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Useful Nanotechnology Information Websites

By Earl Boysen, Nancy C. Muir, Desiree Dudley, Christine Peterson

Part of Nanotechnology For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Because nanotechnology is a constantly changing field, these five websites will prove invaluable while you try to keep up with the latest applications and developments. From nanotechnology news to nanotechnology career listings, nano discussion forums to images of nanomaterials, these sites will keep you current.

  • Understanding Nano: Perhaps the best collection of information on nanotechnology applications. This site explores how nanotechnology is being used across a wide range of applications, including healthcare, manufacturing, energy, and the environment.

  • Nanowerk: An outstanding nanomaterials database, which provides a useful, extensive, and easy-to-navigate system for finding providers of different kinds of nanomaterials. The results often give specifics about the size or purity of materials.

  • Nanotechnology Now: One of the best sites for finding nanotechnology news stories and press releases. Click their News tab for stories, press releases, and interviews with various folks in the nanotechnology field. The columns are written by experts from a wide range of nanotechnology disciplines from nanoinvesting to nanoethics and nanosolar.

  • PhysOrg Nanotechnology: A visual slant to your nanotechnology updates. This site provides an image with most of the nanotechnology news stories on their summary page to draw you into the story.

  • The International Nanotechnology Society forum: Discuss nanotechnology news with other interested people around the world.