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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Nanotechnology Quality Manager: Nanotech knowledge workers will possess the skills required to perform quality control for nanotech industry projects.
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As manufacturing methods are perfected and scaled up, nanotechnology is expected to soon pervade, and often revolutionize, virtually every sector of industrial activity, from electronics to warfare, from medicine to agriculture, from the energy we use to drive our cars and light our homes to the water we drink and the food we eat.
Next, we will learn that nanotechnology can be used to buttress our decaying infrastructure, raise our children's SAT scores, maintain a pleat in our trousers.
In congressional testimony on May 12, 1999, the Nobel Prize-winning chemist Richard Smalley argued that "the impact of nanotechnology on health, wealth, and the standard of living for people will be at least the equivalent of the combined influences of microelectronics, medical imaging, computer-aided engineering, and manmade polymers in this century.
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Still, the advantages of nanotechnology are so extraordinary that there's substantial reason to push ahead even if nothing's inevitable.
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The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is particularly interested in the possibilities that nanotechnology presents to the field of biomedicine.
What you're describing with the phrase molecular nanotechnology is a completely different approach which rests on the principle that your first building block is the molecule itself.