Published on Wednesday September 1, 2004
The NSF Major Reserach Instrumentation proposal, "Zyvex Nanomanipulator," submitted by Brad Layton (PI-MEM), Adam Fontecchio (Co-I-ECE), Frank Ko, professor of materials science and engineering (Co-I), Bahram Nabet (Co-I), Jonathan Spanier, assistant professor of materials science and engineering (Co-I), in collaboration with David Luzzi and Alan MacDiarmid of UPenn, has been awarded. The amount of funding for this award is $100K. This device, which can be used in conjunction with advanced microscopy studies, will be a welcome addition to the suite of nanoscale fabrication and characterization equipment in the A.J. Drexel Nanotechnology Institute to be housed in the Bossone Research Enterprise Building.