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February 5th, 2006

The 'nano' frontier

Abstract:
Mihail C. Roco: In the next 30 years, we may experience more technological advances - from nanoscale manufacturing, medicine, education and leisure - than the amazing progress realized during all of the 20th century. Research at the nano level will teach us how to build new materials and tiny structures by assembling atoms or molecules with high precision instead of the more conventional approach of sculpting parts from pre-existing materials.

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