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Educational Programs

The NU-NSEC is committed to educating the scientists, technicians, and teachers of tomorrow. This commitment is realized not only in the research of undergraduates, graduate students, and postdoctoral associates, but also through the center's innovative educational programs.

The links below will take you to more detailed information about each of the educational programs currently offered by the NU-NSEC:

DiscoverNano Web site

Graduate student fellowships (domestic and international)

research experience for undergraduates (REU)

Research experience for teachers (RET)

Introducing nanotechnology in the pre-college classroom

Nanoscape: The journal of undergraduate research in nanoscience

Museum Exhibit on Nanotechnology

Small Business Evaluation and Entrepreneur's (SBEE) Program


Visit this interactive web site!

Launched in 2006, DiscoverNano includes Nano 101, an historical time line of discoveries that have advanced the field, and much, much more.

The first journal of undergraduate research devoted to nanotechnology.

Visit this site to read articles on-line or find out how to submit an article for possible publication.

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