Dr. Christopher Li Receives $240K NSF Grant

Published on Tuesday July 17, 2007

Dr. Christopher Li, Assistant Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, is the recipient of a $240,000 grant from the National Science Foundation for a project titled “Control Nanoparticle Patterning via Asymmetric Functionalization.” This project aims to achieve directed assembly of metal/semiconductor nanoparticles using soft materials. This research could help realize some of the fascinating applications of nanoparticles, such as single electron devices and multifunctional artificial molecules. The award is effective August 1, 2007 and expires July 31, 2010.

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