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Illinois ME 498 Introduction of Nano Science and Technology, Lecture 3: Thinking at the Nanoscale - Departure from continuum

By Nick Fang

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Thinking at the Nanoscale - Departure from continuum


  • The Scale of Things
  • Nanoscale Friction
  • Departure from continuum
  • Constitutive Equations Revisited
  • Microscopic origins of Physical Law
  • Constructionist Approach
  • Mechanics at Atomic Scale
  • Atomic Bonding in Solids
  • Van der Waals Bonding
  • Material Waves and Energy Quantization

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