The following are several external sites from around the world with resources for additional information about nanotechnology.
Broad External Resources:
- National Nanotechnology Initiative
The National Nanotechnology Initiative consists of the individual and cooperative nanotechnology-related activities of 25 U.S. federal agencies with a range of research and regulatory roles and responsibilities.
- European Nanotechnology Gateway
Broad site offering details about European initiatives and activities in Nanotechnology.
- Nano Science and Technology Institute
The Nano Science and Technology Institute is chartered with the promotion and integration of nano and other advanced technologies through education, technology and business development.
- Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
The Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network (NISE Net) is a national community of researchers and informal science educators dedicated to fostering public awareness, engagement, and understanding of nanoscale science, engineering, and technology.
- Israel National Nanotechnology Gateway
The Israel National Nanotechnology Initiative sets national goals and priorities and oversees programs to advance nanotechnology in Israel.
- National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network
The National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network ( NNIN ) is an integrated partnership of thirteen user facilities, supported by NSF, providing unparalleled opportunities for nanoscience and nanotechnology research.
- Emerging Tech Forum
The Forum provides networking and educational opportunities in the area of nanotechnology.
- Network for Computational Nanotechnology
The Network for Computational Nanotechnology is funded by the National Science Foundation to support the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) by designing, constructing, deploying, and operating a cyber-resource for nanotechnology theory, modeling, and simulation.
TryEngineering.org is a portal about engineering and engineering careers designed to help young people understand better what engineering means, and how an engineering career can be made part of their future.
Online simulation and other resoruces for nanoscience and nanotechnology; nanoHUB.org was created by the NSF-funded Network for Computational Nanotechnology.
- Nanoscience and Technology Resources for Teachers
- The National Nanotechnology Initiative provides networking and educational opportunities in the area of nanotechnology.
- Nanoscience Classroom Resources
The National Science Foundation provides a collection of lessons and web resources aimed at classroom teachers, their students, and their students’ families.