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Recognition of Excellence in Innovation Certificate was presented in person by the Under
Secretary of Commerce for Technology Robert Cresanti on August 7, 2007 to Prof. Xiaogong
Peng, and his company, Nanomaterials and Nanofabrication Laboratories (NN-Labs), They were
recognized for pioneering the manufacturing and application of high-quality, nanocrystals in
solution that can used in solid-state lighting, light-emitting diodes, solar cells, and biomedical
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