Nanoscale and Microscale Phenomena

Fundamentals and Applications

  • Yogesh M. Joshi
  • Sameer Khandekar

Part of the Springer Tracts in Mechanical Engineering book series (STME)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Nano-particle Synthesis and Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Vinod Kumar Gupta, Suvajeet Duttagupta, Advait Chhatre, Anurag Mehra, Rochish Thaokar
      Pages 31-58
    3. Venugopal Santhanam
      Pages 59-81
  3. Wetting and Interfacial Dynamics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 123-123
    2. S. K. Sundar, Mahesh S. Tirumkudulu
      Pages 125-137
    3. Tarak K. Patra, Sandip Khan, Rajat Srivastava, Jayant K. Singh
      Pages 139-166
    4. Priya Gambhire, Rochish Thaokar
      Pages 167-177
  4. Soft Matter Dynamics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 233-233
    2. Subrata Mondal, Animangsu Ghatak
      Pages 235-259
    3. Asima Shaukat, Ashutosh Sharma, Yogesh M. Joshi
      Pages 261-305
  5. Microscale Reactors: Issues and Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 307-307
    2. Nageswara Rao Peela, Deepak Kunzru
      Pages 309-334
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 371-379

About this book


The book is an outcome of research work in the areas of nanotechnology, interfacial science, nano- and micro-fluidics and manufacturing, soft matter, and transport phenomena at nano- and micro-scales. The contributing authors represent prominent research groups from Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur and Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. The book has 13 chapters and the entire work presented in the chapters is based on research carried out over past three years. The chapters are designed with number of coloured illustrations, figures and tables. The book will be highly beneficial to academicians as well as industrial professionals working in the mentioned areas.


Interfacial Science Metal Nanoparticles Micro and Nanoscale Manufacturing Microscale Transport Phenomena Molecular Simulations Nanotechnology

Editors and affiliations

  • Yogesh M. Joshi
    • 1
  • Sameer Khandekar
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Chemical EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology KanpurKanpurIndia
  2. 2.Department of Mechanical EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology KanpurKanpurIndia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer India 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, New Delhi
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-81-322-2288-0
  • Online ISBN 978-81-322-2289-7
  • Series Print ISSN 2195-9862
  • Series Online ISSN 2195-9870
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