The Center for Responsible Nanotechnology is a non-profit research and advocacy think tank concerned with the major societal and environmental implications of advanced nanotechnology. We are a modern,...
Article - 5 Dec 2006
Nanoindentation techniques with the CSM Instruments Nano Hardness Tester (NHT), has allowed highly localised hardness and modulus measurements to be performed on very small material volumes. This...
News - 12 Dec 2007
The nonprofit Center for Responsible Nanotechnology
has released a series of scenarios depicting various versions of a
near-future world into which transformative manufacturing concepts...
News - 10 Mar 2009
Mike Treder, executive director of the Center for Responsible Nanotechnology
(CRN - crnano.org), leaves that position effective March 9, 2009, to become
managing director of the Institute...
Article - 10 Feb 2004
The Center for Responsible Nanotechnology (CRN) has published an article called "Responsible Nanotechnology." The article examines molecular nanotechnology and outlines some possible future scenarios....
Article - 30 Oct 2003
The Journal of Evolution and Technology has published a detailed design study for a personal-size nanofactory. Posted October 26 2003
He is a member of the Thin Film Division committee of the International Union for Vacuum Science, Technique and Applications, IUVSTA since July 2007 and a member of the European Joint Committee on...
Article - 12 Oct 2008
The aerospace industry is of course notorious for its drive to reduce weight - in an on-going bid to reduce fuel consumption and, by extension, operating costs. Further, pressure for air travel to be...
News - 3 Dec 2007
The Center for Responsible Nanotechnology
have asked an interesting question about the future. Email inboxes are
plagued by unwanted spam email. Many of which simply try to sell us
Article - 12 Dec 2006
The effects of substrate polarisation in a nitrided 316L stainless steel have been investigated in an attempt to correlate processing parameters with surface mechanical properties. Nanoindentation...