Nano-object with all three external dimensions in the nanoscale
Reference : ISO/TS 27687:2008
Particle of any shape with dimensions in the 1 × 10–9 and 1 × 10–7 m range.
Reference : IUPAC Recommendations
The indicator shows the number of nanotechnology patents applications published (but not yet granted) in USPTO. According to ISO/TS 18110 (First Edition 2015-08-15), the definition of nanotechnology patents is “patents that include at least one claim related to nanotechnology or patents classified with an IPC classification code related to nanotechnology such as B82.