Harris is a skilled interviewer who had done some research and the approximately 22 min. interview is spritely with Dickenson offering a good introduction to the field. The radio excerpt also features a few phone-in questions from listeners.
As for ‘Nanogirl’Dickenson is an engineer who lectures at the University of Auckland in New Zealand and is associated with the MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology.
I wonder how many ‘nanogirls’ there are around the world? In a July 13, 2010 posting, I posted about an American writer known as nanogirl and her 3D graphic novel featuring nanotechnology.