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July 13 - August 3, 2014



Ultra-small, Tremendous Impact*

Visit the Center for Functional Nanomaterials where researchers probe structures as tiny as a billionth of a meter!

Bus tickets available after attending overview in Berkner Hall, Room B; last facility visits begin at 3 p.m.


Science Talk

11 a.m.
1 p.m.
3 p.m.

“Why Nano?”

Science Education Center Auditorium
Presented by Emilio Mendez, Director, Center for Functional Nanomaterials


Enjoy The “Science Of Magic” Show

Noon, 1:30 p.m., 3 p.m.

Berkner Hall Auditorium
Be sure to arrive early as the auditorium fills quickly!


The Nano-Toy Zone

All Day

Berkner Hall, Room A
Come have some fun learning about Nanotechnology; learn to sing the "NanoSong" in the Nano-Toy-Zone.


Hands On Science Fun!

All Day

Berkner Hall, Lobby
Velocity up; pressure down! Experience the Bernoulli Principle in action or make your hair stand on end with our Van de Graaff generator!


*Appropriate for ages 10 and over

photo of nanofabrication