Home > News > Nano-word Taxonomy
October 9th, 2005
Mike Treder: A whole lot of words begin with the nano prefix, so many that it can easily cause confusion. Let's take a look at a few of them, and try to follow an orderly approach.
Roomy cages built from DNA: Self-assembling cages are the largest standalone 3-D DNA structures yet, and could one day deliver drugs, or house tiny bioreactors or photonic devices March 13th, 2014
Advantages emerge in using nanostructured material in the forging process of mechanical components February 28th, 2014
Stirring-up atomtronics in a quantum circuit: What's so 'super' about this superfluid February 12th, 2014
Nanomotors are controlled, for the first time, inside living cells February 10th, 2014