Department of Materials Science and Engineering


Tony Griffin receives NDSEG Fellowship

Published Date:August 3, 2015

Tony Griffin, graduate student in the Sottos research group, has been awarded a National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship from the U.S. Department of Defense.

Published Date: August 3, 2015

Hua Wang chosen as HHMI Fellow

Published Date:July 30, 2015

Hua Wang, PhD student in the Jianjun Cheng research group, has received a Howard Hughes Medical Institute International Student Research Fellowship worth $43k/year to support his graduate studies at the University of Illinois.

Published Date: July 30, 2015

Cheng and Rogers chosen as Engineering Faculty Entrepreneurial Fellows

Published Date:July 30, 2015

Jianjun Cheng and John Rogers have been chosen for the first class of Faculty Entrepreneurial Fellows in the College of Engineering. The Fellows will focus on bringing their work to the world by developing a technology and testing its commercial potential.

Published Date: July 30, 2015

MatSE alum named KSTF Teaching Fellow

Published Date:June 17, 2015

Lucas Osterbur (MS MatSE '13) was selected by the Knowles Science Teaching Foundation as a 2015 Teaching Fellow. Fellowships were awarded to 34 promising high school mathematics and science teachers who are just beginning their careers.

Published Date: June 17, 2015

Ultrafast heat conduction can manipulate nanoscale magnets

Published Date:June 8, 2015

The Cahill research group has uncovered physical mechanisms allowing the manipulation of magnetic information with heat. These new phenomena rely on the transport of thermal energy in contrast to the conventional application of magnetic fields.

Published Date: June 8, 2015