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TEAM Stage Recognized in 2009 R&D 100 Awards

Mon, 07/20/2009 - 16:00   A novel nano-positioning stage for electron microscopy co-invented by MRL staff have been awarded an '09 R&D 100 Award.

Fradkin Elected Fellow of American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Sun, 04/19/2009 - 18:00   Eduardo Fradkin was elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences as one of 212 honorees in the class of '09.

Petrov Receives 2009 AVS R.F. Bunshah Award

Fri, 03/27/2009 - 16:00   FS-MRL Director of Central Facilities Ivan Petrov has been selected to receive the 2009 R.F. Bunshah Award

New Imaging Technique Reveals the Atomic Structure of Nanocrystals

Tue, 02/17/2009 - 18:00   Zuo and collaborators developed a new imaging technique overcoming limits of diffraction and can reveal the atomic structure.

New Silver-based Ink Has Applications in Printed Electronics

Wed, 02/11/2009 - 18:00   New ink made of silver nanoparticles has uses in electronic and optoelectronic applications.

Rogers Selected as a National Security Science and Engineering Faculty Fellow

Mon, 11/24/2008 - 18:00   Rogers has been selected as one of six recipients forming the 2009 class of DOD NSSEFF program.

Granick Awarded 2009 APS Polymer Physics Prize

Mon, 09/22/2008 - 16:00   MRL's Steve Granick has been recognized as the 2009 recipient of the Polymer Physics Prize of the American Physical Society.

PNAS: Ultrafast Images of an Exciton Reveal its Internal Structure

Tue, 09/16/2008 - 07:00   Peter Abbamonte and collaborators have used x-ray scattering to image the structure of the valence exciton in the LiF.

Slichter to Receive 2007 National Medal of Science

Mon, 08/25/2008 - 18:00   Prof. Charles Slichter has been selected as a recipient of the 2007 National Medal of Science, awarded by the President.

Nature: Stretchable Silicon Camera Next Step to Artificial Retina

Wed, 08/06/2008 - 15:00   Rogers and collaborators combined stretchable optoelectronics and biologically inspired design to create a hemispherical eye.

Moore Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Sun, 04/27/2008 - 18:00   Prof. Jeffrey Moore has been elected as a fellow to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences among 190 new members for 2008.

Rogers Appointed as First Chair for Engineering Innovation

Sun, 04/27/2008 - 18:00   Rogers appointed the first Lee J. Flory — Founder Chair in Engineering Innovation, with an investiture to be held in the fall

Spring Awards to MRL Researchers

Thu, 04/17/2008 - 14:00   A number of awards have been garnered by MRL researchers in the spring of 2008.

Science: Foldable and Stretchable, Silicon Circuits Conform to Many Shapes

Thu, 03/27/2008 - 15:00   Rogers improved upon his group's ground-breaking "wavy" silicon designs, creating a sophisticated, flexible circuit.

New Kind of Transistor Radios Show Capability of Nanotube Technology

Sun, 01/27/2008 - 18:00   Rogers and collaborators built the world's first all-nanotube transistor radios, demonstrating their novel growth technique.

Suslick Receives 2007 Sir George Stokes Medal

Thu, 11/08/2007 - 18:00   Kenneth Suslick has been awarded the 2007 Sir George Stokes Medal by the Royal Society of Chemistry for his contributions.

MRL Joins DOE Solar America Initiative

Thu, 11/08/2007 - 18:00   An MRL proposal led by John Rogers as PI and co-PIs Ralph Nuzzo and Jennifer Lewis has been selected for funding.

MRL Staff Volunteers on Solar Decathlon Project

Sun, 10/14/2007 - 17:00   MRL staff member Steve Burdin has volunteered many hours helping Illinois' entry into the Solar Decatholon.

Schweizer Awarded 2008 APS Polymer Physics Prize

Sun, 09/30/2007 - 18:00   Kenneth Schweizer has been recognized as the 2008 recipient of the Polymer Physics Prize of the American Physical Society.

TEAM Microscope Demonstrates Record 0.5Å Spatial Resolution

Mon, 09/10/2007 - 18:00   FS-MRL and partners have met a major goal ahead of schedule.