A great way to explore more about nanotechnology is to learn about individuals who are making an impact on the field. TryNano.org has developed profiles of several professionals, working across many industries. Each individual profiled below offers insight into why they chose to focus their career on nanotechnology applications or research.
Assistant Professor, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang, Korea
Senior Marketer, Scientific Research Instruments, Keithley Instruments, Inc.
Professor, West Virginia University
Chief Scientist for Exploration Technology, NASA Ames Research Center
Distinguished Professor Australian National University Canberra, Australia
Program Director, Semiconductor Research Corporation (USA)
Principal Research Officer, National Research Council
Professor of Electrical Engineering Chair, Materials Science and Engineering
Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Middle East Technical University
Test Engineer Nantero, Inc.
Bayard D. Kunkle Chair in Engineering Sciences Penn State University
Professor, Computer Science and Electrical Engineering Gordon Marshall Chair in Engineering University of Southern California
Engineering Faculty Foothill College Physical Science Engineering and Mathematics division
Charles T. and Ruth M. Bach Distinguished University Professor of Materials Science & Engineering, Drexel University
Benjamin M. and Mary Greenwood Anderson Professor in Engineering Rice University
Deputy Director Lightworks at Arizona State University Professor Arizona State University
Associate Professor/Canada Research Chair in Micro/Nanodevices University of Waterloo
Director, Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research Professor of Chemical Engineering University of Louisville
NIST Fellow and Executive Advisor National Institute of Standards and Technology Semiconductor and Dimensional Metrology Division
Staff Scientist Battelle/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory