Unbounding the future: the nanotechnology revolution
A comprehensive, easy-to-understand handbook that explains what nanotechnology is and how it will revolutionize life in the future. The world's leading expert in the field, Drexler also examines the spectacular accomplishments that might result from a breakthrough: elimination of disease and pollution. 20 illustrations.
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TECHNOLOGIES REVISITED Molecules matter because matter is made of
molecules, and everything from air to flesh to ... The idea of nanotechnology
begins with the idea of a molecular assembler, a device resembling an industrial
robot arm ...
A molecular manipulator of this kind would guide chemical reactions by
positioning molecules, like a slow, simple, but enormous assembler. (In our
standard simulation view, where a molecular-assembler arm fits in a room, the
AFM apparatus ...
Molecular Construction Machines These advances in software and chemical
synthesis let the U. Lill team tackle the task of building a primitive version of a
molecular assembler. Although they couldn't build anything as complex as a ...
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