Published Date:August 22, 2014
John Rogers has received an Early Concept Grant for Exploratory Research (EAGER) award from the National Science Foundation to enable new technologies to better understand how complex behaviors emerge from the activity of brain circuits.
August 22, 2014
Published Date:August 20, 2014
John Rogers' interdisciplinary team has created a camouflage sheet that has potential for commercial (art, fashion, architecture) and military applications. It's a great example of biologically-inspired engineering.
August 20, 2014
Published Date:July 23, 2014
Kaitlin Tyler, PhD student in the Paul Braun group, and Jichuan Zhang, PhD student in the Taekjip Ha group, have been named Mavis Future Faculty Fellows in the College of Engineering. The MF3 program provides the opportunity for doctoral students interested in engineering teaching as a profession to gain experience in the areas of research, teaching and mentoring.
July 23, 2014
Published Date:July 14, 2014
Research in the Cahill group provides new insights on the physical mechanisms governing the interplay of spin and heat at the nanoscale and addresses the fundamental limits of ultrafast spintronic devices for data storage and information processing.
July 14, 2014
Published Date:July 2, 2014
Jay Fleischman has been selected for the 2014 Cargill Global Scholars program. The program provides scholarships and leadership development opportunities to undergraduates from around the world studying in a field relevant to food, agriculture, and risk management. It is a highly selective program, and Fleischman was the only student chosen from the U of I.
July 2, 2014