Rangarajan to Present Business of Nanotechnology Seminar Feb. 3

Friday, January 28, 2011

University of Iowa News Release

The business of nanotechnology is the subject of a seminar to be delivered by Bharath Rangarajan, president of Advanced Nanotechnology Solutions, Inc., San Francisco, from 4:30 to 5:20 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 3, in Room W290, Chemistry Building, on the UI Campus.

A part of the Randall and Barbara Meyer "Grabbing the Globe" Seminar Series, the talk is free and open to the public.

With more than 15 years of experience in semiconductors at Advanced Micro Devices, Rangarajan is one of the leading strategists in the technology sector. His experience includes the fields of technology, manufacturing, marketing, strategy and business development. In addition, he has been responsible for creating and executing some game-changing moves, including large acquisitions and divestitures. Rangarajan earned a doctorate in chemical engineering from Michigan State University, and an MBA from the University of California at Berkeley.

The "Grabbing the Globe" Seminar Series is designed to prepare Engineering students for global success. It recognizes UI Distinguished Engineering Alumni Academy member and retired Exxon USA president and CEO Randall Meyer and his wife, Barbara.