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New 3-D Nanostructures Assemble with Remarkable Precision

A team of scientists and mathematicians are developing self-assembling, three-dimensional nanostructures that can be used for targeted drug delivery. (Learn More >>)

MIT Develops Revolutionary Glare-Free Glass

The nanotextured surface of this 'multifunctional glass' is also anti-fog and self-cleaning. (Learn More >>)

Quantum computer built inside a diamond

Built by a team at the Univ. of Southern California, this demonstration is particularly promising because it can be easily scaled up in size. (Learn More >>)

Nano 3D printing hits the fast track

Using femtosecond pulses from an 800-nm laser, researchers created this 285 micron racecar in just 4 minutes. (Learn More >>)

Hybrid nanoparticles could reduce greenhouse gases

MIT scientists combined gold and copper nanoparticles, creating a stable metal that can convert CO2 using very little electricity. (Learn More >>)

NNCO Welcomes New Director

Dr. Robert Pohanka joins NNCO after serving as Director of the DoD's Defense Venture Catalyst Initiative (DeVenCI), where he led and directed the strategy for finding private sector technologies and bringing them to the marketplace. (Learn More >>)

Russian Scientists Visit NNCO

The visit was co-sponsored by the Open World Leadership Center (an independent agency in the U.S. legislative branch) and the State Department under a program to foster relationships between U.S. and Russian leaders in various fields. (Learn More >>)

NanoDays Festival Underway Across the Country

NanoDays-- a festival of educational programs about nanoscale science and engineering-- will take place at more than 200 locations nationwide. Find an event near you! (Learn More >>)

NNI Participates in Nano Tech 2012 in Japan

With 510 companies from 23 countries, this event is the largest annual nanotechnology conference in Asia. (Learn More >>)

RSL 2012: Limited Space Left

The NNI Regional, State, and Local Initiatives in Nanotechnology 2012 Workshop (RSL 2012) will be held in Portland, OR on May 1-2, 2012. Register now-- space is still available to present a poster. (Learn More >>)