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NDnano offers collaborative seed grants; proposal deadline is May 31

NDnano offers collaborative seed grants; proposal deadline is May 31

Notre Dame’s Center for Nano Science and Technology (NDnano) is accepting proposals from Notre Dame faculty in the Colleges of Science and Engineering for one-year seed grants. The purpose of the funding is to stimulate cross-college and cross-disciplinary research that...

NDnano welcomes new associate director Derek Lake

NDnano welcomes new associate director Derek Lake

Derek Lake has joined the University of Notre Dame as the associate director of the Center for Nano Science and Technology (NDnano). In his new role in NDnano, Lake will work to advance the center’s research and foster interdisciplinary collaborations...

Women Lead

Women Lead

Think equal. Build smart. Innovate for change. In celebration of International Women's Day, meet seven outstanding faculty members whose work is contributing to better understanding and quality of life in our world. 

 Designing next-generation optical antennas

Designing next-generation optical antennas

Antennas catch radio waves from the air and convert the energy into electrical signals. They can also convert electrical signals into radio waves. Optical engineers and scientists, like Associate Professor Anthony J. Hoffman, are working toward leveraging these devices to...

ASCENT: One Year In

ASCENT: One Year In

The foundational multi-disciplinary Applications and Systems-driven Center for Energy-Efficient integrated Nano Technologies (ASCENT) has now been in operation for a year.

More than a decade as a chief editor, always a pioneer

In December 2018, after 12 years of leadership, Hsueh-Chia Chang, the Bayer Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, stepped down as the founding and chief editor of Biomicrofluidics.

Early career faculty awarded nationally competitive awards

Early career faculty awarded nationally competitive awards

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has recognized four University of Notre Dame faculty members for their excellence in research with new Early Career Development (CAREER) Awards. Over the past five years, Notre Dame faculty have received 37 of these highly...