Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Materials at the Nanoscale

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Awadesh Mallik
Awadesh Mallik

Hasselt University and IMEC VZW

PublishedOctober 6th, 2021



Print ISBN978-1-83968-822-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-1-83968-824-9

Copyright year2021

Number of pages184

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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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

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

5. Fullerenes and Nanodiamonds for Medical Drug Delivery

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

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

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

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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