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MatSE grad named to ITF 50 for the Future

Published Date:March 24, 2015

Hanze Ying, a Ph.D. student in the Cheng group, was recently honored as a 2015 Illinois Technology Foundation "Fifty for the Future" Awardee.

Published Date: March 24, 2015


Squeezing out new science from material interfaces

Published Date:March 6, 2015

The Cahill group has determined the physical process dominating unexplained heat flow between metals and diamond, which has implications for understanding and improving heat flow between any two materials.

Published Date: March 6, 2015


Trinkle named Willett Faculty Scholar

Published Date:March 4, 2015

Dallas Trinkle has been named a Donald Biggar Willett Scholar by the College of Engineering. The recognition is targeted for faculty members who, at a relatively early stage in their careers, are excelling in their contributions to the University.

Published Date: March 4, 2015


Circuit Scribe featured on Big Ten Network

Published Date:March 3, 2015

Brett Walker (PhD MatSE 2013) is featured on the Big Ten Network for Circuit Scribe, a roller-ball conductive pen that allows users to create an electrical circuit on a regular sheet of paper in seconds.

Published Date: March 3, 2015


Cheng selected as ACS-POLY fellow

Published Date:February 26, 2015

Jianjun Cheng has been selected as an ACS-POLY fellow. Only 0.1% of the membership are chosen by a selection committee to receive this honor each year. He will be recognized at the spring ACS national meeting in Denver.

Published Date: February 26, 2015