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Engineering | Textbook of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

Textbook of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

Murty, B.S., Shankar, P., Raj, B., Rath, B.B., Murday, J.

Co-publication with Universities Press (India) Pvt. Ltd.

2013, XII, 244 p. 129 illus., 13 illus. in color.

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  • Covers fundamental aspects of nanoscience and technology┬á
  • Provides a smooth introduction to the field for beginners
  • Highlights exciting developments, challenges and opportunities Cites current data and research in this field
This book is meant to serve as a textbook for beginners in the field of nanoscience and nanotechnology. It can also be used as additional reading in this multifaceted area. It covers the entire spectrum of nanoscience and technology: introduction, terminology, historical perspectives of this domain of science, unique and widely differing properties, advances in the various synthesis, consolidation and characterization techniques, applications of nanoscience and technology and emerging materials and technologies.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » Carbon Nanotubes - Grain Boundary - MEMS - Nanocomposites - Nanofibres - Nanolithography - Nanomaterials - Nanoscience - Nanosensors - Nanotoxicology - Nanowires - Quantum Dots

Related subjects » Condensed Matter Physics - Engineering - Nanotechnology

Table of contents 

The Big World of Nanomaterials.- Unique properties of nanomaterials.- Synthesis Routes.- Application of Nanomaterials.- Tools to Characterise Nanomaterials.- Nanostructured materials of high application potential.- Concerns and challenges in nanotechnology.

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