Race of world's tiniest cars set to drive nano-robot revolution

时间:2019-02-28 03:04:01166网络整理admin

A model of the Ohio team’s nanocar (Image: CNRS) You’ve never seen a race like this before. In fact, no one has, because the cars are too small to see with the naked eye. This November, scientists from around the world will meet in Toulouse, France, for a world first: a car race conducted at the nanoscopic level. The race will test the capabilities of molecular machines which pave the way for future devices, ones that can practice medicine inside our bodies, or help us build computers. There are five teams slated to compete, from France, the US, Austria,