Topic: Nanoscience

Larry Faulkner Nanoscience Building Dedicated at University of Texas

Oct. 26, 2011

Event: Dedication ceremony for the Larry R. Faulkner Nanoscience and Technology Building.

When: Thursday, Oct. 27. Ceremony 4:305:30 p.m. Building tours 5:307 p.m.

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University of Texas at Austin Scientists Partner With Leading Plastic Solar Cell Manufacturer

Jan. 18, 2011

A recently announced formal partnership between researchers at The University of Texas at Austin and Konarka Technologies Inc. could lead to improved plastic solar cell technologies.

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Prominent Chemist Paul Barbara Dies at 57

Nov. 3, 2010

Chemistry Professor Paul F. Barbara, 57, one of The University of Texas at Austin's most prominent scientists, died on Oct. 31 due to complications following cardiac arrest.

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Nano Science and Technology Building Named to Honor President Emeritus Larry Faulkner

Aug. 13, 2010

The University of Texas at Austin's nanoscience building has been named the Larry R. Faulkner Nano Science and Technology Building by the UT System Board of Regents in recognition of former President Faulkner's leadership in bringing the university's nanotechnology program to national prominence.

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Solar Cells, Batteries and Geological Storage Research Receive $30.5 Million at The University of Texas at Austin

April 29, 2009

With two $15 million grants, scientists and engineers aim to revolutionize solar cells and provide the fundamental science for geological storage of greenhouse gases as part of two Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs) established at The University of Texas at Austin by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).

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