See also: Quantum effects technology --
Advanced electronic technology --
Optical and optoelectronic technology
Inside the weird world of terahertz radiation
- August 2010 article from
Discusses different techniques for generating terahertz radiation.
Terahertz waves penetrate the world of imaging
- October 2002 article at
by Oliver Graydon.
"Foiling terrorists, detecting cancer and designing new
drugs are just some of the potential applications for
equipment that exploits the unique properties of terahertz waves."
Laser wakefield accelerators
Desktop atom smashers could replace LHC
- January 2009 New Scientist article.
"The next generation of particle smashers might be considerably
smaller than the Large Hadron Collider - and made almost literally
out of thin air."
- Stairway to the heavens
Physics World, December 2011, pp. 30-34
- Escaping the Earth's gravitational clutches by climbing
up a long rope made from carbon nanotubes is a pretty madcap
idea. But, as discovered at a recent 'space elevator'
conference, there are plenty of enthusiasts out there
who are determined to make the concept work.
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