Nanomaterials

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Published:
October 23, 2014
Author(s):
Sabu Thomas, Saeedeh Rafiei, Shima Maghsoodlou, Arezo Afzali
The collection of topics in this book reflects the diversity of recent advances in nanoelements formation and interactions in nanosystems with a broad perspective that is useful for scientists as well as for graduate students and engineers. One of the main tasks in making nanocomposites is 
Published:
October 23, 2014
Editor(s):
Svetlana Boriskina, Nikolay I. Zheludev
Plasmonics has already revolutionized molecular imaging, cancer research, optical communications, sensing, spectroscopy, and metamaterials development. This book is a collective effort by several research groups to push the frontiers of plasmonics research into the emerging area of harnessing and 
Published:
September 25, 2014
Author(s):
A. K. Haghi, Sabu Thomas, Moein MehdiPour MirMahaleh
This volume covers a wide range of adsorption activities of porous carbon (PC), CNTs, and carbon nano structures that have been employed so far for the removal of various pollutants from water, wastewater, and organic compounds. The low cost, high efficiency, simplicity, and ease in the upscaling 
Published:
September 22, 2014
Author(s):
Vasily Klimov
Nanoplasmonics is one of the most important growth areas of this century. It is part of nano-optics and nanophotonics and deals with oscillations of electrons in metallic nanoparticles and nanostructures. Also, it is a multidisciplinary subject covering atomic, molecular, and solid-state physics, 
Published:
September 19, 2014
Editor(s):
Kalliopi N. Trohidou
Magnetic nanoparticles with diameters in the range of a few nanometers are today at the cutting edge of modern technology and innovation because of their use in numerous applications ranging from engineering to biomedicine. A great deal of scientific interest has been focused on the 
Published:
September 19, 2014
Editor(s):
Mihai V. Putz
The need for economically feasible and multifunctional materials becomes more acute as the natural physical and chemical resources reveal either their limits or reveal the difficulties and increasing costs in storage, transport, and conversion. This reference presents the work from contributors 
Published:
September 13, 2014
Editor(s):
Kazuo Morigaki, Harumi Hikita, Chisato Ogihara
This book covers electronic and structural properties of light-induced defects, light-induced defect creation processes, and related phenomena in crystalline, amorphous, and microcrystalline semiconductors. It provides a theoretical treatment of recombination-enhanced defect reaction in crystalline 
Published:
August 27, 2014
Author(s):
Michael Nastasi, James W. Mayer, Yongqiang Wang
Ion Beam Analysis: Fundamentals and Applications explains the basic characteristics of ion beams as applied to the analysis of materials, as well as ion beam analysis (IBA) of art/archaeological objects. It focuses on the fundamentals and applications of ion beam methods of materials 
Published:
August 26, 2014
Editor(s):
Barry P. Rand, Henning Richter
Organic photovoltaic (OPV) cells have the potential to make a significant contribution to the increasing energy needs of the future. In this book, 15 chapters written by selected experts explore the required characteristics of components present in an OPV device, such as transparent electrodes, 
Published:
August 05, 2014
Editor(s):
Sivakumar Manickam, Muthupandian Ashokkumar
As nanomaterials and their end products occupy the pinnacle position of consumer markets, it becomes vital to analyze their generation processes. One of the green chemistry principles underlines the need for unusual energy sources to generate them. Utilizing the extreme energy from the collapse of