MatSE News

Congratulations to MatSE Illinois Scholars Undergraduate Research (ISUR) Students

Published Date:April 27, 2017

MatSE is honored to have had three students represented as Illinois Scholars Undergraduate Research (ISUR) Scholars for 2016-17: senior Grace Pakeltis, sophomore Christopher Plantz, and sophomore Whitney Tso.

Published Date: April 27, 2017


Directed Molecular Transport: Exciting News for Chemical Detection

Author: Caitlin McCoy

Published Date:April 26, 2017

Research being done at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is making lifesaving chemical detection a possibility.

Published Date: April 26, 2017


The Inverse Faraday Effect, Laser Light and Magnetization of Metals: Addressing Fundamental Limits of Ultrafast Devices at the University of Illinois

Published Date:April 20, 2017

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the Korean Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) have uncovered physical mechanisms that enable laser light to alter the magnetization of a metal.

Published Date: April 20, 2017


Assistant Professor Pinshane Huang Receives 3M 2017 Non-Tenured Faculty Award

Published Date:April 19, 2017

The Non-Tenured Faculty Award (NTFA) provides financial support for non-tenured faculty, encouraging recipients to remain in academia, teach, conduct research and develop an awareness of science in an industrial setting.

Published Date: April 19, 2017


Laura Nagel Receives 2017 Engineering Council Outstanding Advisor Award

Published Date:April 14, 2017

Laura Nagel, Lecturer and Chief Advisor at MatSE, recently received the 2017 Engineering Council Outstanding Advisors award.

Published Date: April 14, 2017