By G. Timp (auth.), Gregory Timp (eds.)
Miniaturization has revolutionized human affairs by way of making attainable reasonably cheap built-in digital circuits constituted of units and wires with sub-micrometer dimensions. those built-in circuits are actually ubiquitous, controlling every little thing from our autos to our toasters. endured miniaturization, past sub-micrometer dimensions, turns out most probably. And so we're forced to discover technological know-how and know-how on a brand new, but smaller scale: the nanometer scale. This quantity is a survey of the equipment and technological know-how of the nanometer scale. Its twenty-two contributing authors, drawn from many alternative disciplines together with atomic physics, microelectronics, polymer chemistry, and bio-physics, delineate the process present examine and articulate a imaginative and prescient for the advance of the nanometer frontiers in electronics, mechanics, chemistry, magnetics, fabrics, and biology. They demonstrate a global thirty years therefore the place cars are smaller than the diameter of a human hair; the place single-celled organisms are programmed to manufacture fabrics with nanometer precision; the place unmarried atoms are used for computation, and the place quantum chaos is the norm. aimed toward the extent of comprehension of at the least a junior- or senior- point undergraduate technology (biology, chemistry, physics, or engineering) pupil, the ebook presents a survey of advancements in the breadth of the nanotechnology box. The e-book is therefore meant for either scholars and researchers in tunneling microscopy, polymer chemistry, bio-physics, atomic physics, electric engineering, mechanical engineering, fabrics technological know-how, condensed topic physics, biology, lithography, and chaos. Mathematical derivations were minimized, yet no longer eliminted. The booklet includes many illustrations, a few in color.
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