Nanotechnology in Society: An Overview
This Short Subject provides an introduction to nanotechnology, its potential risks and applications, and current regulation in the United States and California. "Nano" refers to particles and effects scaled at billionths of a meter. Emerging applications hold great promise in many areas, including new ways to treat cancer.California Research Bureau, Short Subject View PDF
Twelve Years of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Publications in Mexico
This article reviews information from the Web of Science relevant to articles on nanoscience and nanotechnology in Mexico over 12 years (2000 - 2012), and explains the changes in S&T policy.Journal of Nanoparticle Research Volume 16, Issue 1, p. 2193 Article Link
California in the Nano Economy
Traveling Technologies: Societal Implications of Nanotechnology Through the Global Value Chain
China's (Not So Hidden) Developmental State: Becoming a Leading Nanotechnology Innovator in the Twenty-First Century
This paper looks at how the debate over innovation is reflected in China's approach to national development, especially with respect to the use of nanotechnology.State of Innovation: The U.S. Government's Role in Technology Development. Pp. 217-235 in Fred Block and Matthew R. Keller (eds.), Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers.