• Manoranjan Arakha
  • Suman Jha
Part of the Series in BioEngineering book series (SERBIOENG)


Fifty-seven years ago, on the evening of December 29, 1959, best known paper of nanotechnology entitled ‘There’s Plenty of Room at the Bottom’ was delivered by physicist professor Richard Feynman to the American Physical Society at the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena Toumey (Nat Nanotechnology 4:783–784, 2009 [1]). In the paper, Dr. Richard Feynman described the possibilities, if we could learn to control single atom and molecules Toumey (Nat Nanotechnology 4:783–784, 2009 [1]). The work led the community to the era of nanotechnology.


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  1. 1.National Institute of Technology RourkelaRourkelaIndia

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