Transhuman. Ubuntu. Arduino. The Nanotube Site. Translation to Romanian Maybe the most significant spin-off product of fullerene research, leading to the discovery of the C60 "buckyball" by the 1996 Nobel Prize laureates Robert F.
Curl, Harold W. Kroto, and Richard E. Smalley, are nanotubes based on carbon or other elements. These systems consist of graphitic layers seamlessly wrapped to cylinders. The primary purpose of The Nanotube Site is to facilitate the exchange of ideas among researchers by concentrating links to sites dedicated to nanotubes. The Nanotube Site is maintained regularly by David Tomanek, work and travel schedule permitting. TubeASP: Web-Accessible carbon nanotube generation applet by Roberto Veiga TubeGen: Web-Accessible Nanotube Structure Generator by the Doren Research Group, University of Delaware CoNTub: Java-based code to generate nanotube junction geometries by the GMDM group at the University of Granada, Spain Fullerene Isomers ... back to David Tomanek's home page.
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Locusts Watch Star Wars To Create Robot Vision. 8 April 2000 by Kate Melville British and Swiss scientists have developed a robot with an electronic visual system based on that of a locust, enabling it to behave like a swarming insect and avoid collisions with objects.
Dr Claire Rind, of the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, showed locusts clips of the Star Wars movie to study how their eyes and nerve cells reacted to fast-moving objects and backgrounds. She hopes the robot's neural network program, which mimics part of the locust's brain, will be the basis of a collision-avoidance system for cars. The conventional approach to creating such systems involves using radar or infrared detectors, and requires very heavy-duty computer processing. HAL. And AIML Documentation (A.L.I.C.E. AI Foundation)
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Richard S. Wallace is a no-nonsense technical book that takes you on a journey from the first steps of creating your own bot with AIML, through all the questions and answers every botmaster asks, to advanced A.I. and hard-nosed business applications of AIML. The trip ends with a brief glimpse into the future of bots and AIML. The Elements of AIML Style is also available as a benefit of membership in the ALICE A.I. Foundation. Archival Alicebot Documentation The following documents are not maintained currently and should not be relied upon for up-to-date information. Don't Read Me: ALICE and AIML documentation by Richard Wallace This is an older document, and some of the issues it discusses are specific to Program B.
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Answers differ depending on who you ask, and their background. Broadly speaking however, nanotechnology is the act of purposefully manipulating matter at the atomic scale, otherwise known as the "nanoscale. " Coined as "nano-technology" in a 1974 paper by Norio Taniguchi at the University of Tokyo, and encompassing a multitude of rapidly emerging technologies, based upon the scaling down of existing technologies to the next level of precision and miniaturization. Foresight Nanotech Institute Founder K. In the future, "nanotechnology" will likely include building machines and mechanisms with nanoscale dimensions, referred to these days as Molecular Nanotechnology (MNT).
Click image for larger version. This image was written using Dip-Pen Nanolithography, and imaged using lateral force microscopy mode of an atomic force microscope. "We know it's possible. Technology News. CNET.com - Tech Trends - Cutting-Edge Technology - The Home of the Future. By Joel Enos(3/22/00) First the Net went portable.
Now it's going practical. Forget about plug-and-surf Web computers such as the iMac; we're talking about stoves that store recipes, and toilets that email personal information to your doctor. It sounds like just so much new-millennium hype, but Net-enabled appliances are the first wave of a complete revolution in home design--a revolution that's happening right now. CNET gives you a room-by-room look at what's coming. The (Inter)Face of the FutureThe key to making the home of the future work is communication.
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