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The EXEED center at UIC has been established by a large grant from the US Army.

U.S. Army awards UIC $2.25M for research center

Our department has been awarded a $2.25 million grant by the U.S. Army. The award will be used to found a research center, “EXtreme EnErgy Density” (or EXEED), which is dedicated to multidisciplinary,…

Sayantan Mahapatra and Jeremy Schultz, two graduate students have received multiple awards at the International forum.

Multiple Awards to Jiang Group!

2021 was a great year for Jiang Research Lab. Sayantan Mahapatra and Jeremy Schultz, two graduate students have received multiple awards at the International forum. At the American Vacuum Society 67th International Symposium…

George Papadantonakis has published a new textbook.

Faculty publishes new textbook

Our department’s own George Papadantonakis has published a textbook with co-authors Robert J. Silby, Robert Alberty and Moungi Bawendi of MIT. The objective of this book is to make the concepts and methods…

JACS recently published a Jiang group article

Jiang Group Cover Article in JACS

Prof. Jiang Group’s recent publication was chosen as the cover story in the latest issue of JACS. Entitled “Angstrom-Scale Spectroscopic Visualization of Interfacial Interactions in an Organic/Borophene Vertical Heterostructure”, the Jiang group reported…

NIH supports UIC researchers!

NRSA Fellowship Support to Ryan Hippman

Ryan S. Hippman, a fourth-year graduate student in the Aldrich Lab, has received an NIH Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Fellowship from the National Cancer Institute (F31CA265072) to support his…

UIC is rising further in national rankings!

WSJ: UIC top 10 best value University!

The University of Illinois Chicago continues to be one of the nation’s top public universities, according to the 2022 edition of the Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings. UIC ranked 25th among…

NSF has funded the Chemistry Department.

Chemistry Team Wins NSF Support!

We are thrilled to announce that Glusac/Mankad/Cabana teams were awarded NSF funding to study oxygen atom transfer electrocatalysis by molecular catalyst/electrode hybrids! The collaborative team will study hybrid catalysts composed of carbon electrodes…

More awards for our department!

Winners of the Spring 2021 Graduate College Awards!

Our department is glad to share the great news that two of our graduate students were selected for the Spring 2021 Graduate College Awards. They are Sayantan Mahapatra (Advisor-Nan Jiang), who has won…