ConGregate 5

Daniel Herr

Dr. Daniel Herr

[Appearing Saturday ONLY]

Dr. Herr serves as professor and Nanoscience department chair at The Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering (JSNN) of North Carolina A&T State University and The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He leads a highly collaborative and transdisciplinary team that explores and addresses emerging and convergent nanoscale research opportunities, with a focus on functional nanomaterials, nanobioelectronics, computational nanotechnology, nanobiology/medicine, nanometrology, functional self-assembled nanomaterials and biomimetic systems. Dr. Herr also is passionate about communicating the joy of science and STEAM opportunities to the community and to the next generations of scientists, engineers, and other creative people. His current research interests include useful sustainable and nanoenhanced agriculture, self-assembled and biomimetic nanosystems, nanobioelectronics, composite nanomaterials, and nanoenergy.