Monday, April 21, 2008

Rice U. and LockMart working together on nanotechnology

HOUSTON, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin and Rice University
today announced the creation of an innovative, strategic partnership to
develop new technologies for a broad range of applications in electronics,
energy and security.

The Lockheed Martin Advanced Nanotechnology Center of Excellence at
Rice University, or LANCER, will pair researchers from Lockheed Martin with
Rice experts in carbon nanotechnology, photonics, plasmonics and more.
LANCER will be based at Rice's Richard E. Smalley Institute for Nanoscale
Science and Technology.