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Future technologies that would shape world
The humankind has always innovated itselfs to newer technologies for benefit of mankind .Technologies has improved lifestyle , made computing easier , health care has improved , telecommunication has breached all barriers ,computers has revolutionised world by how we do our work .
Going by the trends and developments mentioned below are the technologies which would shape the world .
Genetics : By mapping and restructuring DNA human cloning is near possibility which has got immense potential in field of medicine and agriculture
Advanced Bio - chemistry : Scientist are involved in creating super drugs for diseases which cannot be cured
Digital Electronics : Digital devices translate signals into form understandable by computers .In digital form ,information of all types such as data , text ,sound , images and videos can be moved from one device to another .These advanced electronics also covers following fields like Optical data storage , advanced video displays advanced computers and artificial intelligence ( robotics ) .
Lasers :These devices use highly coherent , high intensity light .The most significant current commercial application is in advanced compact disk .
Fibre Optics: This core technology uses light to transmit digital information .These fibre optic telecommunication systems are used to transmit telephohe and internet data .
Microwaves: Significant current application includes transmitting wireless digital infformation and heating objects.
Advanced Satellite : Satellites can be expected to play crucial role in communication and earth surveying and mapping and finding out rare earth minerals in other planets.
Photovoltaic Cells : Presently used in calculators , refrigerators and portable communication devices .
New Polymers :Polymers are complex chemical structures which can be adapted to many use .Also includes high tech ceramics which can withstand very high temperatures.
Super conductors - semi conductors and Micro chips : These are the core items for many electronic devices .
Nano Technology : Process of developing new materials at molecular level
These technologies with combination of other technologies would produce commerical viable products in near future