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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ASP also publishes Journal of Nanosciences & Nanotechnology, Sensor Letters and Genome Letters, as well as related books and guides.
Nanoscience and nanotechnology are hotbeds of R&D wherein emergent properties of matter, which are present only at extremely small feature scales, are discovered and exploited.
By using a common international language about nanoscience and nanotechnology evaluation indices, the number of nano products, nanotechnology based companies, and nano economy can be studied and assessed at international and national levels.
Also, Head of Iran's Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Institute Dr.
Stressing that Iran is among the world's most important countries in the field of nanotechnology, Rezayat said, "Iran ranked 12 in the world in the production of Nanoscience by the end of 2011.
The 4th International Congress of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICNN 2012) will be held from September 8 to 10, 2012, in Kashan University by Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Research Institute of Kashan University in association with Iran Society of Nanotechnology.
The final winners of the 3rd Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Olympiads for Students will be introduced in summer 2012.
Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Olympiads for Students is the biggest nanotechnology event for school students in Iran.
Among the objectives of the conference, mention can be made of creation of an appropriate environment for idea exchange among scientists, researchers as well as scientific and industrial genius in the field of nanoscience and nanotechnology, education and information giving to managers and programmers in the field of nanoscience and nanotechnology, interaction and consultation about musts and challenges related to nanotechnology, and exchanging scientific discoveries and achievements in the field of nanoscience.
Among the educational programs during the exhibitions, mention can be made of the organization of a seminar to introduce nanoscience and technology principles, the exhibition of nanotechnology-based products in industries such as textile, agriculture, home appliances, and hygiene, Nano Cinema, and the organization of students' ideas competition.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Research Institute of Sharif University of Technology announced that for the promotion and public education of nanotechnology, publication of a promotional article, extracted from the PhD theses, in Persian is mandatory for the approval of student proposals.
Nasdaq: VECO), a leading provider of instrumentation to the nanoscience community, announced that on-line registration and call for papers are now open for the "Seeing at the Nanoscale VI" conference to be held in Berlin, Germany at the Maritim proArte Hotel on July 9-11, 2008.