The Daily Northwestern

Chemistry professor wins prestigious prize from Israeli technological institute

Maddie Burakoff, Campus Editor

February 5, 2018

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Science & Technology

Chemistry Prof. Tobin Marks is one of two recipients of the 2017 Harvey Prize for his research in materials chemical science, according to a Monday news release. The prize is awarded by the Technion-Israel Institute of Technol...

McCormick professor develops ‘world’s smallest wearable device’

Alan Perez, Assistant Campus Editor

January 8, 2018

Filed under Campus, Faculty, Latest Stories, Science & Technology

Ultraviolet light detection may soon be at — or in — our fingertips. In collaboration with L’Oréal, McCormick Prof. John Rogers has developed what he says is the world’s smallest wearable device. The gadget, which...

GE Aviation selects McCormick seniors’ work to prototype

Kelli Nguyen, Reporter

May 21, 2017

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

A project created by seven McCormick seniors that more efficiently inspects airplane turbine engines has been selected to be prototyped by GE Aviation, the University announced earlier this month. McCormick senior John Harris,...