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Palo Alto, USA
2625 Hanover Street
Palo Alto, CA, 94304


President & CEO & Board Director
VP, Research & Development
VP, Intellectual Property
Board Director
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Nanosys is a nanotechnology company that designs products based on “architected materials,” or materials purpose-engineered for a given manufacturing process. This technology is currently being applied to multiple industries, including LED backlighting, LED general lighting, power (batteries and fuel cells), medical applications, and specialized nano-surface coatings.

Recent Milestones

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    nanosys received $10M in Private Equity funding. (11/27/12)
    Posted 7/8/13 at 3:47am via
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    nanosys received $15M in Series F funding. (11/26/12)
    Posted 11/27/12 at 3:43am via
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    nanosys received $773k in Debt funding. (7/26/12)
    Posted 8/1/13 at 1:21am via
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    nanosys received $11M in Grant funding. (8/12/11)
    Posted 8/12/11 at 7:52pm via
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    nanosys received $13.4M in Series E funding. (10/28/10)
    Posted 12/23/13 at 2:41am via
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    nanosys received $25M in Series E funding. (8/10/10)
    Posted 8/10/10 at 10:01am via
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    nanosys added Jason Hartlove as President & CEO & Board Director. (7/1/08)
    Posted 8/10/10 at 8:32am
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    nanosys received $41.5M in Series D funding. (11/9/05)
    Posted 10/1/10 at 12:52am
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    nanosys added Peidong Yang as Co-Founder.
    Posted 8/24/13 at 10:47pm
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    nanosys added Larry Bock as Founder & Executive Director.
    Posted 8/30/10 at 1:25pm
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    nanosys added Jim Heath as Founder.
    Posted 12/1/13 at 9:32am




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  2. Nanosys Raises $25 Million, Lights Up Deal With Samsung ( [edit]
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  4. Department Of Energy Awards Nanosys $11M For Battery Materials ( [edit]
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  6. Nanosys raises $15M to use ‘quantum dots’ to make displays 50 percent brighter ( [edit]
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