MatSE News

MatSE News

  • 7/11/2017I-STEM writer I-STEM by I-STEM published by I-STEM
    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.
  • 6/20/2017Klara Nahrstedt writer Klara Nahrstedt by Klara Nahrstedt published by Klara Nahrstedt
    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.”
  • 6/13/2017
    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.
  • 6/12/2017Caitlin McCoy writer Caitlin McCoy by Caitlin McCoy published by Caitlin McCoy
    Gerald Paul Wirtz, Emeritus Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Illinois, passed away on May 31, 2017 in Phoenix, Aritzona.
  • 6/8/2017Mariel Bateman writer Mariel Bateman by Mariel Bateman published by Mariel Bateman
    “Small things considered.” Materials science and engineering assistant professor Pinshane Huang’s group’s tag line is illustrative of the nano- and molecular-scale electronics she and her students image and research at the Frederick Seitz Materials Research Lab (MRL).