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Upcoming Workshops and Programs

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 (All day)
UCSB Materials Research Laboratory, Room 2053
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 9:00am to Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 7:00pm
UCSB Corwin Pavilion


Friday, October 26, 2018 - 11:00am
Professor Jasna Brujic
ESB 1001

Traditionally, assembly lines to build machines, from electronic circuits to motor vehicles, follow specific instruction manuals, followed by robots or people. On the...

Monday, October 22, 2018 - 11:00am
Giovanni Costantini
Elings 1605

The structure of a conjugated polymer and its solid-state assembly are without a doubt the most important...

Friday, October 19, 2018 - 11:00am
Professor Daniel Shoemaker
ESB 1001

Uncovering new physical phenomena and functional materials is often an exercise in navigating nature's collection of stable, or near-stable, crystal structures. We are...

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 1:00pm
Prof. Rob Atkin
MRL Room 2053

Ionic Liquids (ILs) are a subset of molten salts, distinguished by having melting points below 100 °C. Their low melting points are brought about by weakening...

Friday, October 12, 2018 - 11:00am
Prof. Taylor Sparks
ESB 1001

Over 7 years ago the White House announced the Materials Genome Initiative (MGI) asking computational materials scientists and experimentalists to find ways to “...