Introduction to Nano

Basics to Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

  • Amretashis Sengupta
  • Chandan Kumar Sarkar

Part of the Engineering Materials book series (ENG.MAT.)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Amretashis Sengupta, Chandan Kumar Sarkar
    Pages 1-6
  3. Amretashis Sengupta
    Pages 7-25
  4. Amretashis Sengupta
    Pages 27-57
  5. Arkaprava Bhattacharyya, Vijay K Arora
    Pages 59-71
  6. Chandan Kumar Ghosh
    Pages 73-111
  7. Chandan Kumar Ghosh
    Pages 113-144
  8. Amretashis Sengupta, Bikash Sharma, Chandan Kumar Sarkar
    Pages 173-204
  9. Amretashis Sengupta
    Pages 205-226

About this book


This books covers the basics of nanotechnology and provides a solid understanding of the subject. Starting from a brush-up of the basic quantum mechanics and materials science, the book helps to gradually build up understanding of the various effects of quantum confinement, optical-electronic properties of nanoparticles, and major nanomaterials. The book covers the various physical, chemical and hybrid methods of nanomaterial synthesis and nanofabrication as well as advanced characterization techniques. It includes chapters on the various applications of nanoscience and nanotechnology. It is written in a simple form, making it useful for students of physical and material sciences.


Applications of Nanotechnology Green chip technology Nanofabrication Methods Nanomaterials Synthesis Quantum Dots Quantum Nanoengineering

Editors and affiliations

  • Amretashis Sengupta
    • 1
  • Chandan Kumar Sarkar
    • 2
  1. 1.School of VLSI TechnologyIndian Institute of Engineering Science and TechnologyHowrahIndia
  2. 2.Dept Electronics & Telecommunication EngJadavpur UniversityKolkataIndia

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