Nanotechnology Application Articles

Title Development Stagesort descending Mechanism Product Name Material Challenge Area
Coupled Insulation and Fire Protection—Pyrogel Available, but not Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure Pyrogel [Aspen Aerogels] Oxygen, Silicon Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Waterproofing Personal Electronic Devices—Liquipel Available, but not Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure Liquipel Proprietary
Carbon Black and Amorphous Silica in Tires Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure Carbon, Silicon Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Industrial Catalysis—Zeolite L Ubiquitous Active Nanostructure Silicon, Aluminum Energy Efficiency
Nanofabrication Techniques—Sol-Gel Chemical Processing Ubiquitous Systems of Nanosystems
Fabrication of Ultrathin Silicon-on-Insulator (SOI) Using Soitec Smart Cut® Technology Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure Unibond® Ultrathin SOI Wafer [Soitec], Smart Cut® Technology [Soitec] Silicon, Oxygen
Nano-Imprint Lithography (NIL) Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Health
Antimicrobial Wound Dressing—ACTICOAT Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure Acticoat [Smith & Nephew] Silver, Proprietary
Nanotechnology in Anti-Aging Cosmetic Creams Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure RevitaLift Double Lifting [L'Oreal], Renergie Microlift [Lancome] Silica, Proprietary
Nanoparticles in Catalytic Converters Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure Palladium, Platinum Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Nanoemulsion Techniques to Enhance the Effectiveness of Nutraceuticals Ubiquitous Molecular Nanosystems Food Deserts, Health
Metal-Oxide Semiconductor Field-Effect Transistor (MOSFET) Ubiquitous Active Nanostructure MOSFET Carbon, Gallium, Iron, Silicon
Abraxane: Nanoparticle Albumin-Bound (NAB) Breast Cancer Drug Delivery Platform Ubiquitous Molecular Nanosystems Abraxene Protein
Palladium Alloy Nanosensors in Power Transformers Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure Palladium Alloy Nano-Particles Based Sensor [Applied nanotech Inc.] Palladium
Surface-enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (SeRS) Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure SeRS Copper, Gold, Silver
Molecular Imprinted Polymers (MIP) Ubiquitous Molecular Nanosystems Polymer Health
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
Vapor Detection Via Tin Oxide Solid State Semiconductors Ubiquitous Active Nanostructure Tin, Oxygen Air Pollution
Titanium Dioxide and Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles in Sunscreen Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure Zinc, Titanium, Oxygen Water Resources, Healthcare Costs
Iron Oxide Nanoparticles as Additives in Construction Materials and Industrial Coatings Ubiquitous Passive Nanostructure Iron, Oxygen Greenhouse Gas Emissions