Research Areas

Birck Nanotechnology Center is home to more than 200 resident graduate students and 45 faculty from a dozen of academic units covering engineering, sciences, agriculture, veterinary medicine, pharmacy and polytechnic. All labs are shared and students/faculty have access to state-of-the-art tools. Birck researchers work on interdisciplinary, societal-scale challenges and opportunities in healthcare, information access, energy, and the environment with approaches enabled by nanoscale science and engineering. Some of the main research areas are: