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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In this report, the analysts have covered analysis of current nanotechnology market (by application, by component and by region) with future projections till 2020.
Nanotech Manufacturing Process Technician: These are skilled production technicians who use top-down and bottom-up nano tools to develop and implement the manufacturing process for nanotechnology products.
Nanotechnology in sensors, processing and process control -- Using nonobtrusive, nanoscale sensors for monitoring and control during wood and wood-based materials processing, to provide data on product performance and environmental conditions during end use service, and to impart multifunctional capabilities to products.
Nanotechnology is being hailed in some quarters as the force behind a new Industrial Revolution because it is expected to affect virtually all industries.
The first swells presaging the approaching nanotechnology tidal wave have already reached the shore.
Terrified of being dismissed as a Luddite, I am certainly not suggesting that all or even most nanotechnology public offerings will end in disaster (though, as The Wall Street Journal recently pointed out, the record for biotechnology startups dating back to the 1980s is not particularly good).
Wary that nanotechnology could suffer the same political setbacks that have slowed adoption of genetically modified crops, researchers and policy makers are trying to get ahead of the game.
The advocates of a nanotech moratorium are apt to find a sympathetic audience among the "nanoethicists" who are emerging as a result of the National Nanotechnology Initiative.
International industry giant L'Oreal has surfaced as an early adopter of nanotechnology in cosmetics.
Ortyl, Chairman and CEO of Standard MEMS, said, "We are pleased to be in NIST's nanotechnology ATP.
Nanotechnology is like biotechnology and genetic engineering on steroids.
u The market for textiles using Nanotechnology will cross US$ 13.