Oxford Handbook of Nanoscience and Technology: Volume 2: Materials: Structures, Properties and Characterization Techniques by A.V. NarlikarOxford Handbook of Nanoscience and Technology: Volume 2: Materials: Structures, Properties and Characterization Techniques by A.V. Narlikar

Oxford Handbook of Nanoscience and Technology: Volume 2: Materials: Structures, Properties and…

EditorA.V. Narlikar, Yunyi Y. Fu

Hardcover | February 28, 2010

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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.
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...
Title:Oxford Handbook of Nanoscience and Technology: Volume 2: Materials: Structures, Properties and…Format:HardcoverDimensions:856 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.03 inPublished:February 28, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

1. R. Saito, A. Jorio, J. Jiang, K. Sasaki, G. Dresselhaus, and M. S. Dresselhaus: Optical Properties of Carbon Nanotubes and Nano-Graphene2. Philip G. Collins: Defects and Disorder in Carbon Nanotubes3. Atsushi Oshiyama and Susumu Okada: Roles of Shape and Space in Electronic Properties of Carbon Nanomaterials4. Katalin Kamaras and Aron Pekker: Identification and Separation of Metallic and Semiconducting Carbon Nanotubes5. Amanda S. Barnard: Size Dependent Phase Transitions and Phase Reversal at the Nanoscale6. S. J. Pennycook, M. Varela, M. F. Chisholm, A. Y. Borisevich, A. R. Lupini, K. van Benthem, M. P. Oxley, W. Luo, J. M. McBride, S. J. Rosenthal, S. H. Oh, D. L. Sales, S. I. Molina, K. Sohlberg, and S. T. Pantelides: Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy of Nanostructures7. J.D. Taylor, B. Elliott, D. Dickel, G. Keskar, J. Gaillard, M.J. Skove, and A.M. Rao: Harmonic Detection of Resonance Methods for Micro- And Nano-Cantilevers: Theory and Selected Applications8. F. L. Martin and H. M. Pollock: Microspectroscopy as a Tool to Discriminate Nano-Molecular Cellular Alterations in Biomedical Research9. Satoru Shoji, Remo Proietti Zaccaria, and Satoshi Kawata: Holographic Laser Processing for Three-Dimensional Photonic Lattices10. Norihiko Hayazawa and Prabhat Verma: Nano-Analysis of Materials Using Near-Field Raman Spectroscopy11. T. Nishio, Y. Hata, S. Okayasu, J. Suzuki, S. Nakayama, A. Nagata, A. Odawara, K. Chinone, and K. Kadowaki: Scanning Squid Microscope Study of Vortex States and Phases in Superconducting Mesoscopic Dots, Antidots, and Other Structures12. Z.J. Shi and Z.N. Gu: New Phenomena in the Nano-Space of Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes13. M. Tsaousidou: Thermopower of Lowdimensional Structures: the Effect of Electron-Phonon Coupling14. E.McGlynn, M.O. Henry, and J.-P. Mosnier: Zno Wide Bandgap Semiconductor Nanostructures: Growth, Characterization and Applications15. X.-S. Wang, S. S. Kushvaha, X. Chu, H. Zhang, Z. Yan, and W. Xiao: Selective Self-Assembly of Semimetal Straight and Branched Nanorods on Inert Substrates16. Jing Li and Xiao-Ying Huang: Nanostructured Crystals: an Unprecedented Class of Hybrid Semiconductors Exhibiting Structure-Induced Quantum Confinement Effect and Systematically Tunable Properties17. J. F. Bi and K. L. Teo: Nanoscale GE1-XMNxTE Ferromagnetic Semiconductors18. Vicki H. Grassian and Sarah C. Larsen: Synthesis, Characterization and Environmental Applications of Nanocrystalline Zeolites19. Huaxiang Fu: Unusual Properties of Nanoscale Ferroelectrics20. Steen Morup, Cathrine Frandsen, and Mikkel F. Hansen: Magnetic Properties of Nanoparticles21. A. N. Andriotis, R. M. Sheetz, E. Richter, and M. Menon: Structural, Electronic, Magnetic, and Transport Properties of Carbon-Fullerene Based Polymers22. Kleber Roberto Pirota, Marcelo Knobel, Manuel Hernandez-Velez, Kornelius Nielsch, and Manuel Vazquez: Magnetic Nanowires: Fabrication and Characterization23. U.P. Deshpande, T. Shripathi, and A.V. Narlikar: Iron Oxide Nanostructures with Emphasis on Nanowires24. Joshua D. Carter, Chenxiang Lin, Yan Liu, Hao Yan, and Thomas H. LaBean: DNA-Based Self-Assembly of Nanostructures25. M.Adler: Properties and Potential of Protein-DNA Conjugates for Analytic Applications