The Global Technology Revolution:
Bio/Nano/Materials Trends and Their Synergies with Information Technology by 2015
Philip S. Antón, Richard Silberglitt, and James Schneider
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Chapter One: INTRODUCTION
The Technology RevolutionChapter Two: TECHNOLOGY TRENDS
GenomicsChapter Three: DISCUSSION
Therapies and Drug Development
The Process of Materials Engineering
Integrated Microsystems and MEMS
Molecular Manufacturing and Nanorobots
The Range of Possibilities by 2015Bibliography
Cross-Facilitation of Technology Effects
The Highly Interactive Nature of Trend Effects
The Technology Revolution
The Technology Revolution and Culture
Suggestions for Further Reading
Back Cover Abstract
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