Nanotechnology is the technology of building devices, such as electronic circuits, from single atoms and molecules. Nano means "small", of the order 10-9m, so Nanotechnology is (among other things) generally a conversation about new science that creates machines the size of molecules.
a technology executed on the scale of less than 100 nanometers, the goal of which is to control individual atoms and molecules, especially to create computer chips and other microscopic devices.
Nanotechnology is a term for devices and chemicals engineered at the nanometer scale. Broadly, it encompasses two separate ideas:
"Molecular nanotechnology" is the assembly of structures to complex, atomic specifications by means of mechanosynthesis.
"Nanoscale materials" encompasses any manipulation of matter at lengths from 1 to 100 nm, but often includes things on the micrometer scale.
Nanotechnology refers to the smallest scale of the engineering, not necessarily the size of the finished product.
Nanotechnology (sometimes shortened to "nanotech") is the manipulation of matter on an atomic and molecular scale. The earliest, widespread description of nanotechnology referred to the particular technological goal of precisely manipulating atoms and molecules for fabrication of macroscale products, also now referred to as molecular nanotechnology. A more generalized description of nanotechnology was subsequently established by the National Nanotechnology Initiative, which defines nanotechnology as the manipulation of matter with at least one dimension sized from 1 to 100 nanometers. This definition reflects the fact that quantum mechanical effects are important at this quantum-realm scale, and so the definition shifted from a particular technological goal to a research category inclusive of all types of research and technologies that deal with the special properties of matter that occur below the given size threshold. It is therefore common to see the plural form "nanotechnologies" as well as "nanoscale technologies" to refer to the broad range of research and applications whose common trait is size. Because of the variety of potential applications (including industrial and military), governments have invested billions of dollars in nanotechnology research.
nano refers to something that is of the order 10-9. A nano-meter is therefore a very small unit of length. Nano technology refers to very small machines, small enough to work at a cellular or even molecular level. Check out the SF story Blood Music by Greg Bear.
Nanotechnology is the the branch of technology that deals with dimensions and tolerances of less than 100 nanometers, esp. the manipulation of individual atoms and molecules. (The definition from my dictionary) In my words, Technologies that deal with how things behave when they are very small. VERY small. A nanometer (nm) is one BILLIONTH of a meter. Wow! One strand of hair is about 100,000 nm. For more information, vist http://www.futureforall.org/nanotechnology/nanotechnology.htm I hope this is what you were looking for!
i need some information of nanotechnology and how it is useful in the field of medicine. then what is stem cell nanotechnology and what is the application of stem cell nanotechnology.
Nature Nanotechnology was created in 2006.
nanotechnology is high demand in India or in usa.
Nanotechnology is a bunch of tiny robots.
No, the integrated circuits that make an iPad are not considered nanotechnology.
Google Ngram viewer has the word "Nanotechnology" first being mentioned in literature in 1968
London Centre for Nanotechnology was created in 2003.
Center for Responsible Nanotechnology was created in 2002.
Nanotechnology is incredibly expensive to produce. Naturally this will mean that nanotechnology will eventually lead to a global monetary crisis.
Nanotechnology works in two different ways, the world of molecules and the world of atoms. the two are as small as one nanometer, which is one billionth of a meter. Nanotechnology was first mentioned in the 1860's by James Clerk Maxwell in a tiny experiment called "Maxwell Demons" that was able to handle individual molecules. Nanotechnology has also been used for cancer cures and research and water nanotechnology. Nanotechnology can be used in a classification system invented by Richard Adolf Zsigmondy. He also did the first observations and measurements on nanotechnology. This is the opinoin on how Nanotechnology works.
Nanotechnology is a relatively new science and all of the advantages are not yet known.
None yet. Nanotechnology has not developed to the point that it can cure anything.
Russell Berrie Nanotechnology Institute was created in 2005.
A basic definition: Nanotechnology is the engineering of functional systems at the molecular scale.
Ben Rogers has written: 'Nanotechnology' -- subject(s): Textbooks, Nanotechnology
Nanotechnology backwards... -_-
nanotechnology is used in chemistry to enter the human body and get rid of the desease it was programed to get rid of
Unwise use of nanotechnology can be very dangerous..could cause bad reactions on different experiments.
Robots are large and nanotechnology is very, very small. They are 2 different things
Nanotechnology deals with extremely small things.
Material Science is the best suitable course for Nanotechnology. However, some another courses are also suitable for Nanotechnology such are as Biomedical Science, Genetic Science, Microbiology etc....