Nanoscience News


Kavli Nanoscience Institute at Caltech Celebrates New Facility
KNI at Caltech recently celebrated the completion of its new cleanroom facility -- a facility that includes nanotechnology-based platforms allowing scientists to detect a multitude of proteins in the body at one time.


TU Delft Launches Bionanoscience Initiative
A new Bionanoscience department will be created at TU Delft. Bionanoscience concerns research at the meeting point of biology and nanotechnology meet and is as yet largely unexplored.


Kavli Institute for Bionano Science and Technology Established at Harvard University

The Kavli Foundation and Harvard University have agreed to establish the Kavli Institute for Bionano Science and Technology (KIBST).


Kavli Foundation to Sponsor Frontiers of Science
The Kavli Foundation and the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) have joined forces through a $5 million gift from the Foundation to support the NAS's Frontiers of Science symposia.


Molecular Plumbing

The first valve at the nano scale that can trap and release molecules can be controlled.