Dr. Yen Wei Receives Another U.S. Patent

July 16, 2004 — Dr. Yen Wei, Herman B. Wagner Professor of Polymer and Materials Chemistry, received a US patent for "Mesoporous Materials and Methods of Making the Same". Co-inventors are his former graduate students Drs. Danliang Jin, Jigene Xu and Tianzhong Ding. Wei also presented talks entitled "Nonsurfactant Pathway to Mesoporous Materials and Nanohosts for Proteins" at Sandia National Laboratories and "Electroactive Polymers and Nanostructured Materials for Neuronal Tissue Engineering" at Los Alamos National Laboratories.