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Nanotechnology research in the US agri-food sectoral system of innovation: toward sustainable development
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-01-17)
Nanotechnology, the scientific study of manipulating matter on an atomic scale (1 to 100 nanometers) that provides new properties in materials and devices had received considerable research attention and public funding ...
Nanotechnology enterprise in the United States: structure and location
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2006-04-12)
This thesis investigates the structure and location of the nanotechnology enterprise in the United States. Nanotechnology merits focus because of the high degree of innovative activity associated with it and due to its ...
Resource Spillover from Academia to High Tech Industry: Evidence from New Nanotechnology-Based Firms in the U.S.
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-10-12)
The role of universities in supporting economic development has been explored in numerous studies emphasizing the mechanisms of technology transfer and knowl-edge spillover. However, in addition to these forms of intellectual ...
The US - China scientific collaboration, knowledge moderation, and China's rise in nanotechnology
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-05-18)
In the emerging knowledge economy, scientific pursuit in the form of international collaboration has escalated. Studies consistently report that such collaboration, which has been intensifying in the last several decades, ...
Collaboration patterns and patenting in nanotechnology: exploring gender distinctions
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-05-08)
Drawing upon the research on gender in science (especially gender and publication and patent productivity), social network studies, and social studies of interdisciplinary research and nanotechnology, this dissertation ...