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Title: Ball-bearing for the 21st Century
Url: http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/indepth/18719
Publisher: Nanotechweb.org
Description: In this "In Depth" article from Nanotechweb, Edwin Cartlidge makes comparisons between new quantum discoveries in the 21st century and the ball-bearing inventions in the 20th century. The article provides a brief introduction into quantum dots, and focuses on quantum dots manufactured by the company Nanoco. Readers can learn why scientists believe the particles can be utilized in medicine, security, and electronics.
LC Classification: Technology -- Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering -- Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering -- Electronics -- Microelectronics. Integrated circuits -- Quantum dots
Technology -- Mechanical engineering and machinery -- Machinery exclusive of prime movers -- Bearings -- General and metallic bearings -- Antifriction devices. Ball and roller bearings
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Engineering
Science -- Technology
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Professional Formation
Students
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Technical School First Cycle
University First Cycle
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2008-06-04 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2008-06-03 14:46:57 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Topic in Depth
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Resource URL Clicks: 35
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