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Lithium Dendrites

March 15, 2018

Graphene oxide nanosheets could help bring lithium-metal batteries to market

Prevents dangerous lithium deposition

Lithium iron phosphate

March 2, 2018

Mapping nanoscale chemical reactions inside batteries in 3-D

Unique X-ray tomography technique

Robert Paul Malchow and Boriana Tchernookova

February 21, 2018

How do neural support cells affect nerve function?

Bursts of acid prevent release of too much neurotransmitter

Michael Federle, Researcher of the Year

February 6, 2018

New compound may stop bacteria from causing sickness

UIC research sheds light on Streptococcus bacteria signaling

Robert Klie

February 2, 2018

Measuring the temperature of two-dimensional materials at the atomic level

Paving the way for smaller, faster microprocessors

LED Lightbulb

February 2, 2018

UIC to provide energy-saving ‘kits’ with $3.1M in funding from ComEd

Supports state’s goal of reducing energy consumption by 2 percent in 2018

A molecular dynamics model showing a nanoparticle binding to the outer envelope of the human papilloma virus

December 18, 2017

Designer nanoparticles destroy a broad array of viruses

Computational modeling key in design

Megawatt CHP combustion turbines

December 8, 2017

US Dept. of Energy grant to advance combined heat and power systems in the Midwest

Taking a load off utilities to improve resiliency

White arrows point to microvesicles coming off a cell.

December 4, 2017

A new way to deliver multiple sclerosis drugs to the brain

Tiny vesicles can cross blood-brain barrier

silhouette of girl with illustration of neurons over her head
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