Cornell Dots

Prime Time: First therapeutic clinical trial of C'dots underway

Cornell Dots

the first polymer-inorganic hybrid nanoparticles approved for human clinical trials

First Self-Assembled



A Needle Woman

block copolymer-coated 40-foot sculpture with Kimsooja

Self-Assembled Ultrafiltration Membranes

revolutionary performance from block copolymers

First Quasicrystalline Nanoparticles

First Reported 3D Battery

revolutionary architecture with nanoscale

interpenetrating components



revealed by single-particle 3D reconstruction of cryo-electron microscopy images using a machine learning algorithm

Cornell Dots Scale Up

Wiesner group alumni lead start up C dot

manufacture for planned clinical trial

Our Group in the News:

The Wiesner Group is a part of exciting efforts at the new Cornell Borehole Observatory to interrogate boreholes using swelling collliods

Wiesner Group alumnus Kwan Wee Tan, assistant professor at Nanyang Technological University recognized as a Rising Star by ACS Polymers Au!

Prime Time: First therapeutic clinical trial of C'dots underway

Paxton is awarded the Austin Hooey award by the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering department. Congrats Paxton!

Giselle is selected as one of two Ezra Bridge fellows in 2021. Congrats Giselle we are happy to welcome you to the group!

Superconducting quantum material has an organic twist

Cornell startup raises $44M to advance 'C Dots' biotech

Article on direct 3D printing of porous solids from silica cages featured in a Nature Communications Editors' Highlights webpage

Amorphous Quantum Nanomaterials

Silica cages featured in Nature video

Collaboration yields discovery of 12-sided silica cages

Self-assembling 3D battery would charge in seconds

Wiesner team images tiny quasicrystals as they form


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