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August 2015

A new initiative at UC Santa Barbara is designed to capitalize on the passion young soccer players bring to the sport and aims to show them that success in sports can lead to success in the classroom. The one-day program is an innovative outreach partnership among UCSB’s Materials Research Lab (...

Congratulations to IRG-1 participants Gregg Maier, Michael Rapp, Alison Butler,...

July 2015

The MRL/MCCAM/ICMR email migration is set for 7/13 5pm - 7/14 8am.

One thing to note when setting up your new account is that it's best to set your email address to name [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu , but your...

The MRL is delighted to announce that MRL Faculty Members Javier Read de Alaniz (Chemistry and Biochemistry) and Ania Bleszynski Jayich (Physics) have been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure. Congratulations Javier and Ania!

June 2015

The MRL is proud to congratulate Assistant Professor Javier Read de Alaniz for receiving the 2015-16 Harold J. Plous Award. The Plous award is one of UCSB's most prestigious faculty honors. It is given annually to an assistant professor in the humanities, social sciences or...

The MRL congratulates Professor and IRG-1 Co-Leader Song-I Han on receiving the Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Prize from the Humboldt Foundation. The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation grants up to 20 Friedrich...

On Wednesday June 3rd nine graduate students received the MRL and ScienceLine awards for their outstanding contribution to promoting science education in K-12 schools during 2014-2015. Four other scientists were also recognized for their commitment and consistent support to the...

May 2015

The MRL congratulates Prof. Matt Helgeson of the Chemical Engineering Department for his 2015 DOE Early Career Award on "Rheo-structural Spectroscopy: Fingerprinting the in situ Response of Fluids to Arbitrary Flow Fields".  The...

April 2015

The MRL is proud to congratulate Megan Valentine, IRG-1 Co-Leader and Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, on receiving a Fulbright Scholar Award.  The Fulbright Scholar Award is the 'flagship international...

The MRL is delighted to announce that MRL RISE undergraduate intern, Joseph Mann,...

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