NanoDays 2011

The College of Science was host to a week long celebration of Nano Days.


Lectures,Interactive Exhibits, Lab Tours, Movies, Souvenirs


K.S.V. Santhanam, Convener, Nano day celebrations

Here are the nano day pictures on the first two days at the Rochester Museum & Science center. Several hundreds of visitors went past the demos prepared by RIT Materials Science students and Nanopower labs. The following are some of the pictures taken at random.
K.S.V. Santhanam (Convener, Nanoday celebrations,RIT), Stephen Polly, Zachary Bittner, Yushuai Dai, Cheng Yujiema, Xu Chen, Shuo Lin (MRS-RIT Chapter President), Siddhart Gopal, Naitik Gada and Qimeng Li (not in the picture).
Video program on Nanomaterial

Visitors at the nano scented balloons –Yujie Chen (RIT MSE student) Illustrating the principle


                A visitor measuring her height in nanometer scale


President of Rochester Museum and Science Center, Kate Bennett, K.S.V. Santhanam (Convener, Nano Day celebrations, RIT) and Dan Winklebleck (Public Program Officer, RMSC) watching the nano demo.




RIT Nanopower booth demonstrations on solar powered gadgets.


Natik Gada and Shuo Lin (MSE students) demonstrating thin film interference colors

Visitors discovering smallest sized object in the display.

Visitors watching nano demos.


For additional information contact:

Prof. K.S.V. Santhanam 585-475-2920

Prof. Joe Pow 585-475-7323

Sponsored by:

  • Center for Material Science and Engineering
  • Materials Research Society-RIT Chapter
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Microelectronic Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Department of Physics
  • for Imaging Science