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Wednesday, November 02, 2005

Soft Machines: unique design principles at the nanoscale

"The theme of my book Soft Machines," says author Richard Jones, "is that the nanomachines of biology operate under quite different design principles from those we are familiar with at the macroscale. These design principles exploit the different physics of the nanoworld, rather than trying to engineer around them." more @