Anda belum login :: 15 Aug 2022 07:16 WIB
Buku'An Undifferentiated Mass of Gray Goo?' Nanotechnology and Society (in Bulletin of Science, Technology & Society, Vol. 24, No. 1)
Author: Baber, Zaheer
Topik: Nanotechnology
Bahasa: (EN )    Edisi: Feb 2004    
Penerbit: SAGE Publications     Tempat Terbit: London    Tahun Terbit: 2004    
Jenis: Article - diterbitkan di jurnal ilmiah internasional
Fulltext: 10BSTS241.pdf (50.0KB; 2 download)
Although theoretically sound, Richard Feynman’s vision of molecular engineering sketched out in his 1959 lecture, “There’s Plenty of Room at the Bottom,” sounded like little more than raw material for science fiction. A few decades later, Feynman’s expectations of the possibility of reconstituting matter at the atomic level has not only become reality, but nanotechnology is positioned to usher in a series of dramatic technical and social revolutions. Despite the fact that nanotechnology or the ability to restructure matter at an atomic and molecular level is still in its infancy, there is no doubt that that this latest emergent constellation of technology has the potential of fundamentally transforming the material and social world we inhabit. Although there is indeed plenty of room at the bottom for effecting material transformations, it is also clear that, given the speed with which nanotechnology is evolving, time is running out for contemplating appropriate social responses to the technical challenges that have already begun to emerge.
Kajian editorial
Special Section: Nanotechnology: Promises, Perils, and Prognostications
Opini AndaKlik untuk menuliskan opini Anda tentang koleksi ini!

Lihat Sejarah Pengadaan  Konversi Metadata   Kembali
Process time: 0.15625 second(s)