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SSMC Receives NSF SBIR Phase II Funding!

March 2023

We are THRILLED to announce SSMC has been funded by the National Science Foundation for the next two years of R+D!

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September 2nd, 2022

Website Launch

If you are reading this... we've finally launched the new site! 

We've been working on this website for a while,

and we are glad you're here to see it. 


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Stark Street Materials: Breakthroughs with Bismuth 

Anna Brown, Ph.D. discusses her startup company, Stark Street Materials, where she and her collaborators are developing modern radiation shielding materials using bismuth. 

X-Ray Specs 

Young entrepreneur joins green accelerator to produce new material for shielding surgeons from harmful X-rays 

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The Bright Side of A Heavy Metal 

PSU innovators Andrea Goforth and Anna Brown see bismuth nanoparticle materials as the imaging agents of the future 

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