Three UIC researchers named American Mathematical Society fellows
Three mathematical scientists from the University of Illinois at Chicago have been named fellows of the American Mathematical Society. The UIC researchers are among 63 new fellows in the society’s 2018 class honored for their “outstanding contributions to the creation, exposition, advancement, communication, and utilization of mathematics.”
UIC Joins National Network for Emergency Medicine Clinical Trials
The University of Illinois at Chicago, the University of Chicago Medicine, and Northwestern Memorial Hospital are part of a newly-formed national network that will collaborate to conduct clinical trials designed to improve the outcomes for patients with neurologic, cardiac, respiratory, hematologic and trauma-related emergency events.
New Technique Produces Tunable, Nanoporous Materials
A collaborative group of researchers including Petr Kral, professor of chemistry at the University of Illinois at Chicago, describe a new technique for creating novel nanoporous materials with unique properties that can be used to filter molecules or light. They describe their research in the journal Science.
NIH taps Chicago universities for center on environmental health
The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, part of the National Institutes of Health, has awarded $4 million over four years to an equal partnership of the University of Illinois at Chicago and the University of Chicago to establish an environmental health sciences center in the Chicago area. The center, called the ChicAgo Center for Health and EnvironmenT (CACHET), will study and ultimately reduce environmental health-related disparities among residents of Chicago.