Welcome to UC-CEIN

The University of California's Center for Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology (UC CEIN) is working to ensure the responsible use and safe implementation of nanotechnology in the environment through a multi-disciplinary approach to research, knowledge acquisition, education and outreach.  By bringing together researchers of many disciplines across the nation and the world, UC CEIN is leveraging multiple efforts to ensure that national and international communities can continue to make use of nanotechnology to benefit the global economy and society without harmful impacts to the environment. More...


    UC CEIN in the News

    CEIN Faculty Jorge Gardea-Torresdey featured as a guest columist in news item, discusses Nanotechnology Enabled Water Treatment (NEWT) Center and the role engineered nanomaterials can play in water filtration and providing clean drinking water.

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    Researcher Spotlight

    Click to see University of California, Los Angeles’ postdoctoral researcher Bingbing Sun. Bingbing studies nano immune detection and the effect of nanomaterials on immune response detection.