California's preeminence in cutting edge technologies, venture capital, hi-tech
industries and entrepreneurial spirit, provide the competitive advantage for
the region to become a leading nanotechnology cluster. By facilitating a multidisciplinary
approach to develop the biotechnology, molecular electronics, advanced materials
and manufacturing technologies of Northern California, we are redefining the
industries that will dominate science and the economy in the 21st century.
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CAPITAL REGION — President Barack Obama will be heading to the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering's Albany NanoTech Complex on Tuesday, instead of GlobalFoundries' Fab 8 in Malta, according to a travel document from the White House.
Established in 2000, the NNI serves as the central point of communication, cooperation and collaboration for all Federal agencies engaged in nanotechnology research, bringing together the expertise needed to advance this broad and complex field.
Northern California Nanotechnology Initiative:
Facilitating Economic Development in Northern California by leveraging the world
leading R&D institutions of the San Francisco Bay Area - nanotechnology initiatives
that will help develop the 21st century economies of the region and the world.