Nanoparticles from the Gasphase

Formation, Structure, Properties

ISBN: 978-3-642-28545-5 (Print) 978-3-642-28546-2 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Formation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-48

      Synthesis of Tailored Nanoparticles in Flames: Chemical Kinetics, In Situ Diagnostics, Numerical Simulation, and Process Development

    3. Chapter

      Pages 49-76

      Chemical Vapor Synthesis of Nanocrystalline Oxides

    4. Chapter

      Pages 77-98

      Nucleation, Structure and Magnetism of Transition Metal Clusters from First Principles

    5. Chapter

      Pages 99-119

      Synthesis and Film Formation of Monodisperse Nanoparticles and Nanoparticle Pairs

  3. Structure and Dynamics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 121-121

    2. Chapter

      Pages 123-138

      Diffusion Enhancement in FePt Nanoparticles for L1 \(_0\) Stability

    3. Chapter

      Pages 139-159

      Simulation of Cluster Sintering, Dipolar Chain Formation, and Ferroelectric Nanoparticulate Systems

    4. Chapter

      Pages 161-183

      Nanopowder Sintering

    5. Chapter

      Pages 185-206

      Material and Doping Contrast in III/V Nanowires Probed by Kelvin Probe Force Microscopy

  4. Properties and Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 207-207

    2. Chapter

      Pages 209-230

      Optical Properties of Silicon Nanoparticles

    3. Chapter

      Pages 231-271

      Electrical Transport in Semiconductor Nanoparticle Arrays: Conductivity, Sensing and Modeling

    4. Chapter

      Pages 273-302

      Intrinsic Magnetism and Collective Magnetic Properties of Size-Selected Nanoparticles

    5. Chapter

      Pages 303-327

      Optical Spectroscopy on Magnetically Doped Semiconductor Nanoparticles

    6. Chapter

      Pages 329-356

      Gas Sensors Based on Well-Defined Nanostructured Thin Films

    7. Chapter

      Pages 357-385

      III/V Nanowires for Electronic and Optoelectronic Applications

    8. Chapter

      Pages 387-409

      Metal Oxide Thin-Film Transistors from Nanoparticles and Solutions

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 411-418