Oxford Handbook of Nanoscience and Technology: Volume 1: Basic Aspects by A. V. NarlikarOxford Handbook of Nanoscience and Technology: Volume 1: Basic Aspects by A. V. Narlikar

Oxford Handbook of Nanoscience and Technology: Volume 1: Basic Aspects

EditorA. V. Narlikar, Yunyi Y. Fu

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This is an agenda-setting and high-profile book that presents an authoritative and cutting-edge analysis of nanoscience and technology. The Oxford Handbook of Nanoscience and Technology provides a comprehensive and accessible overview of the major achievements in different aspects of thisfield. The Handbook comprises 3 volumes, structured thematically, with 25 chapters each. Volume I presents fundamental issues of basic physics, chemistry, biochemistry, tribology etc. of nanomaterials. Volume II focuses on the progress made with host of nanomaterials including DNA and protein basednanostructures. Volume III highlights engineering and related developments, with a focus on frontal application areas. All chapters are written by noted international experts in the field. The book should be useful for final year undergraduates specializing in the field. It should proveindispensable to graduate students, and serious researchers from academic and industrial sectors working in the field of Nanoscience and Technology from different disciplines including Physics, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Medicine, Materials Science, Metallurgy, Ceramics, InformationTechnology as well as Electrical, Electronic and Computational Engineering.

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Dr A.V. Narlikar took his Ph.D. in superconductivity at Cambridge University. He has worked in the field of superconductivity and nanostructures for more than 45 years. He is a Fellow of the Indian Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Sciences (India) and Indian National Science Academy. He has been awarded the advanced doctoral d...
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Title:Oxford Handbook of Nanoscience and Technology: Volume 1: Basic AspectsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:856 pagesPublished:February 28, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199533040

ISBN - 13:9780199533046

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1. Supriyo Datta: Nanoelectronic Devices: A Unified View2. M.-V. Fernandez-Serra and X. Blase: Electronic and Transport Properties of Doped Silicon Nanowires3. Roksana Golizadeh-Mojarad and Supriyo Datta: NEGF-Based Models for Dephasing in Quantum Transport4. George Kirczenow: Molecular Nanowires and their Properties as Electrical Conductors5. Jan M van Ruitenbeek: Quasi-Ballistic Electron Transport in Atomic Wires6. Takahiro Yamamoto, Kazuyuki Watanabe, and Satoshi Watanabe: Thermal Transport of Small Systems7. Maria Stamenova and Stefano Sanvito: Atomistic Spin Dynamics8. M.O. Blunt, A. Stannard, E. Pauliac-Vaujour, C.P. Martin, Ioan Vancea, Milovan Suvakov, Uwe Thiele, Bosiljka Tadic, and P. Moriarty: Patterns and Pathways in Nanoparticle Self-Organisation9. Arie van Houselt and Harold J.W. Zandvliet: Self-Organizing Atom Chains10. Nian Lin and Sebastian Stepanow: Design Low Dimension Nanostructures at Surfaces by Supramolecular Chemistry11. E. Bertel and A. Menzel: Nanostructured Surfaces: Dimensionally Constrained Electrons and Correlation12. Adolf Winkler: Reaction Studies on Nanostructured Surfaces13. S.K.Biswas: Nanotribology14. S.Y. Zhou and A. Lanzara: The Electronic Structure of Epitaxial Graphene - A View from Angle-Resolved Photoemission Spectroscopy15. Jinlong Yang and Qunxiang Li: Theoretical Simulations of Scanning Tunneling Microscope Images and Spectra of Nanostructures16. R. Graupner and F. Hauke: Functionalization of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes: Chemistry and Characterization17. Mauro Boero and Masaru Tateno: Quantum Theoretical Aproaches to Proteins and Nucleic Acids18. J. D. Burton and E. Y. Tsymbal: Magnetoresistive Phenomena in Nanoscale Magnetic Contacts19. A. Kanda, Y. Ootuka, K. Kadowaki, and F.M. Peeters: Novel Superconducting States in Nanoscale Superconductors20. E. Ozbay, G. Ozkan, and K. Aydin: Left Handed Metamaterials - A Review21. Sergei Sergeenkov: 2D Arrays of Josephson Nanocontacts and Nanogranular Superconductors22. Dvira Segal, Petr Kral, and Moshe Shapiro: Theory, Experiment and Applications of Tubular Image States23. K. S. Thygesen and A. Rubio: Correlated Electron Transport in Molecular Junctions24. Branislav K. Nikolic, Liviu P. Zarbo, and Satofumi Souma: Spin Currents in Semiconductor Nanostructures: A Nonequilibrium Green Function Approach25. Sven Stafstrom and Mikael Unge: Disorder Induced Electron Localization in Molecular Based Materials