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Silica cages featured in Nature podcast

Collaboration yields discovery of 12-sided silica cages

Self-assembling 3D battery would charge in seconds

Wiesner team images tiny quasicrystals as they form

Cancer killers: C dots show ability to induce cell death in tumors

First self-assembled superconductor structure created (Cornell Chronicle)

The superconductor of the future may be this self-assembling plastic (Popular Mechanics)

Art series highlights creative discovery in 'A Needle Woman'

Cornell dots research collaboration leads to $10M cancer center

Polymer Mold Makes Perfect Silicon Nanostructures

Undergraduate Carlie Mendoza featured in Cornell Daily Sun

Group News

Fall 2018

Peter passed his B exam.

Congrats Peter!


Summer 2018

Peter, Ethan, Kasia, Mun, Qi, Divya, and others attended the commencement ceremony

Ethan passed his B exam.

Congrats Ethan!


Spring 2018

Mun and Qi passed their B exams.

Congratulations Mun and Qi!

Peter received a NIST-NRC postdoc fellowship and was invited to give a talk at the Gordon Research Seminar - Polymer Physics.

Congratulations Peter!

Paxton was invited to attend the National School on Neutron and X-Ray Scattering at Argonne and Oak Ridge National Labs.

Congratulations Paxton!

Rachel received an NSF Honorable Mention.

Congrats Rachel!

Kasia passed her B exam.

Congrats Kasia!

Tom passed his A exam

Congrats Thomas!

Josh passed his A exam

Congrats Josh!


Fall 2017

Naedum received a Cornell McNair Scholarship.

Congratulations Naedum!


Spring 2017

Peter received a DoE SCGSR award to work at the National Renewable Energy Lab for six months.

Congratulations Peter!


Spring 2016

Paxton received a NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.

Congratulations Paxton!

Mun and Qi passed their A exams.

Congratulations Mun and Qi!


Fall 2015

Ethan and Kasia passed their A exams.

Congratulations Ethan and Kasia!


Spring 2015

Peter and Sarah passed their A exams.

Congratulations Peter and Sarah!