Published:
March 31, 2015
Editor(s):
Peter Spies, Markus Pollak, Loreto Mateu
With a strong foundation in material science and electronic engineering, this book describes the fundamentals and principles in the field of energy harvesting. Using a systems approach from overall system design down to device and component level, it provides the necessary theory and information to
Published:
March 31, 2015
Editor(s):
Takeo Nishikawa, Satoshi Fujita
This book starts with an overview and introduction on the trends in nanofabrication and nanoimprint technology, followed by a detailed discussion on the design, fabrication, and evaluation of nanoimprint biosensors. The proto-model systems and some application examples of this sensor are also
Published:
March 31, 2015
Editor(s):
Zheng Yongmei, Cheng Qunfeng, Hou Yongping, Yuan Chen
Biological surfaces provide endless inspiration for the design and fabrication of functional interface materials with unique wettability, generating promising applications such as micro-fluidic devices, functional textiles, corrosion resistance, liquid transportation, and antifogging. This book
Published:
March 31, 2015
Editor(s):
Junhui He
Nanoscience and nanotechnology are interdisciplinary fields that bring together physicists, chemists, materials scientists, and engineers to meet the potential future challenges that humankind will face, including the search for renewable energies for sustainable development and new technologies
Published:
March 31, 2015
Author(s):
Janik Wolters
Integrated quantum hybrid devices, built from classical dielectric nano-structures and individual quantum systems, promise to provide a scaleable platform to study and exploit the laws of quantum physics. On the one hand there are novel applications, such as efficient computation, secure