Omni Nano Discover
The Discover program is a free workshop offered to high schools or after-school programs, perfect for exposing audiences to the promise and potential of nanotechnology.
The on-site workshop provides students a hands-on introduction to basic concepts in nanotechnology, includes stimulating demonstrations and videos, and offers students unique insights into recent innovations and applications for nanotechnology!
Discover workshops are offered free to schools. It's the first step to introducing young minds to the science of nanotech!
Omni Nano Bridges
The Bridges program is a full-featured introductory course plan featuring the Omni Nano Curriculum. This program is perfect for schools that are exploring the potential for an applied course in nanotechnology.
Omni Nano Bridges is perfect as an introductory program or for after-school programs, to explore the potential for offering a complete course in your school or district.
Omni Nano provides instructors and involves an educational partnership with institutions. The Bridges program provides students in-depth exposure to the science of nanotechnology, and includes opportunities for both in-class instruction as well as hands-on experimental challenges to develop scientific aptitude.
Omni Nano Curriculum
Comprehensive educational resources
The flagship Omni Nano program is the comprehensive curriculum tailored for the needs of today's science educators.
The Omni Nano curriculum provides an award-winning course plan, including a syllabus, lecture outlines, lecture notes, slideshows, videos, quizzes and interactive demonstrations.
The Omni Nano Curriculum supports educators and provides a flexible framework for customizing a course suitable for any educational environment. The Omni Nano Curriculum can be customized for semester-length, quarter-length or even after school programs.
Nanometer-scale science is unlocking amazing new applications in materials science, biotechnology, semiconductors and more.
It is well-known that there are major investments being made to improve STEM education around the world. In the United States, this is in part driven by a desire to preserve America's global competitiveness. In fact, it is estimated that nanotechnology will create over 5M jobs in the next decade!Read more
Nanotechnology is fundamentally changing industries, from semiconductors to medicine. So how will Omni Nano help?
Omni Nano has developed a free open-source curriculum for Educators to employ in traditional classroom settings. By equipping educators with the tools to introduce students to nanotechnology, we believe we can help cultivate the next generation of innovation.Read more
Dr. Marco Curreli
Dr. Curelli is the Executive Director and Founder of Omni Nano. Dr. Curelli founded Omni Nano in 2012 after completing his doctoral research at the University of Southern California, where he specialized in surface modifications of nanomaterials. After completing his studies, Marco dedicated himself to developing a nanotechnology curriculum to inspire the next generation of scientists.