Nanotechnology Application Articles

Title Development Stage Mechanismsort descending Product Name Material Challenge Area
Assessing How Technology Matters for Asthma (AsThMA)
Technology Enabled Medical Precision Observation (TEMPO) to Monitor the Risk of Falls in the Elderly Engineering
Surface-enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (SeRS) Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure SeRS Copper, Gold, Silver
Nanoparticles in Thermoelectric Power Plant Cooling Fluids Engineering Passive Nanostructure Proprietary Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Water Resources
Artificial skin regeneration via cell imprinting Scientific Passive Nanostructure Silicon Health
Black Silicon Thin Film Solar Cells Manufactured with SiOnyx Ultra-fast Laser Texturing Commercial Passive Nanostructure SiOnyx Ultrafast Laser Texturing, Black Silicon Silicon Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Nanoparticles in Camouflage Scientific Passive Nanostructure Gold
Titanium Dioxide as a Protective Food Additive Commercial Passive Nanostructure Titanium Dioxide Titanium, Oxygen Resource Consumption
Nanoencapsulation of Omega Fatty Acids in Processed Food Products Scientific Passive Nanostructure Health
Self-Cleaning Titanium Dioxide in Window Glazes—Pilkington Active Available, but not Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure Pilkington Activ Titanium, Oxygen Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Water Resources
Novel Nanotexture Coating Enhances Biostability of Artificial Hearts in Humans Available, but not Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure SynCardia Total Artificial Heart Proprietary Health
Biscrolled CNT Yarns in Flywheel Grid Storage Devices Engineering Passive Nanostructure Carbon, Aluminum, Iron, Oxygen Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Self-compacting concrete (SCC) Engineering Passive Nanostructure Cuore Concrete Silica
Iron Oxide Nanoparticles in Regenerative Medicine Engineering Passive Nanostructure Iron, Oxygen Health
Bionic Nose to Detect Trace Amounts of Molecules Off-Market Passive Nanostructure
CNT Infused Carbon FIber in Bicycles Available, but not Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure Bianchi Oltre XR Super Record EPS using CNTT, BMC Impec LSW, Easton EC90 SL-X Full Carbon CNT Carbon Health, Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Nanotechnology in Textiles—Wrinkle Resistant, Stain Resistant, and Antimicrobial Clothing Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure Openair® [Plasmatreat], Nano-Tex Oxygen, Titanium, Silver, Silicon Biodiversity and Natural Open Spaces
Nano-enhanced immune system Scientific Passive Nanostructure Protein Health
Nanostructured Zinc Oxide Varistors to Protect Against Overvoltage Engineering Passive Nanostructure Zinc, Oxygen Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Energy Efficiency
Cadmium Telluride (CdTe) Thin Film Solar Cells Available, but not Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure First Solar, GE Energy Cadmium, Tellurium, Tin, Flourine, Oxygen Greenhouse Gas Emissions