More than half the volume of nanostructured materials consists of interfaces, and these determine the materials' properties. Even though the processing of nanostructured materials has advanced enormously, the basic nature of interfaces and their influence to properties remains elusive. For example, the adhesion and passivation of nanoassemblies, which are crucial for applications, are currently not well understood. This book, first published in 2002, focuses on the basic science of interfaces in nanostructured materials, emphasizing characterization at the atomic level. Experimental investigations, utilizing transmission electron microscopy (TEM) and analytical electron microscopy (AEM), such as energy filtered TEM (EFTEM) and electron energy loss spectroscopy (EELS), are featured. Advanced theoretical studies on various nanostructured materials are also addressed. Topics include: characterization of nanostructured interfaces; nanostructured interfaces in catalysts and sensors; catalysts and sensors; structural materials; magnetic materials; nanostructured interfaces in structural and magnetic materials and in oxides and electro-optical materials; electro-optical materials; electronic materials; and nanostructured interfaces in electronic materials.
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Weight: 280 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 11 mm
You may also be interested in...
£52.99Mixed media product
Simply reserve online and pay at the counter when you collect. Available in shop from just two hours, subject to availability.
Thank you for your reservation
Your order is now being processed and we have sent a confirmation email to you at
When will my order be ready to collect?
Following the initial email, you will be contacted by the shop to confirm that your item is available for collection.
Call us on or send us an email at
Unfortunately there has been a problem with your order
Please try again or alternatively you can contact your chosen shop on or send us an email at