Martha Gillette wins 2021 Vision and Spirit Award

Martha GilletteCongratulations to our PI, Martha Gillette, for winning the 2021 Vision and Spirit Award at Beckman Institute! The annual award recognizes faculty who have fostered collaboration in their research and exemplify the vision of Arnold Beckman, the Institute’s founder.

“She’s …

MBM Faculty Ranked as Excellent, Fall 2020

Martha Gillette    Brad Sutton    Justin Rhodes

Congratulations to MBM faculty who made the Fall 2020 List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent by Their Students at the University of Illinois! The list is based on the ratings from the Instructor and Course Evaluation System (ICES) that students …

Recent Faculty Achievements

MBM faculty continue to achieve new developments in research and advancing knowledge in their fields. Here are just a few recent developments that have made it into the news.

Rashid BashirRashid Bashir, along with Brian Cunningham, and Yi Lu, have …

Rashid Bashir Co-Leads Coronavirus Detection Research

Rashid BashirMBM faculty Rashid Bashir recently co-led a project to develop a smartphone-based device to detect coronavirus. The device is an inexpensive smartphone accessory that can detect viral and bacterial pathogens in about 30 minutes. The team of researchers is adapting …