IEEE Nanotechnology Council
Advancing Nanotech for Humanity
March 26th, 2018

The IEEE Nanotechnology Council announces its 2018 Award Winners. Awards will be presented at its 13th Nanotechnology Materials & Devices Conference (NMDC 2018) which will be held in Portland, Oregon, USA on 14-17 October, 2018.

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March 2nd, 2018

Dear IEEE Nanotechnology Group,
Holi, the festival of colours, is here! Time to smear your dears and friends with gulaal, savour the festive sweet Gujiya and have thandai with friends and family, bidding goodbye to the winters.
While you celebrate the festival of Holi with your dear ones, do remember the ones who you are unable to meet on that day and send them Holi greetings and wishes.

February 28th, 2018

2018 Nanotechnology Council Fellows Committee


Professor Bing J. Sheu, Chang Gung University, Taiwan


Professor Seiji Samukawa, Tohoku University, Japan

Professor Chennupati Jagadish, AC, FAA, FTSE, FTWAS, FNAI, FNA, FASc, FAPAS, Australian National University, Australia

Professor Ozgur B Akan, University of Cambridge, UK


February 28th, 2018

The 3rd IEEE International Conference on Rebooting Computing (ICRC 2018) will be held held November 7-9 in Washington DC. ICRC is a premier venue for novel computing approaches, encompassing all aspects of the computing stack. The broad scope of ICRC extends to many areas of interest to Nanotechnology Council (NTC) members, including novel device physics and materials for post-CMOS computing paradigms. NTC members are encouraged to consider submitting their work on exploratory nanodevices, nanocircuits, and nanocomputing architectures to this vibrant interdisciplinary conference.

ICRC grew out of the IEEE Rebooting Computing Initiative (RCI), which was founded in 2012 to catalyze rethinking of the computer at all levels of the technology stack. The Rebooting Computing Committee represents NTC and thirteen other IEEE Societies and Councils, and membership in the Rebooting Computing Technical Community is approaching three thousand. For more information on the RCI―and on many technology developments and activities relevant to the future of computing―please visit the Rebooting Computing Portal (

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February 28th, 2018

14th ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Nanoscale Architectures
July 18-19 2018, Athens, GREECE

NANOARCH is the annual cross-disciplinary forum for the discussion of novel post-CMOS and advanced nanoscale CMOS directions. The 14th NANOARCH symposium aims to incorporate several exciting sessions on emerging computing paradigms (e.g., approximate, quantum, neuromorphic, molecular, spintronic), novel nano-based computing architectures, 2D materials (e.g., graphene) nanoelectronics and computing, beyond charge-based computing, emerging memory devices and in memory computing, nanoelectronics for biomedical systems, and to provide extended opportunities for interaction among the participants.

In addition to 6-page length Regular Papers, we also invite 2-page Concept Papers presenting less developed but radical and highly innovative work in the area of nanofabrication, nanocomputing, and emerging nanosystem application.

NANOARCH 2018 topics of interest (both theoretical and experimental) include (but are not limited to):

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February 27th, 2018

Dear Nanotechnology Council (NTC) Members and Friends:

I am Yonhua (Tommy) Tzeng who just took the challenging responsibilities of being President of IEEE Nanotechnology
Council for 2018-2019. NTC has an excellent foundation built and continuously improved by volunteers and leadership teams in past many years. On behalf of NTC, I like to thank Prof. Wen Li, the immediate past president of NTC and all the volunteers for their contributions! Looking ahead of NTC, we wish to build and expand NTC community into true valuable assets of NTC’s 22 member societies and a fast growing Global Nano Hub known by the world as a multidisciplinary technical leader in nanotechnology. Proactive and creative initiatives and humble but confident leaning from proven successful examples will lead our dream to come true.

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February 27th, 2018

The IEEE Nanotechnology Council (NTC) Chapter of the Year Award is intended to encourage a successful and effective overall performance of the Chapter in terms of its activities. Exemplary Chapters must have a high number of activities and creativity. The Chapter must consistently be active in organizing activities throughout the year.

All nomination materials must reach the NTC Awards Committee by March 31st , 2018. Nominations may be made by any full IEEE member, or by a representative of the nominee chapter.

For details on nomination process and criteria, see the Chapter Award information page.


February 27th, 2018

For the year of 2018, IEEE-NTC sponsors two Summer schools:

  1. organized by IEEE NC-SC Joint Student Chapter, Centre for Nano Science and Engineering (CeNSE), Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore, India (dates to be confirmed).
  2. organized by State Key Laboratory of Electrical Insulaiton and Power Equipment, Xi’an Jiaotong University, China (dates to be confirmed).

Stay tuned for the detailed updated on the summer schools in the IEEE-NTC website:

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February 21st, 2018

As the paper submission deadline for 2018 International Conference on Manipulation, Automation and Robotics at Small Scales, MARSS2018,, coincides with the Chinese New Year holiday, the MARSS2018 Organization Committee has  decided to keep MARSS2018 submission site open until March 10th.

This date is the final deadline for all submissions (regular papers, Special session proposals, and papers invited to Special sessions). Further extension is definitely not possible due to the very tight schedule.

Please note that Call for Late News papers (short papers ONLY, up to 3 pages, no inclusion into IEEEXplore) will be open later, from 02-15 May, 2018.


February 19th, 2018

Download PDF of the Call For Papers

IEEE Nanotechnology Council’s NMDC 2018 conference will bring together key researchers from every sector in the nanotechnology research field, with a special focus on Materials and Devices. NMDC 2018 will be held October 14-17 in Portland, Oregon USA at the Embassy Suites Portland Downtown hotel.

Conference papers will be published in IEEE Xplore. Best paper awards will be given in several categories at the conference banquet. Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit their extended article version to: IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, and IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine.

NMDC 2018 is soliciting papers and sessions on Materials and Devices for heterogeneous Nanoscience and Nanotechnology systems.

The topics and tracks include but are not limited to:

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