The implications of possible future nanotechnological developments in the military are briefly explored. Major military-based nanotechnology projects in the USA, UK, Sweden and European Union are also...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1659 | 21 Jul 2006
The driving forces behind the nanotechnology revolution are described. From aerospace and defence through to civilian applications like computing, electronics and communications.
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=569 | 4 Mar 2004
Nanotechnology holds strong promises for use in the defence industry. Nanotechnology can be used in two ways by soldiers. The first is miniaturisation of equipment to allow it to be smaller and...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1818 | 3 Jan 2007
Using MEMS as sensors and actuators on the battlefield could radically change the ways in which the military conduct future campaigns. Other nanotechnology devices, such as nanocomputers and molecular...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=1062 | 10 Nov 2004
The University of Rochester Medical Center has been given a five year, $5.5million grant by the Department of Defence to look into nanotechnology health risks. Posted April 7 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=743 | 13 Apr 2004
Luna Technologies is turning a former tobacco warehouse in Danville, Virginia into a plant for manufacturing nanomaterials. Posted March 19 2004
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=675 | 26 Mar 2004
Structural materials in aerospace and defence applications have been a key area of development for nanomaterials and nanotechnology. Factors such as improved materials performance, lighter weight,...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=592 | 9 Mar 2004
Nanotechnology has a range of implications in the aerospace and defence industries. Areas that stand to benefit range from lighter, stronger aircraft materials, to functional, protective clothing...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=570 | 4 Mar 2004
Multifunctional nanocoatings are being developed for aerospace applications. The properties and abilities of these coatings are reviewed. Similarly smart coatings for military applications are also...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=568 | 4 Mar 2004
Although the 21st-century equivalent of chain mail is many years away, other projects underway through MIT’s Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies could aid the soldier within the next five years....
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=232 | 28 Nov 2003