30-Day No-Hassle Returns
We guarantee your satisfaction on every purchase or rental with a full refund within 30 days of your purchase date.
Fast Customer Service
If you need help, our friendly customer service team is here to help!
The Best Prices on Textbook Rentals, Guaranteed
You can shop with confidence with the best rental prices at ValoreBooks.com. If you find a lower priced rental, we will match it.

Nanotechnology: A Gentle Introduction to the Next Big Idea






Edition:  1
Pub Date: 
Publisher:  Prentice Hall
Summary: Nanotech for everyone! The friendly, non-technical guide to the next industrial revolution. Discover the world's next $1 trillion industry! The easy-to-understand guide to nanoscale technology, science, business, and ethics Today's hottest nanotech research and tomorrow's hottest applications Nanobots, quantum and DNA computing, nanosensors, neuro-electronic interfaces, and much more Insider's assessment of the nanot...echnology marketplace and investment opportunities By 2015, nanotechnology could be a $1 trillion industry. Now, renowned nanotech pioneer Mark Ratner and technology entrepreneur Daniel Ratner show you how nanotech works, why it's so exciting, what's new, and what's next. They survey the entire field--technology and business--covering nanobots, molecular electronics, quantum computing, biostructures, nanotubes, molecular motors, nanosensors, and many other breakthrough applications. They provide easy-to-understand explanations of every key concept, plus dozens of visuals that bring nanotechnology to life. Coverage includes: A simple, brief, almost math-free introduction to nanotech science "Grand tour" of nanotech R&D, from "smart materials" to DNA computing Breakthrough biomedical applications, including neuro-electronic interfaces and new drug delivery systems Current and emerging nanotech systems for optoelectronics and communications Nanotech here and now: nano-enhanced tennis balls, suntan lotions, and other products already in the market A realistic assessment of nanotech investment opportunities for the short- and long-term Ethical issues associated with nanotech research and product development

Mark A. Ratner is the author of Nanotechnology: A Gentle Introduction to the Next Big Idea, published 2002 under ISBN 9780131014008 and 0131014005. Four hundred ninety six Nanotechnology: A Gentle Introduction to the Next Big Idea textbooks are available for sale on ValoreBooks.com, one hundred three used from the cheapest price of $0.01, or buy new starting at $19.95.
 [read more]

Marketplace Prices
55 New from $19.95 103 Used from $0.01 338 Alternate from $11.73
  • Used $0.01
  • New $19.95
  • Alternate $11.73
Price + Shipping
(338 from $11.73)  IMPORTANT - Be sure to review seller comments carefully
Product Details
Nanotechnology: A Gentle Introduction to the Next Big Idea

ISBN-13: 9780131014008

ISBN: 0131014005

Edition: 1st

Pub Date:
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ValoreBooks.com has some of the lowest prices for cheap Nanotechnology: A Gentle Introduction to the Next Big Idea rentals, or new and used condition books ready for you to buy.
Where's My Stuff?
Shipping & Returns