The innovation engine for new materials

Mission Statement

MRL scientists and education staff are dedicated to improving access to science for diverse groups and to building a competent work force of scientists and engineers. Our education programs provide undergraduate research opportunities, graduate student training, outreach to K-12 students and teachers, and community outreach.

Education Programs

Undergraduate Opportunities

MRL offers a variety of opportunities for undergrads,
including Tokyo TechFLAM, RISE, CAMP, CISEI, and PREM.
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K-12 Science Activities

Resources and acitivities for students and educators.
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For Teachers

Curriculum projects and programs include RET, Models & Materials and Workshops.
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Affiliated Programs

Opportunities for graduate students and undergraduates at Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden.
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News

Congratulations to our 2020 ScienceLine award winners! Over the past year UCSB ScienceLine responders answered over 425 science...

The solar eclipse of August 21, 2017 generated a huge amount of interest from schoolchildren and the public across the country and...