Nanoparticles in Solids and Solutions by Janos H. FendlerNanoparticles in Solids and Solutions by Janos H. Fendler

Nanoparticles in Solids and Solutions

EditorJanos H. Fendler, Imre Dékány

Paperback | December 9, 2010

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Research into nanoparticles is motivated by the demand for advanced materials having superior mechanical, thermal, electrical, optical, electro-optical, magnetic and electromagnetic properties. The present volume represents an integration of solid-state physical and `wet' chemical techniques for nanoparticle synthesis. Topics covered include: biological, physical and chemical approaches to nanoparticle preparation; theories and modelling of nucleation, cluster growth, particle growth in solid and liquid states and at interfaces, characterization of particles prepared by different methods, applications as catalysts and in devices (sensors, electrical/optical and information storage), and future research directions. Audience: Students and researchers in biology, physics and chemistry interested in advanced materials synthesis and characterization.
Title:Nanoparticles in Solids and SolutionsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:594 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.07 inPublished:December 9, 2010Publisher:Springer NetherlandsLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Preface. Glossary of Acronyms. Membrane Mimetic Approaches to Nanoparticle Preparation - General Introduction; J.H. Fendler. Epitaxial Growth of Nanoparticles - Mechanistic Comparisons of Physical and Chemical Processes; G. Vidali. Physical Characterizations of Nanoparticle Interfaces; U. Kreibig, et al. Nanocrystals at the Air/Liquid Interface as Transients in Crystallization; M. Lahav, L. Leiserowitz. Crystalline Colloidal Array Optical Switching Devices; S. Asher, G. Pan. Nanoparticles in Microemulsions: A General Approach; J.B. Nagy, et al. Nanoparticles in Polymers and Polymeric Dendrimers; I. Cabasso, Y. Yuan. Discussion I. Polarography and Voltammetry of Ultrasmall Colloids; M. Heyrovský, J. Jirkovský. The Role of Semiconductors/Substrate Mismatch in the Formation of Electrodeposited Quantum Dots; G. Hodes, et al. Mechanical, Electrical and Photoelectrical Energy Interconversion in Nanomembranes; A. Petrov. M. Spassova, J.H. Fendler. Discussion II. Preparation and Properties of Well Defined Dispersions of Inorganic Fine Particles; E. Matijevic, Y.-S. Her. Particle Aggregation: Modeling and Measurement; J. Gregory. Smart Colloidal Systems; B. Vincent. Stabilization of Colloidal Particles by Homopolymers and Block Copolymers; G.J. Fleer. Discussion III. Preparation of Nanoparticles in the Interfacial Layer of Binary Liquids on Solid Support; I. Dékány. Ferrofluid of Cobalt Ferrite Differing by Their Particle Sizes; M.-P. Pileni. Chemical Approaches to Quantized Nanostructures; H. Weller. Discussion V. Nanolayers of Liquids; N.V. Churaev. Nanostructures and Nanoparticles in Thin Organic Films. X-ray, Neutron and Electron Diffraction Studies; L. Feigin. Adsorption Induced Structural Changes of Supported Rhodium Nanoparticles; F. Solymosi. Multiple Nanocontacts; D. Meissner. Discussion V. The Photophysics of Mn2+ on ZNS Nanoclusters; K. Sooklal, et al. A New Solution Phase Synthesis for Silicon Nanoclusters; R. Bley, S.M. Kauzlarich. Diffraction of Visible Light from Colloidal Crystals of Silica in Polymer Composites; J. Jethmalani, W.T. Ford. Raman and Photoluminescence Spectra of Diamond Particles with 1-5 nm Diameter; E.D. Obraztsova, et al. On the Role of Nanoparticle Sizes in Monoelectron Conductivity; S. Carrara, et al. Preparation of Colloidal Nanocrystals of AgX and AG2Se from Microemulsion; P. Monnoyer, et al. Structural Characterization of Sol-Gel Dip-Coating CEO2 and CEO2/SNO2 Films; Z. Crnjak Orel, et al. Inorganic Semiconductor Nanoparticles and Organic Semiconductor Nanowires in Clay-Minerals: Electrochemical and Fiber Optic Survey; P. Joo, et al. Formation of Nanosize Particles in an RF Thermal Plasma Torch; J. Szépvölgyi, et al. Preparation and Characterization of FeS and Fe2O3 Nanoparticles on Silica and Silicate Supports; I. Dékány, et al. Single Nanosized Au Particle-Enhanced Fluorescence of J-Aggregates Probed by Near Field Scanning Optical Microscopy; Y. Tian, et al. Concluding Discussions; J.H. Fendler, I. Dékány. Subject Index.