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September 9th, 2009

New Program Trains Students for Careers in Emerging Field of NanoScience

Abstract:
The National Science Foundation (NSF) estimates that the world will require 2 million trained nanotechnologists by 2015. Currently, there are only 20,000 nanotechnologists worldwide, making the need for career training immediate.

Enter NanoProfessor - a new program focused on educating students in the emerging field of nanoscience and preparing them for future careers in nanotechnology. The program, which just launched at Dakota County Technical College in Minnesota, caters to biology, chemistry and physics students by providing a hands-on nanoscience education in a classroom setting.

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