Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Nanostructures in Energy Generation, Transmission and Storage

Edited by Yanina Fedorenko

University of Liverpool, United Kingdom

Today, clean natural resources, global warming, energy production, transmission and storage are the most widely discussed topics and main directions of scientific research. This book presents a collection of research contributions addressing recent achievements in nanoscience to mitigate societal challenges of environmental pollution and energy shortage. The environmental control, forensics and virtually any industry rely on the newest advances in nanoscience and sustainable technologies. Nanostructured materials explored in ultrasensitive sensors aid in global environmental monitoring, medical diagnostics and energy conversion applications. Global energy resources - solar energy, hydrogen generation and the oceans - are being effectively explored owing to the discovery of new materials for photo- and photo-electrochemical energy conversion, hydrogen generation and storage, water purification and desalination, environmental control and information processing.

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Nanostructures in Energy Generation, Transmission and StorageEdited by Yanina Fedorenko

Published: March 20th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.74917

ISBN: 978-1-78985-740-5

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-739-9

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

1178 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Introductory Chapter: Electron Microscopy - Research Highlights

By Yanina Fedorenko

91

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2. Molecular Simulation Study of Water Transport through Aquaporin-Inspired Pore Geometry

By Daejoong Kim and Majid Shahbabaei

123

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3. Sensors from Electrospun Nanostructures

By Liliana Rozemarie Manea and Andrei-Petru Bertea

139

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4. Fabrication of Ordered and High-Performance Nanostructured Photoelectrocatalysts by Electrochemical Anodization: Influence of Hydrodynamic Conditions

By Bianca Lucas-Granados, Rita Sánchez-Tovar, Ramón M. Fernández- Domene and José García-Antón

111

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5. Nanostructured Perovskites for Catalytic Combustion

By Corneliu Doroftei

123

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6. Proton Exchange Membrane Water Electrolysis as a Promising Technology for Hydrogen Production and Energy Storage

By Radenka Maric and Haoran Yu

383

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7. Nanostructured Si/SiO2 Quantum Wells

By Toshio Takeuchi and Yoshiji Horikoshi

84

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8. Self-Assembled Nanostructures Formation in Hybrid Metal-Mesogenic Systems

By Tatyana I. Shabatina

124

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