Nanoworld without Formulae

Book description
Author(s): Yu. I. Golovin
Year: 2012
ISBN: 978-5-9963-0292-5
Pages: 543
Subject: Nanotechnology
Format: 165 x 235 mm
Cover: Hardcover

The book describes the basic ideas and principles of nanoscience and nanotechnology in a way that is understandable for pupils, students, teachers, engineers and technical workers of related sectors, representatives of social and humanitarian professions who in the near future may run into nanotechnology in their subject areas or at the household level.

The author systematizes nanoobjects, methods of their obtaining and researching, describes the major directions of nanostructures science development and the most important spheres of nanoproducts application: electronics, aerospace engineering, medicine and health, defense and national security, and consumer goods. Ethical issues and socio-economic impacts of the nanorevolution are discussed.

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