I-MRSEC Deputy Director Catherine Murphy was recently awarded the 2020 ACS National Award in Inorganic Chemistry "for pioneering research on the synthesis and properties of gold nanocrystals."  
The Materials Research Society (MRS) has named MechSE PhD student Juyoung Leem the winner of the 2019 Arthur Nowick Graduate Student Award. MRS also selected…
A webinar was recently held that aims to shed light on the process of applying to graduate programs in the U.S., particularly in science and engineering, for those outside the U.S. The event was…
Eight professors at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have been elected 2019 Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Eight faculty members at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have been named to the 2019 Highly Cited…
New research by engineers at the University of Illinois combines atomic-scale experimentation with computer modeling to determine how much energy it takes to bend multilayer graphene – a question…
Why attend a workshop about giving oral presentations? One participant who’d performed numerous calculations for his research, hoped to figure out which to include in his presentations. Another hoped…
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Professor of Physics Nadya Mason has won the 2020 Edward A. Bouchet Award of the…
Many potential pharmaceuticals end up failing during clinical trials, but thanks to new research from the University of Illinois, biological molecules once considered for cancer treatment are now…