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VINSE Colloquium Series “Broad Utilization of the Electromagnetic Spectrum To Enable Nanotechnology to Treat Drinking Water” Dr. Paul Westerhoff, Arizona State University 09/23/2020

September 23, 2020 Paul Westerhoff Regents Professor School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment Arizona State University “Broad Utilization of the Electromagnetic Spectrum To Enable Nanotechnology to Treat Drinking Water” 4:10 PM, Location TBA

Posted by on June 3, 2020 in Events, VINSE Colloquium,


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VINSE Colloquium Series: “Creating and Exploring Atomically Thin Metals” Dr. Joshua Robinson, Penn State 10/28/20

October 28, 2020 Joshua Alexander Robinson Professor of Materials Science and Engineering Penn State “Creating and Exploring Atomically Thin Metals” 4:10 PM, Location TBA

Posted by on June 3, 2020 in Events, VINSE Colloquium,


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VINSE Colloquium Series: “To The Ends of the Periodic Table and Back in Search of Better Imaging Probes” Dr. Bruce Cohen, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory 03/24/21

March 24, 2021 Bruce Cohen Staff Scientist Biological Nanostructures “To The Ends of the Periodic Table and Back in Search of Better Imaging Probes”  4:10 PM, Location TBA

Posted by on June 3, 2020 in Events, VINSE Colloquium,


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VINSE Colloquium Series: “Photonics at the Intersection of Materials and Devices” Dr. Nathaniel Kinsey, Virginia Commonwealth University 04/07/21

April 7, 2021 Nathaniel Kinsey Assistant Professor Electrical and Computer Engineering Department Virginia Commonwealth University “Photonics at the Intersection of Materials and Devices” 4:10 PM, Location TBA

Posted by on June 3, 2020 in Events, VINSE Colloquium,


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2020 Summer Nanoseminar Schedule

2020 Summer Nanoseminar Schedule The VINSE summer nanoseminar series provides an opportunity for graduate students or post-docs to share their current research with the larger VINSE community to foster discussion and collaboration.  Each seminar will consist of 2 talks of 15-20 minutes each with 10-15 minutes of questions.  The goal of these talks is to…

Posted by on May 19, 2020 in Events, News,


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Congratulations 2020 Graduates

VINSE would like to congratulate all of the 2020 Vanderbilt graduates, especially those associated with VINSE.  These students carried out research within our facilities, were members of our VINSE Tech Crew/office staff or participated in NanoDay! and colloquia events.  Although we can’t celebrate in person, we wish you all the best as you begin then…

Posted by on May 12, 2020 in News,


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Caldwell & Hatzell are inaugural Flowers Family Faculty Fellows in Engineering

Mechanical engineering professors Joshua Caldwell and Kelsey Hatzell are inaugural recipients of Flowers Family faculty awards. Caldwell is the Flowers Family Chancellor Faculty Fellow in Engineering. Hatzell is the Flowers Family Dean’s Faculty Fellow in Engineering. The awards target professors who have shown a strong evidence of scientific accomplishment early in their careers and are…

Posted by on April 29, 2020 in News


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VINSE deputy director featured in Nature Photonics

A research team of Vanderbilt engineers that includes a scientist at Oak Ridge National Laboratory has demonstrated a new ultrathin filter, based on metamaterials, that allows for analog optical image processing. Their work, Flat Optics for Image Differentiation, appears today in the scientific journal, Nature Photonics. While digital image processing has become the prevailing technique in a…

Posted by on April 29, 2020 in News


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Ask a VINSE Expert

While VINSE facilities are currently closed for in-person access, we want to continue to engage our users with free consultation and access to our technical staff to help resolve any problems, questions or discuss new ideas for your research. Click here to Ask a VINSE Expert  

Posted by on April 23, 2020 in News


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Janet Macdonald Promoted to Associate Professor

Congratulations are in order for Janet Macdonald on her promotion to Associate Professor of Chemistry with tenure. The Macdonald group is a nanoparticle synthesis group in the Department of Chemistry at Vanderbilt University. Janet and her students contribute fundamental knowledge to problems in green energy and catalysis. Most recently Janet was featured along with the…

Posted by on April 22, 2020 in News,


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