Faculty from the Nano/Bio Interface Center of the University of Pennsylvania sponsor a day of nanotechnology education and activities for the Penn community as well as regional high schools and neighbors.
The fourth annual NanoDay @ Penn is a full day of exhibits, demonstrations and nano-lab tours to highlight nanotechnology research across the campus. Area high school classes participate along with undergraduate and graduate students, boosting student interest in science, technology, engineering and math-related careers.
Towne Building and Levine Hall, 34th and Walnut streets
Oct. 29, 2008
BEST PHOTO OPPORTUNITY
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Nanotech Fair: Explore exhibits, tour Penn’s nanotechnology labs and view multimedia presentations about exciting new discoveries from nanoscale researchers.
High school science research awards ceremony
Keynote speaker and NBIC Research Excellence Award Winner: Naomi Halas, Rice University, “When Plasmons Interact, World Collide: Optics At the Nano-Bio Interface”