Physicists in the McEuen research group use the principles of kirigami to manipulate graphene, laying the groundwork for future nano-machines. Both Co-Directors of KIC, Paul McEuen and David Muller, contributed to the July 2015 article in Nature. Read more and see videos of the graphene kirigami in action in the Cornell Chronicle.
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The American Academy of Arts and Sciences has named three Cornell faculty members, including KIC Director Paul McEuen, among its 197 new fellows for 2015. The fellows are among “The world’s most accomplished scholars, scientists, writers, artists and civic, business and philanthropic leaders.” Read more in the Cornell Chronicle.
LASSP PhD candidates Katie McGill and Jesse Silverberg have launched a video series with interviews of Cornell faculty. As their title "Soft Matters: Talking Physics, Talking Life" suggests they'll be exploring and sharing personal stories of work, life and discovery of doing science at Cornell.