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Nanovate

Commercializing Disruptive Nanotechnologies

  • Mohab Anis
  • Ghada AlTaher
  • Wesam Sarhan
  • Mona Elsemary

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 1-18
  3. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 19-40
  4. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 41-59
  5. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 61-86
  6. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 87-112
  7. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 113-130
  8. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 131-152
  9. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 153-162
  10. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 163-181
  11. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 183-192
  12. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 193-215
  13. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 217-233
  14. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 235-242
  15. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 243-260
  16. Mohab Anis, Ghada AlTaher, Wesam Sarhan, Mona Elsemary
    Pages 261-277
  17. Back Matter
    Pages 279-281

About this book

Introduction

This book introduces readers from diverse backgrounds to the principles underlying nanotechnology, from devices to systems, while also describing in detail how businesses can use nanotechnology to redesign their products and processes, in order to have a clear edge over their competition. The authors include 75 case studies, describing in a highly-accessible manner, real nanotechnology innovations from 15 different industrial sectors. For each case study, the technology or business challenges faced by the company are highlighted, the type of nanotechnology adopted is defined, and the eventual economic and social impact is described.


  • Introduces fundamentals of nanotechnology and its applications in a highly-accessible manner
  • Includes 75 case studies of commercializing nanotechnology from 15 industrial sectors, including Automotive, Consumer Electronics, and Renewable Energy
  • Enables nanotechnology experts to learn simple and important business concepts to facilitate the transfer of science to the market
  • Introduces business owners to various means to resolve industrial challenges using nanotechnologies
  • Keywords

    Commercializing Nanotechnology Nanotechnology in automotive Nanotechnology in consumer electronics Nanotechnology in renewable energy Nanotechnology transfer

    Authors and affiliations

    • Mohab Anis
      • 1
    • Ghada AlTaher
      • 2
    • Wesam Sarhan
      • 3
    • Mona Elsemary
      • 4
    1. 1.American University in CairoNew CairoEgypt
    2. 2.American University in Cairo New CairoEgypt
    3. 3.American University in CairoNew CairoEgypt
    4. 4.American University in Cairo New CairoEgypt

    Bibliographic information

    • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-44863-3
    • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
    • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
    • eBook Packages Engineering
    • Print ISBN 978-3-319-44861-9
    • Online ISBN 978-3-319-44863-3
    • Buy this book on publisher's site
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