Organization profile

Organization profile

Since 1989, the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has fostered interdisciplinary work of the highest quality, transcending many of the limitations inherent in traditional university organizations and structures. The Institute was founded on the premise that reducing barriers between traditional scientific and technological disciplines can yield research advances that more conventional approaches cannot.

Research themes at Beckman are regularly reviewed to provide an agile research environment based on new directions proposed by faculty. Dynamic faculty-led research groups are located within the main research themes of the institute: Intelligent Systems, Integrative Imaging, and Molecular and Electronic Nanostructures.

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Imaging techniques Engineering & Materials Science
Polymers Chemical Compounds
Brain Medicine & Life Sciences
Nanoparticles Chemical Compounds
Proteins Engineering & Materials Science
Experiments Engineering & Materials Science
Molecules Chemical Compounds
Photonic crystals Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 1969 2020

Preface

Shin, S. S., Jan 1 2020, In : Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing. 968, p. vii-viii

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Should the Environment Be a Human Factor?

Ruecker, S., Grisales, C., Capozzo, J. A., De La Rosa, J. A., Derksen, G., Ferronato, P. B., Sehn, T. C. & Shin, S. S., Jan 1 2020, Advances in Interdisciplinary Practice in Industrial Design - Proceedings of the AHFE International Conference on Interdisciplinary Practice in Industrial Design, 2019. Shin, C. S. (ed.). Springer-Verlag, p. 233-239 7 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 968).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Human engineering
Physiology
Planets

#MeToo, Time's Up, and Theories of Justice

Wexler, L. M., Robbennolt, J. K. & Murphy, C., 2019, In : University of Illinois Law Review. 2019, 1, p. 45-111 67 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
workplace
justice
transitional society
holism
responsibility

Datasets

Tweet volumes in American cities

Gross, A. (Creator), Varshney, L. R. (Creator), Murthy, D. (Creator), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2016

Dataset

Dataset for: In-cell titration of small solutes controls protein stability and aggregation

Sukenik, S. (Creator), Salam, M. (Creator), Wang, Y. (Creator), Gruebele, M. H. W. (Creator), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, May 6 2018

Dataset

Activities 2007 2019

Making Admissions and Amends: Taking Responsibility Outside the Courtroom

Jennifer Kirkpatrick Robbennolt (Speaker)
Mar 2018

Activity: Talk typesOral presentation

Journal of Health Design (Journal)

Deana C McDonagh (Editorial board member)
2015 → …

Activity: Editorial work typesEditorial activity

On studying the understudied: Phonetic analyses of minority languages in Central America

Ryan Keith Shosted (Invited speaker)
Apr 7 2013

Activity: Talk typesInvited talk

Press/Media

Should Colleges Let Ailing Majors Die or Revamp Them?

Corina R Girju

5/20/18

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Optimism and Health

Rosalba Hernandez

3/30/18

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Honors & Recognition

AAAS Fellow

Narayana R Aluru (Recipient), 2018

Prize

earning a doctorate
psychology
Law
Society
honors and awards