The vast technological potential of nanocrystalline materials, as well as current intense interest in the physics and chemistry of nanoscale phenomena, has led to explosive growth in research on semiconductor nanocrystals, also known as nanocrystal quantum dots, and metal nanoparticles. Semiconductor and Metal Nanocrystals addresses current topics impacting the field including synthesis and assembly of nanocrystals, theory and spectroscopy of interband and intraband optical transitions, single-nanocrystal optical and tunneling spectroscopies, electrical transport in nanocrystal assemblies, and physical and engineering aspects of nanocrystal-based devices.
Written by experts who have contributed pioneering research, this reference comprises key advances in the field of semiconductor nanocrystal quantum dots and metal nanoparticles over the past several years.
Focusing specifically on nanocrystals generated through chemical techniques, Semiconductor and Metal Nanocrystals
SEMICONDUCTOR NANOCRYSTALS (NANOCRYSTAL QUANTUM DOTS)
''Soft ''Chemical Synthesis and Manipulation of Semiconductor Nanocrystals, J.A. Hollingsworth and V.I. Klimov
Electronic Structure in Semiconductor Nanocrystals, D.J. Norris
Fine Structure and Polarization Properties of Band-Edge Excitons in Semiconductor Nanocrystals, A.L. Efros
Intraband Spectroscopy and Dynamics of Colloidal Semiconductor Quantum Dots, P. Guyot-Sionnest, M. Shim, and C. Wang
Charge Carrier Dynamics and Optical Gain in Nanocrystal Quantum Dots:From Fundamental Photophysics to Quantum Dot Lasing, V.I. Klimov
Optical Dynamics in Single Semiconductor Quantum Dots, K.T. Shimizu and M.G. Bawendi
Electrical Properties of Semiconductor Nanocrystals, D.S. Ginger and N.C. Greenham
Tunneling and Optical Spectroscopy of Semiconductor Nanocrystal Quantum Dots:Single-Particle and Ensemble Properties, U. Banin and O. Millo
9.III -V Quantum Dots and Quantum Dot Arrays: Synthesis, Optical Properties, Photogenerated Carrier Dynamics, and Applications to Photon Conversion, A.J. Nozik and O.I. Micic
Synthesis and Fabrication of Metal Nanocrystal Superlattices, R.C. Doty, M.B.Sigman, Jr., C.A. Stowell, P.S. Shah, A.E. Saunders, and B.A. Korgel
Optical Spectroscopy of Surface Plasmons in Metal Nanoparticles, S. Link and M. A.El-Sayed
Time-Resolved Spectroscopy of Metal Nanoparticles, G.V. Hartland