1st Edition

21st Century Nanoscience - A Handbook Advanced Analytic Methods and Instrumentation (Volume 3)

Edited By Klaus D. Sattler Copyright 2020
    452 Pages 377 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    452 Pages 377 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    This up-to-date reference is the most comprehensive summary of the field of nanoscience and its applications. It begins with fundamental properties at the nanoscale and then goes well beyond into the practical aspects of the design, synthesis, and use of nanomaterials in various industries. It emphasizes the vast strides made in the field over the past decade – the chapters focus on new, promising directions as well as emerging theoretical and experimental methods. The contents incorporate experimental data and graphs where appropriate, as well as supporting tables and figures with a tutorial approach.

    High-Temperature Scanning Probe Microscopy - Fang

    Low Temperature Investigation of Magnetic Molecules by Scanning Probe Microscopies- Mannini

    Ultrafast Optical Pump-Probe Scanning Probe Microscopy/Spectroscopy- Shigekawa

    Triggering Chemical Reactions by Scanning Tunneling Microscopy- Elemans

    The Circular Mode AFM: A New Experimental Approach for Investigating Nanotribology - Noel & Mazeran

    Chemical Imaging with Fluorescent Nanosensors -Kruss

    Nanometer-Scale and Low-Density Imaging with Extreme Ultraviolet  and Soft X-Ray Radiation -Wachulak

    X-Ray Imaging of Single Nanoparticles and Nanostructures -Rolles

    Helium Ion Microscopy -Belianinov

    Nanofiber Characterization by Raman Scanning Microscopy -Khmaladze

    Quantification of Nanostructure Orientation via Image Processing -Abukhdeir

    Chemometrics and Super-Resolution at the Service of Nanoscience: Aerosols Characterization in Hyperspectral Raman Imaging - Offroy

    Atomic Force Microscope Nanoscale Mechanical Mapping -Liu

    Electron Holography for Mapping Electric Fields and Charge - Martha R. McCartney and David J. Smith

    Terahertz Spectroscopy for Nanomaterial Characterization -Xu

    TXRF Spectrometry in Conditions of Planar X-Ray Waveguide-Resonator Application -Egorov

    Nanoscale XPEEM Spectromicroscopy - Vaz

    Integrating Cavities and Ring-Down Spectroscopy -Fry

    Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry for Nanomaterial Analysis -Laborda

    Determination of Nanomaterial Electronic Structure via Variable-Temperature Variable-Field Magnetic Circular Photoluminescence (VTVH-MCPL) Spectroscopy -Knappenberger

    Photoluminescence Spectroscopy of Single Semiconductor Quantum Dots - Kusova

    Scanning Electrochemical Microscopy and its Potential in Nanomaterial Characterization - Kranz

    Nanostructured Materials Obtained by Electrochemical Methods: From Fabrication to Application in Sensing, Energy Conversion and Storage - Inguanta

    New Trends in Nanoscale Electrodes and Electrochemistry: The Role of Dimensionality - Bandaru


    Klaus D. Sattler pursued his undergraduate and master’s courses at the University of Karlsruhe in Germany. He received his PhD under the guidance of Professors G. Busch and H.C. Siegmann at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich. He was at the University of California, Berkeley, for three years as a Heisenberg fellow, where he initiated the first studies of atomic clusters on surfaces with a scanning tunneling microscope. Dr. Sattler accepted a position as professor of physics at the University of Hawaii, Honolulu, in 1988. In 1994, his group produced the first carbon nanocones. His current work focuses on novel nanomaterials and solar photocatalysis with nanoparticles for the purification of water. He is the editor of the sister references, Carbon Nanomaterials Sourcebook (2016) and Silicon Nanomaterials Sourcebook (2017), as well as Fundamentals of Picoscience (2014). Among his many other accomplishments, Dr. Sattler was awarded the prestigious Walter Schottky Prize from the German Physical Society in 1983. At the University of Hawaii, he teaches courses in general physics, solid state physics, and quantum mechanics.