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Northwestern University is a global leader in Nanotechnology research with 200+ faculty members doing work in related fields. Combining Nanoscience and technology, the field focuses on studying and manipulating molecules and materials with dimensions of the 1 to 100 nanometer length scale (1 nm = one billionth of a meter.) Home to the International Institute for Nanotechnology research, Northwestern is advancing the use of nanotechnology in research to address the world’s most pressing problems across multiple fields such as medicine, materials science, sustainability, and national security. Learn more about the “science of small things” and our work in NanoOncology, Regenerative Medicine, Wearable Materials, Water Purification science, Sustainability and Energy Materials, and Nano Fibers Research – and our researchers  – by exploring the content provided here.

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