Smart Skin- Electronics That Stick and Stretch Like a Temporary Tattoo

Wed, 08/10/2011 - 16:00   Engineers develop ultrathin device that sticks to skin like a temporary tattoo.

Nature Materials: New 3-D photonic crystals have both electronic and optical properties

Sun, 07/24/2011 - 04:00   Researcher at UofI have demonstrated the first optoelectronically active 3-D photonic crystal.

Rogers Receives $500,000 Lemelson-MIT Prize

Mon, 06/13/2011 - 14:00   John Rogers wins Lemelson-MIT Prize for outstanding innovation and creativity.

Dillion Receives DOE Early Career Award

Thu, 05/05/2011 - 17:00   Program aims to strengthen America's scientific workforce and focus scientists on critical mission areas.

Nature Nanotechology: Batteries Charge Very Quickly and Retain Capacity, Thanks to New Structure

Sun, 03/20/2011 - 18:00   The batteries in Illinois professor Paul Braun's lab look like any others, but they pack a surprise inside.

Nature Physics: Isolation of Bound States in Graphene Superconductor Junctions

Sun, 02/13/2011 - 18:00   Nadya Mason led a team that isolated unique electron bound states that form in graphene-superconductor junctions.

John A. Rogers Elected to National Academy of Engineering

Mon, 02/07/2011 - 18:00   John Rogers elected to the NAE for his pioneering work: "For novel electronic and optoelectronic devices and systems."

Nature: Triblock Spheres Provide a Simple Path to Complex Structures

Tue, 01/18/2011 - 18:00   Steve Granick's research group has developed tiny, simple spheres that self-assemble into intricate and useful structures.

Science: Observation of Half-Height Magnetization Steps in Sr2RuO4

Thu, 01/13/2011 - 18:00   Raffi Budakian uses state-of-the-art nanofabrication to observe fractional vortex states in strontium ruthenate oxide.