Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

21st Century Surface Science

a Handbook

Edited by Phuong Pham

Zhejiang University

Co-editors:

Pratibha Goel

University of Notre Dame

Samir Kumar

Kyoto University

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Kavita Yadav

Department of Higher Education, Haryana

Surface sciences elucidate the physical and chemical aspects of the surfaces and interfaces of materials. Of great interest in this field are nanomaterials, which have recently experienced breakthroughs in synthesis and application. As such, this book presents some recent representative achievements in the field of surface science, including synthesis techniques, surface modifications, nanoparticle-based smart coatings, wettability of different surfaces, physics/chemistry characterizations, and growth kinetics of thin films. In addition, the book illustrates some of the important applications related to silicon, CVD graphene, graphene oxide, transition metal dichalcogenides, carbon nanotubes, carbon nanoparticles, transparent conducting oxide, and metal oxides.

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21st Century Surface Sciencea HandbookEdited by Phuong Pham

Published: November 26th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.87891

ISBN: 978-1-78985-200-4

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-199-1

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-640-1

Copyright year: 2020

Books open for chapter submissions

1862 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

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1. Growth Kinetics of Thin Film Epitaxy

By Hong Liu

131

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2. Carbon Nanotubes: Synthesis, Properties and Applications

By Aravind Kumar Jagadeesan, Krithiga Thangavelu and Venkatesan Dhananjeyan

226

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3. Technological Background and Properties of Thin Film Semiconductors

By Orkut Sancakoglu

198

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4. The New Etching Technologies of Graphene Surfaces

By Phuong V. Pham

137

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5. Surface Science of Graphene-Based Monoliths and Their Electrical, Mechanical, and Energy Applications

By Mujtaba Ikram, Sana Arbab, Bilal Tariq, Rayha Khan, Husnain Ahmad, Abdullah Khan Durran, Muhammad Ikram, Muhammad Aamir Iqbal and Asghari Maqsood

106

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6. Creation and Evaluation of Atomically Ordered Side- and Facet-Surface Structures of Three-Dimensional Silicon Nano-Architectures

By Azusa N. Hattori and Ken Hattori

112

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7. Wettability on Different Surfaces

By Yeeli Kelvii Kwok

72

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8. Smart Surfaces with Tunable Wettability

By Meenaxi Sharma and Krishnacharya Khare

109

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9. Microfluidic Devices: Applications and Role of Surface Wettability in Its Fabrication

By Shivanjali Saxena and Rakesh Joshi

147

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10. Performance Evaluation and Mechanism Study of a Silicone Hydrophobic Polymer for Improving Gas Reservoir Permeability

By Jie Zhang, Xu-Yang Yao, Bao-Jun Bai and Wang Ren

72

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11. Electrospinning Technique as a Powerful Tool for the Design of Superhydrophobic Surfaces

By Pedro J. Rivero, Adrian Vicente and Rafael J. Rodriguez

109

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12. Smart Coatings with Carbon Nanoparticles

By Xoan Xosé Fernández Sánchez-Romate, Alberto Jiménez Suárez and Silvia González Prolongo

129

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13. Advances in Dropwise Condensation: Dancing Droplets

By Rongfu Wen and Xuehu Ma

189

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14. Measuring the Blind Holes: Three-Dimensional Imaging of through Silicon via Using High Aspect Ratio AFM Probe

By Imtisal Akhtar, Malik Abdul Rehman and Yongho Seo

130

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