MatSE News

Jennifer Lewis, Former MatSE Professor and MRL Director, Elected into National Academy of Engineering (NAE)

Published Date:February 10, 2017

Jennifer A. Lewis (BS, 1986, Ceramic Engineering), former MatSE Professor and former MRL Director, has been elected into the National Academy of Engineering, one of the highest professional distinctions accorded to an engineer.

Published Date: February 10, 2017


New Brush Polymers Catalyze Their Own Formation

Author: Liz Ahlberg Touchstone, Biomedical Sciences Editor

Published Date:February 8, 2017

Materials Science and Engineering Professor Jianjun Cheng's group has collaborated on a project developing new brush polymers.

Published Date: February 8, 2017


Assistant Professor Andy Ferguson to Receive 2017 Dean's Award for Excellence in Research

Published Date:February 3, 2017

Assistant Professor Andy Ferguson will receive the 2017 Dean's Award for Excellence in Research at the Engineering Faculty Awards Ceremony on April 24, 2017.

Published Date: February 3, 2017


Graduate Research Assistant Liang Ma Receives 2016 Annual Innovation Award

Published Date:January 24, 2017

Liang Ma, Graduate Research Assistant in Materials Science and Engineering at Illinois, recently received the 2016 Annual Innovation Award for Outstanding Ph.D. Thesis from Durgam and Subha Chakrapani Family Trust.

Published Date: January 24, 2017


MatSE Student Invited to Future Founders Startup Fellowship Program

Author: Mike Koon, College of Engineering

Published Date:January 20, 2017

MatSE student Swarnav Pujari was among 17 from across the nation selected to participate in the 2017 Future Founders Fellowship as part of the Future Founders Startup Program.

Published Date: January 20, 2017