(World Scientific) Nanotechnology is an area of research that generated an enormous amount of hype in the early 2000s, and since then has touched on many aspects of our everyday lives without our even realizing. It is a field that brings together aspects of physics, chemistry, biology, engineering and medicine. ‘Size Really Does Matter: The Nanotechnology Revolution’ gives an account of the origins of the field, presented from the standpoint of fundamental science.

Original source: https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-03/ws-tso032219.php