BUnano Pilot Grants

Call for Applications: 2018 BUnano Faculty Pilot Grants
Applications are due Friday, June 1, 2018

BUnano Center supports all facets of nanotechnology and nanomedicine and encourages translational activities by awarding seed grants to BU faculty teams collaborating on innovative research projects.

All BUnano faculty are eligible to apply. There need to be at least two collaborating investigators from different departments.

Download the application

Complete applications (with all documents saved into a single PDF document) need to be emailed to Mariam Stepanyan.

Faculty Awardees, 2017
PI First Name PI Last Name Project Title CO-PI
Xuemei Zhong Detection, Isolation and Cloning of Human NIMPAB Cells for Cancer Therapy Joyce Wong
Mark Grinstaff High Drug-Density Paclitaxel-Loaded Nanoparticles for the Treatment of Peritoneal Mesothelioma Yolonda Colson
Allison Dennis Semiconductor Nanoshells for Fluorescence Imaging of Metastatic Breast Tumors Darren Roblyer
Lei Tian Optical Nanometrology by Illumination Engineering in Interferometric Reflectance Imaging Selim Unlu
Aaron Colby Radiolabeled Biodistribution of Expansile Nanoparticles Tyrone Porter
Brian Snyder Charged Tantalum Oxide Nanoparticles for X-Ray Computed Tomography Mark Grinstaff,

Nicholas Block

Michelle Sander Observing Water Transport in Patterned Hydrogels Keith Brown