In the News - 2018

Our skin-mounted sweat microfluidic devices are announced as a product with Gatorade through a teaser article in Fast Company, featuring Serena Williams.

R. Service writes a piece, Bioelectronics That Vanish in the Body, that highlights our work in bioresorbable electronic medicines and sensors
Science, December, 2018.

H.S. Sohal writes a News and Views piece, titled Omnidirectional Optogenetic Stimulation, that highlights our work in advanced electronics for wireless optogenetics, as published in Nature Electronics
Nature Electronics, December, 2018.

Prof. Rogers is selected to receive the Benjamin Franklin Medal in Materials Engineering from the Franklin Institute
The Franklin Institute, December, 2018.

John Rogers Receives 2019 Benjamin Franklin Medal; Rogers cited for foundational work in bio-integrated electronic systems
Northwestern University, December, 2018.

AAAS produces a video on our work on battery-free, millimeter-scale, multi-wavelength digital light dosimeters, published in Science Translational Medicine
American Association for the Advancement of Science, December, 2018.

Many news agencies highlight our work on battery-free, millimeter-scale, multi-wavelength digital light dosimeters, published in Science Translational Medicine
BBC, FOX News, CBS, RD Mag, MedicalXPress, WGN Chicago, New Scientist and many others, December, 2018.

Press release on our work on battery-free, millimeter-scale, multi-wavelength digital light dosimeters, across many medical and consumer applications
Published in Science Translational Medicine; McCormick School of Engineering and Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, November, 2018.

Our wireless, battery-free UV dosimeters are launched as a commercial product with LOreal (My Skin Track UV, by La Roche Posay) exclusively available in all Apple stores across the US, November, 2018.

K. Bourzac writes a piece, titled Beyond the Biological, that highlights our work in electronic skin
Nature, November, 2018.

Many news agencies highlight our work on skin-interfaced, wireless devices for measurement of flow through ventricular shunts, published in Science Translational Medicine
MedicalXpress, Science Daily, Reuters, Eureka Alert, Medical Health News, Chicago Tonight WTTW and many others, November, 2018.

Press release on our work on skin-interfaced, wireless devices for measurements of flow through ventricular shunts
Published in Science Translational Medicine; McCormick School of Engineering and Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, November, 2018.

Many news agencies highlight our work on bioresorbable electronic medicines for accelerated neuroregeneration, published in Nature Medicine
Daily Mail, Yahoo News, Physics World, MedicalXpress, Irish Examiner and many others, October, 2018.

Press release on our work on bioresorbable electronic medicines
Published in Nature Medicine; McCormick School of Engineering and Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, October, 2018.

Prof. Rogers is selected to receive the MRS Medal from the Materials Research Society, 2018

Feinberg Breakthroughs Podcast -- Wearable Technology in Medicine with John A. Rogers, PhD
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, August, 2018.

Turning the Light Switch on to Treat Chronic Pain -- press release from NIH that highlights our work on wireless, implantable LED systems for optogenetics control of bladder pain, originally published in the journal Pain
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, NIH, April 16, 2018.

Director of the National Institutes of Health, Dr. Francis Collins, sends out a complimentary tweet about our paper in Science Translational Medicine -- Battery-free, Wireless Sensors for Full-Body Pressure and Temperature Mapping
Twitter Feed, April, 2018.

Optogenetics: Controlling Neurons With Photons -- Coffey writes a cover feature article in Optics and Photonics News that highlights our work on wireless, implantable LED systems for optogenetics, originally published in Neuron and commercially avaialble from Neurolux, Inc.
Optics and Photonics News, April, 2018.

Palpatating biopsy needles -- Song and Greenleaf write a News and Views piece in Nature Biomedical Engineering that highlights our work on millimeter-scale, piezoelectric modulus sensors capable of integration with biopsy needles for in situ, soft tissue characterization, originally published in Nature Biomedical Engineering
Nature Biomedical Engineering, March, 2018.

BBC Reports -- Wearable tech aids stroke patients, February, 2018.

Northwestern Engineering Teams with Sports and Rehabilitation Leaders to Advance Sweat Analysis Technologies, February, 2018.

Stretchable Electronics a Game Changer for Stroke Recovery Treatment, February, 2018.

Our wireless, battery-free, millimeter-scale UV dosimeters featured in a highlight article in Slate, January, 2018.

Saturation press coverage and several best-of-show awards (Engadget, USA Today, Digital Trends, PC Magazine, Techlicious, etc) following the release of our millimeter-scale digital UV dosimeter technology as a joint product with LOreal at CES, January 2018

Our wireless, battery-free, millimeter-scale UV dosimeters featured in a CES best-of-show video and article in the USA Today, January, 2018.

Our wireless, battery-free, millimeter-scale UV dosimeters are launched as a joint product with LOreal at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, January, 2018.

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