What is Nano Business and Nanotechnology?

If you are one of the curious people wondering what the hype of NanoBusiness 2006 is all about then first you need to to know what Nano Business and what nanotechnology is.

The Nanobusiness Commercialization Association is a non-profit trade organization dedicated to creating a friendly political environment that nurtures research and innovation in nanotechnology. But what is nanotechnology? It is applied in various field of science and is used in organic chemistry, material science, molecular biology, and surface science and is more commonly defined as as an engineering science and technology conducted at the nanoscale (from 1 to 100 nanometers) that studies the application of minute things.

Nanotechnology started when a physicist named Richard Feynman introduced his ideas and concepts about nonotechnology. His talk was called, “There’s Plenty of Room at the Bottom,” explained the process of how atoms and molecules can be controlled and manipulated. But that was merely a concept and it took a long time before nanotechnology was put to use. It wasn’t until 1981 until modern nanotechnology began and the age of microscope began.

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