"Nanotechnology" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The development and use of techniques to study physical phenomena and construct structures in the nanoscale size range or smaller.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Nanotechnology".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Nanotechnology".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Nanotechnology" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Nanotechnology" was a major or minor topic of these publication.