University hosts high profile US visitor
Dr Michael Meador, appointed Director of the US National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) by President Obama, has visited Leeds as part of a tour of UK centres of excellence in nanotechnology research.
(l-r): Dr Michael Meador and Professor Terry Wilkins
Dr Meador was introduced to our research on:
advanced materials for quantum information
Nanoelectronics and terahertz sensing
Terry Wilkins, Yorkshire Forward Professor of Nanomanufacturing Innovation in the School of Process, Environmental and Materials Engineering, who coordinated the visit, said: We demonstrated that we have a unique and robust campus-wide set up for research and innovation in nanotechnology. The visit has opened the way for exciting research collaboration with the NNI.Posted in: University news