College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering
Applied Materials R&D Center (AMAT) The $300 million AMAT R&D Center located at the CNSE's Albany NanoTech Complex is AMAT's only R&D facility located outside of its main headquarters in San Jose, CA. CMOST Nano Camp In partnership with the Children's Museum of Science and Technology (CMOST), CNSE presents a nanotechnology summer camp geared toward 11-14 year olds. CNSE-LeBoeuf Lamb Program on Nanotechnology Issues CNSE-LeBoeuf Lamb Program on Nanotechnology Issues is hosted jointly by CNSE and LeBoeuf Lamb, a global law firm with 19 offices worldwide. Center for Advanced Technology in Nanomaterials and Nanoelectronics (CATN2) CATN2, located at CNSE, is a partnership that provides industry with critical R&D, business assistance, workforce training, and economic outreach. Center for Construction Trades Training A joint venture involving the NYS Assembly, M+W Zander, the Arsenal Business and Technology Partnership and CNSE, the center trains trade union members. Center for Nanoscale Lithography (CNL) CNL at College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering is designed to act as a world-class resource for advanced R&D in emerging nanoscale lithography techniques. Center for National Nanotechnology Innovation & Commercialization (NNICC) Headquartered at CNSE, NNICC is designed to advance the development and commercialization of nanotechnology-enabled sensors, electronic devices, structures and systems. Center for Semiconductor Research (CSR) CSR, a $500 million partnership, was established at CNSE as a long-term, multi-phase, joint R&D cooperative program on future computer chip technology nodes. Center for Sustainable Ecosystem Nanotechnologies (CSEN) The Center for Sustainable EcoSystem Nanotechnologies, headquartered at CNSE, focuses on the nanotechnology's role in sustaining the world's critical ecosystems. Center of Excellence in Nanoelectronics and Nanotechnology (CENN) CENN at CNSE is a fully-integrated technology deployment, product prototyping, manufacturing support, and workforce training resource for emerging generations of IC. College of Nanoscale Science & Engineering’s K-12 Teacher Training & Curriculum Development Program CNSE’s K-12 Teacher Training & Curriculum Development Programs are designed for K-12 educators and administrators to increase awareness about nanotechnology. College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering (CNSE) CNSE is the first college in the world dedicated to research, development, education, and deployment in nanoscience, nanoengineering, nanobioscience, and nanoecomonics. College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering Apprenticeship Programs CNSE helps organizations expand and enhance apprenticeships to retrain trade union workers with the skills needed for cleanroom construction and machine tool fit-up. College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering Community Day CNSE Community Day gives residents of the Capital Region, Tech Valley and New York State an up-close look at the exciting world of nanotechnology. College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering Community Lecture Series During NANOvember distinguished CNSE faculty members explore in-depth topics on nanotechnology at the CNSE Community Lecture Series. College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering Program Partnerships with Community Colleges CNSE assists community colleges with the development of an associate’s degree in nanotechnology. College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering Summer Internship Program The highly competitive CNSE Summer Internship program provides hands-on experience to undergraduate students who wish to pursue careers relating to nanotechnology. College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering's K-12 Educational Outreach CNSE is firmly committed to raising awareness of the benefits of nanotechnology through a wide array of innovative programs, events and activities. Engineering Explorations Program CNSE is an active participant in the Albany High School Engineering Explorations program, serving as a host for student laboratory rotations in the form of internships. Equipment Support Technician Program CNSE partners with DCCC to bring students into CNSE’s Albany NanoTech Complex to provide the practical, hands-on portion of DCCC’s Equipment Support Technician Program. Focus Center New York (FC-NY) Headquartered at CNSE, the FC-NY is part of a research consortium that addresses long-term challenges in the development of next generation computer chips. Global Education and Training for Nanotechnology (GetNANO) GetNANO develops the highly skilled workforce needed for the design and operation of state-of-the-art nanoelectronics research, development and manufacturing facilities. Hudson Valley Community College's Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology program (SMT program) The SMT program, developed in partnership with CNSE, prepares students for careers in the semiconductor manufacturing industry. Institute for Nanoelectronics Discovery and Exploration - INDEX INDEX - one of four such nanoelectronics research institutes in the country - is located at the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering's Albany NanoTech Complex. Institute of Nanoscale Technology and Youth (INTY) A partnership between CNSE and the Center for Urban Youth and Technology, the program is aimed at engaging young people in the pioneering field of nanotechnology. International Multiphase Program for Lithography Science and Engineering (IMPLSE) IMPLSE was established at CNSE's Albany NanoTech Complex as a collaborative effort between CNSE, ASML and IBM, with a focus on 193nm immersion and EUV technologies. International SEMATECH CNSE was chosen as the location for the global headquarters and operations of International SEMATECH, a 12-member global consortium of major computer chip manufacturers. International Venture for Nanolithography (INVENT) INVENT is a unique, global industry-university consortium for R&D, education and technology deployment for future generations of nanolithography applications at CNSE. NANOvember CNSE's NANOvember is a month-long series of events and activities that showcase the exciting world of nanotechnology. NanoArt The unique worlds of nanotechnology and art intersect at the CNSE NanoArt Exhibit, in collaboration with the Nano GSO and the UAlbany Fine Arts department. NanoCareer Day CNSE’s NanoCareer Day is a daylong event at CNSE for students from throughout the region meant to address the national need to stimulate an interest in math and science. NanoHigh NanoHigh was designed by CNSE and the City School District of Albany to increase students' knowledge of nanotechnology and the career opportunities it offers. Nanobioscience Constellation The Nanobioscience Constellation at CNSE focuses on nanoscale scientific concepts and principles in the study of biological and biomedical structures and systems. Nanoeconomics Constellation CNSE has tailored the traditional departmental structure into constellation "think-tanks" that encourage cross-disciplinary educational curricula and research programs. Nanoengineering Constellation CNSE has tailored the traditional departmental structure into constellation "think-tanks" that encourage cross-disciplinary educational curricula and research programs. Nanoscience Constellation CNSE has tailored the traditional departmental structure into constellation "think-tanks" that encourage cross-disciplinary educational curricula and research programs. Nanotechnology Explorations for Science, Training and Education Promotion (NEXSTEP) NEXSTEP, spearheaded by CNSE's NanoEconomics Constellation in partnership with Key Bank and the Key Foundation, is designed to attract high-tech growth to NYS. National Institute for Sustainable Energy (NISE) A collaboration between the CNSE and EYP Architecture and Engineering PC of Albany, NISE is a center for zero energy and sustainability. New York Center for Advanced Interconnect Science and Technology (CAIST) NY CAIST, led CNSE, brings together a critical mass of intellectual capital and state-of-the-art infrastructure to address medium range computer chip challenges. New York Center for National Competitiveness in Nanoscale Characterization (NC3) A collaboration between the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and CNSE, NC3 tackles critical challenges facing the nanotechnology industry.
Tokyo Electron Ltd. (TEL) CNSE is host to a $300 million R&D center established by TEL. The TEL Technology Center, America facility is the company's only R&D facility outside of Japan.