Volume 118 2009

Thermal Nanosystems and Nanomaterials

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ISBN: 978-3-642-04257-7 (Print) 978-3-642-04258-4 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XX

  2. Nanomaterials

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-2

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      Pages 3-15

      Introduction

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      Pages 17-62

      Nanostructures

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      Pages 63-94

      Green's Function Methods for Phonon Transport Through Nano-Contacts

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      Pages 95-105

      Macroscopic Conduction Models by Volume Averaging for Two-Phase Systems

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      Pages 107-126

      Heat Conduction in Composites

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      Pages 127-150

      Optical Generation and Detection of Heat Exchanges in Metal–Dielectric Nanocomposites

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      Pages 151-212

      Mie Theory and the Discrete Dipole Approximation. Calculating Radiative Properties of Particulate Media, with Application to Nanostructured Materials

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      Pages 213-221

      Thermal Conductivity of Nanofluids

  3. Nanosystems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 223-224

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 225-299

      Nanoengineered Materials for Thermoelectric Energy Conversion

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      Pages 301-341

      Molecular Probes for Thermometry in Microfluidic Devices

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      Pages 343-365

      Cell Targeting and Magnetically Induced Hyperthermia

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      Pages 367-386

      Accounting for Heat Transfer Problems in the Semiconductor Industry

  4. Advanced Thermal Measurements at Nanoscales

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 387-388

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      Pages 389-409

      Photothermal Techniques

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      Pages 411-438

      Thermal Microscopy with Photomultipliers and UV to IR Cameras

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      Pages 439-467

      Near-Field Optical Microscopy in the Infrared Range

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      Pages 469-503

      PhotoThermal Induced Resonance. Application to Infrared Spectromicroscopy

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      Pages 505-535

      Scanning Thermal Microscopy with Fluorescent Nanoprobes

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      Pages 537-567

      Heat Transfer in Low Temperature Micro- and Nanosystems

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 569-587