Sunday, 20 October 2013

What is Nanotechnology & challenges it is going to face

Replacing the Computer Chip

Nanotechnology (nanotech) is the manipulation of matter on an atomic and molecular scale. The rising capabilities of nanotech are already taking effect on our world. Further advances will go on to revolutionise our technological capabilities.

Nanotechnology has been identified as being essential in the quest of solving many of the problems facing humanity.

 Listed by the Foresight Institute, Below are are the main challenges
 that nanotech is set to help to address:

1. Providing Renewable Clean Energy

2. Supplying Clean Water Globally

3. Radically Improving Health and Longevity

4. Healing and Preserving the Environment

5. Making Information Technology Available To All

6. Enabling Space Development