Nanocosm : nanotechnology and the big changes comming from the inconceivably small / by Willia Illsey AtkinsonMaterial type: TextPublication details: New Delhi : Amacom, 2005cDescription: 306 p. : ill. ; 24 cmISBN: 0814472774 (pbk)Subject(s): NanotechnologyDDC classification: 620.5
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"In Nanocosm, Atkinson takes readers into the incredibly complex, yet equally beautiful world of nanotechnology. Atkinson distinguishes hype and speculation from the amazing reality of what truly is possible through nanotechnology in our very immediate future: cell-sized computers triggered by single electrons rather than millions ... microchips that contain the diagnostic capability of full-sized medical labs ..