Researchers invent a breakthrough process to produce renewable car tires from trees and grasses

Feb. 8, 2017 - A team of researchers, led by the University of Minnesota, has invented a new technology to produce automobile tires from ... read more

Hackel selected for Guillermo E. Borja Career Development Award

Jan. 25, 2017 - Assistant Professor Benjamin Hackel has been selected by the College of Science and Engineering (CSE) Promotion and Tenure Advisory Committee ... read more

2D zeolite research featured on cover of Angewandte Chemie International Edition

Jan. 23, 2017 - Meera Shete, a Ph.D. candidate in the Tsapatsis group, is the first author of a communication in Angewandte Chemie International ... read more

Bates research featured on cover of Macromolecules

Jan. 18, 2017 - Block polymer research conducted by Regents Professor Frank S. Bates and Assistant Professor Christopher Bates from the University of California, ... read more

Prakash wins Ovshinsky Student Travel Award for 2017 March APS Meeting

Jan. 10, 2017 - Abhinav Prakash, a fourth-year graduate student in the Jalan research group, has been selected to receive an Ovshinsky Student Travel ... read more

Pirie retires after 38 years in CEMS

Jan. 6, 2017 - Jim Pirie, a computer analyst and valued staff member in CEMS, is retiring after 38 years of service in the ... read more

CEMS graduate students win top Dow SISCA prize

Dec. 14, 2016 - A CEMS team that created a soap molecule made from renewable materials has won the $10,000 first prize in the ... read more

Plemmons wins Best Poster Award at 2016 MRS Fall Meeting

Dec. 7, 2016 - Dayne Plemmons, a fifth-year graduate student in Dave Flannigan's research group, won a prestigious "Best Poster Award" at the 2016 ... read more

Material Advantage team places third in ceramic mug competition

Nov. 30, 2016 - A team of CEMS Material Advantage members including (from left) Laura Murray, Karsten Poulsen, Jonathan Damen, and Shelby Smith placed ... read more

Aydil featured on Nanovation podcast

Nov. 28, 2016 - Professor Eray Aydil was featured on a recent Nanovation podcast hosted by Georgia Tech University associate professor Michael Filler at ... read more

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