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Nanotechnology: A Gentle Introduction to the Next Big Idea

3.30  ·  Rating Details  ·  57 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
This is an explanation of what Nanotechnology is all about and its business aspects, written in an approachable and witty style. Nanotechnology's impact will reach beyond science to touch the everyday health, work, and businesses.
Paperback, 208 pages
Published November 18th 2002 by Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
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Hieu Cao
Jan 28, 2011 Hieu Cao rated it liked it
I gave this book 3 stars because it is exactly like its title: A gentle introduction to the Next Big Idea, and it is exactly what I can like but never really like. Fairly speaking, if you want to read something to have an overview about current technology, this is a decent choice, 4 stars and a half maybe. Compared to Understanding Nanotechnology of Scientific American, this book is much clearer without losing much technical insights.

Highly recommend this book if you want a quick, lightly-readi
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Hamad Al Hammadi
Mar 23, 2015 Hamad Al Hammadi rated it really liked it
كتاب علمي حول تكنولوجيا النانو القادمة بقوة في السنوات القادمة
الكتاب مترجم إلى العربية سنة 2011 ، لكن تأليف الكتاب كان في سنة 2003 وهذا ما قد يجعل المعلومات قديمة بعض الشيء وهذا أمر مهم في الجوانب العلمية التي تتطور بشكل مطرد وبوتيرة سريعة جداً
الكتاب مع أنه مقدمة ، لكنه متخصص ويحتوي الكثير على المصطلحات العلمية المملة أحياناً ( وخاصة التعريب الممل وغير المفهوم في كثير من الأحيان )
عموماً المعلومات شيقة ومفيدة للمهتمين في هذه التكنولوجيا الجديدة
Jonathan Chuang
Sep 26, 2014 Jonathan Chuang rated it did not like it
dreadful. one can literally fall asleep reading this while walking. at night, its presence makes owls fall from trees.
راضي النماصي
I read it as a PDF.
The best book for a reader who hear the buzz about nano and want to know what's it about.
قرأته كنسخة الكترونية
كتاب ممتاز . يوضح بلغة مبسطة عن ماهيّة تقنية النانو ، وآفاقها في شتى المجالات
رائع لغير المتخصص ، بل للقارئ للبسيط حتى .
Dave Jenkins
Jan 03, 2014 Dave Jenkins rated it it was amazing
Great overview circa 2003. Can't put it down!
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