Prev Next

How Nanotechnology Works

By: Kevin Bonsor & Jonathan Strickland

Lots More Information

Related HowStuffWorks Articles

More Great Links

  • "Did you ever wonder about the invisible marvels of the nanoworld?" Berkeley Lab.
  • "Energy Producing Roads Made From Solar Cells and Glass May Be The Solution To Carbon Emissions and Climate Change."
  • "Nanotechnology." Encyclopædia Britannica. 2007. Encyclopædia Britannica Online. 11 Oct. 2007
  • "Nanotechnology: Past, Present and Future." Sage Crossroads video podcast. April 21, 2004.
  • "Nanowires form atomic switch." January 6, 2005.
  • "Nanowires within nanowires." November 8, 2002.
  • "Using Nanowires to Generate Electricity by Harvesting Energy from the Environment." September 28, 2007.
  • "What Are The Biologic Properties Of Silver Related To Wound Infection Control And Healing."
  • Chang, Kenneth. "Nanowires May Lead to Superfast Computer Chips." The New York Times. November 9, 2001.
  • Cortie, Michael B. "The Weird World of Nanoscale Gold." Gold Bulletin. Vol 37, 2004.
  • Cui, Yi. "Nanowires and Nanocrystals for Nanotechnology." Lecture at Stanford University. September 12, 2006.
  • Freitas, Jr., Robert A. "Nanotechnology, nanomedicine and nanosurgery." International Journal of Surgery. 2005.
  • Gelblum, Amit. "Self-Assembling Nanowires." The Future of Things. September 26, 2007.
  • Goldstein, Alan H. "Everything you always wanted to know about nanotechnology." October 20, 2005.
  • Kurzweil, Ray. "The Drexler-Smalley Debate on Molecular Assembly." December 1, 2003.
  • Stormer, Horst. "Small Wonders - The World of Nanoscience." Lecture. November 14, 2006.
  • Thomas, Jim, et al. "Nanotechnology." The Ecologist. May, 2003.