Nanotechnology
The Next Very Big (Small) Thing

By ALEKHYA.K

CONTENTS  Introduction To Nanotechnology  Nanotechnology In Today's Life  Advantages Of Nanotechnology  Disadvantages Of Nanotechnology  Future Of Nanotechnology .

What Is Nanotechnology .

What is Nanotechnology? Nanotechnology is the art and science of manipulating matter at the nanoscale .

How Small Is Nanoscale .

1x105 nm .How Small Is Nanoscale? A nanometer is ± one billionth of a meter DNA Sample: Approx. 2 nm Human Hair: Approx.

How Small Is Nanoscale? .

Who Cares About Nanotechnology .

.Who Cares About Nanotechnology ? We All Should Care! ± Because it can bring revolution in the current industrialization and manufacturing processes.

Who Cares About Nanotechnology ? .

Applications Of Nanotechnology .

Applications Of Nanotechnology Electronics: ± Nano Transistors ± Nano Diodes ± OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode) .

) ± Plasma Displays ± Quantum Computers .Applications Of Nanotechnology Electronics(contd.

Applications Of Nanotechnology Energy: ± Batteries ± Fuel Cells ± Solar Cells .

Applications Of Nanotechnology Materials: ± Nano Tubes ± Aerogel ± Nano Particles .

Applications Of Nanotechnology Life Sciences: ± Targeted Drug Delivery ± Artificial Retina ± Tissue Regeneration .

Advantages .

we can create unique materials and products which are: ± Stronger ± Lighter ± Durable ± Precise .Advantages Material With NT.

Advantages Industrial ± Computers can become a billion times faster and a million times smaller ± Automatic Pollution Cleanup .

Advantages Medical ± End of Illnesses (i. aids.e.e. cancer. change your appearance) . heart disease) ± Universal Immunity (i.e. flu) ± Body Sculpting (i.

Disadvantages .

Disadvantages ± Loss of jobs (in manufacturing. farming. etc) Carbon Nanotubes could cause infection of lungs Atomic weapons could be more accessible and destructive ± ± .

Future of Nanotechnology .

Future Of Nanotechnology Examples of Future Use of NT Electronic Paper Nokia Morph Contact Lens .

.Future Of Nanotechnology National Science and Technology Council (USA) claims that: Nanotechnology is an enabling technology that will change the nature of almost every human-made object in the next century.

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