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White Paper: Nanomedicine 2020:Contribution of Nanomedicine to Horizon 2020

European Platform on Nanomedicine
May 2013 Download
The National Nanotechnology Initiative: report for the 2014 budget

National Science and Technology Council, USA

May 2013 Download
Mapping Portal for Nanotechnology Research in FP6 and FP7
European Commission
2013 Link
Outline of Proposals for Communication Outreach, Dialogue and Education on Nanotechnology
European Commission
Feb 2013 Download


Leaflet on Responsible Research and Innovation
European Commission
Oct 2012 Download
Developments in Nanotechnologies Regulation and Standards - 2012
ObservatoryNano Project
May 2012 Download
Integrated Research and Industrial Roadmap for European Nanotechnology
Nanofutures Project
July 2012 Download
Report to the President and Congress on the Fourth Assessment of the National Nanotechnology Initiative
Apr 2012 Download
Nanotechnologies from consumers’ point of view – What consumers know and what they would like to know
Swiss Federal Office of Public Health, Risk Dialogue Foundation, Switzerland
Apr 2012 Download
ObservatoryNano - Annual Report to the Public
ObservatorNano project
Apr 2012 Download
Roadmap Nanotechnology in the Top Sector
NanoNextNl, The Netherlands
Jan 2012 Download


Nanotechnology Research Directions for Societal Needs in 2020: Retrospective and Outlook
M.C. Roco, C.A. Mirkin, and M.C. Hersam
NSF, WTEC report
2011 Link
Materials Roadmap Enabling Low Carbon Energy Technologies, Staff Working Document
European Commission
Dec 2011 Download
MasterPlan: key issues and way forward with the European Commission code of conduct for responsible nanotechnologies research
NanoCode project
Nov 2011 Link
CodeMeter: self-assessment and learning tool based on the European Commission code of conduct principles and values;
NanoCode project
Nov 2011 Link
Photovoltaics and nanotechnology: from innovation to industry
The European Photovoltaics Clusters, Sophia Fantechi (ed), European Commission
2011 Download
Towards Responsible Research and Innovation in the Information and Communication Technologies and Security Technologies Fields
Rene von Schomberg (ed), European Commission
Oct 2011 Download
Successful European Nanotechnology Research to match the needs of future society
European Commission
2011 Download
Fostering Nanotechnology to Address Global Challenges: Water
OECD Working Party on Nanotechnologies
2011 Download
Briefings of the ObservatoryNano Project
(Biodegradable Food Packaging, Photocatalysts for Water Treatment, Insulation, Next Generation Sequencing, Universal Memory, Automotive Plastic Glass, Sensors for Explosives Detection, Protection Textiles, Thermoelectricity)
ObservatoryNano Project
Developments in Nanotechnologies Regulation and Standards - 2011
ObservatoryNano Project
06/2011 Link
Introductory guide to nanometrology & Nanometrology Discussion Papers 2011
European Commission
06/2011 Link
Key Enabling Technologies (KET), Final Report
High Level Expert Group on KET, European Commission
06/2011 Link
Nano Safety Cluster
European Commission
02/2011 Download
The European Nanometrology landscape
European Commission
01/2011 Link
ObservatoryNano Briefing: NanoEnabled Protective Textiles
ObservatoryNano Project
01/2011 Link


PCAST - President’s Council of Advisors
on Science and Technology
PCAST (President's Council od Advisor on Science and Technology)
12/2010 Link
Nanotechnology Research Directions for Societal Needs in 2020
World Technology Evaluation Center,USA
12/2010 Link
List of Manufactured Nanomaterials and List of Endpoints for Phase One of the Sponsorship Programme for the Testing of Manufactured Nanomaterials: Revision
OECD - Working Party on Manufactured Nanomaterials
12/2010 Link
Compilation and Comparison of Guidelines Related to Exposure to Nanomaterials in Laboratories
OECD - Working Party on Manufactured Nanomaterials
12/2010 Link
Developments in Nanotechnologies Regulation and Standards - 2010
ObservatoryNano Project
06/2010 Link
Censimento delle Lauree e Master sulle Nanoscienze e Nanotecnologie
AIRI/Nanotec IT
06/2010 Download
Focus report 2010 on outdoors / sports textiles and medical textiles
ObservatoryNano Project
05/2010 Download
Report To The President And Congress On The Third Assessment Of The National Nanotechnology Initiative
PCAST (President's Council od Advisor on Science and Technology)
03/2010 Download

Understanding Public Debate on Nanotechnologies:
Options for Framing Public Policy

European Commission
02/2010 Download
Commission recommendation on A code of conduct for responsible nanosciences and nanotechnologies research & Council conclusions on Responsible nanosciences and nanotechnologies research
European Commission
2009 Download

Position Paper on Future RTD Activities of NMP for the period 2010 – 2015

Expert Advisory Group, European Commission
11/2009 Download
ETPN Expert Report 2009: Roadmaps in Nanomedicine
EU Nanomedicine Platform
10/2009 Link

Guidelines on the Precautionary Matrix for Synthetic Nanomaterials

Federal Office of Public Health FOPH
Federal Office for the Environment FOEN
06/2009 Download

ICPC-NanoNet Regional Reports:
Africa, The Caribbean, The Pacific, Asia (East) and Asia (West), Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Latin America, Mediterranean Partner Countries, Western Balkan Countries

ICPC Nanonet project
06/2009 Link

ObservatoryNano report:
application of nanotechnologies in the Textiles technology sector.

ObservatoryNano Project, AIRI/Nanotec IT
05/2009 Download
Database on research into safety of manufactured nanomaterials
2009 Link

Developments and application of nanotechnologies in 11 sectors:
Aerospace, Automotive & Transport; Agrifood; Chemistry&Materials; Construction; Energy; Environment; HEalth, Medicine & Nanobio; Information& Communication; Security; Textiles

ObservatoryNano Project
05/2009 Link
Developments in Nanotechnologies Regulation and Standards
ObservatoryNano Project
05/2009 Download
Report on Nanotechnology Applications in Food and Cosmetics
International Risk Governance Council
05/2009 Download
Approaches to Safe Nanotechnology: Managing the Health and Safety Concerns Associated with Engineered Nanomaterials
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
03/2009 Download
Mapping Study on Regulation and Governance of Nanosciences & Nanotecnologies
FramingNano Project
01/2009 Download
Nanotechnologies -- Health and safety practices in occupational settings relevant to nanotechnologies
International Standards Organisation - Technical Committee Nanotechnologies (ISO-TC 229)
10/2008 Link
Nanotechnologies -- Terminology and definitions for nano-objects -- Nanoparticle, nanofibre and nanoplate
International Standards Organisation - Technical Committee Nanotechnologies (ISO-TC 229)
09/2008 Link
Application of nanotechnologies in the energy sector
Hessian ministry of economy, transport, urban and regional development, Germany
08/2008 Download
Nanomaterials State of the Market (Q3 2008): Stealth Success, Broad Impact
Lux Research
07/2008 Link
Les Nanotechnologies

Conseil Économique Et Social - République Française

06/2008 Download

Report of the ISO, IEC, NIST and OECD International workshop on documentary standards for measurement and characterization for nanotechnologies

06/2008 Download
The Responsible Nanocode

The Royal Society, Insight Investment, Nanotechnology Industries Association Centre for Process Innovation

05/2008 Link
Action Plan on Synthetic Nanomaterials
Report by the Swiss Federal Council
4/2008 Download
National PCAST report
National Nanotechnology Advisory Panel (PCAST), USA
4/2008 Download
Strategic plan for NIOSH nanotechnology research: Filling the knowledge gaps

U.S. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

3/2008 Link
Trends in nanotechnology patents
Nature Nanotechnology
3/2008 Link
A code of conduct for responsible nanosciences and nanotechnologies research
European Commission
2/2008 Download
EU nanotechnology R&D in the field of health and environmental impact of nanoparticles
European Commission
1/2008 Download
A Survey of Environmental, Health and Safety Risk Management Information Needs and Practices among Nanotechnology Firms in the Massachusetts Region
Project on emerging nanotechnologies, USA

The National Nanotechnology Initiative:
Strategic Plan

11/2007 Download

Characterising the potential risks posed by engineered nanoparticles: a second UK Government research report

Defra, UK
11/2007 Download


Nanotechnology: Skill and Training survey

Institute of Nanotechnology
09/2007 Download
Prioritization Of Environmental, Health, And Safety Research Needs For Engineered Nanoscale Materials
National Nanotechnology Initiative, USA
08/2007 Link
Risk Assessment and -management of engineered nanoparticles
Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN), SwissFederal Office of Public Health (FOPH
06/2007 Link
EuroNanoForum 2007 Proceedings

EU Commission, German Federal Ministry of Education and Research

06/2007 Link
REACH for Nanomaterials
Nanotechnology Industrial Association (NIA)
05/2007 Download
Working Paper on the Workshop"Strategy for Communication Outreach in Nanotechnology"
European Commission
04/2007 Link
Nanomaterials in consumer products
European Parliament's Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
04/2007 Download
NanoFrontiers: Vision for the future of nanotechnology
Woodrow Wilson International Center For Scholars, USA 03/2007 Download
Nanosciences and Nanotechnologies: A Review of Government's Progress on its Policy Commitments
Council for Science and Technology, UK
03/2007 Download
Progress Toward Safe Nanotechnology in the Workplace
02/2007 Link
2007 Management Plan of the European Food Safety Authority
European Food Safety Authority
02/2007 Download
Final Nanotechnology White Paper
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
02/2007 Link
Emerging Challenges; Nanotechnology and the Environment
GEO Year Boox 2007, United Nations Environment Programme
01/2007 Download
China: The next science superpower?
Demos, UK
01/2007 Download
Nanomedicine European Technology Platform: Strategic Research Agenda
European Commission
11/2006 Download
Characterizing the Environmental, Health, and Safety Implications of Nanotechnology: Where Should the Federal Government Go From Here?
ICF Professional
11/2006 Link
Safe handling of nanotechnology
Nature Nanotechnology, Andrew D. Maynard
16/11/2006 Link
Who is winning the global

A. Hullmann,
programme officer for nanosciences and nanotechnologies, DG Research, European Commission,

11/2006 Link
European Technology Platform for Nanoelectronics:
Strategic Research Agenda
ENIAC, European Nanoelectronics Initiative Advisory Council
11/2006 Download

Nanotechnology in Consumer Products report
10/2006 Link
Nanometrology report
07/2006 Link
A Matter of Size: Triennial Review of the National Nanotechnology Initiative

Committee to Review the National Nanotechnology Initiative,
National Research Council

09/2006 Download

Environmental, health and safety research needs for engineered nanoscale materials

National Nanotechnology Initiative, USA

09/2006 Download

Report on Nanosciences and nanotechnologies: An action plan for Europe 2005-2009

European Commission
22/6/2006 Download

The Nanotech Report, 4th Edition

Lux Research Inc.
2006 Link

Nanotechnology White Paper (External Review Draft)

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
12/2005 Download
Thinking Big About Thinking Small - An Action Agenda for California
Blue Ribbon Task Force On Nanotechnology
12/2005 Download
Nanotechnology -
interdisciplinary searching
Manfred Scheu
Head of Nanotechnology Working Group
11/2005 Download

Nanotechnology – a Key Technology for the Future of Europe

Ottilia Saxl, Institute of Nanotechnology

07/2005 Download

Nanoscienze e nanotecnologie:
Un piano d’azione per l’Europa 2005-2009

European Commission
6/2005 Download

Nanomedicine: An ESF – European Medical Research Councils (EMRC) Forward Look report

An ESF – European Medical Research Councils (EMRC)

La protezione brevettuale nella piattaforma delle nanoscienze

C. Germinario - SIB
06/ 2005 Download
The National Nanotechnology Initiative at Five Years
PCAST (President's Council od Advisor on Science and Technology)
5/2005 Download

Seminar on Searchand Documentation Working Methods
- Nanotechnology in biotech, chemistry and electrophysics

E. Molina Galán, V. Veefkind, Examiner - EPO
04/2005 Download
Nanoscience and nanotechnologies: opportunities and uncertainties
The Royal Society, UK
07/2004 Download
Nanotechnology: Small matter, many unknowns
Swiss Re
2005 Download
VisioEuropean Nanoelectronic Initiative Advisory Counciln 2020: Nanoelectronics at the centre of change
06/2004 Download
ICSTI Statement on Nanotechnology
ICSTI Irish Council for Science, Technology & Innovation
07/2004 Download
Towards a European strategy for nanotechnology
05/2004 Download