Nanotechnology for Dummies

Nanotechnology for Dummies

Book - 2011
Rate this:
The bestselling introductory guide on nanotechnology'now revisedand updated

The world of nanotechnology is ever changing and evolving; thisfun and friendly guide demystifies the topic for anyone interestedin how molecule-sized machines and processes affect our everydaylives. The authors begin with explaining the background ofnanotechnology and then examine industries that are affected bythis technology. Aiming to educate and simultaneously dispel commonmyths, the book explores the many nanotechnology-enabled consumerproducts available on the market today, ranging from socks to facelotion to jet skis to floor cleaners, to name a few.

Serves as a fun and friendly introduction to the fascinatingtopic of nanotechnology Discusses the various issues involving nanotechnology in theareas of environment, medicine, defense, and others Provides real-world examples of everyday nanotechnology usesuch as floor cleaners, flash memory drives, face lotion, computerprocessors, and more

Written in the accessible, humorous For Dummies style, Nanotechnology For Dummies, 2nd Edition provides aneasy-to-understand overview of nanotechnology and its real-worldimplementation.

Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, c2011.
Edition: 2nd ed.
ISBN: 9780470891919
Characteristics: xxiv, 330 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Additional Contributors: Boysen, Nancy

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at ALCO

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top