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By David K. Ferry

This publication was once derived from a conversation that the writer gave on the overseas convention on complicated Nanodevices and Nanotechnology in Hawaii. The publication is about science and engineering, yet isn't really on science and engineering. it isn't a textbook which develops the certainty of a small a part of the sphere, yet a ebook approximately random encounters and concerning the strengths and the foibles of residing as a physicist and engineer for part a century. It offers the author’s own perspectives on technology, engineering, and existence and is illustrated through a few vigorous tales approximately a variety of occasions, a few of which formed his existence. Written in a mode that's right away lucid and interesting, this is often an excellent paintings that weaves the various threads of technological know-how right into a wealthy tapestry.

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