Is the nano-age here to stay or will a bubble soon burst? This thought-provoking page-turner takes a critical glance at how nanotechnology has affected virtually all areas of our lives. From the pharmaceutical industry to energy production and storage, many fields have been truly revolutionized during the nano-age. The internationally renowned author explores the topic in nine entertaining chapters.The singlenanocatalyst in the underfloor catalytic converterin the Mazda3 requires only 0.15 gl 1 of expensive precious metals such ... Mazda developed thesinglenanocatalyst to increase the effective surface area of the precious metals used.
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