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The Resource No small matter : science on the nanoscale, Felice C. Frankel, George M. Whitesides

No small matter : science on the nanoscale, Felice C. Frankel, George M. Whitesides

Label
No small matter : science on the nanoscale
Title
No small matter
Title remainder
science on the nanoscale
Statement of responsibility
Felice C. Frankel, George M. Whitesides
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
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Frankel, Felice
Dewey number
620.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC176.8.N35
LC item number
F73 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Whitesides, G. M
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Nanoscience
Label
No small matter : science on the nanoscale, Felice C. Frankel, George M. Whitesides
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 164) and index
Contents
Santa Maria -- Feeling is seeing -- Quantum cascades -- Water -- Single molecules -- Cracks -- Nanotubes -- Vibrating viola string -- Prism and diffraction -- Duality -- Interference -- Quantum apple -- Molecular dominoes -- The cell in silhouette -- Laminar flow -- The wet fantastic -- Fingers -- Soap bubbles -- The cell as circus -- Robosome -- Bacterial flagella -- Life as a jigsaw puzzle -- As the wheel turns -- Quantum dots and the cell -- Sequencing DNA -- Molecular recognition -- Harvesting light -- The elegance of simple animals -- Antibodies -- Virus -- Writing with light -- Eleanor Rigby -- Abacus -- Counting on two fingers -- Babbage's computing engine -- Computers as waterworks -- Microreactor -- Templating -- Catalyst particles -- Christmas-tree mixer -- Self-assembly -- Synthetic nose -- Millipede -- e-paper and the book -- Lateral-flow assay as crystal ball -- Testing drugs in cells -- Cooling the fevered brain -- Phantoms -- Privacy and the nest -- Soot and health -- Robots -- Fog -- In sickness and in health -- The internet -- Reverse osmosis membrane -- Nuclear reactions -- Flame -- Fuel cell -- Solar cell -- Plants and photosynthesis
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
vii, 182 p.
Isbn
9780674035669
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009931380
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • sky121386285
  • (OCoLC)430498299
  • 796351
Label
No small matter : science on the nanoscale, Felice C. Frankel, George M. Whitesides
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 164) and index
Contents
Santa Maria -- Feeling is seeing -- Quantum cascades -- Water -- Single molecules -- Cracks -- Nanotubes -- Vibrating viola string -- Prism and diffraction -- Duality -- Interference -- Quantum apple -- Molecular dominoes -- The cell in silhouette -- Laminar flow -- The wet fantastic -- Fingers -- Soap bubbles -- The cell as circus -- Robosome -- Bacterial flagella -- Life as a jigsaw puzzle -- As the wheel turns -- Quantum dots and the cell -- Sequencing DNA -- Molecular recognition -- Harvesting light -- The elegance of simple animals -- Antibodies -- Virus -- Writing with light -- Eleanor Rigby -- Abacus -- Counting on two fingers -- Babbage's computing engine -- Computers as waterworks -- Microreactor -- Templating -- Catalyst particles -- Christmas-tree mixer -- Self-assembly -- Synthetic nose -- Millipede -- e-paper and the book -- Lateral-flow assay as crystal ball -- Testing drugs in cells -- Cooling the fevered brain -- Phantoms -- Privacy and the nest -- Soot and health -- Robots -- Fog -- In sickness and in health -- The internet -- Reverse osmosis membrane -- Nuclear reactions -- Flame -- Fuel cell -- Solar cell -- Plants and photosynthesis
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
vii, 182 p.
Isbn
9780674035669
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009931380
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • sky121386285
  • (OCoLC)430498299
  • 796351

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