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New York City Research Initiative

Learning Units Developed by Mike Yeksel (New Jersey Institute of Technology)

Nanotechnology Presentation

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Objectives:

  • Understanding and control of matter at dimensions of 1 to 100 nanometers
  • Ultimate aim: design and assemble any structure atom by atom - molecular manufacturing

Nanotechnology Background and Sample Problems

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Nanotechnology and nanomanufacturing are new disciplines, and as such, they require efforts in many traditional disciplines of physics, biology, mathematics and chemistry. The activities and exercises presented here are diverse and give some introduction to the problems and the knowledge required to advance our research in nanoworld.

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