1st Edition

Nanoporous Materials
Synthesis and Applications

Edited By

Qiang Xu




ISBN 9781439892053
Published January 4, 2013 by CRC Press
384 Pages 227 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

In the past two decades, the field of nanoporous materials has undergone significant developments. As these materials possess high specific surface areas, well-defined pore sizes, and functional sites, they show a great diversity of applications such as molecular adsorption/storage and separation, sensing, catalysis, energy storage and conversion, drug delivery, and more. Nanoporous Materials: Synthesis and Applications surveys the key developments in the synthesis of nanoporous materials in a broad range from soft porous materials—such as porous organic and metal-organic frameworks—to hard porous materials, such as porous metals and metal oxides, and the significant advances in their applications to date.

Topics Include:

  • Synthetic approaches, characterization techniques, and applications of a variety of meso- and microporous polymers and organic frameworks
  • Advances in the synthetic control of structures along with the function exploration of this new class of organic porous materials
  • Synthesis and applications of nanoporous metal-organic frameworks, mesoporous silica, and nanoporous glass
  • Synthesis of mesoporous carbons by a soft- and hard-templating method and their applications for supercapacitors and membrane separations
  • Fabrication of nanoporous semiconductor materials
  • Structural modification and functional improvement of layered zeolites
  • Germanates and related materials with open-frameworks

 

Table of Contents

Nanoporous Polymers
Jens Weber and Arne Thomas
Design, Synthesis, and Functions of Conjugated Microporous Polymers
Yanhong Xu, Shangbin Jin, and Donglin Jiang
Nanoporous Metal–Organic Frameworks
Hai-Long Jiang and Qiang Xu
Ordered Mesoporous Carbons Prepared by a Soft-Templating Method
Norikazu Nishiyama and Shunsuke Tanaka
Dealloyed Nanoporous Metals
Luyang Chen, Xingyou Lang, and Mingwei Chen
Synthesis of Mesoporous Metal Oxides and Metals and Their Applications
Hongjing Wang, Xiangfen Jiang, and Yusuke Yamauchi
Preparation of Nanoporous Semiconductor-Based Materials for Photocatalytic Applications
Xingdong Wang, Maryline Chee Kimling, and Rachel Anne Caruso
Layered Zeolites: Structure Modification and Application
Peng Wu, Hao Xu, and Kun Zhang
Applications of Pore Voids of Mesoporous Silica to Acid Catalysts and Controlled Release
Masahiro Fujiwara
Nanopore Glass
Tetsuo Yazawa
Open-Framework Germanates and Related Materials
Andrew Ken Inge and Xiaodong Zou

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