The mission of the Microelectronics Research Center (MRC) at The University of Texas at Austin is to perform education, research and development in materials and electronic devices.  MRC is funded by the National Science Foundation through the National Nano-Technology Infrastructure Network.

Recent News

Prof. Akinwande's research team has now demonstrated one of the most important components for this fully flexible future: graphene radio-frequency electronics that are speedy enough to produce, receive, and process telecommunication signals.

Engineers from Prof. Mikhail Belkin’s group at The University of Texas at Austin in collaboration with Prof. Markus Amann’s group at the Technical University of Munich have demonstrated the first broadly- tunable electrically-pumped semiconductor source of coherent terahertz radiation (or T-rays) that operates at room-temperature.

Professor John X.J. Zhang will take part in the National Academy of Engineering's (NAE) 2013 China-America Frontiers of Engineering Symposium (CAFOE), which will be held May 15–17 in Beijing, China.

UT ECE professor Zheng Wang has received a 2013 Sloan research Fellowship.

Dr. Li Shi wins O'Donnell Award in Engineering

Professor Li Shi is pictured holding a cryostat, which is an instrument used for measuring the thermal property of graphene (a form of carbon one atom thick) as reported in the journal Science.

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Oct 15, 2014 to Oct 17, 2014

The workshop will provide a forum for presenting current research and for discussions on issues related to stress-induced phenomena in microelectronics.

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10100 Burnet Rd,  Austin, TX 78758
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