Nanotechnology Application Articles

Title Development Stage Mechanismsort descending Product Name Material Challenge Area
Nanoscale Zero Valent Iron (nZVI) Particles in Contaminated Groundwater Treatment Available, but not Ubiquitous Active Nanostructure PolyMetallix nZVI Iron Waste Water Remediation, Health, Greenhouse Gas Emissions
High-Performance Solar Thermoelectric Flat-Panel Generators Engineering Active Nanostructure Bismuth, Tellurium Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Mesostructured Metal Oxide Nanocomposite Filter Medium for Air Purification Scientific Active Nanostructure Gold, Manganese, Oxygen Air Pollution
Nanoshell-mediated photothermal destruction of carcinoma cells Off-Market Active Nanostructure Gold covered Silicon nanospheres Gold, Silicon Health
Artificial Photosynthesis as a Means of Hydrogen Production Scientific Active Nanostructure Oxygen, Titanium Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Magnetic Nanoparticles to Detect Cancer Blue Sky Active Nanostructure
Vapor Detection Via Tin Oxide Solid State Semiconductors Ubiquitous Active Nanostructure Tin, Oxygen Air Pollution
Electrochromic Nano-Film Smart Coatings in Window Glass Available, but not Ubiquitous Active Nanostructure Sage Glass [Sage Electrochromics] Indium, Tin, Oxygen Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Doc-in-a-Box: Platform for Pre-Symptomatic Diagnosis of Illness and Disease Commercial Active Nanostructure Doc-in-a-Box Polymer Healthcare Costs
Multifunctional “Smart” Fabrics to Protect Against Contaminated Environments Engineering Active Nanostructure Carbon
Nanoenergetics in Explosives and Propellants Commercial Active Nanostructure Iron, Aluminum, Copper, Molybdenum, Oxygen Biodiversity and Natural Open Spaces
Nano Hydrogel for Surface Removal of Radioactive Contamination Engineering Active Nanostructure Argonne Super Gel (AGS) Proprietary Nuclear Waste
e-Dura: Flexible Neuroprosthetic to Remedy Paralysis Off-Market Active Nanostructure e-Dura Neuroprosthetic Silicon, Gold, Platinum, Oxygen Health
Nanoparticle-mediated Photothermal Therapy Scientific Active Nanostructure Gold
Quantum Dot Enhancement Film for Improved LCD Displays Commercial Active Nanostructure QDEF [Nanosys Inc.] [3M] Proprietary
Self-repairing Concrete: Resealing cracks via bioactive agents Scientific Active Nanostructure Bacteria
Energy Storage Using Metal-Air Ionic Liquid Batteries Engineering Active Nanostructure Metal-Air Ionic Liquid Batteries [Fluidic Energy] Platinum, Proprietary Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Microbivores Scientific Systems of Nanosystems Carbon, Hydrogen Health
Nanofabrication Techniques—Sol-Gel Chemical Processing Ubiquitous Systems of Nanosystems
Magnetic Bacteria in Biocomputing Devices Scientific Systems of Nanosystems Gold, Iron, Bacteria Biodiversity and Natural Open Spaces