06/2018 - The Irvine Materials Research
Institute (IMRI) celebrated it's grand
opening! The new institute will serve as a nexus for materials
research on campus. See the press
As the innagural director, Prof. Pan was interviewed by UCI news: A Materials World
01/2019 - Sheng Dai published a paper in Nature Communications: Platinum-trimer decorated cobalt-palladium core-shell nanocatalyst with promising performance for oxygen reduction reaction.
01/2019 - Wenpei Gao, Peter Tieu, and Chris Addiego published a paper in Science Advances: Probing the dynamics of nanoparticle formation from a precursor at atomic resolution.
09/2018 - Yi Zhang published a paper in Nature Nanotechnology: Anisotropic polarization-induced conductance at a ferroelectric–insulator interface
08/2017 - Sheng Dai and Mingjie Xu published a paper in Nature Communications: In situ atomic-scale observation of oxygen-driven core-shell formation in Pt3Co nanoparticles
06/2018 - The Irvine Materials Research Institute (IMRI) is now open!