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Light-driven 'Molecular Brakes' Provide Stopping Power For Nanomachines, Study Presented In American Chemical Society Journal


5/27/2008 7:38:24 AM

ScienceDaily — Researchers in Taiwan report development of a new type of "molecular brake" that could provide on-demand stopping power for futuristic nanomachines. The brake, thousands of times smaller than the width of a human hair, is powered by light and is the first capable of working at room temperature, the researchers say.

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