Protected Metal Clusters: From Fundamentals To Applications by Tatsuya TsukudaProtected Metal Clusters: From Fundamentals To Applications by Tatsuya Tsukuda

Protected Metal Clusters: From Fundamentals To Applications

byTatsuya TsukudaEditorHannu Häkkinen

Hardcover | September 7, 2015

Pricing and Purchase Info

$248.07 online 
$269.50 list price save 7%
Earn 1,240 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store

Quantity:

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

Protected Metal Clusters: From Fundamentals to Applicationssurveys the fundamental concepts and potential applications of atomically precise metal clusters protected by organic ligands.

As this class of materials is now emerging as a result of breakthroughs in synthesis and characterization that have taken place over the last few years, the book provides the first reference with a focus on these exciting novel nanomaterials, explaining their formation, and how, and why, they play an important role in the future of molecular electronics, catalysis, sensing, biological imaging, and medical diagnosis and therapy.



  • Surveys the fundamental concepts and potential applications of atomically precise metal clusters protected by organic ligands.
  • Provides well-organized, tutorial style chapters that are ideal for teaching and self-study
  • In-depth descriptions by top scientists in the field
  • Presents the state-of-the art of protected metal clusters and their future prospects
Title:Protected Metal Clusters: From Fundamentals To ApplicationsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:372 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:September 7, 2015Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0081000863

ISBN - 13:9780081000861

Look for similar items by category:

Reviews

Table of Contents

1. Introduction,Tatsuya Tsukuda and Hannu Häkkinen2. Controlled Synthesis: Size Control,Shinjiro Takano and Tatsuya Tsukuda3. Controlled Synthesis: Composition and Interface Control,Yuichi Negishi4. Structural Engineering of Heterometallic Nanoclusters,Yu Wang, Huayan Yang and Nanfeng Zheng5. Structure Determination by Single-Crystal X-Ray Crystallography,Christopher Ackerson6. Atomic-scale Structure Analysis by Advanced Transmission Electron Microscopy,Richard Palmer and Zhiwei Wang7. Structure Prediction by Density Functional Theory Calculations,Qing Tang and De-en Jiang8. Electronic Structure: Development of the Superatom Concept,Hannu Häkkinen9. Optical Properties and Chirality,Christine Aikens10. Catalytic Properties,Yuxiang Chen and Rongchao Jin11. Functionalization and Application,Nirmal Goswami, Jingguo Li and Jianping Xie