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2030 : technology that will change the world

Author: R A van Santen; Djan Khoe; Bram Vermeer
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
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Imagine living in 1958, and knowing that the integrated circuit--the microchip--was about to be invented, and would revolutionize the world. Or imagine 1992, when the Internet was about to transform virtually every aspect of our lives. Incredibly, this book argues that we stand at such a moment right now--and not just in one field, but in many. In 2030, authors Rutger van Santen, Djan Khoe, and Bram Vermeer  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Santen, R.A. van (Rutger A.).
2030.
New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
(DLC) 2009053883
(OCoLC)466361888
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: R A van Santen; Djan Khoe; Bram Vermeer
ISBN: 9780199703760 0199703760
OCLC Number: 681347946
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 295 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Basics. Our mission ; Concerns ; Approach --
Needs. Vital networks ; Water for life ; Food for all --
Earth. Our planet ; Dealing with our climate ; Improving energy efficiency ; Searching for new energy ; Sustainable materials ; Clean factories --
Tools. Our assistants ; Smarter electronics ; More communication ; Reaching everyone ; Cryptography ; Managing failures ; Robust logistics ; Advanced machines --
Humans. The nursery of life ; The transparent body ; Personal medicine ; Preparing for pandemics ; Quality of life --
Communities. Engineering society ; Essential education ; Maintaining identity ; Prospects of cities ; Disaster scenarios ; Reliable finance ; Peace --
Vision. Agenda.
Other Titles: Two thousand thirty
Twenty thirty
Responsibility: Rutger van Santen, Djan Khoe, Bram Vermeer.
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Imagine living in 1958, and knowing that the integrated circuit - the microchip - was about to be invented, and would revolutionize the world. Or imagine 1992, when the Internet was about to  Read more...

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