Technology Roadmap for Productive Nanosystems News and Progress


2008 January

Nanotechnology Roadmap for Atomically Precise Manufacturing Now Available

Dear Foresight members and friends: It is with great pleasure that we announce the availability of the first Technology Roadmap for Productive Nanosystems. Some of you have seen earlier drafts, but the document is now official. Files can be downloaded at: Below is the text of the press release going out today. We look […]

2007 November

A draft version of the Productive Nanosystems Roadmap was distributed to attendees at Productive Nanosystems: Launching the Technology Roadmap, a conference held in October 2007. Th draft was also made available to attendees at the Foresight Vision Weekend 2007: The Unconference, held in November, 2007. The final version will be made publicly available before the end of 2007.

Roadmap-related research

2007 November

Covalent assembly of molecular building blocks

Writing in the November 2007 issue of the journal Nature Nanotechnology, a team of German and British scientists reported the rational assembly on a surface of building blocks linked by covalent bonds—probably carbon radicals.…