By M. Meyyappan
Taking a complete examine this assorted and dynamic topic, Carbon Nanotubes: technological know-how and functions describes the field's quite a few facets, together with houses, progress, and processing suggestions, whereas targeting person significant program components. recognized authors who perform the craft of carbon nanotubes every day current an outline on buildings and houses, and speak about modeling and simulation efforts, development by way of arc discharge, laser ablation, and chemical vapor deposition. purposes develop into the point of interest in chapters on scanning probe microscopy, carbon nanotube-based diodes and transistors, box emission, and the improvement of chemical and actual sensors, biosensors, and composites.
Presenting up to date literature citations that categorical the present kingdom of the technological know-how, this ebook absolutely explores the improvement section of carbon nanotube-based purposes. it's a important source for engineers, scientists, researchers, and pros in quite a lot of disciplines whose concentration is still at the energy and promise of carbon nanotubes.
Editor Meyya Meyyappan will obtain the Pioneer Award in Nanotechnology from the IEEE Nanotechnology Council on the IEEE Nano convention in Portland, Oregon in August, 2011
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