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Nanotechnology: The Basics
Vicki Colvin and Daniel Mittleman


Get a bird's eye view into this fast moving area of Nanotechnology
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Faculty Spotlight
Dr. Aydin Babakhani

 Ajayan Babakhani
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Kroto and Curl: A look back at the discovery of C60
Rice-led project may dramatically improve medical imaging, passenger screening, food inspection - See more at:

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Photo by Rudy Baum, ACS PublicationsOur mission is to to actively support and promote researchers using nanotechnology to tackle civilization's grand challenges - energy, water, environment, disease, education - by providing experienced and knowledgeable leadership, a solid administrative framework, world-class scientific infrastructure, and productive community, industry, and government relations.   

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