Conducting Polymers, Fundamentals and Applications

Including Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene

  • Prasanna Chandrasekhar

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxix
  2. Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs), Fundamentals

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Prasanna Chandrasekhar
      Pages 3-10
    3. Prasanna Chandrasekhar
      Pages 11-16
    4. Prasanna Chandrasekhar
      Pages 33-36
    5. Prasanna Chandrasekhar
      Pages 37-39
  3. Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs), Applications

  4. Graphene, Fundamentals

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 91-91
    2. Prasanna Chandrasekhar
      Pages 93-99

About this book


The second edition of this popular textbook thoroughly covers the practical basics and applications of conducting polymers. It also addresses materials that have gained prominence since the first edition of this book was published, namely carbon nanotubes and graphene.
The features of this new edition include:
  • New and updated chapters on novel concepts in conducting polymers
  • Details on interdisciplinary applications of conducting polymers
  • An in depth description of classes of conducting polymers


Carbon Nanotubes Chemomechanics Conducting Polymer Models Conducting Polymers Conduction Models Conductivity Devices Electrochemomechanics Graphenes Light Emitting Diodes Polymerization Semiconductor Applications Semiconductor Models

Authors and affiliations

  • Prasanna Chandrasekhar
    • 1
  1. 1.Ashwin-Ushas CorporationMarlboroUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-69376-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-69378-1
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