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Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA or sometimes USEPA) is an agency of the federal government of the United States charged with protecting human health and with safeguarding the natural environment: air, water, and land.

Disciplines: General


Northeastern University

Northeastern University

Nanotechnology research at Northeastern encompasses nanomanufacturing, nanomaterials, nanomedicince and bio-nanotechnology, and the societal impacts and ethics of nanotechnology.



The University of Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame, founded in 1842 by Rev. Edward F. Sorin, C.S.C., of the Congregation of Holy Cross, is an independent, national Catholic university located in Notre Dame, Ind., adjacent to the city of South Bend and approximately 90 miles east of Chicago.



Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)

The RIT community engages and motivates students through stimulating and collaborative experiences. Our mission is to provide technology-based educational programs for personal and professional development.



University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

The University of Nottingham is Britain's University of the Year (The Times Higher Awards 2006). It undertakes world-changing research, provides innovative teaching and a student experience of the highest quality.



Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is an agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services and is responsible for the safety regulation of most types of foods, dietary supplements, drugs, vaccines, biological medical products, blood products, medical devices, radiation-emitting devices, veterinary products, and cosmetics.

Disciplines: General


Igor Linkov, Research Managing Scientist, US Army Engineer Researc and Development Center; Adjunct Professor of Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University

Dr. Linkov’s research in the area of emergent materials, including nanomaterials, has been supported by the DOD, DOE, EPA and private clients. Dr. Linkov was part of the EPA Nanotechnology review panel.



Akeena Solar

Akeena Solar

Akeena Solar, Inc. engages in the design, integration, installation, marketing, and sale of solar power systems for residential and small commercial customers in the United States. It principally focuses on the design and integration of grid-tied solar power systems, which are electrically connected to the utility grid so that excess energy produced during the day flows backwards through the utility's electric meter.

Disciplines: General


Authentix, Inc.

Authentix, Inc.

"Authentix uses nanoscale engineering to fight industrial counterfeiting and smuggling on behalf of brand-leading Fortune 500 companies and governments worldwide. Authentix solutions help safeguard patients from counterfeit medicines and ensure that excise tax revenues go to governments for their intended use - rather than to criminals. Authentix sees this practice of “doing social good” through business practices as a form of Social Capitalism.

Disciplines: Nanomedicine General


Crocus Technology

Crocus Technology

"CROCUS was founded in 2004. The company closed a $17M (13.5 M€) first round of financing in May 2006. The investor group includes leading US, French and Swiss venture funds. CROCUS management team brings together over 100 years of combined successful magnetic and semiconductor industry experience."

Disciplines: General Engineering


NanoChina

NanoChina is a monthly report about the nanoscience and nanotechnology development in China mainland.



Coventry University, UK

Coventry University, UK

Coventry University is a post-1992 university in Coventry, UK. Under the terms of the Further and Higher Education Act of 1992, the institution's name was changed from Coventry Polytechnic to Coventry University. However, its roots can be traced as far back as 1843 to the Coventry College of Design.

Disciplines: General


Emerald Technology Ventures

Emerald Technology Ventures

Emerald Technology Ventures is a global leader in clean technology venture capital. Founded in 2000 under the name SAM Private Equity, Emerald is a pioneer in the rapidly emerging clean technology sector and is focused on innovative technologies in energy, materials and water.

Disciplines: Engineering General


University of Tennessee - Knoxville

University of Tennessee - Knoxville

UT Knoxville prides itself on adding value to Tennessee — by educating its students, doing research and creative work that improves quality of life, and reaching out to share expertise with Tennesseans. The University of Tennessee stands in a class by itself as Tennessee's flagship institution and one of the United States' great public research universities.



The Center for Materials Processing - University of Tennessee, Knoxville

The Center for Materials Processing - University of Tennessee, Knoxville

CMP's research activities focus on the processing, structure, property and performance relationships for all classes of materials including metals, ceramics and polymers.



Clarkson University

Clarkson University

"Clarkson University, formerly Clarkson College of Technology, is a private university located in rural Potsdam, New York. It was founded in 1896 and has an enrollment of about 3,000 students studying towards bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in each of its three schools: the School of Business, School of Arts & Sciences, and the Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering.

Disciplines: General