Nanotechnology for Chemical and Biological Defense

Book published by Professor Margaret E. Kosal

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Book on Nanotechnology published by INTA Professor

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"Nanotechnology for Chemical and Biological Defense" is a new publication by Professor Margaret E. Kosal (June 2009)

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The pursuit of the minutely small nanotechnology is thriving in academia, in the private sector, and in global state science and technology programs. This work aims to better enable an informed national debate and to affect international dialogue on the role and impact of nanotechnology and emerging science on national defense and homeland security. Combining original research with the findings of an interdisciplinary, defense-oriented workshop, the book explores the current realities and potential for transformational breakthroughs in nanotechnology-based chemical and biological countermeasures, as well as identifies research directions in basic and applied science. Security implications, both for traditional nonproliferation regimes and for misuse by non-state actors are also considered.

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Sam Nunn School of International Affairs

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Institute and Campus, Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Student and Faculty, Nanotechnology and Nanoscience, Research
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Keywords
biological, chemical, defense, Nanotechnology
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  • Created By: Jene Gladstone
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Feb 8, 2009 - 8:00pm
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 11:01pm