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Shampoo ingredient keeps nanotubes cleaner, more manageable
Better electronics and nanoscience possible using common cleaner  More »

Reza Ghodssi named AVS Fellow
Citation reads: "For outstanding leadership in microsystems technology achieved by combining knowledge of materials and processing, innovative device concepts, and diverse applications."  More »

Thin coatings controlled at atomic scale protect high performance lithium anodes
Anodes with layer of alumina resist corrosion and cycle well  More »

Office of Naval Research Supports Design Development of Materials at UMD
DURIP grant funds new instrumentation in Combinatorial Synthesis Lab.  More »

New Software Will Enhance Materials Science and Engineering’s Undergraduate Program
UMD wins one of six computational design toolkits from ASM International.  More »

Creating Transparent Electronic Networks with Graphene-Based Ink
Printed transparent conductors are the first to use sodium ions embedded in reduced graphene oxide to boost performance.  More »

The Second Mid-Atlantic DNA Nanotechnology Symposium
Wednesday, July 22  More »

New Shape Memory Alloy Withstands 10 Million Deformations
Invention, described in Science, could be used to create biomedical implants, more.  More »

Two FIBs Now Available in NanoCenter's AIM Lab
Twin Focused Ion Beam instruments will allow for better analysis and sample prep  More »

High Energy at Extreme Battery Center’s First Meeting
New research center expands scope and draws regional experts.  More »

Members of NEES Gather for 2015 Spring Accomplishment Meeting
Poster session, in-depth discussions, presentations.... and hiking  More »

Swelling Magnets to Energize the World
Discovery Sheds New Light on 175-year-old Principle  More »

Seminar on UMD's New FIB Instruments May 27
Twin Focused Ion Beam instruments will increase analysis allow for better analysis and sample prep  More »

BGE's Calvin Butler to Deliver Spring Commencement Remarks
CEO of Baltimore Gas and Electric Company to speak on May 22.  More »

Food Safety, Energy Storage & Video Authentication Inventions Honored at Awards Ceremony
Three Clark School innovations win UMD Invention of the Year Awards  More »

For Batteries, One Material Does It All
Revolutionary material could create safer, simpler and more efficient all-in-one batteries  More »

Depireux, Masri win $25K UMB UMVentures Award
Award given for commercial potential of dental nanoparticle therapy technology.  More »

Welcome to Graphene Beach!
Jiayu Wan wins Materials Research Society’s Science-As-Art competition.  More »

White to Recieve First-Ever Bard Award
Slated to be recognized at ECS Chicago for paradigm-shifting contributions  More »

Nilsson Wins Wylie Fellowship
UMD award supports grad student's work in advanced microscopy.  More »

Scientific Reports Invites Yang to Serve as Editorial Board Member
Associate Professor Bao Yang invited to serve as an Editorial Board Member for Scientific Reports.  More »

Center for Research in Extreme Batteries officially opens
Teaming with UMD and NIST, the Army Research Laboratory launches its center for research in advanced battery materials.  More »

Sangwook Chu wins UMD GRID best poster award
Poster describes work building supercapacitor electrodes.  More »

Invention of the Year Finalist: A Revolutionary, High Density, Nanopore Battery
Research team led by Rubloff and Lee develops battery using optimized nanostructure design  More »

Ph.D. candidate Thomas Winkler wins best poster award at MAMNA Symposium
Bioengineering student is affiliated with MEMS Sensors and Actuators Laboratory.  More »

UMD, MIT team for new 'superhydrophobic surfaces' patent
Nano/micro surface mimics wetlands plants' ability to resist moisture, self clean.  More »

Help Send UMD Students to the American Chemical Society Nat'l Meeting!
Crowdfunding campaign hopes to send 10 undergrads to ACS conference in August.  More »

Rubloff One of 9 Finalists for UMD Invention of the Year
Office of Technology Commercialization to announce winners at the Celebration of Innovation and Partnerships, April 29.  More »

"Guests" of Honor
Metal-organic crystals exhibit tunable conductivity with the right "guests" in their pores  More »

The Proof Is in the Pores
Metal-organic frameworks open new channels for energy science  More »

Atomic Layer Deposition: Precise Control Smaller than the Eye Can See
ALD gives researchers atomic-level control of films and coatings for energy generation and storage  More »

UMD Partners with Army to Launch Extreme Battery Research Center
New center cofounded by ChBE professor Chunsheng Wang.  More »

NIST Highlights Leite’s “Battery Perimortems"
New imaging technique explains why aluminum anodes fail.  More »

Vote Now! Materials Video Enters Thinkable Competition
»Marquardt showcases conservation work in pursuit of $5K Open Innovation Award.  More »

Pines Recognized with Maryland Speaker's Medallion
Annual award recognizes outstanding service to the state.  More »

Simple Stretchable Conducting Material is Robust and Inexpensive
Electronic fabrics and skin are potential applications  More »

'I am very humbled': Hafezi Awarded Prestigious Sloan Fellowship
Hafezi is first Clark School faculty member to receive Sloan Foundation recognition.  More »

Understanding Battery Failure in Realtime, at the Nanoscale
Microscopy technique reveals why and how aluminum anodes fail in Li-ion batteries.  More »

UMERC Researchers Came Out in Force at the ARPA-E Summit
UMERC Faculty promoted their transformative energy research last week at the ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit  More »

UMD Hosts 3D Maryland Expert Group Meeting
Event Highlights 3D Printing, Additive Manufacturing Technologies at UMD  More »

Sarah Bergbreiter gives TED Talk on microrobotics
She appeared at TEDYouth 2014 in New York City.  More »

UMD Online Engineering Programs Continue to Climb in Standings
U.S. News and World Report Releases 2015 Rankings  More »

News Update on 2015 Funding for NSF
Slightly more than last year's budget, up 2.4 percent  More »

Wood Fibers in Technology: Technical Report from MRS meeting
Video of presentation on nanocellulose and nanopaper electronics  More »

News Update on FY 2015 Funding for NIST
Agency sees slight uptick in next year’s budget  More »

News Update on FY 2015 Appropriations for DOE Office of Science
Funding holds steady for next year's budget in Office of Science  More »

Underwriters Laboratories President to Speak at Winter Commencement
Williams to deliver commencement remarks on Dec. 21.  More »

UMD Ranked Among World’s Best in Science Research Productivity
Nature Index ranks the University of Maryland #55 among top institutions for high–quality science publications.  More »

Physics Prof Confirmed as Head of ARPA-E
After more than a year, Williams voted in as director of head of advanced energy projects  More »

Ph.D. Student Guannan Liu Develops Novel Micro-Heater
ECE researchers earn cover page spot in Microelectronic Engineering, a Elsevier journal.  More »

Faster Charging Technique Boosts Battery's Capacity
Unique in situ measurement of optical and electrical transport led to discovery.  More »

UMD Clark School Highlights Disaster Resilience at Mpact Week
Five-day event focused on role of engineers in disaster prevention, mitigation, and response.  More »

Reza Ghodssi elected Fellow of IEEE
Professor is recognized "for contributions to materials and processes for microsystems technologies."  More »

University of Maryland Breaks Ground for A. James Clark Hall
New building to serve as hub for human health innovation in the state of Maryland  More »

UMD Clark School Announces Inaugural Awards Winners
New awards honor alumni, friends for career achievements and contributions to Clark School.  More »

Hu, Leite Named Outstanding Engineer and Scientist of the Year (VIDEO)
Materials Science professors receive awards from the Md. Academy of Sciences and Md. Science Center.  More »

UMD President Loh hosts robotics demonstrations at University House
Maryland Robotics Center shows a variety of robotic platforms.  More »

A Billion Holes Can Make a Battery
Battery inside a nanopore has commercial potential  More »

Museum Conservation Research Wins Top Prizes in International 3-Minute Thesis Competition
Amy Marquardt uses nanotechnology and materials science to design protective coatings for silver art, artifacts.  More »

New Equipment and Science Capabilities at Army Research Lab
Invitation to nanoelectronics, micro-robotics and cybersecurity collaborations Dec 9 & 10  More »

Searching for Replacements for Rare Earth Elements in Permanent Magnets
Fackler’s exploration of vicalloy using combinatorial materials synthesis wins awards.  More »

Tropical Tree Fibers Can Hold Battery Power, Say UMD Engineers
Energy-producing bacteria can nest in hollow conductive fibers  More »

Vote Now! Materials Grad Student is Finalist in 3 Minute Thesis Competition (VIDEO)
Amy Marquardt uses nanotechnology to protect silver art and artifacts.  More »

Phosphorene: 2-D material ripples, giving optical properties
Complete examination of optical and spin properties of 'graphene's cousin'  More »

UMD engineers create tiny, robust rubber micro-component.
Small, efficient and robust microdevice component sips very little energy  More »

Li and Hu Awarded NSF Grant to Study Challenges in Creating Materials that are Both Stronger and Tougher
NSF funds new research to tackle tough challenge in material design.  More »

Nanoparticles Add Zest to Search for Drug Delivery Methods
Food scientists’ recipe for nanoparticles delivers results  More »

Atomic Layer Depostion and Graphene Inspire Creative Catalyst Design
Hulka Energy Research Fellowship supports MSE student's design of new photoelectrochemical composites.  More »

Students' Improved Kevlar Soft Body Armor Wins National Design Competition
MSE seniors double ballistic resistance using carbon nanotubes.  More »

New UMD Synthesis Method May Shape Future of Nanostructures, Clean Energy
Findings advance efficient solar splitting of water into hydrogen fuel  More »

A Small Gift to Dr. Loh Makes a Big Hit
Maryland NanoCenter staff thank UMD president Loh for recent visit, commemorated with high-tech plaque  More »

Beyond “Six Nines”: Ultra-enriched Silicon for Quantum Computing
MSE student part of NIST team pursuing near-perfect crystals.  More »

DOE Invests in UMERC Battery Research
The Energy Department selects UMERC’s solid-state Li-ion battery research to advance efficient vehicle technologies  More »

Students Use UMD Supercomputer to Design, Test Materials
New course in computational materials design bridges theory and practice.  More »

UMERC's Advanced Energy Storage Technology Selected by NASA
Energy storage research at UMERC has been selected by NASA to potentially power future space missions.  More »

Lithium-ion battery research profiled in DOE newsletter
NEES EFRC researchers develop method to detect mechanical changes in electrodes.  More »

UMD Researchers Bridge Gap between Microelectronics, Biological Systems
“Electronic modulation of biochemical signal generation” published in Nature Nanotechnology  More »

UMD Hosts Technical Meeting on Nanomagnetic Materials
Professor and Associate Dean Peter Kofinas organized gathering of more than two dozen nanomagnetic materials experts.  More »

Workshop on Defects in Wide Band Gap Semiconductors Sept. 23
Abstracts due July 28  More »

Discover, Create, Deploy: Professors Contribute to Materials Genome Initiative
Maryland MSE professor, alumnus co-author white paper on enhancing “materials innovation infrastructure.”  More »

Adding Lithium Boosts Transparency and Conductivity of Graphite
New material designed to boost performance of solar cells, displays, and electronics published in Nature Communications.  More »

International research partnership leads to major publication on controlling living cells with artificial cells
Research could lead to medical therapies carried out by nonliving, artificial cells.  More »

$3.2M ARPA-E Award Supports Development of Combined Cooling/Heating/Power System
Takeuchi brings expertise in combinatorial materials science to fuel cell team.  More »

UMD Professors Join Fuel Cell Projects Awarded Combined $11.4M
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Department of Energy renews NEES EFRC for four years
The center develops highly ordered nanostructures that offer a unique way of looking at the science of energy storage.  More »

UMD Nets a DOE Award for Innovative Energy Research Projects
Projects will help enable advances in energy production and use  More »

Room To Move: Spacing Graphite Layers Makes a Better Battery Anode
New process designed to make Na-ion batteries an effective alternative to Li-ion.  More »

Marquardt Wins Dean’s Doctoral Research Award for “Protecting Art with Nanotechnology”
Grad student partners with conservators to save works in silver and bronze.  More »

UMD Alumni Hatch Sub-$300 Consumer 3D Printer, Raise $3.3 Million on Kickstarter
Alumni-founded company races past $50,000 goal in 11 minutes, hits $1 million in 25 hours.  More »

Call for Papers: NanoDay 2014
Reserve poster space now -- deadline May 23  More »

Alumnus and Whiting-Turner CEO Regan to Speak at Spring Commencement
Civil Engineering alumnus to speak at address Clark School graduates.  More »

Smithsonian Secretary Clough To Deliver Special Lecture at UMD
Secretary Wayne Clough will discuss "Why the Smithsonian Matters"  More »

Dean Pines, Abts Featured in ASEE PRISM Magazine for Leadership in Exploring New AP Course in Engineering
New AP course would "brand engineering at the high school level," prepare more students for STEM careers.  More »

Whiting-Turner Lecture Series to Feature Chasen and Chowdhury
Leading tech entrepreneurs to share business experiences.  More »

Nanopaper Featured in Nature Photonics News & Views
Article highlights Hu Group’s recent paper in Nano Letters.  More »

Save the Date: NanoDay, June 11 -- Poster Session, Plenaries, EM Workshops and More
Registration and poster abstract submission will open soon  More »

The Science, Technology and Society Program Build More than Just Robots
The STS Robotics Service Learning Program Works with Five K-12 Schools  More »

UMD Project Management Symposium to Feature Army Corps Director
Karen Durham-Aguilera (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers) to offer feature presentation.  More »

Tiny Origami Boxes Hold Big Promise for Hydrogen Energy Storage
Graphene folds itself into programmable "nanocage" for hydrogen storage, beating DOE 2020 goa  More »

Using Materials Science and Engineering to Save Priceless Artifacts
Graduate student Amy Marquardt wins CIC-Smithsonian Fellowship.  More »

Hu Honored by American Society for Engineering Education
Professor named “Campus Star.”  More »

Registration Open for UMD Project Management Symposium
Featured speaker Ron Taylor will present "You're Not the Boss of Me."  More »

Bentley Receives ACS BIOT’s Marvin J. Johnson Award
American Chemical Society recognizes professor for contributions to the field of biotechnology.  More »

Transparent Nanopaper Could Make Paper Electronics a “Thriving Technology”
Zhu presents work on new material at MRS and in Energy & Environmental Science.  More »

UMD Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program Wins National Award for Excellence in Entrepreneurship Education
EIP takes first place in the Outstanding Specialty Entrepreneurship Program category.  More »

DOE Office of Science Well-Funded in FY 2014 Appropriations
Agency's budget as expected -- or higher  More »

NEES' Siwy named 2013 APS Fellow
Cutting-edge nanoscience researcher honored  More »

Clark School's Online Graduate Programs Highly Ranked in 2014 by U.S. News and World Report
Office of Advanced Engineering Education's online graduate program are excellent opportunities for working engineers worldwide.  More »

White Receives E. Robert Kent Outstanding Teaching Award for Junior Faculty
Professor honored at 2013 winter commencement.  More »

Two Clark School Faculty Members Receive Presidential Early Career Awards
Bergbreiter and Paley honored by the White Houseas outstanding early-career scientists.  More »

Added Molecules Allow Metal-Organic Frameworks to Conduct Electricity
UMD-headed project funds breakthroughs in electricity-conducting material  More »

Student’s Presentation of Conductive Nanopaper Featured in MRS Meeting Scene
New version composed of cellulose “nanoribbons” and silver wires can be produced using less energy.  More »

UMD to Host First-Ever Scholarship Day of Giving Dec. 11
University of Maryland will host first-ever 24-hour giving challenge on Dec. 11 to support student scholarships.  More »

Self-Correcting, “Perfect Fault” Crystals May End Dropped Calls
Nature features Takeuchi’s, alumnus’ work on “crystalline sandwiches.”  More »

Williams Nominated to Lead ARPA-E
The Distinguished University Professor, currently on leave, was nominated by President Obama.  More »

Ghodssi Invited to Speak at IEEE Sensors 2013
Ghodssi delivers lecture on Microsystems for Sensing and Characterization of Bacterial Biofilms  More »

Nanowerk Spotlights Salamanca-Riba's Work with Rare New Material
Fused carbon-metal covetics exhibit high strength and polymer-like deformation.  More »

Rubloff, Ghodssi featured in JVST-A special issue
The Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A is celebrating the 60th anniversary of the American Vacuum Society.  More »

Inaugural Mpact Week Showcases UMD Innovations, Robotics, Bioengineering
Over a thousand visit College Park campus for Mpact Week events.    More »

Alumnus Krill to Be Honored for Revolutionary Naval Fleet Network Technology
Electrical engineering graduate Jerry Krill’s Cooperative Engagement Capability allowed Navy battle groups to act as one.  More »

NSF-Backed DC I-Corps Kicks Off First Cohort with 20 Federal Laboratory, University and Regional Inventors, Entrepreneur Teams
The Silicon Valley-tested, Lean Startup-based initiative is slated to train 300 top entrepreneurial research teams over three years.  More »

Call for Abstracts for NanoSciTech 2014 in Panjab, India
Abstract deadline is October 31  More »

University of Maryland Ranked Top Public School for Tech Entrepreneurship in 2013 StartEngine College Index
The University Maryland also ranked second overall.  More »

Socio-Environmental Synthesis Research Proposal Writing Workshop Now Accepting Applications
Deadline is October 11  More »

Fischell Department of Bioengineering to Host 7th Fischell Festival
Annual event invites everyone to learn more about biomedical engineering.  More »

Desai's Neurosurgical Robot Designed for Brain Surgery Featured on NPR
University of Maryland's Minimally Invasive Neurosurgical Intracranial Robot research collaboration highlighted.  More »

Mpact Week to Showcase UMD Robotics, Bioengineering, Innovation, Oct. 23-26
Events will highlight the Clark School's research, education, innovation, and entrepreneurial ecosystem.  More »

Clark School Engineers Recently Awarded Grants
Clark School-affiliated professors receive research funding  More »

Alumnus Promotes Do-It-Yourself Solutions for Labs in Developing Nations
Tekla Labs provides free guides for making equipment from locally available materials.  More »

EWB Hosts University of Maryland ExPO: Engineering Skills Fair
EWB hosts second annual ExPO: Engineering Skills Fair on Saturday, September 28, 2013 from 1-3pm in the Kim Engineering Building.  More »

Competition Seeks Outstanding Microscopy Images
Deadline is September 30  More »

UMD Receives Largest Ever Software Grant from Siemens
UMD students and researchers to gain access to industry technology used to design and manufacture sophisticated products.  More »

Clark School Highlights Limitless Opportunities in New Video
Location, hands-on experiences and professional opportunities make for a unique undergraduate experience.  More »

Tavis Smiley and UMD Make Last Call for Submissions in the $75,000 Social Innovation Challenge
Deadline for entries is October 13, 2003.  More »

Clark School Highly Ranked in U.S. News and World Report's "2014 Best Colleges Rankings"
Clark School's undergraduate programs ranked #12 among public universities.  More »

Clark School Welcomes New Faculty
Ten new faculty members join the Clark School for the 2013-2014 school year.  More »

The Green Fellowship for Collaborative Research on the Environment
Applications due November 1.  More »

Wang Wins 2013 Junior Faculty Research Award
Research in energy conversion and storage systems serves as model for field.  More »

Former Mtech Maryland Industrial Partnerships Funding Recipient Amplimmune Acquired by MedImmune for $500 Million
The acquisition bolsters MedImmune’s pipeline for cancer therapy.  More »

NSF Grants for Graphene Research Awarded to Hu, Rubloff
Research at the nano-scale nets university over half-million dollars in funding  More »

DC I-Corps Now Accepting Applications for Fall Cohort
The new, NSF-supported program revolutionizes technology transfer from university, federal laboratories.  More »

UMD Researchers Awarded Two ARPA-E Grants for Electric Vehicle Energy Storage Systems
Eric Wachsman and Chunsheng Wang receive funding to create innovative batteries for electric vehicle energy storage systems.  More »

University of Maryland Hosts National Society of Black Engineers Conference
Region II members of NSBE gather for leadership training, networking.  More »

Submit Abstract Now for Semiconductor Device Symposium in December in Bethesda, MD
Abstract deadline is September 2  More »

Meet the Potential Future of Electricity Generation
Redox Power Systems, UMD develop breakthrough fuel cells to provide efficient, affordable electricity.  More »

Agilent Gift Funds Exploration of Enhanced Sensor Technology
Novel, patterned-gold SERS substrates could lead to new products.  More »

University of Maryland Creates Master's in Robotics Targeted at High-Tech Professionals
Designed to advance robotics systems and applications through an interdisciplinary program of study.  More »

"Battery Made of Wood" Featured on National Public Radio (Audio)
Professor and alumnus interviewed for Morning Edition.  More »

Camp Prepares Teens for Cybersecurity Careers
Twenty-Eight students from around the country participated.  More »

Shapiro Promoted to Full Professor
Interdisciplinary professor known for work in control systems, MEMS.  More »

Rabin Promoted
Nanomaterials specialist elevated to rank of Associate Professor with tenure.  More »

A Battery Made of Wood?
Wood fibers help nano-scale batteries keep their structure  More »

Micro-turbine research on cover of Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering
Ghodssi, Hanrahan and colleagues document the efficacy of using integrated retainer rings in tiny MEMS turbines.  More »

Apply Now for Water/Sanitation Engineering Scholarship
Deadline is June 30  More »

UMD's Mote Elected NAE President
Former President and Clark School Professor Named President of National Academy of Engineering.  More »

Micro-turbo-generator research featured in Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems
Researchers from MSAL produce the first demonstration of an integrated permanent-magnet micro-turbo-generator supported on micro-ball bearings.  More »

Bentley Discusses Alternatives to Animal Testing in PRiSM
Lab-on-a-chip devices could reduce or eliminate need.  More »

36 Clark School Students Accepted into NIST Summer Research Program
NIST opens its labs to UMD undergrads for hands-on research experience.  More »

NanoCenter Members Organize Chemistry Meeting
Macrocyclic and supramolecular chemistry discussed July 7-11 in DC  More »

Professors Goldsman & Peckerar Win Award from University System of Maryland

USM Board of Regents Honors Three Inaugural Entrepreneur of the Year Awardees; two are Clark School faculty members.  More »

Ekaterina Pomerantseva to join Drexel University faculty
Postdoctoral researcher has worked with ISR Director Reza Ghodssi since 2010.  More »

Recently Awarded Grants to Clark School Faculty
Clark School-affiliated professors receive research funding  More »

Clark School Professor's Research Featured by Department of Energy
John Cumings' research analyzing heating in electronic devices is featured by DOE as "Story of Discovery and Innovation."  More »

Wonder "Worm"
Researchers developing mini robot for brain surgery  More »

Friday Fun: IBM Releases Nano-scale Movie
“Particle man” dances in movie made of single atoms  More »

2013 Dean's Doctoral and Master?s Student Research Award Winners
Winning research papers from MSE, ME and BioE  More »

NanoCenter Member takes ?Invention of the Year? Runner-Up Prize
A new way to make nanotubes assemble themselves won a runner-up prize in the UMD Invention of the Year awards.  More »

Collegiate Inventors Competition Call for Entries
Deadline for entries is June 14.  More »

Nanoscience and Art Intersect in Cameramaker?s ?Small World? Competition
Deadline for stills and video is April 30  More »

FY 2014 National Institute of Standards and Technology Budget Request
Big increase would fund manufacturing, cybersecurity, industrial tech and new facilities  More »

Atoms-Thick Coating Ready for First Test on Silver Artifact
Science covers efforts to protect objects in Walters Art Museum collection.  More »

FY 2014 DOE Office of Science Budget Request
Proposed funding up 5.7%; highlights clean energy, operations and construction  More »

16th International Conference on Noncontact Atomic Force Microscopy - ABSTRACTS DUE APRIL 22
Emphasis on high-res imaging and force spectroscopy for applications in nanosciences.    More »

Maryland Exchange with Italian University Boosts Research on Artificial Cells
Bioengineering grad student part of international effort to use messages sent by synthetic cells to guide natural cell activity.  More »

NASA Asks Universities for Early Stage Innovation Tech Proposals
Notices of intent due April 29  More »

Chem-E Car Team Heads to National Competition Once Again!
Team Thirsty Turtles will take "Pride of Maryland" to San Francisco in November.  More »

Wuttig Honored at National Meeting of the Materials Research Society
Professor's 80th birthday, career celebrated in special symposium.  More »

Diagnostic anSERS Takes 3rd and UMD Prize at Cupid's Cup Finals
Startup wins $10,000, plans to scale up manufacturing.  More »

NanoOptics Lab hosts first seminar about new research opportunities
Unique combination of tools enables new research directions  More »

ECE Names 2012-2013 Distinguished Dissertation Fellows
Anand, Fan, Guan, and Xie recognized for outstanding research.  More »

UMD Scientists and Engineers Present Papers at American Chemical Society Meeting
Exploring “the chemistry of energy and food” … and more  More »

The Smallest Materials of All: Seeing, Making and Testing Materials at the Nanoscale
Presentations at the Materials Research Society's 2013 meeting showcase medical, energy developments      More »

NANOCOLLOQUIUM: Ellen Williams: A scientist's-eye view of research for sustainable energy
BP's Chief Scientist to discuss the role of research in a sustainable future    More »

MSE Announces Graduate Research Awards
Cornett, Varongchayakul will advance to compete at Clark School-level.  More »

Quantum Dot Commands Light
Researchers harness the quantum nature of light and semiconductors to expand the capabilities of computers.  More »

Earth Day 2013 Event to Address the Energy and Water Nexus
Engineering Sustainability Workshop 2013 and student poster contest open to all.  More »

Clark School Hosts 2013 STEM Expo on April 6
Event will feature NASA astronaut and UMD alumna Jeanette Epps.  More »

Whiting-Turner Lecture Series Features Entrepreneurs Ostrow on April 11, Citrin on April 25
Series to highlight successful entrepreneurs and leaders of Mashable.com, Redox Power Systems.  More »

Maryland Innovation Initiative Grant Awarded to Clark School Researchers
Project will advance technology for the real-time detection of bridge scou, a leading cause of failure for bridges in the U.S.  More »

Clark School Highly Ranked in 2014 U.S. News and World Report's Best Graduate Schools
The Clark School and 5 of its departments were rated in the top 25 in their categories.  More »

UMD Course To Serve as National Model for 'Energy 101' Curriculum
Collaborative Initiative Seeks to Educate Students on Key Energy Issues  More »

Khaligh receives NSF & UMD Sustainability grant for electric vehicles laboratory
The educational lab will train students in rapidly developing electric vehicle technology.   More »

Nominee for Energy Secretary a Boon for Research at the Nanoscale?
Physicist's apppointment could help maintain funding for R&D  More »

NanoOptics Lab Opens, Offers Seminar and Free Evaluation
Nanoscale characterization and manipulation tools available for research  More »

Nano ?Beads on a String? Could Advance Battery Technology
Pulsing with lithium, tiny silicon beads on a nanotube hold promise for better batteries  More »

Charged Nano-Membranes Could Make Resistance Futile, Florida Professor Hopes
New structures cut down on wasted energy in batteries  More »

UMD, GWU, and VT Awarded $3.75M by NSF to Launch Regional I-Corps Node for National Innovation Network
Initiative to Train 300 of the Top Entrepreneurial Research Teams from U.S. Universities, Federal Labs  More »

NanoCenter Members Present Papers at Upcoming APS Meeting in Baltimore
Largest physics meeting hosts more than twenty NanoCenter presentations    More »

Alison Flatau wins ASME prize
Award honors her contributions to adaptive structures and material systems.  More »

Mayergoyz Publishes Book on Plasmon Resonances
Sixth volume of the World Scientific Series in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology to release this month.  More »

NanoCenter Members Presented Papers at OPTO 2013
SPIE Photonics West conference sees three NanoCenter presentations  More »

UMD Researchers Achieve Breakthrough in Nanoprecision Imaging
Flow control of single quantum dot enables measurements with nanoscale accuracy at lower cost  More »

Flexible Nanopaper Featured in Chemical & Engineering News
ACS Newsmagazine reports innovation in nanoscale technology  More »

Air Force Supports Study on Nanopaper for Electronics, Aircraft
Hu wins prestigious Air Force Young Investigator Award.  More »

NanoColloquium 17: Louis Brus on "Carbon Nanoscience and Electronic Structure"
Quantum Dot Pioneer Explores Electron Activity in Seminar Feb. 1   More »

Eric Wachsman Chosen as Solar 2013 Conference Chair
Wachsman joins distinguised panel of advisory members.  More »

Be Part of Health Research Project
School of Public Health calls for flu samples  More »

Shapiro, Depireux team for series of grants to combat hearing loss
Research will advance the delivery of drug therapies to the inner ear.  More »

Seven NanoCenter Members Named 2013 Future Faculty Fellows
Engineering Grad Students Selected to Prepare for Academic Career  More »

NanoCenter members create tiny inchworm motor with flexible arms
A tiny creeping motor is easy to manufacture and stronger than ever  More »

NispLab Winter Short Courses for SEM/TEM/FIB
Short courses for NispLab SEM/TEM/FIB start January 14.  More »

Great Expectations Campaign Reaches $1B Goal
Clark School raises $240 million toward historic fundraising goal.  More »

Spacecraft Fly Light, Thanks to NanoCenter Member
Electrical engineer receives NASA grant for new solar sail material  More »

Rubloff Co-Authors Major DoE Report on Emerging Energy Technologies
Publication focuses on opportunities in mesoscale science.  More »

Karki and Cornett to Participate in Energy Workshop
NSF-sponsored workshop in Addis Adaba  More »

ACS Video features NanoCenter members
ACS Bytesize Science highlights NanoCenter members for National Chemistry Week.  More »

ALD work of Adomaitis, Dwivedi featured in NASA Goddard newsletter
Research could benefit X-ray astronomy, instrument cooling in space, and spacecraft shielding.  More »

Hierarchical three-dimensional electrode paper featured in ACS Nano
Work by Tobacco mosaic virus research team describes a novel approach for development of next generation micro-batteries.  More »

Zachariah, Research Team Wins MURI Award
Zachariah part of research team that will study ways to design more stable, reliable, and less vulnerable energetic materials.  More »

Dr. Michael Zachariah Receives DURIP Instrumentation Award
Award will help purchase a measurement system for energetic materials decomposition.  More »

Dr. Santiago Solares Wins Department of Energy's Early Career Award
Mechanical engineering professor to use atomic force microscopy to study real-time degradation of fuel cells and batteries.  More »

2012 Energy Research Fellows Announced
Awards will fund diverse sustainable energy research projects  More »

Preventing Costly, Life-Threatening Catheter Infections
Deutsch Foundation-sponsored Clark School research offers multi-pronged attack on major medical problem.  More »

Catching Up With Ellen Williams
Former UMD professor and NanoCenter member now head scientist at BP  More »

Bacteria Programmed to Re-Create UMD Logo
Feat part of larger body of Clark School research into preventing infections.  More »

Banerjee Joins Washington University in St Louis Faculty
Former UMD student to focus on nanomaterials  More »

Ray Adomaitis elected Fellow of AIChE
NanoCenter member specializes in ALD and CVD  More »

Cumings Wins Clark School's Junior Faculty Outstanding Research Award
Professor recognized for nanoscale and electron microscopy research.  More »

Clark School researchers figure prominently in atomic layer deposition story
Chemical & Engineering News highlights expansion of the coating technology.  More »

Controlling chemistry improves potential of carbon nanotubes
Nanotechnology breakthrough could lead to better batteries, more sensitive biosensors.  More »

Sometimes Size Does Matter
Rethink nanotechnology to convert a car's waste heat into electrical power.  More »

Rokita Elected AAAS Fellow
February meeting election held  More »

NanoCenter Members Named APS Fellows
Fuhrer and Takeuchi recognized  More »

Fuhrer Group Makes Magnetic New Graphene Discovery
Advances magnetic storage and RAM  More »

Elisabeth Smela Promoted to Full Professor
Nanocenter member focuses on MEMS  More »

Dean's Doctoral Research Awards Announced
Research on microbatteries, graphene and flapping-wing flight recognized.  More »

Ghodssi delegate to World Micromachine Summit
ISR director meets His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi.  More »

"Pocket Change Spectroscopy" Improves Detection of Toxins, Explosives
Betz, Rubloff Highlighted in Chemical & Engineering News.  More »

See How Materials Scientists and Conservators are "Silver Savers"
Science Nation produces segment on Clark School/Walters Art Museum collaboration.  More »

Earth Day Event to Focus on Energy
Students invited to hear industry, government, academic leaders present latest advances.  More »

New MEMS handbook is comprehensive, practical resource for academics, engineers, students
Reza Ghodssi is co-editor of MEMS Materials and Processes HandbookMore »

ECE Researchers Publish Article in RSC Journal on High Energy Density Flexible Galvanic Cell
Flexible galvanic cell is non-toxic, low-cost and environmentally friendly.  More »

YuHuang Wang Wins NSF CAREER Award
One of four awards given to NanoCenter members  More »

Sarah Bergbreiter wins NSF CAREER Award
One of four awards granted to NanoCenter members  More »

Fourkas Group's Lithography Techniques Featured in Nature Chemistry
Research described as breakthrough  More »

Waks Receives Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
Educational outreach efforts honored  More »

State Ranked Highly in Technology and Science Index
Maryland holds onto #2 overall spot; ranks #1 in human capital, academic R&D.  More »

Cumings, Seog Win NSF CAREER Awards for Nanotech
"Frustrated nanomagnets," peptide self-assembly efforts seek denser computer memory, new bio-inspired materials.  More »

Ghodssi is guest editor for special issue of Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering (JMM)
Special proceedings issue features papers from PowerMEMS 2009.  More »

Banerjee's Self-Powered Solar Circuits Featured in Sierra Magazine
Self-powered circuits provide electricity  More »

Bad Virus Put to Good Use
In breakthrough batteries, virally structured nano-electrodes boost energy capacity 10-fold.  More »

Seed Grant Program Announced
Total of $500,000 to be awarded  More »

Invitation Honors Murphy as Educational Innovator
NanoCenter member honored  More »

Banerjee's Self-Powered Solar Circuits Featured in Sierra Magazine
Article covers grad student's development of components for computers, phones, and other devices that don't require electricity, batteries or solar cells.  More »

Iliadis Lectures on "Nanosensors for Critical Environments"
Professor Agis Iliadis gave an IEEE Distinguished Lecture on the next generation of sensors.  More »

Salamanca-Riba Silicon Carbide Research Highlighted by NIST
Nano research detailed  More »

NIST Awards NanoCenter $15 Million to Support Postdoc Nanotechnology Research
Program will create up to 100 one and two-year appointments.  More »

Peter Dykstra wins bioengineering poster award
Work on electrochemical DNA sensor honored at Bioscience Day 2010.  More »

Materials Scientists, Conservators Join Forces to Preserve Silver Artifacts and Art
Team developing nanometers-thick, protective coatings using atomic layer deposition.  More »

Ph.D. student Konstantinos Gerasopoulos wins best poster award
Award was presented at 2010 Mid-Atlantic Micro/Nano Alliance Symposium.  More »

UMD and UMass Chemists Design Cloaked, Anti-Cancer Toxin to Kill Tumors from Within
Collaboration yields promising results  More »

Galloway, Gregorczyk, Gremillion awarded L-3 Graduate Research Fellowships
Fellowships support Ph.D. candidates working in specific research areas.  More »

Takeuchi, German Colleagues Collaborate on Materials Research
Work in alloy compositions  More »

Cumings Receives DOE Grant
Nanotube research in the NISP Lab  More »

$15M Neutron Scattering Collaboration with NIST Renewed
Briber leads MSE collaboration  More »

A Longer Life for Lithium Ion Batteries
Nanoparticles show promise for energy storage  More »

Oehrlein Receives IBM Faculty Award
Nano research recognized  More »

New Battery Research Highlighted by Discovery News, Nanowerk
Viruses used as structural template for lithium ion battery components.  More »

Friday Fun: Harvard's Nano-Garden
Harvard researchers grow garden of nanoscience delights  More »

Work by grad student Parag Banerjee cited in MRS Bulletin
Paper by student of Gary Rubloff originally appeared in ACS Nano.  More »

Influence of Polymer Structure on Plasma-Polymer Interactions in Resist Materials
Award-winning UMD graduate outlines research  More »

Karcz Takes 2nd In Dean's M.S. Thesis Competition
Molecular Mechanics Laboratory unit to be used in studies of protein aggregation  More »

Banerjee Takes 3rd In Dean's Doctoral Research Award Competition
Student recognized for work on nanoscale energy storage solutions.  More »

Clark School honors Rajkowski, Beyaz, Banerjee for student research
Students score in Dean's Student Research Award Competition.  More »

Is It Safe to Breathe Yet?
"Double-flame" research seeks to improve soot combustion, reduce pollutants  More »

Espy-Wilson, Rubloff Are Top UM Inventors
Speech enhancing algorithm, high-density energy storage cells named best of '09.  More »

Reza Ghodssi to Participate in EU-US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium
NanoCenter member invited to leading engineering collaboration  More »

Revolutionary New Solution for Semiconductor & Nano Materials
Research may lead to alternative energy advances  More »

A Solar-Powered Circuit, But No Solar Cell Required
Breakthrough technology could lead to new light-powered devices.  More »

Reza Ghodssi guest edits special issue of IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics
'Special Proceeding' issue focuses on energy harvesting.  More »

UM Progresses in Solar Decathlon 2011 Competition
UMD goes onto the second stage for the Solar Decathlon 2011.  More »

Stopping Bacterial Infections Without Antibiotics
Nanofactories Could Be Next Big Step in Antimicrobial Treatment  More »

Clark School hosts PowerMEMS 2009 attendees for luncheon, lab tours
Six laboratories showcased in special tours.  More »

Rubloff Group Research Selected for Highlights in Chemical Technology.
Paper covers advances in lab-on-a-chip technology.  More »

Bar-Cohen Wins Luikov Medal
How Your Cell Phone Keeps Its Cool  More »

Reza Ghodssi Appointed Director of the Institute for Systems Research
ISR excels in cross-disciplinary systems engineering research and education.  More »

ECE Research Review Day To Showcase Innovation, Oct. 9
Keynote speaker will be Dr. Steve Fetter, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.  More »

Attend "Financing Renewable Energy" Sept. 22
Symposium to help mid-Atlantic alternative energy, conservation entrepreneurs find financial resources.  More »

$2M for New Magnetometer Technology
MEMS/NEMS research funded  More »

Cumings Leads EFRC Nanowire Team
Research designed to increase effectiveness of lithium ion batteries.  More »

Ghodssi Receives NSF Grant for Novel Nanofabrication for Energy Applications
Research uses tobacco mosaic virus in fabrication of energy storage devices.  More »

Ghodssi Receives NSF Grant for Microball Bearings Research
Research focuses on low-friction, long-life microball bearings for PowerMEMS devices.  More »

Ghodssi, Wang, Culver Awarded Nanobiotechnology Grant
Study to develop micro-fabricated batteries  More »

Clark School Names First UMERC Director
Fuel cell expert, national panelist Eric Wachsman to lead energy research efforts.  More »

Berlin Takes 2nd in Dean's M.S. Thesis Competition
New award honors outstanding research, scholarship.  More »

UMERC/Nanocenter Team Named "Energy Frontier" Center
DOE to award $14M for nanotech storage technology crucial to renewable energy success.  More »

Fuhrer Promoted to Full Professor
Position effective July 1, 2009  More »

Adomaitis Promoted to Full Professor
NanoCenter member specializes in systems modeling and simulation, semiconductor manufacturing  More »

Ghodssi Promoted to Full Professor
Reza Ghodssi is the Herbert Rabin Distinguished Associate Professor and Director of the MEMS Sensors and Actuators Lab.  More »

Parag Banerjee Wins Presidential Student Award
Microscopy Society of America honors MSE grad student for nanotube crystallization paper.  More »

Ghodssi Featured in Mechanical Engineering Magazine Cover Story
MEMS microscale ball bearing research highlighted in feature article.  More »

ECE Faculty Win DoD Awards
Three faculty members received DURIP awards for research instrumentation towards defense research.  More »

NanoCenter Improves Energy Storage Options
Maryland NanoCenter researchers create new device to store electrical energy.  More »

Paper Named 2008 'Highlight' by Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering
JMM highlights Nano research  More »

Stephan Koev Wins University-Wide Graduate Research Contest
MEMS research highlighted  More »

Student research: Xiaolong Luo
Student of Gary Rubloff conducts 'lab-on-a-chip' microsystem research.  More »

Waks Receives NSF CAREER Award
ECE assistant professor earns award for research on photonic quantum information processing.  More »

O'Shea Named Distinguished Scholar-Teacher
Recognized by peers  More »

Mayergoyz Co-Authors New Book
Book to serve as advanced reference for study of nonlinear magnetization dynamics in nanosystems.  More »

Materials and Interface Nanotechnology Laboratory Opens
Rabin directs new nano research  More »

Bentley Featured in CNN Story on Bioterrorism
UMD Bioengineering Department responds to report detailing nation's vulnerability  More »

Banerjee Named John and Maureen Hendricks Energy Research Fellow
Fellowship benefits Great Expectations campaign.  More »

Williams' Research Published in PNAS
Organic materials with semiconducting abilities studied  More »

Darryll Pines Named Dean of the Clark School
Chair of Clark School?s Department of Aerospace Engineering becomes Dean and Farvardin Professor.  More »

O'Connor Honored for Lab Tour
System Safety Society to present FabLab director with Technical Exchange Award.  More »

Ghodssi team's micro ball bearing work makes miniature machines possible
Researchers are the first to manufacture and integrate practical microscale pumps, motors and turbines.  More »

Ghodssi Named Associate Editor of JMEMS
Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems is top MEMS publication.  More »

Ghodssi, Rubloff receive bioMEMS patent
U.S. patent 7,375,404 is awarded for fabrication and integration of polymeric bioMEMS.  More »

Nanocenter Team Among Invention of the Year Finalists
Team places 3rd in competition.  More »

Ghodssi Named Herbert Rabin Distinguished Professor
Dr. Reza Ghodssi is recognized for sustained and influential scientific and scholarly work.  More »

Reza Ghodssi named associate editor of Journal of Biomedical Microdevices
Journal focuses on biomedical applications of micro- and nanotechnology.  More »

New Bioengineering Wing Unveiled
$7.6M, 7,400-square-foot addition to Kim Building serves as new department home.  More »

New Advance in Biochip Research
Microfactories for drug research are one step closer to reality.  More »

Bergbreiter wins 2008 DARPA Young Faculty Award
Microrobot research recognized  More »

Fuhrer Recognized for Graphene Research
Graphene seen as possible new semiconductor  More »

Chuang Earns Intel Achievement Award
Ph.D. Alumnus Wen-Hsien Chuang receives highest honor as employee at Intel.  More »

Cumings Group Invents New Microscopy Technique
Electron thermal microscopy allows real-time tests of nanoscale devices in situMore »

UMD Nano Featured in National Nanotechnology Initiative
Williams and Tao-produced image of molecules featured on cover for US Strategic Plan  More »

Mote Visits NISPLab
UMD President sees equipment, research in action.  More »

Engineering Curriculum Development Recognized by NSF and IOP
Program funds and institute journal supports nanotech and bio-inspired design curriculum.  More »

NISPLab Welcomes UMD VP for Research
Berstein, Gertz visit premiere microscopy facility.  More »

U.S. Intel-Tech Agency Will Locate at Maryland's Research Park
Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) to be in M-Square research park by 2009  More »

Martinez-Miranda Elected APS Fellow
Professor recognized for work in education, liquid crystal research.  More »

Times Higher Ranks UM Highly
Campus leaps ahead in The Times Higher QS World University Rankings 2007.  More »

UMD Nano Research Featured on NBR
Studies in Food Safety Highlighted  More »

Desai Program Chair of IEEE 2008 BioRob Conference
Major conference to focus on impact of biomedical robotics and biomechatronics.  More »

"Nature-Made" Computers
With a little prodding from engineers, nature can produce computer components.  More »

O'Shea Elected Fellow of AAAS
O'Shea, also a Fellow of IEEE and APS, was recognized for his contributions to science and technology.  More »

$600K Gift Creates Hong Ji Fellowship
Donation to benefit international bioengineering graduate students, Great Expectations campaign.  More »

UMD To Host NanoBiotechnology for Defense Applications Workshop
Event is co-sponsored by UMD, IARPA, NRL, DoD, TATRC, NMRC, Intelligence Community.  More »

Bentley Named Fischell Distinguished Professor
Professorship, part of Fischell endowment, recognizes scientific and scholarly work.  More »

Senior NSF Advisor in Nanotechnology to Speak in College Park
National Nanotechnology Initiative founder to participate in NanoCenter Lecture Series  More »

Ghodssi, Rubloff part of $2 million NSF grant
Cellular and biomolecular engineering research to focus on biofunctionalized devices.  More »

Davis Organizes International Conference on Calixarene Chemistry
Biennial conference to be held in College Park  More »

NanoCenter Director Interviewed by Nanotechnology.com
Dr. Gary Rubloff discusses nano activities at UMD  More »

Kofinas, Payne Interviewed for PBS? Nightly Business Report
Professors explain nanotechnology's potential role in food safety.  More »

Fisher Awarded Stem Cell Research Funds
Funds will be used to study facial bone structure  More »

Ghalichechian Receives Outstanding Graduate Student Award
2007 George Harhalakis Outstanding Systems Engineering Graduate Student Award presented by the Institute for Systems Research to Nima Ghalichechian  More »

Maryland Named as Leader in Nano and Micro Technologies
Small Times Magazine publishes its rankings of states in the "idea economy."  More »

Ph.D. Student Receives AVS Graduate Research Award
Stephan Koev, an advisee of Prof. Ghodssi, wins 2007 American Vacuum Society's Graduate Research Award.  More »

Rabin Named Interim Clark School Dean
MTECH director assumes position July 1, when Dean Farvardin becomes provost.  More »

Ghodssi Invited to Participate in NAE Frontiers Symposium
Prof. Ghodssi among 100 of the nation's outstanding young engineers invited to the event.  More »

Min Ouyang to Offer Fall Course in Nanotechnology
"Special Topics in Physics and Engineering Materials: Physics, Material Chemistry and Device Applications at the Nanoscale"  More »

Sang Bok Lee Wins Faculty Excellence Award
NanoCenter member and Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry recognized for outstanding work  More »

Maryland NanoCenter places high in SMALLTIMES rankings
Maryland NanoCenter in top 10 for third consecutive year  More »

Fourkas Review Published in Materials Today
Nanocenter Member John Fourkas and colleague Linjie Li have their review of multiphoton polymerization published in June 2007 issue  More »

Dean Farvardin Promoted to UMD Provost
University of Maryland President C. D. Mote, Jr. announced the appointment of Dr. Nariman Farvardin, Dean of the A. James Clark School of Engineering, as Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, effective July 1, 2007.  More »

Molecular Imprint Technology Shows Promise Fighting Viruses
NanoCenter member Peter Kofinas leads a team of researchers developing a method of filtering viruses in the blood. The technology, called molecular imprinting, is being studied as a way of combating avian flu and other serious diseases.  More »

MEMS Lab Wins IEEE Competition
NanoCenter members Drs. Reza Ghodssi, Ellen Williams, and Dan Hines were recognized for their program to develop single chip sensors using Indium Phosphide.  More »

Min Ouyang Receives Beckman Young Investigators Award
Assistant Physics Professor and NanoCenter member Min Ouyang has been awarded a three-year grant from the Arnold and Mable Beckman Foundation.  More »

You're Invited: May 3 Fischell Festival
Event to highlight how engineers can improve life for millions of people.  More »

Min Ouyang Receives ONR Young Investigator Award
Physicist Min Ouyang awarded over $300,000 by the Office of Naval Research to study spintronics  More »

FabLab Partnership Earns NASA Awards
Corporate user ASR&D receives grants for future work in Maryland NanoCenter lab.  More »

MEMS research of Morgan and Ghodssi featured in NASA Tech Briefs
Gray-scale technology used in aligning optical fibers with actuated MEMS wedges.  More »

"Side Effects May Not Include?"
Clark School shows in vivo "nanofactories" can make and deliver targeted drugs.  More »

Nanomedicine Research Day 2007
UM School of Pharmacy Center for Nanomedicine and Cellular Delivery hosts first research day.  More »

NanoCenter designated as UMD University Research Center
The Maryland NanoCenter officially designated as one of UMs first University Research Centers.  More »

Baltimore Business Journal Highlights Maryland's Nano Research
The Baltimore Business Journal highlights the growth of nano research, particularly in nano-biotechnology, and the need for collaboration efforts among research centers.  More »

Cumings to Participate in Exchange Program
U.S./Japan program focuses on nanotechnology.  More »

Long and Takeuchi Group Win Second Bruker AXS Scholarship
Doctoral student recognized for work in combinatorial materials science.  More »

NanoCenter research members receive $500k NSF MRI award
Research Professors of the Maryland NanoCenter, were awarded a NSF MRI grant totaling $500k.  More »

Cumings Invited to Speak at American Physical Society
MSE professor to present work on tunable magnetic semiconductors  More »

NSF Funds Microscopy Facility Upgrades
Kim Building laboratory will benefit from added chemical analysis capabilities.  More »

$1 Million For Nano-Bio Initiative
Deutsch Foudation will fund Clark School bioengineering research on the nanoscale.  More »

NSF Grant Enhances NISP Lab's Capabilities
$500k grant will benefit composition analysis and biological tissue characterization.  More »

Fourkas Featured on "Science and Society"
Dr. John Fourkas was featured on World Talk Radio show "Science and Society".  More »

NIST Awards Maryland Nanocenter $1.5M Nanotechnology Grant
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) awarded the University of Maryland NanoCenter a $1.5 million, competitvely awarded grant as part of a cooperative program between the two organizations.  More »

State Approves $3.65 Million for NanoCenter
Funds will help purchase nanoscale fabrication and characterization equipment for futher development of the nano infrastructure at the University of Maryland.  More »

Nanotech dazzles at College Park
UMD shows its nano facilities to researchers, business and government  More »

MSE Student Wins Best Poster Award at MEMS Alliance Special Topics Symposium
Student honored  More »

U. Maryland Baltimore medical schools highlight NanoCenter partnership
The NanoCenter works with the University of Maryland Schools of Medicine, Pharmacy, and Dentistry, located in Baltimore. This provides a critical linkage to medical research and clinical practice for the strong interests and efforts of NanoCenter researchers.  More »

NanoCenter Featured in CMPS Continuum
MRSEC awarded 6-year, $10 million renewal by National Science Foundation, showing support for nanoscience research at UMD  More »

WUSA-9 Highlights NanoCenter Advances in Energy by Wang and Jackson
Local television station highlights nanocenter research toward new energy sources in it coverage "Fill your tank with sugart beets?" on Feb 23, featuring two faculty members and their research programs.  More »

Fourkas Expands Ability to Fabricate Microscale 3-D Structures
UMD Chemistry professor John T. Fourkas and his team have developed a technique that allows them to create microscopic, three-dimensional objects selectively coated with various materials for use in microdevices.  More »

Ultrasensitive Proteomics to be Pursued by DeVoe, Lee, and English for NIH
The group received a $1.2M NIH grant for the work "Ultrasensitive Proteomics via 2-D Microfluidic Profiling" through the National Institute for General Medical Science (NIGMS) as part of NIH's interdisciplinary Bioengineering Research Partnerships program.  More »

Lockheed Martin visits nanocenter
Company engineers explore facilities  More »

Fischell Department of Bioengineering announced
Dr. Robert E. Fischell has established a new Fischell Department of Bioengineering in the Clark School of Engineering with a $31M gift, which supports also the creation of the Robert E. Fischell Institute for Biomedical Devices. Fischell, who holds more than 200 patents, is the father of modern medical stents, lifetime pacemaker batteries and implantable insulin pumps. He has founded more than half a dozen companies in the biomedical devices field.  More »

Oehrlein Honored for Plasma Process Research
Nanocenter member awarded AVS prize  More »

Williams' work featured by nano journals
Professor Ellen Williams' research has been highlighted in cover images two journals distinguished in the nano field.  More »

PBS Nightly Business Report Features Maryland NanoCenter
PBS's Nightly Business Report featured Maryland NanoCenter in its coverage of nanotechnology, citing the University of Maryland as one of the leaders in the field.
Click details to see video from the program, or click Link to see ECE's writeup (including links to the transcript).  More »

Rep. Hoyer Announces UMD Center for Nanoparticle Risk Research
Congressional support offered for research  More »

IMEC Tech Networking Seminar at Maryland
IMEC, Europe's leading independent research center in microelectronics, hosted a networking seminar at Maryland NanoCenter on October 26 to build new partnerships in nanotechnology. IMEC is seeking to develop major programs and international partnerships in nano to parallel their tremendous success in semiconductor research.  More »

Virus assembly demonstrated by Culver, Yi, cited in nanotechweb.
Maryland NanoCenter is beginning a new Interdisciplinary Minor in Nanoscale Science and Technology (NS&T) for undergraduates, which will begin formally in spring 2006. Faculty and courses are already aligned with this program, which offers a unique opportunity for students to experience and join the nano era early in their careers.  More »

NSF Renews Support for MRSEC
The Maryland MRSEC, led by founding director . Ellen Williams, has been renewed by the National Science Foundation following a ten-year record of success in research, education, and outreach. The MRSEC will purse two research thrusts, in low-dimensional interfaces (IRG 1) and in multifuncitonal magnetic oxides (IRG 2), as well as a selection of seed projects.  More »

Takeuchi's Combinatorial Materials Research Featured in Materials Today
Advances in electronics industry highlighted  More »

New Nano Minor is opening for undergraduates.
Maryland NanoCenter is beginning a new Interdisciplinary Minor in Nanoscale Science and Technology (NS&T) for undergraduates, which will begin formally in spring 2006.  More »

Lathrop Named Acting Director of IREAP
Replaces Professor Pat O'Shea  More »

UMB Center for Nanomedicine and Cellular Delivery opens
An M-CINSE partner, the Center for Nanomedicine and Cellular Delivery opened officially at a ceremony held September 20 at the University of Maryland Baltimore's School of Pharmacy.  More »

University Newspaper Outlook Highlights Maryland NanoCenter
Campus publication focuses on interdisciplinary center.  More »

Oehrlein, Phaneuf, and Collaborators Win NSF NIRT for Plasma Processing of Nanostructured Polymers
Nanocenter members and Professors Gottlieb Oehrlein and Ray Phaneuf of MSE were awarded a NSF-Nanoscale Interdisciplinary Research Team grant ($1.2M) for a proposal to investigate "Nanotechnological Manufacturing: Nanostructured Polymers Designed for Plasma/Energetic Beam Templating of Materials".  More »

Zachariah and Collaborators Receive NSF NIRT Award for Nanoparticles and Toxicology
Working with collaborators at Yale, Rochester, NIST, and Cabot, Prof. Michael Zachariah will pursue the fundamental understanding needed to manufacture well controlled and characterized, elemental carbon-based nanoparticles, which are likely the materials to which human beings are most frequently exposed. This NSF NIRT program comprises a 3-year $1.4M effort.  More »

Lee's Magnetic Nanotubes Promise Medical Advances
Numerous medical applications foreseen  More »

Small Times Features New Chesapeake Nanotech Initiative
Billion dollar project  More »

UMD Reaches Top Tier in Nano and Micro Ranking by Small Times Magazine
Maryland places First  More »

Williams is Nanotech Panelist for AAAS
Nanotechnology panel in April  More »

UM Nanotech Center: Newly Open for Business and Already Gaining National Recognition
University looks to the future  More »

Smela Named to Presidential Early Career Award
NanoCenter Member honored.  More »

Melngailis Named IEEE Fellow
Focused Ion Beam technology leader  More »

Kim Building is a Reality!
State-of-the-art facility completed.  More »

Prof. Ellen Williams Elected to National Academy of Sciences
Physics professor elected  More »

Micro-Testudo Created by Advanced Lithography Techniques
Researchers in Prof. Ghodssi's group have demonstrated their gray-scale lithography techniques to create a micro-Testudo structure, a 3-D pattern of UMD's mascot.  More »

SmallTimes ranks State of Maryland 8th in Nanotech Rating
Small times ranks Maryland near the top among states in nano research and workforce placing 5th and 2nd respectively.  More »

O'Connor Joins Maryland NanoCenter as FabLab Director
Moves from private industry to educational sector.  More »

Diamondback profiles M-CINSE
Article highlights NanoCenter  More »

PhysOrg Cites Maryland NanoCenter National Recognition
Praise for NanoCenter  More »

Shapiro Promotes Control and System Integration of Micro- and Nano-scale Systems
NSF Workshop Organized  More »

Bruck Presents Nanotech Course at ASME
Nano boot camp offered.  More »

Takeuchi, Williams, and Rubloff to establish Keck Laboratory for Combinatorial Nanosynthesis and Multiscale Characterization
Lab to be located in Kim Building  More »

Nano-bio Partnerships at Maryland
Collaborations foreseen  More »

O'Shea Named Chair of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Formerly directed IREAP  More »

Washington Post Highlights Maryland NanoCenter
Article highlights variety of research  More »

 

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  • 1. Lithium-Assisted Electrochemical Welding in Silicon Nanowire Battery Electrodes
    Khim Karki, Eric Epstein, Jeong-Hyun Cho, Zheng Jia, Teng Li, S. Tom Picraux, Chunsheng Wang, John Cumings
    Nano Letters, 2012-02, 12 (3), pp.1392-1397
    doi: 10.1021/nl204063u
  • 2. A Beaded-String Silicon Anode
    Chuan-Fu Sun, Khim Karki, Zheng Jia, Hongwei Liao, Yin Zhang, Teng Li, Yue Qi, John Cumings, Gary W. Rubloff, YuHuang Wang
    ACS Nano, 2013-02
    doi: 10.1021/nn4001512
  • 3. Hydrogenation enabled scrolling of graphene
    Shuze Zhu, Teng Li
    Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 2013-02, 46 (7)
    doi: 10.1088/0022-3727/46/7/075301
  • 4. Tin Anode for Sodium-Ion Batteries Using Natural Wood Fiber as a Mechanical Buffer and Electrolyte Reservoir
    Hongli Zhu, Zheng Jia, Yuchen Chen, Nicholas Weadock, Jiayu Wan, Oeyvind Vaaland, Xiaogang Han, Teng Li, Liangbing Hu
    Nano Letters, 2013-05, 13 (7), pp.3093-3100
    doi: 10.1021/nl400998t
  • 5. Atomic-Layer-Deposition Oxide Nanoglue for Sodium Ion Batteries
    Xiaogang Han, Yang Liu, Zheng Jia, Yu-Chen Chen, Jiayu Wan, Nicholas Weadock, Karen J. Gaskell, Teng Li, Liangbing Hu
    Nano Letters, 2014-01
    doi: 10.1021/nl4035626
  • 6. Novel Nanostructured Paper with Ultra-High Transparency and Ultra-High Haze for Solar Cells
    Zhiqiang Fang, Hongli Zhu, Yongbo Yuan, Dongheon Ha, Shuze Zhu, Colin Preston, Qingxia Chen, Yuanyuan Li, Xiaogang Han, Seongwoo Lee, Gang Chen, Teng Li, Jeremy N Munday, Jinsong Huang, Liangbing Hu
    Nano Letters, 2013-12, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1021/nl404101p
  • 7. Two dimensional silicon nanowalls for lithium ion batteries
    Jiayu Wan, Alex F. Kaplan, Jia Zheng, Xiaogang Han, Yuchen Chen, Nicholas J. Weadock, Nicholas Faenza, Steven Lacey, Teng Li, Jay Guo, Liangbing Hu
    Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 2013-10, (), pp.
    doi: 10.1039/C3TA13546B
  • 8. Extremely compliant and highly stretchable patterned graphene
    Shuze Zhu, Yinjun Huang, Teng Li
    Applied Physics Letters, 2014-04, 104 (17), pp.173103
    doi: 10.1063/1.4874337
  • 9. Hydrogenation-Assisted Graphene Origami and Its Application in Programmable Molecular Mass Uptake, Storage, and Release
    Shuze Zhu, Teng Li
    ACS Nano, 2014-02, 8 (3), pp.2864-2872
    doi: 10.1021/nn500025t
  • 10. Pseudomagnetic fields in a locally strained graphene drumhead
    Shuze Zhu, Yinjun Huang, Nikolai N. Klimov, David B. Newell, Nikolai B. Zhitenev, Joseph A. Stroscio, Santiago D. Solares, Teng Li
    Physical Review B, 2014-08, 90 (7), pp.
    doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.90.075426
  • 11. Hybridizing wood cellulose and graphene oxide toward high-performance fibers
    Yuanyuan Li, Hongli Zhu, Shuze Zhu, Jiayu Wan, Zhen Liu, Oeyvind Vaaland, Steven Lacey, Zhiqiang Fang, Hongqi Dai, Teng Li, Liangbing Hu
    NPG Asia Materials, 2015-01, 7 (1), pp.e150
    doi: 10.1038/am.2014.111
  • 12. Electromechanical Properties of Graphene Drumheads
    N. N. Klimov, S. Jung, S. Zhu, T. Li, C. A. Wright, S. D. Solares, D. B. Newell, N. B. Zhitenev, J. A. Stroscio
    Science, 2012-06, 336 (6088), pp.1557-1561
    doi: 10.1126/science.1220335
  • 13. STRAIN DECONCENTRATION IN THIN FILMS PATTERNED WITH CIRCULAR HOLES
    MATTHEW B. TUCKER, TENG LI
    International Journal of Applied Mechanics, 2009-07, 01 (04), pp.557-568
    doi: 10.1142/S1758825109000307
  • 14. Carbon nanotube initiated formation of carbon nanoscrolls
    Zhao Zhang, Teng Li
    Applied Physics Letters, 2010-01, 97 (8), pp.081909
    doi: 10.1063/1.3479050
  • 15. Substrate-regulated morphology of graphene
    Teng Li, Zhao Zhang
    Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 2010-02, 43 (7), pp.075303
    doi: 10.1088/0022-3727/43/7/075303
  • 16. Competing failure mechanisms of thin metal films on polymer substrates under tension
    Teng Li, Zhao Zhang, Benoit Michaux
    Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Letters, 2011-07, 1 (4), pp.041002
    doi: 10.1063/2.1104102
  • 17. In situ electro-mechanical experiments and mechanics modeling of tensile cracking in indium tin oxide thin films on polyimide substrates
    Cheng Peng, Zheng Jia, Dan Bianculli, Teng Li, Jun Lou
    Journal of Applied Physics, 2011-05, 109 (10), pp.103530
    doi: 10.1063/1.3592341
  • 18. A Molecular Mechanics Study of Morphologic Interaction between Graphene and Si Nanowires on a SiO2Substrate
    Zhao Zhang, Teng Li
    Journal of Nanomaterials, 2010-10, 2011 (), pp.1-7
    doi: 10.1155/2011/374018
  • 19. Failure mechanics of organic–inorganic multilayer permeation barriers in flexible electronics
    Zheng Jia, Matthew B. Tucker, Teng Li
    Composites Science and Technology, 2011-12, 71 (3), pp.365-372
    doi: 10.1016/j.compscitech.2010.12.003
  • 20. Extrinsic morphology of graphene
    Teng Li
    Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, 2011-06, 19 (5), pp.054005
    doi: 10.1088/0965-0393/19/5/054005
  • 21. Determining graphene adhesion via substrate-regulated morphology of graphene
    Zhao Zhang, Teng Li
    Journal of Applied Physics, 2011-10, 110 (8), pp.083526
    doi: 10.1063/1.3656720
  • 22. Size-dependent rupture strain of elastically stretchable metal conductors
    O. Graudejus, Zheng Jia, Teng Li, S. Wagner
    Scripta Materialia, 2012-02, 66 (11), pp.919-922
    doi: 10.1016/j.scriptamat.2012.02.034
  • 23. Critical Dispersion Distance of Silicon Nanoparticles Intercalated between Graphene Layers
    Shuze Zhu, Jason Galginaitis, Teng Li
    Journal of Nanomaterials, 2012-01, 2012 (), pp.1-4
    doi: 10.1155/2012/375289
  • 24. A map of competing buckling-driven failure modes of substrate-supported thin brittle films
    Zheng Jia, Cheng Peng, Jun Lou, Teng Li
    Thin Solid Films, 2012-07, 520 (21), pp.6576-6580
    doi: 10.1016/j.tsf.2012.07.011
  • 25. Buckling instability of carbon nanoscrolls
    Zhao Zhang, Yinjun Huang, Teng Li
    Journal of Applied Physics, 2012-09, 112 (6), pp.063515
    doi: 10.1063/1.4754312
  • 26. Nanoscale Interfacial Friction and Adhesion on Supported versus Suspended Monolayer and Multilayer Graphene
    Zhao Deng, Nikolai N. Klimov, Santiago D. Solares, Teng Li, Hua Xu, Rachel J. Cannara
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  • 27. Study of Ti etching and selectivity mechanism in fluorocarbon plasmas for dielectric etch
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  • 28. On the absence of post-plasma etch surface and line edge roughness in vinylpyridine resists
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    Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B: Microelectronics and Nanometer Structures, -0001-11, 29 (4), pp.041604
    doi: 10.1116/1.3607604
  • 29. Molecular structure effects on dry etching behavior of Si-containing resists in oxygen plasma
    R. L. Bruce, T. Lin, R. J. Phaneuf, G. S. Oehrlein, W. Bell, B. Long, C. G. Willson
    Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B: Microelectronics and Nanometer Structures, -0001-11, 28 (4), pp.751
    doi: 10.1116/1.3455496
  • 30. Relationship between nanoscale roughness and ion-damaged layer in argon plasma exposed polystyrene films
    R. L. Bruce, F. Weilnboeck, T. Lin, R. J. Phaneuf, G. S. Oehrlein, B. K. Long, C. G. Willson, J. J. Vegh, D. Nest, D. B. Graves
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  • 31. Study of ion and vacuum ultraviolet-induced effects on styrene- and ester-based polymers exposed to argon plasma
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    doi: 10.1116/1.3136864
  • 32. Real-time studies of surface roughness development and reticulation mechanism of advanced photoresist materials during plasma processing
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    doi: 10.1063/1.3055268
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