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Upcoming Talks

Archive of Previous Talks Sunday 22 – Thursday 26 April 2018 IEEE NEMS, Singapore, Sunday 22 – Thursday 26 April 2018 Global Opportunities in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Paul S. Weiss, California NanoSystems Institute and Departments of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Materials Science & Engineering, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095 Two seemingly conflicting trends in nanoscience […]

Paul S. Weiss

UC Presidential Chair Distinguished Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry Distinguished Professor of Materials Science & Engineering California NanoSystems Institute 570 Westwood Plaza Building 114 University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA 90095 USA psw >at< cnsi.ucla.edu +1 (310) 825-0317 +1 (310) 267-4918 fax Google Scholar About Born: 10 October 1959. Married. Three sons. S.B. […]


Collaborators at UCLA Anastassia Alexandrova, UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry Anne M. Andrews, UCLA Departments of Psychiatry and Chemistry & Biochemistry Andrea Bertozzi, UCLA Department of Mathematics Louis Bouchard, UCLA Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry Gay Crooks, UCLA Departments of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine and Pediatrics Satiro De Oliveira, UCLA Department of Pediatrics Dino […]


Sponsors Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation Hyundai Hope on Wheels National Science Foundation Kavli Foundation National Institutes of Health UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine UCLA Eli & Edith Broad Stem Cell Research Institute Former Sponsors Air Force Office of Scientific Research Army Research Office Air Products Alfred P. Sloan Foundation American Chemical Society, Analytical Chemistry […]


System for Detecting Threshold Phenomena Associated with and/or Atomic or Molecular Spectra of a Substance, P. S. Weiss and S. J. Stranick, U. S. Patent Number 5,268,573 (1993). (Tunable Microwave Frequency AC Scanning Tunneling Microscope). System for Imaging and Detecting Threshold Phenomena Associated with and/or Atomic or Molecular Spectra of a Substance by Reflection of an AC Electrical Signal, P. […]


John M. Abendroth ACS Travel Award, 2016 Seaborg Award Symposium, Best Poster, 2016 Dissertation Year Fellowship, 2017-2018 Weizmann Institute, Visiting Fellowship, 2017 Michael J. Abrams CRC Freshman Chemistry Award, 1992 Eberly College of Science Alumni Association Freshman Award, 1992 Beth Anderson Materials Research Institute Fellow, 2001-2003 Apple Fellowship, 2004 National Research Council Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2006 […]

In the News

Public Botswana Daily News Article on African Materials Research Society Meeting and Vice President Mokgweetsi Masisi (December 2017) Chemical Lift-Off Lithography Chemical & Engineering News story Chemical Peels For Molecular Films (23 September 2012) Science Perspective by John Rogers Nanometer-Scale Printing (21 September 2012) Chemistry World story Lift off for nanoscale printing (20 September 2012) UCLA story Researchers develop new ‘stamping’ process to pattern biomolecules at […]