News: Research

Flexible fiber battery

The rechargeable battery can be woven and washed, and could provide power for fiber-based electronic devices and sensors.  

A new way to control magnets

Reversible system can flip the magnetic orientation of particles with a small voltage; could lead to faster data storage and smaller sensors.  

Kitchen Matters

A group of DMSE grad students are creating short cooking videos that demonstrate a principle of materials science (i.e. chocolate tempering, boiling water).