Visit our Christmas Gift Finder
Defects at Oxide Surfaces - Springer Series in Surface Sciences 58 (Paperback)
  • Defects at Oxide Surfaces - Springer Series in Surface Sciences 58 (Paperback)
zoom

Defects at Oxide Surfaces - Springer Series in Surface Sciences 58 (Paperback)

(editor), (editor)
£99.99
Paperback 462 Pages / Published: 06/10/2016
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

This book presents the basics and characterization of defects at oxide surfaces. It provides a state-of-the-art review of the field, containing information to the various types of surface defects, describes analytical methods to study defects, their chemical activity and the catalytic reactivity of oxides. Numerical simulations of defective structures complete the picture developed. Defects on planar surfaces form the focus of much of the book, although the investigation of powder samples also form an important part. The experimental study of planar surfaces opens the possibility of applying the large armoury of techniques that have been developed over the last half-century to study surfaces in ultra-high vacuum. This enables the acquisition of atomic level data under well-controlled conditions, providing a stringent test of theoretical methods. The latter can then be more reliably applied to systems such as nanoparticles for which accurate methods of characterization of structure and electronic properties have yet to be developed. The book gives guidance to tailor oxide surfaces by controlling the nature and concentration of defects. The importance of defects in the physics and chemistry of metal oxide surfaces is presented in this book together with the prominent role of oxides in common life. The book contains contributions from leaders in the field. It serves as a reference for experts and beginners in the field.

Publisher: Springer International Publishing AG
ISBN: 9783319380193
Number of pages: 462
Weight: 7197 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 25 mm
Edition: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 201

You may also be interested in...

Atomic Physics
Added to basket
£29.50
Paperback
Antimatter
Added to basket
£24.99
Paperback
The Oxford Solid State Basics
Added to basket
Statistical Mechanics
Added to basket
Quantum Optics
Added to basket
£29.50
Paperback
The Nature of the Hydrogen Bond
Added to basket
Soft Condensed Matter
Added to basket
Solid State Physics
Added to basket
£39.95
Paperback
A Dictionary of Physics
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.