Published Date:January 14, 2014
Jim Zuo has been named a 2013 Fellow of the American Physical Society "for major contributions to the development of electron nanodiffraction and coherent diffraction for quantitative atomic structural analysis, and to their applications in fundamental understanding of nanoscale structural physics in solids, solid interfaces and surfaces."
January 14, 2014
Published Date:January 13, 2014
Researchers at Illinois have found that resonant electronic Raman scattering and resonant fluorescence may both be useful descriptions of 'secondary light emission.' Better understanding of these principles and their limitations can result in improved biological and medical imaging.
January 13, 2014
Published Date:December 30, 2013
Lane Martin has been selected for the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE). This is the highest honor bestowed by the United States Government on science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their independent research careers.
December 30, 2013
Published Date:December 18, 2013
John Rogers has been elected to the National Academy of Inventors class of 2013. This honor is given to "academic inventors who have demonstrated a highly prolific spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development, and the welfare of society."
December 18, 2013
Published Date:December 5, 2013
Chunjie Zhang, PhD student in the Braun group, won the Materials Research Society Graduate Student Gold Award for his paper, "Hydrogel Sensor Materials for Continuous Glucose Monitoring." James Pikul, co-advised by Paul Braun and Bill King (MechSE), also received a Gold Award for his paper, "High Power Primary Lithium Ion Micro Batteries." There were more than 260 students nominated for this award, with about 30 finalists and 9 winners.
December 5, 2013