Nanotechnology for Dummies
Edition: 2nd 2011
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Description: The bestselling introductory guide on nanotechnology?now revised and updated The world of nanotechnology is ever changing and evolving; this fun and friendly guide demystifies the topic for anyone interested in how molecule-sized machines and processes affect our everyday lives. The authors begin with explaining the background of nanotechnology and then examine industries that are affected by this technology. Aiming to educate and simultaneously dispel common myths, the book explores the many nanotechnology-enabled consumer products available on the market today, ranging from socks to face lotion to jet skis to floor cleaners, to name a few. Serves as a fun and friendly introduction to the fascinating topic of nanotechnology Discusses the various issues involving nanotechnology in the areas of environment, medicine, defense, and others Provides real-world examples of everyday nanotechnology use such as floor cleaners, flash memory drives, face lotion, computer processors, and more Written in the accessible, humorous For Dummies style, Nanotechnology For Dummies, 2nd Edition provides an easy-to-understand overview of nanotechnology and its real-world implementation.
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $17.99
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Limited
Publication date: 8/5/2011
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
|Introduction to Nanotechnology Concepts|
|Who's Doing What?|
|Building Blocks: Nanomaterials|
|Putting Nanotechnology to Work|
|Nanotechnology in Your House and Car|
|When Nano Gets Personal|
|Changing the Way We Do Medicine|
|Saving Energy with Nano|
|Improving the Environment|
|Star Wars: Nano in Space and Defense|
|Nanotechnology and People|
|Nano Ethics, Safety, and Regulations|
|Making Nano Work for You: Education and Careers|
|The Part of Tens|
|Top Ten Nano Web Sites|
|Ten Nano Universities|
|Ten Interesting Nano Research Labs|