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The podcast that explores specific examples of nanotechnology. From the Stories from the NNI family of podcasts!

Nano Matters Andrew Pomeroy, Lisa Friedersdorf

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The podcast that explores specific examples of nanotechnology. From the Stories from the NNI family of podcasts!

    Exploring Novel Nanomaterials for Neuromorphic Computing

    Exploring Novel Nanomaterials for Neuromorphic Computing

    In this episode of the “Nano Matters” podcast, Dr. Jeff Blackburn, a senior scientist and group manager at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, describes how he and his team have been exploring novel nanomaterials that could one day be used for neuromorphic computing.

    If you would like to learn more about nanotechnology, go to nano.gov or email us at info@nnco.nano.gov.

    Closed captioning is provided on our YouTube channel. For this episode, go to: https://youtu.be/WtmZNU0r3Yk

    CREDITS

    Special thanks to:
    Jeff Blackburn
    NREL

    Produced by:
    Andrew Pomeroy

    Music:
    Inspirational Outlook by Scott Holmes
    https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Sc...
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/...

    Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this podcast are those of the guest and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Nanotechnology Coordination Office or United States Government. Additionally, mention of trade names or commercial products does not constitute endorsement or recommendation by any of the aforementioned parties. Any mention of commercial products, processes, or services cannot be construed as an endorsement or recommendation.

    • 15 min
    Investigating nanoparticle-based vaccines that protect against different coronavirus strains

    Investigating nanoparticle-based vaccines that protect against different coronavirus strains

    In this episode of Nano Matters, Pamela Bjorkman, the David Baltimore Professor of Biology and Biological Engineering at Caltech, discusses her work on nanoparticle-based vaccines that could protect people against different strains of coronavirus.

    If you would like to learn more about nanotechnology, go to nano.gov or email us at info@nnco.nano.gov.

    Closed captioning is provided on our YouTube channel. For this episode, go to: https://youtu.be/N1iQ_ZHnebs

    CREDITS

    Special thanks to:
    Pamela Bjorkman
    Caltech

    Produced by:
    Andrew Pomeroy

    Music:
    Inspirational Outlook by Scott Holmes
    https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Sc...
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/...

    Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this podcast are those of the guest and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Nanotechnology Coordination Office or United States Government. Additionally, mention of trade names or commercial products does not constitute endorsement or recommendation by any of the aforementioned parties. Any mention of commercial products, processes, or services cannot be construed as an endorsement or recommendation.

    • 16 min
    Using Nanotechnology to Fight Infection

    Using Nanotechnology to Fight Infection

    In this episode of the “Nano Matters” podcast, Scott VanEpps, an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Emergency Medicine and Biomedical Engineering and the Macromolecular Science and Engineering Program at the University of Michigan, describes his work on using nanotechnology to fight infection.

    If you would like to learn more about nanotechnology, go to nano.gov or email us at info@nnco.nano.gov.

    Closed captioning is provided on our YouTube channel. For this episode, go to: https://youtu.be/A7DkOHZ7tW0

    CREDITS

    Special thanks to:
    Scott VanEpps
    University of Michigan

    Produced by:
    Andrew Pomeroy

    Music:
    Inspirational Outlook by Scott Holmes
    https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Sc...
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/...

    Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this podcast are those of the guest and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Nanotechnology Coordination Office or United States Government. Additionally, mention of trade names or commercial products does not constitute endorsement or recommendation by any of the aforementioned parties. Any mention of commercial products, processes, or services cannot be construed as an endorsement or recommendation.

    • 16 min
    Improving Electron Microscopes to Take a Closer Look at Atoms

    Improving Electron Microscopes to Take a Closer Look at Atoms

    In this episode of the “Nano Matters” podcast, David Muller, the Samuel B. Eckert Professor of Engineering in Applied and Engineering Physics at Cornell University and the co-director of the Kavli Institute at Cornell for Nanoscale Science, describes how he and his team have set a world record in the resolution of an electron microscope.

    If you would like to learn more about nanotechnology, go to nano.gov or email us at info@nnco.nano.gov.

    Closed captioning is provided on our YouTube channel. For this episode, go to: https://youtu.be/YI3n-Dj-ST8

    CREDITS

    Special thanks to:
    David Muller
    Cornell University

    Produced by:
    Andrew Pomeroy

    Music:
    Inspirational Outlook by Scott Holmes
    https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Sc...
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/...

    Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this podcast are those of the guest and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Nanotechnology Coordination Office or United States Government. Additionally, mention of trade names or commercial products does not constitute endorsement or recommendation by any of the aforementioned parties. Any mention of commercial products, processes, or services cannot be construed as an endorsement or recommendation.

    • 9 min
    Developing nanosensors to monitor biomarkers in the body in real time

    Developing nanosensors to monitor biomarkers in the body in real time

    In this episode of the “Nano Matters” podcast, Heather Clark, Professor of Bioengineering and Chemistry at Northeastern University and Director of the Institute for Chemical Imaging of Living Systems, describes her work on developing nanosensors to continuously measure biomarkers in the body.

    If you would like to learn more about nanotechnology, go to nano.gov or email us at info@nnco.nano.gov.

    Closed captioning is provided on our YouTube channel. For this episode, go to: https://youtu.be/CaqgsnYok90

    CREDITS

    Special thanks to:
    Heather Clark
    Northeastern University

    Produced by:
    Andrew Pomeroy

    Music:
    Inspirational Outlook by Scott Holmes
    https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Sc...
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/...

    Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this podcast are those of the guest and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Nanotechnology Coordination Office or United States Government. Additionally, mention of trade names or commercial products does not constitute endorsement or recommendation by any of the aforementioned parties. Any mention of commercial products, processes, or services cannot be construed as an endorsement or recommendation.

    • 10 min
    Exploring the promising applications of carbon nanotube-based biosensors

    Exploring the promising applications of carbon nanotube-based biosensors

    In this episode of the “Nano Matters” podcast, Dan Roxbury, Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Rhode Island, discusses his work on carbon nanotube-based biosensors and their potential biomedical applications.

    If you would like to learn more about nanotechnology, go to nano.gov or email us at info@nnco.nano.gov.

    Closed captioning is provided on our YouTube channel. For this episode, go to: https://youtu.be/NniAegFX4JQ

    CREDITS

    Special thanks to:
    Dan Roxbury
    University of Rhode Island

    Produced by:
    Andrew Pomeroy

    Music:
    Inspirational Outlook by Scott Holmes
    https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Sc...
    https://creativecommons.org/licenses/...

    Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this podcast are those of the guest and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Nanotechnology Coordination Office or United States Government. Additionally, mention of trade names or commercial products does not constitute endorsement or recommendation by any of the aforementioned parties. Any mention of commercial products, processes, or services cannot be construed as an endorsement or recommendation.

    • 8 min

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