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Materials360 Newsletter

Materials360 is a semi-monthly newsletter from MRS encapsulating current happenings in materials research and professional activities that will give you information at a glance on the rapidly changing world of materials. We know you don't have a lot of spare time to wade through literature and websites. Let MRS help narrow the search for you.

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Latest Issues

June (Volume 20, Issue 12)

This issue features an interview about a smart sponge; news about auxetic metamaterials & a new form of CaP.

June (Volume 20, Issue 11)

This issue features news on e-textiles, in vivo imaging, and graphene; also Q&A about COVID-19 lab experiences.

May (Volume 20, Issue 10)

This issue features news on N95 masks reusability, giant negative thermal expansion, frost-free surfaces, and flexibility of 2D ITO films.

May (Volume 20, Issue 9)

This issue features an interview with the MRS president on the MRS Meetings, and news on COVIDScholar, a prosthetic hand, and recycling battery scraps.

April (Volume 20, Issue 8)

This issue features a podcast episode on quantum emitters, butterfly wing temp distribution, & nanoparticles as well as COVID-19 materials updates.

April (Volume 20, Issue 7)

This issue features a podcast episode on a vaccine patch for COVID-19, and news on perovskites, self-trapping light beams, & eutectics.

March (Volume 20, Issue 6)

This issue features news on COVID-19, batteries, polymers, and a podcast on sustainability.

March (Volume 20, Issue 5)

This issue features a podcast episode on QDs, a talk by John Rogers on transient electronics, & news on bi-layer graphene, polymers, and NiTi alloys.

February (Volume 20, Issue 4)

This issue features a podcast episode on sustainability, and news on stretchable electronics, thermoelectrics, and an energy-efficient device.

February (Volume 20, Issue 3)

This issue features a podcast episode on sustainability, and news on a tunable THz laser, an electron waveguide in graphene, and Al-S batteries.

January (Volume 20, Issue 2)

This issue features a podcast episode on artificial intelligence, and news on nanoparticle crystallization, surface properties of Si, and F-diamane - a diamond-like material.

January (Volume 20, Issue 1)

This issue features a podcast episode on machine learning, and news on negative thermal expansion in solids, fracture in soft materials, and buckyball thin films.