All science technology


September 4, 2014

Magnetic nanocubes self-assemble into helical superstructures

Spiral crystals develop ‘handedness’ that does not come from nanoparticle building blocks

glassware with various liquids

July 31, 2014

UIC, other universities urge lawmakers to close innovation deficit

Gap between actual, needed federal funding for research increases

Amin Salehi-Khojin

July 30, 2014

New catalyst converts carbon dioxide to fuel

Process could convert greenhouse gas to energy for healthier environment

Dirk Morr

July 28, 2014

Physicists unlock nature of high-temperature superconductivity

Key findings could lead to energy superhighways

red and blue paint

July 16, 2014

Research field sites rife with sexual harassment

Researchers concerned that abusive experiences drive women from science

"Hearts and Minds, The Interrogation Project" shown in the EVL

June 17, 2014

Virtual immersion in 3-D storytelling

Films screened in one of only two such facilities in the world

Graphene flakes with deformed pentagonal and heptagonal structures

May 28, 2014

Supersonic spray delivers high-quality graphene layer

Technique may create new industrial uses for carbon-based material

Robert Klie, Alan Nicholls, and Qiao Qiao working in the lab

May 19, 2014

UIC, area universities to share research facilities at reduced cost

Pact will benefit members of Chicago Biomedical Consortium

A steaming bowl of "quark soup"

April 18, 2014

Collider reveals sharp change from ‘quark soup’ to atoms

New discovery addresses central question about origin of the universe

Vladimir Gevorgyan

March 31, 2014

UIC chemist awarded international sustainability grant

Three-nation project will create catalysts that replace rare metals