Welcome to PH:254 -- Introduction to Nanotechnology at Clarion University of Pennsylvania.

In the article "Nanotechnology and the Developing World" Fabio Salamanca-Buentello, Deepa L. Persad, Erin B. Court, Douglas K. Martin, Abdallah S. Daar, and Peter A. Singer show that nanotechnology is an extremely powerful growing collection of tools that can be harnessed to address some of the world's most critical sustainable development problems.[1]

Below find examples under progress

ATTENTION STUDENTS[edit | edit source]

Please put your 3 nanotech ideas on the nanotechnology page -- and then list the concept you are going to expand on below with your signature tag:

SKM Nanotech Ideas[edit | edit source]
  • Solar-powered UV lamp for water sterilization.
  • Use of silicon nanowires in batteries to improve energy density.
  • Use of nanodevices in DNA delivery, improving upon methods in somatic gene therapy and crop engineering.
JMR Nanotech Ideas[edit | edit source]
  • Development of nanomachines with somatic gene recognition/modification potential.
  • Use of nanocapsules in the delivery of drugs to specific cellular sites.
  • The monitoring of cellular function through use of nanotubles and nanoparticles.
CAB Nanotech Ideas[edit | edit source]
  • Nanoparticles for delivering chemotherapy drugs to cancers cells along with finding other diseased cells. --Chad Buerk
  • Nanotechnology for reducing air pollution.
  • Qdots for identifying and locating cancer cells.
JMP Nanotech Ideas[edit | edit source]
KC Nanotech Ideas[edit | edit source]
  • Removing contamination from soil
  • Making catalyst use less energy and making less waste
  • Using to make geothermal energy less expensive and more effective
CLM Nanotech Ideas[edit | edit source]
  • Microfabrication: microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) technology fabrication and integrated circuit technology.
  • Using microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) technology to create new high frequency circuits for Communications.
  • microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) technology- MEMS accelerometers
CAS Nanotech Ideas[edit | edit source]
BWS Nanotech Ideas[edit | edit source]
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Created January 12, 2008 by Joshua M. Pearce
Modified May 26, 2024 by Kathy Nativi
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