Materials & Manufactured Products

Description:

Nanotechnology applications in the materials and manufactured products industry sector include developments across all end markets that stem from nanoscale coatings and composites. Final nano-enabled products in the apparel, home and sporting equipment market primarily fall within this industry sector. The other main markets include transportation and construction/industrial. The main nanoscale materials used in applications in this industry sector include compound nanoparticles (metal oxides) and metal nanoparticles.