Nanotechnology Now

Our NanoNews Digest Sponsors





Heifer International

Wikipedia Affiliate Button


android tablet pc

Home > Press > Four years in the service of nanoscientists - 5100 nanotechnology researchers connected by a Hungarian PhD student

Abstract:
The Nanopaprika - www.nanopaprika.eu connect on a daily basis 5100 researchers, students from more than 80 countries since 27th November 2007. The portal provides a virtual meeting point for nanotechnology professionals and enthusiasts dealing with different branches of nanosciences.

Four years in the service of nanoscientists - 5100 nanotechnology researchers connected by a Hungarian PhD student

Budapes, Hungary | Posted on November 25th, 2011

"It's all started accidentally"
- recalls András Paszternák, PhD, founder of the portal. "One cold November morning, I met Professor Erika Kálmán, my PhD supervisor, at the corridor of the Chemical Research Center of Hungarian Academy of Sciences. She offer me to edit an already existing Hungarian nanowebpage. I asked for time to reflect, and in next day I suggested to start a community site, which will be updated with new content by members." adds the Postdoctoral Fellow from Bar-Ilan University.

The page can be described as a place of constant renewal from the beginning. In 2011 it has become even more attractive with an international virtual poster conference, research teams and members "HOT papers" database.

Today there are many from USA, across Europe to Asia who are using the webpage to find new jobs, awards, or partners to start joint research projects.

"The numbers (2000 blog entries, 500 forum topics, 120 thematic groups) are not relevant. The informal tone is in which we are different from sites edited by research institutes, universities, nanocompanies. As a PhD student, I learned that next to the laboratory work, results publishing, there is another additional important thing. The personal relationship between the domestic and foreign professionals in our research area. Nanopaprika uses the tools of Internet to build these connections"- says the chemist, founder of the independent social network.

The portal even managed to remain standing and to grow in last four years, next to the vast increase of global social networks, and serve the people involved in nanotechnology.

####

For more information, please click here

Contacts:
Andras Paszternak

Copyright © The International NanoScience Community

If you have a comment, please Contact us.

Issuers of news releases, not 7th Wave, Inc. or Nanotechnology Now, are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content.

Bookmark:
Delicious Digg Newsvine Google Yahoo Reddit Magnoliacom Furl Facebook

Related News Press

News and information

University of Tehran Researchers Invent Non-Enzyme Sensor to Detect Blood Sugar April 23rd, 2014

Gold nanoparticles help target, quantify breast cancer gene segments in a living cell April 23rd, 2014

Study finds long-term survival of human neural stem cells transplanted into primate brain April 23rd, 2014

High-Performance, Low-Cost Ultracapacitors Built with Graphene and Carbon Nanotubes: Future devices based on technology could bridge gap between batteries and conventional capacitors in portable electronics and hybrid electric vehicles April 23rd, 2014

Announcements

Characterizing inkjet inks: Malvern Instruments presents new rheological research April 23rd, 2014

NanoSafe, Inc. announces the addition of the Labconco Protector® Glove Box to its NanoSafe Tested™ registry April 23rd, 2014

Study finds long-term survival of human neural stem cells transplanted into primate brain April 23rd, 2014

High-Performance, Low-Cost Ultracapacitors Built with Graphene and Carbon Nanotubes: Future devices based on technology could bridge gap between batteries and conventional capacitors in portable electronics and hybrid electric vehicles April 23rd, 2014

NanoNews-Digest
The latest news from around the world, FREE







  Premium Products
NanoNews-Custom
Only the news you want to read!
 Learn More
NanoTech-Transfer
University Technology Transfer & Patents
 Learn More
NanoStrategies
Full-service, expert consulting
 Learn More














ASP
Nanotechnology Now Featured Books




NNN

The Hunger Project







© Copyright 1999-2014 7th Wave, Inc. All Rights Reserved PRIVACY POLICY :: CONTACT US :: STATS :: SITE MAP :: ADVERTISE