Research News

Best of Both Worlds: Science of Metallic Glass Advances

How is it possible to take the best characteristics of metals and glasses and combine them into one super-strong yet easily malleable material? Takeshi Egami, UT-ORNL Distinguished Scientist and professor of materials science and engineering, knows the answer, because he’s been working on it for more than 45 years.

Nature Publishes UT Graduate Student’s Work

Jacob Raplee, a graduate research assistant in both mechanical engineering and business administration, published an article in Nature‘s highly regarded Scientific Reports.

Grzywacz Shares Notes from Russia

Robert Grzywacz, director of the UT-ORNL Joint Institute for Nuclear Physics and Applications and a physics professor, is in Russia this week.

Engineer Using Big Data to Help Solve Cold Cases

A national nonprofit group that includes David Icove, UL Professor of Practice in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, has found a new use for “big data”: crime solving.

Undergraduate Research Expert to Lead Workshops

Jeffrey Osborn, dean of the School of Science at the College of New Jersey, will visit campus March 29–30 to lead faculty workshops on including undergraduate research in curriculum.