Published on Saturday October 9, 2004
The A. J. Drexel Nanotechnology Institute (DNI) and its director, Dr. Yury Gogotsi, were mentioned in the October 1-7, 2004 issue of the Philadelphia Business Journal in an article about an NSF grant awarded to the University of Pennsylvania for nanotechnology. The article highlights the collaborations that have been formed between Penn and Drexel along the lines of nanotechnology. Specific mentions of Drexel include the brand new Bossone Research Enterprise Center; the Penn-Drexel IGERT program, which awards Ph.D. fellowships to Drexel and Penn students doing research in nano; and the collaboration among faculty at Penn and Drexel and the Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern PA to create a state-affiliated Nanotechnology Institute. Dr. Gogotsi is recognized in the article as the nanotechnology point person at Drexel.
For more information on the DNI, please visit: http://www.nano.drexel.edu/.