Posts in category: Nanotechnology
By Jeremy Ramsden
This e-book offers an outline of the quickly turning out to be and constructing box of nanotechnology, targeting key necessities, and dependent round a powerful anatomy of the topic. The newcomer to nanotechnology, who may have a powerful heritage in a single of the normal disciplines resembling physics, mechanical or electric engineering, chemistry or biology, or who could have been operating in microelectromechanical platforms (MEMS) know-how, is faced with a bewildering diversity of data. This booklet brings jointly the principles, concept and perform of nanotechnology, giving a extensive but authoritative advent to the probabilities and obstacles of this intriguing field.
* Succinct bankruptcy summaries let readers to understand fast the recommendations mentioned and achieve an summary of the field
* Discusses layout and manufacture, and functions and their effect in quite a lot of nanotechnology areas
* an excellent creation for companies and capability traders in nanotechnology
By Author Unknown
Complete Coordination Chemistry II (CCC II) is the sequel to what has develop into a vintage within the box, finished Coordination Chemistry, released in 1987. CCC II builds at the first and surveys new advancements authoritatively in over two hundred newly comissioned chapters, with an emphasis on present developments in biology, fabrics technology and different components of latest clinical curiosity.
By Anatoly Zayats, David Richards
Advancements in nanoscience, biotechnology and photonics are at the verge of delivering nice possibilities for the exploration of optical interactions on the nanoscale. this day, there's an ever-increasing want for optical imaging instruments which are in a position to get to the bottom of good points on the length-scales suitable for organic cells, molecules, and complexes, in addition to for the quickly constructing type of fabrics often called nanostructures. Addressing this desire, this groundbreaking e-book serves as a one-stop overview of recent nano-optical and nano-imaging strategies, purposes, and advancements. It specializes in near-field microscopy which has spread out optical approaches on the nanoscale for direct inspection. This frontline source is helping researchers and engineers in achieving excessive solution optical imaging of organic species and sensible fabrics. The ebook additionally bargains targeted assurance of the imaging of optical machine operation and new nanophotonics functionalities.
This e-book covers the newest advances of polymer-inorganic nanocomposites and focuses quite on high-added-value functions in fields starting from electronics, optics, magnetism to biotechnology. often, organic-inorganic composites are thought of by way of mechanical houses reinforcement, the polymer-clay process being the common instance. lately better value-added functions were proven establishing new business views and markets. This publication specializes in digital, optical, magnetic and bio/medical purposes of hybrid nanocomposites the place the most recent advances are seriously reviewed. numerous concerns in nanocomposite synthesis, together with the creation scale-up, precedes insurance of the newest advances within the aforementioned diversity of functions. The reader gets a high-quality snatch of the state-of-the-art and of the remainder demanding situations within the box of non-traditional functions of hybrid nanocomposites.
By Malkiat S. Johal
With a selective presentation of themes that makes it available for college kids who've taken introductory college technology classes, Understanding Nanomaterials is a coaching instrument for the longer term staff in nanotech improvement. This introductory textbook bargains insights into the elemental ideas that govern the fabrication, characterization, and alertness of nanomaterials.
Provides the historical past for primary Understanding
Assuming just a easy point of competency in physics, chemistry, and biology, the writer specializes in the desires of the undergraduate curriculum, discussing vital approaches reminiscent of self-assembly, patterning, and nanolithography. His method limits mathematical rigor within the presentation of key effects and proofs, leaving it to the instructor’s discretion so as to add extra complicated information, or emphasize specific parts of interest.
With its mixture of discussion-based guideline and rationalization of problem-solving talents, this textbook highlights interdisciplinary concept and allowing instruments derived from chemistry, biology, physics, medication, and engineering. it is also real-world examples with regards to strength, the surroundings, and drugs.
Author Malkiat S. Johal earned his Ph.D. from the college of Cambridge in England. He later served as a post-doctoral learn affiliate at Los Alamos nationwide Laboratory, New Mexico, the place he labored at the nonlinear optical homes of nanoassemblies. Dr. Johal is at the moment a professor and researcher at Pomona university in Claremont, California. His paintings specializes in using self-assembly and ionic adsorption techniques to manufacture nanomaterials for optical and biochemical applications.
By Lionel Vayssieres
Extra strength from the sunlight moves Earth in an hour than is ate up by means of people in a whole 12 months. successfully harnessing solar energy for sustainable new release of hydrogen calls for reasonably cheap, purpose-built, practical fabrics mixed with reasonably cheap large-scale production equipment. those matters are comprehensively addressed in On sunlight Hydrogen & Nanotechnology - an authoritative, interdisciplinary resource of basic and utilized wisdom in all parts regarding sun hydrogen. Written via best specialists, the publication emphasizes cutting-edge fabrics and characterization thoughts in addition to the impression of nanotechnology in this leading edge box.
By Lynn E. Foster
Contained in the rising Multibillion-Dollar Nanotechnology unexpectedly, nanotechnology is not technology fiction or mere idea: it is turning into one of many world's fastest-growing, highest-impact industries. In Nanotechnology: technology, Innovation, and chance, the field's major specialists supply an up to date briefing on the place the stands now, the way it will spread over the arrival decade, and the way it's going to effect you. Edited by way of a key consultant, this e-book covers the newest in nanotech technological know-how, expertise, and functions. you are going to meet the main gamers, and detect nanotech at paintings in fields starting from drug supply to strength potency. listed below are the possibilities, the demanding situations, and the consequences: all you must find out about contemporary nanotech business--and tomorrow's. assurance contains *How the convergence of nanoscale technological know-how foreshadows innovative societal switch *Technical and enterprise hindrances that also problem the *Lessons from the early "gold rush" days of biotech: handling the hype *Nanotech as disruptive innovation: implications for traders and enterprise capitalists *The evolving roles of marketers, universities, and the U.S. executive *Key software parts: fabrics, microelectronics, sensors, power, and past *Bio-Nano-Information fusion: the aptitude to remodel medication *Relevant patent legislation and highbrow estate matters *The ethics of nanotechnology "A interesting examine the artwork and technological know-how of nanotechnology. carry directly to your hats, the area is set to alter gigantic time...A complete examine nanotechnology from the viewpoint of technology, funding, IP, and company improvement with a hefty dose of imaginative and prescient for stable degree. satisfactory authors with an exceptional presentation of the fabric. purchase this book." --David Bishop, Ph.D., V.P. of Nanotechnology examine, Bell Labs, Lucent applied sciences "An absolute must-read for each know-how region being impacted through nanotechnology. This booklet provides the genuine worth of those applied sciences, supplying a entire prospectus at the technology to commercialization of nanotechnology." --Matthew Laudon, Ph.D., govt Director, Nano technology & expertise Institute "This is a wonderful publication for a person attempting to get a basic take hold of at the rising technology and expertise of nanotechnology specifically for company executives, engineers, or marketers who're attempting to make a decision what this know-how can suggest to them." --Charles H. Volk, Ph.D., V.P.& leader Technologist, Northrop Grumman, Navigation platforms department "Larry Gilbert and Michael Krieger's assessment of the college expertise move strategy is great and gives a pragmatic viewpoint and knowing of the commercialization procedure for applied sciences built within the educational surroundings. " --John Ritter, Director, place of work of expertise Licensing, Princeton college "For a vast, readable creation to nanotechnology with its attendant entrepreneurial, social, and technological implications, this ebook is a brilliant begin. the main attention-grabbing bankruptcy from my standpoint was once Smalley's on discovering considerable, affordable strength resources. such a lot informative and clean. when you've got an curiosity as an clever layperson in nanotechnology and its uncomplicated motivations and techniques, this e-book will function a valuable aspect of departure on your search." --Mark S. Petrovic, Ph.D., V.P. of analysis and improvement, EarthLink "Get this publication that will discover any half or the total box of nanotechnology. i used to be drawn to the numerous assets of investment for nanotechnology and why each one resource was once doing it.The authors have proven an information that nanotechnology needs to be nurtured by means of committed humans to accomplish its genuine power. i like to recommend this ebook since it treats the possibility of nanotechnology extensive and realistically: Riches will come, yet a lot attempt is required within the meantime." --Bill McLellan, winner of Richard Feynman's Nanotechnology problem individuals: Foreword by means of Senators Joseph Lieberman and George Allen 1. classes in Innovation and Commercialization from the Biotechnology Revolution: Gerald Gallwas, Beckman tools 2. Nanotechnology and Our power problem: Dr. Richard Smalley, Rice collage three. Fads & Hype in expertise: The Sargasso Sea of 'Some Day Soon': Peter espresso, eWeek four. Nanotechnology Commercialization: Steve Jurvetson, Draper Fisher Jurvetson five. funding in Nanotechnology: Dr. Daniel Leff, Harris & Harris Doug Moffat, Moffat Capital 6. function of the U.S. govt in Nanoscale technology and know-how: Geoff Holdridge, nationwide 7. Nanotechnology Coordination place of work and WTEC, Inc. eight. evaluation folks educational examine: Dr. Julie Chen, college of Massachusetts Lowell 9.Understanding college expertise move for Nanotechnology: Larry Gilbert, Caltech, Dr. Michael Krieger, UCLA 10. highbrow estate coverage and influence: Chinh Pham, Greenberg Traurig, Charles Berman, Greenberg Traurig eleven. marketers: Jeff Lawrence, Trillium electronic structures, Larry Bock, Nanosys 12. significant agencies: expertise, enterprise and the tradition of chance: Jim Duncan, Meggitt PLC thirteen. Nanotechnology in Federal Laboratories: Dr. Meyya Meyyapan, NASA Ames Laboratory 14. Nanoscale fabrics: Dr. Mark Reed, Yale, Dr. ZL Wang, Georgia Tech, Dr. Brent Segal, Nantero Dr. Sheryl Ehrman, Maryland, Fiona Case, Case medical 15. Nanotechnology-Enabled Sensors: Dr. David Nagel, George Washington college, Dr. Sharon Smith, Lockheed Martin Microelectronics, Dr. Stephen Goodnick, Arizona kingdom, Dr. George Thompson, Intel, Dr. Axel Scherer, Caltech sixteen. Drug supply: Dr. Suzie Pun, college of Washington, Dr. JJ Cheng, collage of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 17. Bio-Nano-Information Fusion: Dr. Chih-Ming Ho, UCLA, Dr. Dean Ho, UCLA, Dan Garcia, UCLA 18. Convergence and Integration: Dr. Mike Roco, nationwide technological know-how beginning 19.Ethical issues within the improve of Nanotechnology, Dr. invoice Bainbridge, nationwide technology origin 20. Infinitesimal equipment: Dr. Richard Feynman, Caltech
By John C. Miller, Ruben Serrato, Jose Miguel Represas-Cardenas, Griffith Kundahl
Within the first try to totally discover the arguable concerns linked to the economic software of nanotechnology, you can find an intensive research of highbrow estate and patents, financing and felony matters, regulatory measures quite within the box of nanomedicine, and environmental laws. The authors comprise a collection of guideposts you could persist with on your due diligence of the company and criminal matters concerning the expertise.
By et al R.E. Smalley (Foreword)
This ebook supplies a accomplished assessment of the current prestige of analysis during this fast-paced box through researchers actively contributing to the advances. After a brief creation and a short assessment of the relation among carbon nanotubes, graphite and other kinds of carbon, the synthesis ideas and development mechanisms for carbon nanotubes are defined. this is often by means of reports on nanotube digital constitution, electric, optical, and mechanical homes, nanotube imaging and spectroscopy, and nanotube functions.
By Vincenzo Turco Liveri
Due to their structural and dynamical houses, microheterogeneous structures were hired as solvent and response media either to synthesize and stabilize nanoparticles. Following this direction, inside of their nanometer-sized heterogeneities the nanoparticles of many alternative ingredients were included. The ebook exhibits the distinctive merits of this man made procedure over that of many different equipment. in addition, it furnishes to the reader a suite of theoretical and experimental evidence permitting him to lessen the variety of trial and mistakes essential to arrive at an optimum man made protocol.