Maryland NanoCenter RSS News feed of the University of Maryland NanoCenter. en-us Tue, 22 May 2018 02:15:05 EDT Tue, 22 May 2018 02:15:05 EDT (Maryland NanoCenter) MSE PhD Candidate Yonggang Yao Takes 1st Place in 2018 Dean's Doctoral Research Competition ChBE PhD Candidate Fudong Han Wins 2018 Dean's Doctoral Research Award Breakthrough protonic fuel cell study published in Nature So you have a degree in science. Now what? Davis, Takeuchi Take 2018 UMD Distinguished Scholar-Teacher Award Why a robot can't yet outjump a flea A higher-energy, safer and longer-lasting zinc battery Four Clark School Professors Receive Competitive DURIP Grants Outstanding Microscopist and Teacher Honored with Fellowship NANO.IL.2018 Nano Conference in Israel Chungsheng Wang Receives UMD's 17th ARPA-E Award NEES legislative outreach highlighted in EFRC newsletter Scientists Mix the Unmixable to Create 'Shocking' Nanoparticles 3D Li metal anode provides high energy and improved safety UMD ARPA-E Innovations transitioning to commercial reality Biofilm Made of Cellulose Nanofibers Offers Robust, Eco-friendly Materials for Emerging Applications Sturdy Insulator Made of Wood Clark School Researchers Recognized for Exceptional Inventions The Clark School Celebrates Women's History Month Sandwich Battery with ‘Melty’ Layer is Safe, Robust 2018 ARPA-E Summit to Showcase UMD Innovations 2018 Engineering Sustainability Day 4th Annual Clean Energy and Sustainability Extravaganza Professor Salamanca-Riba receives $2M in Advanced Manufacturing Award Scholarship Opportunity for Transfer Students Strength in Numbers, Especially Family Groups New Fuel Cell has Exceptional Power Density and Stability Turning Up the Heat Wood Provides a Spongy, Eco-Friendly Replacement for Synthetic Materials Super Wood Could Replace Steel Article on Maryland TMV research named 'Highlight of 2017' by the journal Nanotechnology UMD ChBE Researchers Continue Search for Li-Battery Stabilization Amitabh Varshney Named Dean of the College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences at UMD Inaugural Energy Innovation Seed Grants awarded UMD Researchers Focus Energy on Current Collector Improvements UMD Researchers Seek to Improve 3D Microstructure Characterization at the Nanoscale Novel Battery Cathode Design Inspired by Your Typical Cotton ‘T’ Clark School Researchers Recognized Among "World's Most Influential Scientific Minds" MSE Grad Student Wins 1st Place in Poster Competition at Optics & Photonics Conference Organic Processes Inspire Technological Innovation Leite Group Creates Nano-sized Super-absorber, Published in Advanced Optical Materials Reducing the traffic jam in batteries Leite Research Group’s Invited Review Published in ACS Energy Li Named to Forbes' "30 Under 30" List Mentors Needed for Women's Hackathon! Call for Input: University of Maryland Research at UN Climate Conference UMD Researchers Develop Stable, Robust Li-ion Battery Chemistry Photo-Activated Pseudo-Solid Battery from UCLA in New Journal Losert, Waks receive prestigious fellowship in APS NEES PI Talin Joins Elite Fellows at APS UMD Researchers Work to Mitigate Water Scarcity Crisis with Solar-Powered Devices Made of Wood 10/9 is NanoDay Empowering Voices in Engineering MSE Students Selected as Finalists for the 2017 Collegiate Inventors Competition MSE Undergrad wins ARL Student Competition UMD Team in Top Six at 2nd Hyperloop Competition UMD Researchers Offer Solution to Volatile Battery Chemistry in Electronics UMD Engineers Answer Questions about Record-Breaking Harvey, Flooding UMD ECS Student Chapter receives national award MSE Research Group’s Invited Perspective Published in ACS Energy Letters ChBE Researchers Develop ‘Inside-out’ Technique for Creating Polymer Capsules with Multiple Concentric Layers Staff Spotlight: Alan Santos Liangbing Hu Wins 2017 KINGFA Young Investigator Award Clark School Participates in Solar Eclipse NEES Attends 2017 DOE EFRC-Hub-MCS PI Meeting Jeremy Munday Receives 2017 Clark School Junior Faculty Outstanding Research Award UMD’s bio-compatible battery garners international coverage NEES Mentioned in Three Articles in EFRC Newsletter NEES Grad Student Pens EFRC Newsletter Article on Metastable Materials UMD engineers invent the first bio-compatible, ion current battery A Space Elevator: How Microscopic Materials Give Way to Big Ideas Eric Wachsman to Receive 2017 Wagner Memorial Award MSE Research Reveals Unique Ionic Diffusion Mechanism in Super-Ionic Conductors 3D-Printed Evaporator is Sustainable Approach to Water Shortage UMD Research Offers Insight into Structure of Cellular Membrane Decade of TMV research leads to never-before-seen microsystems for energy storage, biosensors and self-sustaining systems Peter Kofinas Will Serve as Next Chair of ChBE New TMV supercapacitor work featured in Nanotechweb article Gray Wins Dr. Mabel S. Spencer Award for Graduate Achievement Lab Students' 'Creativity is Key' BIOE Researchers Develop New Technologies to Drive Next-Generation Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis Gerald Wilkinson Named Interim Dean of UMD's College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences Ghodssi, Bentley receive NSF EAGER grant to develop ingestible capsules for medical diagnosis Wachsman Recipient of 2017 Carl Wagner Memorial Award NEES student selected for U.S. DOE Graduate Student Research Award UMD Engineering Gives Solar Decathlon Team a Competitive Edge Liangbing Hu Wins NANOLetters Young Investigator Award Alexander Pearse wins Dean's Doctoral Research Award 2017 Honors & Awards Ceremony MSE Professor Aristos Christou Elevated to IEEE 'Life Fellow' MSE Graduate Student Receives All-S.T.A.R. Fellowship CHBE Chair Sheryl Ehrman Departs for San Jose ChBE PhD Candidate Wins MRS Gold Award Clark School Researchers Represented on Four 2017 MURI Awards 7th Annual Engineering Sustainability Day focuses on Energy Storage Women Engineers Welcome Admitted Students MSE Undergraduate Wins NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Wood filter removes toxic dye from water ChBE Professor Receives 2017-2018 Distinguished Scholar-Teacher Award Welcome Dr Rao! Sunbeams at the Nano-scale: the Next Generation of Solar Cells UMERC’s Liangbing Hu pitches transparent wood technology at 2017 ARPA-E Innovation Summit A nerve modeled on a battery A peek under a hybrid’s hood reveals wood? Stacked nanocrystals offer a new twist on handedness Please Join Us for a Career and Information Fair! UMD hosts first annual Winter School on Fundamentals of Quantum Materials Cheaper, Faster and Longer Lasting: What Magnesium Iodine Chemistry Can Offer Covetics: Novel Carbon Nanostructure Embedded Class of Metals Mohamad Al-Sheikhly Receives IIA Laureate Award Leite Nanophotonics Research Featured on Advanced Optical Materials Cover Gov Hogan Announces UMD’s Role in $65M Environmental Agenda UMD Researchers Find Ultra-thin Solution to Primary Obstacle in Solid-State Battery Development Thin Films Prevent Corrosion in Sodium Metal Anode YuHuang Wang, NEES PI, talks nanotube protection in video abstract MSE Research Team Wins Seed Grant Funding for Novel Sensor Technology Former ISR postdocs win advanced materials awards NanoCenter thanks departing co-founder UMERC Announces RFP for the 2017 Wells Graduate Fellowship Energy Research Center battery highlighted on CBS This Morning NEES PI Gives Memorial Lecture to Ceramics Society UMD's Technica Expected to Be Largest All-Women Hackathon in U.S. Solar cells improved with nanospheres is subject of ACS journal cover NSF Awards $3.45M National Innovation Ecosystem Grant to University of Maryland A NEES Associate Director Named VP of Materials Research Society Students Showcase Outstanding Basic, Applied and Innovative Energy Research Ott, Yorke, and Grebogi recognized by Thompson Reuters as 2016 Citation Laureates in Physics MSE Nanophysics Researcher Ichiro Takeuchi and team Step Closer to Quantum Computing Advances ECE Students Advised by Rama Chellappa win Best Poster Award and nVIDIA Best Paper Award at IEEE BTAS 2016 Chellappa to Receive Distinguished Alumnus Award from Indian Institute of Science UMD Physicists Discover “Smoke Rings” Made of Laser Light Four Clark School Professors Named Distinguished University Professor Prof. Leite Awarded APS Ovshinsky Sustainable Energy Fellowship Transparent Wood: Clark School Research in the News Superconductivity Can be Induced in a Kondo Topological Insulator, New PRX Paper Shows Professor Romel Gomez Selected as 2016-2017 Undergraduate Studies Faculty Fellow Jay, Jewell Named 2016 Young Innovators of Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering DOE Awards $1.25M to UMERC Researchers to Develop Safer, Better Batteries Wood Windows are Cooler than Glass White Named University of Maryland 2016 Faculty Advisor of the Year Gary Rubloff named Distinguished University Professor Fourth Consecutive Win for UMD Electrochemical Society Student Chapter Cover of Nanotechnology Features Work From the Munday Lab NanoDay2016 Features Inspiring Speakers, Poster Awards Safer, Better Li-Ion Batteries Tiny Diamonds Could Enable Huge Advances in Nanotechnology Clark School’s Amazing Transparent Wood Featured in New York Times A View Through Wood Shows Futuristic Applications Rubloff, Ghodssi to speak at TechConnect World Innovation Conference and Expo NEES project shows hybrid battery/capacitor with off-the-charts cycling capacity Scientists blend coinage metals to obtain alloys better than gold Hu and Munday Win Young Investigator Award CREB Kicks Off its Research and Innovation Seed Grant Program NanoCenter's Fab Lab gets new instrument You’ll Never Be-Leaf What Makes up This Battery Assembly of Micro/Nanomaterials into Complex, Three-Dimensional Architectures by Compressive Buckling Bergbreiter named director of Maryland Robotics Center New Rate Information Diagnosing Better Efficiencies for Solar Cells Rubloff Discusses UMD Energy Storage Center and Energy Science Hot Topics UMD Researchers Use a Simple Stretch to Create Powerful Pseudomagnetic Fields in Graphene Prof. Ichiro Takeuchi Joins a National Center for Spintronics Research UMD & Army Researchers Discover Salty Solution to Better, Safer Batteries UMERC Announces RFPs for the 2016 Graduate Student Energy Fellowships Hu wins 2015 Junior Faculty Outstanding Research Award BioE Researchers Develop Nano-guided Cell Networks as Conveyors of Molecular Communication Li Awarded Society of Engineering Science Young Investigator Medal UMD Discovery Could Enable Portable Particle Accelerators Gary Rubloff to receive Senior Faculty Outstanding Research Award Grad students Winkler, Subramanian rank highly in U21 3MT video contest Leonard to be Honored for Cooperative Control Innovations Two NEES students write for DOE Newsletter; one story profiles NEES research Reimagining Fuel Cells Lands UMERC Director's Technology in NATURE Experts available for comment on upcoming Nobels UMD Students Win Third Consecutive Electrochemical Society Student Chapter Award UMD Researchers Creating First Onboard Fast-Charging System for Electric Vehicles Undergraduate Engineering Programs Earn Top Rank in U.S. News & World Report Mesoscale Science Research Highlighted on Materials Journal Cover Microsystems Graduate Student Seminar Series NSF Funds Novel Research to Create Scalable Wireless Networking, Averting Usage Crisis UMD Researchers’ New Nanoscale Solar Cells Could Revolutionize Solar Industry Jeremy Munday selected for NASA Smallsat Technology Partnership Award Gates Foundations awards UMD project to address world sanitation problems New Battery Demonstrates “Sweet Spot” of Electrolyte Thickness and Composition Transparent, Interactive Nanopaper Uses Touch to Generate Electricity Ghodssi, Beyaz, Waits issued US patent for microgenerator Small Can Be Strong and Tough Call for Nanotechnology-Inspired Grand Challenges Physics Culture Prize Goes to Science Communicator Cumings Named Interim Director of Maryland NanoCenter Shampoo ingredient keeps nanotubes cleaner, more manageable Reza Ghodssi named AVS Fellow Thin coatings controlled at atomic scale protect high performance lithium anodes Office of Naval Research Supports Design Development of Materials at UMD New Software Will Enhance Materials Science and Engineering’s Undergraduate Program Creating Transparent Electronic Networks with Graphene-Based Ink The Second Mid-Atlantic DNA Nanotechnology Symposium New Shape Memory Alloy Withstands 10 Million Deformations Two FIBs Now Available in NanoCenter's AIM Lab High Energy at Extreme Battery Center’s First Meeting Members of NEES Gather for 2015 Spring Accomplishment Meeting Swelling Magnets to Energize the World Seminar on UMD's New FIB Instruments May 27 BGE's Calvin Butler to Deliver Spring Commencement Remarks Food Safety, Energy Storage & Video Authentication Inventions Honored at Awards Ceremony For Batteries, One Material Does It All Depireux, Masri win $25K UMB UMVentures Award Welcome to Graphene Beach! White to Recieve First-Ever Bard Award Nilsson Wins Wylie Fellowship Scientific Reports Invites Yang to Serve as Editorial Board Member Center for Research in Extreme Batteries officially opens Sangwook Chu wins UMD GRID best poster award Invention of the Year Finalist: A Revolutionary, High Density, Nanopore Battery Ph.D. candidate Thomas Winkler wins best poster award at MAMNA Symposium UMD, MIT team for new 'superhydrophobic surfaces' patent Help Send UMD Students to the American Chemical Society Nat'l Meeting! Rubloff One of 9 Finalists for UMD Invention of the Year "Guests" of Honor The Proof Is in the Pores Atomic Layer Deposition: Precise Control Smaller than the Eye Can See UMD Partners with Army to Launch Extreme Battery Research Center NIST Highlights Leite’s “Battery Perimortems" Vote Now! Materials Video Enters Thinkable Competition Pines Recognized with Maryland Speaker's Medallion Simple Stretchable Conducting Material is Robust and Inexpensive 'I am very humbled': Hafezi Awarded Prestigious Sloan Fellowship Understanding Battery Failure in Realtime, at the Nanoscale UMERC Researchers Came Out in Force at the ARPA-E Summit UMD Hosts 3D Maryland Expert Group Meeting Sarah Bergbreiter gives TED Talk on microrobotics UMD Online Engineering Programs Continue to Climb in Standings News Update on 2015 Funding for NSF Wood Fibers in Technology: Technical Report from MRS meeting News Update on FY 2015 Funding for NIST News Update on FY 2015 Appropriations for DOE Office of Science Underwriters Laboratories President to Speak at Winter Commencement UMD Ranked Among World’s Best in Science Research Productivity Physics Prof Confirmed as Head of ARPA-E Ph.D. Student Guannan Liu Develops Novel Micro-Heater Faster Charging Technique Boosts Battery's Capacity UMD Clark School Highlights Disaster Resilience at Mpact Week Reza Ghodssi elected Fellow of IEEE University of Maryland Breaks Ground for A. James Clark Hall UMD Clark School Announces Inaugural Awards Winners Hu, Leite Named Outstanding Engineer and Scientist of the Year (VIDEO) UMD President Loh hosts robotics demonstrations at University House A Billion Holes Can Make a Battery Museum Conservation Research Wins Top Prizes in International 3-Minute Thesis Competition New Equipment and Science Capabilities at Army Research Lab Searching for Replacements for Rare Earth Elements in Permanent Magnets Tropical Tree Fibers Can Hold Battery Power, Say UMD Engineers Vote Now! Materials Grad Student is Finalist in 3 Minute Thesis Competition (VIDEO) Phosphorene: 2-D material ripples, giving optical properties UMD engineers create tiny, robust rubber micro-component. Li and Hu Awarded NSF Grant to Study Challenges in Creating Materials that are Both Stronger and Tougher Nanoparticles Add Zest to Search for Drug Delivery Methods Atomic Layer Depostion and Graphene Inspire Creative Catalyst Design Students' Improved Kevlar Soft Body Armor Wins National Design Competition New UMD Synthesis Method May Shape Future of Nanostructures, Clean Energy A Small Gift to Dr. Loh Makes a Big Hit Beyond “Six Nines”: Ultra-enriched Silicon for Quantum Computing DOE Invests in UMERC Battery Research Students Use UMD Supercomputer to Design, Test Materials UMERC's Advanced Energy Storage Technology Selected by NASA Lithium-ion battery research profiled in DOE newsletter UMD Researchers Bridge Gap between Microelectronics, Biological Systems UMD Hosts Technical Meeting on Nanomagnetic Materials Workshop on Defects in Wide Band Gap Semiconductors Sept. 23 Discover, Create, Deploy: Professors Contribute to Materials Genome Initiative Adding Lithium Boosts Transparency and Conductivity of Graphite International research partnership leads to major publication on controlling living cells with artificial cells $3.2M ARPA-E Award Supports Development of Combined Cooling/Heating/Power System UMD Professors Join Fuel Cell Projects Awarded Combined $11.4M Department of Energy renews NEES EFRC for four years UMD Nets a DOE Award for Innovative Energy Research Projects Room To Move: Spacing Graphite Layers Makes a Better Battery Anode Marquardt Wins Dean’s Doctoral Research Award for “Protecting Art with Nanotechnology” UMD Alumni Hatch Sub-$300 Consumer 3D Printer, Raise $3.3 Million on Kickstarter Call for Papers: NanoDay 2014 Alumnus and Whiting-Turner CEO Regan to Speak at Spring Commencement Smithsonian Secretary Clough To Deliver Special Lecture at UMD NIH Head Biophysicist Shows Latest Nanoscale Biological Findings Dean Pines, Abts Featured in ASEE PRISM Magazine for Leadership in Exploring New AP Course in Engineering Whiting-Turner Lecture Series to Feature Chasen and Chowdhury Nanopaper Featured in Nature Photonics News & Views Save the Date: NanoDay, June 11 -- Poster Session, Plenaries, EM Workshops and More The Science, Technology and Society Program Build More than Just Robots UMD Project Management Symposium to Feature Army Corps Director Tiny Origami Boxes Hold Big Promise for Hydrogen Energy Storage Using Materials Science and Engineering to Save Priceless Artifacts Hu Honored by American Society for Engineering Education Registration Open for UMD Project Management Symposium Bentley Receives ACS BIOT’s Marvin J. Johnson Award Transparent Nanopaper Could Make Paper Electronics a “Thriving Technology” UMD Entrepreneurship and Innovation Program Wins National Award for Excellence in Entrepreneurship Education DOE Office of Science Well-Funded in FY 2014 Appropriations NEES' Siwy named 2013 APS Fellow Clark School's Online Graduate Programs Highly Ranked in 2014 by U.S. News and World Report White Receives E. Robert Kent Outstanding Teaching Award for Junior Faculty Two Clark School Faculty Members Receive Presidential Early Career Awards Added Molecules Allow Metal-Organic Frameworks to Conduct Electricity Student’s Presentation of Conductive Nanopaper Featured in MRS Meeting Scene UMD to Host First-Ever Scholarship Day of Giving Dec. 11 Self-Correcting, “Perfect Fault” Crystals May End Dropped Calls Williams Nominated to Lead ARPA-E Ghodssi Invited to Speak at IEEE Sensors 2013 Nanowerk Spotlights Salamanca-Riba's Work with Rare New Material Rubloff, Ghodssi featured in JVST-A special issue Inaugural Mpact Week Showcases UMD Innovations, Robotics, Bioengineering Alumnus Krill to Be Honored for Revolutionary Naval Fleet Network Technology NSF-Backed DC I-Corps Kicks Off First Cohort with 20 Federal Laboratory, University and Regional Inventors, Entrepreneur Teams Call for Abstracts for NanoSciTech 2014 in Panjab, India University of Maryland Ranked Top Public School for Tech Entrepreneurship in 2013 StartEngine College Index Socio-Environmental Synthesis Research Proposal Writing Workshop Now Accepting Applications Fischell Department of Bioengineering to Host 7th Fischell Festival Desai's Neurosurgical Robot Designed for Brain Surgery Featured on NPR Mpact Week to Showcase UMD Robotics, Bioengineering, Innovation, Oct. 23-26 Clark School Engineers Recently Awarded Grants Alumnus Promotes Do-It-Yourself Solutions for Labs in Developing Nations EWB Hosts University of Maryland ExPO: Engineering Skills Fair Competition Seeks Outstanding Microscopy Images UMD Receives Largest Ever Software Grant from Siemens Clark School Highlights Limitless Opportunities in New Video Tavis Smiley and UMD Make Last Call for Submissions in the $75,000 Social Innovation Challenge Clark School Highly Ranked in U.S. News and World Report's "2014 Best Colleges Rankings" Clark School Welcomes New Faculty The Green Fellowship for Collaborative Research on the Environment Wang Wins 2013 Junior Faculty Research Award Former Mtech Maryland Industrial Partnerships Funding Recipient Amplimmune Acquired by MedImmune for $500 Million NSF Grants for Graphene Research Awarded to Hu, Rubloff DC I-Corps Now Accepting Applications for Fall Cohort UMD Researchers Awarded Two ARPA-E Grants for Electric Vehicle Energy Storage Systems University of Maryland Hosts National Society of Black Engineers Conference Submit Abstract Now for Semiconductor Device Symposium in December in Bethesda, MD Meet the Potential Future of Electricity Generation Agilent Gift Funds Exploration of Enhanced Sensor Technology University of Maryland Creates Master's in Robotics Targeted at High-Tech Professionals "Battery Made of Wood" Featured on National Public Radio (Audio) Camp Prepares Teens for Cybersecurity Careers Shapiro Promoted to Full Professor Rabin Promoted A Battery Made of Wood? Micro-turbine research on cover of Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering Apply Now for Water/Sanitation Engineering Scholarship New grad students: how to choose a faculty advisor UMD's Mote Elected NAE President Micro-turbo-generator research featured in Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems Bentley Discusses Alternatives to Animal Testing in PRiSM 36 Clark School Students Accepted into NIST Summer Research Program NanoCenter Members Organize Chemistry Meeting Professors Goldsman & Peckerar Win Award from University System of Maryland Young Wook Kim wins KSEA-KUSCO Graduate Scholarship Ekaterina Pomerantseva to join Drexel University faculty Recently Awarded Grants to Clark School Faculty Clark School Professor's Research Featured by Department of Energy Wonder "Worm" Friday Fun: IBM Releases Nano-scale Movie 2013 Dean's Doctoral and Master?s Student Research Award Winners NanoCenter Member takes ?Invention of the Year? Runner-Up Prize 2013 Dinah Berman Memorial Award Given to NanoCenter Member Collegiate Inventors Competition Call for Entries Nanoscience and Art Intersect in Cameramaker?s ?Small World? Competition FY 2014 National Institute of Standards and Technology Budget Request Atoms-Thick Coating Ready for First Test on Silver Artifact FY 2014 DOE Office of Science Budget Request 16th International Conference on Noncontact Atomic Force Microscopy - ABSTRACTS DUE APRIL 22 Maryland Exchange with Italian University Boosts Research on Artificial Cells NASA Asks Universities for Early Stage Innovation Tech Proposals Chem-E Car Team Heads to National Competition Once Again! Wuttig Honored at National Meeting of the Materials Research Society Diagnostic anSERS Takes 3rd and UMD Prize at Cupid's Cup Finals NanoOptics Lab hosts first seminar about new research opportunities ECE Names 2012-2013 Distinguished Dissertation Fellows UMD Scientists and Engineers Present Papers at American Chemical Society Meeting The Smallest Materials of All: Seeing, Making and Testing Materials at the Nanoscale NANOCOLLOQUIUM: Ellen Williams: A scientist's-eye view of research for sustainable energy MSE Announces Graduate Research Awards Quantum Dot Commands Light Earth Day 2013 Event to Address the Energy and Water Nexus Clark School Hosts 2013 STEM Expo on April 6 Whiting-Turner Lecture Series Features Entrepreneurs Ostrow on April 11, Citrin on April 25 Maryland Innovation Initiative Grant Awarded to Clark School Researchers Clark School Highly Ranked in 2014 U.S. News and World Report's Best Graduate Schools UMD Course To Serve as National Model for 'Energy 101' Curriculum Khaligh receives NSF & UMD Sustainability grant for electric vehicles laboratory Nominee for Energy Secretary a Boon for Research at the Nanoscale? NanoOptics Lab Opens, Offers Seminar and Free Evaluation Nano ?Beads on a String? Could Advance Battery Technology Charged Nano-Membranes Could Make Resistance Futile, Florida Professor Hopes UMD, GWU, and VT Awarded $3.75M by NSF to Launch Regional I-Corps Node for National Innovation Network NanoCenter Members Present Papers at Upcoming APS Meeting in Baltimore Alison Flatau wins ASME prize Mayergoyz Publishes Book on Plasmon Resonances NanoCenter Members Presented Papers at OPTO 2013 UMD Researchers Achieve Breakthrough in Nanoprecision Imaging Flexible Nanopaper Featured in Chemical & Engineering News Air Force Supports Study on Nanopaper for Electronics, Aircraft NanoColloquium 17: Louis Brus on "Carbon Nanoscience and Electronic Structure" Eric Wachsman Chosen as Solar 2013 Conference Chair Be Part of Health Research Project Shapiro, Depireux team for series of grants to combat hearing loss Seven NanoCenter Members Named 2013 Future Faculty Fellows NanoCenter members create tiny inchworm motor with flexible arms NispLab Winter Short Courses for SEM/TEM/FIB Great Expectations Campaign Reaches $1B Goal Spacecraft Fly Light, Thanks to NanoCenter Member Rubloff Co-Authors Major DoE Report on Emerging Energy Technologies Karki and Cornett to Participate in Energy Workshop ACS Video features NanoCenter members ALD work of Adomaitis, Dwivedi featured in NASA Goddard newsletter Hierarchical three-dimensional electrode paper featured in ACS Nano Zachariah, Research Team Wins MURI Award Dr. Michael Zachariah Receives DURIP Instrumentation Award Edo Waks promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure Dr. Santiago Solares Wins Department of Energy's Early Career Award 2012 Energy Research Fellows Announced Preventing Costly, Life-Threatening Catheter Infections Catching Up With Ellen Williams Bacteria Programmed to Re-Create UMD Logo Banerjee Joins Washington University in St Louis Faculty Ray Adomaitis elected Fellow of AIChE Cumings Wins Clark School's Junior Faculty Outstanding Research Award Clark School researchers figure prominently in atomic layer deposition story Controlling chemistry improves potential of carbon nanotubes Sometimes Size Does Matter Rokita Elected AAAS Fellow NanoCenter Members Named APS Fellows Fuhrer Group Makes Magnetic New Graphene Discovery Elisabeth Smela Promoted to Full Professor Dean's Doctoral Research Awards Announced "Pocket Change Spectroscopy" Improves Detection of Toxins, Explosives See How Materials Scientists and Conservators are "Silver Savers" Earth Day Event to Focus on Energy New MEMS handbook is comprehensive, practical resource for academics, engineers, students ECE Researchers Publish Article in RSC Journal on High Energy Density Flexible Galvanic Cell YuHuang Wang Wins NSF CAREER Award Sarah Bergbreiter wins NSF CAREER Award Student Poster Competition in Optics and Photonics Fourkas Group's Lithography Techniques Featured in Nature Chemistry Waks Receives Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers State Ranked Highly in Technology and Science Index Cumings, Seog Win NSF CAREER Awards for Nanotech Ghodssi is guest editor for special issue of Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering (JMM) Banerjee's Self-Powered Solar Circuits Featured in Sierra Magazine Bad Virus Put to Good Use Seed Grant Program Announced Invitation Honors Murphy as Educational Innovator Banerjee's Self-Powered Solar Circuits Featured in Sierra Magazine Iliadis Lectures on "Nanosensors for Critical Environments" Salamanca-Riba Silicon Carbide Research Highlighted by NIST NIST Awards NanoCenter $15 Million to Support Postdoc Nanotechnology Research Peter Dykstra wins bioengineering poster award Materials Scientists, Conservators Join Forces to Preserve Silver Artifacts and Art Ph.D. student Konstantinos Gerasopoulos wins best poster award UMD and UMass Chemists Design Cloaked, Anti-Cancer Toxin to Kill Tumors from Within Galloway, Gregorczyk, Gremillion awarded L-3 Graduate Research Fellowships Takeuchi, German Colleagues Collaborate on Materials Research Cumings Receives DOE Grant $15M Neutron Scattering Collaboration with NIST Renewed A Longer Life for Lithium Ion Batteries Oehrlein Receives IBM Faculty Award New Battery Research Highlighted by Discovery News, Nanowerk Friday Fun: Harvard's Nano-Garden Work by grad student Parag Banerjee cited in MRS Bulletin Influence of Polymer Structure on Plasma-Polymer Interactions in Resist Materials Karcz Takes 2nd In Dean's M.S. Thesis Competition Banerjee Takes 3rd In Dean's Doctoral Research Award Competition Clark School honors Rajkowski, Beyaz, Banerjee for student research Is It Safe to Breathe Yet? Espy-Wilson, Rubloff Are Top UM Inventors Reza Ghodssi to Participate in EU-US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium Revolutionary New Solution for Semiconductor & Nano Materials A Solar-Powered Circuit, But No Solar Cell Required Reza Ghodssi guest edits special issue of IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics UM Progresses in Solar Decathlon 2011 Competition Stopping Bacterial Infections Without Antibiotics Micro-ball bearing research featured in Micro Manufacturing magazine Clark School hosts PowerMEMS 2009 attendees for luncheon, lab tours Rubloff Group Research Selected for Highlights in Chemical Technology. Bar-Cohen Wins Luikov Medal Reza Ghodssi Appointed Director of the Institute for Systems Research ECE Research Review Day To Showcase Innovation, Oct. 9 Attend "Financing Renewable Energy" Sept. 22 $2M for New Magnetometer Technology Cumings Leads EFRC Nanowire Team Ghodssi Receives NSF Grant for Novel Nanofabrication for Energy Applications Ghodssi Receives NSF Grant for Microball Bearings Research Ghodssi, Wang, Culver Awarded Nanobiotechnology Grant Clark School Names First UMERC Director Berlin Takes 2nd in Dean's M.S. Thesis Competition UMERC/Nanocenter Team Named "Energy Frontier" Center Fuhrer Promoted to Full Professor Adomaitis Promoted to Full Professor Ghodssi Promoted to Full Professor Parag Banerjee Wins Presidential Student Award Ghodssi Featured in Mechanical Engineering Magazine Cover Story ECE Faculty Win DoD Awards NanoCenter Improves Energy Storage Options Paper Named 2008 'Highlight' by Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering Stephan Koev Wins University-Wide Graduate Research Contest Student research: Xiaolong Luo Waks Receives NSF CAREER Award O'Shea Named Distinguished Scholar-Teacher Mayergoyz Co-Authors New Book Materials and Interface Nanotechnology Laboratory Opens Bentley Featured in CNN Story on Bioterrorism Takeuchi Team Discovers Material to Reduce Lead in Electronics Banerjee Named John and Maureen Hendricks Energy Research Fellow Banerjee Earns Patent for Magnetic/Flash Hybrid RAM Williams' Research Published in PNAS Darryll Pines Named Dean of the Clark School O'Connor Honored for Lab Tour Ghodssi team's micro ball bearing work makes miniature machines possible Ghodssi Named Associate Editor of JMEMS Ghodssi, Rubloff receive bioMEMS patent Nanocenter Team Among Invention of the Year Finalists Ghodssi Named Herbert Rabin Distinguished Professor Reza Ghodssi named associate editor of Journal of Biomedical Microdevices New Bioengineering Wing Unveiled New Advance in Biochip Research Bergbreiter wins 2008 DARPA Young Faculty Award Eichhorn Research Increasing Fuel Cell Efficiency Fuhrer Recognized for Graphene Research Ehrman Receives TEDCO Funding Chuang Earns Intel Achievement Award Cumings Group Invents New Microscopy Technique UMD Nano Featured in National Nanotechnology Initiative Mote Visits NISPLab Engineering Curriculum Development Recognized by NSF and IOP NISPLab Welcomes UMD VP for Research U.S. Intel-Tech Agency Will Locate at Maryland's Research Park Martinez-Miranda Elected APS Fellow Times Higher Ranks UM Highly UMD Nano Research Featured on NBR Desai Program Chair of IEEE 2008 BioRob Conference "Nature-Made" Computers O'Shea Elected Fellow of AAAS $600K Gift Creates Hong Ji Fellowship UMD To Host NanoBiotechnology for Defense Applications Workshop Bentley Named Fischell Distinguished Professor Senior NSF Advisor in Nanotechnology to Speak in College Park Ghodssi, Rubloff part of $2 million NSF grant Davis Organizes International Conference on Calixarene Chemistry NanoCenter Director Interviewed by Kofinas, Payne Interviewed for PBS? Nightly Business Report Fisher Awarded Stem Cell Research Funds Ghalichechian Receives Outstanding Graduate Student Award Maryland Named as Leader in Nano and Micro Technologies Ph.D. Student Receives AVS Graduate Research Award Rabin Named Interim Clark School Dean Ghodssi Invited to Participate in NAE Frontiers Symposium Min Ouyang to Offer Fall Course in Nanotechnology Sang Bok Lee Wins Faculty Excellence Award Maryland NanoCenter places high in SMALLTIMES rankings Fourkas Review Published in Materials Today Dean Farvardin Promoted to UMD Provost Molecular Imprint Technology Shows Promise Fighting Viruses MEMS Lab Wins IEEE Competition Min Ouyang Receives Beckman Young Investigators Award You're Invited: May 3 Fischell Festival Min Ouyang Receives ONR Young Investigator Award Rubloff, Bentley quoted in Business Gazette's 'nanofactories' story FabLab Partnership Earns NASA Awards MEMS research of Morgan and Ghodssi featured in NASA Tech Briefs "Side Effects May Not Include?" Nanomedicine Research Day 2007 NanoCenter designated as UMD University Research Center Baltimore Business Journal Highlights Maryland's Nano Research Cumings to Participate in Exchange Program Long and Takeuchi Group Win Second Bruker AXS Scholarship NanoCenter research members receive $500k NSF MRI award Cumings Invited to Speak at American Physical Society FDA Acting Commissioner Visits Bioengineering NSF Funds Microscopy Facility Upgrades $1 Million For Nano-Bio Initiative NSF Grant Enhances NISP Lab's Capabilities Crabs help detect dangerous nano particles Fourkas Featured on "Science and Society" NIST Awards Maryland Nanocenter $1.5M Nanotechnology Grant State Approves $3.65 Million for NanoCenter Nanotech dazzles at College Park MSE Student Wins Best Poster Award at MEMS Alliance Special Topics Symposium U. Maryland Baltimore medical schools highlight NanoCenter partnership Journal of Micromechanics & Microengineering Features Ghodssi MEMS Paper NanoCenter Featured in CMPS Continuum Dr. Ghodssi's Optical MEMS Work Featured in Compound Semiconductor WUSA-9 Highlights NanoCenter Advances in Energy by Wang and Jackson Dr. Min Ouyang Selected as Sloan Fellow, Receives CAREER Award Fourkas Expands Ability to Fabricate Microscale 3-D Structures Ultrasensitive Proteomics to be Pursued by DeVoe, Lee, and English for NIH Maryland NanoCenter Addresses Nanotech Health and Environment Concerns Lockheed Martin visits nanocenter Fischell Department of Bioengineering announced Oehrlein Honored for Plasma Process Research Williams' work featured by nano journals PBS Nightly Business Report Features Maryland NanoCenter Rep. Hoyer Announces UMD Center for Nanoparticle Risk Research IMEC Tech Networking Seminar at Maryland Virus assembly demonstrated by Culver, Yi, cited in nanotechweb. NSF Renews Support for MRSEC Takeuchi's Combinatorial Materials Research Featured in Materials Today New Nano Minor is opening for undergraduates. Lathrop Named Acting Director of IREAP UMB Center for Nanomedicine and Cellular Delivery opens Role of Kim Building Emphasized in Press University Newspaper Outlook Highlights Maryland NanoCenter Oehrlein, Phaneuf, and Collaborators Win NSF NIRT for Plasma Processing of Nanostructured Polymers Zachariah and Collaborators Receive NSF NIRT Award for Nanoparticles and Toxicology Lee's Magnetic Nanotubes Promise Medical Advances Small Times Features New Chesapeake Nanotech Initiative UMD Reaches Top Tier in Nano and Micro Ranking by Small Times Magazine Williams is Nanotech Panelist for AAAS UM Nanotech Center: Newly Open for Business and Already Gaining National Recognition Smela Named to Presidential Early Career Award Melngailis Named IEEE Fellow Kim Building is a Reality! Prof. Ellen Williams Elected to National Academy of Sciences Micro-Testudo Created by Advanced Lithography Techniques SmallTimes ranks State of Maryland 8th in Nanotech Rating O'Connor Joins Maryland NanoCenter as FabLab Director Diamondback profiles M-CINSE PhysOrg Cites Maryland NanoCenter National Recognition Shapiro Promotes Control and System Integration of Micro- and Nano-scale Systems Bruck Presents Nanotech Course at ASME Takeuchi, Williams, and Rubloff to establish Keck Laboratory for Combinatorial Nanosynthesis and Multiscale Characterization Nano-bio Partnerships at Maryland O'Shea Named Chair of Electrical and Computer Engineering Washington Post Highlights Maryland NanoCenter