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Archive – October 2008

The Focus of the new MRSEC is to develop novel materials through the study of how microscopic particles are arranged and how they may be controlled. The Princeton team is led by Salvatore Torquato a Professor of Chemistry and the Princeton Institute for the Science and Technology of Materials (PRISM) and the recent recipient of the APS David Adler lectureship award in the field of Material Physics.
The National Science Foundation has awarded nearly $20 million to the Princeton Center for Complex Materials, an interdisciplinary research program dedicated to improving and developing materials for uses ranging from alternative energy production to quantum computing.