Continuing and Innovative Education: Continuing & Innovative Education presents Informal Classes
Continuing and Innovative Education presents Informal Classes The University of Texas at Austin
Instructor:
Paulo J. Ferreira

Word for Word Single Lecture: Nanotechnology: Science or Fiction?

One of the most promising fields in science and technology today is the study and development of nanotechnology. Despite the fact that nanoscience and nanoengineering are still in their infancy, it has been demonstrated that nanoscale materials exhibit unique behaviors and properties. In this context, nanomaterials and nanotecnology are expected to have a tremendous impact on the various aspects of human life, such as health, environment, energy, transportation, agriculture, information technology, national security and space exploration. In this talk, the general aspects of nanotechnology will be discussed and the implications for society will be addressed.

This is a single lecture in the Word for Word series.  To purchase the full series and receive a discount off the entire series please visit the Word for Word Speaker Series page.

Class #: IC15128
Date: Nov. 5
Day: Wednesday (1 meeting)
Time: 6:30 PM- 8:30 PM
Location: Thompson Conference Center, Room 1.124 (click for map)
Price: $25.00
Class limit: 40
Current enrollment: 14