Bismuth-Containing Alloys and Nanostructures

  • Shumin Wang
  • Pengfei Lu

Part of the Springer Series in Materials Science book series (SSMATERIALS, volume 285)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Pengfei Lu, Dan Liang, Xiaoning Guan, Qian Wang, Huiyan Zhao, Liyuan Wu
    Pages 1-9
  3. Li Yue, Xiaolei Zhang, Weiwen Ou, Zhenghao Shen, Shumin Wang
    Pages 11-36
  4. Pallavi Kisan Patil, Satoshi Shimomura, Fumitaro Ishikawa, Esperanza Luna, Masahiro Yoshimoto
    Pages 59-96
  5. Shumin Wang, Tingting Jin, Shuyan Zhao, Dan Liang, Pengfei Lu
    Pages 97-123
  6. O. Delorme, L. Cerutti, R. Kudrawiec, Esperanza Luna, J. Kopaczek, M. Gladysiewicz et al.
    Pages 125-161
  7. Jing Zhang, Yuejing Wang, Joshua M. O. Zide
    Pages 163-179
  8. Lijuan Wang, Hao Liang, Zhenghao Shen, Shumin Wang
    Pages 181-199
  9. Joanna M. Millunchick, C. R. Tait
    Pages 201-214
  10. C. M. Krammel, P. M. Koenraad, M. Roy, P. A. Maksym, Shumin Wang
    Pages 215-229
  11. Xiren Chen, Bing Yan, Jun Shao
    Pages 231-261
  12. Igor P. Marko, Stephen J. Sweeney
    Pages 263-298
  13. Yi Gu, Robert D. Richards, John P. R. David, Yonggang Zhang
    Pages 299-318
  14. Xufeng Kou, Kang L. Wang
    Pages 319-349
  15. Gang Li, Shumin Wang
    Pages 351-379
  16. Pengfei Lu, Baonan Jia, Shihao Sun, Xiang Li, Binbin Yan, Gang-Ding Peng
    Pages 381-395
  17. Back Matter
    Pages 397-399

About this book


This book focuses on novel bismuth-containing alloys and nanostructures, covering a wide range of materials from semiconductors, topological insulators, silica optical fibers and to multiferroic materials. It provides a timely overview of bismuth alloys and nanostructures, from material synthesis and physical properties to device applications and also includes the latest research findings. Bismuth is considered to be a sustainable and environmentally friendly element, and has received increasing attention in a variety of innovative research areas in recent years. The book is intended as a reference resource and textbook for graduate students and researchers working in these fields. 


Bismuth alloy Dilute bismide Epitaxial growth 2D material Bismide nanostructures Thermoelectric material Topological insulator Superconductor material Bismuth-containing optical fiber Surfactant effect III-V-Bi alloys Bi2Se3 Bi2Te3

Editors and affiliations

  • Shumin Wang
    • 1
  • Pengfei Lu
    • 2
  1. 1.Shanghai Institute of Microsystem and Information TechnologyChinese Academy of SciencesShanghaiChina
  2. 2.State Key Laboratory of Information Photonics and Optical CommunicationsBeijing University of Posts and TelecommunicationsBeijingChina

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