Keywords: nanopowders, nanodiamonds, fullerenes, carbon nanotubes, thin films, nanowires, channel angular pressing, quantum size effects, porous silicon, porous Al2O3, self-organised structures, field emission displays, nanomaterials, nanotechnology, Belaurus, mechanical alloying, nanodevices
State-of-the-art and prospects of nanomaterials, nanotechnologies and nanodevices development in Belarus
State-of-the-art and prospects of nanomaterials development in Belarus are discussed. Also included are the mechanical alloying in attritors, equal channel angular pressing, thin films, nanowires, fullerenes, carbon nanotubes, nanodiamonds of detonation synthesis, diagnostics of nanoobjects, etc. The basic directions of R&D under the State Programme 'Nanomaterials and Nano-technologies' of 2003–2005 and trends in nanoelectronics are included.