Niasar told IRNA that the country stood 60th on
the global list and sixth among Muslim countries for nanotechnology development
He said that Iran's research in the field during the post-Islamic Revolution era cannot be compared with that before the Islamic Revolution.
He added that Iranian scientists published more than 1,100 ISI articles in nano field over the past seven years and more than 10 universities of the country are now involved in the nano-related sciences and technology.
The top nano researcher said by mid-September, about 2,250 MA and Ph.D. theses were compiled and hundreds of scientific and specialized meetings were held on the issue.
He added that dozens of websites have been set up and more than 400 research projects have been conducted by Iranian university lecturers.
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