Printer friendly

What does NNI stand for?

NNI stands for National Nanotechnology Initiative

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
  • Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.

See other definitions of NNI

Other Resources:
We have 78 other meanings of NNI in our Acronym Attic

Samples in periodicals archive:

4) NNI Updates Nanotechnology Research Strategy The multiagency National Nanotechnology Initiative has released an updated strategy document that identifies key environmental, health, and safety research needs in regards to engineered nanomaterials (ENMs) and the products that contain them.
75 Paperback T174 In 2007, the National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, which oversees the US National Nanotechnology Initiative, asked the National Research Council to review its publication Strategy for Nanotechnology-Related Environmental, Health, and Safety Research.
National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) that was first funded in 2,000 with $500 million dedicated to nanotechnology research.
The National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) defines nanotechnology as, "the understanding and control of matter at dimensions of roughly 1 to 100 nanometers, where unique phenomena enable novel applications.
In the United States, the effort is led by the National Science Foundation's National Nanotechnology Initiative, which has invested hundreds of millions of dollars in nanotech research since its creation in 2001.