Published Date:February 21, 2014
Solar panels are being produced using semiconductor stacking technology developed by John Rogers. These panels have the potential to produce cheaper electricity than coal-fired generators and are a lot more attractive.
February 21, 2014
Published Date:February 7, 2014
MatSE senior Stephanie Nemec has been selected for the Knights of St. Patrick Class of 2014. Nemec is president of Material Advantage at the University of Illinois.
February 7, 2014
Published Date:February 5, 2014
Andy Ferguson has received a National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award for his proposal "Teaching Machines to Design Self-Assembling Materials."
February 5, 2014
Published Date:February 4, 2014
Look out, super glue and paint thinner! Thanks to new materials developed in JJ Cheng's group, removable paint and self-healing plastics soon could be household products.
February 4, 2014
Published Date:January 24, 2014
John Rogers and his colleagues have constructed flexible energy-harvesting devices that can convert the movement of body parts (such as the heart and lungs) into energy captured by a battery that could be used to power implantable devices like pacemakers.
January 24, 2014