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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These are the smallest , most precise devices that make sense based on today ' s
science . ( Be cautious of other usages , though — some researchers have begun
to use the nano - prefix to refer to other small - scale technologies in the ...
The “ IBM ” spelled out by Donald Eigler ' s group was precise , but stable only at
temperatures 3 FIGURE 5 : WORLD ' S SMALLEST LOGO — 35 XENON ATOMS
( Courtesy of IBM Research Division ) near absolute zero — such patterns ...
Limited assembler : Assembler capable of making only certain products ; faster ,
more efficient , and less liable to abuse than a general - purpose assembler .
Molecular electronics : Any system with atomically precise electronic devices of ...
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More speculation on the implications of nanotechnology—the manufacture of objects from the atoms up—that is likely, say the authors, to profoundly alter within our lifetimes the course of modern ... Read full review
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Nanotechnology sounds like a fantasy straight out of Star Wars , but then 50 years ago so did many of the things that we take for granted today--space exploration, computer chips, organ transplants ... Read full review
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