Materials Research Laboratory at Illinois


Current News

Materials Science and Engineering Assistant Professor Chris Evans
MatSE Assistant Professor Christopher Evans recently received a National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award.
Materials Science and Engineering Assistant Professor Qian Chen
Qian Chen has been awarded a grant from the American Chemical Society Petroleum Research Fund and a NSF CAREER award.
Professor of Physics Peter Abbamonte and graduate students
Abbamonte group achieves 1st-ever measurement of excitonium collective modes + 1st soft plasmon observation in any material

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We are at the forefront of interdisciplinary research in materials science, with top-notch faculty, students and facilities.