A nanotechnology roadmapping study for the Turkish defense industry

Aydogdu A., Burmaoglu S., Saritas O., ÇAKIR S.

FORESIGHT, vol.19, no.4, pp.354-375, 2017 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 19 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1108/fs-06-2017-0020
  • Journal Name: FORESIGHT
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.354-375
  • Keywords: Nanotechnology, Defense, Military, Bibliometric analysis, Defense industry, Roadmapping, RESEARCH-AND-DEVELOPMENT, EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES, 4TH GENERATION, WAR EVOLVES, SCIENCE, TRENDS, ENERGY
  • Middle East Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose - Technologies are constantly developed to address new demands and provide further opportunities. Owing to a number of potential application areas of nanotechnologies within this sector, the purpose of this study is to take defense as a case and propose a strategic roadmap for the use of nanotechnologies in the Turkish Defense Industry.