All science technology

hands holding a cell phone

September 25, 2018

UIC chemical engineers first to functionalize boron nitride with other nanosystems

Researchers unlock potential for improving composite material

Nano encapsulation

September 12, 2018

Nano-sandwiching improves heat transfer, prevents overheating in nanoelectronics

Encapsulating layer makes all the difference

NETenergy’s thermal battery

September 11, 2018

UIC company develops hybrid air-conditioning system with help from DOE

Thermal battery at heart of hybrid air-conditioning system

3D battery

August 23, 2018

First-ever 3D-printed electrolyte for lithium-ion batteries

Elevated temperature extrusion technique makes it possible

Akademik loffe

August 14, 2018

UIC students to set off on Arctic adventure through Northwest Passage

Three-week journey aboard Akademik Ioffe includes climate and marine research

schematic drawing

August 1, 2018

Advanced microscopy technique reveals new aspects of water at the nanoscale level

Water molecules vibrate slower when enclosed in minute spaces

woman typing

July 26, 2018

NSF grant to help UIC project for faster computing

Computer scientists to refine an alternative data processing approach for more efficiency

Reza Shahbazian-Yassar

July 23, 2018

Liquid microscopy technique reveals new problem with lithium-oxygen batteries

Buildup in electrolyte slows batteries down

Max Berkelhammer

July 18, 2018

UIC scientist wins national fellowship for excellence in teaching

Award honors emerging scholars, supports further innovation in undergraduate instruction

University Hall and other east side buildings with Chicago skyline

June 22, 2018

UIC awarded $1M grant to advance inclusion in STEM education

Five-year project features professional development, seeks to increase student success

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