Author(s): T. Pradeep


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Master the Fundamentals of Nanotechnology to Prepare for Nano-Related Career Opportunities

If you want to move into the fast-growing field of nanotechnology, you can't afford to miss Nano--The Essentials. This career-building resource offers a rigorous, technological introduction to the fundamentals of nanotechnology, providing everything you need to enter this burgeoning discipline and prepare for nano-related jobs.

Packed with over 100 detailed illustrations and lots of practical work-related advice, the book covers the experimental tools of nanotechnology, the basics of nanomaterials, and key applications in fields such as nanosensors, nanobiology, nanomedicine, and nanomachines. This on-target guide takes readers step-by-step through the manipulation of materials in the nanoscale ...fullerenes...carbon nanotubes...self-assembled nanolayers... gas-phase clusters...monolayer-protected metal nanoparticles...core-shell nanoparticles...and much more. Comprehensive and easy-to-understand, Nano--The Essentials features:

  • A solid introduction to the fundamentals of nanomaterials
  • Full details on the experimental tools used in nanotechnology
  • The latest advances in nanobiology and nanomedicine
  • Breakthroughs in the development of nanosensors
  • Cutting-edge innovations in molecular nanomachines

Inside this Expert Introduction to the Basics of Nanotechnology

- Introduction - Manipulating Materials in the Nanoscale - Fullerenes - Carbon Nanotubes - Self-Assembled Nanolayers - Gas-Phase Clusters - Semiconductor Quantum Dots - Monolayer-Protected Metal Nanoparticles - Core-Shell Nanoparticles - Nanoshells - Nanobiology - Nanosensors - Nanomedicines - Molecular Nanomachines - Nanotribology - Societal Implications

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General Fields

  • : 9780071548298
  • : McGraw-Hill Education
  • : 1.007
  • : June 2008
  • : 3.28 Centimeters X 19.56 Centimeters X 24.13 Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : T. Pradeep
  • : Hardback
  • : English
  • : 620.5
  • : 456