The Role of Images and Art in Nanotechnology

Posted on Oct 3, 2012
The Role of Images and Art in Nanotechnology

The profusion of images following from the development of nanoscience/technology has coexisted with persistent confusion about how nano images work and what they mean in varying contexts. This article gives insights on some of the more pervasive images, how they can be categorized and what problems have occurred in efforts to use visual information in the exploration and confirmation of the nanoscale.