The University of Maryland MRSEC grants ended in September 2013 after 17 years of successful operation. This site remains as a history of the center, but will not be actively maintained.
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Materials Research Science and Engineering Center
The University of Marylandís Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC) is partnering with the Nanoscale Informal Science Education (NISE) Network to bring NanoDays education outreach activities to partner schools, teacher workshops, campus events, and community programs. NanoDays is a week-long event to raise public awareness of nanoscale science and engineering across the U.S. In addition to providing activities for NanoDays, the MRSEC implements nano interactive demonstrations, exciting discussions, and hands-on activities all year including a Nanoscience Summer Camp.