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Electroanalytical Chemistry: A Series of Advances, Volume 27

Allen J. Bard, Cynthia G. Zoski
April 24, 2017

This volume is part of a continuing series that provides authoritative reviews on recent developments and applications of well-established techniques in the field of electroanalytical chemistry. Each volume provides the necessary background and starting point for graduate students undertaking...

Finn's Thermal Physics, Third Edition

Andrew Rex
April 07, 2017

This fully updated and expanded new edition continues to provide the most readable, concise, and easy-to-follow introduction to thermal physics. While maintaining the style of the original work, the book now covers statistical mechanics and incorporates worked examples systematically throughout the...

Plasma Discharge in Liquid: Water Treatment and Applications

Yong Yang, Young I. Cho, Alexander Fridman
March 31, 2017

Plasma methods that effectively combine ultraviolet radiation, active chemicals, and high electric fields offer an alternative to conventional water treatment methods. However, knowledge of the electric breakdown of liquids has not kept pace with this increasing interest, mostly due to the...

NMR of Liquid Crystal Dendrimers

Carlos Rodrigues da Cruz, João L. Figueirinhas, Pedro J. Sebastião
December 05, 2016

Dendrimers are hyperbranched molecules with well-defined nanometer-scale dimensions. Important technological applications of these systems, both in biomedicine and materials science, have been recently proposed. Liquid crystal dendrimers are fascinating materials that combine the characteristics of...

Applications of Supramolecular Chemistry

Hans-Jörg Schneider
November 22, 2016

Applications of Supramolecular Chemistry introduces the use of non-covalent interactions and molecular recognition for many fields. Applications include the analysis of technically, medically, and environmentally important chemical compounds, their separation, purification and removal, and the...

Classical Thermodynamics of Fluid Systems: Principles and Applications

Juan H. Vera, Grazyna Wilczek-Vera
November 18, 2016

This text explores the connections between different thermodynamic subjects related to fluid systems. Emphasis is placed on the clarification of concepts by returning to the conceptual foundation of thermodynamics and special effort is directed to the use of a simple nomenclature and algebra. The...

Many-Body Methods for Atoms and Molecules

Rajat Kumar Chaudhuri, Sudip Kumar Chattopadhyay
October 26, 2016

Brings Readers from the Threshold to the Frontier of Modern Research Many-Body Methods for Atoms and Molecules addresses two major classes of theories of electron correlation: the many-body perturbation theory and coupled cluster methods. It discusses the issues related to the formal development...

Tailoring of Nanocomposite Dielectrics: From Fundamentals to Devices and Applications

Toshikatsu Tanaka, Alun S. Vaughan
October 06, 2016

This book illustrates interfacial properties, preparation, characterization, devices, and applications from the standpoint of nano-interfacial tailoring. Since the primary focus of the book is on the use of nanocomposite dielectrics in electrical applications, chapters are devoted to directly...

Pathways to Modern Physical Chemistry: An Engineering Approach with Multidisciplinary Applications

Rainer Wolf, Gennady E. Zaikov, A. K. Haghi
October 03, 2016

Pathways to Modern Physical Chemistry: An Engineering Approach with Multidisciplinary Applications focuses on recent trends and takes a systematic and practical look at theoretical aspects of materials chemistry. The book describes the characterization and analysis methods for materials and...

Plasmonic Resonators: Fundamentals, Advances, and Applications

Masanobu Iwanaga
September 09, 2016

Plasmonic resonators, composed of metallic micro- and nanostructures, belong to the category of excited-state physics on resonances from gigahertz to petahertz. Dynamical physics is in contrast to ground-state physics, which includes thermal states, and is connected to diverse applications to...

Quantum Nanochemistry - Five Volume Set

Mihai V. Putz
May 13, 2016

This new 5-volume set presents in a balanced yet progressive manner the fundamental and advanced concepts, principles, and models of quanta, atoms, molecules, solids, and crystal and chemical-biological interaction in cells. It also addresses the first and novel combinations and applications in...

Chemical Analysis: Modern Materials Evaluation and Testing Methods

Ana C. F. Ribeiro, Cecilia I. A. V. Santos, Gennady E. Zaikov
April 19, 2016

This new volume presents leading-edge research in the rapidly changing and evolving field of chemical materials characterization and modification. The topics in the book reflect the diversity of research advances in physical chemistry and electrochemistry, focusing on the preparation,...