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Shoemaker receives DOE Early Career Research Award

Published Date:May 13, 2015

Daniel Shoemaker has been chosen to receive a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science Early Career Research Program grant for his research proposal, "In Situ Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Mixed-Valence Inorganic Crystal Formation."

Published Date: May 13, 2015


High-performance 3D microbattery suitable for large-scale on-chip integration

Published Date:May 13, 2015

By combining 3D holographic lithography and 2D photolithography, researchers have demonstrated a high-performance 3D microbattery suitable for large-scale on-chip integration with microelectronic devices.

Published Date: May 13, 2015


MatSE faculty elected to NAS

Published Date:April 28, 2015

John Rogers and Steve Granick have been elected to the National Academy of Sciences.

Published Date: April 28, 2015


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