Nanoscience and Concrete

Generation of energy and power is a continuing issue in our modern world. Nature Nanotechnology recently published a journal article discussing the potential of a virus which can inadvertently power our electronic devices. While many people consider viruses something that makes us ill, this particular virus generates energy when stressed via vibrations or pressure, called piezoelectricity.


Changing the Future with Nanotechnology

By Susan Patchett

University of Waterloo NanoRobotics Group

The Video Description Written by WIN:

Waterloo's Nanotechnology Engineering 2011 Graduates presented their 4th year design projects at the Nanosymposium!

We will be continuing to produce more of this type of video :).
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What are your thoughts on this?  Do YOU think these ideas are feasible? a natural evolution of scientific synergy?  totally unrealistic?  or a quest into a new realm of possibilities?

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