George Mason University


Mason Nanotechnology Initiative


Special Presidential Nanotechnology Event in Denver

As you're making plans for the 249th ACS National Meeting in Denver, save the dates for a Presidential Symposium, "Nanotechnology: Delivering on the Promise," to be held Sunday, March 22, and Monday, March 23, 2015.

This two-day event, featuring renowned speakers from industry, academia, and government, will touch on aspects of nano R&D; health, safety, and the environment; and commercial applications and use of nanotechnology. Visit the Denver national meeting website at for the latest details, and don't miss this special event!

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January 16th meeting NOVA/GMU for joint academic programs

NOVA curricula on the two NANO programs:

--Biotechnology Associate
--Biotechnology Lab Technician

GMU curricula for the BS, BS-Accelerated MS, and minor degrees with eventual connection to NOVA programs:

--BS in Chemistry
--Chemistry Minor
--BS/Chemistry, Accelerated MS in Chemistry
--Biology BS
--Biology Minor
--Bioinformatics minor
--Biology BS, Accelerated MS in Biology
--BS in Bioengineering