9780071548298

Nano The Essentials

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  • ISBN13:

    9780071548298

  • ISBN10:

    0071548297

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 5/6/2008
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
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Summary

Provides you with everything needed to enter the discipline and prepare for nano-related jobs NanoThe Essentials is a comprehensive engineering introduction to the fundamentals of nanotechnology. Written to be understood by a technically trained non-specialist, it is the ideal text for engineers of any discipline who wish to move into a nano-related field.

Author Biography

T. Pradeep, Ph.D., is a Professor in the Department of Chemistry & Sophisticated Analytical Instrument Facility (SAIF) at the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. He is the author of Advances in Physical Chemistry and co-author of Nanofluids: Science and Technology. Dr. Pradeep also has written over 150 research papers and holds 5 patents.

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Introduction--The Canvas of Nano
Experimental Methods
Investigating and Manipulating Materials in the Nanoscale
Diversity in Nanosystems
Fullerenes
Carbon Nanotubes
Self-assembled Monolayers
Gas Phase Clusters
Semiconductor Quantum Dots
Monolayer-protected Metal Nanoparticles
Core-shell Nanoparticles
Nanoshells
Evolving Interfaces of Nano
Nanobiology
Nanosensors
Nanomedicines
Molecular Nanomachines
Nanotribology
Society and Nano
Societal Implications of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (in Developing Countries)
Appendix
Glossary
Index
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