Nanotech 2009 Vol. 3
Nanotech 2009 Vol. 3
Nanotechnology 2009: Biofuels, Renewable Energy, Coatings, Fluidics and Compact Modeling

Nanotechnology Investment and Initiatives Chapter 6

Comprehensive Approach for Nanotechnology R&D and Public Engagement

Authors: M. Sekiya, S. Ishizu, S. An, T. Tanabe, M. Ata

Affilation: National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan

Pages: 407 - 409

Keywords: public engagement, social implications, nanomaterials risk governance

AIST has participated in the research project “Development of comprehensive database index for a basis of facilitation of nanotechnology R&D” with the University of Tokyo and National Institute for Materials Science since September 2007. In this paper, the project’s latest development which is the release of demonstration version of the knowledge platform for risk assessment of nanomaterials with focus on AIST contributions will be introduced.

ISBN: 978-1-4398-1784-1
Pages: 694
Hardcopy: $179.95