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HU Professor Invited to Speak to IEEE on Nanobiotechnology

Apr 10, 2012

The IEEE Susquehanna Section has invited Dr. Leena Pattarkine of Harrisburg University of Science and Technology to present on Nanotechnology during the organization’s April 10th meeting at Penn State Harrisburg.

IEEE--Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers-- is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. 

Pattarkine is associate professor of biotechnology at Harrisburg University and has extensive experience in biochemistry, biotechnology, and nanobiotechnology.  Her talk is titled: Nanobiotechnology: Concepts and Interdisciplinary applications for future careers.

The event is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m.  More information is found online at

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