Nanotechnology in Society: An Overview

2015   |    Christine Shearer, Jennifer Rogers-Brown, Stacey Frederick

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 February, S-15-002  View PDF

Twelve Years of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Publications in Mexico

2014   |    Edgar Lau Záyago, Stacey Frederick, Guillermo Foladori

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, Article 2193  View Article Link

California in the Nano Economy

2012   |    Stacey Frederick

National Nanomanufacturing Network (NNN) Newsletter, 5(8), August 29   View Article Online  View PDF

Traveling Technologies: Societal Implications of Nanotechnology Through the Global Value Chain

2011   |    Julie Dillemuth, Stacey Frederick, Rachel Parker, Gary Gereffi, Richard Appelbaum

Journal of Nano Education Volume 3, Numbers 1-2, pp. 36-44  View Article

China's (Not So Hidden) Developmental State: Becoming a Leading Nanotechnology Innovator in the Twenty-First Century

2011   |    Richard Appelbaum, Rachel Parker, Cong Cao, Gary Gereffi

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.  View PDF