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April 27, 2020

$8M to UIC to lead DOE materials research center

Center will study materials in extreme conditions

Lopa Bhatt, a UIC Honors College member

April 8, 2020

UIC physics and mathematics student named Goldwater Scholar

Honors College member studying electron microscopy

Cobalt atoms (red) are placed on a copper surface (green) one at a time to form a Kondo droplet, leading to a collective pattern that is the fundamental building block of superconductivity.

March 2, 2020

Manipulating atoms to make better superconductors

Researchers experiment with collective dynamics

Electrons will collide with protons or larger atomic nuclei at the Electron-Ion Collider

February 10, 2020

UIC researchers involved with new ‘game-changing’ DOE facility

UIC physicists helping to plan New York facility

October 2, 2019

UIC physicist suggests there may be a black hole in our solar system

Is Planet 9 really a new planet?

October 23, 2018

Doctoral student studies physics in Switzerland

Ahmed Mohamed a recipient of the ThinkSwiss Scholarship

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August 1, 2018

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

Water molecules vibrate slower when enclosed in minute spaces

Robert Klie

February 2, 2018

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

Paving the way for smaller, faster microprocessors

Amin Salehi and Robert Klie

September 27, 2017

Finding 2D materials to make batteries cheaper, better

Molybdenum disulfide may be a promising candidate

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