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Edited by Yoshitake Masuda

Nagoya University, Japan

We focused on cutting-edge science and technology of Nanocrystals in this book. "Nanocrystal" is expected to lead to the creation of new materials with revolutionary properties and functions. It will open up fresh possibilities for the solution to the environmental problems and energy problems. We wish that this book contributes to bequeath a beautiful environment and valuable resources to subsequent generations.

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NanocrystalEdited by Yoshitake Masuda

Published: June 28th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/703

ISBN: 978-953-307-199-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5538-6

Copyright year: 2011

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70754 Total Chapter Downloads

18 Crossref Citations

59 Web of Science Citations

67 Dimensions Citations


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1. Morphology Control of Metal Oxide Nanocrystals

By Yoshitake Masuda


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2. Size- and Shape-Controlled Synthesis of Monodisperse Metal Oxide and Mixed Oxide Nanocrystals

By Thanh-Dinh Nguyen and Trong-On Do


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3. Colloidal Hybrid Nanocrystals: Synthesis, Properties, and Perspectives

By Jie Zeng, Xiaoping Wang and J. G. Hou


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4. Nanocrystals in Metallic Glasses

By Rainer J. Hebert


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5. Preparation of Nano Al5O6N via Shock Wave Plasmas Technique

By Zuoshan Wang


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6. Stopped-Flow Studies of the Formation of Organic Nanocrystals in the Reprecipitation Method

By Daniel Oliveira, Koichi Baba, Winfried Teizer, Hitoshi Kasai, Hidetoshi Oikawa and Hachiro Nakanishi


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7. Self-assembly and Patterning of Nanocrystals

By Yoshitake Masuda


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8. Synthesis and Characterization of Dispersion Reinforced Sintered System Based on Ultra Fine and Nanocomposite Cu-Al2O3 Powders

By Zoran Anđić, Aleksandar Vujović, Miloš Tasić, Marija Korać and Željko Kamberovic


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9. Alkaline-Earth Metal Carbonate, Hydroxide and Oxide Nano-Crystals Synthesis Methods, Size and Morphologies Consideration

By Mohammad Amin Alavi and Ali Morsali


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10. Nano/Micro-Patterning of Metal Oxide Nanocrystals

By Yoshitake Masuda


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11. Designing Nanocrystal Electrodes by Supercritical Fluid Process and Their Electrochemical Properties

By Dinesh Rangappa and Itaru Honma


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12. Photoelectron and Photosensitization Properties of Silicon Nanocrystal Ensembles

By Elizaveta A. Konstantinova, Vyacheslav A. Demin and Pavel K. Kashkarov


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13. Magnetic Nanostructures for Biomedical Applications: An Iron Nitride Crystal/Cationic Lipid Nanocomposite for Enhanced Magnetically Guided RNA Interference in Cancer Cells

By Yoshihisa Namiki, Satoshi Matsunuma, Tetsutaro Inoue, Shigeo Koido, Akihito Tsubota, Yoji Kuse and Norio Tada


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14. Tailoring the Morphology and the Optical Properties of Semiconductor Nanocrystals by Alloying

By Young-Kuk Kim and Chul-Jin Choi


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15. Functional Organic Nanocrystals

By Koichi Baba, Hitoshi Kasai, Kohji Nishida and Hachiro Nakanishi


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16. Structure of Nanocrystals in Finemets with Different Silicon Content and Stress-Induced Magnetic Anisotropy

By Nikolay V. Ershov, Yuri P. Chernenkov, Vladimir I. Fedorov, Vera A. Lukshina, Nadezda M. Kleinerman, Vadim V. Serikov, Anatoly P. Potapov and Nikita K. Yurchenko


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17. Energy Transfer from Silicon Nanocrystals to Er3+ Ions Embedded in Silicon Oxide Matrix

By Kantisara Pita and Quang Vinh Vu


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18. Nonlinear Optoelectronic Devices Based on Nanocrystalline Silicon Films: Acoustoelectrical Switches for Optical Modes, Nonliear Optical Switches and Lasers

By Dmitry E. Milovzorov


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