Notre Dame Nanoscience and Technology (NDnano) promotes collaborative research in science and engineering to address unsolved scientific and technical questions with an aim to promote the greater good. Advances in imaging and characterization, multi-physics modeling, synthesis, growth, and nanofabrication are enabling breakthroughs in all science and engineering disciplines. NDnano is where Notre Dame faculty, researchers, and students meet to broaden understanding, discuss multidisciplinary research opportunities, and shape future research directions.

Notre Dame tops $222 million in research awards, breaking previous records

“In the face of a most difficult year, Notre Dame’s faculty and staff continued to actively pursue scholarship opportunities that reflect our mission to be a force for good in the world, both in the creation and application of knowledge,” said Robert J. Bernhard, vice president for research and professor of aerospace and mechanical engineering.

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Notre Dame appoints new dean of the College of Science

Santiago Schnell has been appointed the William K. Warren Foundation Dean of the College of Science at the University of Notre Dame by University President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C. The appointment is effective Sept. 1. Schnell, who will also hold a tenured appointment as professor in the Department of Biological Sciences in the College of Science, received his undergraduate degree in biology from Universidad Simón Bolívar in Venezuela and earned his doctorate in mathematical biology from the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom.


Nanotechnology Research at Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame is at the leading edge of atomic and nanoscale discovery. This is largely due to the collaborative efforts of Notre Dame Nanoscience and Technology (NDnano) researchers, growing educational programs, and world-class facilities, such as the University's cleanroom. Watch this new video to learn more about nanotechnology research at Notre Dame. 

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