NanoLectures 2013-2014


All lectures take place at the same place, unl1, Room 1302, Boston, MA 02115, unless otherwise noted.


June 2013

June 24, 2013 – Vincent CastranovaNIOSH Sub-acute Inhalation Studies with Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes (MWCNTs) [Flier]

July 2013

July 22, 2013 – Byron J. CheathamNano-scale Hyperspectral Microscopy [Flier]

October 2013

October 16, 2013 – Andre Nel, Professor, Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, CA

Title: A Multi-Stakeholder Perspective on the Use of Alternative Test Strategies for Nanomaterial Safety Assessment [Flier] – Kresge 201, 11:30 am-12:30pm

October 17, 2013 – Gediminas Mainelis, Professor, Department of Environmental Sciences, Rutgers University

Title: Challenges in Exposure Assessment: From Nanoparticles to Bioaerosols [Flier]

December 2013

December 12, 2013 – Rojanasakul Yon, Professor, Department of Basic Pharmaceutical Sciences, West Virginia University

Title: Carcinogenic and Fibrogenic Potential of Carbon Nanotubes [flier]

January 2014

January 23, 2014Jackie IsaacsProfessorMechanical and Industrial Engineering, Northeastern University

Title: Commercialization of CNT-enabled Products: Tradeoffs Throughout Product Lifecycles [pdf]

February 2014

February 27, 2014James C. Bonner, Associate Professor, Department of Environmental & Molecular Toxicology, North Carolina University

Title: Predicting the Impact of Engineered Nanomaterials on Lung Diseases [Flier]

March 2014

March 20, 2014Gregory Lowry , Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University

Title: Nanomaterial Fate in Complex Environmental Media: Measurements, Models, and Implications for Exposure and Toxicity [Flier]