Guest Speaker- Kirti Kulkarni, MD

Guest Speaker- Kirti Kulkarni, MD

Image of TiMe students. TiMe students had the opportunity to interact with Dr. Kirti Kulkarni of the University of Chicago’s Cancer Center. Dr. Kulkarni provided them an in-depth understanding of the day-to-day interactions of a radiologist with patients...

DNA Nanostructure Acts As Lipid-Flipping Enzyme

DNA nanostructure flips lipids from one side of a lipid bilayer to the other more than 1,000 times as fast as natural enzymes called scramblases, researchers report (Nat. Commun. 2018, DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-04821-5). Asymmetry in the lipid composition of the inner...
Saif First Koiter Medal Winner From Illinois

Saif First Koiter Medal Winner From Illinois

Image of professor Taher Saif.  MechSE professor Taher Saif has been named the 2018 recipient of the Warner T. Koiter Medal from ASME. He is the first winner of this award from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. “The Executive Committee of the ASME...