CNS Publications Library


  • Brock, D. (Forthcoming). Alternate Materialities of Microcircuitry. IEEE Annals of the History of Computing.
  • Copeland, L., & Smith E. R. A. N. (Forthcoming). Political Consumerism: Citizen Activism in Response to Climate Change and other Environmental Problems. In Wolinsky-Nahmias, Y. (Eds.),. Climate Change Policy and the Role of Society. Washington, D.C: CQ Press.
  • Eisler, M. N. (Forthcoming). Overpotential: Fuel Cells, Futurism, and the Making of a Power Panacea. Piscataway, NJ: Rutgers University Press.
  • Kay, L., Newman N., Youtie J., Porter A., & Rafols I. (Forthcoming). Patent Overlay Mapping: Visualizing Technological Distance. Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology.
  • Kay, L., Youtie J., & Shapira P. (Forthcoming). Signs of Things to Come? What Intellectual Property Submissions Say About Corporate Strategies in Emerging Technologies. Technology Forecasting and Social Change.
  • Kay, L., & Youtie J. (Forthcoming). Corporate Strategies in Emergin Technologies: The Case of Chinese Firms and Energy Storage-Related Nanotechnology Applications. In Konrad, K., Coenen C., Dijkstra A., Milburn C., & van Lente H. (Eds.),. Shaping Emerging Technologies: Governance, Innovation, Discourse. Berlin, Germany: IOS Press / AKA.
  • Lau, E. Z., Foladori G., Appelbaum R. P., & Figueroa E. (Forthcoming). Empresas nanotecnológicas en México: hacia un primer inventario. CIAD Estudios Sociales Magazine, (12)(42).
  • Lécuyer, C., & Choi H. (Forthcoming). How Did Semiconductor Firms Manage Technological Uncertainty?. La Revue d'Histoire Moderne at Contemporaine.
  • Maldonado, J., Shearer C., & Bronen R. (Forthcoming). Climate Change, Displacement and Tribal Communities: Road Map for Adaptation Policies. Climactic Change.
  • Newfield, C., & Boudreaux D. (Forthcoming). Learning From Solyndra: Filling Gaps in the US Innovation System. In Ramani, Shyama, V. (Eds.),. What's In It for Emerging Countries. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Parker, R., & Appelbaum R. P. (Forthcoming). Emerging Economies, Emerging Technologies: Can Technology Make a Difference in Development? Routledge.
  • Satterfield, T. A., Conti J. A., Harthorn B. H., & Pidgeon N. (Forthcoming). Early Warnings Across Malleable Perceptions of Nanotechnologies: Risk, Benefit, Betrayal and Trust.
  • Walsh, J. (Forthcoming). The Impact of Foreign-Born Scientists and Engineers on American Nanoscience Research. Science and Public Policy.
  • Zúñiga, H., Copeland L., & Bimber B. (Forthcoming). Political Consumerism: Civic Engagement and the Social Media Connection. New Media & Society.


  • Lau, E. Z., Frederick S., & Foladori G. (2014). Twelve years of nanoscience and nanotechnology publications in Mexico. Journal of Nanopartical Research, (16)(2193). doi: 10.1007/s11051-013-2193-1
  • Motoyama, Y., Cong C., & Appelbaum R. P. (2014). Observing regional divergence in Chinese nanotechnology centers. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, (81), (pp. 11-21).


  • Appelbaum, R. P. (2013). Innovative and Responsible Governance of Converging Technologies. In Roco, M. (Eds.),. Innovative and Responsible Governance of Converging Technologies. OECD Workshop Report on Bridging the Divide Between Policy, Practice and Research on Public Engagement on Nanotechnologies.
  • Beaudrie, C., Kandlikar M., & Satterfield T. A. (2013). "UBC SDM Risk Workshop summary. CNS Report Center for Nanotechnology in Society - UCSB. Retrieved from
  • Beaudrie, C., Kandlikar M., & Satterfield T. A. (2013). From Cradle-to-Grave at the Nanoscale: Gaps in US Regulatory Oversight along the Nanomaterial Life Cycle. Environmental Science & Technology, (47)(11), (pp. 5524-5534). doi: 10.1021/es303591x
  • Beaudrie, C., Satterfield T. A., Kandlikar M., & Harthorn B. H. (2013). Expert Views on regulatory preparedness for managing the risks of nanotechnologies. PLOS One. Retrieved from
    doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0080250
  • Becker, S. (2013). Nanotechnology in the marketplace: how the nanotechnology industry views risk. Journal of Nanoparticle Research, (15)(1426), (pp. 1-13). doi: 10.1007/s11051-013-1426-7
  • Cao, C., Appelbaum R. P., & Parker R. (2013). Research is High and the Market is Far Away - Commercialization of Nanotechnology in China. Technology in Society, (35), (pp. 55-64).
  • Cherry, C., Hopfe C., MacGillivray B., & Pidgeon N. (2013). Media discourses of low carbon housing: The marginalisation of social and behvioural dimensions within the British broadsheet press. Public Understanding of Science. Retrieved from
    doi: 10.1177/0963662513512442
  • Copeland, L. (2013). Value Change and Political Action: Postmaterialism, Environmentalism, and Political Consumerism. American Politics Research. doi: 10.1177/153267X13494235
  • Copeland, L. (2013). Conceptualizing Political Consumerism: How Citizenship Norms Shape Boycotting and Buycotting. Political Studies. doi: 10.1111/1467-9284.12067