Our PI, professor Arend M. van der Zande has been selected as the 2022 Young Investigator Medal recipient by The Society of Engineering Science for his pioneering research in the mechanics and properties of 2D nanomaterials and engineering new classes of 2D material-based devices like nanoelectromechanical systems and molecular electronics
Our PI, professor Arend M. van der Zande, has been named to the 2021 Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researchers lists, who demonstrated significant influence in their chosen fields through the publication of multiple highly cited papers during the last decade. Their names are drawn from the publications that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and publication year in the Web of Science citation index.
van der Haung group’s fall picnic at Hardy’s Reindeer Ranch for the Corn Maze (Oct 17th 2021)
Team Hyunchul, Kelly, Kevin won!
Good to see you all!
Paolo’s new paper on Dissipation from Interlayer Friction in Graphene Nanoelectromechanical Resonators was published in Nano letters. Congratulations Paolo and teams!
Sunphil and Paolo (First co-authors)’s new paper on Buckling-Mediated Phase Transitions in Nano-Electromechanical Phononic Waveguides was published in Nano letters. Congratulations Sunphil and Paolo!
One of our undergraduate intern, Christopher’s work on measuring mechanical properties of PDMS using home-made LEGO platform was introduced in MechSE news!
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van der Huang group spring picnic at Japan house 4/9/21
Good to see you all!
Professor van der Zande was one of this year’s recipients of The Grainger College of Engineering Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research! As an assistant professor, he was honored for his research accomplishments and published work within the past year.
Article link: https://mechse.illinois.edu/news/32884
Our group’s recent review paper on mechanically sensing and tailoring electronic properties in two-dimensional atomic membranes was published in Current Opinion in Solid State and Materials Science. Congratulations team!