Nanoscale Liquid Interfaces: Wetting, Patterning and Force Microscopy at the Molecular Scale, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Nanoscale Liquid Interfaces

Wetting, Patterning and Force Microscopy at the Molecular Scale, 1st Edition

Edited by Thierry Ondarçuhu, Jean-Pierre Aimé

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780 pages | 33 Color Illus. | 251 B/W Illus.

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This book addresses the recent developments in the investigation and manipulation of liquids at the nanoscale. This new field has shown important breakthroughs on the basic understanding of physical mechanisms involving liquid interfaces, which led to applications in nanopatterning. It has also consequences in force microscopy imaging in liquid environment. The book proposes is a timely review of these various aspects. It is co-authored by 25 among the most prominent scientists in the field.

Table of Contents

Interfaces and Nanowetting

Liquid structuration at solid–liquid interface: S. Jarvis

Wetting, roughness and hydrodynamic slip: O. Vinogradova

Wetting phenomena at nanometer scale: S. Dietrich, M. Rauscher M. Napiorkowski

Droplets morphology at nanometer scale: A. Checco

Nanomeniscus mechanical properties: JP Aimé, R. BoisgardT. Ondarçuhu

Liquid films in total wetting and liquid crystals: AM Cazabat

Stability of thin liquid films: G. Reiter

Surface nanobubbles: D. Lohse

Wetting in/of nanotubes and channels: D. Mattia

Nanofluidics: N. Tas

Applications in Nanopatterning

Manipulation of liquid nanodrops: T. Ondarçuhu, E. Dujardin

Capillary assembly of nanoparticles: L. Malaquin

Unconventional wet lithography: F. Biscarini

Meniscus alignment of DNA and carbon nanotubes: C. Khripin, M. Zheng, A. Jagota

Nanostructuration through nanomeniscus electrochemistry: R. Garcia.

AFM in liquids, molecular resolution on complex biosystems

Theory: AFM dynamic in liquid

Cantilever oscillating properties in liquid. J.E. Sader

Cantilever oscillating properties at proximity of a surface; Hydrodynamic interaction R. Boisgard, JP Aimé

High harmonic imaging: R. Garcia

Imaging physical properties of complex systems: A. Raman

Experiences: High resolution, proteins structures and membranes

AFM Molecular resolution on native membrane: S. Scheuring

AFM Molecular resolution on self assembled and biological system: T. Fukuma

High Speed AFM: T. Ando

Evanescent waves: particulates absorbates: D. Johannsmann

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Physics
SCIENCE / Solid State Physics