IBM gets up close with atomic behavior (images) Summary: IBM Research says it can now track atoms and their behavior at nanoscale giving a boost to nanotechnology applications. By Andy Smith | September 23, 2010 -- 11:08 GMT (04:08 PDT) Previous | Next Image 7 of 14 A 3D overview. High-contrast view. Topics: Hardware, Emerging Tech, IBM, Processors Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.