NQCG help governments, research institutes, industry organisations and financial institutions to think systematically about the future.

NQCG develop nanotechnology ontologies to assist academic, industry and government Security, Energy, Environment, Materials, Chemicals, Agriculture, Food, Medical, Electronics, Automobile, Aerospace and Defence area stakeholders communicate effectively and efficiently on national and global scales.

NQCG continuously monitor emerging trends at the international and national level to identify emerging risk behaviours in strategic fields of nanotechnology development. Through use of sophisticated methodologies and analytics tools we understand how, when and where the latest nanotechnological achievements occurs, their applications and potential implications.

NQCG analytics tools are used for

  • Horizon Scanning
  • Risk Analysis
  • Foresight Projects
  • Strategy and Market Development

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NQCG's primary research interest is the realization of quantum simulators capable of complex computations in the fields of nanoscience and continuum mechanics.


NQCG is developing an open semantic e-infrastructure system and international collaborative environment for open-source research, standardization and innovation in future and emerging convergent technologies and the integration of state-of-the-art techniques of ontology design.