Home > News > Nano World: Nanotech tools a $700M market
July 20th, 2005
Nano World: Nanotech tools a $700M market
Charles Q. Choi: The instruments and tools needed to work on the nanoscale could, even when excluding the semiconductor industry, will form a $700 million market by 2008, experts told UPI's Nano World.
"Analysts have compared instruments for nanotechnology to shovels for the gold rush," said Nathan Tinker, co-founder and executive vice president of the NanoBusiness Alliance in New York City. The atomic-force microscope "is the granddaddy of nanotechnology tools."
MRI, on a molecular scale: Researchers develop system that could one day peer into the atomic structure of individual molecules April 20th, 2014
Oxford Instruments Asylum Research Introduces the MFP-3D InfinityTM AFM Featuring Powerful New Capabilities and Stunning High Performance April 18th, 2014
More effective kidney stone treatment, from the macroscopic to the nanoscale April 17th, 2014
Aerotech X-Y ball-screw stage for economical high performance Planar positioning April 16th, 2014