Skip to main content
NSF IGERT 2013 Video & Poster Competition
NSF IGERT 2012 Video & Poster Competition

Project Profile

A Graduate Traineeship in Materials for a Sustainable Future

Cornell University


This Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) project builds links broadly across Chicago’s scientific community to develop an integrative training program for U.S. doctoral students in motor control and movement. To develop an integrative understanding of movement, it is necessary to address both the biology and the engineering… more »


Project members' contributions to the library and showcase are listed here.
Title Category Type Posted At
Nanostructured materials for high-performance lithium batteries Showcase Highlight 12/02/13
Fellow develops new growth technique for hexagonal boron nitride nanosheets (hBNNS) Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Fellow isolates algae chloroplasts for use in photovoltaic devices Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Trainee develops new scanning transmission electron microscopy technique Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Team works to understand effects of impurities on lightweight alloys Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Materials for a Sustainable Future team develops electroactive polymers Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Module applies economics to environmental and natural resource issues Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Module reviews Sustainable Plastics field Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Module discusses bio-based novel materials Showcase Achievement 11/19/13
Designer Materials for Next Generation Electronics: Studying Complex Oxides using Inverse Photoemission Spectroscopy NSF IGERT 2013 Video & Poster Competition Video & Poster 05/20/13