Nanotechnology and Global Security

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Connections: The Quarterly Journal, Volume 15, Issue 2, p.31-47 (2016)

Keywords:

cyber-physical systems, dual use, key enabling technology, prevention, research policy

Abstract:

Nanotechnology enables new solutions with numerous civilian and military applications. This paper provides an introduction to nano­technology as a strategic research and industry field, presents trends with key potential impact and examines related policy and security implica­tions. In lieu of conclusion, the author provides a number of policy con­siderations in regard to the security application of nanotechnology.

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