Operating Committee

The Operating Committee manages the day-to-day operations of the NTI, encompassing the following areas.

  • Knowledge of nanotechnology
  • Expertise in new nanotechnology and company development
  • Workforce development
  • Individual accomplishment and credibility in research and development for nanotechnology and nano-biotechnology

Operating Oversight Committee Members

Anthony P. Green, Ph.D.
Ben Franklin Director, NTI
Vice President of Technology Commercialization: Life Sciences, BFTP/SEP
(215) 972-6700 x3713

Karen I. Winey, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator, NTI
Professor, Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
(215) 898-0593
Michele S. Marcolongo, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator, NTI
Senior Associate Vice Provost for Translational Research
Professor of Materials Science & Engineering, Drexel University

(215) 895-2329

Erli Chen, Ph.D.
Director, Nanotechnology Commercialization Group, NTI
Director of Nanotechnology Licensing, Center for Technology Transfer, University of Pennsylvania
(215) 898-9272

PA Department of Community and Economic Development

“Technology Investment Office looks to NTI as a valued partner in harnessing the technology based economic development opportunities within PA’s nanotechnology community.”

—C. Alan Walker
Secretary, PA Department of Community
and Economic Development