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Understanding nanomaterials / by Malkiat S. Johal, Robert J. Rawle.

Malkiat S Johal

[Place of publication not identified] : CRC Press, 2012.

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  • Title:
    Understanding nanomaterials / by Malkiat S. Johal, Robert J. Rawle.
  • Author: Malkiat S Johal
  • Contributor: Robert J Rawle
  • Subjects: Nanostructured materials;
    Dewey: 620.5
  • Rights: Terms governing use: Copyright.
    Access restrictions: NON_PRINT_LEGAL_DEPOSIT
  • Publication Details: [Place of publication not identified] : CRC Press, 2012.
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents:

    A Brief Introduction to Nanoscience
    The Need for Nanoscience Education
    The Nanoscale Dimension and the Scope of Nanoscience
    Self-Assembly
    Supramolecular Science
    Sources of Information on Nanoscience

    Intermolecular Interactions and Self- Assembly
    Chapter Overview
    Intermolecular Forces and Self- Assembly
    Electrostatic Forces between Surfaces: The Electrical Double Layer
    Intermolecular Forces and Aggregation
    Simple Models Describing Electronic Structure
    References and Recommended Reading
    End of Chapter Questions

    Rudiments of Surface Nanoscience

    Chapter Overview
    Fundamentals of Surface Science
    Adsorption Phenomena: Self-Assembled Monolayers
    Surface Chemistry
    References and Recommended Reading
    End of Chapter Questions

    Characterization at the Nanoscale
    Chapter Overview
    Surface Tensiometry: The Surface Tensiometer
    Quartz Crystal Microbalance
    Ellipsometry
    Surface Plasmon Resonance
    Dual Polarization Interferometry
    Spectroscopic Methods
    Nonlinear Spectroscopic Methods
    X-Ray Spectroscopy
    Imaging Nanostructures
    Light Scattering Methods
    References and Recommended Reading
    End of Chapter Questions

    Types and Uses of Some Nanomaterials

    Chapter Overview
    Supramolecular Machines
    Nanowires
    Carbon Nanotubes
    Quantum Dots
    Langmuir-Blodgett Films
    Polyelectrolytes .
    Model Phospholipid Bilayer Formation and Characterization
    Self-Assembled Monolayers
    Patterning
    DNA and Lipid Microarrays
    Cited References
    References and Recommended Reading
    End of Chapter Questions

    Appendix

    Glossary

    Index


  • Identifier: ISBN 9781439891124 (PDF); ISBN 1439891125 (PDF); BNB GBB839384; System number: 018390107
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (328 pages : 141 illustrations).
  • Shelfmark(s): General Reference Collection DRT ELD.DS.147743
  • UIN: BLL01018390107

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