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May 28th, 2007

Nanotechnology gains ground in CR

Abstract:
The emerging nanotechnology field is gaining ground in the Czech Republic with successes reported by local researchers and the commercial sector.

To ensure continued development in the new science, VŠB-Technical University of Ostrava (VŠB-TU), North Moravia, is launching the first program in nanotechnology in the Czech Republic, and other universities are also starting courses.

Students at VŠB-TU had until the end of April to apply for a bachelor's degree program that is set to start in the coming fall semester. Around 40 people applied for the 30 places in the program, but only applicants who pass a mathematics exam will be accepted, said Stanislava Kebová of VŠB-TU's advisory center. Successful graduates of the bachelor's program can then go on to earn a master‘s degree in the nanotechnology program, she said.

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