The Mirkin Group

Chad Mirkin

Dr. Chad A. Mirkin is the Director of the International Institute for Nanotechnology, the George B. Rathmann Prof. of Chemistry, Prof. of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Prof. of Biomedical Engineering, Prof. of Materials Science & Engineering, and Prof. of Medicine.  He is a chemist and a world renowned nanoscience expert, who is known for his development of nanoparticle-based biodetection schemes, the invention of Dip-Pen Nanolithography, and contributions to supramolecular chemistry. He is the author of over 825 manuscripts and over 1,200 patents worldwide (393 issued), and the founder of multiple companies including Nanosphere, NanoInk, AuraSense, Exicure, TERA-print and Azul 3D, which are commercializing nanotechnology applications in the life science and semiconductor industries.

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