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May 27th, 2006

Atom Assembler

Abstract:
... they've converted this tool into an atom bulldozer that can move atoms from place to place. Bob Celotta is a physicist at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Maryland. He and Joe Stroscio are taking the atom bulldozer further. They're teaching a computer to assemble just a few atoms into "nanostructures" such as circles or triangles.

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