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 Northwest Vista College Library
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
Mon - Thur: 7:30am - 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am - 4:00pm
Sat: 8:30am - 2:30pm

AMT Ambassador Scholarship
The Student Nano Ambassador Scholarship is available for Fall and Spring Semesters.

For eligibility and application, contact Meredith Hayashi at 210-486-4356.

About the Program

Nanotech PhotoThe Advanced Materials Technology program will prepare students for careers in emerging nanotechnology industries as entry-level nanotechnicians in research and development corporations, nanofabrication, nanobiology/agriculture, nanomedicine, nanoelectronics, and nanomaterials.

The program will give graduates the knowledge, skills and abilities to operate a variety of nanofabrication equipment, understand scientific principles and the behavior of matter at the atomic level in chemical, biological and molecular systems, and "wet" and "dry" nanotechnology applications. 

If you are interested in learning more about nanotechnology, a fundamental course of "NANO1301--Introduction to Nanotechnology" is highly recommended.

Program Brochure


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About the Program Coordinator: Dr. Neda Habibi

Dr. Habibi has a PhD in Nano-biotechnology specializing in Bionanomaterials and drug delivery. She received her PhD degree from the University of Genova, Italy in 2012. From 2012 to 2016, she was the Assistant Professor in Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials Institute at Isfahan University of Technology, Iran. 

She is an alumna of the Division of Engineering in Medicine and Renal Division of Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital at Harvard University where she was visiting Assistant Professor at Dr. Shafiee Laboratory. From 2016, she has been a research assistance professor in the BioMedical Engineering Department at the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA).

Her works have been published in prestigious journals such as NanoToday, Journal of Biomedical Materials Research and Collides and Surfaces. She has 5+ years of experience as an assistant professor and in interacting with graduate and undergraduate students, establishing her research area, collaboration with other faculty members as well as industrial partners and fundraising. 


About the Courses:

Enrollment Services
Phone: 210-486-4700 Fax: 210-486-4170

Academic Advising

Phone: 210-486-4100
Cypress Campus Center, CCC-108

Program Coordinator

Neda Habibi
Program Coordinator
Phone: 210-486-4773
Office: MLH-201

Meredith Hayashi
Grant Program Coordinator
Phone: 210-486-4356
Office: MLH-201

Area Contacts

Emily Coppin
Administrative Specialist
Phone: 210-486-4352
Office: MLH-201

Adriana Garza
Administrative Associate
Phone: 210-486-4354
Office: MLH-201

John Grillo
Academic Chair, Workforce Programs
Phone: 210-486-4054
Office: MLH-201A