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2D and 3D Graphene Nanocomposites
Fundamentals, Design, and Devices

ISBN 9789814800419
Published October 25, 2019 by Jenny Stanford Publishing
272 Pages 90 Color & 72 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

In recent decades, graphene composites have received considerable attention due to their unique structural features and extraordinary properties. 2D and 3D graphene hybrid structures are widely used in memory, microelectronic, and optoelectronic devices; energy- and power-density supercapacitors; light-emitting diodes; and sensors, batteries, and solar cells. This book covers the fundamental properties of the latest graphene-based 2D and 3D composite materials.

The book is a result of the collective work of many highly qualified specialists in the field of experimental and theoretical research on graphene and its derivatives. It describes experimental methods for obtaining and characterizing samples of chemically modified graphene, details conceptual foundations of popular methods for computer modeling of graphene nanostructures, and compiles original computational techniques developed by the chapter authors. It discusses the potential application areas and modifications of graphene-based 2D and 3D composite materials and interprets the interesting physical effects discovered for the first time for graphene materials under consideration. The book is useful for graduate students and researchers as well as specialists in industrial engineering. It will also appeal to those involved in materials science, condensed matter physics, nanotechnology, physical electronics, nano- and optoelectronics.

Table of Contents

Graphene and Graphene Nanomesh-Based Platforms for Sensing, Transparent Electrodes, and Catalysis Templates

A A Maarouf and A Kasry

Essential Properties of Fluorinated Graphene and Graphene Nanoribbons

D K Nguyen et al.

Perspectives of new 2D-films based on covalently bonded graphene and carbon nanotubes for electronic applications

G Zhang and O E Glukhova

Control of the emission properties of pillared graphene

O E Glukhova and D Shmygin

Application of 3D-porous graphene in emission electronics: new atomistic model and numerical estimations

O E Glukhova and M M Slepchenkov

The atomistic structure and electrical conductivity of pillared graphene films

O E Glukhova and D Shmygin

Electro-conductive properties and applications of graphene-DNA nucleotide complex

D Shmygin and O E Glukhova

Structural and electronic properties of a new multi-layer graphene/graphane material

O E Glukhova et al.

New physical effects in graphene/C60 hybrid systems

O E Glukhova et al.

Graphene/carbon nanotube hybrid material as an element base of optical nanodevices

I S Nefedov and O E Glukhova.

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Olga E. Glukhova is head of the Chair of Radio Engineering and Electrodynamics at the Department of Physics, Saratov State University (SGU), Russia. She is also head of the Department of Mathematical Modeling at the Educational Research Institute of Nanostructures and Biosystems of SGU and senior researcher at the Laboratory of Biomedical Nanotechnology, Institute of Bionic Technologies and Engineering, I. M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Russia. She obtained her PhD in physics and mathematics in 1997 and Doctorate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences (the highest scientific degree in Russia, habilitation) in 2009 from SGU. Prof. Glukhova’s research interests include molecular modeling of nanostructures and biosystems, condensed matter physics, materials science, carbon nanostructures (fullerenes, nanotubes, graphene, graphane), nanoelectronics, mechanics of nanostructures, quantum transport, photovoltaics and optoelectronics, biophysics, and structural chemistry.


"This book is a collection of the recent studies on 2D and 3D graphene-based nanocomposites, which encourage the use of carbon-based nanostructures for applications in biological and chemical sensing, photovoltaics, and catalysis. It will satisfy readers looking for a comprehensive introduction to the latest graphene-based technologies. The excellent explanation of the fundamentals and basic concepts of design of devices based on these nanocomposites make it a great starting point for further research and exploration by manufacturers pursuing this new graphene-based technology." - Dr. Viacheslav Sorkin, Institute of High Performance Computing, A*STAR, Singapore