Front cover image for Sixth Annual Symposium on Frontiers of Engineering

Sixth Annual Symposium on Frontiers of Engineering

Print Book, English, 2001
National Academy Press, Washington, D.C., 2001
Conference papers and proceedings
x, 134 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
9780309073196, 0309073197
1 Front Matter; 2 Systems Engineering Challenges of the International Space Station; 3 Battlefield Management; 4 Software Development at Microsoft; 5 Physically Based Animation; 6 Data Mining and Visualization; 7 Digital Geometry Processing; 8 The Human Genome Project: Elucidating Our Genetic Blueprint; 9 Current Genomic Research: The Proteins Have It; 10 Bioengineering for the Science and Technology of Biological Systems; 11 Genomics and Ethics; 12 From Clusters to Automobiles: Processing and Applications of Granular Nanomaterials; 13 Science and Technology of Nanotube-Based Materials; 14 Nanoscale aterials: Sysnthesis, Analysis, and Applications; 15 Bits Versus Atoms -- The Future of Information Technology; 16 Appendix A: Contributors; 17 Appendix B: Program; 18 Appendix C: Participants
"Reports on leading-edge engineering from the 2000 NAE Symposium on Frontiers of Engineering"--Cover