September 2013

Nanotechnology Open House

 On August 8th and again on August 15th, Oakton Community College hosted open house events to promote its nanotechnology program.  Over 50 attendees gathered at the Park to hear a general overview of the field by industry consultant Dr. John Ireland.  They then surveyed nanotechnology applications of local industry with Dr. David Giljohann, chief operating officer of AuraSense Therapeutics, and Benjamin Mangrich, CMC Product Manager of Applied Thin Films, Inc.