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Population (2016) : 323,127,513 (People)

GDP (2016) : 18,569,100.0 (Million $)

A future in which the ability to understand and control matter at the nanoscale leads to a revolution in technology and industry that benefits society
INDICATORS
FUNDING & INVESTMENT
Time Quantity Unit Source Last Update Rank
Government investment in nanotechnology
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 1,536.9 Million $ 2014/10/10 -
Research & development expenditure
2013/01/01 2013/12/31 2.73 Percent 2017/06/30 8th
HUMAN CAPITAL
Time Quantity Unit Source Last Update Rank
Population
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 323,127,513 People 2017/06/30 3rd
Researchers in R&D (per million people)
2012/01/01 2012/12/31 4,019 People 2017/06/30 19th
SCIENCE
Time Quantity Unit Source Last Update Rank
Average citation per nano-article
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 1.84 Citation per article 2017/04/01 8th
Five year average citation per nano-article
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 13.54 Citation per article 2017/09/05 3rd
Five year h-Index of nano-articles
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 269.00 -- 2017/04/18 1st
h-Index of nano-articles
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 38.00 -- 2017/04/01 2nd
ISI indexed articles
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 405,108 Article 2017/07/01 1st
ISI indexed nano-articles
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 24,649 Article 2017/07/01 2nd
Local share in nanoscience
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 6.08 Percent 2017/07/01 56th
National priority in nanoscience
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 0.66 -- 2017/07/01 56th
Number of nano-articles per GDP(ppp)
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 1.33 Article per billion $ 2017/06/30 46th
Number of nano-articles per Million people
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 76.28 Article per million people 2017/06/30 27th
Share of international collaboration in nanoscience
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 53.56 Percent 2017/01/01 88th
Total number of citations to nano-articles
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 45,374 Citation 2017/04/01 2nd
INNOVATION
Time Quantity Unit Source Last Update Rank
Nanotechnology patents in EPO
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 577 Patent 2017/07/01 1st
Nanotechnology patents in EPO - (Old method)
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 1,815 Patent 2016/01/01 1st
Nanotechnology patents in German patent office (DPMA)
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 28 Patent 2015/12/31 2nd
Nanotechnology patents in German patent office (DPMA) - (Old method)
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 66 Patent 2016/01/01 2nd
Nanotechnology patents in USPTO
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 4,316 Patent 2017/07/01 1st
Nanotechnology patents in USPTO - (Old method)
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 14,087 Patent 2016/01/01 1st
Nanotechnology published patent applications in EPO
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 282 Patent 2017/07/01 1st
Nanotechnology published patent applications in EPO - (Old method)
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 1,025 Patent 2016/01/01 2nd
Nanotechnology published patent applications in German patent office (DPMA)
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 112 Patent 2015/12/31 2nd
Nanotechnology published patent applications in German patent office (DPMA) - (Old method)
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 318 Patent 2016/01/01 2nd
Nanotechnology published patent applications in USPTO
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 5,635 Patent 2017/07/01 1st
Nanotechnology published patent applications in USPTO - (Old method)
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 19,632 Patent 2016/01/01 1st
Published patent applications in EPO
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 42,716 Patent 2017/07/01 1st
Published patent applications in USPTO
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 185,523 Patent 2017/07/01 1st
Ratio of nanotechnology patents to nano-articles
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 43.86 Patents per 100 articles 2017/07/01 2nd
Share of nanotechnology granted and published patents to total granted and published patents
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 2.57 Percent 2017/07/01 40th
Share of nanotechnology patent applications to total patent applications
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 2.59 Percent 2017/07/01 36th
Share of nanotechnology patents to total patents
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 2.54 Percent 2017/07/01 38th
Sum of nanotechnology patents in USPTO and EPO
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 4,893 Patent 2017/07/01 1st
Total patents in EPO
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 22,568 Patent 2017/07/01 1st
Total patents in USPTO
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 170,006 Patent 2017/07/01 1st
INDUSTRY
Time Quantity Unit Source Last Update Rank
GDP per Capita (ppp)
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 57,467 $ 2017/06/30 8th
Gross domestic product (GDP)
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 18,569,100.0 Million $ 2017/06/30 1st
Gross domestic product (ppp)
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 18,569,100.0 Million $ 2017/06/30 2nd
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NANOTECHNOLOGY STANDARDS
Name Universities & Research Centers Publish Year
Nanotechnologies -- Generation of metal nanoparticles for inhalation toxicity testing using the evaporation/condensation method American Society for Testing and Materials 2016
Nanotechnologies -- Characterization of nanoparticles in inhalation exposure chambers for inhalation toxicity testing American Society for Testing and Materials 2016
Standard Guide for Measurement of Particle Size Distribution of Nanomaterials in Suspension by Photon Correlation Spectroscopy (PCS) American Society for Testing and Materials 2015
Work Item: ASTM WK38731 - New Specification for ASTM Nanotechnology Environment, Health and Safety Personnel Certification Program American Society for Testing and Materials 2013
Standard Test Method for Analysis of Hemolytic Properties of Nanoparticles American Society for Testing and Materials 2013
Standard Test Method for Evaluation of the Effect of Nanoparticulate Materials on the Formation of Mouse Granulocyte-Macrophage Colonies American Society for Testing and Materials 2013
Standard Guide for Investigation/Study/Assay Tab-Delimited Format for Nanotechnologies (ISA-TAB-Nano): Standard File Format for the Submission and Exchange of Data on Nanomaterials and Characterizations American Society for Testing and Materials 2013
Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Cytotoxicity of Nanoparticulate Materials in Porcine Kidney Cells and Human Hepatocarcinoma Cells American Society for Testing and Materials 2013
Standard Guide for Handling Unbound Engineered Nanoscale Particles in Occupational Settings American Society for Testing and Materials 2013
Standard Test Method for Measurement of Airborne Metal and Metal Oxide Nanoparticle Surface Area Concentration in Inhalation Exposure Chambers using Krypton Gas Adsorption American Society for Testing and Materials 2013