All College of Engineering

illustration of a DNA double helix

June 30, 2021

Machine learning algorithm predicts how genes are regulated in individual cells

New models can help researchers identify key gene regulators in health and disease

Soap bubbles.

June 17, 2021

Researchers discover foam ‘fizzics’

Breakthrough could improve production, application in a broad range of industries

Vikas Berry

June 15, 2021

‘Wonder material’ can be used to detect COVID-19 quickly, accurately

Researchers show a graphene-based sensor can detect SARS-CoV-2

June 8, 2021

UIC research paves way for next-generation of crystalline material screening devices

Chemical engineer teams up with a pharmaceutical industry consortium for better drug screening

Liz Marai, associate professor of computer science at the UIC College of Engineering

May 25, 2021

Maximizing cancer survival, minimizing treatment side effects with AI

UIC computer scientists developing AI system to support head and neck cancer treatment decisions

Schematic shows contaminated water molecules (blue, grey, yellow and red circles) passing through a cylinder and exiting as clean water molecules.

March 30, 2021

UIC researchers to test new groundwater decontamination technology

$1 million grant advances research from College of Engineering

March 1, 2021

4D bioengineering materials bend, curve like natural tissue

Study published in Advanced Science

February 24, 2021

New shape-changing 4D materials hold promise for morphodynamic tissue engineering

Shape-changing scaffold for tissue engineering

Burning methane in natural gas contributes to carbon emissions

February 18, 2021

New method converts methane in natural gas to methanol at room temperature

Fueling the ‘methanol economy’ of the future

Graphic abstract from "Dynamic Instability from Non-equilibrium Structural Transitions on the Energy Landscape of Microtubule" in Cell Systems (Image: Stewman, et al)

February 15, 2021

Researchers describe how microtubules assemble, disassemble for the first time

Research provides a new foundation for developing new drugs for neurological conditions

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