National Nanotechnology Day

October 9, 2017 is National Nanotechnology Day. This date, 10/9, pays homage to the nanometer scale, 10-9 meters. The National Nanotechnology Coordinating Office (NNCO) is spearheading the celebration, which includes a variety of community-led events and activities to raise awareness of the significance and importance of nanotechnology. Visit the NNCO website to learn about nano themed events occurring across the country.

Ask the RTNN Expert Your Nano Questions!

To honor the nanometer, RTNN invites you to participate in “Small Talk: a NanoMaker Live Event” on October 10th. Experts will answer your questions on nano-fabrication and -characterization. We will stream these hour-long sessions online at 8:30 am and 3:30 pm (EDT). Prior to the event, submit questions here. During the live sessions, email questions to or post questions via Facebook and Twitter (@RTNNsocial).

A link to the live sessions will be posted on this page during the event.