NanoApplications Center


The NanoApplications Center at Oak Ridge National Laboratory employs state-of-the-art facilities and multidisciplinary R&D capabilities to transition the discoveries of nanoscience to innovative technologies for energy environment, and economic competitiveness.


We foster innovation of new energy-related nanotechnologies and help transform industry by enabling the responsible development of processes for mass production and application of nano-scale materials, structures, devices, and systems that provide unprecedented energy, cost, and productivity benefits.

What we do

  • Materials Processing and Fabrication
  • Characterization
  • Responsible Nanomanufacturing
  • Rapid Prototyping for Development and Deployment


  • Superconducting wires
  • Diagnostics
  • Nanofermentation
  • Nano-strengthened alloys
  • Superhydrophobic materials
  • Prosthetics

For more information

Detailed information about the NanoApplications Center and it's facilities is available on the center's website.