Published Date:June 11, 2013
Through a startup company that he founded called MC10, Rogers has teamed up with NBA and NFL stars such as Grant Hill and Matt Hasselbeck to use the technology to monitor head impacts during sports.
June 11, 2013
Published Date:May 2, 2013
A new digital camera combines soft, rubbery optics with high performance silicon electronics and detectors, using ideas from John Rogers' research on skin and brain monitoring systems. The camera has potential use in surveillance devices, tools for endoscopy, and other applications where the insect-inspired designs provide unique capabilities.
May 2, 2013
Published Date:April 29, 2013
Joseph Flanagan, PhD student in the Shim group, received a 2013 Carver Fellowship from the College of Engineering.
April 29, 2013
Published Date:April 24, 2013
Lane Martin takes on the challenge of designing visible-light photosensitive materials. His work is being supported by the International Institute for Carbon Neutral Energy Research program, a partnership between Kyushu University in Japan and the University of Illinois.
April 24, 2013
Published Date:April 18, 2013
Building on a novel fast-charging cathode design by Paul Braun, MatSE affiliate William King is developing new microbatteries. The microbatteries pack such a punch that a driver could use a cellphone powered by these batteries to jump-start a dead car battery.
April 18, 2013