Nanocrystalline Materials, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0124078982
  • ISBN-13: 9780124078987
  • DDC: 620.115
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 418 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This second edition of Nanocrystalline Materials provides updated information on the development and experimental work on the synthesis, properties, and applications of nanocrystalline materials. Nanocrystalline materials with new functionalities show great promise for use in industrial applications — such as reinforcing fillers in novel polymer composites — and substantial progress has been made in the past decade in their synthesis and processing.  This book focuses primarily on 1D semiconducting oxides and carbon nanotubes, 2D graphene sheets and 0D nanoparticles (metals and inorganic semiconductors). These materials are synthesized under different compositions, shapes and structures, exhibiting different chemical, physical and mechanical properties from their bulk counterparts.  This second edition presents new topics relevant to the fast-paced development of nanoscience and nanotechnology, including the synthesis and application of nanomaterials for drug delivery, energy, printed flash memory, and luminescent materials.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Contributors.
1: Preparation, Structure, and Application of Carbon Nanotubes/Bamboo Charcoal Composite.
2: Hierarchically Nanostructured One-Dimensional Metal Oxide Arrays for Solar Cells.
3: One-Dimensional Nanomaterials for Energy Applications.
4: Lanthanide-Doped Nanoparticles: Synthesis, Property, and Application.
5: Self-Assembled Monolayer Covalently Fixed on Oxide-Free Silicon.
6: Nanocomposite Dielectric Materials for Organic Flexible Electronics.
7: Nanomaterials for Drug Delivery.
8: Processing and Deformation Characteristics of Metals Reinforced with Ceramic Nanoparticles.
9: Polymer Nanocomposites with High Permittivity.
10: Synthesis and Structural–Mechanical Property Characteristics of Graphene–Polymer Nanocomposites.
11: Zener Tunneling in Polymer Nanocomposites with Carbonaceous Fillers.