The Nanotech Company Names Renowned Scientist, Dr. Pulickel M. Ajayan, to Scientific Advisory Board

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The Nanotech Company's Darrell Brookstein warmly welcomed noted carbon nanotube researcher, Pulickel M. Ajayan, to the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB).

The Nanotech Company's Darrell Brookstein warmly welcomed noted carbon nanotube researcher, Pulickel M. Ajayan,PhD to the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB).

Dr. Ajayan received his BT in Metallurgical Engineering at Banaras, India and his PhD in Materials Science/Engineering from Northwestern University. He is currently professor at Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI). Past research positions include Max-Planck-Institute, NEC and Laboratoire de Physique des Solids.

He has received the National Science Foundation CAREER Award; Burton Award the Microscopy Society of America; Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellowship; and Presidential Student Award. He serves as editorial board member of Advanced Materials, Zeitschrift fur Metallkunde, TIP Revista Especialzada en Quimico-Biologicas and Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.

He joins SAB Chairman, Erkki Ruoslahti, MD, PhD, Sangeeta Bhatia, MD, PhD, Evelyn Hu, PhD, and Reza Ghadiri, PhD on our renowned panel of advisors.

Mr. Brookstein said, “Ajayan's membership marks the completion of my goal set in 2003, to build the premier SAB in small technology, which includes, microtechnology, microfluidics, MEMs and nanotechnology. We now have the key disciplines covered by premier scientists – chemistry, biology, electrical engineering, medical, physics, materials science and nanoparticles. I'm excited by what this means for our clients and how we will be able to serve investors.“

About The Nanotech Company

The Nanotech Company is the leading firm that assists emerging small tech companies to achieve their corporate development goals and professional investors in investing in small tech by accessing its significant scientific, corporate development, and financial advisory resources. Managing Director, Darrell Brookstein, a 30 year financial executive, and Erkki Ruoslahti, M.D., Ph.D., a Distinguished Professor and bionanoscientist, have assembled an eminent team of award winning nanoscientists, professional services specialists, and corporate/financial development experts to enhance and accelerate the intelligent growth of private and public small tech companies.

The company publishes a free e-digest of international small technology news, The Best of the NanoWeek, for scientists, executives and nanotechnology investors, as well as Nanotech Fortunes: Make Yours in the Boom; Winning Strategies, the first book on successful investing in small technology. For information, please visit


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