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Title Applied physics of carbon nanotubes : fundamentals of theory, optics and transport devices / S.V. Rotkin, S. Subramoney, (eds.)
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, ©2005


Description 1 online resource (xxi, 349 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Nanoscience and technology, 1434-4904
Nanoscience and technology. 1434-4904
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. From quantum models to novel effects to new applications : theory of nanotube devices / S.V. Rotkin -- 2. Symmetry based fundamentals of carbon nanotubes / M. Damnjanovic / I. Milosevic / E. Dobardzic / T. Vukovic / B. Nikolic -- 3. Elastic continuum models of phonons in carbon nanotubes / A. Raichura / M.A. Stroscio / M. Dutta -- 4. Direct growth of single walled carbon nanotubes on flat substrates for nanoscale electronic applications / Shaoming Huang / Jie Liu -- 5. Nano-peapods encapsulating fullerenes / Toshiya Okazaki / Hisanori Shinohara -- 6. selective chemistry of single walled carbon nanotubes / D.A. Heller / S. Baik / P.W. Barone / M.L. Usrey / M.S. Strano -- 7. Fluorescence spectroscopy of single-walled carbon nanotubes / R.B. Weisman -- 8. Raman response of double wall carbon nanotubes / R. Pfeiffer / M. Holzweber / F. Simon / C. Kramberger / H. Kuzmany -- 9. Carbon nanotube electronics and optoelectronics / M. Radosavljevic / S.J. Wind / Ph. Avouris -- 10. Carbon nanotube-biomolecule interactions : applications in carbon nanotube separation and biosensing / M. Zheng / S. Boussaad / A. Jagota / B.A. Diner -- 11. Electrical and mechanical properties of nanotubes determined using in-site TEM probes / A. Zettl / J. Cumings
Summary The book describes the state-of-the-art in fundamental, applied and device physics of nanotubes, including fabrication, manipulation and characterization for device applications; optics of nanotubes; transport and electromechanical devices and fundamentals of theory for applications. This information is critical to the field of nanoscience since nanotubes have the potential to become a very significant electronic material for decades to come. The book will benefit all all readers interested in the application of nanotubes, either in their theoretical foundations or in newly developed characterization tools that may enable practical device fabrication
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
In Springer e-books
Subject Nanotubes.
Form Electronic book
Author Rotkin, S. V. (Slava V.)
Subramoney, S. (Shekhar)
ISBN 3540231102