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  • Handbook of Stillinger-Weber Potenti ...
    Handbook of Stillinger-Weber Potenti ...
    Authored by Jin-Wu Jiang and Yu-Ping Zhou
    ISBN 978-953-51-3696-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3695-8,
    464 pages, December, 2017
    A large number of two-dimensional atomic crystals have emerged in recent years. The interatomic potential is a fundamental ingredient for the simulation of these atomic crystals. This book provides the parameters of the Stillinger-Weber potential for ...
  • Recent Applications in Sol-Gel Synthesis
    Recent Applications in Sol-Gel Synthesis
    Edited by Usha Chandra
    ISBN 978-953-51-3246-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3245-5,
    Edited Volume
    308 pages, July, 2017
    Versatility, extended compositional ranges, better homogeneity, lesser energy consumption, and requirement of nonexpensive equipments have boosted the use of sol-gel process on top of the popularity in the synthesis of nanosystems. The sol-gel techni ...
  • Nanowires - New Insights
    Nanowires - New Insights
    Edited by Khan Maaz
    ISBN 978-953-51-3284-4, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3283-7,
    Edited Volume
    262 pages, July, 2017
    One-dimensional nanostructures, such as nanowires, have drawn extensive research interests in the recent years. The smaller size brings unique properties to the nanowires due to the finite size effect (quantum confinement effects). The unique geometr ...
  • Nanoplasmonics - Fundamentals and Ap ...
    Nanoplasmonics - Fundamentals and Ap ...
    Edited by Gregory Barbillon
    ISBN 978-953-51-3278-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3277-6,
    Edited Volume
    492 pages, June, 2017
    Nanoplasmonics is a young topic of research, which is part of nanophotonics and nano-optics. Nanoplasmonics concerns to the investigation of electron oscillations in metallic nanostructures and nanoparticles. Surface plasmons have optical properties, ...
  • Nanomaterials Based Gas Sensors for ...
    Nanomaterials Based Gas Sensors for  ...
    Authored by Xiaoxing Zhang, Ju Tang, Song Xiao, Fuping Zeng, Cheng Pan, Yingang Gui
    ISBN 978-953-51-3258-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3257-8,
    158 pages, June, 2017
    The insulating medium used in gas-insulated switchgear is SF6 gas, which has been widely used in substations. Energy generated by discharge will cause the composition of SF6 and generate characteristic component gases. Diagnosing the insulation defec ...
  • Nanoscaled Films and Layers
    Nanoscaled Films and Layers badge
    Edited by Laszlo Nanai
    ISBN 978-953-51-3144-1, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3143-4,
    Edited Volume
    296 pages, May, 2017
    In recent years, scientific investigations and technological developments have resulted in many new results. Direct applications of quantum mechanical laws to system with length scales lower than 100 nm (nano) had opened a way to construction of new ...
  • Nanomechanics
    Edited by Alexander Vakhrushev
    ISBN 978-953-51-3182-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3181-6,
    Edited Volume
    192 pages, May, 2017
    In recent years, nanotechnology is the basis for the development of modern production. This determined the urgency of the intensive development of the new direction of mechanics and nanomechanics, for the scientific description of nanotechnological p ...
  • X-ray Characterization of Nanostruct ...
    X-ray Characterization of Nanostruct ...
    Edited by Mehdi Khodaei and Luca Petaccia
    ISBN 978-953-51-3014-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3013-0,
    Edited Volume
    124 pages, March, 2017
    Nowadays, nanomaterials are attracting huge attentions not only from a basic research point of view but also for their potential applications. Since finding the structure-property-processing relationships can open new windows in the application of ma ...