University of Illinois researchers, led by MatSE Professor Kristopher Kilian, are using chemistry to find the deadly, elusive malignant cells within a melanoma tumor that hold the potential to spread.
Ye received the award for his work to understand melting physics of aliphatic 2D layered materials.
A research team, led by Materials Science and Engineering assistant professor Qian Chen, assembled gold nanoprism building blocks in water with depletion attraction and surprising results.
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.
The process that makes gold-plated jewelry or chrome car accents is now making powerful lithium-ion batteries.