…For example, gold atoms can be combined like strings of pearls, while nanoparticles can form one-, two- and three-dimensional layers. These assemblies can be used, for instance, as semiconductors, but other electronic as well as optical properties are possible.
…The second part covers modifications of this method resulting in different specialized techniques, while the third discusses the post-growth treatment that can be applied to the nanoparticles. The whole is rounded off by a review of future perspectives and the challenges…
… This result is a comprehensive overview of the application of nanoparticles in catalysis, focusing on synthesis and the most important reaction types, providing all the information needed by catalytic, organic and solid state chemists, as well as those working with…
The use of biological sources such as microbes and plants can help in synthesizing nanoparticles in a reliable and eco-friendly way. The synthesis of nanoparticles by these natural sources is characterized by processes that take place near to ambient…
The past few years have witnessed the development of non-spherical metal nanoparticles with complex morphologies, which offer tremendous potential in materials science, chemistry, physics and medicine.
Covering all important aspects and techniques of preparation and characterization…
…Conventional Approaches for Nanoparticles and Nanomaterials Synthesis
1. General Introduction
Part II. Biological Approaches for Nanoparticles and Nanomaterials Synthesis
2. Synthesis of Nanomaterials…
This first book on this important and emerging topic presents an overview of the very latest results obtained in single-chain polymer nanoparticles obtained by folding synthetic single polymer chains, painting a complete picture from synthesis via characterization to everyday applications.
…Spectroscopic and Computational Studies on Ligand-Capped Metal Nanoparticles and Clusters
Maurizio Muniz-Miranda, Francesco Muniz-Miranda, Alfonso Pedone
4. Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy: Principles, Substrates, and Applications
Roberto Pilot, Raffaella…
…Effects of Surface Coating on the Bioactivity of Metal-Based Engineered Nanoparticles: Lessons Learned from Higher Plants
Illya A. Medina-Velo, Ishaq Adisa, Carlos Tamez, Jose R. Peralta-Videa, Jorge L. Gardea-Torresdey
4. Nanoparticles-Induced Oxidative Stress
…Polyglycerol-Functionalized Nanoparticles for Biomedical Imaging
Naoki Komatsu, Li Zhao
6. Carbon Based Dots and Their Luminescent Properties and Analytical Applications
Yongqiang Dong, Jianhua Cai, Yuwu Chi
7. Photoluminescent Properties of Carbon…