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
Experiments Engineering & Materials Science
Brain Medicine & Life Sciences
Proteins Medicine & Life Sciences
Temperature Chemical Compounds
Sensors Engineering & Materials Science
Polymers Engineering & Materials Science
Substrates Chemical Compounds

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Research Output 1870 2018

An integrated methodology for spatio-temporal incorporation of underlying failure mechanisms into fire probabilistic risk assessment of nuclear power plants

Sakurahara, T., Mohaghegh, Z., Reihani, S., Kee, E., Brandyberry, M. & Rodgers, S. Jan 1 2018 In : Reliability Engineering and System Safety. 169, p. 242-257 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Uncertainty
Navier Stokes equations
Turbulent flow
Computational fluid dynamics
Simulators

Deliberative Democracy and Agency: Linking Transitional Justice and Development

Murphy, C. 2018 Agency and Democracy in Development Ethics. Keleher, L. & Kosko, S. (eds.). Cambridge University Press

Research output: ResearchChapter

Differential impact of post-deployment stress and PTSD on neural reactivity to emotional stimuli in Iraq and Afghanistan veterans

DiGangi, J. A., Gorka, S., Afshar, K., Babione, J. M., Schroth, C., Greenstein, J. E., Proescher, E., Dolcos, F. & Phan, K. L. Jan 1 2018 In : Journal of Psychiatric Research. 96, p. 9-14 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Afghanistan
Iraq
Veterans
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorders
Emotions

Datasets

Tweet volumes in American cities

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

Dataset

Activities 2007 2017

  • 17 Invited talk
  • 11 Editorial activity
  • 1 Types of Award - Fellowship awarded competitively
  • 1 Other

Fellow of the American Heart Association

Pan, D. (Recipient)
2016

Activity: Types of Award - Fellowship awarded competitively

Still breathing? Aerodynamics in phonetics and phonology

Shosted, R. K. (Invited speaker)
May 7 2009

Activity: Invited talk