Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

NanoCenter Highly Ranked

NanoCenter Highly Ranked


Small Times has ranked the Maryland NanoCenter #5 in education and #7 in research nationwide in its annual survey of trends in nanotechnology and microtechnology in its May/June issue.

The survey highlights the University's strengths in scanning probe microscopy, the major growth in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) on the campus and research involving combinatorial nanomaterials engineering, nanoparticle synthesis and biotechnology. Further strengths include faculty hiring, new facilities, undergraduate work in MEMS and nano and proximity to federal labs, according to the survey.

The NanoCenter's partnership with the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the university's new Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology also were cited.

The NanoCenter is a joint initiative between the Clark School, the School of Chemical and Life Sciences and the School of Computer, Mathematical and Physical Sciences.

May 22, 2007


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Northrup Grumman's Christopher Jones to Deliver Spring Commencement Remarks

ENES 489P holds end-of-semester design competition

UMD Researchers Make Breakthrough in Terahertz Technology

UMD Prof T.M. Antonsen Jr. Recognized by IEEE for Contributions to Vacuum Electronics

Rubloff, Ghodssi to speak at TechConnect World Innovation Conference and Expo

Ephremides and colleagues issued U.S. Patent 9,318,232

UMD Inventors Zoom In on New Camera Technology 

Ulukus Named 2016-2017 Distinguished Scholar-Teacher by University of Maryland

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts