June 30, 2019
Matthew Tirrell, the dean and Founding Pritzker Director of the Institute for Molecular Engineering at the University of Chicago, has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences.
June 28, 2019
A team of physicists at the University of Chicago has built a quantum system to simulate the physics of this Unruh radiation.
June 28, 2019
Discovery accelerates understanding of the physics of living matter
June 25, 2019
Two studies show breakthroughs that could boost quantum technology
May 28, 2019
The MRSEC team developed synthesis of two-dimensional polymers (2DP) with wafer-scale homogeneity in the ultimate limit of monolayer thickness using a general and scalable growth method called laminar assembly polymerization.
May 27, 2019
A collaboration of the Simon and Schuster group have realized a photonic strongly interacting Mott insulator using a 1D lattice of superconducting qubits.
June 28, 2018
A collaboration between the groups of Sid Nagel, Juan de Pablo and Heinrich Jaeger explored opportunities for designing strain transmission in disordered, network-based meta-materials.
July 7, 2017
New design principles for self-folding materials
September 9, 2016
Universal dynamics of bosons across a quantum phase transition
August 8, 2016
Fracture in sheets draped on curved surfaces
July 7, 2016
Optical gating of a topological insulator
July 31, 2015
Splashing of droplets containing small suspended particles
May 5, 2015
Quantifying the spatial structure of flow in actin filament networks
January 1, 2015
Red, Yellow, Green, and Blue Lasing using Colloidal Quantum Wells
May 5, 2014
Shape controls stress-strain