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Small Times Releases University Nanotech Survey And Venture Capital By State

The May/June issue of Small Times has the second annual survey of universities and rank them in nine categories. The University of Minnesota ranks #2 in Industrial Outreach and #9 in Research.

"The university’s key strengths are nanostructures developed through its chemical engineering and materials science department, and particle instrumentation. The university’s near-term strategy is to build on these two strengths to develop an institute focused on new applications of nanostructures and nanoparticles."

The July/August issue has ranking by state the amount of venture capital invested in nanotech and MEMS in 2005.

   

In order:

California

Massachusetts

Texas

Missouri

Michigan

North Carolina

Wisconsin

Arizona

Rhode Island

Maryland

   

They used a complicated ranking score in six categories that included number of deals, historical dollars, 2005 dollars, comparison to total VC dollars, and a couple of others.

   

Minnesota, Minnesota, where are you?

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