An Introduction to Nanoparticles and Nanostructures

By Sebastien Maeder1, NACK Network2

1. Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA 2. Nanotechnology Applications and Career Knowledge (NACK) Network

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Abstract

Outline

  • Definition and Examples
  • Physical Properties
    • Size
    • CrystalStructure
    • Melting Point
    • Mechanical Strength
  • Optical Properties
    • Surface Plasmons
    • Quantum Confinement Effects
  • Electrical Properties
  • Health Concerns

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The Nanotechnology Applications and Career Knowledge (NACK) Network

Funded, in part, by a grant from the National Science Foundation. DUE 1205105

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Researchers should cite this work as follows:

  • Sebastien Maeder, NACK Network (2015), "An Introduction to Nanoparticles and Nanostructures," http://nanohub.org/resources/22248.

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