Category: Events

2023 Annual Symposium Highlights

The 2023 BUnano Symposium, held on November 10, featured several exciting talks focused on topics interfacing nanotechnology and RNA with the keynote by Dr. Muthiah “Mano” Manoharan, Senior VP of Alnylam Pharmaceuticals. RNA based therapeutics are revolutionizing modern medicine as evident by this year’s Nobel Prize in Medicine to Dr. Drew Weissman, a Boston University […]

BUnano Center opens call for 2023/24 Crossdisciplinary Fellowship Applications

2023/24 BUnano Crossdisciplinary Fellowship Applications are due June 9, 2023. BUnano Crossdisciplinary Fellowships provides training and stipends to talented applicants who have completed one or two years of graduate study in the sciences, engineering, or medicine and identified a research project, possibly leading to a dissertation, that combines their primary discipline with another discipline. For […]

TRB Distinguished Speaker Lecture April 25

Linda Griffith, Ph.D. (MIT) Apr 25, 2022, 4:30 pm – 6 pm Rajen Kilachand Center for Integrated Life Sciences and Engineering Eichenbaum Colloquium Room (Rm 101) “Deconstructing and Reconstructing the (Gynecology) Patient” “TRB Distinguished Speaker Event

TRB Seminar: Institutional Entrepreneurial Innovation: Fireside Chat with Avak Kahvejian, Flagship Pioneering

Avak Kahvejian, PhD Partner Flagship Pioneering “Institutional Entrepreneurial Innovation: Fireside Chat with Avak Kahvejian, Flagship Pioneering” Thursday, April 15, 4-5pm (ET) REGISTER HERE SUBMIT QUESTIONS IN ADVANCE At this Fireside Chat, TRB Director Mark Grinstaff will interview Dr. Avak Kahvejian. The content of this interview will be based on audience interests. When you register for […]

Faculty News

9/15/2020 BUnano Faculty Prof. Joyce Wong receives the prestigious Clemson Award for Basic Research from the Society for Biomaterials.


12/6/2019 BUnano Center co-sponsored  Symposium “FF02—2D Nanomaterials-Based Nanofluidics” organized by Dr. Chuanhua Duan at the 2019 Fall MRS meeting in Boston, with Keynote Speaker 2010 Physics Nobel Laureate Prof. Andre Geim.

BUnano holds inaugural symposium

Featuring Keynote Speaker Nobel Laureate Professor Stefan Hell  On May 2, 2017, BUnano held its inaugural symposium, “Nanotechnology for Imaging,” which focused on highlighting accomplishments of BUnano faculty and students, and featured keynote presentation by 2014 Nobel Prize winner for Chemistry, Professor Stefan Hell.


Entrepreneur in Residence

ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND YOU Monday, February 27, 2017 | 1:30-3 p.m. Photonics Colloquium Room 8 St. Mary’s Street, 9th Floor Featuring Jill Becker, Entrepreneur in Residence, BUnano, Michael Koeris, Biomedical Engineering alumnus and CEO and Founder, Sample6, and Deckard Sorensen, Founder, NBD Nanotechnologies, Inc. Boston University is part of Boston’s strong entrepreneurial community and ecosystem — […]