NNI news release
(July 30, 2018) The National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO) is pleased to announce the reappointment of Dr. Lisa Friedersdorf as its Director and the appointment of Dr. Stacey Standridge as its Deputy Director. NNCO is a Federal interagency coordinating office that serves as a central point of contact for the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) and supports the Nanoscale Science, Engineering, and Technology (NSET) Subcommittee of the Cabinet-level National Science and Technology Council.
Today, in honor of World Water Day, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and the National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO) are highlighting the use of nanotechnology for water treatment and purification.
What: The Technology Development Pathways workshop will showcase NNI success stories where nanotechnology has had commercial impact. Keynote presentations will highlight the pathways companies have taken to get from research to commercialization. Afternoon panel discussions will focus on specific steps of the development pathway, such as scale up and quality control/measurement systems. Conversations at the workshop will enable companies to share best practices for overcoming technical challenges during the commercialization of nanotechnologies.
October 9th 2018
What Are You Planning in 2018?
The National Science Foundation (NSF) supports the National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (NNCI), which includes 16 user facility sites, their affiliated partners, and a coordinating office. The NNCI sites provide researchers, academics, small and large businesses, and government scientists with access to university user facilities with leading-edge fabrication and characterization tools, instrumentation, and expertise within all disciplines of nanoscale science, engineering, and technology.