• NNCO Closed

    NNCO Closed

    Due to the lapse in appropriations, the NNCO is closed and nano.gov will not be updated until further notice. Read more

  • Borophene Advances as 2-D Materials Platform

    Borophene Advances as 2-D Materials Platform

    Atom-thin sheets of boron containing large single crystals could provide foundation for fabricating next-generation electronics Read more

  • It’s not a shock: Better bandage promotes powerful healing

    It’s not a shock: Better bandage promotes powerful healing

    A new device powered by energy harvested from the body’s natural motions accelerates wound healing by delivering gentle electric pulses to an injury site. Read more

  • HAPPY ANNIVERSARY NNI!

    HAPPY ANNIVERSARY NNI!

    A series of activities will be rolled out to celebrate the 15-year anniversary of the NNI. Check out the first in a series of special anniversary podcasts, and stay tuned for more! Read more

  • Nanotechnology: Big Things from a Tiny World

    Nanotechnology: Big Things from a Tiny World

    To celebrate National STEM/STEAM day (Nov 8.) watch this video to learn how nanotechnology can address some of the world's biggest challenges and improve our everyday lives. Read more

  • EnvisioNano and NanoFilm Contests

    EnvisioNano and NanoFilm Contests

    Undergraduate and graduate students conducting nanotechnology research in the United States and U.S. territories: These two contests are for you! Read more




Nanotechnology Commercialization

NNI agencies are collaborating with industry to facilitate the commercialization of federally funded nanotechnology discoveries.
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Teaching about Nanotechnology

These resources can help K–12 teachers  incorporate nanotechnology in their classrooms.
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Networks and Communities

The NNCO facilitates various networks and communities, including the U.S. Nano and Emerging Tech Student and Teacher Networks, the U.S.-EU Communities of Research, and a developing Entrepreneurship Community of Interest.
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