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Sixth Annual Symposium on Frontiers of Engineering

eBook, English, 2001
National Academy Press, Washington, D.C., 2001
1 online resource (x, 134 p.) : ill.
9780309073196, 9780309502603, 0309073197, 0309502608
""Cover""; ""Front Matter""; ""Preface""; ""Contents""; ""SYSTEMS ENGINEERING""; ""Systems Engineering Challenges of the International Space Station""; ""Battlefield Management""; ""Software Development at Microsoft""; ""VISUAL SIMULATION AND ANALYSIS""; ""Physically Based Animation""; ""Data Mining and Visualization""; ""Digital Geometry Processing""; ""ENGINEERING CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES IN THE GENOMIC ERA""; ""The Human Genome Project: Elucidating Our Genetic Blueprint""; ""Current Genomic Research: The Proteins Have It"" ""Bioengineering for the Science and Technology of Biological Systems""""Genomics and Ethics""; ""NANOSCALE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY""; ""From Clusters to Automobiles: Processing and Applications of Granular Nanomaterials""; ""Science and Technology of Nanotube-Based Materials""; ""Nanoscale Materials: Synthesis, Analysis, and Applications""; ""DINNER SPEECH""; ""Bits Versus Atoms�The Future of Information Technology""; ""APPENDIXES""; ""Contributors""
"Reports on leading-edge engineering from the 2000 NAE Symposium on Frontiers of Engineering"--Cover