To access to a definition, a translation or a keyword: the "Google like" search engine ! You will find three different categories of glossaries:
The first category concern translations (English to French) of the keywords met during the reading of articles. The definitions do not aim to cover all dimensions of the words, but are defined according to the context in which they were read. Their cover the fields defined through our bibliography. The two main sources of information are the large French terminological dictionary of the Quebec Office and the free encyclopaedia wikipedia .
The second one concern Concepts , IT collects the definitions of keys concepts being mobilized thought studies of the nanotechnological Clusters and the dynamics of territorial diffusion of the nanosciences and the nanotechnologies. These definitions do not claim the whole literature of this Field.
The last category concerns a set of definitions, concepts, or names (actors, institutions), relating to intellectual property and patents. Through our research, we are regularly using large patent databases. You will find in this glossary, concepts and actors, that we clarified the definitions or acronyms.