Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials

Silver Nanoparticles

Edited by David Pozo Perez, ISBN 978-953-307-028-5, 342 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published March 01, 2010 under CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 license
 

Nanotechnology will be soon required in most engineering and science curricula. It cannot be questioned that cutting-edge applications based on nanoscience are having a considerable impact in nearly all fields of research, from basic to more problem-solving scientific enterprises. In this sense, books like “Silver Nanoparticles” aim at filling the gaps for comprehensive information to help both newcomers and experts, in a particular fast-growing area of research. Besides, one of the key features of this book is that it could serve both academia and industry. “Silver nanoparticles” is a collection of eighteen chapters written by experts in their respective fields. These reviews are representative of the current research areas within silver nanoparticle nanoscience and nanotechnology.