Mody's New Book Reviews the History of Scanning Tunneling Microscopy (STM)

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IRG 1 researcher Cyrus Mody's new book, Instrumental Community: Probe Microscopy and the Path to Nanotechnology, examines the colorful group of scientists involved in the development of STM, a key enabling technology for nano research.


Mody shows how the community of support built by these nanoscience pioneers generated innovation, prestige, and profits that led to political and scientific support for nanotechnology and the global funding that followed.


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