Posted: October 26, 2007

Hands-on Nanofabrication Workshop for Educators

(Nanowerk News) The PennState Center for Nanotechnology Education and Utilization (CNEU) will conduct a "Hands-on Nanofabrication Workshop for Educators" (pdf download, 32 KB) from November 13-15, 2007.
This workshop will be an exploration of the world of nanotechnology. Participants will learn about the growing applications of nanotechnology in many industries including the biotechnology, MEMS, optoelectronics, chemical, and nanoelectronics industries. The basics of nanofabrication processes and tools will be covered and emphasized through processing labs held in the class 10 cleanrooms of the Penn State Nanofabrication Facility.
This three-day workshop is broken down into daily morning lectures by nationally recognized Penn State researchers and engineering staff and into afternoon lab sessions in nanofabrication.
Target Audience
College and University Faculty, Secondary Science and Technology Teachers, Vocational-Technical Teachers, Guidance Counselors, school administrators and others
Penn State Center for Nanotechnology Education and Utilization, 101 Innovation Blvd., Suite 114, University Park - State College, PA 16802
Workshop Fee
$200.00 for PA educators ; $500.00 for non-PA educators
Source: Penn State