Nanotechnology Project


Nanotechnologies Roundtable with Dr. Andrew Maynard

Dr. Maynard discusses his experience and work, nanotechnology basics, regulatory issues, and potential and environmental and health concerns.

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources recently hosted a roundtable discussion with Dr. Andrew Maynard, Chief Science Advisor, Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington, D.C. Discussion topics include Dr. Maynard’s experience and current role; ‘nanotechnology’ basics and definitions; manufacturing process and opportunities; regulatory status; potential environmental and health concerns; and more.

View the video here.