292 pages | 162 B/W Illus.
Nanomaterials are being incorporated into products all around us, having an incredible impact on durability, strength, functionality, and other material properties. There are a vast number of nanomaterials presently available, and new formulations and chemistries are being announced daily.
Nanomaterials: A Guide to Fabrication and Applications provides product developers, researchers, and materials scientists with a handy resource for understanding the range of options and materials currently available. Covering a variety of nanomaterials and their applications, this practical reference:
Featuring contributions from experts around the globe, Nanomaterials: A Guide to Fabrication and Applications serves as a springboard for the discovery of new applications of nanomaterials.
"This book would be useful to those working in the development of nanomaterials, with a specific interest in one or more of the applications described, or for learning about nanomaterial properties in the subject areas presented."
— IEEE Electrical Insulation, January/February 2017
Top Down Meets Bottom Up for Nanoscale CMOS and MEMS
Arindam Kushagra, Sampath Satti, and V. Ramgopal Rao
Synthesis and Assembly of Inorganic and Inorganic–Organic Hybrid Nanomaterials by Microreactor-Assisted Chemical Processes
Ki-Joong Kim, Chang-Ho Choi, Seung-Yeol Han, and Chih-Hung Chang
Studying Biologically Templated Materials with Atomic Force Microscopy
Andrew J. Lee and Christoph Walti
Environmental Fate and Effects of Nanomaterials in Aquatic Freshwater Environments
Arno C. Gutleb, Sébastien Cambier, Teresa Fernandes, Anastasia Georgantzopoulou, Thomas A.J. Kuhlbusch, Iseult Lynch, Ailbhe Macken, Kahina Mehennaoui, Ruth Moeller, Carmen Nickel, W. Peijnenburg, and Tomasso Serchi
Magnetron-Sputtered Hard Nanostructured TiAlN Coatings: Strategic Approach toward Potential Improvement
Vishal Khetan, Nathalie Valle, Marie Paule Delplancke, and Patrick Choquet
Functional Nanoceramics: Brief Review on Structure Property Evolutions of Advanced Functional Ceramics Processed using Microwave and Conventional Techniques
Santiranjan Shannigrahi and Mohit Sharma
Design of Magnetic Semiconductors in Silicon
Michael Shaughnessy, Liam Damewood, and Ching-Yao Fong
Solution-Based Fabrication of Carbon Nanotube Thin-Film Logic Gate
Yan Duan, Jason Juhala, and Wei Xue
On the Possibility of Observing Tunable Laser-Induced Band Gaps in Graphene
Hernán L. Calvo, Horacio M. Pastawski, Stephan Roche, and Luis E.F. Foa Torres
Applications of Nanocarbons for High-Efficiency Optical Absorbers and High-Performance Nanoelectromechanical Systems
Anupama B. Kaul, Jaesung Lee, and Philip X.-L. Feng
Carbon Nanostructures from Biomass Waste for Supercapacitor Applications
Ankit Tyagi and Raju Kumar Gupta