Microelectronic solutions for digital photography
Microelectronic solutions for digital photography

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Microelectronic solutions for digital photography

Microelectronic solutions for digital photography

Introduction

This unit demonstrates how matter can be manipulated at the atomic and molecular scale to serve the engineering needs of society for ever-smaller systems acting as intelligent monitors, controllers and micro-environments. The unit will teach you about the directions in which micro and nano technologies are being advanced, particularly in the field of electronic/optical devices.

This OpenLearn course is an adapted extract from the Open University course T356 Engineering small worlds: micro and nano technologies [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] .

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