This report includes fifth major chapters. The first chapter deals with quantitative and qualitative analysis of ISI-indexed nano-articles published in 2016. The second chapter studies innovation status in the field of nanotechnology according to patents and published patent applications in the following two patent offices: United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and European Patent Office (EPO), and the third to fifth chapters present statistics and information on StatNano databanks, namely nanotechnology events in 2016, active research organizations in nanotechnology publications, and nanotechnology products database (NPD).
Finally, various references and publications cited to StatNano statistics in the recent years have been listed, among which the most important ones are science report prepared by UNESCO or an article published in Nature Nanotechnology.
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