Nanotechnology Elevator

Posted: Mar 23 2004, 10:44pm EST | by , Updated: Aug 10 2010, 2:24pm CDT, in News | Other Stuff


Nanotechnology Elevator
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Dr. J. Fraser Stoddart, a professor of organic chemistry at the UCLA, and colleagues developed a elevator that is two and a half nanometers high, and the platform moves less than a nanometer up and down.

This molecular engine is just a tiny step toward useful engines that for instance could be used for drug delivery to cells inside the human body.
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