Clusters and Nanomaterials

Theory and Experiment

ISBN: 978-3-642-07522-3 (Print) 978-3-662-04812-2 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XV

  2. Brief Introduction

    1. No Access

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      Pages 1-5

      Brief Introduction

  3. Metallic Clusters

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 7-7

    2. No Access

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      Pages 9-88

      Ab Initio Computer Simulations on Microclusters: Structures and Electronic Properties

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      Pages 89-96

      Stability of Multiply Charged Transition Metal Clusters

  4. Organic Molecules

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 97-97

    2. No Access

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      Pages 99-108

      Adsorption of Methanol Molecules on Nickel Cluster Ions

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      Pages 109-131

      Cluster Investigations in Cyclodextrin Inclusion Compounds: Theory and Experiment

  5. Fullerenes and Nanotubes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 133-133

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      Pages 135-169

      The Nanostructure of C60 Photopolymers

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      Pages 171-186

      Formation of Foreign-Atom-Doped Fullerenes

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      Pages 187-220

      Electronic, Transport and Mechanical Properties of Carbon Nanotubes

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      Pages 221-244

      Nanostructural Characterization of Inorganic Materials by High-Resolution Electron Microscopy

  6. Theory and Computer Simulation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 245-245

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      Pages 247-275

      Phase Behavior in Systems of Large Molecules

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      Pages 277-293

      Formation of Free Clusters and Their Structures: Molecular Dynamics Simulations

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      Pages 295-307

      Extended Ensemble Monte Carlo Method

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      Pages 309-322

      Molecular Dynamics Simulation for Deformation Dynamics of Ni/Ni3Al Composite with FGM or NFGM Type Interface

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      Pages 323-339

      Size-Dependent Evolution of Conduction-Electron Excitations in Small Spherical Particles

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 341-347