Photonic fibers borrow from butterfly wings to enable invisible, indelible sorting labels.
Materials Science and Engineering
A “game changer” for clothing recycling?
Elizabeth Holm named Next Materials Science and Engineering Chair
U-M alum will return to Materials Science and Engineering January 1
Q&A: Plastic to metal, steel to aluminum—the future of welding and lightweight vehicles
New techniques for welding very different materials could enable better cars.
“Transformer” pinwheels offer new twist on nano-engineered materials
Producing chirality, a property found throughout nature, through large-scale self-assembly could lead to applications in sensing, machine perception and more.
Heat-resistant nanophotonic material could help turn heat into electricity
The key to beating the heat is degrading the materials in advance.
Excelling at repelling
A material science researcher’s drive to ice-, barnacle-, and kid-proof coatings