All science technology

retina camera

March 20, 2017

A pocket-sized retina camera, no dilating required

And it’s cheap too!

Sarita Deshpande

March 14, 2017

UIC bioengineering student awarded Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Fourth UIC student to win prestigious scholarship

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

March 10, 2017

UIC mathematician, physicist named Humboldt Fellows

Schaposnik, Unwin to conduct research in Germany

Justin Mohr and Justin Lorieau

February 2, 2017

Two UIC chemists receive NSF CAREER Awards

Young scholars garner over $1.6 million for research

Diagram showing cholesterol’s (red) predominance in the outer layer of the cell membrane.

January 17, 2017

Researchers zero-in on cholesterol’s role in cells

Too ubiquitous to be a signal, it turns out to be – a signal

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

January 5, 2017

UIC chemistry, learning sciences scholar named Humboldt fellow

Will seek to improve science education through spatial thinking, digital media

Great Lakes sediment research

December 20, 2016

Chemicals of ’emerging concern’ mapped in 3 Great Lakes

Origin mostly natural, but some are pollutants

Normal and cancerous brain cells interfaced with graphene

December 19, 2016

First use of graphene to detect cancer cells

System able to detect activity level of single interfaced cell

UIC Logo

December 13, 2016

Commerce Department partners with UIC to promote green economic development

UIC’s Voorhees Center among winners in 2016 University Center competition

electrolyte figure (F)

December 8, 2016

Researchers peer into atom-sized tunnels in hunt for better battery

May improve lithium ion for larger devices, like cars