ISBN10: 0446679569 ISBN13: 9780446679565 Contributors: Fritz, Sandy; Roukes, Michael L. (Foreword); Scientific American Magazine Publisher: Grand Central Pub Published: Dec 1 2002 Pages: 160 Weight: 0.10lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
Taken from the Greek, nano means 'one billionth part of' a whole; or very, very small. Nanotechnology is the next step after miniaturization. This book explores the cutting edge of a new technology that will find usage in almost every single aspect of modern society.