One highlight of Graduate Student Research Day today will be the keynote talk by Dr. David Carroll, director of the Center for Nanotechnology and Molecular Materials at Wake Forest University. Dr. Carroll will speak at lunch, which begins at noon in the Fort IRC, Room 410.
Carroll is a professor of physics, adjunct professor of biomedical engineering,and adjunct professor of cancer biology. He also serves as editor of the journal Engineering. Professor Carroll’s research is focused on the synthesis, assembly, characterization, and applications of nanostructures. He has published over 200 scholarly articles on nanotechnology and the nanosciences. He has published a text book, edited two books, and holds 12 patents. Carroll has been actively involved in four spin-off companies utilizing technologies from his labs.