Chapter 23. From the Lab to the Marketplace: Managing Nanotechnology Responsibly

  1. Nigel M. de S. Cameron Ph.D. Director President Research Professor Associate Dean2 and
  2. M. Ellen Mitchell Ph.D. Director Senior Fellow Fellow3
  1. Vivian Weil Ph.D. Director Professor Member

Published Online: 22 JAN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470165874.ch23

Nanoscale: Issues and Perspectives for the Nano Century

Nanoscale: Issues and Perspectives for the Nano Century

How to Cite

Weil, V. (2007) From the Lab to the Marketplace: Managing Nanotechnology Responsibly, in Nanoscale: Issues and Perspectives for the Nano Century (eds N. M. d. S. Cameron and M. E. Mitchell), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470165874.ch23

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Center on Nanotechnology and Society, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois, USA

  2. 3

    Institute of Psychology, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Author Information

  1. Center for the Study of Ethics in the Professions, Illinois Institute of Technology, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JAN 2007
  2. Published Print: 10 AUG 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470084199

Online ISBN: 9780470165874

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Keywords:

  • managing nanotechnology responsibly;
  • Real-Time Technology Assessment model testing;
  • public, nanospecialist-nanoinsider interaction

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • On-the-Ground Nanodevelopments

  • Rationale for Concentrating on Responsible Management: Public Trust

  • Responsibility in Research

  • Translation to the Marketplace

  • Experiments in Public Engagement

  • Conclusions