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Accelerating the ceramic synthesis of a classic superconductor

Accelerating the ceramic synthesis of a classic superconductor

The Sun group is leading an international team in developing a new computational model to design ceramic reactions, which can be broadly applied to accelerate the manufacturing and development of functional materials.

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Harnessing the hum of fluorescent lights for more efficient computing

Harnessing the hum of fluorescent lights for more efficient computing

A team led by MSE Assistant Professor John Heron has developed a material that, in addition to computing, could also lead to better magnetic sensors for medical and security devices.

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Two MSE PhD students receive 2021 NSF Fellowships

Two MSE PhD students receive 2021 NSF Fellowships

John Kim and Ahmad Matar Abed received the prestigious award for their outstanding research in the areas of conjugated polymers and ultra-wide bandgap semiconductors, respectively.

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Hovden Lab: Real-time, nanoscale view of what makes nacre so tough

Shtein Lab: Kirigami shoulder sensor could aid athletic injury recovery

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