CNM Spotlight Archive

Spring 2016 Travel Award Winner Announced

March 10th, 2016

We are pleased to announce that Hao Wu, PhD candidate in the Materials Science and Engineering Program, has been selected to receive the Nano Portfolio Program Spring 2016 Travel Award.  Hao will be attending the Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering 2016 Conference in Long Beach, California to present his research on […]

Nano Portfolio Program Fall 2015 Student Presentation Award Winner

December 1st, 2015

Please join me in congratulating the winner of the Fall 2015 Nano Portfolio Program Student Presentations Best Presentation Award: Andrew Wilson.  Andrew was selected by the judges to receive the $500 cash award for his presentation entitled “Optical Readouts of Electrochemistry on Plasmonic Nanoparticle Electrodes.”  Andrew will receive his PhD in Chemistry this semester, and […]

Nano Night 2015 Highlights and Winners

April 8th, 2015

The CNM’s 14th annual Nano Night poster session was held on Tuesday, April 7th in the Larry R. Faulkner Nanoscience and Technology Building.  An event sponsored by the CNM’s Doctoral Portfolio Program in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, it featured posters from twenty-seven undergraduate students and graduate students from a variety of departments in […]

CNM’s 14th Annual Nano Night Poster Session to be Held Next Tuesday

March 30th, 2015

[ April 7, 2015; 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ] The CNM would like to invite all UT students, faculty, and staff and interested members of the public to join us for our 14th annual Nano Night poster session next Tuesday, April 7th.  The event will take place from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the Larry R. Faulkner Nanoscience and Technology Building, and will feature […]

Best Presentation Award Winner Announced

December 4th, 2014

Please join me in congratulating Tim Bogart, the winner of the Best Presentation Award for his talk entitled “High Performance Silicon Nanowire Lithium Ion Battery Anodes” given at this semester’s Nano Portfolio Program Students Presentations.  Tim, who has been working in the research group of Dr. Brian Korgel in the Department of Chemical Engineering, will […]

Nano Portfolio Program Fall 2014 Student Presentations

November 19th, 2014

[ December 3, 2014; 12:00 pm to 1:20 pm. ] Please join us for the Fall 2014 Nano Portfolio Program Student Presentations on Wednesday, December 3rd from 12:00 to 1:20 p.m. in FNT 1.104.  Our graduating students will be presenting their doctoral research for the chance to win a $500 cash prize!  Refreshments will be served, and all are welcome to attend.

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Nano Portfolio Program Application Deadline – November 7th

October 20th, 2014

The Doctoral Portfolio Program in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology is now accepting applications for Spring 2015!  The program allows doctoral students to earn formal credentials in nanoscience and nanotechnology while they complete their degree.  For more information, please visit
Applications are due by November 7th.

Dr. Stevenson Goes to Washington

May 21st, 2014

On May 20, 2014 Dr. Keith Stevenson, Director of the Center for Nano- and Molecular Science and Technology, gave testimony at the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Research and Technology hearing entitled “Nanotechnology: From Laboratories to Commercial Products.”  The purpose of this hearing was to examine the current […]

Nano Portfolio Program Fall 2013 Student Presentations Winner Announced

December 5th, 2013

The Nano Portfolio Program is proud to announce that this semester’s winner of the award for best presentation at the Student Presentations session held Wednesday, December 4th is Preethi Mathew.  Preethi, who is graduating this semester with her PhD from the Materials Science & Engineering program, has been awarded $500 for her presentation entitled “Cathode […]

Nano Portfolio Program Fall 2013 Student Presentations

November 27th, 2013

[ December 4, 2013; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] The Fall 2013 Student Presentations session for the Doctoral Portfolio Program in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology will be held on Wednesday, December 4th from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. in FNT 1.104.  Join us as we hear presentations from this semester’s graduating students.  Presentations will be judged by a panel of CNM- affiliated faculty and a $500 […]