The Illinois Tech research group headed by Andrey Rogachev, assistant professor of chemistry, solved a longtime metal encapsulation mystery surrounding non-planar polyaromatic molecules, or buckybowls.
Undergraduate Shreyas Moudgalya received travel expenses to attend the conference, which offers an introduction to research and the opportunity to learn from graduate students and senior HPC researchers.
The Burroughs Wellcome Fund grant, directed by BWF Board Member George Langford (M.S. BIOL ’69, Ph.D. ’71), will enhance the College of Science’s Undergraduate Summer Research Stipend Program.
Given to promising junior faculty, the Young Investigator Research Program (YIP) grant from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research will support Jin’s study of how to protect Air Force critical energy infrastructures against cyber-attacks and cyber-mistakes.
The Rowe Family Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, an expert on energy and nanomaterials, joins the editorial board of Scientific Reports, one of the largest scientific journals.