The Third InternationalWorkshop of the Croucher Advanced Study Institute (ASI)
on Nano Science and Technology: from Basic Science to Device Applications, was
held at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology from 8 January to 12
January 2007. The first and second workshops took place in January 1999, and
January 2002, respectively.
Collected in this volume are 20 articles, 16 from invited talks and four from
contributed presentations. The speakers are from the United States, Europe, Japan,
Korea, Chinese Mainland, Taiwan, and Hong Kong.