Unbounding the Future: The Nanotechnology Revolution
Explains how nanotechnology--the ability to create new compounds by altering molecules--may eliminate disease and pollution, and revolutionize industry
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The nearest block is about a hundred marble - bumps wide , so it must contain
something like 100 x 100 x 100 atoms , a full million . This block looks strangely
familiar , with its rods , crank , and the rest . It ' s a nanocomputer - or rather , a ...
motions in the spring ( usually optically ) , and the spring moves up and down
whenever the tip is dragged over an atom on the surface . The tip “ feels ” the
surface just like a fingertip in the simulated molecular world . The AFM was
invented by ...
CAN PROXIMAL PROBES MOVE ATOMS WITH COMPLETE PRECISION ?
Foster ' s group succeeded in pinning single molecules to a surface , but they
couldn ' t control the results — the position and orientationprecisely . In April 1990
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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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