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November 2nd, 2006

Purdue Names Director of Nanotechnology Center

Purdue University's Discovery Park has appointed Timothy Sands, the Basil S. Turner Professor of Engineering, as director of the Birck Nanotechnology Center.
The center opened in 2005 and is considered one of the best university facilities for nanotechnology research in the nation. The $58 million center – a two-floor, 187,000-square-foot facility – involves more than 300 faculty, staff and graduate students from 36 schools and departments across the university.

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