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News & Announcements

April 2015

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

The MRL is delighted to announce that three MRL occupants, Victoria Steffes, Brandon Isaac, and Emily Wonder (seen here, left to right) have been awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships. Congratulations Victoria, Brandon, and Emily!

March 2015

The MRL is proud to congratulate graduate student Bryan Myers on receiving an IBM PhD Fellowship Award for 2015.  Bryan works with Ania ...

The MRL is proud to congratulate Assistant Professor Jon Schuller on receiving and NSF CAREER Award. The NSF’s Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program is a foundation-wide activity that offers the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious awards in support of junior faculty who...

February 2015

The MRL is proud to congratulate Professor Rachel Segalman on being selected for the 2015 Journal of Polymer Science Innovation Award. This award recognizes significant innovation and...

The UCSB Current has an article on MROP 2015 here.

Congratulations to MRL Co-Director Ram Seshadri for receiving the 2015 CRSI Medal.   Ram received the medal during the recent National Meeting of the Chemical Research Society of India.  The CRSI Medal recognizes excellence in...

January 2015

The MRL is sad to report the passing of Professor Ed Kramer, IRG-1 participant and longtime supporter of the MRL.  Since his arrival at UCSB in 1997 Ed has been very involved in continuing the success of the MRL and materials research at UCSB through...

The MRL is delighted to congratulate Shuji Nakamura on his sharing the Physics Nobel Prize for 2014!  You can read full details here

December 2014

The MRL is proud to congratulate Evgeny Mikheev of Susanne Stemmer's research group for receiving the MRL Gold Student Award at the Fall MRS meeting.  The MRS Gold student award recognizes students...

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