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Author Moser, Julian S
Title Nanotechnology : Looking Ahead
Imprint Hauppauge : Nova Science Publishers, Incorporated, 2011
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Series Nanotechnology Science and Technology
Nanotechnology Science and Technology
Note Intro -- NANOTECHNOLOGY LOOKING AHEAD -- NANOTECHNOLOGY LOOKING AHEAD -- CONTENTS -- PREFACE -- Chapter 1 NANOTECHNOLOGY: A POLICY PRIMER -- Summary -- Overview -- The National Nanotechnology Initiative -- Structure -- Funding -- Selected Issues -- U.S. Competitiveness -- Global Funding -- Scientific Papers -- Patents -- Environmental, Health, and Safety Implications -- Nanomanufacturing -- Public Attitudes and Understanding -- End Notes -- Chapter 2 THE NATIONAL NANOTECHNOLOGY INITITATIVE: OVERVIEW, REAUTHORIZATION, AND APPROPRIATIONS ISSUES -- Summary -- Introduction -- Nanotechnology: A Description -- Overview -- National Nanotechnology Initiative -- Vision and Goals -- History -- Legislative Approach -- 21st Century Nanotechnology Research and Development Act of 2003 -- Reauthorization Efforts -- Structure -- Nanoscale Science, Engineering, and Technology Subcommittee -- National Environmental and Health Implications (NEHI) -- Nanomanufacturing, Industry Liaison, and Innovation(NILI) -- Global Issues in Nanotechno logy (GIN) -- Nanotechnology Public Engagement and Communications (NPEC) -- National Nanotechnology Coordination Office -- Funding -- Agency Funding -- Program Component Area Funding -- Fundamental Phenomena and Processes -- Nanomaterials -- Nanoscale Devices and Systems -- Instrumentation Research, Metrology, and Standards -- Nanomanufacturing -- Major Research Facilities and Instrumentation Acquisition -- Societal Dimensions -- Environment, Health, and Safety -- Education and Societal Dimensions -- Centers, Networks, and User Facilities -- Selected NNI Reports and Assessments -- Selected NNI Reports -- The National Nanotechnology Initiative: Research and Development Leading to a Revolution in Technology and Industry, Supplement to the President's FY2011 Budget70 -- The National Nanotechnology Strategic Plan (2007)71
Strategy for Nanotechnology-related Environmental, Health, and Safety Research72 -- Prioritization of Environmental, Health, and Safety Research Needs for Engineered Nanoscale Materials: An Interim Document for Public Comment74 -- The National Nanotechnology Initiative: Environmental, Health, and Safety Research Needs for Engineered Nanoscale Materials75 -- Selected NNI Assessments -- The National Nanotechnology Initiative: Second Assessment and Recommendations of the National Nanotechnology Advisory Panel, President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology78 -- Recommendations -- Addendum to the National Nanotechnology Initiative: Second Assessment and Recommendations of the National Nanotechnology Advisory Panel, President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology79 -- A Matter of Size: Triennial Review of the National Nanotechnology Initiative81 -- Recommendations -- Molecular Self-Assembly -- Standards, Guidelines, and Strategies for Ensuring Responsible Development of Nanotechnology -- The National Nanotechnology Initiative at Five Years: Assessment and Recommendations of the National Nanotechnology Advisory Panel, President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology87 -- Selected Nanotechnology Legislation in the 111th Congress -- Title I, Subtitle A, H.R. 5116-National Nanotechnology Initiative Amendments Act of 2010 -- H.R. 554-National Nanotechnology Initiative Amendments Act of 2009 -- S. 1482-National Nanotechnology Amendments Act of 2009 -- S. 596-Nanotechnology Innovation and Prize Competition Act of 2009 -- H.R. 820-Nanotechnology Advancement and New Opportunities Act -- H.R. 2647-National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010 -- S. 3117-Promote Nanotechnology in Schools Act -- H.R. 4502-Nanotechnology Education Act -- S. 2942-Nanotechnology Safety Act of 2010 -- Concluding Observations
Appendix A. Selected Reports on the National Nanotechnology Initiative -- Reports of the Nanoscale Science, Engineering, and Technology Subcommittee of the National Science and Technology Council -- Report of the Interagency Working Group on Nanoscience, Technology, and Engineering (NSET Subcommittee Predecessor) -- Agency Reports -- External Reviews -- Appendix B. List of NNI and Nanotechnology-Related Acronyms -- End Notes -- Chapter 3 THE NATIONAL NANOTECHNOLOGY INITIATIVE: RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT LEADING TO A REVOLUTION IN TECHNOLOGY AND INDUSTRY -- 1. Introduction and Overview -- Overview of the National Nanotechnology Initiative -- Purpose of this Chapter -- Nanotechnology Signature Initiatives -- 2. NNI Investments -- Budget Summary -- Key points about the 2010 and 2011 NNI investments -- Changes in Balance of Investments by Program Component Area (PCA)5 -- Utilization of SBIR and STIR Programs to Advance Nanotechnology -- 3. Agency Interests in Nanotechnology R&D -- Introduction -- Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) -- Department of Defense (DOD) -- Department of Energy (DOE) -- Department of Homeland Security (DHS) -- Department of Justice/National Institute of Justice (DOJ/NIJ) -- Director of National Intelligence (DNI) -- Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) -- Food and Drug Administration (FDA) -- National Institutes of Health (NIH) -- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) -- National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) -- National Science Foundation (NSF) -- U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service (USDA/FS) -- U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA/NIFA) -- 4. Progress towards Achieving NNI Goals and Priorities -- NNI Contributions to Administration Goals for the Nation -- Activities Relating to the Four NNI Goals
Goal 1:Advance a world-class nanotechnology research and development program -- Individual Agency Contributions to Goal 1 -- Coordinated Activities with other Agencies and other Institutions Contributing to Goal 1 -- Goal 2: Foster the transfer of new technologies into products for commercial and public benefit -- Individual Agency Contributions to Goal 2 -- Coordinated Activities with other Agencies and other Institutions Contributing to Goal 2 -- Goal 3: Develop and sustain educational resources, a skilled workforce, and the supporting infrastructure and tools to advance nanotechnology -- Individual Agency Contributions to Goal 3 -- Coordinated Activities with other Agencies and Institutions Contributing to Goal 3 -- Goal 4: Support responsible development of nanotechnology -- Individual Agency Contributions to Goal 4 -- Coordinated Activities with other Agencies and Institutions Contributing to Goal 4 -- External Reviews of the NNI -- Review by the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, Designated as the National Nanotechnology Advisory Panel (PCAST/NNAP) -- 1. Infrastructure, Management, and Coordination -- 2. Standards Development -- 3. Technology Transfer and Commercialization -- 4. Environmental, Health, and Safety Implications -- 5. Societal and Ethical Implications -- 6. Communication and Outreach -- 7. Additional EHS Recommendations in the July 2008 PCAST/NNAP Addendum Report -- Review by the National Research Council of the National Academies -- Findings -- Recommendations -- Appendix A. Glossary -- End Notes -- Chapter 4 REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT AND CONGRESS ON THE THIRD ASSESSMENT OF THE NATIONAL NANOTECHNOLOGY INITIATIVE -- About the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology -- Co-Chairs -- Members -- Staff -- Executive Report -- Program Management -- Program Management Recommendations
Strengthen the NNCO -- Focus on Commercialization -- Signature Initiatives -- Education -- Societal Impacts -- Nanotechnology Outcomes -- Environment, Health, and Safety -- Environmental, Health, and Safety Recommendations -- Risk Identification -- Strategic Planning -- Information Resources -- Organizational Changes -- Action Items -- A Vision for the Next 10 Years -- PCAST 2010 National Nanotechnology Initiative Working Group -- Co-Chairs -- Staff -- I. Introduction and Charge -- What Is Nanotechnology? -- The National Nanotechnology Initiative -- National Nanotechnology Advisory Panel -- The 2010 Review of NNI by the NNAP -- II. Program Management -- Issues for a Maturing NNI: Beyond Year 10 -- Nanotechnology Signature Initiatives in the Service of Society -- New Knowledge, New Themes, and New Means of Learning -- Programs in Societal Implications -- III. Outputs of Federal Nanotechnology Research -- Trends and Developments in Nanotechnology Science & Engineering -- Assessing U.S. Leadership in Nanotech nology -- Research activity as measured by publications and citations -- Patents -- Dedicated nanotechnology funding -- Education and workforce development -- Overall nanotechnology growth -- Technology Transfer -- Barriers to Commercialization -- Case Studies -- IV. Nanotechnology and Environment, Health, and Safety Issues -- Progress on Addressing the 2008 NNAP Review -- Hurdles to Future Progress in Addressing Nanotechnology EHS Issues -- Recommendations -- V. Nanotechnology beyond 2010 -- Extending the Capabilities of Information Technology -- Health Care in the 21st Century -- Beyond Steel: High Strength Materials -- Energy and the Environment -- National Security -- A Vision for the Next 10 Years -- Appendix A. Statement of Task -- Nanotechnology Outputs -- Program Management
Appendix B. Study Design-Review of the National Nanotechnology Initiative
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Subject Nanotechnology -- Forecasting -- United States.;Nanotechnology -- Government policy -- United States
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