Ireland Policy Document

Ireland’s Nanotechnology Commercialisation Framework

2010 - 2014
Policy Type Strategy
Coverage Level National


  • Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation


R & D focus Materials
R & D focus Interface/surface Science and Catalysis
R & D focus Fundamental Physical and Chemical Phenomena and Processes at the Nanometre Scale
R & D focus Components, Systems and Complex Processes on the Basis of N&N
R & D focus Ethical, Legal and Societal aspects
R & D focus Synthesis, Manipulation and Fabrication; Characterisation; Theory and Modelling
Priority sector Energy and the Environment
Priority sector ICT and Microsystems
Priority sector Health and Biotechnology
Priority sector Ocean and Food