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  • 1. Nanotechnology& NanoscienceKatalog książek anglojęzycznychSpis treści:1. Analysis/Characterization of Nanosystems ........ 22. Nanoelectronics ................................................ 73. Nanofabrication ................................................. 134. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures ....................... 185. Nanophotonics ................................................. 356. Nanophysics ..................................................... 377. Nanotechnology ................................................ 39Podane ceny są cenami brutto i zawierają 5% podatek VATOferta jest ważna do 31 stycznia 2013 roku lub do wyczerpania zapasów
  • 2. Analysis/Characterization of Nanosystems Atom Probe Microscopy Atomic Force Microscopy Baptiste Gault Greg Haugstad Springer Wiley ISBN: 9781461434351 ISBN: 9780470638828 Data wydania: 16.05.2012 Data wydania: 16.10.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 557,00 zł Cena: 491,00 złAtom probe microscopy enables the characterization of materials structure and This bookenlightens readers onthe basic surface properties and distance-dependentchemistry in three dimensions with near-atomic resolution. This uniquely powerful intersurface forces one must understand to obtain even simple data from an atomictechnique has been subject to major instrumental advances within the last decade force microscope (AFM). The material becomes progressively more complexwith the development of wide-field-of-view detectors and pulsed-laser-assisted throughout the book, explaining details of calibration, physical origin of artifacts, andevaporation that have significantly enhanced the instruments capabilities. The field signal/noise limitations. Coverage spans imaging, materials propertyis flourishing, and atom probe microscopy is being embraced as a mainstream characterization, in-liquid interfacial analysis, tribology, and electromagnetictechnique. This book covers all facets of atom probe microscopy--field ion interactions. "Supplementary material for this book can be found by entering ISBNmicroscopy, field desorption microscopy and, with a strong emphasis, atom probe 9780470638828 on"tomography. Atom Probe Microscopy is aimed at researchers of all experiencelevels. It will provide the beginner with the theoretical background and practicalinformation necessary to investigate how materials work using atom probemicroscopy techniques. This includes detailed explanations of the instrumentationand how it works, contemporary specimen preparation techniques, experimentaldetails, and an overview of the results that can be obtained. The book emphasizesprocesses for assessing data quality, and the proper implementation of advanced ... ... Characterization of Nanostructures Coherent Light Microscopy Sverre Myhra Pietro Ferraro Taylor & Francis Springer ISBN: 9781439854150 ISBN: 9783642158124 Data wydania: 27.06.2012 Data wydania: 10.02.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 513,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złThe techniques and methods that can be applied to materials characterization on This book deals with the latest achievements in the field of optical coherentthe microscale are numerous and well-established. Divided into two parts, microscopy. While many other books exist on microscopy and imaging, this bookCharacterization of Nanostructures provides thumbnail sketches of the most widely provides a unique resource dedicated solely to this subject. Similarly, many booksused techniques and methods that apply to nanostructures, and discusses typical describe applications of holography, interferometry and speckle to metrology but doapplications to single nanoscale objects, as well as to ensembles of such objects. not focus on their use for microscopy. The coherent light microscopy referenceSection I: Techniques and Methods overviews the physical principles of the main provided here does not focus on the experimental mechanics of such techniquestechniques and describes those operational modes that are most relevant to but instead is meant to provide a users manual to illustrate the strengths andnanoscale characterization. It provides sufficient technical detail so that readers and capabilities of developing techniques. The areas of application of this technique areprospective users can gain an appreciation of the strengths and limitations of in biomedicine, medicine, life sciences, nanotechnology and materials sciences.particular techniques. The section covers both mainstream and less commonly usedtechniques. Section II: Applications of Techniques to Structures of DifferentDimensionalities and Functionalities deals with the methods for materialscharacterization of generic types of systems, using carefully chosen illustrations fromthe literature. Each chapter begins with a brief description of the materials andsupplies a context for the methods for characterization. Electron Energy-Loss Spectroscopy in Ellipsometry at the Nanoscale the Electron Microscope R. F. Egerton Maria Losurdo Springer Springer ISBN: 9781441995827 ISBN: 9783642339554 Data wydania: 04.08.2011 Data wydania: 31.12.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 942,00 zł Cena: 856,00 złWithin the last 30 years, electron energy-loss spectroscopy (EELS) has become a This book presents and introduces ellipsometry in nanoscience and nanotechnologystandard analytical technique used in the transmission electron microscope to making a bridge between the classical and nanoscale optical behaviour of materials.extract chemical and structural information down to the atomic level. In two It delineates the role of the non-destructive and non-invasive optical diagnostics ofprevious editions, Electron Energy-Loss Spectroscopy in the Electron Microscope ellipsometry in improving science and technology of nanomaterials and relatedhas become the standard reference guide to the instrumentation, physics and processes by illustrating its exploitation, ranging from fundamental studies of theprocedures involved, and the kind of results obtainable. Within the last few years, physics and chemistry of nanostructures to the ultimate goal of turnkeythe commercial availability of lens-aberration correctors and electron-beam manufacturing control. This book is written for a broad readership: materialsmonochromators has further increased the spatial and energy resolution of EELS. scientists, researchers, engineers, as well as students and nanotechnologyThis thoroughly updated and revised Third Edition incorporates these new operators who want to deepen their knowledge about both basics and applicationsdevelopments, as well as advances in electron-scattering theory, spectral and image of ellipsometry to nanoscale phenomena. It starts as a general introduction forprocessing, and recent applications in fields such as nanotechnology. The people curious to enter the fields of ellipsometry and polarimetry applied toappendices now contain a listing of inelastic mean free paths and a description of nanomaterials and progresses to articles by experts on specific fields that span frommore than 20 MATLAB programs for calculating EELS data. plasmonics, optics, to semiconductors and flexible electronics. The core belief reflected in this book is that ellipsometry applied at the nanoscale offers new ways of addressing many current needs. 2
  • 3. Analysis/Characterization of Nanosystems Handbook of Instrumentation and Techniques Handbook of Nanoscopy for Semiconductor Nanostructure Characterization Richard Haight Gustaaf van Tendeloo World Scientific Publishing Wiley ISBN: 9789814322805 ISBN: 9783527317066 Data wydania: 01.12.2011 Data wydania: 18.04.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 1562,00 zł Cena: 1909,00 złNanoscience and nanotechnology is an exciting and vibrant field of research. This This completely revised successor to the Handbook of Microscopy supplies in-new handbook, intended for researchers, engineers and advanced graduate depth coverage of all imaging technologies from the optical to the electron andstudents in all areas of nanoscience, is written by eminent scientists and experts scanning techniques. Adopting a twofold approach, the book firstly presents thewho are pushing the forefront of instrumentation and developing key techniques for various technologies as such, before going on to cover the materials class by class,the study of atomic structural, optical and electronic properties of nanostructured analyzing how the different imaging methods can be successfully applied. It coverssemiconductor materials. This handbook will be a key resource for all researchers in the latest developments in techniques, such as in-situ TEM, 3D imaging in TEM andnanoscience and nanomaterials interested in learning about the most important SEM, as well as a broad range of material types, including metals, alloys, ceramics,techniques for unlocking the detailed science and properties of nanostructures. polymers, semiconductors, minerals, quasicrystals, amorphous solids, among others. The volumes are divided between methods and applications, making this both a reliable reference and handbook for chemists, physicists, biologists, materials scientists and engineers, as well as graduate students and their lecturers. Hybridizing Surface Probe In-Situ Electron Microscopy: Microscopies Applications in Physics, Chemistry and Susan Moreno Flores Gerhard Dehm Taylor & Francis Wiley ISBN: 9781439871003 ISBN: 9783527319732 Data wydania: 17.10.2012 Data wydania: 26.04.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 467,00 zł Cena: 691,00 złMany books and reviews about scanning probe microscopies (SPM) cover the Adopting a didactical approach from fundamentals to actual experiments andbasics of their performance, novel developments, and state-of-the-art applications. applications, this handbook and ready reference covers real-time observations usingTaking a different approach, Hybridizing Surface Probe Microscopies: Towards a modern scanning electron microscopy and transmission electron microscopy, whileFull Description of the Meso- and Nanoworlds encompasses the technical efforts in also providing information on the required stages and samples. The text begins withcombining SPM with spectroscopic and optical complementary techniques that, introductory material and the basics, before describing advancements andaltogether, provide a complete description of nanoscale and mesoscale systems applications in dynamic transmission electron microscopy and reflection electronand processes from corrosion to enzymatic reactions. The book is organized into microscopy. Subsequently, the techniques needed to determine growth processes,eight chapters, following a general scheme that revolves around the two main chemical reactions and oxidation, irradiation effects, mechanical, magnetic, andcapabilities of SPM: imaging and measuring interactions. Each chapter introduces ferroelectric properties as well as cathodoluminiscence and electromigration arekey theoretical concepts and basic equations of the particular stand-alone technique discussed.with which the scanning probe microscopies are combined. Chapters end with theSPM-technique combination and some real-world examples in which thecombination has been devised or used. Most chapters include a historical review ofthe techniques and numerous illustrations to support key ideas and provide thereader with intuitive understanding. Modeling Nanoscale Imaging in Molecular Manipulation with Atomic Electron Microscopy Force Microscopy Thomas Vogt Anne-Sophie Duwez Springer Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781461421900 ISBN: 9781439809662 Data wydania: 02.03.2012 Data wydania: 01.12.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 471,00 zł Cena: 548,00 złModeling Nanoscale Imaging in Electron Microscopy presents the recent advances With the invention of scanning probe techniques in the early 1980s, scientists canthat have been made using mathematical methods to resolve problems in now play with single atoms, single molecules, and even single bonds. Force,microscopy. With improvements in hardware-based aberration software significantly dynamics, and function can now be probed at the single-molecule level. Molecularexpanding the nanoscale imaging capabilities of scanning transmission electron Manipulation with Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) presents a series of topics thatmicroscopes (STEM), these mathematical models can replace some labor intensive discuss concepts and methodologies used to manipulate and study single (bio)procedures used to operate and maintain STEMs. This book, the first in its field molecules with AFM. The first part is dedicated to the pulling of single moleculessince 1998, will also cover such relevant concepts as superresolution techniques, with force spectroscopy to investigate molecular interactions, mechanics, andspecial denoising methods, application of mathematical/statistical learning theory, mechanochemical processes, and the second part to the manipulation,and compressed sensing. repositioning, and targeted delivery of single molecules on substrates. Single molecule manipulation is an exciting area of research which made important breakthroughs in nanoscience and which could find potential applications in a diverse range of disciplines, including chemistry, biology, physics, material and polymer science, and engineering. New and experienced AFM researchers looking for applications beyond imaging will find a wealth of information in this informative volume. 3
  • 4. Analysis/Characterization of Nanosystems Nanoimaging New Horizons of Applied Scanning Electron Microscopy Beth A. Goins Kenichi Shimizu Taylor & Francis Springer ISBN: 9789814267090 ISBN: 9783642261688 Data wydania: 15.09.2011 Data wydania: 04.05.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 548,00 zł Cena: 542,00 złThe first resource of its kind, this book covers cutting-edge research on the use of In modern scanning electron microscopy, sample surface preparation is of keynanoparticles for in vivo diagnostic medical imaging and therapy. It discusses a importance, just as it is in transmission electron microscopy. With the proceduresvariety of nanoparticles, including quantum dots, carbon nanotubes, dendrimers, for sample surface preparation provided in the present book, the enormous potentialgold nanoshells, metal nanorods, micelles, liposomes, polymers, MRI iron oxide of advanced scanning electron microscopes can be realized fully. This will take theparticles, and microbubbles. Examples in the book include multifunctional reader to an entirely new level of scanning electron microscopy and finely-detailednanoparticles that designed for multimodality imaging and simultaneous diagnostic images never seen before.and therapy (theranostic) applications. Noncontact Atomic Force Microscopy Photoemission Spectroscopy on High Temperature Superconductor Seizo Morita Wentao Zhang Springer Springer ISBN: 9783642260704 ISBN: 9783642324710 Data wydania: 14.03.2012 Data wydania: 23.08.2012 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: twarda Cena: 578,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złSince the original publication of Noncontact Atomic Force Microscopy in 2002, the This book mainly focuses on the study of the high-temperature superconductornoncontact atomic force microscope (NC-AFM) has achieved remarkable progress. Bi2Sr2CaCu2O8 by vacuum, ultra-violet, laser-based, angle-resolved photoemissionThis second treatment deals with the following outstanding recent results obtained spectroscopy (ARPES). A new form of electron coupling has been identified inwith atomic resolution since then: force spectroscopy and mapping with atomic Bi2212, which occurs in the superconducting state. For the first time, theresolution; tuning fork; atomic manipulation; magnetic exchange force microscopy; Bogoliubov quasiparticle dispersion with a clear band back-bending has beenatomic and molecular imaging in liquids; and other new technologies. These results observed with two peaks in the momentum distribution curve in theand technologies are now helping evolve NC-AFM toward practical tools for superconducting state at a low temperature. Readers will find useful informationcharacterization and manipulation of individual atoms/molecules and nanostructures about the technique of angle-resolved photoemission and the study of high-with atomic/subatomic resolution. Therefore, the book exemplifies how NC-AFM has temperature superconductors using this technique. Dr. Wentao Zhang received hisbecome a crucial tool for the expanding fields of nanoscience and nanotechnology. PhD from the Institute of Physics at the Chinese Academy of Sciences. Quantum-chemical Studies on Porphyrins, Raman Spectroscopy and Its Fullerenes and Carbon Nanostructures Application in Nanostructures Oleksandr Loboda Shu-Lin Zhang Springer Wiley ISBN: 9783642318443 ISBN: 9780470686102 Data wydania: 19.09.2012 Data wydania: 03.02.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 471,00 zł Cena: 682,00 złThis book presents theoretical studies of electronic structure, optical and Raman Spectroscopy and its Application in Nanostructures is an original and timelyspectroscopic properties of a number of compounds such as porphyrins, fullerenes contribution to a very active area of physics and materials science research. Thisand heteroatomic single-wall nanotubes. The book presents new, faster calculation book presents the theoretical and experimental phenomena of Ramanmethods for application in quantum-chemical theory of electronic structures. It spectroscopy, with specialized discussions on the physical fundamentals, newaddresses issues of practical importance such as the development of materials for developments and main features in low-dimensional systems of Ramanphotosensitizers, organic LEDs and solar cells. spectroscopy. In recent years physicists, materials scientists and chemists have devoted increasing attention to low-dimensional systems and as Raman spectroscopy can be used to study and analyse such materials as carbon nanotubes, quantum wells, silicon nanowires, etc., it is fast becoming one of the most powerful and sensitive experimental techniques to characterize the qualities of such nanostructures. Recent scientific and technological developments have resulted in the applications of Raman spectroscopy to expand. These developments are vital in providing information for a very broad field of applications: for example in microelectronics, biology, forensics and archaeology. Thus, this book not only introduces these important new branches of Raman spectroscopy from both ... 4
  • 5. Analysis/Characterization of Nanosystems Raman Spectroscopy for Nanomaterials Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy Characterization Challa Kumar Allen J. Bard Springer Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9783642206191 ISBN: 9781439831120 Data wydania: 05.04.2012 Data wydania: 05.04.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 1173,00 zł Cena: 677,00 złThis is a first volume of a 40-volume series on nanoscience and nanotechnology, Because of its simplicity of use and quantitative results, Scanning Electrochemicaledited by the renowned scientist Challa S.S.R. Kumar. This handbook gives a Microscopy (SECM) has become an indispensable tool for the study of surfacecomprehensive overview about Raman spectroscopy for the characterization of reactivity. The fast expansion of the SECM field during the last several years hasnanomaterials. Modern applications and state-of-the-art techniques are covered and been fueled by the introduction of new probes, commercially availablemake this volume essential reading for research scientists in academia and industry. instrumentation, and new practical applications. Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy, Second Edition offers essential background and in-depth overviews of specific applications in self-contained chapters. Recent methodological advances have greatly increased the capacity of SECM to characterize interfaces at the nanoscale and to obtain molecular-level chemical information. This thoroughly updated edition retains original chapters describing the principles of SECM measurements, instrumentation, preparation of SECM probes, imaging methodologies, and theory and offers: New chapters on studies of single biological cells, corrosion, electrocatalysis, and hybrid techniques Descriptions of recent advances of SECM in several areas of current interest: biotechnological applications, nanofabrication and surface patterning, and molecular transport across films ... Scanning Probe Microscopy Scanning Probe Microscopy in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Nikodem Tomczak Bharat Bhushan World Scientific Publishing Springer ISBN: 9789814324762 ISBN: 9783642035340 Data wydania: 14.12.2010 Data wydania: 15.01.2010 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 362,00 zł Cena: 789,00 złScanning Probe Microscopy (SPM) is the enabling tool for nano(bio)technology, This book presents the physical and technical foundation of the state of the art inwhich has opened new vistas in many interdisciplinary research areas. Concomitant applied scanning probe techniques. It constitutes a timely and comprehensivewith the developments in SPM instrumentation and techniques are new and overview of SPM applications. The chapters in this volume relate to scanning probepreviously unthought-of opportunities in materials nanofabrication and microscopy techniques, characterization of various materials and structures andcharacterisation. In particular, the developments in addressing and manipulating typical industrial applications, including topographic and dynamical surface studiesmatter at the level of single atoms or molecules, and studies of biological materials of thin-film semiconductors, polymers, paper, ceramics, and magnetic and(e.g. live cells, or cell membranes) result in new and exciting discoveries. The rising biological materials. The chapters are written by leading researchers and applicationimportance of SPM demands a concise treatment in the form of a book which is scientists from all over the world and from various industries to provide a broaderaccessible to interdisciplinary practitioners. This book highlights recent advances in perspective.the field of SPM with sufficient depth and breadth to provide an intellectuallystimulating overview of the current state of the art. The book is based on a set ofcarefully selected original works from renowned contributors on topics that rangefrom atom technology, scanning tunneling spectroscopy of self-assemblednanostructures, SPM probe fabrication, scanning force microscopy applications inbiology and materials science down to the single molecule level, novel scanning ... Scanning Probe Microscopy in Scanning Probe Microscopy in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 2 Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 3 Bharat Bhushan Bharat Bhushan Springer Springer ISBN: 9783642104961 ISBN: 9783642254130 Data wydania: 10.01.2011 Data wydania: 16.10.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 685,00 zł Cena: 599,00 złThis book presents the physical and technical foundation of the state of the art in This book presents the physical and technical foundation of the state of the art inapplied scanning probe techniques. It constitutes a timely and comprehensive applied scanning probe techniques. It constitutes a timely and comprehensiveoverview of SPM applications. The chapters in this volume relate to scanning probe overview of SPM applications. The chapters in this volume relate to scanning probemicroscopy techniques, characterization of various materials and structures and microscopy techniques, characterization of various materials and structures andtypical industrial applications, including topographic and dynamical surface studies typical industrial applications, including topographic and dynamical surface studiesof thin-film semiconductors, polymers, paper, ceramics, and magnetic and of thin-film semiconductors, polymers, paper, ceramics, and magnetic andbiological materials. The chapters are written by leading researchers and application biological materials. The chapters are written by leading researchers and applicationscientists from all over the world and from various industries to provide a broader scientists from all over the world and from various industries to provide a broaderperspective. perspective. 5
  • 6. Analysis/Characterization of Nanosystems Scanning SQUID Microscope for Studying Signal Measurement and Estimation Vortex Matter in Type-ii Superconductors Techniques for Micro and Nanotechnology Amit Finkler Cedric Clevy Springer Springer ISBN: 9783642293924 ISBN: 9781441999450 Data wydania: 18.05.2012 Data wydania: 04.03.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 343,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złCommon methods of local magnetic imaging display either a high spatial resolution Signal Measurement and Estimation Techniques for Micro and Nanotechnologyand relatively poor field sensitivity (MFM, Lorentz microscopy), or a relatively high discusses micro, nano and robotic cells and gives a state-of-the-art presentation offield sensitivity but limited spatial resolution (scanning SQUID microscopy). Since the the different techniques and solutions to measure and estimate signals at the micromagnetic field of a nanoparticle or nanostructure decays rapidly with distance from and nano scale. New technologies and applications such as micromanipulationthe structure, the achievable spatial resolution is ultimately limited by the probe- (artificial components, biological objects), micro-assembly (MEMS, MOEMS, NEMS)sample separation. This thesis presents a novel method for fabricating the smallest and material and surface force characterization are covered. The importance ofsuperconducting quantum interference device (SQUID) that resides on the apex of a sensing at the micro and nano scale is presented as a key issue in control systems,very sharp tip. The nanoSQUID-on-tip displays a characteristic size down to 100 nm as well as for understanding the physical phenomena of these systems. The bookand a field sensitivity of 10^-3 Gauss/Hz^(1/2). A scanning SQUID microsope was also: Explains issues that make signal measurement and estimation techniquesconstructed by gluing the nanoSQUID-on-tip to a quartz tuning-fork. This enabled difficult at the micro-nano-scale and offers solutions Discusses automated micro-the nanoSQUID to be scanned within nanometers of the sample surface, providing assembly, and control of micro-nano robotic devices Presents and links signalsimultaneous images of sample topography and the magnetic field distribution. This measurement and estimation techniques for micro-nano scale systems withmicroscope represents a significant improvement over the existing scanning SQUID microfabrication methods, sensors integration and control schemes Signaltechniques and is expected to be able to image the spin of a single electron. Measurement and Estimation Techniques for Micro and Nanotechnology is a must- read for researchers and engineers working in MEMS and control systems. ... Theory of Bilayer Graphene Spectroscopy Marcin Mucha-Kruczynski Springer ISBN: 9783642309359 Data wydania: 06.09.2012 Oprawa: twarda Cena: 471,00 złThis thesis presents the theory of three key elements of optical spectroscopy of theelectronic excitations in bilayer graphene: angle-resolved photoemissionspectroscopy (ARPES), visible range Raman spectroscopy, and far-infrared (FIR)magneto-spectroscopy. Bilayer graphene (BLG) is an atomic two-dimensionalcrystal consisting of two honeycomb monolayers of carbon, arranged according toBernal stacking. The unperturbed BLG has a unique band structure, which featureschiral states of electrons with a characteristic Berry phase of 2$pi$, and it hasversatile properties which can be controlled by an externally applied transverseelectric field and strain. It is shown in this work how ARPES of BLG can be used toobtain direct information about the chirality of electron states in the crystal. Theauthor goes on to describe the influence of the interlayer asymmetry, which opens agap in BLG, on ARPES and on FIR spectra in a strong magnetic field. Finally, hepresents a comprehensive theory of inelastic Raman scattering resulting in theelectron-hole excitations in bilayer graphene, at zero and quantizing magnetic fields.This predicts their polarization properties and peculiar selection rules in terms ... 6
  • 7. Nanoelectronics Theory of Bilayer Graphene Advanced Nanoelectronics Spectroscopy Marcin Mucha-Kruczynski Razali Bin Ismail Springer Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9783642309359 ISBN: 9781439856802 Data wydania: 06.09.2012 Data wydania: 21.12.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 471,00 zł Cena: 467,00 złThis thesis presents the theory of three key elements of optical spectroscopy of the While theories based on classical physics have been very successful in helpingelectronic excitations in bilayer graphene: angle-resolved photoemission experimentalists design microelectronic devices, new approaches based onspectroscopy (ARPES), visible range Raman spectroscopy, and far-infrared (FIR) quantum mechanics are required to accurately model nanoscale transistors and tomagneto-spectroscopy. Bilayer graphene (BLG) is an atomic two-dimensional predict their characteristics even before they are fabricated. Advancedcrystal consisting of two honeycomb monolayers of carbon, arranged according to Nanoelectronics provides research information on advanced nanoelectronicsBernal stacking. The unperturbed BLG has a unique band structure, which features concepts, with a focus on modeling and simulation. Featuring contributions bychiral states of electrons with a characteristic Berry phase of 2$pi$, and it has researchers actively engaged in nanoelectronics research, it develops and appliesversatile properties which can be controlled by an externally applied transverse analytical formulations to investigate nanoscale devices. The book begins byelectric field and strain. It is shown in this work how ARPES of BLG can be used to introducing the basic ideas related to quantum theory that are needed to betterobtain direct information about the chirality of electron states in the crystal. The understand nanoscale structures found in nanoelectronics, including graphenes,author goes on to describe the influence of the interlayer asymmetry, which opens a carbon nanotubes, and quantum wells, dots, and wires. It goes on to highlight somegap in BLG, on ARPES and on FIR spectra in a strong magnetic field. Finally, he of the key concepts required to understand nanotransistors. These concepts arepresents a comprehensive theory of inelastic Raman scattering resulting in the then applied to the carbon nanotube field effect transistor (CNTFET). Severalelectron-hole excitations in bilayer graphene, at zero and quantizing magnetic fields. chapters cover graphene, an unzipped form of CNT that is the recently discoveredThis predicts their polarization properties and peculiar selection rules in terms ... allotrope of carbon that has gained a tremendous amount of scientific ... Advances in Multi-Photon Processes Applied Bohmian Mechanics: From and Spectroscopy: v. 20 Nanoscale Systems to Cosmology S. H. Lin Xavier Oriols Pladevall World Scientific Publishing Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9789814343985 ISBN: 9789814316392 Data wydania: 13.05.2011 Data wydania: 30.05.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 373,00 zł Cena: 514,00 złThis book presents the latest developments and issues in both experimental and Most textbooks explain quantum mechanics as a story where each step followstheoretical studies of multi-photon processes and the spectroscopy of atoms, naturally from the one preceding it. However, the development of quantummolecules and nanomaterials in Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Material Science. It mechanics was exactly the opposite. It was a zigzagging route full of personalis an important addition to an advanced series that contains review papers suitable disputes where scientists were forced to abandon well-established classicalfor both active researchers in these areas and non-experts who wish to enter the concepts and to explore new and imaginative routes. This book demonstrates thefield. Special attention is paid to the recent progress of nonlinear photon-matter huge practical utility of another of these routes in explaining quantum phenomena ininteractions applied to femtosecond laser induced nonadiabatic molecular various research fields. Bohmian mechanics-the formulation of the quantum theoryalignment, high-order harmonic generation from C60 fullerene plasma, resonant pioneered by Louis de Broglie and David Bohm-offers an alternative mathematicalfemtosecond stimulated Raman spectroscopy and attosecond pulse generation, as formulation of quantum phenomena in terms of quantum trajectories. It sheds lightwell as near-field optical imaging of noble-metal nanoparticles and photoexcited on the limits and extensions of our present understanding of quantum mechanicsultrafast electron transfer in condensed phase. toward other paradigms, such as relativity or cosmology. Carbon Nanotube and Graphene Device CFN Lectures on Functional Physics Nanostructures: v. 2 H.-S. Philip Wong Matthias Vojta Cambridge University Press Springer ISBN: 9780521519052 ISBN: 9783642143755 Data wydania: 23.12.2010 Data wydania: 24.08.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 263,00 zł Cena: 165,00 złExplaining the properties and performance of practical nanotube devices and related This series of books contains selected and edited lectures from summer schoolsapplications, this is the first introductory textbook on the subject. All the fundamental organized by the Center for Functional nanostructures (CFN) at the University ofconcepts are introduced, so that readers without an advanced scientific background Karlsruhe. The mission of the CFN is to carry out research in the following areas:can follow all the major ideas and results. Additional topics covered include nanophotonics, nanoelectronics, molecular nanostructures and nanostructurednanotube transistors and interconnects, and the basic physics of graphene. materials. The aim of the summer schools is mainly to exchange new ideas andProblem sets at the end of every chapter allow readers to test their knowledge of illustrate emerging research methodologies through a series of topical, introductorythe material covered and gain a greater understanding of the analytical skill sets lectures. This is reflected by both the selection of topics addressed in the presentdeveloped in the text. This is an ideal textbook for senior undergraduate and volume, nanoelectronics, as well as the tutorial aspect of the contributions.graduate students taking courses in semiconductor device physics andnanoelectronics. It is also a perfect self-study guide for professional deviceengineers and researchers. 7
  • 8. Nanoelectronics Chips 2020 CMOS Nanoelectronics: Analog and RF VLSI Circuits Bernd Hoefflinger Krzysztof Iniewski Springer McGraw-Hill ISBN: 9783642223990 ISBN: 9780071755658 Data wydania: 19.01.2012 Data wydania: 01.08.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 377,00 zł Cena: 509,00 złThe chips in present-day cell phones already contain billions of sub-100-nanometer In-depth coverage of integrated circuit design on the nanoscale level Written bytransistors. By 2020, however, we will see systems-on-chips with trillions of 10- international experts in industry and academia, CMOS Nanoelectronics addressesnanometer transistors. But this will be the end of the miniaturization, because yet the state of the art in integrated circuit design in the context of emerging systems.smaller transistors, containing just a few control atoms, are subject to statistical New, exciting opportunities in body area networks, wireless communications, datafluctuations and thus no longer useful. We also need to worry about a potential networking, and optical imaging are discussed. This cutting-edge guide exploresenergy crisis, because in less than five years from now, with current chip emerging design concepts for very low power and describes design approaches fortechnology, the internet alone would consume the total global electrical power! This RF transceivers, high-speed serial links, PLL/DLL, and ADC/DAC converters. CMOSbook presents a new, sustainable roadmap towards ultra-low-energy (femto-Joule), Nanoelectronics covers: Portable high-efficiency polar transmitters All-digital RFhigh-performance electronics. The focus is on the energy-efficiency of the various signal generation Frequency multiplier design Tunable CMOS RF filters GaAs HBTchip functions: sensing, processing, and communication, in a top-down spirit linear power amplifier design High-speed serial I/O design CDMA-based crosstalkinvolving new architectures such as silicon brains, ultra-low-voltage circuits, energy cancellation Delta-sigma fractional-N PLL Delay locked loops Digital clockharvesting, and 3D silicon technologies. Recognized world leaders from industry and generators Analog design in deep submicron CMOS technologies 1/f noisefrom the research community share their views of this nanoelectronics future. They reduction for linear analog CMOS ICs Broadband high-resolution bandpass sigma-discuss, among other things, ubiquitous communication based on mobile delta modulators Analog/digital conversion specifications for power linecompanions, health and care supported by autonomous implants ... communication systems Digital-to-analog converters for LCDs Sub-1-V CMOS ... Current at the Nanoscale Fundamentals of Superconducting Nanoelectronics Colm Durkan Anatolie Sidorenko World Scientific Publishing Springer ISBN: 9789814383738 ISBN: 9783642201578 Data wydania: 30.08.2013 Data wydania: 18.08.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 294,00 zł Cena: 514,00 złThis second edition of the book, initially written as an introductory text dealing with This book demonstrates how the new phenomena in superconductivity on thehow electric currents behave at the nanometer scale, begins with a general nanometer scale (FFLO state, triplet superconductivity, Crossed Andreev Reflection,description of electric currents at the macroscale. Then by considering the physical synchronized generation etc.) serve as the basis for the invention and developmentlengthscales relevant to electron flow, it is observed how the behavior of currents of novel nanoelectronic devices and systems. It demonstrates how rather complexvaries as they approach the nanoscale. A quantum description of electric current is ideas and theoretical models, like odd-pairing, non-uniform superconducting state,covered as well as its relevance, with particular reference to defects, grain pi-shift etc., adequately describe the processes in real superconductingboundaries, tunnelling and atomic contacts, followed by the effects of current flow nanostructues and novel devices based on them. The book is useful for a broadthrough nanostructures, including electromigration, of particular relevance for audience of readers, researchers, engineers, PhD-students, lectures and otherstransistor miniaturization. Next, the techniques used to probe currents and voltages who would like to gain knowledge in the frontiers of superconductivity at theat the nanoscale are considered, focusing on scanning-probe microscopy and nanoscale.transport measurements, before considering electronic transport through molecularand single-electron devices. The book will tie together several aspects of currentand recent research on the current flow at the nanoscale. Due to the introductorynature of the book, it will not become obsolete quickly, and chapters can be addedat will at later stages as new developments arise. Graphene Nanoelectronics Graphene Nanoelectronics Raghu Murali Hassan Raza Springer Springer ISBN: 9781461405474 ISBN: 9783642204678 Data wydania: 14.03.2012 Data wydania: 14.03.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 471,00 zł Cena: 565,00 złGraphene has emerged as a potential candidate to replace traditional CMOS for a Graphene is a perfectly two-dimensional single-atom thin membrane with zeronumber of electronic applications; this book presents the latest advances in bandgap. It has attracted huge attention due to its linear dispersion around the Diracgraphene nanoelectronics and the potential benefits of using graphene in a wide point, excellent transport properties, novel magnetic characteristics, and low spin-variety of electronic applications. The book also provides details on various methods orbit coupling. Graphene and its nanostructures may have potential applications into grow graphene, including epitaxial, CVD, and chemical methods. This book spintronics, photonics, plasmonics and electronics. This book brings together aserves as a spring-board for anyone trying to start working on graphene. The book team of experts to provide an overview of the most advanced topics in theory,is also suitable to experts who wish to update themselves with the latest findings in experiments, spectroscopy and applications of graphene and its nanostructures. Itthe field. covers the state-of-the-art in tutorial-like and review-like manner to make the book useful not only to experts, but also newcomers and graduate students. 8
  • 9. Nanoelectronics Introduction to Nanoelectronics Introduction to the Physics of Nanoelectronics Vladimir V. Mitin Seng Ghee Tan Cambridge University Press Woodhead Publishing ISBN: 9781107403765 ISBN: 9780857095114 Data wydania: 27.10.2011 Data wydania: 28.03.2012 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: twarda Cena: 194,00 zł Cena: 708,00 złThis book was first published in 2007. Increasing miniaturization of devices, This book provides an introduction to the physics of nanoelectronics, whichcomponents, and integrated systems requires developments in the capacity to encompasses spintronics, electronics, Hall effects, single electronics, carbon andmeasure, organize, and manipulate matter at the nanoscale. This textbook is a graphene electronics. Theoretical methodology is developed using quantumcomprehensive, interdisciplinary account of the technology and science that mechanical and non-equilibrium Greens function techniques to calculate electronicunderpin nanoelectronics, covering the underlying physics, nanostructures, currents and elucidate their transport properties at the atomic scale. The spin hallnanomaterials, and nanodevices. Without assuming prior knowledge of quantum effect is explained and its application to the emerging field of spintronics, where anphysics, this book provides a unifying framework for the basic ideas needed to electrons spin as well as its charge is utilised, is discussed. Topological dynamicsunderstand the recent developments in the field. Numerous illustrations, homework and gauge potential are introduced with the relevant mathematics, and theirproblems and interactive Java applets help the student to appreciate the basic application in nanoelectronic systems is explained. Graphene, one of the mostprinciples of nanotechnology, and to apply them to real problems. Written in a clear promising carbon-based nanostructures for nanoelectronics, is also explored.yet rigorous and interdisciplinary manner, this textbook is suitable for advancedundergraduate and graduate students in electrical and electronic engineering,nanoscience, materials, bioengineering, and chemical engineering. Introductory Quantum Mechanics for Isotopes in Condensed Matter Semiconductor Nanotechnology Dae Mann Kim Vladimir Plekhanov Wiley Springer ISBN: 9783527409754 ISBN: 9783642287220 Data wydania: 24.03.2010 Data wydania: 10.08.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 795,00 zł Cena: 429,00 złThe result of the nano education project run by the Korean Nano Technology This book provides a concise introduction to the newly created sub-discipline ofInitiative, this has been recommended for use as official textbook by the Korean solid state physics isotopetronics. The role of isotopes in materials and theirNanotechnology Research Society. The author is highly experienced in teaching properties are describe in this book. The problem of the enigma of the atomic massboth physics and engineering in academia and industry, and naturally adopts an in microphysics is briefly discussed. The range of the applications of isotopes isinterdisciplinary approach here. He is short on formulations but long on applications, wide: from biochemical process in living organisms to modern technical applicationsallowing students to understand the essential workings of quantum mechanics in quantum information. Isotopetronics promises to improve nanoelectronic andwithout spending too much time covering the wide realms of physics. He takes optoelectronic devices. With numerous illustrations this book is useful tocare to provide sufficient technical background and motivation for students to researchers, engineers and graduate students.pursue further studies of advanced quantum mechanics and stresses theimportance of translating quantum insights into useful and tangible innovations andinventions. As such, this is the only work to cover semiconductor nanotechnologyfrom the perspective of introductory quantum mechanics, with applications includingmainstream semiconductor technologies as well as (nano)devices, ranging fromphotodetectors, laser diodes, and solar cells to transistors and Schottky contacts.Problems are also provided to test the readers understanding ... Lessons from Nanoelectronics: A New Mechanical Self-Assembly Perspective on Transport Supriyo Datta Xi Chen World Scientific Publishing Springer ISBN: 9789814335294 ISBN: 9781461445616 Data wydania: 23.08.2012 Data wydania: 14.12.2012 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: twarda Cena: 147,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złEveryone is familiar with the amazing performance of a modern laptop, powered by Mechanical Self-Assembly: Science and Applications introduces a novel category ofmore than a billion nanotransistors, each having an active region that is barely a few self-assembly driven by mechanical forces. This book discusses self-assembly inhundred atoms long. These lectures, however, are about a less-appreciated by- various types of small material structures including thin films, surfaces, and micro-product of the microelectronics revolution, namely the deeper understanding of and nano-wires, as well as the practices potential application in micro andcurrent flow, energy exchange and device operation that it has enabled, which nanoelectronics, MEMS/NEMS, and biomedical engineering. The mechanical self-forms the basis for what we call the bottom-up approach. This book assumes very assembly process is inherently quick, simple, and cost-effective, as well aslittle background beyond linear algebra and differential equations, and is intended to accessible to a large number of materials, such as curved surfaces for forming threebe accessible to anyone in any branch of science or engineering. These lectures -dimensional small structures. Mechanical self-assembly is complementary to, andrepresent our attempt to make these lessons broadly accessible to those who are sometimes offer advantages over, the traditional micro- and nano-fabrication.not experts in device physics or transport theory, and would like to keep it that way.At the same time, we hope the experts too will enjoy taking a fresh new look at theirfavorite subject, emphasizing fundamental insights of general validity. 9
  • 10. Nanoelectronics Microelectronics to Nanoelectronics Nano-Electronic Devices Anupama B. Kaul Dragica Vasileska Taylor & Francis Springer ISBN: 9781466509542 ISBN: 9781441988393 Data wydania: 23.08.2012 Data wydania: 11.06.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 480,00 zł Cena: 557,00 złComposed of contributions from top experts, Microelectronics to Nanoelectronics: This book surveys the advanced simulation methods needed for proper modeling ofMaterials, Devices and Manufacturability offers a detailed overview of important state-of-the-art nanoscale devices. It systematically describes theoreticalrecent scientific and technological developments in the rapidly evolving approaches and the numerical solutions that are used in explaining the operation ofnanoelectronics arena. Under the editorial guidance and technical expertise of noted both power devices as well as nano-scale devices. It clearly explains for what typesmaterials scientist Anupama B. Kaul of California Institute of Technologys Jet of devices a particular method is suitable, which is the most critical point that aPropulsion Lab, this book captures the ascent of microelectronics into the researcher faces and has to decide upon when modeling semiconductor devices.nanoscale realm. It addresses a wide variety of important scientific and technologicalissues in nanoelectronics research and development. The book also showcasessome key application areas of micro-electro-mechanical-systems (MEMS) that havereached the commercial realm. Capitalizing on Dr. Kauls considerable technicalexperience with micro- and nanotechnologies and her extensive research inprestigious academic and industrial labs, the book offers a fresh perspective onapplication-driven research in micro- and nanoelectronics, including MEMS.Chapters explore how rapid developments in this area are transitioning from the labto the market, where new and exciting materials, devices, and manufacturing ... Nano-Semiconductors: Devices and Nanotechnology for Electronic Materials Technology and Devices Krzysztof Iniewski Anatoli Korkin Taylor & Francis Springer ISBN: 9781439848357 ISBN: 9781441936127 Data wydania: 25.10.2011 Data wydania: 15.05.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 473,00 zł Cena: 599,00 złWith contributions from top international experts from both industry and academia, Quickly becoming the hottest topic of the new millennium (2.4 billion dollars fundingNano-Semiconductors: Devices and Technology is a must-read for anyone with a in US alone) Current status and future trends of micro and nanoelectronics researchserious interest in future nanofabrication technologies. Taking into account the Written by leading experts in the corresponding research areas Excellent tutorial forsemiconductor industrys transition from standard CMOS silicon to novel device graduate students and reference for "gurus" Provides a broad overlook andstructures-including carbon nanotubes (CNT), graphene, quantum dots, and III-V fundamentals of nanoscience and nanotechnology from chemistry to electronicmaterials-this book addresses the state of the art in nano devices for electronics. It devicesprovides an all-encompassing, one-stop resource on the materials and devicestructures involved in the evolution from micro- to nanoelectronics. The book isdivided into three parts that address: Semiconductor materials (i.e., carbonnanotubes, memristors, and spin organic devices) Silicon devices and technology(i.e., BiCMOS, SOI, various 3D integration and RAM technologies, and solar cells)Compound semiconductor devices and technology This reference explores thegroundbreaking opportunities in emerging materials that will take systemperformance beyond the capabilities of traditional CMOS-based microelectronics.Contributors cover topics ranging from electrical propagation on CNT to GaN ... Predictive Technology Model for Quantum Dot Devices Robust Nanoelectronic Design Yu Cao Zhiming M. Wang Springer Springer ISBN: 9781461404446 ISBN: 9781461435693 Data wydania: 05.07.2011 Data wydania: 26.05.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 428,00 zł Cena: 557,00 złPredictive Technology Model for Robust Nanoelectronic Design explains many of Quantum dots as nanomaterials have been extensively investigated in the pastthe technical mysteries behind the Predictive Technology Model (PTM) that has several decades from growth to characterization to applications. As the basis ofbeen adopted worldwide in explorative design research. Through physical derivation future developments in the field, this book collects a series of state-of-the-artand technology extrapolation, PTM is the de-factor device model used in electronic chapters on the current status of quantum dot devices and how these devices takedesign. This work explains the systematic model development and provides a guide advantage of quantum features. Written by 56 leading experts from 14 countries,to robust design practice in the presence of variability and reliability issues. Having the chapters cover numerous quantum dot applications, including lasers, LEDs,interacted with multiple leading semiconductor companies and university research detectors, amplifiers, switches, transistors, and solar cells. Quantum Dot Devices isteams, the author brings a state-of-the-art perspective on technology scaling to this appropriate for researchers of all levels of experience with an interest in epitaxialwork and shares insights gained in the practices of device modeling. and/or colloidal quantum dots. It provides the beginner with the necessary overview of this exciting field and those more experienced with a comprehensive reference source. 10
  • 11. Nanoelectronics Quantum Dots Rapid Production of Micro- and Nano- particles Using Supercritical Water Lucjan Jacak Zhen Fang Springer Springer ISBN: 9783642720048 ISBN: 9783642264252 Data wydania: 04.06.2012 Data wydania: 13.10.2012 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: miękka Cena: 343,00 zł Cena: 542,00 złThis book covers many topics concerned with the man-made electronic systems This book shows how to use supercritical water (SCW) to synthesize nano- andcalled quantum dots, in particular: methods of creation, internal properties micro- oxides, inorganic salts and metal particles and its recent advancement. Also(electronic structure), directly observed properties (response to the experimental polymer/biomass particles can be produced by using the method of precipitation ofprobes, e.g. light or electrodes), experimental methods and results, physical effects solutes from SCW. The particles can be used as catalysts for biomass conversions,occuring in dots, theoretical models, computational methods, and future materials in ceramics & electronic devices and composite materials. Particles areapplications. The review part requires only basic knowledge on quantum mechanics easily produced continuously in a flow reactor in short and long reaction times.and solid state physics. Besides the synthesis process, the book also present studies of the properties of these materials. The size, size distribution, crystal growth & structure, and morphology of particles produced by supercritical water can be controlled by the feed concentrations, pH, pressures, temperatures, heating & cooling rates, organic modifications, reducing or oxidizing atmospheres, flow rates and reaction times. Selected Advances in Nanoelectronic Semiconductor Nanostructures for Devices Optoelectronic Devices Mojtaba Joodaki Gyu-Chul Yi Springer Springer ISBN: 9783642313493 ISBN: 9783642224799 Data wydania: 14.08.2012 Data wydania: 13.01.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 471,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złNanoelectronics, as a true successor of microelectronics, is certainly a major This book presents the fabrication of optoelectronic nanodevices. The structurestechnology boomer in the 21st century. This has been shown by its several considered are nanowires, nanorods, hybrid semiconductor nanostructures, wideapplications and also by its enormous potential to influence all areas of electronics, bandgap nanostructures for visible light emitters and graphene. The devicecomputers, information technology, aerospace defense, and consumer goods. applications of these structures are broadly explained. The book deals also with theAlthough the current semiconductor technology is projected to reach its physical characterization of semiconductor nanostructures. It appeals to researchers andlimit in about a decade, nanoscience and nanotechnology promise breakthroughs graduate students.for the future. The present books provides an in-depth review of the latestadvances in the technology of nanoelectronic devices and their developments overthe past decades. Moreover, it introduces new concepts for the realization of futurenanoelectronic devices. The main focus of the book is on three fundamentalbranches of semiconductor products or applications: logic, memory, and RF andcommunication. By pointing out to the key technical challenges, important aspectsand characteristics of various designs are used to illustrate mechanisms thatovercome the technical barriers. Furthermore, by comparing advantages anddisadvantages of different designs, the most promising solutions are indicated ... Semiconductor Spintronics Semiconductor-On-Insulator Materials for Nanoelectronics Applications Jianbai Xia Alexei N. Nazarov (National Academy of Science World Scientific Publishing Springer ISBN: 9789814327909 ISBN: 9783642158674 Data wydania: 27.08.2012 Data wydania: 08.02.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 556,00 zł Cena: 557,00 złSemiconductor Spintronics, as an emerging research discipline and an important Semiconductor-On-Insulator Materials for NanoElectronics Applications is devotedadvanced field in physics, has developed quickly and obtained fruitful results in to the fast evolving field of modern nanoelectronics, and more particularly to therecent decades. This volume is the first monograph summarizing the physical physics and technology of nanoelectronic devices built on semiconductor-on-foundation and the experimental results obtained in this field. With the culmination of insulator (SemOI) systems. The book contains the achievements in this field fromthe authors extensive working experiences, this book presents the developing leading companies and universities in Europe, USA, Brazil and Russia. It ishistory of semiconductor spintronics, its basic concepts and theories, experimental articulated around four main topics: New semiconductor-on-insulator materials;results, and the prospected future development. This unique book intends to Physics of modern SemOI devices; Advanced characterization of SemOI devices;provide a systematic and modern foundation for semiconductor spintronics aimed at and, Sensors and MEMS on SOI. "Semiconductor-On-Insulator Materials forresearchers, professors, post-doctorates, and graduate students, and to help them NanoElectonics Applications" is useful not only to specialists in nano- andmaster the overall knowledge of spintronics. microelectronics but also to students and to the wider audience of readers who are interested in new directions in modern electronics and optoelectronics. 11
  • 12. Nanoelectronics Superconductivity in Nanowires Superlattice to Nanoelectronics Alexey Bezryadin Raphael Tsu Wiley Elsevier ISBN: 9783527408320 ISBN: 9780080968131 Data wydania: 15.10.2012 Data wydania: 18.10.2010 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: twarda Cena: 399,00 zł Cena: 336,00 złThe importance and actuality of nanotechnology is unabated and will be for years to Written by one of the founders of this field, this book provides a historical overviewcome. A main challenge is to understand the various properties of certain of the invention of superlattice, one of the most important devices of the second halfnanostructures, and how to generate structures with specific properties for use in of the twentieth century. In addition to describing the fundamental concepts, thisactual applications in Electrical Engineering and Medicine. One of the most completely revised and updated edition provides new insights in the field of man-important structures are nanowires, in particular superconducting ones. They are made solids. It delivers over 20 per cent new material, including new research andhighly promising for future electronics, transporting current without resistance and at new technological applications. It provides a basic understanding of the physicsscales of a few nanometers. To fabricate wires to certain defined standards involved from first principles, while adding new depth, using basic mathematics andhowever, is a major challenge, and so is the investigation and understanding of an explanation of the background essentials.these properties in the first place. A promising approach is to use carbon nanotubesas well as DNA structures as templates. Many fundamental theoretical questionsare still unanswered, e.g. related to the role of quantum fluctuations. This work istackling them and provides a detailed analysis of the transport properties of suchultrathin wires. It presents an account of theoretical models, charge transportexperiments, and also conveys the latest experimental findings regarding fabrication,measurements, and theoretical analysis. Theory of Electron Transport in Semiconductors Carlo Jacoboni Springer ISBN: 9783642264801 Data wydania: 05.11.2012 Oprawa: miękka Cena: 599,00 złThis book describes in details the theory of the electron transport in the materialsand structures at the basis of modern micro- and nano-electronics. It leads andaccompanies the reader, through a step-by-step derivation of all calculations, fromthe basic laws of classical and quantum physics up to the most modern theoreticaltechniques, such as nonequilibrium Green functions, to study transport properties ofboth semiconductor materials and modern low-dimensional and mesoscopicstructures. 12
  • 13. Nanofabrication Advances in Nanodevices and Advances in Synthesis, Processing, and Nanofabrication Applications of Nanostructures Qing Zhang Kathy Lu Taylor & Francis Wiley ISBN: 9789814364546 ISBN: 9781118273272 Data wydania: 21.07.2012 Data wydania: 07.12.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 687,00 zł Cena: 438,00 złA variety of devices at nanometer/molecular scale for electronic, photonic, With contributed papers from the 2011 Materials Science and Technologyoptoelectronic, biological, and mechanical applications have been created through symposia, this is a useful one-stop resource for understanding the most importantthe rapid development of materials and fabrication technology. Further development issues in advances in the synthesis, processing, and applications of nanostructures.of nanodevices strongly depends on the state-of-the-art knowledge of science and Logically organized and carefully selected, the articles cover the themes of thetechnology at the sub-100 nm scale. This book presents and highlights some of the symposia: Nanotechnology for Energy, Healthcare and Industry; Controlledkey advances on, but not limited to, electronic and optoelectronic devices of Synthesis Processing and Applications of Structural and Functional Nanomaterials;nanometer/molecular scale, nanomechanics and nanoelectromechanical systems, and Synthesis, Properties, and Applications of Noble Metal Nanostructures. A mustelectromechanical coupled devices, manipulation and aligning processes at for academics in mechanical and chemical engineering, materials and or ceramics,nanometer/molecular scale, quantum phenomena, modeling of nanodevices and and chemistry.nanostructures, fabrication and property characterization of nanodevices, andnanofabrication with focused beam technology. Atomic Force Microscopy Based Complex Macromolecular Architectures Nanorobotics Hui Xie Nikos Hadjichristidis Springer Wiley ISBN: 9783642203282 ISBN: 9780470825136 Data wydania: 22.09.2011 Data wydania: 24.06.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 517,00 zł Cena: 1154,00 złThe atomic force microscope (AFM) has been successfully used to perform The field of CMA (complex macromolecular architecture) stands at the cutting edgenanorobotic manipulation operations on nanoscale entities such as particles, of materials science, and has been a locus of intense research activity in recentnanotubes, nanowires, nanocrystals, and DNA since 1990s. There have been many years. This book gives an extensive description of the synthesis, characterization,progress on modeling, imaging, teleoperated or automated control, human-machine and self-assembly of recently-developed advanced architectural materials with ainterfacing, instrumentation, and applications of AFM based nanorobotic number of potential applications. The architectural polymers, including bio-manipulation systems in literature. This book aims to include all of such state-of-the- conjugated hybrid polymers with poly(amino acid)s and gluco-polymers, star-art progress in an organized, structured, and detailed manner as a reference book branched and dendrimer-like hyperbranched polymers, cyclic polymers, dendrigraftand also potentially a textbook in nanorobotics and any other nanoscale dynamics, polymers, rod-coil and helix-coil block copolymers, are introduced chapter bysystems and controls related research and education. Clearly written and well- chapter in the book. In particular, the book also emphasizes the topic of syntheticorganized, this text introduces designs and prototypes of the nanorobotic systems breakthroughs by living/controlled polymerization since 2000. Furthermore,in detail with innovative principles of three-dimensional manipulation force renowned authors contribute on special topics such as helical polyisocyanates,microscopy and parallel imaging/manipulation force microscopy. metallopolymers, stereospecific polymers, hydrogen-bonded supramolecular polymers, conjugated polymers, and polyrotaxanes, which have attracted considerable interest as novel polymer materials with potential future applications. In addition, recent advances in reactive blending achieved with well-defined end- Computational Finite Element Methods Computational Nanoscience: in Nanotechnology Applications for Molecules, Clusters, Sarhan M. Musa Kalman Varga Taylor & Francis Cambridge University Press ISBN: 9781439893234 ISBN: 9781107001701 Data wydania: 17.10.2012 Data wydania: 14.04.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 519,00 zł Cena: 284,00 złComputational Finite Element Methods in Nanotechnology demonstrates the Computer simulation is an indispensable research tool in modeling, understandingcapabilities of finite element methods in nanotechnology for a range of fields. and predicting nanoscale phenomena. However, the advanced computer codesBringing together contributions from researchers around the world, it covers key used by researchers are too complicated for graduate students wanting toconcepts as well as cutting-edge research and applications to inspire new understand computer simulations of physical systems. This book gives students thedevelopments and future interdisciplinary research. In particular, it emphasizes the tools to develop their own codes. Describing advanced algorithms, the book is idealimportance of finite element methods (FEMs) for computational tools in the for students in computational physics, quantum mechanics, atomic and moleculardevelopment of efficient nanoscale systems. The book explores a variety of topics, physics, and condensed matter theory. It contains a wide variety of practicalincluding: A novel FE-based thermo-electrical-mechanical-coupled model to study examples of varying complexity to help readers at all levels of experience. Anmechanical stress, temperature, and electric fields in nano- and microelectronics algorithm library in Fortran 90, available online atThe integration of distributed element, lumped element, and system-level methods, implements the advanced computationalfor the design, modeling, and simulation of nano- and micro-electromechanical approaches described in the text to solve physical (N/MEMS) Challenges in the simulation of nanorobotic systems and macro-dimensions The simulation of structures and processes such as dislocations, growthof epitaxial films, and precipitation Modeling of self-positioning nanostructures,nanocomposites, and carbon nanotubes and their composites Progress in using 13
  • 14. Nanofabrication Computational Nanotechnology Computer-Based Modeling of Novel Carbon Systems and Their Properties Sarhan M. Musa Luciano Colombo Taylor & Francis Springer ISBN: 9781439841761 ISBN: 9789400732544 Data wydania: 19.07.2011 Data wydania: 05.09.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 582,00 zł Cena: 542,00 złApplications of nanotechnology continue to fuel significant innovations in areas During the last twenty years, the multiplicity of potential carbon structures hasranging from electronics, microcomputing, and biotechnology to medicine, consistently posed a formidable challenge to theoretical and computationalconsumer supplies, aerospace, and energy production. As progress in nanoscale physicists. Several different methods are currently being used to study the structurescience and engineering leads to the continued development of advanced materials and the properties of such systems. These methods include simulations based onand new devices, improved methods of modeling and simulation are required to empirical potentials, tight-binding calculations and density functional theory (DFT). Aachieve a more robust quantitative understanding of matter at the nanoscale. combination of these methods is needed to make significant progress in the carbonComputational Nanotechnology: Modeling and Applications with MATLAB(R) field. This volume provides the reader with a survey of state-of-the-art theoreticalprovides expert insights into current and emerging methods, opportunities, and and computational contributions featuring novel carbon systems (excludingchallenges associated with the computational techniques involved in nanoscale nanotubes). The chapters are authored by leading researchers who are all activelyresearch. Written by, and for, those working in the interdisciplinary fields that involved with different aspects of carbon structure and property elucidation.comprise nanotechnology-including engineering, physics, chemistry, biology, and Consequently, a variety of methods are presented to the reader. The editors havemedicine-this book covers a broad spectrum of technical information, research successfully compiled an informative book that: * Showcases the latest results inideas, and practical knowledge. It presents an introduction to computational carbon materials * Demonstrates how different theoretical methods are combined *methods in nanotechnology, including a closer look at the theory and modeling of Explains how new carbon structures are predicted Computer-Based Modeling oftwo important nanoscale systems: molecular magnets and semiconductor ... Novel Carbon Systems and Their Properties is aimed at advanced ... Controllable Synthesis, Structure and Property Design and Manufacturing of Active Modulation and Device Application of One- Dimensional Nanomaterials Microsystems Yue Zhang Stephanus Buttgenbach World Scientific Publishing Springer ISBN: 9789814407595 ISBN: 9783642129025 Data wydania: 27.08.2012 Data wydania: 16.11.2010 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 341,00 zł Cena: 696,00 złThe proceedings present the latest achievements in one dimensional materials as This book presents the design and manufacturing of microsystems as well aspresented at the 4th international conference on one-dimensional nanomaterials. necessary key technologies developed within the Collaborative Research CenterThe scope of the proceedings covers the inventions in controllable synthesis, 516. The research efforts of this collaboration are focused on active micro systemsstructure and property characterizations, nanodamage, modeling and simulation, which are based on the electromagnetic actuator principle. The travel of thedevice fabrication and novel applications of 1D nanomaterials, such as electro- investigated actuator systems is on the order of several millimeters. The totaloptical devices, electro-mechanical devices, bio-sensors and solar cells, etc. construction size of the actuator is on the range of several centimeters whereas essential structures being several micrometers. The methods and the production technologies that are investigated on the basis of various research models incorporate the fundamental process chains of microsystems. Evaporative Self-Assembly of Ordered Generating Micro- and Nanopatterns on Complex Structures Polymeric Materials Zhiqun Lin Eduard Arzt World Scientific Publishing Wiley ISBN: 9789814304689 ISBN: 9783527325085 Data wydania: 29.02.2012 Data wydania: 11.03.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 460,00 zł Cena: 603,00 złThe use of spontaneous self-assembly, as a lithographic tool and as an external field New micro and nanopatterning technologies have been developed in the last years-free means to construct well-ordered and intriguing patterns, has received much as less costly and more flexible alternatives to phtolithograpic processing. Theseattention due to its ease of producing complex, large-scale structures with small technologies have not only impacted on recent developments in microelectronics,feature sizes. An extremely simple route to highly-ordered, complex structures is the but also in emerging fields such as disposable biosensors, scaffolds for tissueevaporative self-assembly of nonvolatile solutes (e.g., polymers, nanoparticles, engineering, non-biofouling coatings, high adherence devices, or photoniccarbon nanotubes, and DNA) from a sessile droplet on a solid substrate. To date, a structures for the visible spectrum. This handbook presents the current processingfew studies have elegantly demonstrated that self-organized nanoscale, microscale, methods suitable for the fabrication of micro- and nanostructured surfaces madeand hierarchically structured patterns have been readily obtained from sophisticated out of polymeric materials. It covers the steps and materials involved, the resultingcontrol of droplet evaporation. These include convective assembly in evaporating structures, and is rounded off by a part on applications. As a result, chemists,menisci, the alignment of nanomaterials by programmed dip coating and controlled material scientists, and physicists gain a critical understanding of this topic at ananisotrophic wetting/dewetting processes, facile microstructuring of functional early stage of its development.polymers by the Breath Figure method, controlled evaporative self-assembly inconfined geometries, etc. This book is unique in this regard in providing a widespectrum of recent experimental and theoretical advances in evaporative self-assembly techniques. The ability to engineer an evaporative self-assembly ... 14
  • 15. Nanofabrication Inkjet-based Micromanufacturing Laser Ablation in Liquids Jan G. Korvink Guowei Yang Wiley Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9783527319046 ISBN: 9789814310956 Data wydania: 04.04.2012 Data wydania: 07.02.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 840,00 zł Cena: 1832,00 złThis handbook and ready reference offers a well-balanced industrial and academic This book focuses on the fundamental concepts and physical and chemical aspectsperspective, with chapters by industry authors complemented by contributions from of pulsed laser ablation of solid targets in liquid environments and its applications inleading research institutions. The result is an introduction to inkjet-based the preparation of nanomaterials and fabrication of nanostructures. The areas ofmicromanufacturing, followed by an overview of the underlying theories and models, focus include basic thermodynamic and kinetic processes of laser ablation in liquids,which provides the basis for a full understanding and a successful usage of inkjet- and its applications in metal and metal oxides nanocrystals synthesis andbased methods in current microsystems research and development. A large part of semiconductor nanostructures fabrication. The book comprises theoretical andthe text is dedicated to the actual inkjet systems, including print head design, experimental analysis of laser ablation in liquids, research methods, and preparationcalibration and monitoring methods, as well as integration into existing techniques.manufacturing equipment. The final section extensively covers those applicationsenabled by inkjet technology, such as flexible displays, electronic components,sensors and actuators as well as biomedical devices. With its unique combination ofvital yet hard-to-come-by practical knowledge in one book this is a must-have forany nano- and microtech R&D group. Nanofabrication Nanofabrication by Ion-Beam Sputtering Maria Stepanova Tapobrata Som Springer Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9783709104231 ISBN: 9789814303750 Data wydania: 09.11.2011 Data wydania: 14.11.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 599,00 zł Cena: 509,00 złThis title is intended to update scientists and engineers on the current state of the Considerable attention has been paid to ion beam sputtering as an effective way toart in a variety of key techniques used extensively in the fabrication of structures at fabricate self-organized nano-patterns on various substrates. The significance of thisthe nanoscale. The present work covers the essential technologies for creating sub method for patterning surfaces is that the technique is fast, simple, and less25 nm features lithographically, depositing layers with nanometer control, and expensive. The possibility to create patterns on very large areas at once makes itetching patterns and structures at the nanoscale. A distinguishing feature of this even more attractive. This book reviews various fascinating results, understand thebook is a focus not on extension of microelectronics fabrication, but rather on underlying physics of ion induced pattern formation, to highlight the potentialtechniques applicable for building NEMS, biosensors, nanomaterials, photonic applications of the patterned surfaces, and to explore the patterning behavior bycrystals, and other novel devices and structures that will revolutionize society in the different irradiation parameters in order to create desired surface morphologies oncoming years. specific materials. Nanofabrication Handbook Nanofabrication Using Focused Ion and Electron Beams Stefano Cabrini Ivo Utke Taylor & Francis Oxford University Press ISBN: 9781420090529 ISBN: 9780199734214 Data wydania: 26.03.2012 Data wydania: 24.05.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 462,00 zł Cena: 1005,00 złWhile many books are dedicated to individual aspects of nanofabrication, there is no Nanofabrication Using Focused Ion and Electron Beams presents fundamentals ofsingle source that defines and explains the total vision of the field. Filling this gap, the interaction of focused ion and electron beams (FIB/FEB) with surfaces, as wellNanofabrication Handbook presents a unique collection of new and the most as numerous applications of these techniques for nanofabrication involving differentimportant established approaches to nanofabrication. Contributors from leading materials and devices. The book begins by describing the historical evolution of FIBresearch facilities and academic institutions around the world define subfields, offer and FEB systems, applied first for micro- and more recently for nanofabrication andpractical instructions and examples, and pave the way for future research. Helping prototyping, practical solutions available in the market for different applications, andreaders to select the proper fabricating technique for their experiments, the book current trends in development of tools and their integration in a fast growing field ofprovides a broad vision of the most critical problems and explains how to solve nanofabrication and nanocharacterization. Limitations of the FIB/FEB techniques,them. It includes basic definitions and introduces the main underlying concepts of especially important when nanoscale resolution is considered, as well as possiblenanofabrication. The book also discusses the major advantages and disadvantages ways to overcome the experimental difficulties in creating new nanodevices andof each approach and offers a wide variety of examples of cutting-edge improving resolution of processing, are outlined. Chapters include tutorialsapplications. Each chapter focuses on a particular method or aspect of study. For describing fundamental aspects of the interaction of beams (FIB/FEB) with surfaces,every method, the contributors describe the underlying theoretical basis, resolution, nanostructures and adsorbed molecules; electron and ion beam chemistries; basicpatterns and substrates used, and applications. They show how applications at the theory, design and configuration of equipment; simulations of processes; basicnanoscale require a different process and understanding than those ... solutions for nanoprototyping. 15
  • 16. Nanofabrication Nanoimprint Lithography Nanostructured Materials Preparation Via Condensation Methods Weimin Zhou Anatolii D. Pomogailo Springer Springer ISBN: 9783642344275 ISBN: 9789048125647 Data wydania: 31.12.2012 Data wydania: 01.05.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 428,00 zł Cena: 685,00 złNanoimprint Lithography: An enabling process for nanofabrication presents a The book is devoted to novel nanostructured materials and nanothechnology. Acomprehensive description of nanotechnology that is one of the most promising low comprehensive analysis of the condensing methods of preparation of novel-cost, high-throughput technologies for manufacturing nanostructures, and an nanostructured materials is given. The methodology of power-consumingemerging lithography candidates for 22, 16 and 11 nm nodes. It provides the preparation of nanostructured materials is discussed, including thermolysis, photo-exciting, multidisciplinary field, offering a wide range of topics covering: principles, and radiolytic, electrochemical and mechanochemical methods. The peculiarities ofprocess, material and application. This book would be of specific interest for chemical transformations in organic and inorganic matrices are compared. Specialresearchers and graduate students in the field of nanoscience, nanotechnology and attention is given to kinetics and mechanism of the formation of nanocomposites.nanofabrication, material, physical, chemical, electric engineering and biology. Dr. The structure and properties of such nanostructured materials are analysed.Weimin Zhou is an associate professor at Shanghai Nanotechnology PromotionCenter, China. Semiconductor Modeling Techniques Sintering Naci Balkan Ricardo Castro Springer Springer ISBN: 9783642275111 ISBN: 9783642310089 Data wydania: 28.06.2012 Data wydania: 09.09.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 514,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złThis book describes the key theoretical techniques for semiconductor research to Sintering process studies have re-emerged strongly in the past decade due toquantitatively calculate and simulate the properties. It presents particular techniques extensive discussions about the stabilization of nanoparticles and nanostructures,to study novel semiconductor materials, such as 2D heterostructures, quantum and the development of controlled nanograined bulk materials. This book presentswires, quantum dots and nitrogen containing III-V alloys. The book is aimed primarily the state-of-art in experiments and theory of novel sintering processes, traditionalat newcomers working in the field of semiconductor physics to give guidance in sintering and grain growth. The scope ranges from powder metallurgy to ceramictheory and experiment. The theoretical techniques for electronic and optoelectronic and composites processing. The challenges of conventional and novel sintering anddevices are explained in detail. grain growth in nanopowders and nanostructures are addressed, being useful for students as well as professionals interested in sintering at the nanoscale. Surface Patterning with Colloidal Three-Dimensional Nanoarchitectures Monolayers Nicolas Vogel Weilie Zhou Springer Springer ISBN: 9783642351327 ISBN: 9781441998217 Data wydania: 22.12.2012 Data wydania: 23.08.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 428,00 zł Cena: 565,00 złHow can the two dimensional crystallization of colloids be used to form highly Devices built from three-dimensional nano architectures offer a number ofordered colloidal monolayers on solid substrates? What application does this have in advantages over those based on thin-film technology, such as larger surface area togenerating arrays of nanostructures? These questions are addressed in Nicolas enhance the sensitivity of sensors, to collect more sunlight to improve the efficiencyVogels thesis. Vogel describes a simple preparation method for the formation of of solar cells, and to supply higher density emitters for increased resolution in flatuniform colloidal crystals over large areas, which he refines to yield more complex panel displays. Three-dimensional nano scale assembly has already been used tobinary and non-close-packed arrangements. These monolayers can be applied to a generate many prototypes of devices and sensors, including piezoelectric nanoprocess termed colloidal lithography which is used to prepare high quality metallic generators based on ZnO nano wire arrays, photovoltaic devices based on siliconnanostructures with tailored properties defined to suit a variety of applications. nano wire array p-n junctions, and highly sensitive gas sensors based on metalMoreover, the author describes a method used to create metallic nanodot arrays oxide nano wire arrays among others. "Three-Dimensional Nanoarchitectures:with a resolution unprecedented for colloidal lithography methods. The author also Designing Next-Generation Devices" describes state-of-the-art synthesis,outlines methodology to embed nanoparticle arrays into the substrate, which is integration, and design strategies used to create three-dimensional nanodeveloped and used to design robust, re-usable biosensor platforms and nanoscale architectures for functional nanodevice applications. With a focus on synthesis andpatterns of biomimetic lipid bilayer membranes. The research in this thesis has led to fabrication methods for three-dimensional nanostructure assembly and construction,a large number of publications in internationally renowned journals. coverage includes resonators, nanophotonics, sensors, supercapacitors, solar cells, and more. This book is an essential reference for a broad audience ... 16
  • 17. Nanofabrication Tip-Based Nanofabrication Topics in Theoretical and Computational Nanoscience Ampere A. Tseng Jeffrey Michael McMahon Springer Springer ISBN: 9781441998989 ISBN: 9781441982483 Data wydania: 25.02.2011 Data wydania: 30.06.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 557,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złNanofabrication is critical to the realization of potential benefits in the field of Interest in structures with nanometer-length features has significantly increased aselectronics, bioengineering and material science. One enabling technology in experimental techniques for their fabrication have become possible. The study ofnanofabrication is Tip-Based Nanofabrication, which makes use of functionalized phenomena in this area is termed nanoscience, and is a research focus of chemists,micro-cantilevers with nanoscale tips. Tip-Based Nanofabrication: Fundamentals pure and applied physics, electrical engineers, and others. The reason for such aand Applications discusses the development of cantilevered nanotips and how they focus is the wide range of novel effects that exist at this scale, both of fundamentalevolved from scanning probe microscopy and are able to manipulate environments and practical interest, which often arise from the interaction between metallicat nanoscale on substrates generating different nanoscale patterns and structures. nanostructures and light, and range from large electromagnetic field enhancementsAlso covered are the advantages of ultra-high resolution capability, how to use tip to extraordinary optical transmission of light through arrays of subwavelength holes.based nanofabrication technology as a tool in the manufacturing of nanoscale This dissertation is aimed at addressing some of the most fundamental andstructures, single-probe tip technologies, multiple-probe tip methodology, 3-D outstanding questions in nanoscience from a theoretical and computationalmodeling using tip based nanofabrication and the latest in imaging technology. perspective, specifically: at the single nanoparticle level, how well do experimental and classical electrodynamics agree? What is the detailed relationship between optical response and nanoparticle morphology, composition, and environment? Does an optimal nanostructure exist for generating large electromagnetic field enhancements, and is there a fundamental limit to this? Towards Efficient Designing of Safe Nanomaterials Jerzy Leszczynski Royal Society of Chemistry ISBN: 9781849734530 Data wydania: 30.09.2012 Oprawa: twarda Cena: 808,00 złThe expanding field of nanotechnology is now one of the most promising areas ofscience. However, because some nanoparticles can have a negative impact onhuman health and the environment, the design of novel materials must always beaccompanied by a comprehensive risk assessment. Until now, the information onthe methods available has been fragmented and incomplete. This book is the first toprovide a comprehensive review of recent progress and challenges in the riskassessment of nanomaterials by empirical and computational techniques. Topicscovered include: benefits versus risks, carbon based nanomaterials, environmentaldetection and quantitative analysis, chemometric modelling, human exposureassessment, toxicity testing, nano-QSAR, risk assessment strategies, policy andregulatory frameworks. 17
  • 18. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Advances in Carbon Nanomaterials Advances in Macromolecules Nikos Tagmatarchis Maria Vittoria Russo Taylor & Francis Springer ISBN: 9789814267878 ISBN: 9789048131914 Data wydania: 10.05.2012 Data wydania: 20.02.2010 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 530,00 zł Cena: 579,00 złA promising class of carbon-based nanostructured materials, varied from empty Polymeric and Nanostructured Macromolecules presents the recent advances madecaged fullerenes and endohedral metallofullerenes to carbon nanotubes and in the synthesis, characterization, and applications of polymeric macromolecules.nanohorns, has led to an explosion of research associated with nanotechnology. This book provides an excellent overview of the recent breakthroughs in the scienceThe great potentiality of these materials for nanotechnology associated applications of macromolecules, with an emphasis on nanostructured macromolecules and thehas been widely recognized due to their exclusive structures and novel properties. In perspectives that these versatile materials offer to different fields such asthe "Handbook of Carbon Nanomaterials: Science and Applications", contributions optoelectronics and biotechnology. Advanced undergraduate, graduate studentsby experts in diverse fields of chemistry, physics, materials science and medicine and researchers alike will find the topics concerning physical and chemicalprovide a comprehensive survey of the current-state-of-knowledge of this constantly properties of advanced macromolecular materials of great interest.expanding subject. The book starts out with the nomenclature and modelling ofcarbon nanomaterials, then presenting a variety of examples on surfaces and thinfilms of fullerenes as well as giving an insight on the morphology and structure ofcarbon nanotubes and the characterization of peapod materials with the aid oftransmission electron microscopy. Subsequently electro-optical properties and self-assembly and enrichment in carbon nanotubes, followed by strategies for thechemical functionalization of carbon nanohorns and endohedral metallofullerenes ... Advances in Nanomaterials and Advances in Polymer Nanocomposites Nanostructures ACerS Fengge Gao Wiley Woodhead Publishing ISBN: 9781118060025 ISBN: 9781845699406 Data wydania: 28.07.2011 Data wydania: 19.10.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 445,00 zł Cena: 976,00 złThis book contains 17 papers from the Controlled Processing of Nanoparticle-based The addition of nanoparticles to polymer composites has led to a new generation ofMaterials and Nanostructured Films; Nanotechnology for Energy, Healthcare, and composite materials with enhanced and novel properties. Advances in polymerIndustry; and Nanolaminated Ternary Carbides and Nitrides (MAX Phases) symposia nanocomposites reviews the main types of polymer nanocomposites and theirheld during the 2010 Materials Science and Technology (MS&T10) meeting, applications. Part one reviews types of polymer nanocomposites according to fillers,October 17-21, 2010, Houston, Texas. Topics include: Direct Manufacturing; Low whilst part two focuses on types of polymer nanocomposites according to base.Dimension Nanomaterials; Processing and Sintering; Thin Films; Nanolaminated Finally, part three investigates key applications, including fuel cells, aerospaceTernary Carbides and Nitrides (MAX Phases); and Novel Nanomaterial Approaches. applications, optical applications, coatings and flame retardant polymer nanocomposites. Aligned Carbon Nanotubes Antimicrobial Polymers Zhifeng Ren Jose Maria Lagaron Springer Wiley ISBN: 9783642304897 ISBN: 9780470598221 Data wydania: 05.09.2012 Data wydania: 20.02.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 612,00 zł Cena: 489,00 złThis book gives a survey of the physics and fabrication of carbon nanotubes and The pioneering guide on the design, processing, and testing of antimicrobial plastictheir applications in optics, electronics, chemistry and biotechnology. It focuses on materials and coatings The manifestation of harmful microbes in plastic materialsthe structural characterization of various carbon nanotubes, fabrication of vertically used in medical devices and drugs, water purification systems, hospital equipment,or parallel aligned carbon nanotubes on substrates or in composites, physical textiles, and food packaging pose alarming health threats to consumers by exposingproperties for their alignment, and applications of aligned carbon nanotubes in field them to many serious infectious diseases. As a result, high demand for intensifyingemission, optical antennas, light transmission, solar cells, chemical devices, bio- efforts in the R&D of antimicrobial polymers has placed heavy reliance on bothdevices, and many others. Major fabrication methods are illustrated in detail, academia and industry to find viable solutions for producing safer plastic materials.particularly the most widely used PECVD growth technique on which various device To assist researchers and students in this endeavor, Antimicrobial Polymersintegration schemes are based, followed by applications such as electrical explores coupling contaminant-deterring biocides and plastics--focusing particularinterconnects, nanodiodes, optical antennas, and nanocoax solar cells, whereas attention on natural biocides and the nanofabrication of biocides. Each chapter iscurrent limitations and challenges are also be discussed to lay the foundation for devoted to addressing a key technology employed to impart antimicrobial behaviorfuture developments. to polymers, including chemical modification of the polymers themselves. A host of relevant topics, such as regulatory matters, human safety, and environmental risks are covered to help lend depth to the books vital subject matter. In addition, Antimicrobial Polymers : Discusses the design, processing, and testing ... 18
  • 19. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Applications of Supramolecular Atomic-Scale Modeling of Nanosystems Chemistry and Nanostructured Materials Hans-Jorg Schneider Carlo Massobrio Taylor & Francis Springer ISBN: 9781439840146 ISBN: 9783642262456 Data wydania: 11.04.2012 Data wydania: 04.05.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 346,00 zł Cena: 300,00 złApplications of Supramolecular Chemistry introduces the use of non-covalent The book covers a variety of applications of modern atomic-scale modeling ofinteractions and molecular recognition for many fields. Applications include the materials in the area of nanoscience and nanostructured systems. By highlightinganalysis of technically, medically, and environmentally important chemical the most recent achievements obtained within a single institute, at the forefront ofcompounds, their separation, purification and removal, and the design of new material science studies, the authors are able to provide a thorough description ofmaterials, including supramolecular electronics. The book also explores biological properties at the nanoscale. The areas covered are structural determination,interactions and applications in the food and textile industries. electronic excitation behaviors, clusters on surface morphology, spintronics and disordered materials. For each application, the basics of methodology are provided, allowing for a sound presentation of approaches such as density functional theory (of ground and excited states), electronic transport and molecular dynamics in its classical and first-principles forms. The book is a timely collection of theoretical nanoscience contributions fully in line with current experimental advances. Carbon and Oxide Nanostructures Carbon Meta-Nanotubes: Synthesis, Properties and Applications Noorhana Yahya Marc Monthioux Springer Wiley ISBN: 9783642146725 ISBN: 9780470512821 Data wydania: 16.01.2011 Data wydania: 30.12.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 557,00 zł Cena: 591,00 złThis volume covers all aspects of carbon and oxide based nanostructured materials. Meta-Nanotubes are a new generation of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) which resultThe topics include synthesis, characterization and application of carbon-based from the chemical transformation of regular CNTs and their subsequent combinationnamely carbon nanotubes, carbon nanofibres, fullerenes, carbon filled composites with foreign materials (atoms, molecules, chemical groups, nanocrystals) by variousetc. In addition, metal oxides namely, ZnO, TiO2, Fe2O3, ferrites, garnets etc., for ways such as functionalisation, doping, filling, and substitution. These newvarious applications like sensors, solar cells, transformers, antennas, catalysts, nanomaterials exhibit enhanced or new properties, such as reactivity, solubility, andbatteries, lubricants, are presented. The book also includes the modeling of oxide magnetism, which pristine CNTs do not possess. Their many applications includeand carbon based nanomaterials. The book covers the topics: Synthesis, electronic and optoelectronic devices, chemical and biosensors, solar cells, drugcharacterization and application of carbon nanotubes, carbon nanofibres, fullerenes delivery, and reinforced glasses and ceramics. Carbon Meta-Nanotubes: Synthesis,Synthesis, characterization and application of oxide based nanomaterials; Properties and Applications discusses these third generation carbon nanotubes andNanostructured magnetic and electric materials and their applications; the unique characteristics they possess. Beginning with a general overview of theNanostructured materials for petro-chemical industry; Oxide and carbon based thin subject, this book covers the five main categories of meta-nanotubes, namely: *films for electronics and sustainable energy; and, Theory, calculations and modeling Doped Carbon Nanotubes * Functionalised Carbon Nanotubes * Decorated orof nanostructured materials. Coated Carbon Nanotubes * Filled Carbon Nanotubes * Heterogeneous Nanotubes Providing unparalleled coverage of these third generation or meta-nanotubes, and possibilities for future development, this book is essential for anyone working ... Carbon Nanotube Enhanced Aerospace Carbon Nanotube-Polymer Composites Composite Materials Alkis Paipetis Brian P. Grady Springer Wiley ISBN: 9789400742451 ISBN: 9780470596418 Data wydania: 14.09.2012 Data wydania: 22.07.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 612,00 zł Cena: 438,00 złThe well documented increase in the use of high performance composites as Providing a much-needed and thorough overview of polymers in the carbonstructural materials in aerospace components is continuously raising the demands in nanotubes (CNTs), Carbon Nanotube-Polymer Composites provides a fundamentalterms of dynamic performance, structural integrity, reliable life monitoring systems understanding of achievements in the field and highlights key studies that have hadand adaptive actuating abilities. Current technologies address the above issues significant impact. The author summarizes widely scattered information (8,000separately; material property tailoring and custom design practices aim to the journal papers) into one accessible resource, complemented by references to keyenhancement of dynamic and damage tolerance characteristics, whereas life papers for readers wanting more in-depth information. The text comprehensivelymonitoring and actuation is performed with embedded sensors that may be examines CNT-polymers from synthesis to manufacturing and applications, makingdetrimental to the structural integrity of the component. This publication explores the this a valuable tool for polymer scientists and engineers, chemists, physicists, andunique properties of carbon nanotubes (CNT) as an additive in the matrix of Fibre materials scientists.Reinforced Plastics (FRP), for producing structural composites with improvedmechanical performance as well as sensing/actuating capabilities. The successfulcombination of the CNT properties and existing sensing actuating technologiesleads to the realization of a multifunctional FRP structure. The current volumepresents the state of the art research in this field. The contributions cover all theaspects of the novel composite systems, i.e. modeling from nano to macro scale, ... 19
  • 20. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Carbon Nanotubes Carbon Nanotubes and Their Applications Marko Burghard Qing Zhang Humana Press Inc. Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781607615774 ISBN: 9789814241908 Data wydania: 22.03.2010 Data wydania: 30.04.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 438,00 zł Cena: 535,00 złDue to their rare combination of high chemical stability, exceptional optical and This book overviews the current status of research and development activities ofelectrical properties, high surface-to-volume ratio, and high aspect ratio, carbon CNTs in nanodevices, nanomaterials, or nanofabrication. This book presents 15nanotubes (CNTs) have made an enormous impact on materials science, molecular state-of-the-art review articles that cover CNT synthesis technologies for growingbiology, biomedicine, and bioanalytical chemistry. Carbon Nanotubes: Methods and highly orientated CNTs, chirality-pure CNTs and CNTs at a large throughput and lowProtocols provides reliable, consistent protocols on the application of CNTs in cost, CNT assembly techniques, CNT sorting and separation processes, CNTmolecular biology-related fields. These are of vital importance, as the commercially functionalization engineering for more functionalities, CNT fundamental propertiesavailable CNTs differ in purity, agglomeration state, as well as length and diameter and their practical/potential electrical, electronic, optical, mechanical, chemical anddistribution, all of which have a profound influence on the dispersability and surface biological of the tubes. The volume contains detailed sections on functionalization,toxicity, trafficking, scaffolds, and biosensors, provided by expert researchers fromvarious fields. Written in the highly successful Methods in Molecular Biologya seriesformat, chapters include introductions to their respective topics, lists of thenecessary materials and reagents, step-by-step, readily reproducible laboratoryprotocols, and notes on troubleshooting and avoiding known pitfalls. Authoritativeand cutting-edge, Carbon Nanotubes: Methods and Protocols serves ... Carbon Nanotubes for Polymer Carbon Nanotubes: Properties, Reinforcement Applications, and Commercialization Jang-Kyo Kim Michael OConnell Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781439826218 ISBN: 9781439813201 Data wydania: 21.03.2011 Data wydania: 15.08.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 739,00 zł Cena: 404,00 złReinforcement for polymer matrix composites may not grab headlines, but it is one Since their discovery more than a decade ago, carbon nanotubes (CNTs) have heldof the most important applications of carbon nanotubes (CNTs). This book highlights scientists and engineers in captive fascination, seated on the verge of enormousthose areas where fabrication has proven difficult due to CNT entanglement and breakthroughs in areas such as medicine, electronics, and materials science, topoor interfacial interactions among the CNTs and polymers. The text outlines how to name but a few. Taking a broad look at CNTs and the tools used to study them,specifically functionalize CNTs and control their surface functionalities to enhance Carbon Nanotubes: Properties and Applications comprises the efforts of leadingthe interfacial interactions with polymer matrix. nanotube researchers led by Michael Oa (TM)Connell, protA(c)gA(c) of the late father of nanotechnology, Richard Smalley. Each chapter is a self-contained treatise on various aspects of CNT synthesis, characterization, modification, and applications. <p>The book opens with a general introduction to the basic characteristics and the history of CNTs, followed by discussions on synthesis methods and the growth of a oepeapoda structures. Coverage then moves to electronic properties and band structures of single-wall nanotubes (SWNTs), magnetic properties, Raman spectroscopy of electronic and chemical behavior, and electromechanical properties and applications in NEMS (nanoelectromechanical systems). Turning to applications, the final sections of the book explore mechanical properties of SWNTs spun into ... Characterization Techniques for Complex-Shaped Metal Nanoparticles Polymer Nanocomposites Vikas Mittal Tapan K. Sau Wiley Wiley ISBN: 9783527331482 ISBN: 9783527330775 Data wydania: 04.07.2012 Data wydania: 04.07.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 567,00 zł Cena: 665,00 złWith its focus on the characterization of nanocomposites using such techniques as Covering all important aspects and techniques of preparation and characterizationx-ray diffraction and spectrometry, light and electron microscopy, thermogravimetric of nanoparticles with controlled morphology and architecture, this book provides aanalysis, as well as nuclear magnetic resonance and mass spectroscopy, this book sound overview, from the basics right up to recent developments. Renownedhelps to correctly interpret the recorded data. Each chapter introduces a particular research scientists from all over the world present our existing knowledge of thecharacterization method, along with its foundations, and makes the user aware of its field, covering theory and modeling, synthesis, characterization and properties ofbenefits, but also of its drawbacks. As a result, the reader will be able to reliably these novel nanomaterials. By emphasizing the underlying concepts and principlespredict the microstructure of the synthesized polymer nanocomposite and its in detail, the book enables researchers to fully recognize and exploit the applicationthermal and mechanical properties, and so assess its suitability for a particular potential of complex-shaped nanoparticles, thus laying down the state-of-the art butapplication. Belongs on the shelf of every product engineer. also inspiring further research. 20
  • 21. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Corrosion Protection and Control Using Crystallization and Growth of Colloidal Nanomaterials Nanocrystals Viswanathan Saji Edson Roberto Leite Woodhead Publishing Springer ISBN: 9781845699499 ISBN: 9781461413073 Data wydania: 21.02.2012 Data wydania: 18.11.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 787,00 zł Cena: 236,00 złThis book covers the use of nanomaterials to prevent corrosion. The first section Since the size, shape, and microstructure of nanocrystalline materials stronglydeals with the fundamentals of corrosion prevention using nanomaterials. Part two impact physical and chemical properties, the development of new synthetic routesincludes a series of case studies and applications of nanomaterials for corrosion to nanocrystals with controlled composition and morphology is a key objective ofcontrol. the nanomaterials community. This objective is dependent on control of the nucleation and growth mechanisms that occur during the synthetic process, which in turn requires a fundamental understanding of both classical nucleation and growth and non-classical growth processes in nanostructured materials. Recently, a novel growth process called Oriented Attachment (OA) was identified which appears to be a fundamental mechanism during the development of nanoscale materials. OA is a special case of aggregation that provides an important route by which nanocrystals grow, defects are formed, and unique-often symmetry-defying- crystal morphologies can be produced. This growth mechanism involves reversible self-assembly of primary nanocrystals followed by reorientation of the assembled nanoparticles to achieve structural accord at the particle-particle interface, the removal of adsorbates and solvent molecules, and, finally, the irreversible ... Defect Structure in Nanomaterials Developments in Palygorskite-Sepiolite Research: A New Outlook on These Jeno Gubicza Arieh Singer Woodhead Publishing Elsevier ISBN: 9780857092069 ISBN: 9780444536075 Data wydania: 01.06.2012 Data wydania: 28.07.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 669,00 zł Cena: 548,00 złNanomaterials exhibit unique mechanical and physical properties compared to their The aim of this comprehenvise book is to present the most important resultscoarse-grained counterparts, and are consequently a major focus of current achieved in the research of the clay minerals palygorskite and sepiolite. Palygorskitescientific research. Defect structure in nanomaterials provides a detailed overview of and sepiolite have found to be useful in a huge variety of industrial and medicalthe processing methods, defect structure and defect-related mechanical and applications. As a result, research on these clays has been intensified during the lastphysical properties of a wide range of nanomaterials. The book begins with a review two decades, and important advances in their characterization have been made.of the production methods of nanomaterials, including severe plastic deformation, This book contains contributions from distinguished scientists in the field. It offerspowder metallurgy and electrodeposition. The lattice defect structures formed comprehensive treatment of palygorskite and sepiolite. It includes cutting-edgeduring the synthesis of nanomaterials are characterized in detail. Special attention is developments in industrial minerals and applications. It is written by distinguishedpaid to the lattice defects in low stacking fault energy nanomaterials and metal - scientists in the field.carbon nanotube composites. Topics covered in the second part of the bookinclude a discussion of the thermal stability of defect structure in nanomaterials anda study of the influence of lattice defects on mechanical and hydrogen storageproperties. Dynamical Symmetries for Environmental Applications of Nanostructures Nanomaterials Konstantin Kikoin Glen E. Fryxell Springer Imperial College Press ISBN: 9783211997239 ISBN: 9781848168046 Data wydania: 02.12.2011 Data wydania: 17.09.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 599,00 zł Cena: 356,00 złGroup theoretical concepts elucidate fundamental physical phenomena, including This book is concerned with functional nanomaterials, materials containing specific,excitation spectra of quantum systems and complex geometrical structures such as predictable nanostructures whose chemical composition or interfacial structuremolecules and crystals. These concepts are extensively covered in numerous enables them to perform a specific job: to destroy, sequester, or detect sometextbooks. The aim of the present monograph is to illuminate more subtle aspects material that constitutes an environmental threat. Nanomaterials have a number offeaturing group theory for quantum mechanics, that is, the concept of dynamical features that make them ideally suited for this job: they have a high surface area,symmetry. Dynamical symmetry groups complement the conventional groups: their high reactivity, easy dispersability, and rapid diffusion, to name a few. The purposeelements induce transitions between states belonging to different representations of of this book is to showcase how these features can be tailored to address some ofthe symmetry group of the Hamiltonian. Dynamical symmetry appears as a hidden the environmental remediation and sensing/detection problems faced by mankindsymmetry in the hydrogen atom and quantum rotator problem, but its main role is today. A number of leading researchers have contributed to this volume, painting amanifested in nano and meso systems. Such systems include atomic clusters, large picture of diverse synthetic strategies, structures, materials, and methods. The intentmolecules, quantum dots attached to metallic electrodes, etc. They are expected to of this book is to showcase the current state of environmental nanomaterials in suchbe the building blocks of future quantum electronic devices and information a way as to be useful either as a research resource, or as a graduate level textbook.transmitting algorithms. Elucidation of the electronic properties of such systems is We have organized this book into sections on nanoparticle-based remediationgreatly facilitated by applying concepts of dynamical group theory. strategies, nanostructured inorganic materials (e.g. layered materials like the apatites), nanostructured organic/inorganic hybrid materials, and the use ... 21
  • 22. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Environmental Applications of Environmental Silicate Nano- Nanomaterials Biocomposites Glen E. Fryxell Luc Averous Imperial College Press Springer ISBN: 9781848168039 ISBN: 9781447141013 Data wydania: 18.09.2012 Data wydania: 25.05.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 582,00 zł Cena: 557,00 złThis book is concerned with functional nanomaterials, materials containing specific, Environmental Silicate Nano-Biocomposites focuses on nano-biocomposites, whichpredictable nanostructures whose chemical composition or interfacial structure are obtained by the association of silicates such as bioclays with biopolymers. Byenables them to perform a specific job: to destroy, sequester, or detect some highlighting recent developments and findings, green and biodegradable nano-material that constitutes an environmental threat. Nanomaterials have a number of composites from both renewable and biodegradable polymers are explored. Thisfeatures that make them ideally suited for this job: they have a high surface area, includes coverage of potential markets such as packaging, agricultures, leisure andhigh reactivity, easy dispersability, and rapid diffusion, to name a few. The purpose the fast food industry. The knowledge and experience of more than twentyof this book is to showcase how these features can be tailored to address some of international experts in diverse fields, from chemical and biochemical engineering tothe environmental remediation and sensing/detection problems faced by mankind applications, is brought together in four different sections covering: Biodegradabletoday. A number of leading researchers have contributed to this volume, painting a polymers and Silicates, Clay/Polyesters Nano-biocomposites, Clay/Agropolymerspicture of diverse synthetic strategies, structures, materials, and methods. The intent Nano-biocomposites, and Applications and biodegradation of Nano-biocomposites.of this book is to showcase the current state of environmental nanomaterials in such By exploring the relationships between the biopolymer structures, the processes,a way as to be useful either as a research resource, or as a graduate level textbook. and the final properties "Environmental Silicate Nano-Biocomposites" explains howWe have organized this book into sections on nanoparticle-based remediation to design nano-materials to develop new, valuable, environmentally friendlystrategies, nanostructured inorganic materials (e.g. layered materials like the properties and uses. The combination of fundamental and applied science makesapatites), nanostructured organic/inorganic hybrid materials, and the use ... this an ideal reference for a range of readers from students and lecturers ... Experimental Micro/Nanoscale Thermal Fluorine-related Nanoscience with Transport Energy Applications Xinwei Wang Donna Nelson Wiley Oxford University Press ISBN: 9781118007440 ISBN: 9780841226104 Data wydania: 15.06.2012 Data wydania: 15.12.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 426,00 zł Cena: 549,00 złThis book covers the new technologies on micro/nanoscale thermal characterization The conditions of our overpopulated planet with ever-growing energy needs, fossildeveloped in the Micro/Nanoscale Thermal Science Laboratory led by Dr. Xinwei fuels in limited supplies, and inefficient energy use world-wide, are creating a globalWang. Five new non-contact and non-destructive technologies are introduced: crisis. Science has a responsibility, as well as a grand opportunity, to solve theseoptical heating and electrical sensing technique, transient electro-thermal technique, energy-based problems of society. Sciences new nanotechnologies, and thetransient photo-electro-thermal technique, pulsed laser-assisted thermal relaxation creativity they bring, are particularly appropriate to solve these problems. Fortechnique, and steady-state electro-Raman-thermal technique. These techniques example, energy-saving lighting, coupled with improved harvesting and conversionfeature significantly improved ease of implementation, super signal-to-noise ratio, of sunlight into electric energy, will have a great impact on societys energy needs.and have the capacity of measuring the thermal conductivity/diffusivity of various Also, development of energy efficient and low cost fuel cells, which could eventuallyone-dimensional structures from dielectric, semiconductive, to metallic materials. replace car engines, has a potential to improve everyday life greatly. Nanomaterials offer an opportunity to develop new low-cost materials as environmentally friendly solutions and renewable energy sources, in order to meet societys energy needs. Fortunately, a wide spectrum of the scientific community has become interested in developing these nanomaterials in order to solve the above energy challenges. Nanomaterials offer unique mechanical, catalytic, electronic, and optical features, which are different from those of the analogous bulk material (1). Focused Ion Beam Systems Fracture Nanomechanics Yao Nan Takayuki Kitamura Cambridge University Press Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9780521158596 ISBN: 9789814241830 Data wydania: 03.02.2011 Data wydania: 15.09.2011 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: twarda Cena: 187,00 zł Cena: 643,00 złThe focused ion beam (FIB) system is an important tool for understanding and Small structures in the micro/nano-meter scale such as electronic/optic devices andmanipulating the structure of materials at the nanoscale. Combining this system with MEMS/NEMS have been developed and the size of their elements approaches thean electron beam creates a DualBeam - a single system that can function as an nano/atomic scale. Since the conventional fracture mechanics is based on theimaging, analytical and sample modification tool. Presenting the principles, continuum-body approximation, the applicability to the nanoscale components iscapabilities, challenges and applications of the FIB technique, this edited volume questionable. Moreover, for describing the fracture behaviour of atomic componentscomprehensively covers the ion beam technology including the DualBeam. The (e.g. atomic wire and carbon nanotube), it is necessary to understand not only thebasic principles of ion beam and two-beam systems, their interaction with materials, mechanical parameters (e.g. stress and strain) but also the fracture criterion in theetching and deposition are all covered, as well as in situ materials characterization, atomic scale. This book concentrates on the fracture behaviour of nano/atomicsample preparation, three-dimensional reconstruction and applications in elements (nanofilms, nanowires and so on) focusing on the initiation andbiomaterials and nanotechnology. With nanostructured materials becoming propagation of interface crack and mechanical instability criterion of atomicincreasingly important in micromechanical, electronic and magnetic devices, this self structures. This covers the fundamentals and the applicability of top-down concept-contained review of the range of ion beam methods, their advantages, and when (conventional fracture mechanics to nanoscale) and bottom-up ones (atomicbest to implement them is a valuable resource for researchers in materials science, mechanics including ab initio simulation). New areas, such as multi-physicselectrical engineering and nanotechnology. characteristics of nanoelements, are introduced as well. 22
  • 23. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Fragments of Fullerenes and Carbon From Small Fullerenes to Superlattices Nanotubes Marina A. Petrukhina Patrice Melinon Wiley Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9780470569085 ISBN: 9789814241847 Data wydania: 16.12.2011 Data wydania: 17.08.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 522,00 zł Cena: 513,00 złThis book is the first of its kind to reflect upon the intense and rapidly growing Carbon and silicon are among the most important elements because of theirinterest in open geodesic polyaromatic molecules, specifically focusing on their implication in many fields, ranging from astrophysics to biology. Their manipulationsynthesis and reactivity in metal binding reactions. The book broadly covers all at the nanoscale has already lead to spectacular and well documentedaspects related to the fullerene fragment chemistry: current synthetic techniques, achievements such as fullerenes, nanotubes and nanowires. Recently, this domaindescription of the available members of this new family (which has grown to more of research has seen an outburst of new structures, experimentally observed orthan two dozens members, with none being available commercially), molecular theoretically predicted (e.g. small fullerenes, heterofullerenes , schwarzite,geometry and trends in the solid state packing, as well as extensions into physical clathrates...) with attractive properties. This book reviews these exotic futuristicproperties and new buckybowl-based molecules and materials. It covers species, their potential interest for applications and critically examines the predictingfundamental research related to a new class of hydrocarbons, namely open models and the possible routes for their synthesis. The book starts with a review ofgeodesic polyarenes that map onto the surfaces of fullerenes (and referred to as the 2D and 3D crystals based on carbon and/or silicon. The second part of thefullerene fragments or buckybowls. book is devoted to the description at the nanoscale of the new structures and the complex architectures that ensue from them. The originality of the book lies in the fact that it is deals with these scarcely evoked structures. The book is therefore complimentary to the wide existing literature dedicated to popular nanostructures as graphene, nanotube, fullerenes... Fullerenes Functional Nanofibres and Their Applications Elena Sheka Qufu Wei Taylor & Francis Woodhead Publishing ISBN: 9781439806425 ISBN: 9780857090690 Data wydania: 17.02.2011 Data wydania: 21.05.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 582,00 zł Cena: 692,00 złThis book addresses the unique features of fullerenes that make them the keystones Functional nanofibers and their applications summarises key trends in theof carboneous nanoscience. The approach is based on the authors original processing and applications of these exciting materials. Part one reviews core-shell,concepts and explores the similarities and differences between fullerenes, carbon aligned, porous and gradient nanofibers. The processing and application ofnanotubes, and graphene. Using tables, graphs, and equations, it explores the composite functional nanofibers, carbon and polymer nanofiber reinforcements insimilarities and differences between fullerenes, carbon nanotubes, and graphene. In polymer matrix composites, and inorganic functional nanofibers are then explored indoing so, this book helps readers to better understand the possibilities of detail, before part one concludes with a consideration of surface functionalization. Acomputational nanotechnology and to describe these methods in synthesis and in wide variety of functional nanofiber applications are then reviewed in part two.several applications. Following consideration of their use in filtration, drug delivery and tissue engineering applications, the role of functional nanofibers in lithium-ion batteries, sensor applications, protective clothing, food processing and water purification is explored. Discussion of their use in sound absorption, electromagnetic wave attenuation and biomedical and microelectronic applications follows, before a final discussion of future trends. Functional Supramolecular Graphene Architectures Paolo Samori Wonbong Choi Wiley Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9783527326112 ISBN: 9781439861875 Data wydania: 15.12.2010 Data wydania: 06.10.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 1589,00 zł Cena: 472,00 złA comprehensive overview of functional nanosystems based on organic and Since the late 20th century, graphene-a one-atom-thick planar sheet of sp2-bondedpolymeric materials and their impact on current and future research and technology carbon atoms densely packed in a honeycomb crystal lattice-has garneredin the highly interdisciplinary field of materials science. As such, this handbook appreciable attention as a potential next-generation electronic material due to itscovers synthesis and fabrication methods, as well as properties and characterization exceptional properties. These properties include high current density, ballisticof supramolecular architectures. Much of the contents are devoted to existing and transport, chemical inertness, high thermal conductivity, optical transmittance, andemerging applications, such as organic solar cells, transistors, diodes, nanowires super hydrophobicity at nanometer scale. In contrast to research on its excellentand molecular switches. The result is an indispensable resource for materials electronic and optoelectronic properties, research on the syntheses of a single sheetscientists, organic chemists, molecular physicists and electrochemists looking for a of graphene for industrial applications is in its nascent stages. Graphene: Synthesisreliable reference on this hot topic. and Applications reviews the advancement and future directions of graphene research in the areas of synthesis and properties, and explores applications, such as electronics, heat dissipation, field emission, sensors, composites, and energy. 23
  • 24. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures GraphITA: 2011 Handbook of Carbon Nano Materials: v. 1: Syntheses and Supramolecular Systems: v. 2: Electron Transfer and Applications Luca Ottaviano Francis DSouza Springer World Scientific Publishing ISBN: 9783642206436 ISBN: 9789814327817 Data wydania: 14.03.2012 Data wydania: 01.02.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 599,00 zł Cena: 1337,00 złIn the latest years, graphene based research has witnessed a tremendous This book covers the contributions of significant discoveries of fundamentals andexplosion. This two dimensional dream material has come into the main spotlight applications of fullerene and all-carbon nanomaterials from leading scientists. Itof fundamental and applied research in diverse nano-science fields, but surprisingly contains over two dozen chapters reviewing recent progress in fullerene chemistryrapidly, it has also attracted the interest of major stakeholders in the private sector and physics, endohedral fullerenes, carbon nanotubes and graphenes,(especially industries in the ICT sector). The technological exploitation of graphene supramolecular chemistry of fullerenes and all-carbon materials, materials chemistrycan be considered to be based on four fundamental interconnected wide topics: aspects, molecular electronics and photovoltaic applications, and electrochemicalgrowth and synthesis methods, nano-structuring and tailoring of graphene energy storage applications. Researchers and industry professionals willproperties, structural and physical characterization, and device design and undoubtedly appreciate the extensive coverage of this vast and increasinglyapplications. This proceedings book presents the results highlighted at GraphITA important field compiled in a single volume.2011, a multidisciplinary and intersectorial European Workshop on Synthesis,Characterization and Technological Exploitation of Graphene. The workshop realisedon 15-18 May at Gran Sasso National Laboratories (Assegi-LAquila, Italy) hasbrought together scientists and engineers working on different technological uses ofgraphene in a multidisciplinary and multisectorial (academia/industry) environment. Handbook of Carbon Nano Materials: v. 3: Handbook of Less-Common Medicinal and Bio-Related Applications: v. 4: Materials and Fundamental Applications Nanostructures Francis DSouza Boris I. Kharisov World Scientific Publishing Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9789814401418 ISBN: 9781439853436 Data wydania: 04.07.2012 Data wydania: 19.04.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 1316,00 zł Cena: 666,00 złThis is a hands on reference guide for scientists working in the area of medicine, As nanotechnology has developed over the last two decades, some nanostructures,biology, chemistry, physics, materials science, sensor and biosensor, devices and such as nanotubes, nanowires, and nanoparticles, have become very popular.nanotechnology. The first volume compiles topics from leading authors on medicinal However, recent research has led to the discovery of other, less-commonand bio-related applications while the second volume covers topics ranging from nanoforms, which often serve as building blocks for more complex structures. In anmaterials and fundamental applications. In-depth and comprehensive coverage of effort to organize the field, the Handbook of Less-Common Nanostructures presentstopics combined with the perspectives for future research by the contributing anformal classification based mainly on the less-common nanostructures. A smallauthors. This is an invaluable reference source must for both beginning and nanotechnological encyclopedia, this book: Describes a range of little-knownadvanced researches in the field. nanostructures Offers a unifying vision of the synthesis of nanostructures and the generalization of rare nanoforms Includes a CD-ROM with color versions of more than 100 nanostructures Explores the fabrication of rare nanostructures, including modern physical, chemical, and biological synthesis techniques The Handbook of Less-Common Nanostructures discusses a classification system not directly related to the dimensionality and chemical composition of nanostructure-forming compounds or composite. Instead, it is based mainly on the less-common nanostructures. Possessing unusual shapes and high surface areas, these ... Hybrid Nanomaterials Inorganic and Metallic Nanotubular Materials Bhanu P. S. Chauhan Tsuyoshi Kijima Wiley Springer ISBN: 9780470487600 ISBN: 9783642263934 Data wydania: 12.07.2011 Data wydania: 05.09.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 404,00 zł Cena: 659,00 złHybrid nanomaterials are unique conjugates of organic/inorganic structures. Hybrid This book describes the synthesis, characterization and applications of inorganicNanomaterials: Synthesis, Characterization, and Applications presents the basic and metallic nanotubular materials. It cover a wide variety of nanotubular materialsprinciples underlying the synthesis and fabrication of nanohybrids, their benefits, self excluding carbon nanotubes, ranging from metal oxides, sulfides and nitrides such-assembly and fabrication, and applications. This book discusses the most recent as titanium oxide, tungsten sulfide, and boron nitride, as well as platinum and otherdevelopments pertaining to the synthesis, characterizations, and applications of noble-metals to unique nanotubes consisting of water, graphen or fulleren. Basedhybrid nanomaterials in a format that various disciplines can understand and use. on their structural and compositional characteristics, these nanotubular materials areWritten by experts in this field, the text provides a fundamental insight into tricks, of importance for their potential applications in electronic devices, photocatalysts,tools, and challenges associated with these technique or technology for engineers dye-sensitized solar cells, nanothermometer, electrodes for fuel cells and batteries,and scientists. sensors, and reinforcing fillers for plastics, among others. Such materials are also having a great impact on future developments, including renewable energy sources as well as highly efficient energy-conversion and energy-saving technologies. This book will be of particular interest to graduate students in chemistry and physics as well as experts in the fields of nanotechnology, material science and inorganic and solid-state chemistry. 24
  • 25. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Inorganic Nanomaterials from Inorganic Nanostructures Nanotubes to Fullerine-Like Reshef Tenne Petra Reinke World Scientific Publishing Wiley ISBN: 9789814343381 ISBN: 9783527409259 Data wydania: 12.01.2013 Data wydania: 14.03.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 477,00 zł Cena: 351,00 złFollowing the striking discovery of carbon fullerenes and carbon nanotubes, it was This monograph for young researchers and professionals looking for arealized by the author and his teammates in 1992, that such nanostructures are not comprehensive reference offers an advanced treatment of the topic that extendsunique to carbon. In fact, hollow closed structures, are common to probably most if beyond an introductory work. As such, it systematically covers the inorganicnot all inorganic compounds with layered structures, like WS2, MoSe2, BN, NiCl2, nanostructures in the breadth needed, while presenting them together with theCs2O and many others. These highly anisotropic compounds suffer from inherent surface science tools used to characterize them, such as electron spectroscopy,instability when prepared in nano-sizes and close on themselves to form hollow scanning probe, near-field and Raman techniques. Also includes magnetism ofclosed structures in the form of inorganic fullerene-like (IF) nanoparticles or small particles.nanotubules (INT). The book takes the reader from the discovery stage where somefundamental ideas in this field were developed, through the systematic effort tosynthesize IF and INT in larger amounts and elucidate their structure. In a few cases,like BN nanotubes and WS2 IF nanoparticles, new strategies permitted synthesis ofmacroscopic amounts and subsequently systematic study of their properties,offering thereby numerous applications. The reader is taken through this neverending evolutionary process with a few recent examples demonstrated. The fieldstands in the cross-roads between solid state inorganic chemistry ... Intelligent Nanomaterials Introduction to Nanomaterials and Devices Ashutosh Tiwari Omar Manasreh Wiley Wiley ISBN: 9780470938799 ISBN: 9780470927076 Data wydania: 20.02.2012 Data wydania: 06.01.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 871,00 zł Cena: 386,00 złIntelligent Nanomaterials comprehensively provides up-to-date material of this An invaluable introduction to nanomaterials and their applications Offering thefascinating field. The last three decades have seen extraordinary advances in the unique approach of applying traditional physics concepts to explain newgeneration of new materials based on both fundamental elements and composites, phenomena, Introduction to Nanomaterials and Devices provides readers with adriven by advances in synthetic chemistry and often drawing inspiration from nature. solid foundation on the subject of quantum mechanics and introduces the basicThe concept of an intelligent material envisions additional functionality built into the concepts of nanomaterials and the devices fabricated from them. Discussion beginsmolecular structure, such that a desirable response occurs under defined with the basis for understanding the basic properties of semiconductors andconditions. Divided into 4 parts: Inorganic Materials; Organic Materials; Composite gradually evolves to cover quantum structures--including single, multiple, andMaterials; and Biomaterials, the 22 chapters cover the latest research and quantum wells--and the properties of nanomaterial systems, such as quantum wiresdevelopments in the processing, properties, and applications of intelligent and dots. Written by a renowned specialist in the field, this book features: Annanomaterials. Included are molecular device materials, biomimetic materials, hybrid introduction to the growth of bulk semiconductors, semiconductor thin films, and-type functionalized polymers-composite materials, information-and energy-transfer semiconductor nanomaterials Information on the application of quantum mechanicsmaterials, as well as environmentally friendly materials. to nanomaterial structures and quantum transport Extensive coverage of Maxwell- Boltzmann, Fermi-Dirac, and Bose-Einstein stastistics An in-depth look at optical, electrical, and transport properties Coverage of electronic devices and optoelectronic devices Calculations of the energy levels in periodic potentials ... Introduction to Nanoscience and J-Aggregates: v. 2 Nanomaterials Dinesh Chandra Agrawal Takayoshi Kobayashi World Scientific Publishing World Scientific Publishing ISBN: 9789814397971 ISBN: 9789814365741 Data wydania: 06.07.2013 Data wydania: 27.03.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 310,00 zł Cena: 530,00 złThis textbook is aimed primarily at the senior undergraduate and first year graduate This work deals with J-aggregates, which have a long history of research. Thestudents from the various engineering and sciences departments including physics, volume covers electronic states, linear and nonlinear optical properties. Variouschemistry, materials engineering, chemical engineering, electrical engineering, properties and processes of J-aggregates, such as super-radiance, excitons,mechanical engineering, bioengineering, and biology. Researchers in the areas of photon echo, geometrical structure, electron transfer and femtosecondnanomaterials and nanoscience will also find the book useful for building the spectroscopy, are discussed.background necessary to understand the current literature and as a reference book.The text assumes only a basic level of competency in physics, chemistry andmathematics. Some of the background material and introductory matter areincluded in the first few chapters and as appendices. Although this material may befamiliar to some of the students, it is the authors experience after teaching such acourse for many years that this can not be taken for granted and moreover, servesas a ready reference to understand the text. As the area of nanoscience,nanotechnology and nanomaterials is a fast developing one, an approach whichequips the students to comprehend the developing field rather than providing alarge volume of information is essential. With this in view, while providing a broad ... 25
  • 26. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Macromolecular Metal Carboxylates Magnetic Nanoparticles and Their Nanocomposites Anatolii D. Pomogailo Nguyen TK Thanh Springer Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9783642264795 ISBN: 9781439869321 Data wydania: 06.11.2012 Data wydania: 19.01.2012 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: twarda Cena: 557,00 zł Cena: 635,00 złData on the synthesis and physicochemical studies of salts of mono- or dibasic Offering the latest information in magnetic nanoparticle (MNP) research, Magneticunsaturated carboxylic acids and macromolecular metal carboxylates are Nanoparticles: From Fabrication to Clinical Applications provides a comprehensivegeneralised and described systematically in this monograph. The structures and review, from synthesis, characterization, and biofunctionalization to clinicalproperties of the COO group in various compounds and characteristic features of applications of MNPs, including the diagnosis and treatment of cancers. This book,the structures of carboxylate are analysed. The main routes and kinetics of written by some of the most qualified experts in the field, not only fills a hole in thepolymerisation transformations of unsaturated metal carboxylates are considered. literature, but also bridges the gaps between all the different areas in this field.The attention is focused on the effect of the metal ion on the monomer reactivity and Translational research on tailored magnetic nanoparticles for biomedical applicationsthe polymer morphology and structure. The possibility of stereochemical control of spans a variety of disciplines, and putting together the most significant advancesradical polymerisation of unsaturated metal carboxylates is demonstrated. The into a practical format is a challenging task. Balancing clinical applications with theelectronic, magnetic, optical, absorption and thermal properties of metal (co) underlying theory and foundational science behind these new discoveries, Magneticpolymers and nanocomposites and their main applications are also considered. Nanoparticles: From Fabrication to Clinical Applications supplies a toolbox of solutions and ideas for scientists in the field and for young researchers interested in magnetic nanoparticles. Magnetic Nanostructures Metal Clusters and Nanoalloys Hartmut Zabel Ezequiel Pedro Marcos Leiva Springer Springer ISBN: 9783642320415 ISBN: 9781461432678 Data wydania: 15.09.2012 Data wydania: 27.07.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 706,00 zł Cena: 612,00 złNanomagnetism and spintronics is a rapidly expanding and increasingly important Metallic nanoparticles hold promise for their potential applications in a wide array offield of research with many applications already on the market and many more to be disciplines ranging from materials science to medicine. This book brings the powerexpected in the near future. This field started in the mid-1980s with the discovery of of theoretical methods to an audience of experimentalists, and explicates thethe GMR effect, recently awarded with the Nobel prize to Albert Fert and Peter simulation of metallic clusters and nanoparticles. It begins with a summary of theGrunberg. The present volume covers the most important and most timely aspects current state of research on metallic nanoparticles, then moves on to the currentof magnetic heterostructures, including spin torque effects, spin injection, spin state of the art in theory of metallic nanoparticldes, and then explains why and howtransport, spin fluctuations, proximity effects, and electrical control of spin valves. these tools help experimentalists. Contributions are provided by renowned expertsThe chapters are written by internationally recognized experts in their respective in the field from across the world.fields and provide an overview of the latest status. Metal Oxide Nanomaterials for Metallic Micro and Nano Materials: Chemical Sensors Fabrication with Atomic Diffusion Michael A. Carpenter Masumi Saka Springer Springer ISBN: 9781461453949 ISBN: 9783642154102 Data wydania: 10.11.2012 Data wydania: 07.01.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 595,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złThis book presents a state-of-the-art summary and critical analysis of work recently This book focuses on the metallic Nano- and Micro-materials (NMMs) fabricated byperformed in leading research laboratories around the world on the implementation physical techniques such as atomic diffusion. A new technology for fabricatingof metal oxide nanomaterial research methodologies for the discovery and NMMs by atomic diffusion is presented. Two kinds of atomic diffusion are treated;optimization of new sensor materials and sensing systems. The book provides a one is a phenomenon caused by electron flow in high density and calleddetailed description and analysis of (i) metal oxide nanomaterial sensing principles, electromigration and the other is stress migration which depends on a gradient of(ii) advances in metal oxide nanomaterial synthesis/deposition methods, including hydrostatic stress in a material. In three parts, the book describes the theory ofcolloidal, emulsification, and vapor processing techniques, (iii) analysis of techniques atomic diffusion, the evaluation of physical properties and the treatment andutilized for the development of low temperature metal oxide nanomaterial sensors, applications of metallic NNMS. The new methods such as atomic diffusion arethus enabling a broader impact into sensor applications, (iv) advances, challenges expected are expected to be crucial for the fabrication of NNMs in the future and toand insights gained from the in situ/ex situ analysis of reaction mechanisms, and (v) partially replace methods based on chemical reactions.technical development and integration challenges in the fabrication of sensing arraysand devices. 26
  • 27. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Microfluidic Devices in Nanotechnology Molecular- and Nano-Tubes Challa S. S. R. Kumar Oliver Hayden Wiley Springer ISBN: 9780470590690 ISBN: 9781441994424 Data wydania: 13.07.2010 Data wydania: 04.08.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 529,00 zł Cena: 801,00 złExplores the latest applications arising from the intersection of nanotechnology and This book summarizes recent advancements in the synthesis, fabrication andmicrofluidics In the past two decades, microfluidics research has seen phenomenal applications of tubular structures. The aim is an interdisciplinary overview ofgrowth, with many new and emerging applications in fields ranging from chemistry, innovative science, which has tubular structure in common. The reader should bephysics, and biology to engineering. With the emergence of nanotechnology, able to get an overview of the different fields and to learn the fundamental basics asmicrofluidics is currently undergoing dramatic changes, embracing the rising field of well as the applications of these materials.nanofluidics. This volume reviews the latest devices and applications stemming fromthe merging of nanotechnology with microfludics in such areas as drug discovery,bio-sensing, catalysis, electrophoresis, enzymatic reactions, and nanomaterialsynthesis. Each of the ten chapters is written by a leading pioneer at the intersectionof nanotechnology and microfluidics. Readers not only learn about new applications,but also discover which futuristic devices and applications are likely to bedeveloped. Topics explored in this volume include: New lab-on-a-chip systems fordrug delivery Integration of microfluidics with nanoneuroscience to study thenervous system at the single-cell level Recent applications of nanoparticles withinmicrofluidic channels for electrochemical and optical affinity biosensing Novel ... Molecules at Work Multilayer Thin Films Bruno Pignataro Gero Decher Wiley Wiley ISBN: 9783527330935 ISBN: 9783527316489 Data wydania: 18.04.2012 Data wydania: 09.05.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 461,00 zł Cena: 1436,00 złProviding a comprehensive overview of current developments in innovative materials This second, comprehensive edition of the pioneering book in this field has beenscience and related topics, this book covers the core areas of materials science, completely revised and extended, now stretching to two volumes. The result is ainorganic, organic and solid state chemistry. The authors are among the rising stars comprehensive summary of layer-by-layer assembled, truly hybrid nanomaterialsin European chemistry, a selection of participants in the 2010 European Young and thin films, covering organic, inorganic, colloidal, macromolecular and biologicalChemists Award competition, and their contributions deal with most of the frontier components, plus the assembly of nanoscale films derived from them on surfaces.issues in materials and nanoscience as well as chemistry. They give an account of Praise for the first edition: "...highly recommended to anyone interested in thethe latest research results, as well as the outlook for the future. field...and to scientists and researchers active in materials development..." -- Polymer News With contributions by: Rigoberto Advincula Mitsuru Akashi Jun-ichi Anzai Katsuhiko Ariga Merlin Bruening Ernesto J. Calvo Frank Caruso Robert Cohen Cornelia Cramer-Kellers Lars Dahne Gero Decher Bruno De Geest Stefaan de Smedt Andreas Fery Karine Glinel Jaime Grunlan Lara Halaoui Paula Hammond Christiane A. Helm Randy Heflin Jurriaan Huskens Chaoyang Jiang Alain M. Jonas Regine von Klitzing Nicholas Kotov Illsoon Lee Junbai Li Yuri Lvov David M. Lynn Marc Michel Helmuth Mohwald Osvaldo Novais de Oliveira Junior Catherine Picart David Reinhoudt Michael Rubner Mikko Salomaki Jouko Kankare Joseph B. ... NanoCarbon 2011 Nanocoatings Cesar Avellaneda Mahmood Aliofkhazraei Springer Springer ISBN: 9783642319594 ISBN: 9783642179655 Data wydania: 28.09.2012 Data wydania: 31.03.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 428,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złThis book presents highlighted results coming up from NanoCarbon2011, a Size effect in structures has been taken into consideration over the last years. InBrazilian Carbon event. The topics cover the latest advances in Brazilian basic and comparison with coatings with micrometer-ranged thickness, nanostructuredapplied research related to different carbon materials. The chapters address reviews coatings usually enjoy better and appropriate properties, such as strength andon their fundamental and outstanding properties and describe various classes of resistance. These coatings enjoy unique magnetic properties and are used with thenew promising high-tech applications for carbon materials. aim of producing surfaces resistant against erosion, lubricant system, cutting tools, manufacturing hardened sporadic alloys, being resistant against oxidation and corrosion. This book reviews researches on fabrication and classification of nanostructured coatings with focus on size effect in nanometric scale. Size effect on electrochemical, mechanical and physical properties of nanocoatings are presented. 27
  • 28. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Nanocoatings and Ultra Thin Films Nanomaterials Integration for Electronics, Energy and Sensing Abdel Salam Hamdy Makhlouf D. E. Perea Woodhead Publishing Materials Research Society ISBN: 9781845698126 ISBN: 9781605112800 Data wydania: 30.10.2011 Data wydania: 02.05.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 787,00 zł Cena: 391,00 złNanocoatings and ultra-thin films gives a comprehensive account of the state-of-the Symposium Y, Nanomaterials Integration for Electronics, Energy and Sensing, was-art of nanocoatings and ultra-thin films. The book is divided into two sections, with held November 29-December 3 at the 2010 MRS Fall Meeting in Boston,the first section covering the fundamentals, processes of deposition and Massachusetts. The symposium provided a forum for scientists and engineers tocharacterisation of nanocoatings and the second section covering the applications. showcase their latest research results focused on the challenges of integration inThe applications are as diverse as anti-fogging coatings for glass through to combining diverse nanomaterials together across length scales and intocorrosion control. The book is aimed at the glass and glazing, automotive, nanosystems to achieve novel properties and performance. The final program of thiselectronics, aerospace, construction and biomedical industries in particular. It will symposium consisted of over 240 papers (15 invited) presented over 14 sessionsalso be of benefit to any industries where ultra-thin coatings are used. (10 oral and 4 poster). The symposium also included two joint sessions with: 1) Symposium B, Carbon-Based Electronic Devices - Processing, Performance, and Reliability Nanomaterials: Processing and Nanoparticle Reinforced Composites Characterization with Lasers for Structural Applications S. C. Singh Hassan Mahfuz Wiley Imperial College Press ISBN: 9783527327157 ISBN: 9781848164826 Data wydania: 22.08.2012 Data wydania: 31.01.2010 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 755,00 zł Cena: 357,00 złThe first in-depth treatment of the synthesis, processing, and characterization of Traditionally the subject of nanomaterials and nanoscience belonged to physicistsnanomaterials using lasers, ranging from fundamentals to the latest research results, and chemists over the last several decades since the legendary lecture given bythis handy reference is divided into two main sections. After introducing the Nobel laureate Richard P Feynman (Physics) in 1959, Theres Plenty of Room at theconcepts of lasers, nanomaterials, nanoarchitectures and laser-material interactions Bottom. However, the idea of nanoparticle reinforced composites orin the first two chapters, the book goes on to discuss the synthesis of various nanocomposites came only about a decade ago after the remarkable discovery ofnanomaterials in vacuum, gas and liquids. The second half discusses various carbon nanotubes and buckyballs. Infusion of these nanoparticles into variousnanomaterial characterization techniques involving lasers, from Raman and polymer matrices and their precursors opened up an important area of research inphotoluminescence spectroscopies to light dynamic scattering, laser spectroscopy enhancing the properties of composite materials as we know today. The idea isand such unusual techniques as laser and photo acoustic, laser ultrasound, and synonymous with that expressed by Federal Agency such as Nationallaser-induced thermal pulses. The specialist authors adopt a practical approach Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) that advances at the nanoscale will be meaningless ifthroughout, with an emphasis on experiments, set-up, and results. Each chapter they cannot be interfaced well with the technology at larger material components,begins with an introduction and is uniform in covering the basic approaches, systems and architecture to produce usable devices. The development of structuralexperimental setups, and dependencies of the particular method on different nanocomposites from nanoparticle reinforced polymers addresses that concernparameters, providing sufficient theory and modeling to understand the principles precisely to the point. With this thematic idea of research in mind, there has been abehind the techniques. Highly relevant to both researchers and those working ... flurry of activities within the last few years in US as well as in other countries ... Nanoparticulate Materials Nanoporous Materials Kathy Lu Nikos Kanellopoulos Wiley Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781118291429 ISBN: 9781439811047 Data wydania: 07.12.2012 Data wydania: 14.02.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 525,00 zł Cena: 590,00 złServing as the only systematic and comprehensive treatment on the topic of Having successfully replaced elements used in traditional, pollution-prone, energy-nanoparticle-based materials, this book covers synthesis, characterization, consuming separation processes, nanoporous materials play an important role inassembly, shaping and sintering of all types of nanoparticles including metals, chemical processing. Although their unique structural or surface physicochemicalceramics, and semiconductors. A single-authored work, it is suitable as a graduate- properties can, to an extent, be tailored to meet specific process-relatedlevel text in nanomaterials courses. requirements, the task of characterizing them completely is still a difficult and frequently controversial problem. Nanoporous Materials: Advanced Techniques for Characterization, Modeling, and Processing outlines existing and expected innovations in the combination of characterization and modeling techniques used to distinguish, monitor, and control the evolution of properties in nanoporous sorbents, catalysts, and membranes during their synthesis and utilization in several important energy processes. Providing broad coverage of the subject to make it useful for academic and industrial researchers from different disciplines and backgrounds, this book: Presents the basic principles and major applications of key characterization techniques-from diffraction and spectroscopy to calorimetry and permeability Explores computer simulation techniques, an indispensable complement to the ... 28
  • 29. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Nanostructured Materials and Nanostructured Materials and Their Nanotechnology V Applications Sanjay Mathur Stergios Logothetidis Wiley Springer ISBN: 9781118059920 ISBN: 9783642222269 Data wydania: 25.10.2011 Data wydania: 13.01.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 281,00 zł Cena: 514,00 złA collection of papers from The American Ceramic Societys 35th International This book gives an overview of nanostructures and nanomaterials applied in theConference on Advanced Ceramics and Composites, held in Daytona Beach, fields of energy and organic electronics. It combines the knowledge from advancedFlorida, January 23-28, 2011. This issue includes papers presented in the 5th deposition and processing methods of nanomaterials such as laser-based growthInternational Symposium on Nanostructured Materials and Nanotechnology on and nanopatterning and state-of-the-art characterization techniques with specialtopics such as Nanotubes, Nanorods, Nanowires and other One-dimensional emphasis on the optical, electrical, morphological, surface and mechanicalStructures; Nanostructured Membranes, Thin Films, and Functional Coatings; properties. Furthermore it contains theoretical and experimental aspects for differentSynthesis, Functionalization and Processing of Nanostructured Materials; and types of nanomaterials such as nanoparticles, nanotubes and thin films for organicAdvanced Applications. electronics applications. The international group of authors specifically chosen for their distinguished expertise belong to the academic and industrial world in order to provide a broader perspective. The authors take an interdisciplinary approach of physics, chemistry, engineering, materials science and nanotechnology. It appeals to researchers and graduate students. Nanostructured Materials for Nanostructured Titanium Dioxide Engineering Applications Materials Carlos P. Bergmann Alireza Khataee Springer World Scientific Publishing ISBN: 9783642191305 ISBN: 9789814374729 Data wydania: 08.05.2011 Data wydania: 23.11.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 428,00 zł Cena: 304,00 złThis book gives an introduction to nanostructured materials and guides the reader During the past decade, research and development in the area of synthesis andthrough their different engineering applications. It addresses the special phenomena applications of different nanostructured titanium dioxide have become tremendous.and potentials involved in the applications without going into too much scientific This book briefly describes properties, production, modification and applications ofdetail of the physics and chemistry involved, which makes the reading interesting for nanostructured titanium dioxide focusing in particular on photocatalytic activity. Thebeginners in the field. Materials for different applications in engineering are physicochemical properties of nanostructured titanium dioxide are highlighted anddescribed, such as those used in opto-electronics, energy, tribology, bio- the links between properties and applications are emphasized. The preparation ofapplications, catalysis, reinforcement and many more. In each application chapter, TiO2 nanomaterials, including nanoparticles, nanorods, nanowires, nanosheets,the reader will learn about the phenomena involved in the application, the nanofibers, and nanotubes are primarily categorized by their preparation method (solnanostructured materials used in the field and their processing, besides finding -gel and hydrothermal processes). Examples of early applications of nanostructuredsome practical examples of their use in laboratories and in industry. The clear titanium dioxide in dye-sensitized solar cells, hydrogen production and storage,language and the application-oriented perspective of the book makes it suitable for sensors, rechargeable batteries, electrocatalysis, self-cleaning and antibacterialboth engineers and students who want to learn about applications of surfaces and photocatalytic cancer treatment are reviewed. The review ofnanostructured materials in Engineering. modifications of TiO2 nanomaterials is mainly focused on the research related to the modifications of the optical properties of TiO2 nanomaterials, since many applications of TiO2 nanomaterials are closely related to their optical properties. Nanostructures and Nanomaterials Nanotechnology 2012 Guozhong Cao NSTI World Scientific Publishing Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9789814324557 ISBN: 9781466562745 Data wydania: 04.01.2011 Data wydania: 22.07.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 341,00 zł Cena: 703,00 złThis is the 2nd edition of the original "Nanostructures and Nanomaterials" written by NSTIs nanotechnology conferences have built a tradition of being the mostGuozhong Cao and published by Imperial College Press in 2004. This important prestigious forum in the world for leading nano scientists, and Nanotech 2012 is nobook focuses not only on the synthesis and fabrication of nanostructures and exception. Top nano scientists offer an up-to-date global perspective on the latestnanomaterials, but also includes properties and applications of nanostructures and developments in nanotechnology. More than mere proceedings, these volumes cutnanomaterials, particularly inorganic nanomaterials. It provides balanced and across every scientific and engineering discipline to provide the most completecomprehensive coverage of the fundamentals and processing techniques with record of current accomplishments in Nanotech. Information from past conferencesregard to synthesis, characterization, properties, and applications of nanostructures has been compiled into authoritative and comprehensive compendiums and madeand nanomaterials. Both chemical processing and lithographic techniques are available (along with pricing information) here on our site. Contents of thepresented in a systematic and coherent manner for the synthesis and fabrication of proceedings for this years conference and expo are provided here as well.0-D, 1-D, and 2-D nanostructures, as well as special nanomaterials such as carbon Nanotech proceedings also include Cleantech, Microtech, Bionanotech.nanotubes and ordered mesoporous oxides. The book will serve as a generalintroduction to nanomaterials and nanotechnology for teaching and self-studypurposes. 29
  • 30. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Nanotechnology for Lithium-ion Nanowelded Carbon Nanotubes Batteries Yaser Abu-Lebdeh Changxin Chen Springer Springer ISBN: 9781461446040 ISBN: 9783642260209 Data wydania: 17.10.2012 Data wydania: 14.03.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 428,00 zł Cena: 514,00 złThis book combines two areas of intense interest: nanotechnology, and energy The monograph places emphasis on introducing a novel ultrasonic nanoweldingconversion and storage devices. In particular, Li-ion batteries have enjoyed technology of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) to metal electrodes and its application forconspicuous success in many consumer electronic devices and their projected use CNT devices. The structure and electronic property of CNTs, synthesis andin vehicles that will revolutionize the way we travel in the near future. For many purification of CNTs, and the fabrication processes of CNT-based devices etc. areapplications, Li-ion batteries are the battery of choice. This book consolidates the covered in the book. Based on this, the carbon nanotube field-effect transistorsscattered developments in all areas of research related to nanotechnology and (CNTFETs) and photovoltaic (PV) solar microcells fabricated with the ultrasoniclithium ion batteries. nanowelding techniuqe are discussed. The book will be of interest to graduates, scientists and engineers working on CNTs and related topics from both academic and industrial backgrounds. New Frontiers of Nanoparticles and Noncovalent Functionalization of Nanocomposite Materials Carbon Nanotubes Andreas Ochsner Claudia Backes Springer Springer ISBN: 9783642146961 ISBN: 9783642275814 Data wydania: 31.01.2013 Data wydania: 09.02.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 557,00 zł Cena: 435,00 złThe development of nanomaterials opens the possibility for new materials with In this thesis, Claudia Backes guides the reader through her multidisciplinaryoutstanding properties compared to classical engineering materials. These materials research into the non-covalent functionalization of carbon nanotubes in water.can find applications in different fields such as medical treatment or structural Although one of the most remarkable materials of the 21st century, carbonmechanics. This monograph focuses on two major groups of nanomaterials, i.e. nanotubes often have limited application because of their intrinsically low solubilitynanoparticels and nanocomposites. Nanopartices, for example in the form of hollow and polydispersity. The author shows that rational surfactant design is a powerfulparticles, allow for new possibilities in drug delivery. Different aspects of tool for chemists because it can unmask the key to solubilization and allow us tonanoparticles ranging from manufacturing to modeling and simulation are covered. tailor nanotube surface and optical properties in a fully reversible fashion. Aspects ofNanocomposite materials are formed by mixing two or more dissimilar materials at organic, physical and analytical chemistry, as well as colloidal sciences are coveredthe nanoscale in order to control and develop new and improved structures and in this outstanding work which brings us one step closer to exploiting this super-properties. The properties of nanocomposites depend not only on the individual material to its full potential.components used but also on the morphology and the interfacial characteristics.Nanocomposite coatings and materials are one of the most exciting and fastestgrowing areas of research and novel properties being continuously developed whichare previously unknown in the constituent materials. Thus, the second part of thismonograph gives an overview on the latest developments in the area of ... One-Dimensional Nanostructures Optical Properties of Advanced Materials Tianyou Zhai Yoshinobu Aoyagi Wiley Springer ISBN: 9781118071915 ISBN: 9783642335266 Data wydania: 14.12.2012 Data wydania: 31.01.2013 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 530,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złThis book consolidates a wealth of current and complex information regarding one- In the last decade, optically functionalized materials have developed rapidly, fromdimensional nanostructures into one volume for practicing chemists, physicists, bulk matters to structured forms. Now we have a rich variety of attractive advancedmaterials scientists, and engineers in industry and academia. One-dimensional materials. They are applied to optical and electrical devices that support thenanostructures are both on the forefront of fundamental materials research and information communication technology in the mid 21-th century. Accordingly, it isbecoming part of our daily lives. More than fifteen worldwide experts provide in- quite important to have a broad knowledge of the optical properties of advanceddepth chapters on their specific areas, including photodetectors, gas sensors, materials for students, scientists and engineers working in optics and related fields.biosensors, chemical sensors, field-emitters, lasers, lithium-ion batteries, This book is designed to teach fundamental optical properties of such advancedsupercapacitors, light emitting diodes (LED), photovoltaics, nanogenerators, materials effectively. These materials have their own peculiarities which are verythermoelectrics, piezoelectrics, and field-effect transistors. interesting in modern optical physics and also for applications because the concepts of optical properties are quite different from those in conventional optical materials. Hence each chapter starts to review the basic concepts of the materials briefly and proceeds to the practical use. The important topics covered in this book include: quantum structures of semiconductors, spintronics, photonic crystals, surface plasmons in metallic nanoatructures, photonic metamaterials, liquid crystal materials, organic LED materials and magnet-optics. 30
  • 31. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Oxford Handbook of Nanoscience and Photophysics of Carbon Nanotubes Interfaced Technology: v. 2 with Organic and Inorganic Materials A. V. Narlikar Igor A. Levitsky Oxford University Press Springer ISBN: 9780199533053 ISBN: 9781447148258 Data wydania: 11.02.2010 Data wydania: 22.12.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 833,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złThis is an agenda-setting and high-profile book that presents an authoritative and Photophysics of Carbon Nanotubes Interfaced with Organic and Inorganic Materialscutting-edge analysis of nanoscience and technology. The Oxford Handbook of describes physical, optical and spectroscopic properties of the emerging class ofNanoscience and Technology provides a comprehensive and accessible overview of nanocomposites formed from carbon nanotubes (CNTs) interfacing with organic andthe major achievements in different aspects of this field. The Handbook comprises 3 inorganic materials. The three main chapters detail novel trends in photophysicsvolumes, structured thematically, with 25 chapters each. Volume I presents related to the interaction of light with various carbon nanotube composites fromfundamental issues of basic physics, chemistry, biochemistry, tribology etc. of relatively simple CNT/small molecule assemblies to complex hybrids such as CNT/Sinanomaterials. Volume II focuses on the progress made with host of nanomaterials and CNT/DNA nanostructures. The latest experimental results are followed up withincluding DNA and protein based nanostructures. Volume III highlights engineering detailed discussions and scientific and technological perspectives to provide aand related developments, with a focus on frontal application areas. All chapters are through coverage of major topics including: -Light harvesting, energy conversion,written by noted international experts in the field. The book should be useful for final photoinduced charge separation and transport in CNT based nanohybrids -CNT/year undergraduates specializing in the field. It should prove indispensable to polymer composites exhibiting photoactuationgraduate students, and serious researchers from academic and industrial sectorsworking in the field of Nanoscience and Technology from different disciplinesincluding Physics, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Medicine, MaterialsScience, Metallurgy, Ceramics, Information Technology as well as Electrical ... Physical Properties of Ceramic and Plasma Processing of Nanomaterials Carbon Nanoscale Structures Stefano Bellucci R. Mohan Sankaran Springer Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9783642157776 ISBN: 9781439866764 Data wydania: 02.03.2011 Data wydania: 01.02.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 428,00 zł Cena: 473,00 złThis is the second volume in a series of books on selected topics in Nanoscale We are at a critical evolutionary juncture in the research and development of low-Science and Technology based on lectures given at the well-known INFN schools of temperature plasmas, which have become essential to synthesizing and processingthe same name. The aim of this collection is to provide a reference corpus of vital nanoscale materials. More and more industries are increasingly dependent onsuitable, introductory material to relevant subfields, as they mature over time, by plasma technology to develop integrated small-scale devices, but physical limits togathering the significantly expanded and edited versions of tutorial lectures, given growth, and other challenges, threaten progress. Plasma Processing ofover the years by internationally known experts. The present set of notes stems in Nanomaterials is an in-depth guide to the art and science of plasma-based chemicalparticular from the participation and dedication of prestigious lecturers, such as processes used to synthesize, process, and modify various classes of nanoscaleAndrzej Huczko, Nicola Pugno, Alexander Malesevic, Pasquale Onorato and Stefano materials such as nanoparticles, carbon nanotubes, and semiconductor nanowires.Bellucci. All lectures were subsequently carefully edited and reworked, taking into Plasma technology enables a wide range of academic and industrial applications inaccount the extensive follow-up discussions. A tutorial lecture by Huczko et al. fields including electronics, textiles, automotives, aerospace, and biomedical. Ashows how a variety of carbon and ceramic nanostructures (nanotubes, nanowires, prime example is the semiconductor industry, in which engineers revolutionizednanofibres, nanorods, and nanoencapsulates) have in particular great potential for microelectronics by using plasmas to deposit and etch thin films and fabricateimproving our understanding of the fundamental concepts of the roles of both integrated circuits. An overview of progress and future potential in plasmadimensionality and size on physical material properties . Bellucci and Onorato processing, this reference illustrates key experimental and theoretical aspects byprovide an extensive and tutorial review of the (quantum) transport properties in ... presenting practical examples of: Nanoscale etching/deposition of thin films ... Plasticity of Crystalliine Materials Polymer Composites with Carbonaceous Nanofillers Ioan R Ionescu Sie Chin Tjong Wiley Wiley ISBN: 9781848212787 ISBN: 9783527410804 Data wydania: 10.06.2011 Data wydania: 12.09.2012 Oprawa: mikrofilm Oprawa: twarda Cena: 523,00 zł Cena: 621,00 złThis book details recent advances in all aspects related to scale transition in crystal Written by an expert in the field of nanomaterials, composites, and polymers, thisplasticity and damage, with a particular focus on the challenges associated with the book provides up-to-date information on recent advances in various aspects ofcharacterization and modeling of this class of complex interactions.<br>The polymer composites reinforced by carbonaceous nanofillers, including theirfollowing topics are included: <br>- Innovative characterization techniques (multi- fabrication and their electrical, thermal, and mechanical properties. It also extensivelyscale characterization, SEMTEM coupling, TEM-micro-diffraction coupling, in-situ covers applications of these nanocomposites in fuel cells, sensors, electromagneticmechanical tests, localization, image correlation, displacement field measurements, interference shielding, human implants and scaffolds.tomography, etc.).<br>- Computational crystal plasticity and damage (dislocationdynamics and ab initio calculations, microstructure evolution of polycrystals,comparison between FE, fast Fourier transform and self-consistent approaches,intragranular slip, heterogeneities, discrete approaches, etc.).<br>The book gatherstogether selected papers from the invited lectures presented at the 3rd and 4th US-France Symposia organized by the editors under the auspices of the InternationalCenter for Applied Computational Mechanics (ICACM). 31
  • 32. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Polymeric Nanomaterials Quantum Dots Challa S. S. R. Kumar Alexander Tartakovskii Wiley Cambridge University Press ISBN: 9783527321704 ISBN: 9781107012585 Data wydania: 23.02.2011 Data wydania: 19.07.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 675,00 zł Cena: 410,00 złThese ten volumes provide an excellent, in-depth overview of all nanomaterial types A comprehensive review of cutting-edge solid state research, focusing on itsand their uses in the life sciences. Each volume is dedicated to a specific material prominent example - quantum dot nanostructures - this book features a broadclass and covers fundamentals, synthesis strategies, structure-property range of techniques for fabrication of these nano-structured semiconductors andrelationships, material behaviour finetuning, biological effects and applications in the control of their quantum properties. Written by leading researchers, the booklife sciences. All important material classes are covered: metallic, metal oxide, considers advanced III-V and II-VI semiconductor quantum dots (QDs) realized bymagnetic, carbon, polymeric, composite and semiconducting nanomaterials as well self-assembly, lithography and chemical synthesis; novel QD structures in nanowiresas nanostructured surfaces and films. It serves as a major reference work in the field and graphene; and transport and optical methods for control of single QDs.that brings together pertinent knowledge formerly widely spread out over many Significant attention is given to manipulation of single spins and control of theirdifferent sources. magnetic environment, and generation of quantum light emitted by single dots in dielectric cavities and coupled to plasmons in metallic structures. It is a valuable resource for graduate students and researchers new to this field. Rare Earth Nanotechnology Recent Advances in Elastomeric Nanocomposites Timothy Tan Thatt Yang Vikas Mittal Taylor & Francis Springer ISBN: 9789814316309 ISBN: 9783642157868 Data wydania: 05.07.2012 Data wydania: 27.01.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 513,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złThis book provides in-depth aspects of nanotechnology of rare earth (RE) materials. Recent Advances in Elastomeric Nanocomposites reviews the recent progresses inIt starts with a review on the physical and chemical properties of RE elements, the synthesis, processing as well as applications of elastomeric nanocomposites.followed by a discussion on various strategies in fabricating nanosized RE materials. Elastomers are a very important class of polymer materials and the generation ofIt describes various techniques in derivatizing surface molecules onto nanosized RE their nanocomposites by the incorporation of nano-filler has led to significantmaterials. A considerable portion of the book is devoted to the review and enhancement of their properties and, hence, expansion of their application potential.discussion of the application of nanosized RE materials as contrast agents in in vitro Most of the studies related with these materials are present in the form of researchand in vivo fluorescence imaging, MRI, and integrated modalities imaging. The book papers. Here, the authors present a comprehensive text covering the whole of thealso discusses the application of RE nanomaterials in LEDs. subject. The book is tailored more from the applications point of view, but also provide enough introductory material for research scholars new to this field. Rubber-Clay Nanocomposites Self-Assembly of Nanostructures Maurizio Galimberti Stefano Bellucci Wiley Springer ISBN: 9780470562109 ISBN: 9781461407416 Data wydania: 16.12.2011 Data wydania: 28.10.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 525,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złThe one-stop resource for rubber-clay nanocomposite information The first This is the third volume in a series of books on selected topics in "Nanoscalecomprehensive, single-volume book to compile all the most important data on Science and Technology" based on lectures given at the well-known Istitutorubber-clay nanocomposites in one place, Rubber-Clay Nanocomposites: Science, Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN) schools of the same name. The present set ofTechnology, and Applications reviews rubber-clay nanocomposites in an easy-to- notes stems in particular from the participation and dedication of prestigiousreference format designed for R&D professionals. Including contributions from lecturers, such as Nunzio Motta, Fulvia Patella, Alexandr Toropov, and Annaexperts from North America, Europe, and Asia, the book explores the properties of Sgarlata. All lectures have been carefully edited and reworked, taking into accountcompounds with rubber-clay nanocomposites, including their rheology, curing extensive follow-up discussions. A tutorial lecture by Motta et al. presents thekinetics, mechanical properties, and many others. Rubber-clay nanocomposites are analysis of the Poly(3-hexylthiophene) self assembly on carbon nanotubes andof growing interest to the scientific and technological community, and have been discusses how the interaction between the two materials forms a new hybridshown to improve rubber compound reinforcement and impermeability. These nanostructure, with potential application to future solar cells technology. In theirnatural mineral fillers are of potential interest for large-scale applications and are contribution, Patella et al. review quantum dots of III-V compounds, which offeralready making an impact in several major fields. Packed with valuable information appealing perspectives for more sophisticated applications in new generationabout the synthesis, processing, and mechanics of these reinforced rubbers, the devices such as single-photon emitters for nano-photonics and quantumbook covers assorted rubber-clay nanocomposites applications, such as in computing. Focusing on self-assembled quantum dots, the chapter by Alexandrautomotive tires and as polymer fillers. Promoting common knowledge and ... Toropov et al. provides a comprehensive review of some important aspects in the ... 32
  • 33. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Self-Healing at the Nanoscale Sensors Based on Nanostructured Materials Vincenzo Amendola Francisco J. Arregui Taylor & Francis Springer ISBN: 9781439854730 ISBN: 9781441946010 Data wydania: 31.01.2012 Data wydania: 09.10.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 429,00 zł Cena: 385,00 złA complete panorama of self-healing strategies, Self-Healing at the Nanoscale: This book presents the many different techniques and methods of fabricatingMechanisms and Key Concepts of Natural and Artificial Systems focuses on the materials on the nanometer scale, and, specifically, the utilization of these resourcesdevelopment of new nanoscale self-healing systems, from general concepts to with regard to sensors. The techniques described are studied from an application-physical chemical mechanisms. With a special emphasis on key concepts, oriented perspective, providing the reader with a perspective of the types ofstrategies, and mechanisms at the atomic, molecular, and nanometric scales, this nanostructured sensors available that is broader than other books whichbook is made up of three parts: Natural Self-Healing Systems covers paradigmatic concentrate on theoretical situations related to specific fabrication techniques.self-repair systems developed by nature in living organisms Artificial Self-HealingSystems describes various materials whose structures have been engineered at themicro- or nanoscale to obtain self-repair ability Frontiers of Self-Healing Systemsincludes contributions on systems studied in recent years that have shown potentialfor developing or inspiring new self-healing nanomaterials The development of self-healing systems, especially concerning materials and the nanoscale, is a nascent yetappealing topic for scientists in fields ranging from engineering to biology. Self-Healing at the Nanoscale provides a broad view of the concepts, mechanisms, andtypes of self-healing systems at the nanoscale, forming a guide to the field and ... Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Studies of Nanoconstrictions, Engineering Nanowires and Fe3O4 Thin Films J. L. Zhong Amalio Fernandez-Pacheco Trans Tech Publications Springer ISBN: 9783037852576 ISBN: 9783642158001 Data wydania: Feb 2012 Data wydania: 24.01.2011 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: twarda Cena: 686,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złThis volume comprises a collection of the papers presented at the 2011 This work constitutes a detailed study of electrical and magnetic properties inInternational Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering nanometric materials with a range of scales: atomic-sized nanoconstrictions, micro-(SMNE2011), held on September 17-18th, 2011, in Wuhan, China. The aim was to and nanowires and thin films. Firstly, a novel method of fabricating atomic-sizedprovide a platform where researchers, engineers, academics and industrialists from constrictions in metals is presented; it relies on measuring the conduction of theall over the world could present research results and developments in Smart device while a focused-ion-beam etching process is in progress.Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering. This makes the work an eminently up-to-date guide to those fields. The Toxicology of Carbon Nanotubes Thermally Stable and Flame Retardant Polymer Nanocomposites Kenneth Donaldson Vikas Mittal Cambridge University Press Cambridge University Press ISBN: 9781107008373 ISBN: 9780521190756 Data wydania: 21.06.2012 Data wydania: 30.06.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 459,00 zł Cena: 451,00 złThe widespread and increasing use of carbon nanotubes in scientific and Polymer nanocomposites have revolutionised material performance, most notably inengineering research and their incorporation into manufactured goods has urged an the plastics, automotive and aerospace industries. However, in order to beassessment of the risks and hazards associated with exposure to them. The field of commercially viable, many of these materials must withstand high temperatures. Innanotoxicology studies the toxicology of nanoparticles such as carbon nanotubes this book, leaders in the field outline the mechanisms behind the generation ofand has become a major growth area aimed towards risk assessment of suitable polymer systems, pulling together recent research to provide a unified andnanoparticles. Compiled by a team of leading experts at the forefront of research, up-to-date assessment of recent technological advancements. The text is dividedthis is the first book dedicated to the toxicology of carbon nanotubes. It provides into two clear sections, introducing the reader to the two most importantstate-of-the-science information on how and why they are so potentially dangerous requirements for this material type: thermal stability and flame retardancy. Specialif breathed in, including their similarities to asbestos. The book examines various attention is paid to practical examples, walking the reader through the numerousaspects of carbon nanotubes, from their manufacture and aerodynamic behaviour to commercial applications of thermally stable and flame retardant nanocomposites.their effects at molecular level in the lungs. It is invaluable to the many groups With a strong focus on placing theory within commercial context, this unique volumeinvolved with research in this area, as well as to regulators and risk assessors. will appeal to practitioners as well as researchers. 33
  • 34. Nanomaterials & Nanostructures Trace Analysis with Nanomaterials Tribology of Nanocomposites David T. Pierce Joao Paulo Davim Wiley Springer ISBN: 9783527323500 ISBN: 9783642338816 Data wydania: 09.06.2010 Data wydania: 29.10.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 722,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złPresenting a wide variety of methods, this book provides a comprehensive overview This book provides recent information on nanocomposites tribology. Chapter 1of the current state -- ranging from bioanalysis to electrochemical sensing, forensics provides information on tribology of bulk polymer nanocomposites andand chemistry, while also covering the toxicity aspects of nanomaterials to humans nanocomposite coatings. Chapter 2 is dedicated to nano and micro PTFE forand the environment. Edited by rising stars in the field, the first section on biological surface lubrication of carbon fabric reinforced polyethersulphone composites.analysis includes an investigation of nanoparticles and micro- and nanofluidic Chapter 3 describes Tribology of MoS2 - based nanocomposites. Chapter 4systems, while the second, environmental analysis, looks at the detection, contains information on friction and wear of Al2O2 - based composites withmonitoring, and sensing of explosives as well as pollutants, among other topics. The dispersed and agglomerated nanoparticles. Finally, chapter 5 is dedicated to wearfinal part covers such advanced methods as the synthesis and characterization of of multi-scale phase reinforced composites. It is a useful reference for academics,gold nanorods. For analytical chemists, materials scientists, chemists working in materials and physics researchers, materials, mechanical and manufacturingtrace analysis, and spectroscopists. engineers, both as final undergraduate and postgraduate levels. It is a useful reference for academics, materials and physics researchers, materials, mechanical and manufacturing engineers, both as final undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Two-Dimensional Nanostructures Understanding Nanomaterials Mahmood Aliofkhazraei Malkiat S. Johal Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781439866658 ISBN: 9781420073102 Data wydania: 18.05.2012 Data wydania: 02.05.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 617,00 zł Cena: 216,00 złAfter the 2010 Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to Andre Geim and Konstantin With a selective presentation of topics that makes it accessible for students whoNovoselov "for groundbreaking experiments regarding the two-dimensional material have taken introductory university science courses, Understanding Nanomaterials isgraphene," even more research and development efforts have been focused on two a training tool for the future workforce in nanotech development. This introductory-dimensional nanostructures. Illustrating the importance of this area in future textbook offers insights into the fundamental principles that govern the fabrication,applications, Two-Dimensional Nanostructures covers the fabrication methods and characterization, and application of nanomaterials. Provides the Background forproperties of these materials. The authors begin with discussions on the properties, Fundamental Understanding Assuming only a basic level of competency in physics,size effect, applications, classification groups, and growth of nanostructures. They chemistry, and biology, the author focuses on the needs of the undergraduatethen describe various characterization and fabrication methods, such as curriculum, discussing important processes such as self-assembly, patterning, andspectrometry, low-energy electron diffraction, physical and chemical vapor nanolithography. His approach limits mathematical rigor in the presentation of keydeposition, and molecular beam epitaxy. The remainder of the text focuses on results and proofs, leaving it to the instructors discretion to add more advancedmechanical, chemical, and physical properties and fabrication methods, including a details, or emphasize particular areas of interest. With its combination of discussion-new mechanical method for fabricating graphene layers and a model for relating the based instruction and explanation of problem-solving skills, this textbook highlightsfeatures and structures of nanostructured thin films. With companies already interdisciplinary theory and enabling tools derived from chemistry, biology, physics,demonstrating the capabilities of graphene in a flexible touch-screen and a 150 GHz medicine, and engineering. It also includes real-world examples related to energy,transistor, nanostructures are on their way to replacing silicon as the materials of ... the environment, and medicine. Author Malkiat S. Johal earned his Ph.D. from ... 34
  • 35. Nanophotonic Foundations of Photonic Crystal Fibres Nanophotonic Fabrication: 2012 Frederic Zolla Takashi Yatsui Imperial College Press Springer ISBN: 9781848167285 ISBN: 9783642241710 Data wydania: 07.08.2012 Data wydania: 13.04.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 341,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złThe focus of this book lies at the meeting point of electromagnetic wave guides and Nanophotonics, a novel optical technology, utilizes the local interaction betweenphotonic crystals. Although these are both widely studied topics, they have been nanometric particles via optical near fields. The optical near fields are the elementarykept apart until recently. The purpose of the first edition of this book was to give surface excitations on nanometric particles, i.e. dressed photons that carry materialstate-of-the-art theoretical and numerical viewpoints about exotic fibres which use energy. Of the variety of qualitative innovations in optical technology realized byphotonic crystal effects and consequently exhibit some remarkable properties. Since nanophotonics, this books focuses on fabrication. To fabricate nano-scale photonicthat first edition, photonic crystal fibres have become an important and effective devices with nanometer-scale controllability in size and position, we developed a selfoptical device. In this second edition, the description of the theoretical and -assembly method for size- and position-controlled ultra-long nanodot chains usingnumerical tools used to study these fibres is enhanced, whilst up-to-date a novel effect of near-field optical desorption. A novel deposition and etchinginformation about the properties, applications and fabrication of these fibres is scheme under nonresonant conditions is also demonstrated and its origin isadded. reviewed. Nonlinear Optical Properties of Organic Thin Films for Photonic Nanostructures Applications Ying Fu Warren Herman Taylor & Francis Oxford University Press ISBN: 9789814303262 ISBN: 9780841225633 Data wydania: 15.08.2011 Data wydania: 13.01.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 536,00 zł Cena: 529,00 złNanotechnology has been named as one of the most important areas of Organics are an extraordinarily large class of materials with promising applicationsforthcoming technology because they promise to form the basis of future for photonics and electronics. Today, organic light emitting diodes for opticalgenerations of electronic and optoelectronic devices. From the point view of displays and polymer waveguides discussed in several of the early OTF meetingstechnical physics, all these developments greatly reduce the geometric sizes of have been developed to the point of highly successful commercialization. Thedevices, and thus the number of active electrons in the system. Quantum development of organic nonlinear optical and optoelectronic materials for opticalmechanical considerations about electronic states, electron transports and various communications, power generation, data storage, and other applications have notscattering processes including light-matter interaction, are thus crucial. However, yet reached the same level of maturity but offer the similar levels of promise that thethe theoretical study is extremely difficult. Our first numerical simulation work about a early OLED and polymer waveguides studies showed. Organic Thin Films forthree-dimensional energy band structure calculation in 1995 took more than 6 Photonic Applications describes recent research in materials development,months to complete for one bias-configuration of a nanoscale metal-oxide- characterization techniques, and device development related to organic thin films forsemiconductor field-effect transistor. With todays computation workstations the photonic applications.CPU time is reduced to be less than 24 hours. The main purpose of the book is todiscuss electrons and photons in and through nanostructures by the first-principlesquantum mechanical theories and fundamental concepts (a unified coverage ofnanostructured electronic and optical components) behind nano-electronics and ... Photonics of Quantum-Dot Principles of Nano-Optics Nanomaterials and Devices Ortwin Hess Lukas Novotny Imperial College Press Cambridge University Press ISBN: 9781848165212 ISBN: 9781107005464 Data wydania: 23.09.2011 Data wydania: 06.09.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 292,00 zł Cena: 275,00 złQuantum dot nano structures are interesting for applications in information First published in 2006, this book has become the standard reference on nano-technology and play a growing role in date storage, medical and biological optics. Now in its second edition, the text has been thoroughly updated to take intoapplications. Understanding quantum nanomaterials is thus the key for the account new developments and research directions. While the overall structure andconception and optimization of novel structures. This monograph gives an overview pedagogical style of the book remain unchanged, all existing chapters have beenof the theory and introduces the concepts of advanced computational modeling of expanded and a new chapter has been added. Adopting a broad perspective, thequantum dot nanomaterials ranging from phenomenological models up to fully authors provide a detailed overview of the theoretical and experimental conceptsquantum theoretical description. that are needed to understand and work in nano-optics, across subfields ranging from quantum optics to biophysics. New topics of discussion include: optical antennas; new imaging techniques; Fano interference and strong coupling; reciprocity; metamaterials; and cavity optomechanics. With numerous end-of- chapter problem sets and illustrative material to expand on ideas discussed in the main text, this is an ideal textbook for graduate students entering the field. It is also a valuable reference for researchers and course teachers. 35
  • 36. Nanophotonic Progress in Nanophotonics 1: i Quantum Optics with Semiconductor Nanostructures Motoichi Ohtsu Frank Jahnke Springer Woodhead Publishing ISBN: 9783642174803 ISBN: 9780857092328 Data wydania: 29.07.2011 Data wydania: 16.07.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 428,00 zł Cena: 785,00 złThis book focuses on the recent progress in nanophotonics technology to be used Quantum optics with semiconductor nanostructures is a key guide to the theory,to develop novel nano-optical devices, fabrication technology, and security systems. application and potential of semiconductor nanostructures in the exploration ofIt begins with a review of the concept of dressed photons and applications to quantum optics. Part one begins with an overview of resonance fluorescencedevices, fabrication, and systems; principles and applications. Further topics emission. Quantum optics with single quantum dots in photonic crystal and microinclude: DNA process for quantum dot chain, photon enhanced emission cavities are explored in detail, before part two goes on to review nanolasers withmicroscopy, near field spectroscopy of metallic nanostructure, self-organized quantum dot emitters. Light-matter interaction in semiconductor nanostructures,fabrication of composite semiconductor quantum dots, formation of metallic including photon statistics and photoluminescence, is the focus of part three, whilstnanostructure, and nanophotonic information systems with security. These topics part four explores all-solid-state quantum optics, crystal nanobeam cavities andare reviewed by seven leading scientists. This overview is a variable resource for quantum-dot microcavity systems. Finally, part five investigates ultrafastengineers and scientists working in the field of nanophotonics. phenomena, including femtosecond quantum optics and coherent optoelectronics with quantum dots. The Optics of Nanomaterials Vladimir I. Gavrilenko Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9789814241090 Data wydania: 15.05.2011 Oprawa: twarda Cena: 502,00 złWhile the chemistry, physics, and optical properties of simple atoms and moleculesare quite well understood, this book demonstrates that there is much to be learnedabout the optics of nanomaterials. Through comparative analysis of the size-dependent optical response from nanomaterials, it is shown that although strideshave been made in computational chemistry and physics, bridging length scalesfrom nano to macro remains a major challenge. Organic, molecular, polymer, andbiological systems are shown to be potentially useful models for assembly. Ourprogress in understanding the optical properties of biological nanomaterials isimportant driving force for a variety of applications. Contents: Fabrication and BasicProperties of Nanomaterials; Electron Energy States in Quantum Confined Systems;Interband Optical Transitions in Spatially-Quantized Structures; Linear OpticalProperties of Quantum Confined Systems; Optics of Organic Nanomaterials; Opticsof Metallic Nanoparticles; Nonlinear Optics of Quantum Confined Systems; OpticalProperties of Nanostructured Bio-Materials; Nano-Photonics 36
  • 37. Nanophysics Handbook of Nanophysics Handbook of Nanophysics Klaus D. Sattler Klaus D. Sattler Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781420075380 ISBN: 9781420075502 Data wydania: 07.09.2010 Data wydania: 03.09.2010 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 4022,00 zł Cena: 560,00 złTo support the continued development of nanotechnology, researchers require a Many bottom-up and top-down techniques for nanomaterial and nanostructurebetter understanding of fundamental physical principles. Designed to respond to this generation have enabled the development of applications in nanoelectronics andneed for greater attention to basic research, the "Handbook of Nanophysics" nanophotonics. Handbook of Nanophysics: Nanoelectronics and Nanophotonicsprovides a seven-volume guide to understanding the theoretical underpinnings of explores important recent applications of nanophysics in the areas of electronicsscience and technology at the nanoscale in practice. It is the first comprehensive and photonics. Each peer-reviewed chapter contains a broad-based introductionreference to cover the fundamental physics underlying all branches of this critical and enhances understanding of the state-of-the-art scientific content throughfield. The scope of this set spans from synthesis and characterization of fundamental equations and illustrations, some in color. This volume discusses hownanomaterials to the formation and analysis of low-dimensional nanostructures. It different nanomaterials, such as quantum dots and nanotubes, are used in quantumencompasses a wide range of fields from across science and engineering. computing, capacitors, and transistors. Leading international experts review the potential of the novel patterning techniques in molecular electronics as well as nanolithography approaches for producing semiconductor circuits. They also describe optical properties of nanostructures, nanowires, nanorods, and clusters, including cathodoluminescence, photoluminescence, and polarization-sensitivity. In addition, the book covers nanophotonic devices and nanolasers. Nanophysics brings together multiple disciplines to determine the structural, electronic, optical ... Handbook of Nanophysics Handbook of Surface and Nanometrology Klaus D. Sattler David J. Whitehouse Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781420075403 ISBN: 9781420082012 Data wydania: 03.09.2010 Data wydania: 08.12.2010 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 560,00 zł Cena: 829,00 złCovering the key theories, tools, and techniques of this dynamic field, Handbook of Since the publication of the first edition, miniaturization and nanotechnology haveNanophysics: Principles and Methods elucidates the general theoretical principles become inextricably linked to traditional surface geometry and metrology. Thisand measurements of nanoscale systems. Each peer-reviewed chapter contains a interdependence of scales has had profound practical implications. Updated andbroad-based introduction and enhances understanding of the state-of-the-art expanded to reflect many new developments, Handbook of Surface andscientific content through fundamental equations and illustrations, some in color. Nanometrology, Second Edition determines how the reduction in scale of size fromThis volume explores the theories involved in nanoscience. It also discusses the macro to nano has affected all aspects of surface use and measurement. The bookproperties of nanomaterials and nanosystems, including superconductivity, discusses how this shift has extended through characterization, standardization,thermodynamics, nanomechanics, and nanomagnetism. In addition, leading experts manufacture, and performance. With nanotechnology now permeating the text, thisdescribe basic processes and methods, such as atomic force microscopy, STM- edition covers new methods of production and measurement as well as newbased techniques, photopolymerization, photoisomerization, soft x-ray holography, performance requirements. Described as the father of digital metrology by theand molecular imaging. Nanophysics brings together multiple disciplines to American Society for Precision Engineering, author David J. Whitehouse exploresdetermine the structural, electronic, optical, and thermal behavior of nanomaterials; the range of surface size scales-macro, micro, nano, atomic, and combinations ofelectrical and thermal conductivity; the forces between nanoscale objects; and the these. He examines traditional, structured, patterned, and free-form surfaces,transition between classical and quantum behavior. Facilitating communication emphasizing the growing need to understand the behavior of multiple surfaces. Stillacross many disciplines, this landmark publication encourages scientists with ... the definitive reference in the field, the second edition of this handbook continues ... Nanophysics of Solar and Renewable Physical Properties of Nanosystems Energy Edward L. Wolf Janez Bonca Wiley Springer ISBN: 9783527410521 ISBN: 9789400700437 Data wydania: 19.09.2012 Data wydania: 23.10.2010 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 450,00 zł Cena: 909,00 złThis easy accessible textbook provides an overview of solar to electric energy Recent advances in nanoscience have demonstrated that fundamentally newconversion, followed by a detailed look at one aspect, namely photovoltaics, physical phenomena are found when systems are reduced to sizes comparable toincluding the underlying principles and fabrication methods. Professor Wolf, an the fundamental microscopic length scales of the material investigated. There hasexperienced author and teacher, reviews such green technologies as solar-heated- been great interest in this research due, in particular, to its role in the developmentsteam power, hydrogen, and "artificial leaf" approaches, as well as nuclear fusion. of spintronics, molecular electronics and quantum information processing. TheThroughout the book, carefully chosen, up-to-date examples are used to illustrate contributions to this volume describe new advances in many of these fundamentalimportant concepts and research tools. The opening chapters give a broad and and fascinating areas of nanophysics, including carbon nanotubes, graphene,exhaustive survey of long term energy resources, reviewing current and potential magnetic nanostructures, transport through coupled quantum dots, spintronics,types of solar driven energy sources. The core part of the text on solar energy molecular electronics, and quantum information processing.conversion discusses different concepts for generating electric power, followed by aprofound presentation of the underlying semiconductor physics and rounded off bya look at efficiency and third-generation concepts. The concluding section offers arough analysis of the economics relevant to the large-scale adoption of photovoltaicconversion with a discussion of such issues as durability, manufacturability and cost,as well as the importance of storage. The book is self-contained so as to be ... 37
  • 38. Nanophysics Quantum Physics in the Nanoworld Statistical Physics of Nanoparticles in the Gas Phase Hans Luth Klavs Hansen Springer Springer ISBN: 9783642312373 ISBN: 9789400758384 Data wydania: 23.10.2012 Data wydania: 27.11.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 257,00 zł Cena: 428,00 złThe book deals with all essential aspects of non-relativistic quantum physics up to This book examines the fundamental properties of nanosystems in the gas phase.the quantization of fields. In contrast to common textbooks of quantum mechanics, Detailed derivations of results illustrate the applicability and limitations ofmodern experiments are described both for the purpose of foundation of the theory approximations and demonstrate the power of the methods.and in relation to recent applications. In this respect applications to nano-electronicsas well as the realization of quantum-bits are presented and discussed.Furthermore, links are made to other important research fields and applications,such as elementary particle physics, solid state physics and nuclear magneticresonance tomography in medicine. Even though the representation of the topics islargely performed in terms of Diracs bra-ket notation and by use of commutatoralgebra, the concrete description of the physical basis and the correspondingtheoretical concepts are emphasized. Because of little requirement of complexmathematics, the book is suitable as an introduction into quantum physics, not onlyfor physicists but also for chemists, biologists, engineers, computer scientists andeven for philosophers as far as they are interested in natural philosophy andepistomology. Trends in Nanophysics Alexandru Aldea Springer ISBN: 9783642264450 Data wydania: 13.10.2012 Oprawa: miękka Cena: 692,00 złTrends in Nanophysics contains reviews on various domains of nanotechnologysuch as: radiation-induced polymerization, cross-linking and grafting; Mossbauerstudy of nanomaterials; biomedical applications of nanomaterials; organic thin filmsfor photovoltaics; growth and characterization of semiconductor nanowires;graphene and carbon nanotubes; fractional statistics in nanophysics;nanomechanical properties of materials; ab-initio simulations in nanoscience;fabrication and characterization of ordered atomic-scale structures; plasmonics; andnano-optical studies of motile structures of neuronal cells. These reviews cover keyissues from experimental and theoretical nanophysics and are interesting for activeresearchers as well as for graduate and undergraduate students in the nanosciencefield. 38
  • 39. Nanotechnology Advances in Nanotechnology and the Biotechnology and Nanotechnology Environment Risk Assessment Juyoung Kim Steven Ripp Taylor & Francis Oxford University Press ISBN: 9789814241557 ISBN: 9780841226609 Data wydania: 15.09.2011 Data wydania: 24.05.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 548,00 zł Cena: 513,00 złNanoparticles and nano-sized materials created by nano-technology (NT) have been Evolving bio and nanotechnologies encompass a vast and diverse assortment ofconsidered as unique and sole solution for limitation of other technologies and products and materials that have the potential to bring about major changes in ourwidening their applications. Although these materials have been widely used at lives. However, remarkable benefits can all too often be accompanied by potentialenvironmental technology (ET), most of environmental applications of nanoparticles detrimental consequences. Biotechnology and Nanotechnology Risk Assessment:were limited to fabrication of nano-sensors for VOC detection, and nano-sized Minding and Managing the Potential Threats around Us presents contemporarycatalyst for air-purification system. So, it is very seldom reported to apply research efforts, public policy and regulatory aspects, and ethical issues focused onnanoparticles for direct removal of pollutants from contaminated soil and recognizing, understanding, and responding to these consequences in terms ofwastewater. However, environmental process for soil remediation, wastewater human and environmental impacts. This includes topics relevant to manufacturedtreatment, and air-purification strongly need innovative new materials to highly nanoparticle toxicity in relation to human, animal, and microorganism exposure,improve their performance and efficiency. So, demands for materials created by NT consequent environmental fate and impacts, and downstream effects on otherin ET are stronger than ever. This book will focus on presenting the possible emerging nano/bio industries. Emerging tools and modeling approaches forapplications of nano-sized materials in all environmental processes, providing the enhanced understanding of bio and nanotechnology risks are presented in order tomost reliable guideline for selection of nano-materials to improve efficiency of provide a comprehensive and balanced overview of nano/biotechnology riskenvironmental process, and designing specific nanomaterials for given assessment.environmental process and pollutants. The impact and influence of nanomaterials ... Comprehensive Nanoscience and Electrochemical Nanotechnologies Technology David Andrews Tetsuya Osaka Elsevier Springer ISBN: 9780123743909 ISBN: 9781441914231 Data wydania: 15.10.2010 Data wydania: 01.01.2010 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 4340,00 zł Cena: 602,00 złFrom the Introduction: Nanotechnology and its underpinning sciences are In this book, the term "electrochemical nanotechnology" is defined asprogressing with unprecedented rapidity. With technical advances in a variety of nanoprocessing by means of electrochemical techniques. This introductory booknanoscale fabrication and manipulation technologies, the whole topical area is reviews the application of electrochemical nanotechnologies with the aim ofmaturing into a vibrant field that is generating new scientific research and a understanding their wider applicability in evolving nanoindustries. These advancesburgeoning range of commercial applications, with an annual market already at the have impacted microelectronics, sensors, materials science, and corrosion science,trillion dollar threshold. The means of fabricating and controlling matter on the generating new fields of research that promote interaction between biology,nanoscale afford striking and unprecedented opportunities to exploit a variety of medicine, and microelectronics. This volume reviews nanotechnology applications inexotic phenomena such as quantum, nanophotonic and nanoelectromechanical selected high technology areas with particular emphasis on advances in such areas.effects. Moreover, researchers are elucidating new perspectives on the electronic Chapters are classified under four different headings: Nanotechnology for energyand optical properties of matter because of the way that nanoscale materials bridge devices - Nanotechnology for magnetic storage devices - Nanotechnology for bio-the disparate theories describing molecules and bulk matter. Surface phenomena chip applications - Nanotechnology for MEMS/Packaging.also gain a greatly increased significance; even the well-known link betweenchemical reactivity and surface-to-volume ratio becomes a major determinant ofphysical properties, when it operates over nanoscale dimensions. Against thisbackground, this comprehensive work is designed to address the need for a ... Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology Functional Properties of Bio-Inspired Surfaces Bharat Bhushan Eduardo A. Favret Springer World Scientific Publishing ISBN: 9789048197507 ISBN: 9789812837011 Data wydania: 01.07.2012 Data wydania: 29.12.2009 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 5650,00 zł Cena: 560,00 złThe Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology provides a comprehensive and multi- This review volume consists of a collection of articles, written by renowned scientistsdisciplinary reference to the many fields relevant to the general field of from different countries, on biomimetism and materials science. It starts with ananotechnology. It aims to be a comprehensive and genuinely international detailed explanation of the four typical, useful properties of biological surfaces - thereference work and will be aimed at graduate students, researchers, and shark skin effect (anti-friction surfaces), the lotus effect (self-cleaning or anti-practitioners. The Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology introduces a large number of adhesive surfaces), the gecko effect (dry adhesive surfaces) and the moth eye effectterms, devices and processes which are related to the multi-disciplinary field of (anti-reflective surfaces) - and shows their extended application in technology.Nanotechnology. For each entry in this 4 volume set a 4-10 page description is Different microscopy techniques used for characterizing these technological usefulprovided by an expert in the field. Contributions are made by experts from the US, biological surfaces such as scanning electron microscopy, environmental scanningEurope and Asia, making this a comprehensive and truly international Reference electron microscopy, confocal laser scanning microscopy and atomic forceWork. The authors are typically from academia, however one quarter of all entries microscopy, are discussed in the following chapters.Then, several methods such aswere written by persons from industry. Topics covered in the Reference Work laser metallurgy, electrodeposition and plasma-based processes, which are used forinclude: - Nano- Microfabrication Processes and Materials for Fabrication - modifying the topography and composition of material surfaces to obtain specificNanoscale Measurement Techniques - Nanostructures - Nanomaterials - functional properties with technological applications, are demonstrated.Nanomechanics - Molecular Modeling and Its Role in Advancing Nanotechnology -MEMS/NEMS - Microfluidics and Nanofluidics - Biomedical Engineering and ... 39
  • 40. Nanotechnology Handbook of Nanoscience, Introductory Nanoscience Engineering, and Technology William A. Goddard, III Masaru Kuno Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781439860151 ISBN: 9780815344247 Data wydania: 28.05.2012 Data wydania: 14.09.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 514,00 zł Cena: 258,00 złIn his 1959 address, "There is Plenty of Room at the Bottom," Richard P. Feynman Designed for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students, Introductoryspeculated about manipulating materials atom by atom and challenged the technical Nanoscience asks key questions about the quantitative concepts that underlie thiscommunity "to find ways of manipulating and controlling things on a small scale." new field. How are the optical and electrical properties of nanomaterials dependentThis visionary challenge has now become a reality, with recent advances enabling upon size, shape, and morphology? How do we construct nanometer-sizedatomistic-level tailoring and control of materials. Exemplifying Feynmans vision, objects? Using solved examples throughout the chapters, this textbook shows toHandbook of Nanoscience, Engineering, and Technology, Third Edition continues to what extent we may predict the behavior and functionality of nanomaterials byexplore innovative nanoscience, engineering, and technology areas. Along with understanding how their properties change with scale. Fundamental concepts areupdating all chapters, this third edition extends the coverage of emerging nano reinforced through end-of-chapter problems and further reading. Students willareas even further. Two entirely new sections on energy and biology cover appreciate complete derivations of relevant equations, simplified assumptions fornanomaterials for energy storage devices, photovoltaics, DNA devices and practical calculations, listed references, and a historical overview about theassembly, digital microfluidic lab-on-a-chip, and much more. This edition also development of colloidal quantum dots.includes new chapters on nanomagnet logic, quantum transport at the nanoscale,terahertz emission from Bloch oscillator systems, molecular logic, electronic opticsin graphene, and electromagnetic metamaterials. With contributions from topscientists and researchers from around the globe, this color handbook presents a ... MEMS and Nanotechnology: Volume 6 Microfluidic Devices in Nanotechnology Handbook Gordon A. Shaw Challa S. S. R. Kumar Springer Wiley ISBN: 9781461444350 ISBN: 9780470876114 Data wydania: 05.09.2012 Data wydania: 04.10.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 659,00 zł Cena: 876,00 złMEMS and Nanotechnology, Volume 6: Proceedings of the 2012 Annual This two-volume set covers fundamental concepts and applications highlighting theConference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics represents one of seven synergy between microfluidics and nanotechnology. Volume 1 provides readers withvolumes of technical papers presented at the Society for Experimental Mechanics up-to-date knowledge about fluid and particle kinetics, spatiotemporal control, fluidSEM 12th International Congress & Exposition on Experimental and Applied dynamics, residence time distribution and nanoparticle focusing within microfluidics.Mechanics, held at Costa Mesa, California, June 11-14, 2012. The full set of Volume 2 discusses its applications in fields ranging from chemistry, biology,proceedings also includes volumes on "Dynamic Behavior of Materials", "Challenges molecular and cell biology, neuroscience, catalysis and nanomaterials synthesis. Forin Mechanics of Time-Dependent Materials and Processes in Conventional and nanomaterials chemists, this book provides an excellent source of informationMultifunctional Materials", "Imaging Methods for Novel Materials and Challenging covering a wide variety of microfluidic-based approaches for synthesis of metallic asApplications", "Experimental and Applied Mechanics", "Mechanics of Biological well as non metallic nanomaterials.Systems and Materials" and, "Composite Materials and Joining Technologies forComposites". Microsystems and Nanotechnology Nanoscale Nonlinear PANDA Ring Resonator Zhaoying Zhou Preecha Yupapin Springer Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9783642182921 ISBN: 9781578087464 Data wydania: 11.06.2012 Data wydania: 10.05.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 848,00 zł Cena: 369,00 złMicrosystems and Nanotechnology presents the latest science and engineering Microring/nanoring resonator is an interesting device that has been widely studiedresearch and achievements in the fields of microsystems and nanotechnology, and investigated by researchers from a variety of specializations. This book beginsbringing together contributions by authoritative experts from the United States, with the basic background of linear and nonlinear ring resonators. A novel design ofGermany, Great Britain, Japan and China to discuss the latest advances in nano device known as a PANDA ring resonator is proposed. The use of the devicemicroelectromechanical systems (MEMS) technology and micro/nanotechnology. in the form of a PANDA in applications such as nanoelectronics, measurement,The book is divided into five parts -- the fundamentals of microsystems and communication, sensors, optical and quantum computing, drug delivery, hybridnanotechnology, microsystems technology, nanotechnology, application issues, and transistor and a new concept of electron-hole pair is discussed in detail.the developments and prospects -- and is a valuable reference for students,teachers and engineers working with the involved technologies. Professor ZhaoyingZhou is a professor at the Department of Precision Instruments & Mechanology ,Tsinghua University , and the Chairman of the MEMS & NEMS Society of China. Dr.Zhonglin Wang is the Director of the Center for Nanostructure Characterization,Georgia Tech, USA. Dr. Liwei Lin is a Professor at the Department of MechanicalEngineering, University of California at Berkeley, USA. 40
  • 41. Nanotechnology Nanoscience Nanosensors Victor M. Starov Teik-Cheng Lim Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781420065008 ISBN: 9781439807361 Data wydania: 16.07.2010 Data wydania: 22.12.2010 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 1263,00 zł Cena: 449,00 złThe common perception is that nanoscience is something entirely new, that it Nanosensors are rapidly becoming a technology of choice across diverse fields.sprung forth whole and fully formed like some mythological deity. But the truth is They offer effective and affordable options for detecting and measuring chemicalthat like all things scientific, nanoscience is the natural result of the long evolution of and physical properties in difficult-to-reach biological and industrial systemsscientific inquiry. Following a historical trail back to the middle of the 19th century, operating at the nanoscale. However, with nanosensor development occurring in sonanoscience is the inborn property of colloid and interface science. Whats many fields, it has become difficult to stay current with the latest research andimportant today is for us to recognize that nanoparticles are small colloidal objects. emerging applications. NANOSENSORS: Theory and Applications in Industry,It should also be appreciated that over the past decades, a number of novel Healthcare and Defense answers the need for a comprehensive resource onnanostructures have been developed, but whatever we call them, we cannot forget advances in this area. Dr. Teik-Cheng Lim, a highly regarded expert in novelthat their properties and behavior are still in the realm of colloid and interface materials and nanosensors crosses disciplines to bring together 17 pioneeringscience. However one views it, the interest and funding in nano-science is a experts who address the fundamental principles of nanosensors and their diversetremendous opportunity to advance critical research in colloid chemistry. applications. Serving to stimulate a convergence of information across otherwise"Nanoscience: Colloidal and Interfacial Aspects" brings together a prominent roster isolated disciplines, this volume covers - Carbon-nanotube (CNT)-based sensorsof 42 leading investigators and their teams, who detail the wide range of theoretical and their uses with a range of analytes, including gaseous molecules, organicand experimental knowledge that can be successfully applied for investigating charge transfer complexes, proteins, DNA, and antibodies CNT-based fluidicnanosystems, many of which are actually well-known colloidal systems. sensors for studying the shear stress of blood vessels and cells, useful in ... Nanotech 2011: Technical Proceedings of the 2011 Nanotech 2012: Technical Proceedings of the 2012 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Expo: NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Expo, Volumes 1-3 Volumes 1-3 NSTI NSTI Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781439871331 ISBN: 9781466562875 Data wydania: 13.06.2011 Data wydania: 22.07.2012 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: miękka Cena: 1972,00 zł Cena: 1924,00 złNSTIs nanotechnology conferences have built a tradition of being the most TechConnect World brings together more than 5,000 business and technicalprestigious forum in the world for leading nano scientists, and Nanotech 2011 is no professionals, including leading researchers, buyers, entrepreneurs, corporateexception. Top nano scientists offer an up-to-date global perspective on the latest business developers, investors, service providers, commercialization/tech transferdevelopments in nanotechnology. More than mere proceedings, these volumes cut officers, industry analysts and members of the media. TechConnect Worldacross every scientific and engineering discipline to provide the most complete conferences have built a tradition of being the most prestigious forum in the worldrecord of current accomplishments in Nanotech. Information from past conferences for leading scientists in the field, and the 2012 gathering is no exception. Tophas been compiled into authoritative and comprehensive compendiums and made contributors offer an up-to-date global perspective on the latest developments inavailable (along with pricing information) here on our site. Contents of the Clean Technologies, Nanotechnologies, and Biotechnologies, with a mission toproceedings for this years conference and expo are provided here as well. match innovative solutions to real-world technology challenges. Providing the mostNanotech proceedings are available in print and on the TechConnect World 2011 complete record of current accomplishments in this burgeoning area, informationProceedings CD-ROM, which also includes Cleantech, Microtech, Bionanotech from past conferences has been compiled into authoritative and comprehensiveproceedings. compendiums and made available (along with pricing information) here on our site. Contents of the proceedings for this years conferences and expos are also available. Nanotech: Technical Proceedings of the 2010 NSTI Nanotechnology 2010 v 1 Nanotechnology Conference and Expo: 2010: v. 1-3 NSTI NSTI Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781439834183 ISBN: 9781439834015 Data wydania: 21.06.2010 Data wydania: 21.06.2010 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: miękka Cena: 2246,00 zł Cena: 813,00 złNSTIs nanotechnology conferences have built a tradition of being the most NSTIs nanotechnology conferences have built a tradition of being the mostprestigious forum in the world for leading nano scientists, and Nanotech 2010 is no prestigious forum in the world for leading nano scientists, and Nanotech 2010 is noexception. Top nano scientists offer an up-to-date global perspective on the latest exception. Top nano scientists offer an up-to-date global perspective on the latestdevelopments in nanotechnology. More than mere proceedings, these volumes cut developments in nanotechnology. More than mere proceedings, these volumes cutacross every scientific and engineering discipline to provide the most complete across every scientific and engineering discipline to provide the most completerecord of current accomplishments in Nanotech. Information from past conferences record of current accomplishments in Nanotech. Information from past conferenceshas been compiled into authoritative and comprehensive compendiums and made has been compiled into authoritative and comprehensive compendiums and madeavailable (along with pricing information) here on our site. Contents of the available (along with pricing information) here on our site. Contents of theproceedings for this years conference and expo will be forthcoming. Nanotech is proceedings for this years conference and expo will be forthcoming. Nanotech isavailable in print and on CD-ROM. available in print and on CD-ROM. 41
  • 42. Nanotechnology Nanotechnology 2011: Advanced Materials, CNTs, Nanotechnology 2011: Electronics, Devices, Particles, Films and Composites: Volume 1 Fabrication, MEMS, Fluidics and Computational NSTI NSTI Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781439871423 ISBN: 9781439871393 Data wydania: 13.06.2011 Data wydania: 13.06.2011 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: miękka Cena: 666,00 zł Cena: 666,00 złNSTIs nanotechnology conferences have built a tradition of being the most NSTIs nanotechnology conferences have built a tradition of being the mostprestigious forum in the world for leading nano scientists, and Nanotech 2011 is no prestigious forum in the world for leading nano scientists, and Nanotech 2011 is noexception. Top nano scientists offer an up-to-date global perspective on the latest exception. Top nano scientists offer an up-to-date global perspective on the latestdevelopments in nanotechnology. More than mere proceedings, these volumes cut developments in nanotechnology. More than mere proceedings, these volumes cutacross every scientific and engineering discipline to provide the most complete across every scientific and engineering discipline to provide the most completerecord of current accomplishments in Nanotech. Information from past conferences record of current accomplishments in Nanotech. Information from past conferenceshas been compiled into authoritative and comprehensive compendiums and made has been compiled into authoritative and comprehensive compendiums and madeavailable (along with pricing information) here on our site. Contents of the available (along with pricing information) here on our site. Contents of theproceedings for this years conference and expo are provided here as well. proceedings for this years conference and expo are provided here as well.Nanotech proceedings are available in print and on the TechConnect World 2011 Nanotech proceedings are available in print and on the TechConnect World 2011Proceedings CD-ROM, which also includes Cleantech, Microtech, Bionanotech Proceedings CD-ROM, which also includes Cleantech, Microtech, Bionanotechproceedings. proceedings. Nanotechnology 2012 Nanotechnology and Global Sustainability NSTI Donald Maclurcan Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781466562752 ISBN: 9781439855768 Data wydania: 22.07.2012 Data wydania: 12.12.2011 Oprawa: miękka Oprawa: miękka Cena: 703,00 zł Cena: 225,00 złNSTIs nanotechnology conferences have built a tradition of being the most The rise of collaborative consumption, peer-to-peer systems, and not-for-profitprestigious forum in the world for leading nano scientists, and Nanotech 2012 is no social enterprise heralds the emergence of a new era of human collectivity.exception. Top nano scientists offer an up-to-date global perspective on the latest Increasingly, this consolidation stems from an understanding that big-banner issues-developments in nanotechnology. More than mere proceedings, these volumes cut such as climate change-are not the root causes of our present global predicament.across every scientific and engineering discipline to provide the most complete There is a growing and collective view that issues such as this are actuallyrecord of current accomplishments in Nanotech. Information from past conferences symptoms of a much more vicious, seemingly insurmountable condition: ourhas been compiled into authoritative and comprehensive compendiums and made addiction to economic, consumption, and population growth in a world of finiteavailable (along with pricing information) here on our site. Contents of the resources. Nanotechnology and Global Sustainability uses nanotechnology-theproceedings for this years conference and expo are provided here as well. product of applied scientific knowledge to control and utilize matter at atomic andNanotech proceedings also include Cleantech, Microtech, Bionanotech. molecular scales-as a lens through which to explore the interrelationship between innovation, politics, economy, and sustainability. This groundbreaking book addresses how stakeholders can actively reshape agendas to create positive and sustainable futures through this latest controversial, cross-sectoral technology. It moves beyond issues of efficiency, productivity, and utility, exploring the insights of 22 contributors from around the world, whose work spans the disciplines of ... Nanotechnology for Nanotechnology Intellectual Property Telecommunications Rights Sohail Anwar Prabuddha Ganguli Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781420053258 ISBN: 9781439855287 Data wydania: 29.06.2010 Data wydania: 05.07.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 373,00 zł Cena: 168,00 złWith its unique promise to revolutionize science, engineering, technology, and other We need to seamlessly integrate IPR in the standard graduate/post graduatefields, nanotechnology continues to profoundly impact associated materials, courses in science, technology, commerce, creative arts, etc., without overcomponents, and systems, particularly those used in telecommunications. These burdening the students with law -Dr Prabuddha Ganguli, CEO, VISION-IPRdevelopments are leading to easier convergence of related technologies, massive Nanotechnology Intellectual Property Rights: Research, Design, andstorage data, compact storage devices, and higher-performance computing. Commercialization offers an overview of the dynamics of development andNanotechnology for Telecommunications presents vital technical scientific commercialization in nanotech, where strategic integration of IP, R&D, andinformation to help readers grasp issues and challenges associated with nanoscale commercialization has become imperative. It demystifies issues of intellectualtelecommunication system development and commercialization-and then avail property rights (IPR) associated with research, design, technology transfer, andthemselves of the many opportunities to be gleaned. This book provides technical commercialization of innovations in technology-led areas such as nanotech. Gives allinformation and research ideas regarding the use of nanotechnology in stakeholders vital information to instill confidence by helping them better understandtelecommunications and information processing, reflecting the continuing trend their individual roles in the IPR process Designed for a diverse readership that maytoward the use of optoelectronics. Nanotech will eventually lead to a technology not have background knowledge of the legal nuances of IPR, this book clearlycluster that offers a complete range of functionalities for systems used in domains articulates techno-legal aspects of nano-related innovations to aid their effectiveincluding information, energy, construction, environmental, and biomedical. integration into businesses. This resource stands apart by using numerous caseDescribing current and future developments that hold promise for significant ... studies and pictorial illustrations, addressing aspects ranging from ideation to ... 42
  • 43. Nanotechnology Nanotechnology Standards Nanotechnology Vladimir Murashov Jeremy Ramsden Springer Elsevier ISBN: 9781441978523 ISBN: 9780080964478 Data wydania: 03.02.2011 Data wydania: 30.06.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 428,00 zł Cena: 334,00 złWritten by a team of experts, "Nanotechnology Standards" provides the first This book provides an overview of the rapidly growing and developing field ofcomprehensive, state-of-the-art reviews of nanotechnology standards development, nanotechnology, focusing on key essentials, and structured around a robustboth in the field of standards development and in specific areas of nanotechnology. anatomy of the subject. The newcomer to nanotechnology, who may well have aIt also describes global standards - developing processes for nanotechnology, strong background in one of the traditional disciplines such as physics, mechanicalwhich can be extended to other emerging technologies. For topics related to or electrical engineering, chemistry or biology, or who may have been working innanotechnology, the reviews summarize active areas of standards development, microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) technology, is confronted with asupporting knowledge and future directions in easy-to-understand language aimed bewildering range of information. This book brings together the principles, theoryat a broad technical audience. This unique book is also an excellent resource for up- and practice of nanotechnology, giving a broad yet authoritative introduction to theto-date information on the growing base of knowledge supporting the introduction possibilities and limitations of this exciting field. Succinct chapter summaries allowof nanotechnology standards and applications into the market. Praise for this readers to grasp quickly the concepts discussed and gain an overview of the field.volume: "This book provides a valuable and detailed overview of current activities This book discusses design and manufacture, and applications and their impact in aand issues relevant to the area as well as a useful summary of the short history of wide range of nanotechnology areas. This is an ideal introduction for businesses andstandardization for nanotechnologies and the somewhat longer history of potential investors in nanotechnology.standardization in general. I have no hesitation in recommending this book toanyone with an interest in nanotechnologies whether it is from a technical or ... Nanotechnology Nanotechnology Sherron Sparks Ahmed S. Khan Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781439845219 ISBN: 9781439859537 Data wydania: 04.05.2012 Data wydania: 06.06.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 304,00 zł Cena: 263,00 złNo longer the hidden genius of scientists, nanotechnology is now appearing in Advances in nanotechnology are transforming the ways of creating materials andproducts manufactured for everyday life--products that can heal, save lives, be more products, leading society to the threshold of a second industrial revolution.durable, and last longer. It is also attracting the attention of investors interested in However, future opportunities will depend significantly on how nanotechnologyparticipating in this nano revolution. Nanotechnology: Business Applications and stakeholders deal with the short-term and long-term benefits, limitations,Commercialization is a guide for businesses, investors, and research universities uncertainties and risks of nanotechnology. They will be tasked with navigating awho want to bring nanotechnology products to the commercial market. Showing variety of new social and ethical challenges associated with areas such as privacy,how academia and business can partner to commercialize nanomaterial research, it the environment, energy, population, genetics, agriculture, food, and security.delineates business aspects for scientists and highlights opportunities for business Unique in its depth, breadth, and variety of viewpoints, Nanotechnology: Ethical andprofessionals. Some of the key topics covered include: Questions to ask before Social Issues stimulates, inspires, and builds awareness of nanotechnologys impactwriting a business plan Products consumers are currently using Grant and funding on society. Spanning the immense range of disciplines at work in nanotechnology,options Standardization that will affect domestic and international production the books selection of chapters focuses on how advances in science, and theDangers that must be managed to ensure the safety of nanotechnology convergence of multiple technologies, will impact society at individual, community,Commercialization centers and organizations that provide support Barriers to national, and international levels. The book focuses on raising the awareness ofnanotechnology commercialization Competitive factors that can help bring the nanotechnology stakeholders, which includes undergraduate and graduate studentsinternational economy more stability Areas where nanotechnology is expanding ... Nanotechnology Optochemical Nanosensors Ben Rogers Andrea Cusano Taylor & Francis Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781439849200 ISBN: 9781439854891 Data wydania: 22.07.2011 Data wydania: 14.11.2012 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 384,00 zł Cena: 680,00 złWinner of a CHOICE Outstanding Academic Book Award 2011! Transistors using Nanosized sensors enable the study of chemical and biochemical processes at aone electron at a time. Sunscreens made with titanium dioxide particles that look level and in dimensions that may not have been envisioned some 20 years ago.transparent to our eyes but block harmful UV rays. Nanometer-sized specks of gold Fueled by their inherent small size and the unusual optical, magnetic, catalytic, andthat change color to red and melt at 750 C instead of 1064 C. Nanotechnology mechanical properties of nanoparticles, remarkable progress has been made intakes the unique physical properties of items measuring roughly 0.1 to 1000 recent years in the development and utilization of nanosensors and opticalnanometers and puts them to use. Such applications have made nanotechnology a nanotechnology will further widen the field. However, the design of new sensorshot topic, but the search for a true introductory resource usually comes up cold. requires new materials, new methods for their characterization, new optical sensingNano novices come from a wide variety of backgrounds, so an effective text must schemes, new approaches for creating nanosized structures, and new techniquesassume limited understanding of background material and not be overly focused on for their interrogation in complex environments such as small living cells for studyingany particular area. Still, it must maintain scientific rigor and quality. Fitting neatly biological signals or big public spaces for environmental monitoring . Optochemicalbetween popular science books and high-level treatises, Nanotechnology: Nanosensors covers the rapidly growing field of optical chemical nanosensing, aUnderstanding Small Systems, Second Edition works from the ground up to new and exciting area of research and development within the large field of opticalprovide: A detailed yet accessible introduction to one of the worlds fastest growing chemical sensing and biosensing. Its many applications, including the detection offields, understandable to members of a variety of disciplines A clear presentation of bioterrorist threats, food security, virology, explosive detection and more, arereal-world examples and original illustrations, as well as hundreds of homework ... covered in these self-contained yet interrelated chapters. 43
  • 44. Nanotechnology Oxford Handbook of Nanoscience and Physics, Chemistry and Application of Technology: v. 3 Nanostructures A. V. Narlikar Victor E. Borisenko Oxford University Press World Scientific Publishing ISBN: 9780199533060 ISBN: 9789814343893 Data wydania: 11.02.2010 Data wydania: 11.01.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 833,00 zł Cena: 801,00 złThis is an agenda-setting and high-profile book that presents an authoritative and This book presents invited reviews and original short notes of recent resultscutting-edge analysis of nanoscience and technology. The Oxford Handbook of obtained in studies concerning the fabrication and application of nanostructures,Nanoscience and Technology provides a comprehensive and accessible overview of which hold great promise for the new generation of electronic and optoelectronicthe major achievements in different aspects of this field. The Handbook comprises 3 devices. Governing exciting and relatively new topics such as fast-progressingvolumes, structured thematically, with 25 chapters each. Volume I presents nanoelectronics and optoelectronics, molecular electronics and spintronics,fundamental issues of basic physics, chemistry, biochemistry, tribology etc. of nanophotonics, nanosensorics and nanobiology as well as nanotechnology andnanomaterials. Volume II focuses on the progress made with host of nanomaterials quantum processing of information, this book gives readers a more completeincluding DNA and protein based nanostructures. Volume III highlights engineering understanding of the practical uses of nanotechnology and nanostructures.and related developments, with a focus on frontal application areas. All chapters arewritten by noted international experts in the field. The book should be useful for finalyear undergraduates specializing in the field. It should prove indispensable tograduate students, and serious researchers from academic and industrial sectorsworking in the field of Nanoscience and Technology from different disciplinesincluding Physics, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Medicine, MaterialsScience, Metallurgy, Ceramics, Information Technology as well as Electrical, ... Self-Assembly and Nanotechnology Systems Engineering for Microscale Systems and Nanoscale Technologies Yoon S. Lee M. Ann Garrison Darrin Wiley Taylor & Francis ISBN: 9781118087596 ISBN: 9781439837320 Data wydania: 23.12.2011 Data wydania: 07.12.2011 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: twarda Cena: 477,00 zł Cena: 473,00 złThis book serves as a companion that expands on the authors previous book by To realize the full potential of micro- and nanoscale devices in system building, it isusing the concepts from that book as a foundation for an informatic approach to self critical to develop systems engineering methodologies that successfully integrate-assembly, which can be directly expanded into nanoassembly and nanofabrication, stand-alone, small-scale technologies that can effectively interface with the macroproviding an effective way to design/fabricate nanofabricated systems. These topics world. So how do we accomplish this? Systems Engineering for Microscale andcan be used to develop a variety of nanotechnology systems effectively and Nanoscale Technologies is perhaps the first handbook to concentrate on the use ofefficiently, which promises to pave the way to green nanotechnology with its systems engineering at the micro and nano levels. One major roadblock to thispotential for economically sound and environmentally friendly nanoscale processes. process is a generally limited understanding of exactly how to apply systems engineering principles and management processes to the integration of newer, small -scale technologies. Focusing on this problem of consolidating disciplines, contributors illustrate the interdependence between nanotechnology and systems engineering, making it easier for experts from these two distinct fields to understand and optimize their application of the other. To help readers from these different domains successfully combine heterogeneous, mixed-scale elements, contributors assess the evolution of micro- and nanoscale technology development and its impact on everything from laboratory concepts to actualized products in health ... Textbook of Nanoscience and What is Nanotechnology and Why Does Nanotechnology it Matter? B.S. Murty Fritz Allhoff Springer Wiley ISBN: 9783642280290 ISBN: 9781405175449 Data wydania: 30.11.2012 Data wydania: 28.01.2010 Oprawa: twarda Oprawa: miękka Cena: 471,00 zł Cena: 141,00 złThis book is meant to serve as a textbook for beginners in the field of nanoscience Ongoing research in nanotechnology promises both innovations and risks,and nanotechnology. It can also be used as additional reading in this multifaceted potentially and profoundly changing the world. This book helps to promote aarea. It covers the entire spectrum of nanoscience and technology: introduction, balanced understanding of this important emerging technology, offering an informedterminology, historical perspectives of this domain of science, unique and widely and impartial look at the technology, its science, and its social impact and ethics.differing properties, advances in the various synthesis, consolidation and Nanotechnology is crucial for the next generation of industries, financial markets,characterization techniques, applications of nanoscience and technology and research labs, and our everyday lives; this book provides an informed and balancedemerging materials and technologies. look at nanotechnology and its social impact. It offers a comprehensive background discussion on nanotechnology itself, including its history, its science, and its tools, creating a clear understanding of the technology needed to evaluate ethics and social issues. Authored by a nanoscientist and philosophers, this book offers an accurate and accessible look at the science while providing an ideal text for ethics and philosophy courses. It explores the most immediate and urgent areas of social impact of nanotechnology. 44
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