What is Nanotechnology?

A closer look at nanotechnology

Nano-technology mainly consists of the processing of separation, consolidation, and deformation of materials by one atom or one molecule.”

A nanometer (nm) is one thousand millionth of a meter. For comparison, a red blood cell is approximately 7,000 nm wide and a water molecule is almost 0.3nm across.

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Why Does Nanotechnology Matter?

People are interested in the nanoscale because it is at this scale that the properties of materials can be very different from those at a larger scale.

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