Rice's Ned Thomas aids effort to build bottom-up chiral polymers with unique functions.
Vision to 2025 and its three goals will guide investments in the school over the next seven years.
Rice University scientists show how atom-flat materials could produce polarized photons on demand.
Rice materials scientistÂ recognized for innovations that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development and the welfare of society.
Pulickel Ajayan and Jun Lou develop method to transfer entire 2D circuits to any smooth surface.
Satish Nagarajaiah and Bruce Weisman invention can use fluorescing carbon nanotubes to reveal stress in aircraft, infrastructures.
James Tour, along with Rice materials scientists, combines graphene foam, epoxy into tough, conductive composite.
James Tour lab's method quenches lithium metal dendrites in batteries that charge faster, last longer.
Pulickel Ajayan and Sruthi Radhakrishnan study adds metallic 'islands' to 2D semiconductor for electronics.
Naomi Halas lab details plasmonic effect that allows catalyst to work at lower energy.