Category: Faculty

Seven BUnano Faculty Cited in APS Meeting Presentations

The American Physical Society met in early March 2024, and BUnano Faculty showed up in force. Fourteen abstracts, published on the ACS site for this meeting, feature research from seven BUnano Faculty members. Read the abstracts below:   March 4, 2024 Ophelia Tsui (Author, Presenter): Correlation between Fragility and Surface Tg of Polymers, Polymer Glasses […]

Fall 2023 Recap: Faculty Spotlight

BUnano faculty have been busy throughout the fall semester, publishing papers, presenting their innovative work, and patenting their inventions. Browse this fall’s highlights:

Summer 2023 Recap: Faculty Spotlight

BUnano faculty have been busy all throughout the summer, publishing papers, presenting their innovative work, and patenting their inventions. Here are this summer’s highlights: Chuanhua Duan: Rewritable nano print of ionic liquids utilizing focused ion beam induced film wetting under review in Nature Portfolio Jerome Mertz: High-speed multiplane confocal microscopy for voltage imaging in densely labeled […]

The Brink features Ignition Award-funded research by Drs. Wong and Grinstaff

BU research publication The Brink featured Drs. Mark Grinstaff, BUnano Director, and Wilson Wong in a recent article highlighting faculty research funded by the BU Ignition Awards. The Ignition Awards help fund innovative faculty research across all of BU’s campuses that have clear commercial potential. Drs. Grinstaff and Wong are utilizing this award to supercharge […]

Nanotechnology solution to NAFLD – study reported in Nature Communications

An international team of scientists led by BUnano Center Director Dr. Mark Grinstaff, Dr. Orian Shirihai (UCLA), and BUnano Crossdisciplinary Fellowship Alumna Dr. Jialiu Zeng (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore) reports on a new type of nanotechnology as a potential first-in-kind therapeutic for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), which affects 20 to 30% of the world’s […]

Faculty News

12/21/2021 BUnano Faculty Prof. Jerome Mertz is BU’s 2020 Innovator of the Year. Jerome Mertz, a Boston University College of Engineering professor of biomedical engineering and of electrical and computer engineering and a BU College of Arts & Sciences professor of physics, holds six issued patents for technologies that have greatly advanced microscopic imaging quality […]

Faculty News

8/8/2020 BUnano faculty Dr Xi Ling receives a NSF CAREER AWARD. Read the story here.

Faculty News

4/24/2020 BUnano faculty Joyce Wong, Selim Unlu, Catherine Klapperich, Alice White and Mark Grinstaff were featured in the BU Brink story on their innovative research addressing the challenge of the global pandemic – true interdisciplinary collaboration! applications are due May 31.