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News & Announcements

October 2017

The MRL is proud to announce two APS graduate student awards. Graduate student Rebecca Dally (Stephen Wilson group) has been awarded the American Physical Society’s...

The Center for Scientific Computing began its annual fall workshop series with a full house for "R for Scientific and Data Intensive Computing".  These 1-2 hour workshops are meant to train users on the intricacies of scientific software and its use on...

UC Santa Barbara’s Materials Research Laboratory (MRL) has received its sixth consecutive multimillion-dollar grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to fund six years of operation as an NSF Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC)....

September 2017

Professor Glenn Fredrickson has been selected for the 2017 Materials Theory Award of the Materials Research Society.
 
The Materials Theory Award recognizes exceptional...

The solar eclipse of August 21, 2017 generated a huge amount of interest from schoolchildren and the public across the country and UCSB ScienceLine was ready to respond. Beginning with a Washington Post article in June (Washington Post online, June...

The MRL is proud to announce the awarding of a National Science Foundation Materials Research and Science Engineering Center (NSF MRSEC) grant at UCSB supporting 3 Interdisciplinary Research...

June 2017

Congratulations to our 2017 MRL Education Program Graduate Student Volunteer Awardees:
 
Overall Excellence in Education Outreach: Clayton Cozzan
Outstanding ScienceLine Responder: Jimmy Liu
Outstanding Research...

May 2017

The MRL is delighted to announce that Menaka Wilhelm has been awarded the AAAS Mass Media Fellowship. This fellowship will allow her to work for WIRED magazine as a science journalist this summer. Congratulations Menaka !

The MRL is delighted to announce that Omar Saleh has been selected for the Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award. This prestigious award from the Humboldt Foundation is for internationally renowned scientists who...

April 2017

The MRL is proud to announce that two UCSB scholars have been awarded the 2017 Goldwater Scholarship. Dolve Golstein from Jayich group, and Shelby Shankel from Hawker and...

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