If you are here to learn, we have some great recommendations from our blog itself as there are some posts right here that are written specifically to teach you about some key techniques and concepts we use in the world of nanotechnology and the environment!
1. The Basics
To learn some key concepts about nanotechnology, first try these posts:
2. Key Techniques
Check out these posts to learn about some key instruments we use in our labs to understand the world of nanotechnology:
3. Some Special Materials
The posts below describe some special nanomaterials that we study everyday to understand how they might behave in our bodies or in the environment, or to find ways to use them to benefit our health or the environment.
4. Additional reading: some cool concepts
Here are some posts we think you will enjoy after tackling the ones above. These cover some important issues related to nanomaterials and the environment or health:
And if you are interested in learning more about life cycle assessment (LCA), these additional posts were made for you!
About the Author: Dr. Marina Vance is the associate director for VTSuN: Virginia Tech’s Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology and a research scientist of the Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science (ICTAS) at Virginia Tech. She is also the deputy director of NCE2NI: The Virginia Tech National Center for Earth and Environmental Nanotechnology Infrastructure.
Follow her on Twitter: @marinavance