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Summary of the Workshop on Structural Nanomaterials

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This report provides a summary of the workshop put together by the National Materials Advisory Board which covered the following areas: synthesis and assembly of nanomaterial building blocks, characterization of nanomaterials, examples of structural nanomaterials currently in use, Potential applications of nanomaterials, gaps in understanding of synthesis, assembly, chemical, and physical characterization and the need for interdisciplinary approach, as well as identification of the “showstoppers” – major barriers to utilization of nanomaterials.


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National Research Council. 2001. Summary of the Workshop on Structural Nanomaterials. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.

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48 pages | 8.5 x 11

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