Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Materials at the Nanoscale

Edited by Awadesh Mallik

Hasselt University and IMEC VZW

Nanocrystals play very important roles in the interdisciplinary fields of biology, physics and chemistry. They are used for various applications, including to develop and formulate new drugs and vaccines to fight diseases and pandemics. This book contains nine chapters that discuss nanocrystals in electronics, medicine, the food industry, geology, and more.

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Materials at the NanoscaleEdited by Awadesh Mallik

Published: October 6th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.91597

ISBN: 978-1-83968-823-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-822-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-824-9

Copyright year: 2021

Books open for chapter submissions

1045 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

3 Dimensions Citations


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1. Nonthermal Crystalline Forming of Ceramic Nanoparticles by Non-Equilibrium Excitation Reaction Field of Electron

By Norihiro Shimoi


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2. Biomineralization of Magnetosomes: Billion-Year Evolution Shaping Modern Nanotools

By Tarcisio Nascimento Correa, Igor Nunes Taveira, Rogerio Presciliano de Souza Filho and Fernanda de Avila Abreu


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3. Nanostructuring Bi2Te3-Based Thermoelectric Thin-Films Grown Using Pulsed Laser Deposition

By Le Thi Cam Tuyen, Phuoc Huu Le and Sheng-Rui Jian


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4. Characterization of Nanocrystalline Cores for EMI Suppression in Cables

By Adrian Suarez, Jorge Victoria, Jose Torres, Pedro A. Martinez, Andrea Amaro and Julio Martos


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5. Fullerenes and Nanodiamonds for Medical Drug Delivery

By Basma H. Al-Tamimi and Saad B.H. Farid


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6. Nano-Sized Minerals from Lower Cretaceous Sandstones in Israel Observed by Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM)

By Nurit Taitel-Goldman and Vladimir Ezersky


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7. Diluted Magnetic Semiconductors Nanocrystals: Saturation and Modulation

By Anielle C.A. Silva, Amanda I.S. Barbosa, Alessandra S. Silva, Elisson A. Batista, Thaís K. de Lima Rezende, Éder V. Guimarães, Ricardo S. Silva and Noelio O. Dantas


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8. Doped Semiconductor Nanocrystals: Development and Applications

By Anielle C.A. Silva, Eliete A. Alvin, Francisco R.A. dos Santos, Samanta L.M. de Matos, Jerusa M. de Oliveira, Alessandra S. Silva, Éder V. Guimarães, Mirella S. Vieira, Eurípedes A. da Silva Filho, Ricardo S. Silva, Lucas Anhezini, Nilvanira D. Tebaldi and Noelio O. Dantas


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9. Antimicrobial Efficacy of Biogenic Silver and Zinc Nanocrystals/Nanoparticles to Combat the Drug Resistance in Human Pathogens

By Gulzar Ahmed Rather, Saqib Hassan, Surajit Pal, Mohd Hashim Khan, Heshu Sulaiman Rahman and Johra Khan


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