“CNI has proved its value in attracting and retaining world-class faculty, and we'll add to that value.”
            - Tom Theis, CNI Executive Director

The CNI represents an interdisciplinary community within Columbia University dedicated to support and development of research efforts in broadly defined Nanotechnology (Nanoscale Science and Engineering).  


Columbia’s Material's Science Center

Nanotechnology at the Core of Columbia’s New Materials Research Center. 

History of the CNI

The center builds upon a long research history in multidisciplinary research.

CNI Shared Laboratories

The CNI shared laboratories provides access to cutting edge equipment and innovative research.