Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences

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December 2006

Volume 1093 Progress in Convergence: Technologies for Human Wellbeing

Pages ix–xiv, 1–369

  1. Reality of Rapid Convergence

    1. Top of page
    2. Reality of Rapid Convergence
    3. Part I. Perspectives on Convergence
    4. Part II. Nano-Bio-Info Technology
    5. Part III. Informatics for Convergence
    6. Part IV. Cognitive Enhancement
    7. Part V. Social and Ethical Implications
    8. Part VI. Appendices
    9. Index of Contributors
    1. Reality of Rapid Convergence (pages ix–xiv)

      WILLIAM SIMS BAINBRIDGE and MIHAIL C. ROCO

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.001

  2. Part I. Perspectives on Convergence

    1. Top of page
    2. Reality of Rapid Convergence
    3. Part I. Perspectives on Convergence
    4. Part II. Nano-Bio-Info Technology
    5. Part III. Informatics for Convergence
    6. Part IV. Cognitive Enhancement
    7. Part V. Social and Ethical Implications
    8. Part VI. Appendices
    9. Index of Contributors
    1. Transformative Concepts in Scientific Convergence (pages 24–45)

      WILLIAM SIMS BAINBRIDGE

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.003

    2. Wilson and the Unification of Science (pages 46–73)

      ULLICA SEGERSTRALE

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.004

  3. Part II. Nano-Bio-Info Technology

    1. Top of page
    2. Reality of Rapid Convergence
    3. Part I. Perspectives on Convergence
    4. Part II. Nano-Bio-Info Technology
    5. Part III. Informatics for Convergence
    6. Part IV. Cognitive Enhancement
    7. Part V. Social and Ethical Implications
    8. Part VI. Appendices
    9. Index of Contributors
    1. Biomimetic Nanotechnology (pages 84–97)

      OSAMU TAKAI

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.006

    2. The Case for Nanogeoscience (pages 108–122)

      MICHAEL F. HOCHELLA Jr

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.008

    3. Path to Bio-Nano-Information Fusion (pages 123–142)

      JIA MING CHEN and CHIH-MING HO

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.009

  4. Part III. Informatics for Convergence

    1. Top of page
    2. Reality of Rapid Convergence
    3. Part I. Perspectives on Convergence
    4. Part II. Nano-Bio-Info Technology
    5. Part III. Informatics for Convergence
    6. Part IV. Cognitive Enhancement
    7. Part V. Social and Ethical Implications
    8. Part VI. Appendices
    9. Index of Contributors
    1. Designing Highly Flexible and Usable Cyberinfrastructures for Convergence (pages 161–179)

      BRUCE W. HERR, WEIXIA HUANG, SHASHIKANT PENUMARTHY and KATY BÖRNER

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.013

    2. The Problem of Patent Thickets in Convergent Technologies (pages 180–200)

      GAVIN CLARKSON and DAVID DeKORTE

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.014

  5. Part IV. Cognitive Enhancement

    1. Top of page
    2. Reality of Rapid Convergence
    3. Part I. Perspectives on Convergence
    4. Part II. Nano-Bio-Info Technology
    5. Part III. Informatics for Convergence
    6. Part IV. Cognitive Enhancement
    7. Part V. Social and Ethical Implications
    8. Part VI. Appendices
    9. Index of Contributors
    1. Converging Cognitive Enhancements (pages 201–227)

      ANDERS SANDBERG and NICK BOSTROM

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.015

    2. Affective Computing and Autism (pages 228–248)

      RANA el KALIOUBY, ROSALIND PICARD and SIMON BARON-COHEN

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.016

    3. Building Personal Maps from GPS Data (pages 249–265)

      LIN LIAO, DONALD J. PATTERSON, DIETER FOX and HENRY KAUTZ

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.017

    4. Embodiment Awareness, Mathematics Discourse, and the Blind (pages 266–279)

      FRANCIS QUEK and DAVID MCNEILL

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.018

  6. Part V. Social and Ethical Implications

    1. Top of page
    2. Reality of Rapid Convergence
    3. Part I. Perspectives on Convergence
    4. Part II. Nano-Bio-Info Technology
    5. Part III. Informatics for Convergence
    6. Part IV. Cognitive Enhancement
    7. Part V. Social and Ethical Implications
    8. Part VI. Appendices
    9. Index of Contributors
    1. Rethinking Enhancement in Sport (pages 301–320)

      ANDY MIAH

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.020

    2. Justice, Fairness, and Enhancement (pages 321–338)

      JULIAN SAVULESCU

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.021

  7. Part VI. Appendices

    1. Top of page
    2. Reality of Rapid Convergence
    3. Part I. Perspectives on Convergence
    4. Part II. Nano-Bio-Info Technology
    5. Part III. Informatics for Convergence
    6. Part IV. Cognitive Enhancement
    7. Part V. Social and Ethical Implications
    8. Part VI. Appendices
    9. Index of Contributors
    1. APPENDIX I : Convergence Glossary (pages 350–357)

      WILLIAM SIMS BAINBRIDGE

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.023

    2. APPENDIX II: : Annotated Convergence Bibliography (pages 358–367)

      WILLIAM SIMS BAINBRIDGE

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.024

  8. Index of Contributors

    1. Top of page
    2. Reality of Rapid Convergence
    3. Part I. Perspectives on Convergence
    4. Part II. Nano-Bio-Info Technology
    5. Part III. Informatics for Convergence
    6. Part IV. Cognitive Enhancement
    7. Part V. Social and Ethical Implications
    8. Part VI. Appendices
    9. Index of Contributors
    1. Index of Contributors (page 369)

      Version of Record online: 1 FEB 2007 | DOI: 10.1196/annals.1382.auindex_1

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