By Chee Huei Lee, Vijaya K. Kayastha (auth.), Yoke Khin Yap (eds.)
Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) and Boron nitride nanotubes (BNNTs) are a part of the so-called B-C-N fabric method, together with novel nanostructures of carbon (C), doped-carbon, boron (B), boron nitride (BN), carbon nitride (CNx), boron-carbon nitride (BxCyNz), and boron carbide (BxCy). BNNTs and CNTs are structurally comparable and proportion impressive mechanical homes, yet they range in chemical, organic, optical, and electric homes. for that reason, hybrid nanotubes developed of B, C, N parts are anticipated to shape a brand new type of nanotubes with tunable homes among these of CNTs and BNNTs. furthermore, those B-C-N nanostructures will additional improve and supplement the purposes of CNTs and BNNTs. With contributions from major specialists, B-C-N Nanotubes and similar Nanostructures is the 1st e-book to hide all theoretical and experimental points of this rising fabric procedure, and meets the necessity for a accomplished precis of the large advances in examine on B-C-N fabrics in recent times.
By Joseph Wang
Nanomachines characterize the most attention-grabbing themes in of nanotechnology. those tiny units supply diversified possibilities in the direction of a variety of very important functions, starting from certain supply of drug payloads to environmental remediation. This e-book addresses comprehensively the most recent advancements and discoveries within the box of nano- and microscale machines. It covers the evolution of nanomachines in most cases from a old viewpoint, the basic demanding situations for movement on the nanoscale, diversified different types of organic and artificial nano/microscale cars in response to various propulsion mechanisms, methods for controlling the circulation directionality and controlled velocity, through exact of significant parts for which nanomachines has the capability to make a transformational impression. It ends with a futuristic examine nano/microscale machines and into their influence at the society. Key positive factors: * the single nanomachine introductory textbook presently to be had. * Written with university graduate point in brain to attract a large interdisciplinary viewers. * Covers the basic demanding situations for nanoscale movement. * Covers the newest advances within the layout and operaton of quite a lot of small-scale machines. * Covers different biomedical, environmental and technological purposes of nanomachines. * Written in evaluation structure with brought up articles to hide most modern learn and advancements.
By Marcello Chiaberge (Ed)
By Mieczyslaw Jurczyk
This e-book describes new biomaterials in keeping with nanostructural chemically bonded bioceramics. they're ordinary as normal building fabrics, yet have additionally stumbled on new purposes as biomaterials. those biomaterials are produced in situ and in vivo generally utilizing hydration reactions, that are reactions among phosphates, silicates, or aluminates and water. The textual content treats basic and particular houses of those fabrics intimately and likewise describes the capability software region for those new materials.
By A. Sayari and M. Jaroniec (Eds.)
Nanoporous fabrics III includes the invited lectures and peer-reviewed oral and poster contributions to be provided on the third convention on Nanoporous fabrics, to be able to be hosted in Ottawa, Canada, June 2002. The paintings covers complementary ways to and up to date advances within the box of nanostructured fabrics with pore sizes higher than 1nm, reminiscent of periodic mesoporous molecular sieves M41S and FSM16 and comparable fabrics together with clays, carbon molecular sieves, colloidal crystal templated natural and inorganic fabrics, porous polymers and sol gels. The wide diversity of issues lined in terms of the synthesis and characterization of ordered mesoporous fabrics are of significant significance for complex adsorption, catalytic and separation strategies in addition to the improvement of nanotechnology.
The contents of this name are in response to themes to be mentioned through invited teachers, which take care of periodic mesoporous organosilicas, balance and catalytic job of aluminosilicate mesostructures, electron microscopy reviews of ordered fabrics, imprinted polymers and hugely porous metal-organic frameworks. the opposite contributions take care of tailoring the outside and structural homes of nanoporous fabrics, giving an in depth characterization in addition to demonstrating their usefulness for complex adsorption and catalytic functions.
By Joseph Koo
Comprehend the rules, functions, and barriers of a state-of-the-art material
Based at the author's 26 years of expertise within the box of Nanotechnology, this reference bargains researchers and fabrics scientists an entire connection with the actual innovations, concepts, purposes and rules underlying the most researched fabrics. retains you abreast of the newest developments, advancements, and advertisement functions
By Alain Nouailhat
This publication remembers the fundamentals required for an realizing of the nanoworld (quantum physics, molecular biology, micro and nanoelectronics) and provides examples of purposes in a variety of fields: fabrics, power, units, info administration and existence sciences. it really is truly proven how the nanoworld is on the crossing element of data and innovation. Written through knowledgeable who spent a wide a part of his expert existence within the box, the name additionally supplies a common perception into the evolution of nanosciences and nanotechnologies. The reader is therefore supplied with an advent to this complicated region with assorted “tracks” for additional own comprehension and mirrored image. This guided and illustrated journey additionally finds the significance of the nanoworld in way of life.
By Jaime SANCHEZ, Hector GUERRERO (Coordinador), Susana MARTIN et al
By Andriy M. Gusak
Written by means of a superb staff of utilized theoreticians with complete services and a large spectrum of overseas contacts headed by means of Prof. A. M. Gusak, this monograph coherently offers the ways and effects hitherto merely on hand in quite a few magazine papers. a must have for all these concerned with the general public or company technological know-how of nano platforms, skinny motion pictures and electric engineering.
By Sergey Edward Lyshevski, Karol Putyera, Cristian I. Contescu
With its unique ebook, the Dekker Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology instantly grew to become the reference opposed to which all different nano references are measured. Noting that the encyclopedia used to be being assembled via prime specialists at an early level within the field’s improvement, Sir Harry Kroto, 1996 Nobel Prize winner in Chemistry, rightfully estimated that the encyclopedia may collect key advances in a “coherently prepared framework.” carrying on with to hide the sphere as no different source, the six-volume moment version crosses disciplines to check basic nano ideas, theories, and methodologies, in addition to the most recent details on nano-relevant homes. It additionally covers advances in nanoscale engineering, newly constructed simulation instruments, and rising computational methods.
between different accolades, this million-dollar bestseller has long past directly to win a very good educational ebook Award from CHOICE magazine.
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