Dr. James Gimzewski, Ph.D., Ph.D. hc, D.Sc. hc, FRS, CPhys, FIoN, FInstP, FWIF, FREng is also Core Director of the Nano and Pico Characterization Laboratory at the California Nanosystems Institute (CNSI-¬UCLA) and Scientific Director of the Art|Sci Center, UCLA. He is a PI and Satellite Director of the MANA project at the National Institute for Materials in Tsukuba, Japan. Throughout his 33-year career in Nanotechnology he has been actively involved in promoting science and technology to the public. He was formerly a group leader at IBM Zurich Research Laboratories. He has worked with Industrial and Government organizations in Switzerland, the UK, US, European Union and Japan on issues relating to Nanotechnology. He was a main speaker at TEDxLAMiracleMile's Music + Physics = Good Vibrations event in 2010.
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