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Micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory
208 North Wright Street Urbana, Illinois 61801

 

Office hours 8:30a - 5:00p

 

Phone: 217-333-3097
Fax: 217-244-6375
email: mntl@illinois.edu

research

Highlights

External Research Centers with Participating Faculty from MNTL

USDA/ARS Center for Food Safety Engineering (June 2011 - May 2016):

To use novel technologies for detection and prevention of food-borne pathogens (Purdue, USDA, Montana, UIUC)

Center for Food Safety Engr

NSF – NSEC Center for Affordable Nanoengineering of Polymeric Biomedical Devices:

To develop polymer-based, low-cost nanoengineering technology that can be used to produce micro-/nanofluidic devices, cell-based devices, and multifunctional polymer-nanoparticle-biomolecule nanostructures for next-generation medical diagnostic and therapeutic applications.

Center for Affordable Nanoengineering of Polymeric Biomedical Devices

 

Recently Completed Centers

NCI – CCNE:

To apply nanotechnology for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, focus its efforts on breast cancer and melanoma detection and treatment (Wash U, UIUC)

Siteman Center for Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence

NIH – NDC:

To use the phi-29 nanomotor for novel diagnostic and therapeutic applications (U Cincinnati, Purdue, UIUC)

Phi29 DNA-Packaging Motor for Nanomedicine