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Population (2015) : 321,418,820 (People)

GDP (2015) : 17,946,996.0 (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
2012/01/01 2012/12/31 2.79 Percent 2014/08/01 6th
HUMAN CAPITAL
Time Quantity Unit Source Last Update Rank
Population
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 321,418,820 People 2016/08/01 3rd
Researchers in R&D (per million people)
2007/01/01 2007/12/31 4,673 People 2013/07/01 8th
SCIENCE
Time Quantity Unit Source Last Update Rank
Average citation per nano-article
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 2.30 citation per article 2016/03/01 5th
Five year average citation per nano-article
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 13.91 citation per article 2017/02/04 3rd
Five year h-Index of nano-articles
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 264.00 -- 2016/07/01 1st
h-Index of nano-articles
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 42.00 -- 2016/03/01 1st
ISI indexed articles
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 389,898 Article 2017/02/03 1st
ISI indexed nano-articles
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 23,638 Article 2017/02/01 2nd
Local share in nanoscience
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 6.13 Percent 2017/01/01 59th
National priority in nanoscience
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 0.65 -- 2017/01/01 59th
Number of nano-articles per GDP(ppp)
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 1.31 Article per billion $ 2016/08/01 45th
Number of nano-articles per Million people
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 73.14 Article per million people 2016/08/01 27th
Share of international collaboration in nanoscience
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 53.56 Percent 2017/01/01 89th
Total number of citations to nano-articles
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 54,115 Citation 2016/03/01 2nd
INNOVATION
Time Quantity Unit Source Last Update Rank
Nanotechnology patents in EPO
2016/01/01 2016/12/31 577 Patent 2017/01/10 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 2017/01/10 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 2017/01/10 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 2017/01/10 1st
Nanotechnology published patent applications in USPTO - (Old method)
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 19,632 Patent 2016/01/01 1st
Ratio of nanotechnology patents to nano-articles
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 44.72 Patents per 100 articles 2015/12/31 1st
INDUSTRY
Time Quantity Unit Source Last Update Rank
GDP per Capita (ppp)
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 52,549 $ 2016/08/01 8th
Gross domestic product (GDP)
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 17,946,996.0 Million $ 2016/08/01 1st
Gross domestic product (ppp)
2015/01/01 2015/12/31 17,946,996.0 Million $ 2016/08/01 2nd
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NANOTECHNOLOGY STANDARDS
Name Organization 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