Encyclopedia of UNCG History

An online resource for exploring the history of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro

The Department of Nanoengineering is located within the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering (JSNN), a partnership between UNCG and North Carolina A&T University. The nanoengineering program launched in Fall 2011 with seven students enrolled in the initial class for a Master of Science in Nanoengineering degree. A PhD in Nanoengineering was approved by the Board of Governors in Fall 2011. Dr. Ajit Kelkar was the founding chair of the department.



  • Ajit Kelkar (2010-present)