NanoES Institute

June 27, 2017

Request for Proposals – NanoES Research Initiatives

The NanoES Institute offers 35,000 square feet of labs (including wet and optical space), offices, meeting rooms, communal areas, and extremely low vibration/EMI areas in a brand-new building. This space creates an opportunity to scale up ongoing research efforts with strong momentum and to create new, high-impact programs or shared instrumentation facilities. To this end,…


December 11, 2017

Annual NSF NNCI Conference

The 2nd annual National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (NNCI) conference took place at the Singh Center for Nanotechnology, University of Pennsylvania, on October 16-17, 2017. All presentations, including the one from the Northwest Nanotechnology Infrastructure site at UW/OSU, are posted on the NNCI website: http://www.nnci.net/nnci-annual-conference-october-2017. The 3rd annual NNCI conference will be at the University of…


December 6, 2017

Launch of the Institute for Nano-engineered Systems

From UW News, December 5, 2017.  


November 27, 2017

EE Colloquium “Silicon Integrated Circuit, Sensor, and System Approaches for Lab-on-CMOS Applications” // Tuesday, 11/28, 10/30 am, 105 EEB

Title: Silicon Integrated Circuit, Sensor, and System Approaches for Lab-on-CMOS Applications Date & Time: Tuesday, Nov. 28th, 10:30-11:30 am Location: 105 EEB Abstract: The Lab-on-CMOS research community leverages the power and economies of scale of modern silicon integrated circuits, built up over the previous fifty years for high-performance computation and imaging, for low-cost chemical and…


November 26, 2017

Distinguished Practitioners in Nano-engineered Systems // December 5, 12:30 pm

Please join us for the inaugural lecture by Distinguished Practitioners in Nano-engineered Systems. This new seminar series is organized by the Institute for Nano-engineered Systems and focuses on individuals who are making outstanding contributions to the development of microsystems and nanotechnology with significant commercial and societal impact. Speaker Nena Golubovic, Ph.D. Director, Physical Sciences IP Group,…


November 17, 2017

University of Louisville Summer 2018 REU Opportunity

The University of Louisville, a partner in the NSF National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (NNCI) network, is recruiting students in the interdisciplinary field of advanced micro/nano manufacturing engineering through exciting hands-on research projects with applications in healthcare, energy, advanced manufacturing, security and the environment. Read the flyer for more information.


Science Café on Quantum Information 11/17, 3:30 pm

The Society of Physics Students is hosting a Science Café on quantum information on Friday, November 17, 3:30 – 5:00 pm at Café Allegro, 4214 University Way NE. It will be an event targeting the general public as an audience. Event Flyer


November 6, 2017

NanoES Building Ribbon Cutting Ceremony // December 4, 2017

 You’re Invited! Participate in the kick-off of the Institute for Nano-engineered Systems as we celebrate the opening of the Nano Engineering & Sciences Building. December 4, 2017// 4:00PM // NanoES Commons We cordially invite you to the NanoES Building Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. Join us afterwards for an evening of networking with food and drinks. Please RSVP…


September 9, 2017

Online lecture on MEMS, micro and nanofabrication

The École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) has prepared a MOOC class on micro and nano fabrication for MEMS that will open soon in a self-paced mode. https://www.edx.org/course/micro-nanofabrication-mems-epflx-memsx-0 A teaser video is posted here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=6&v=5fqRX9WMr0s The course contains video lectures on the theory of processes, shows video sequences taken in the EPFL cleanroom, includes practice and grading…


July 22, 2017

UW team develops fast, cheap method to make supercapacitor electrodes for electric cars, high-powered lasers

Supercapacitors are an aptly named type of device that can store and deliver energy faster than conventional batteries. They are in high demand for applications including electric cars, wireless telecommunications and high-powered lasers. But to realize these applications, supercapacitors need better electrodes, which connect the supercapacitor to the devices that depend on their energy. These…


July 12, 2017

Surface Characterization of Biomaterials Workshop

July 31 thru August 2, 2017 University of Washington, Seattle WA Workshop flyer This 2.5 day workshop includes lectures and surface analysis demonstrations. Demonstrations on NESAC/BIO instruments will provide application examples for the material covered in the workshop lectures. Attendees will learn the capabilities of biomedical surface analysis methods and how to intelligently review data received from…


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