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Jim Watkins assisted Chancellor Subbaswamy in welcoming the Mass Governor-elect Charlie Baker. This was reported on in the Boston Globe.

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Boston Globe

December 5, 2014

Shruti Rattan received the award “Best Poster – 2nd Prize” at the 2014 New.Mech workshop held on the UMass campus on October 18, 2014. 

November 12, 2014

An article by Byoung-jin Jeon and Professor Muthukumar  published in ACS Macro Letters.

Byoung-jin Jeon and Professor Muthukumar have introduced a single molecular analysis technique for evaluating molecular weight distributions... Read More...

October 15, 2014

An article by M. Muthukumar published in the Journal of Chemical Physics.

Professor Muthukumar has derived a generalized Einstein law connecting the charge, diffusion coefficient, and electrophoretic mobility of a charged... Read More...

October 15, 2014

An article published by Sunil P. Singh and M. Muthukumar in the Journal of Chemical Physics.

Dr. Sunil Singh and Professor Muthukumar have investigated the coupled movement of a polyelectrolyte chain and its counterions, which... Read More...

October 15, 2014

An article by R. Kumar, B. G. Sumpter, and M. Muthukumar is featured in Molecules.

“Polar likes polar” is an empirical fact. Dr. Rajeev Kumar and Dr. Bobby Sumpter of Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Professor Muthukumar have... Read More...

October 10, 2014

Y. Zhang, Y Diao, H Lee, T. Mirabito, R. Johnson, E. Puodziukynaite, J. John, K. Carter, T. Emrick, S. Mannsfeld, A Briseno.

The Briseno Group and collaborators have reported on the most efficient architecture for achieving high... Read More...

October 10, 2014

An article written by Z. Page, Y. Liu, V. Duzhko, T. Russell and T. Emrick has been published in Science magazine.

The development of more efficient and longer lasting organic solar cells has been hampered by a trade-off between... Read More...

October 10, 2014

Jim was featured on Fox 25 Boston on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 regarding his research on biosensors.

This news story was based on the Boston Globe article,  "UMass patch would spot stressed-out soldiers” by Naila Moreira.

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August 8, 2014

Todd has been selected as a member of the 2014 class of Fellows of the American Chemical Society (ACS). He was honored at a special ceremony during the ACS National Meeting in San Francisco on Monday, August 11, 2014. A full list of... Read More...

August 4, 2014

An article by Y. Cao, Y. Liang, L. Zhang, S. Osuna, A.-L. M. Hoyt,  A. L. Briseno*, and K. N. Houk* is featured in J. Am. Chem. Soc.

The Houk (UCLA) and Briseno groups investigated the Diels–Alder reactions of pentacene (PT) and... Read More...

July 28, 2014

An article by L. Zhang, A. Fonari, Y. Liu, A. –L. M. Hoyt,H. Lee, D. Granger, S. Parkin, T. P. Russell, J. A. Anthony, J.-L. Brédas, V. Coropceanu, A. L. Briseno* is featured on the Front Cover of J. Am. Chem. Soc.

Dr. Lei Zhang...

July 28, 2014

Shaw Ling Hsu was honored with a Distinguished International Scholar Award from the Society of Polymer Science, Japan. He received this award on May 28th from President Mitsuru Akashi for his contributions in the field of polymer... Read More...

June 30, 2014

Ilker received  an award from the Global Academic Competition co-sponsored by The Catalent Applied Drug Delivery Institute partnered with the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS)  for his submission entitled, "... Read More...

June 13, 2014

Rachel Letteri has been awarded an NSF East Asia Pacific Summer Institute (EAPSI) Fellowship for an 8-week research experience in Singapore for her submission entitled Stimuli-responsive Capsules from Polymer-covered Gold Nanorods. ... Read More...

June 9, 2014

Joel Sarapas has been awarded an NSF East Asia Pacific Summer Institute (EAPSI) Fellowship for a 3 month research experience in Japan for his submission entitled Understanding Phase Separation in Multiblock Copolymers.

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June 9, 2014

Coralie Backlund has been awarded an NSF East Asia Pacific Summer Institute (EAPSI) Fellowship for a 3 month research experience in Japan for her submission entitled Understanding How to Breach the Cell Membrane to Enhance Therapeutic... Read More...

June 9, 2014

On Tuesday, May 27th, 2014, The Institute of Condensed Matter and Nanosciences of the Université​ Catholique de Louvain conferred upon Tom Russell the title of Doctor Honoris Causa. Through this distinction the University wished to pay... Read More...

May 28, 2014

Al Crosby was honored with an Early Career Achievement Award for Alumni of Materials Science and Engineering at Northwestern University, on Thursday, May 15, 2014. 

Northwestern University

May 12, 2014

The Briseno group is invited by ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces to highlight the recent progress in oligothiophene semiconductors for organic devices. This article entitled, "Oligothiophene Semiconductors: Synthesis,... Read More...

April 23, 2014