Category: Technology

3 Scientists Win 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry– for World’s Smallest Machines

Jean-Pierre Sauvage (French), James Fraser Stoddart (Scottish) and Bernard Feringa (Dutch) all shared this year’s Nobel Prize in Chemistry for their works on the nanomachines (or nanobots or nanomites). These machines consist of the following components: knots, rotors, shuttles, chains, pumps, axles, switches, and memory devices– all at the molecular …