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January 9th, 2008

Munger: Nano center tightens focus to build on early success

Abstract:
The Center for Nanophase Materials Science at Oak Ridge National Laboratory was the first of five federally funded nanoscience research facilities to come into being within the past couple of years, and it's also been the busiest.

According to ORNL officials, the new lab attracted about 300 scientific users during fiscal 2007 - surpassing the goal and pretty much stretching the capabilities of the lab in its first full year of operations.

That's impressive, and the $65 million facility, which is directed by Linda Horton, is getting good marks from people in high places.

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