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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Students were then asked to mark an 'X' somewhere along a given line to show how interested they were in a career as a nanoscientist.
Norman Osborn is a military nanoscientist developing "human performance enhancers" that enter a soldier's body by "vapor inhalation," conferring an "eight-hundred per cent increase in strength" along with side effects of "violence, aggression .
Distinguished Professor and bionanoscientist, have assembled an eminent team of nanoscientists, professional services specialists, and corporate/financial development experts.
For nanoscientists, engineers, and graduate students, Hsu (National Taiwan U.
Liang, Jung and other nanoscientists are coming up with a new way to build really small things without the need for such high heat and without the help of the expensive robots.
Nanoscientists manipulate materials at what is called the nanoscale, from about 1 to 100 nanometers.
Other nanoscientists are working on a customized molecule to dust the site of brain surgery.
Colleges and departments are experimenting in educating truly interdisciplinary nanoscientists and engineers, with new courses, lab rotations, and two or more faculty mentors in different disciplines.
Some nanoscientists wonder how safe it is to move forward with a radical technology that's not yet fully understood.
Although existing nanoscale products like powders, coatings and crystals are lucrative (and stimulate a race for new patents), the true breakthrough will occur when nanoscientists can encourage directed self-assembly at the nanoscale, and when so-called universal assemblers are developed.
Consider some of the possibilities that nanoscientists have put forth: