UK Policy Document


UK Nanotechnologies Strategy, Small Technologies, Great Opportunities

Policy Type Plan/ Program/ Initiative/ Roadmap
Coverage Level National


The UK’s economy and consumers will benefit from the development of nanotechnologies through Government’s support of innovation and promotion of the use of these emerging and enabling technologies in a safe, responsible and sustainable way reflecting the needs of the public, industry and academia.


R & D focus Nanochemistry
R & D focus Nano-optics and Lighting Technologies
R & D focus Nano-analytics
R & D focus Nanobiotechnology
Global challenges Climate/Energy
Global challenges Health/Nutrition and Agriculture
Global challenges Mobility
Global challenges Communications
Global challenges Security