Nanotechnology

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Nanotechnology

The technology that controls products at the atomic or molecular state. Nanotechnology has uses in information technology, heavy industry and energy.
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A technique called scanning probe microscopy has provided valuable insight into domain wall nanophysics by measuring a material's electrical or mechanical response to a tiny, sharp-tipped probe.
He also explains and assesses opportunities for technology based on nanophysics that can help solve the world's looming energy problem.
His CAREER Award will further support the development of a Nanophysics Summer School, which will introduce nanotechnology research in physics to undergraduates as well as regional K-12 science teachers.