Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Olympiad is the title of an activity which was initiated by Iran. The goals of this program are summarized as follows:
• Contribute to the stabilization of trained manpower in the field of Nanotechnology
• Identifying top talent students and propelling them to the new field of technologies
• Contribute to the pioneering of Islamic Republic of Iran in Nanotechnology-based training
4 Student Nanotechnology Olympiad Courses were held in two stages as a nationwide theory test in the first stage, and an academic camp for the winners of the first stage in the second stage and the final winners presented based on the second stages tests.
The scientific camp was held in Petroleum Industry Research Institute in the first two courses of Olympiad and it was held in Iranian Research Organization for Science and Technology in the third and fourth courses of Olympiad. Furthermore, the students visited Nanotechnology research and specialized centers.
Holding Nanotechnology simulation courses by experienced teachers of the course is the other part of scientific camp of the second stage which the evaluation results are also considered in selecting the Olympiad’s top members.