By Neslihan Aydogan-Duda (auth.), Neslihan Aydogan-Duda (eds.)
Nanotechnology, as presently defined because the examine of manipulating subject on an atomic and molecular scale, is likely one of the such a lot dynamic and promising industries, receiving loads of awareness from researchers, enterprise leaders, traders, and policymakers worldwide. In Making It to the Forefront, Nesli Aydogan-Duda has assembled a amazing workforce of authors to research the actual demanding situations and possibilities of nanotechnology emergence and administration within the constructing global. In so doing, they deal with the problems from a number of angles, starting from cultural matters to capital markets, commercial clusters to executive coverage and criminal constitution. Drawing from in-depth learn and case stories in Turkey, Latin the USA, India, China, and Iran, and a comparability with the advance of the within the usa, the authors current a cross-cultural strategy, with specific emphasis at the strategic nature of the nanotechnology for monetary improvement, purchaser welfare, and native land safety. one of the issues they give thought to are the significance of information move from universities to the industry and, extra commonly, the interface among technology and its commercialization—and the institutional infrastructure that's essential to maximize the opportunity of technological know-how and know-how. In doing so, the authors supply remarkable theoretical and empirical contributions to the research of nanotechnology, and, extra as a rule, perception into the advanced enterprise, political, and cultural atmosphere that needs to be verified to ensure that such an to thrive within the context of a constructing country.