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November 21st, 2009

WVU researcher explores field of nanotechnology

Abstract:
WVU Biology Professor Letha Sooter is featured in the latest edition of The Neuron, West Virginia's journal of science and research.

Her work into nanotechnology is garnering both state and national attention.

In the Life Sciences Building at WVU, Sooter is applying nanotechnology to several different projects.



She is studying a nano tube that can be used as a sensor device and glows different colors.



"You can think of an empty paper towel roll, it's kind of like that," she said, "if you look at the paper towel roll, it has a winding about it, the way the paper is rolled up."

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