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Self-Assembly of Nanostructures and Patchy Nanoparticles

Edited by Shafigh Mehraeen

University of Illinois at Chicago

Top-down approaches are currently the main contributor of fabricating microelectronic devices. However, the prohibitive cost of numerous technological steps in these approaches is the main obstacle to further progress. Furthermore, a large number of applications necessitate fabrication of complex and ultra-small devices that cannot be made using these approaches. New approaches based on natural self-assembly of matter need to be developed to allow for fabrication of micro and nanoelectronic devices. Self-assembly of nanostructures is a dynamic field, which explores physics of these structures and new ways to fabricate them. However, the major problem is how to control the properties of the nanostructures resulting from low dimensionality. This book presents recent advances made to address this problem, and fabricate nanostructures using self-assembly.

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Self-Assembly of Nanostructures and Patchy NanoparticlesEdited by Shafigh Mehraeen

Published: November 4th 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.80196

ISBN: 978-1-78984-742-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-960-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-78984-743-7

Copyright year: 2020

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438 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Introductory Chapter: Self-Assembly of Nanostructures

By Shafigh Mehraeen

71

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2. Self-Assembly of Nanoparticles Decorated by Liquid Crystalline Groups: Computer Simulations

By Jaroslav Ilnytskyi

92

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3. Self-Assembly of GeMn Nanocolumns in GeMn Thin Films

By Thi Giang Le

88

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4. Patchy Nanoparticle Synthesis and Self-Assembly

By Ahyoung Kim, Lehan Yao, Falon Kalutantirige, Shan Zhou and Qian Chen

113

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5. Self-Assembled Copper Polypyridyl Supramolecular Metallopolymer Achieving Enhanced Anticancer Efficacy

By Zushuang Xiong, Lanhai Lai and Tianfeng Chen

88

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