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December 11th, 2008

Will Nanotechnology Transform IT?

Abstract:
Even though it has already bringing in radical changes in the fields of healthcare, textile, paint, rubber, automobile industries, but lately also seeing advances on the IT front.

Talking to CXOtoday, Ashok Kumar Manoli, principal secretary IT, BT & Science & Technology, Government of Karnataka said, "Without doubt, nanotechnology is making rapid advances in the IT industry since IT is one of the defining features of today's world. Nano has made advances in IT even if it is not directly related."

Recently, IBM researchers have created transistors out of carbon nanotubes that can outperform similar silicon transistors, a development that helps build the case that carbon may one day become a building block of computing.

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