From playing with Oobleck, the non-Newtonian fluid made famous by Dr. Seuss (fun but quite messy), to making (and tasting!) chocolate ice cream frozen with liquid nitrogen, 20 local middle school girls not only had a good time at the first-ever Mid-GLAM camp held June 26–July 1.
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign are looking to speed up the materials-to-device process through a novel framework called “4CeeD: Real-Time Data Acquisition and Analysis Framework for Material-related Cyber-Physical Environments.”
Congratulations to Yuecheng Peter Zhou, a MatSE graduate student in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Professor Charles Schroeder’s research group, for winning second place in the student presentation competition at the 2017 Great Lakes Chinese American Chemical Society (GLCACS) conference.
MatSE and CSL PhD student Zichao Ye receives Materials Research Society Graduate Student Silver AwardThu, 05/18/2017 - 03:00 Ye received the award for his work to understand melting physics of aliphatic 2D layered materials.
MatSE Professor Nancy Sottos and Aerospace Engineering Professor Scott White have found a way to apply self-healing technology to lithium-ion batteries to make them more reliable and last longer.
Profesor Jeffrey Moore has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences, one of the highest professional honors a scientist can receive.