By Dragica Vasileska,Stephen M. Goodnick,Gerhard Klimeck
Starting with the easiest semiclassical techniques and finishing with the outline of complicated totally quantum-mechanical equipment for quantum shipping research of cutting-edge units, Computational Electronics: Semiclassical and Quantum gadget Modeling and Simulation offers a finished evaluation of the fundamental thoughts and strategies for successfully reading shipping in semiconductor units.
With the transistor attaining its limits and new equipment designs and paradigms of operation being explored, this well timed source provides the simulation tools had to correctly version cutting-edge nanoscale units. the 1st half examines semiclassical delivery tools, together with drift-diffusion, hydrodynamic, and Monte Carlo tools for fixing the Boltzmann shipping equation. information concerning numerical implementation and pattern codes are supplied as templates for classy simulation software program.
The moment half introduces the density gradient procedure, quantum hydrodynamics, and the idea that of powerful potentials used to account for quantum-mechanical house quantization results in particle-based simulators. Highlighting the necessity for quantum shipping techniques, it describes quite a few quantum results that seem in present and destiny units being industrially produced or fabricated as an evidence of notion. during this context, it introduces the concept that of powerful power used to nearly comprise quantum-mechanical space-quantization results in the semiclassical particle-based gadget simulation scheme.
Addressing the sensible elements of computational electronics, this authoritative source concludes by way of addressing a number of the open questions on the topic of quantum delivery now not lined in so much books. whole with self-study difficulties and various examples all through, this publication offers readers with the sensible figuring out required to create their very own simulators.
By Kal Renganathan Sharma
By Jaime Castillo-León,Winnie E. Svendsen
This ebook covers the entire steps to be able to fabricate a lab-on-a-chip gadget ranging from the assumption, the layout, simulation, fabrication and ultimate evaluate. also, it contains uncomplicated thought on microfluidics necessary to know how fluids behave at such diminished scale. Examples of winning histories of lab-on-a-chip platforms that made an influence in fields like biomedicine and lifestyles sciences also are provided.
This publication also:
· presents readers with a different technique and toolset for lab-on-a-chip improvement by way of fabrics, fabrication suggestions, and elements
· Discusses novel fabrics and methods, akin to paper-based units and synthesis of chemical substances on-chip
· Covers the 4 key points of improvement: uncomplicated conception, layout, fabrication, and testing
· offers readers with a complete record of crucial journals, blogs, boards, and meetings the place microfluidics and lab-on-a-chip information, equipment, recommendations and demanding situations are awarded and mentioned, in addition to an inventory of businesses supplying layout and simulation aid, elements, and/or constructing lab-on-a-chip and microfluidic devices.
By Maria Benelmekki
This publication illustrates the opportunity of MS-IGC technique to synthesize multifunctional nanoparticles and nanocomposites with exact regulate on their morphology and constitution. even though, for a greater realizing of HNPs formation, additional advancements in characterisation tools of aggregation area stipulations are wanted. moreover, the optimization of the yield and harvesting means of HNPs is key to make this technique sufficiently appealing for large-scale production.
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
By Tao Feng,Yanli Zhao
This short summarizes types of natural and inorganic nanomaterials for drug supply in melanoma remedy. It highlights that accurately designed nanomaterials often is the next-generation healing brokers for melanoma treatment.
By Mihai V. Putz
The want for economically possible and multifunctional fabrics turns into extra acute because the normal actual and chemical assets exhibit both their limits or demonstrate the problems and extending bills in garage, shipping, and conversion. This reference offers the paintings from individuals from quite a few fields, of assorted a long time and from diversified international locations, making a worthwhile choice of learn that may increase the basic and leading edge strategies of nanosystems and their interactions. The authors conceal self-assembly, self-regenerating, garage, and directional homes of clever fabrics. It is helping readers reply to the demanding situations during this field.
By Sarhan M. Musa
Applications of nanotechnology proceed to gas major ideas in parts starting from electronics, microcomputing, and biotechnology to medication, purchaser provides, aerospace, and effort creation. As growth in nanoscale technological know-how and engineering results in the continuing improvement of complex fabrics and new units, stronger tools of modeling and simulation are required to accomplish a higher quantitative knowing of subject on the nanoscale.
Computational Nanotechnology: Modeling and purposes with MATLAB® offers specialist insights into present and rising equipment, possibilities, and demanding situations linked to the computational thoughts enthusiastic about nanoscale learn. Written through, and for, these operating within the interdisciplinary fields that contain nanotechnology—including engineering, physics, chemistry, biology, and medicine—this e-book covers a extensive spectrum of technical details, study rules, and sensible wisdom. It provides an creation to computational tools in nanotechnology, together with a better examine the idea and modeling of 2 very important nanoscale structures: molecular magnets and semiconductor quantum dots.
Topics lined include:
- Modeling of nanoparticles and complicated nano and MEMS systems
- Theory linked to micromagnetics
- Surface modeling of skinny films
- Computational concepts used to validate hypotheses that won't be obtainable via conventional experimentation
- Simulation equipment for varied nanotubes and modeling of carbon nanotube and silicon nanowire transistors
In regard to functions of computational nanotechnology in biology, members describe monitoring of nanoscale constructions in cells, results of assorted forces on mobile habit, and use of protein-coated gold nanoparticles to raised comprehend protein-associated nanomaterials. Emphasizing the significance of MATLAB for organic simulations in nanomedicine, this wide-ranging survey of computational nanotechnology concludes via discussing destiny instructions within the box, highlighting the significance of the algorithms, modeling software program, and computational instruments within the improvement of effective nanoscale systems.
By Rasel Das