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A brief history of nanotechnology

By | 2017-09-28T12:16:50+00:00 January 3rd, 2017|About Foresight, Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Government programs, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanodot, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology Politics|

A historian looks at nanotechnology as utopian or dystopian vision, real-life research and development, and why emerging technologies are such compelling topics.

New Funding Opportunity from U.S. DOE

By | 2017-09-28T12:26:28+00:00 January 1st, 2017|Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Economics, Energy, Foresight Kudos, Government programs, Meetings & Conferences, Memetics, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanodot, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Productive Nanosystems, Roadmaps|

A new funding opportunity from the Advanced Manufacturing Office, U.S. Department of Energy, incudes a subtopic on Atomically Precise Manufacturing

DOE office focusing on atomically precise manufacturing

By | 2017-09-28T12:30:17+00:00 December 31st, 2016|Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Economics, Energy, Foresight Kudos, Government programs, Meetings & Conferences, Memetics, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanodot, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Productive Nanosystems, Roadmaps|

Longtime Foresight member Dave Forrest is leading DOE's Advanced Manufacturing Office in advocating atomically precise manufacturing to transform the U.S. manufacturing base.

Conference video: Mythbusting Knowledge Transfer Mechanisms through Science Gateways

By | 2017-06-01T14:01:40+00:00 January 14th, 2016|About Foresight, Computational nanotechnology, Foresight News Articles, Government programs, Meetings & Conferences, Nano, Nanodot, NanoEducation, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology Politics|

Prof. Gerhard Klimeck described the success of nanoHUB.org, a science and engineering gateway providing online simulations through a web browser for nanotechnology research and education.

US OSTP seeking suggestions for Nanotechnology Grand Challenges

By | 2017-06-01T14:01:47+00:00 June 23rd, 2015|Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Government programs, Memetics, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanodot, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology Politics, Productive Nanosystems|

A US government Request for Information (RFI) is seeking suggestions for Nanotechnology-Inspired Grand Challenges for the Next Decade. The manufacture of atomically-precise materials is offered as #4 of 6 examples.

Science and technology roadmaps for nanotechnology

By | 2017-06-01T14:01:49+00:00 May 3rd, 2015|Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Found On Web, Government programs, International organizations, Investment/Entrepreneuring, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanobusiness, Nanodot, Nanoscale Bulk Technologies, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Productive Nanosystems, Reports & publications, Reviews, Roadmaps|

A European Science and Technology Roadmap for Graphene, Related Two-Dimensional Crystals, and Hybrid Systems hints at the opportunities to be harvested from, and the need for, the development of atomically precise manufacturing (APM).

Grant program to support nanotechnology and other infrastructure

By | 2017-06-01T14:01:54+00:00 October 25th, 2014|Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Government programs, Meetings & Conferences, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanodot, Nanoscale Bulk Technologies, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Productive Nanosystems, Public participation|

The US National Science Foundation announced a new grant program to develop and apply next-generation networking to advance nanotechnology and other emerging technologies to meet important national needs.

A Breakthrough in 3D Imaging by EM Alone

By | 2017-06-01T14:15:52+00:00 October 8th, 2014|Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Government programs, Molecular manufacturing, Nanodot, Productive Nanosystems, Reports & publications, Research|

The need for improved imaging and characterization on the nanoscale was emphasized in the 2007 Roadmap and again at the 2013 Foresight Conference on Atomic Precision. We noted [...]

Nanomanufacturing grants available from US National Science Foundation

By | 2017-06-01T14:22:04+00:00 September 27th, 2014|Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Government programs, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanodot, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Productive Nanosystems|

The US NSF has announced a program to support fundamental research leading to complex nanosystems.

DNA nanotechnology and the atoms to micrometer nanofabrication gap

By | 2017-06-01T14:01:55+00:00 September 26th, 2014|Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Bionanotechnology, Future Warfare, Government programs, Military nanotechnology, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanobiotechnology, Nanobusiness, Nanodot, Nanotech, Nanotechnology|

A new DARPA program seeks to bridge the gap from atoms to macroscale product manufacture in two steps, the first of which is from atoms to micrometer-scale feedstocks. DNA origami may be part of the solution.