Introduction to Nanoscience and Nanotechnology by Chris Binns
Call Number: QC 176.8 .N35 B56 2010
Publication Date: 2010-06-16
Introduction to Nanoscience and Nanotechnology explains nanotechnology to an audience that does not necessarily have a scientific background. It covers all aspects, including the new areas of biomedical applications and the use of nanotechnology to probe the "quantum vacuum." After discussing the present state of the art in nanotechnology, the book makes estimates of where these technologies are going and what will be possible in the future.
Nanoethics by Patrick Lin; James Moor; Fritz Allhoff; John Weckert; Mihail C. Roco (Foreword by)
Call Number: T 174.7 .N373199 2007
Publication Date: 2007-08-17
Nanotechnology will eventually impact every area of our world Nanoethics seeks to examine the potential risks and rewards of applications of nanotechnology. This up-to-date anthology gives the reader an introduction to and basic foundation in nanotechnology and nanoethics, and then delves into near-, mid-, and far-term issues.
Radical Abundance by K. Eric Drexler
Call Number: T 174.7 .D745 2013
Publication Date: 2013-05-07
Radical Abundance, explores how rapid scientific progress is about to change our world. Thanks to atomically precise manufacturing, we will soon have the power to produce radically more of what people want, and at a lower cost. The result will shake the very foundations of our economy and environment.