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Sir Harold Kroto, Nobel Laureate, Visits CHN

Sir Harold Kroto, Nobel Laureate, Visits CHN

| April 17, 2014

On April 14, 2014, Sir Harold Kroto, co-winner of the 1996 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the discovery of fullerenes, visited the Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing at Northeastern University. Pictured above is Sir Harold Kroto with his wife, Margaret Kroto; Ahmed A. Busnaina, Ph.D.; Jacqueline Isaacs, Ph.D.; and Ahmed and Jacqueline’s research groups.

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The biggest problem on the planet

The biggest problem on the planet

| April 17, 2014

Sir Harold Kroto, co-winner of the 1996 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, gave a talk on Tuesday, April 15 on the topics of science, society, and education. InSolution, Northeastern University’s research blog, covers the talk: A couple months ago the National Science Foundation released some surprising stats about what Americans do (and don’t) know. One in […]

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A beautiful, peculiar molecule

A beautiful, peculiar molecule

| April 15, 2014

The NSF Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing hosted Sir Harold Kroto, co-winner of the 1996 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, for a talk on Monday, April 14 on his discovery. News@Northeastern covers the talk: “Carbon is pecu­liar,” said Nobel lau­reate Sir Harold Kroto. “More pecu­liar than you think.” He was speaking to a standing-​​room-​​only audi­ence that filled […]

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Guest Lecture by Ahmed Busnaina, Ph.D., at the Technical University of Sofia

Guest Lecture by Ahmed Busnaina, Ph.D., at the Technical University of Sofia

| March 27, 2014

Ahmed Bus­naina, Ph.D., the William Lin­coln Smith Pro­fessor and director of the NSF Nanoscale Sci­ence and Engi­neering Center for High-​​rate Nanoman­u­fac­turing at North­eastern, delivered a guest lecture in February 2014 for the opening of the new robotics laboratory at the Technical University of Sofia, Branch Plovdiv, Bulgaria. The topic of the lecture was the Scalable Nanoscale Offset Printing […]

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CHN at NT4D Conference

| September 7, 2013

Directors and staff from the CHN will be participating in the Nanotechnology for Defense Conference in Phoenix, AZ in November. Known as NT4D, this conference brings together established researchers from the academic community, senior managers of government research initiatives and leaders of industrial research programs. Exhibitors at the conference included the CHN at Northeastern, the […]

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June 26 – Reception & Tour for the Nanotech Community

June 26 – Reception & Tour for the Nanotech Community

| June 18, 2013

The Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing at Northeastern University is having an open house on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 from 4-6 pm. Led by Dr. Ahmed Busnaina, the Center is focused on efforts to develop new technologies and process and to strengthen the nanomanufacturing industry.   Expected participants include business leaders at Triton Systems, Draper Labs, EnvironCorp, BAE Systems, Nypro, Lockheed, […]

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ASME awarded CHN students the outstanding paper award

ASME awarded CHN students the outstanding paper award

| June 11, 2013

ASME awarded CHN students the outstanding paper award in the graduate student paper competition at the 2013 ASME Global Congress on Nano Engineering for Medicine and Biology: Asanterabi Malima, Jaydev Upponi. Sivasubramanian Somu, and Ahmed Busnaina. Biosensor for Early Detection of Cardiovascular Disease Biomarkers. Paper Number NEMB2013-93348. Proceedings of the 2013 ASME Global Congress on […]

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Museum of Science podcast on our Biosensor Chip

Museum of Science podcast on our Biosensor Chip

| June 11, 2013

The Museum of Science posted a Current Science & Technology podcast interview about Biolom’s biosensor chip, featuring CHN’s Asanterabi Malima. There are three places to listen to it: Our NanoNerds YouTube channel The Museum’s Website iTunes (We have about 5000 subscribers for MOS’s biweekly podcasts)

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Biolom, a startup created by CHN students, participated in Northeastern University’s IDEA’s pitch-a-thon

Biolom, a startup created by CHN students, participated in Northeastern University’s IDEA’s pitch-a-thon

| June 11, 2013

Biolom, a startup created by CHN students, participated in Northeastern University’s IDEA’s Pitch-a-thon, and was ranked highest for the “quality of the concept” among 19 ventures.

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MSU’s branch of CHN published an article in Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed.

MSU’s branch of CHN published an article in Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed.

| June 11, 2013

MSU’s branch of CHN published an article in Angewandte Chemie Int. Ed., the most prestigious international chemistry journal. [PDF] 

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