menu button Spyglass Icon
CUNY asrc website

News and Events

Archive for June, 2015

2015 CUNY ASRC Joint Seed Program winners announced

June 12, 2015 | News

More than a dozen faculty from throughout the City University of New York (CUNY) system have been selected as 2015 CUNY Advanced Science Research Center (ASRC) Seed Grant winners. The program is a new funding opportunity for CUNY faculty to create research relationships at the ASRC, with an emphasis on interdisciplinary research approaches within the […]

CUNY ASRC names Tong Wang as Imaging Facility Manager

June 8, 2015 | Nanoscience Initiative, News

The CUNY Advanced Science Research Center recently named Tong Wang, PhD, as the manager of its Imaging Facility. Wang, who joined the ASRC from Brookhaven National Laboratory on Long Island, specializes in multi-dimensional nanomaterial fabrication and characterization. He also has research interests in bio-inspired artificial molecular assemblies at nanometer scale, DNA nanostructure-based stimuli-responsive targeted drug […]

CUNY ASRC welcomes World Science Festival Apprentices to its Nanoscience facilities

June 4, 2015 | Nanoscience Initiative, News

  The City University of New York’s Advanced Science Research Center (ASRC) played host to a group of elementary school students in its Nanoscience Initiative facilities on Saturday, May 30. In conjunction with the World Science Festival, faculty and graduate students including Rein Ulijn, Director of the ASRC Nanoscience Initiative at the ASRC gave the […]

2014 Nobel Laureate John O’Keefe visits CUNY Advanced Science Research Center

June 3, 2015 | News

Nobel Prize Laureate John O’Keefe, graduate of The City College of New York, visited the CUNY Advanced Science Research Center in advance of the 2015 commencement ceremonies for CCNY. CUNY Vice Chancellor for Research and ASRC Executive Director Gillian Small hosted a breakfast at the ASRC on Friday, May 29, that included the acclaimed neuroscientist. […]