Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

Daily News Briefs
Nov 2003
Harvard University Professor George McClelland Whitesides is a recipient of the 19th annual Kyoto Prize in advanced technology, for pioneering a technique of organic molecular self-assembly and its applications in the field of nanomaterials science. The Kyoto prizes, sponsored by The Inamori Foundation, are international awards for individual contributions to advanced technology, basic science and arts and philosophy. McClelland will be named a materials science and engineering laureate and will be presented with a gold medal and $400,000 at a ceremony today in Japan. Other award winners are Bunraku puppeteer Tamao Yoshida and University of Chicago physicist Eugene Newman Parker. The winners will also meet at the third annual Kyoto Laureate Symposium March 3 at the University of California, San Diego.   . . .   Micralyne Inc., a manufacturer of BioMEMS and other MEMS components, announced it will increase its work with Microchips Inc. on drug delivery product development activities. Microchips' technology is based on microfabricated devices containing hundreds of microreservoirs, each of which can be filled with any combination of drugs, reagents or other chemicals; the reservoirs can also serve as tiny protective chambers for microfabricated biosensors.

chemicalsHarvard UniversityKyoto PrizeMicralynemicrochipsnanomaterialsNews BriefsPhotonics Tech Briefsself-assemblySensors & Detectors

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2018 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA,

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.