National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network

National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network

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News & Events

News and Events happen every week across the 14 NNIN sites. Here we will try to highlight those Events and News items of National or Regional importance.

News items are below. The menu at the left contains links to Spotlights,  the Events Calendar, the archive of past NNIN Conference Proceedings,   and to the extensive NNIN Video Gallery, NanoTube.

NNIN Congratulates Profs. Nakamura and Moerner on Nobel Prizes in Physics and Chemistry

Oct 08, 2014

NNIN congratulates Professor William E. Moerner, Stanford University, and Professor Shuji Nakamura, UCSB, NNIN users and 2014 Nobel prize winners Read more

NNIN REU Convocation

Jul 25, 2014

The fifty-eight participants in the NNIN REU program will gather at Georgia Tech Aug. 10-14, 2014 for the Annual NNIN REU Convocation. Read more

NNIN Participates in USA Science and Engineering Festival

May 01, 2014

NNIN staff from Cornell, Georgia Tech, Penn State, and Minnesota participated in the 3d USA Science and Engineering Festival in DC, April 15-27, 2014. Read more

New Nanooze Web Site Launched

Feb 24, 2014

A completely redesigned web site for NNIN's K-12 oriented nanotechnology magazine, Nanooze, has been launched. Read more

Hitachi and NNIN Cooperate on STEM Education

Jan 31, 2014

Hitachi High Technologies America (HTA) has completed a case study in conjunction with NNIN on the use of the TM3000 table top SEM for STEM Education. Read more

NNIN Education at Dalton Public Schools

Sep 23, 2013

NNIN helps Dalton Public School students look deeper into science Read more

Nanooze in Spanish

Feb 15, 2013

NNIN's science magazine for children, Nanooze, in a print-ready edition in Spanish. Read more

New Site Director at University of Washington NNIN Site

Dec 17, 2012

Professor Karl F. Bohringer has agreed to assume sole directorship of both the NTUF and the UW NSF NNIN center. Read more

New Nanotechnology Building Under Construction at Minnesota

Nov 29, 2012

The University of Minnesota is constructing a new 155,000 square foot facility to house experimental physics and nanotechnology. Read more

NNIN Staff Member David Gottfried named ACS Fellow

Oct 22, 2012

David Gottfried, Ph.D., NNIN Staff member at Georgia Tech has been named a Fellow of the American Chemical Society. Read more