Nanotechnology

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Nanotechnology

The technology that controls products at the atomic or molecular state. Nanotechnology has uses in information technology, heavy industry and energy.
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Nanoscience is one of the fields in which the Iranian government has invested funds in an effort to carve out a place for Iranian scientific accomplishment.
The UNESCO Medal "for contribution to the development of nanoscience and nanotechnologies" was established in 2010 at the initiative of the thematic group on "Nanoscience and Nanotechnologies" of the International Commission on the Development of the Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS).
These answers, in turn, will help shape sound environmental policies that will permit the continued growth of nanoscience and nanotechnology.
International Conference on Frontier of Nanoscience and Technology (2012: HongKong) Ed.
The UGC okayed the Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology last year and it has become functional for the 2012- 13 academic year," says its director, Dr Mushahid Husain.
The institute, says Porter, will help Utah enhance its position in nanotechnology research and development and also facilitate commercialization of new nanoscience discoveries.
The Inspire partnership, launched by Science Minister Jimmy Devins, will be headed up by Trinity College, which opened the country's first nanoscience institute earlier this year.
TheMasters in Nanoscience to Nanotechnology (MSc/MRes) covers subject areas from the latest semiconductor fabrication technology, to biological and medical applications, emphasising characterisation and control of materials at the nanoscale.
Nanoscience technicians work in research, production, marketing and business environments.
American Scientific Publishers (ASP; Stevenson Ranch, CA) has launched "Journal of Scanning Probe Microscopy," a new quarterly journal that covers all forms of scanning probe microscopy (SPM), one of the driving forces behind the rapid development of nanoscience and nanotechnology.
Given the exploding information on nanoscience, how are managers seeking and finding this knowledge?