IPrime professors Marc Hillymer and David Norris have been named Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. They have been elevated to this rank because of their efforts toward advancing science applications that are deemed scientifically or socially distinguished. Election as a Fellow is an honor bestowed upon AAAS members by their peers.
Marc Hillmyer is a professor in the Department of Chemistry in the Institute of Technology & program leader of IPrime's Microstructred Polymers program. Fellow election for outstanding contributions to the field of biorenewable polymers, particularly for using block copolymers to control properties and structure on the nanoscale.
David Norris is a professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science in the Institute of Technology & IPrime program member of Nanostructural Materials and Processes. Fellow election for distinguished contributions to the field of semiconducting nanocrystals and photonic crystals.