UW Research

Center for the Science of Synthesis Across Scales



Harness the complex functionality of hierarchical materials by mastering the design of high-information-content building blocks that predictively self-assemble into responsive, reconfigurable, self-healing materials, and direct the formation and organization of inorganic components.

Core Services Offered

Shared user facilities available for CSSAS personnel and PIs in NanoES.

Funding Information

U.S. Department of Energy, 2018-2022

Reporting Structure

Andrew Schwartz, Senior Technical Advisor, DOE Office of Basic Energy Sciences
Craig Henderson, Program Manager, DOE Office of Basic Energy Sciences

Related UW Entities

Department of Chemical Engineering (College of Engineering)
Department of Materials Science & Engineering (College of Engineering)
Department of Chemistry (College of Arts & Sciences)
Department of Biochemistry (School of Medicine) 

External Partners

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
University of Chicago
University of California San Diego