Ethics & Policy

Ethics and Policy

The ethical considerations of nanotechnology are an ongoing area of concern. The general public are not always made aware of the facts behind the myths.

Nanotechnology contributes to society as a whole. 

Nanoparticles based on biomimetic systems can be used to clean up waste. 

Nanotechnology will impact how food is grown and processed. This is important as increasing population and pollution levels start to affect current food chains.

Our research

Our research interest include the social and ethical implications of medical nano-biotechnology. 

Another example is public involvement and engagement in nanotechnology.