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News & Announcements

November 2016

We are delighted to announce that Claire McLellan (Jayich group) is a recipient of a Fall 2016 MRS Graduate Student Gold Medal and the ...

October 2016

On Tuesday, October 11, the Materials Research Laboratory hosted an evening of exciting developments in materials that impact our current and future science and technology.  Four scientists shared advances in their research geared to the general public at Dos Pueblos High School.  

Congratulations to Catrina Wilson a Chemistry Undergraduate for winning the Materials Poster Presentation Award at the recent 2016 SACNAS conference at Long Beach. Catrina, who is guided in her ...

September 2016

Professor Songi Han (DCB and Chemical Engineering) and Rick Dahlquist
(DCB) succeeded in winning support from the NIH to acquire a
high-power pulsed Q-band electron spin resonance (ESR) spectrometer
that they will make...

August 2016

Congratulations to Christian Pester for winning the Materials Research Society's "Science as Art Notecard Competition".  ...

July 2016

The MRL is proud to congratulate Glenn Fredrickson, on receiving the 2016 William H. ...
The MRL is delighted to announce that MRL Faculty Member Stephen Wilson (Materials) has been promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure. Congratulations Stephen...

June 2016

Every year we have the honor of awarding the ScienceLine Scientists who contribute the most and greatest answers to our young students’ questions.  Being a ScienceLine Scientist is a lot of fun, but it also implies generosity and the commitment to invest time sharing knowledge and experience...
Congratulations to our 2016 MRL Education Program Graduate Student Volunteer Awardees:
Overall Excellence in Education Outreach: Leo Lamontagne
Outstanding ScienceLine Responder...

May 2016

An exhibit of art, photos and mementos of Isla Vista, featuring maps illuminated by Isla Vista Elementary 4th graders as part of a collaborative project between MRL and the UCSB Art Department.

Friday May 20 4:00-8:00 pm
970 Embarcadero del Mar