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Rogers Group Introduces 'Wavy' Silicon

Mon, 05/14/2007 - 16:00   By applying sheets of Si to a stretched rubber sheet, the silicon can be buckled into previously unseen geometries.

New model describes avalanche behavior of superfluid helium

Mon, 04/23/2007 - 18:00   Illinois researchers have constructed a model that describes avalanche-like, phase-slip cascades in the superflow of helium.

Theory Predicts Aging Process In DVDs, Plexiglas, Other Polymer Glasses

Sun, 04/22/2007 - 18:00   Prof. Kenneth Schweizer, group develops a theory that predicts how some materials age.

Nature: Mechanics Meets Chemistry In New Ways To Manipulate Matter

Tue, 03/20/2007 - 18:00   Illinois researchers have found a novel way to manipulate matter and drive chemical reactions along a desired direction.

Rogers Earns 2007 Drucker Eminent Faculty Award

Wed, 03/14/2007 - 18:00   Prof. John Rogers honored by the Illinois Alpha chapter of Tau Beta Pi, the national engineering honor society.

Zukoski elected to National Academy of Engineering

Thu, 02/08/2007 - 18:00   Illinois Vice Chancellor for Research, ECE professor among 64 engineers selected

Scientists Identify Molecular Cause For One Form Of Deafness

Sun, 02/04/2007 - 18:00   Scientists find underlying molecular cause for form of deafness, conceptual connection between deafness, liquid crystals.

Water Theory Is Watertight, Researchers Say

Tue, 01/16/2007 - 18:00   Researchers at Illinois, Argonne resolve controversy over hydrophobic surfaces.

Science: 3D Heterogeneous Systems Key to the Next Generation of Electronics

Wed, 12/13/2006 - 18:00   Simple methods allow integration transistor classes, other semiconductor devices on a single substrate.

Complex Order Parameter in Ruthenate Superconductors Confirmed

Sun, 11/26/2006 - 18:00   Van Harlingen, team say the debate on the pairing symmetry of strontium ruthenium oxide is over

Martinez elected among 2006 AAAS Fellows

Sun, 11/26/2006 - 18:00   Prof. Todd Martinez among 10 Illinois faculty awarded honor by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Hattar Image Chosen as Materials Today 2006 Cover Competition Winner

Sun, 11/26/2006 - 18:00   Ph.D. student Khalid Hattaris the winner of the Materials Today cover competition for 2006.

Nuzzo and Rogers Plasmonic Crystal Work Published in PNAS, Featured at Nature Nanotechnology

Fri, 11/17/2006 - 02:58   FS-MRL PIs Nuzzo and Rogers, groups, Argonne collaborators highlight class of quasi-3D plasmonic crystal.

Suslick Breaks Sugar With Sound to Get Light

Wed, 11/08/2006 - 18:00   Prof. Kenneth Suslick, grad student Nathan Eddingsaas used high-intensity ultrasound in sugar to create mechanoluminescence.

Quantum Coherence Possible In Incommensurate Electronic Systems

Wed, 11/01/2006 - 18:00   Illinois researchers' finding removes one obstacle in the development of quantum devices

New Theory Explains Enhanced Superconductivity in Nanowires

Tue, 10/17/2006 - 17:00   Illinois researchers with Prof. Alexey Bezryadin discover phenomenon, develop theory to explain it.

Semprius Inc. wins a WSJ Technology Innovation Award

Sun, 09/10/2006 - 18:00   Prof. John Rogers, other develop large-scale, high-performance electronic circuits that can be applied to any surface.

Ultrafast Lasers In Materials Research

Wed, 08/23/2006 - 16:00   PI David Cahill serves as Guest Editor, authors theme article for issue of MRS Bulletin.

Self-Avoiding Flexible Polymers Under Spherical Confinement

Sun, 05/21/2006 - 15:00   The May 2006 issue of Nano Letters features the work of Erik Luijten and post-doc Angelo Cacciuto on polymers under confineme

Greene, Ceperley Elected To National Academy Of Science

Tue, 04/25/2006 - 18:00   The National Academies released the names of 72 new members.