MatSE News

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


Professor Sharon Glotzer Speaks in MatSE Racheff Lecture

Published Date:April 11, 2017

Professor Sharon Glotzer, from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Chemical Engineering and Physics at the University of Michigan delivered a Racheff lecture to students and faculty on "Digital Alchemy for Materials Design."

Published Date: April 11, 2017


Assistant Professor Pinshane Huang Receives 2017 MSA Albert Crewe Award

Published Date:March 28, 2017

This award, from the Microscopy Society of America (MSA), represents a major recognition by the winner’s colleagues to contributions in the field.

Published Date: March 28, 2017