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ICTAS Strategic Plan 2012-2018
(Virginia Tech, 2012)
Direction and plan for the institute from 2012 - 2018.
ICTAS Connection, May 2011
(Virginia Tech, 2011-05)
This newsletter details new developments in staff and programs for ICTAS. In this issue: Nanoscale science and engineering. Also, doctoral scholar poster session and ICTAS II grand opening.
ICTAS Connection, October 2010
(Virginia Tech, 2010-10)
This newsletter details new developments in staff and programs for ICTAS. In this issue: National Security focus. Also, 2010 Doctoral Scholars and several additions to the ICTAS team.
ICTAS Connection, May 2010
(Virginia Tech, 2010-05)
This newsletter details new developments in staff and programs for ICTAS. In this issue: Focus on Sustainable Energy. Departure of Chris Cornelius, 2010 Doctoral Scholars.
Aerosol microdroplets exhibit a stable pH gradient
Suspended aqueous aerosol droplets (< 50 mu m) are microreactors for many important atmospheric reactions. In droplets and other aquatic environments, pH is arguably the key parameter dictating chemical and biological ...
Nanoparticulate Nickel-Hosting Phases in Sulfidic Environments: Effects of Ferrous Iron and Bacterial Presence on Mineral Formation Mechanism and Solid-Phase Nickel Distribution
The precipitation of nickel with sulfide is an important process governing the bioavailability of Ni in natural waters, and this process has the potential to effectively remove aqueous Ni contaminants in near-surface ...
ICTAS Connection, January 2013
(Virginia Tech, 2013-01)
This newsletter details new developments in staff and programs for ICTAS. In this issue: A focus on sustainability across multiple disciplines.
Sequence verification of synthetic DNA by assembly of sequencing reads
Gene synthesis attempts to assemble user-defined DNA sequences with base-level precision. Verifying the sequences of construction intermediates and the final product of a gene synthesis project is a critical part of the ...
Abiotic synthesis of graphite in hydrothermal vents
Deciphering the origin, age, and composition of deep marine organic carbon remains a challenge in understanding the dynamics of the marine carbon cycle. In particular, the composition of aged organic carbon and what allows ...
Nanotechnology in the real world: Redeveloping the nanomaterial consumer products inventory
To document the marketing and distribution of nano-enabled products into the commercial marketplace, the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies created the Nanotechnology ...