Department of Materials Science and Engineering


New center to focus on self-healing materials

Published Date:November 13, 2015

The Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) has awarded $4.3 million to the University of Illinois to create the national Center of Excellence in Self-healing, Regeneration, and Structural Remodeling.

Published Date: November 13, 2015

Implantable LED devices could 'turn off' pain signals before they reach the brain

Published Date:November 12, 2015

John Rogers at Illinois and researchers at Washington University have successfully stimulated the pain pathways of nerve cells, and they think the same method can be used to block pain signals from reaching the brain.

Published Date: November 12, 2015

Grad student receives award for microelectronics research

Published Date:November 4, 2015

Elham Mohimi, Ph.D. student, has been selected to receive an Outstanding Graduate Student Award, worth $5,000, from Lam Research Corporation.

Published Date: November 4, 2015

This thin, flexible sensor tracks blood flow under the skin

Published Date:November 3, 2015

A sensor being developed by the Rogers group enables blood to be tracked for a 24-hour period, potentially resulting in a better quality of life for diabetic patients.

Published Date: November 3, 2015

Laboratory Learning: Research teaches students about flexibility--in electronics and in life

Published Date:October 29, 2015

Rogers’ group includes students from a variety of science and engineering majors, providing opportunities for students not only to apply skills learned in their respective classes but also to collaborate across disciplines.

Published Date: October 29, 2015