Navigation Links
Nano World Headquarters Appoints Executive Director

Valerie C. Moore, PhD Will Lead World's Premiere Nanotechnology Accelerator

HOUSTON, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Valerie C. Moore, PhD has been appointed Executive Director of the Nano World Headquarters. Dr. Moore is a preeminent expert in the field of nanotechnology and has spent the past seven years researching and promoting nanotechnology in the Houston area. Notably, she was mentored by Dr. Richard E. Smalley, Nobel Laureate from Rice University, who worked with her on doctoral research focusing on the application of nanotechnology in materials, energy and medicine. Dr. Moore has applied her expertise at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, NASA's Johnson Space Center, The Texas Heart Institute, and the Smalley Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology.


The Nano World Headquarters, located in Houston, TX, will serve as the leading center for scientific nanotechnology collaboration and as an accelerator for start-up companies, offering a centralized intellectual hub and a state-of-the-art shared equipment facility. The headquarters will be a point of intersection where private sector, government and academic institutions come together to create new opportunities for high salaried, high tech jobs and increase the economic development throughout the region.

Nanotechnology is projected to impact the global economy by 3.1 trillion dollars by 2015.

The Nano World Headquarters is expected to open in 2011.

For more information, or to set up an interview with Valerie C. Moore, PhD, please contact Christina Daigneault at 212-710-9397 or 9396.

SOURCE Nano World Headquarters
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. WorldHeart Appoints David Pellone Chief Financial Officer
2. National Association of Subrogation Professionals (NASP), the Largest Insurance Subrogation Association in the World - Announced Today that Leslie Wiernik has Joined the Organization as Director of Education
3. Kingfisher Healthcare (KFH) Achieves World Class Quality Platform
4. Data from Patient Subsets of e-HEALING, a Worldwide Registry, Support Use of OrbusNeichs Genous(TM) Bio-Engineered R Stent(TM) as Alternative to Drug- Eluting Stents
5. National Association for Sport and Physical Education Partners with S&S Worldwide to Help Improve Childrens Fitness
6. Hundreds of RNs from Across U.S. and World to Join California Nurses Association/NNOC National Convention
7. Neusoft Becomes First Global Growth Company Partner of World Economic Forum
8. Depression May Be Worlds Most Disabling Disease
9. Concentra Opens On-Site Medical Unit at World Trade Center Site
10. LifeQuest World Corporation Proud Contributor to Dietary Supplement Education Alliance (DSEA)
11. Womens World Banking Welcomes New Network Member From Tunisia
Post Your Comments:
(Date:11/29/2015)... ... November 29, 2015 , ... ProStatic Analog Distortion ... tool designed specially for Final Cut Pro X. FCPX users can ... easy-to-use modification controls. Destoying and creating chaotic distortion is now quick and simple, ...
(Date:11/28/2015)... , ... November 28, 2015 , ... Safe storage for ... of two inventors, one from Lakewood, New Jersey and the other from Bradley Beach, ... patent-pending PROTECTOR to save the expense of having to replace NuvaRings more often than ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... Canada (PRWEB) , ... November 28, 2015 , ... There ... do we outperform our billings from last year? , This question has not been ... organizations are coming to the retirement age and the younger workforce don’t share the ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... November 27, 2015 , ... The rapid speed ... As people age, more care is needed, especially with Alzheimer’s, dementia and other ... are being overworked. The forgotten part of this equation: 80 percent of medical ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... ... November 27, 2015 , ... Lizzie’s Lice Pickers just announced ... offering customers 10% off of their purchase of lice treatment product. In addition, customers ... According to a company spokesperson. “Finding lice is a sure way to ruin the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:11/29/2015)... , Nov. 29, 2015 CIVCO Medical ... technology at the Radiological Society of ... Chicago November 29 – December ... designed to offer customers unrivaled versatility, enhanced user ... --> ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... -- --> --> ... potential to save costs, improve treatment quality and accelerate ... exploited as yet. Here, particular emphasis is placed on ... tablet or directly at the patients, bedside. ... -->      (Photo: ) ...
(Date:11/27/2015)... 2015 Research and Markets ( ) ... Devices Market 2015-2019" report to their offering. ... this report, the author the present scenario and growth ... To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue ... Hormonal IUDs and copper IUDs. The report forecasts the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: