University of Wisconsin–Madison

What’s New

What's New at the MRSEC Education Group

Check out our new games! Crystal Cave and Atom Touch are now on BrainPop!

IEG undergraduate Doug Powell helped Angela Johnson and Ahna Skop develop a science art installation in the Genetics/Biotech Center (Full Article)

Helping Teachers Design Educational Video Games (Full Article)

Major NSF-sponsored materials research collaboration receives $15.6M grant (Full Article)

MRSEC Members Teach the Public About Materials Science During the Wisconsin Science Festival (Article)

UW MRSEC Researchers, Teachers, and Game Developers Materials Science Digital Games (Article)

Wisconsin MRSEC Impacts 255,000 People! (2016) (Article)

We’ve updated our Español Page with new activities from our partners at the University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez.

Working with molecular dynamics simulation expert Dane Morgan, UW MRSEC education director Ann Lynn Gillian-Daniel and with the support of a MRSEC seed grant, MLI developed interactive 3-D simulation for mobile devices. The simulation was developed to help students understand the structures and attributes of particles at the molecular level, providing real-time feedback and responding to student’s actions.