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  • Endohedral Lithium-containing Fullerenesby Yutaka Matsuo; Hiroshi Okada; Hiroshi Ueno

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 116.74

    This book describes the emergent endohedral metallofullerene, lithium-containing fullerene Li@C 60 , with an overview from its history to recent application research. The book covers synthesis, preparation, purification, structure, physical and chemical properties, derivatization, computational theoretical studies, and device application of Li@C 60... more...

  • Vortices and Nanostructured Superconductorsby Adrian Crisan

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 105.07

    This book provides expert coverage of modern and novel aspects of the study of vortex matter, dynamics, and pinning in nanostructured and multi-component superconductors. Vortex matter in superconducting materials is a field of enormous beauty and intellectual challenge, which began with the theoretical prediction of vortices by A. Abrikosov (Nobel... more...

  • Anisotropic and Shape-Selective Nanomaterialsby Simona E. Hunyadi Murph; George K. Larsen; Kaitlin J. Coopersmith

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 198.47

    This book reviews recent advances in the synthesis, characterization, and physico-chemical properties of anisotropic nanomaterials. It highlights various emerging applications of nanomaterials, including sensing and imaging, (bio)medical applications, environmental protection, plasmonics, catalysis, and energy. It provides an excellent and comprehensive... more...

  • Multiphysics in Nanostructuresby Yoshitaka Umeno; Takahiro Shimada; Yusuke Kinoshita; Takayuki Kitamura

    Springer Japan 2017; US$ 116.74

    This is the first book to systematically review and summarize the recent rapid advances and varied results of multiphysics in nanoscale materials including elastic strain engineering. This book comprises topics on remarkable properties of multiphysics in low-dimensional nanoscale components from first-principles density-functional theory (or tight... more...

  • New Pesticides and Soil Sensorsby Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 200.00

    New Pesticides and Soil Sensors , a volume in the Nanotechnology in the Agri-Food Industry series, is a practical resource that demonstrates how nanotechnology is a highly attractive tool that offers new options for the formulation of ‘nanopesticides’. Recent advances in nanopesticide research is reviewed and divided into several themes, including... more...

  • Molecular Architectonicsby Takuji Ogawa

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 349.10

    This book draws on the main themes covered during the International Workshop on Molecular Architectonics which took place in Shiretoko, Japan from August 3 to 6, 2015. The concepts and results explored in this book relate to the term “molecular architectonics” which stands for electronic, optical and information-processing functions being orchestrated... more...

  • Doping of Carbon Nanotubesby Sergey Bulyarskiy; Alexandr Saurov

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 93.39

    This book addresses the control of electronic properties of carbon nanotubes. It presents thermodynamic calculations of the formation of impurities and defects in the interaction of nanotubes with hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen and boron, based on theoretical models of the formation of defects in carbon nanotubes. It is shown that doping and adsorption... more...

  • Graphene Oxide in Environmental Remediation Processby Flavio Pendolino; Nerina Armata

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 50.19

    This book discusses the remediation process using graphene oxide as removal agent from a chemical point of view. State of the art, properties of graphene oxide and its preparation methods are reported in the introduction. Environmental issues and regulations are presented in view of applying graphene oxide dispersion to the purification of aqueous... more...

  • Rapid Cell Magnetisation Using Cationised Magnetoferritinby Sara Correia Carreira

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 101.56

    Bringing together nanoscience with stem cell and bacterial cell biology, this thesis is truly interdisciplinary in scope. It shows that the creation of superparamagnetic nanoparticles inside a protein coat, followed by chemical functionalisation of the protein surface, provides a novel methodology for cell magnetisation using incubation times as short... more...

  • Polymer Science Dictionaryby Mark Alger

    Springer Netherlands 2017; US$ 267.37

    The 3rd edition of this important dictionary offers more than 12,000 entries with expanded encyclopaedic-style definitions making this major reference work invaluable to practitioners, researchers and students working in the area of polymer science and technology. This new edition now includes entries on computer simulation and modeling, surface and... more...