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April 4th, 2010

Conference sees big future for nanotechnology

Abstract:
Paul Clayson's slide of a stripped-down automobile, showing only its wheels and power train, looked like the bones of a child's plastic model before the body had been glued on.

Some of Clayson's technology, however, may be better suited for Elroy Jetson's toy box because of its revolutionary properties.

Clayson is chairman and CEO of nCoat Inc., the Whitsett company that makes this and other products for diesel trucks, aircraft, motorcycles and performance racing.

Many of its 70 workers don't need specialized degrees to work with nanotechnology, he said. They need training, but their work requires only advanced manufacturing skills because his company's coatings are relatively simple — from a nanotech point of view.

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