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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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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  • Definition of Nanoparticle 3. Definition of Nanoparticle 37.837837837837839
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  • Size is a Material Property? 4. Size is a Material Property? 75.342008675342015
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  • Unique Characteristics of Nanoparticles 6. Unique Characteristics of Nano… 229.39606272939608
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  • Examples of Unusual Properties 7. Examples of Unusual Properties 321.58825492158826
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  • Wulff Crystal Shapes 26. Wulff Crystal Shapes 1311.1111111111111
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  • Altered Lattice Constants 30. Altered Lattice Constants 1595.4287620954287
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  • Outline 31. Outline 1623.2232232232234
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  • Optical Properties 32. Optical Properties 1634.1007674341008
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  • Outline 47. Outline 2973.7404070737407
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  • Electrical Properties 48. Electrical Properties 2980.5472138805471
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  • Surface Scattering 49. Surface Scattering 3086.252919586253
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  • Surface Scattering 50. Surface Scattering 3144.577911244578
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  • Outline 51. Outline 3191.257924591258
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  • Potential Health Concerns 52. Potential Health Concerns 3202.5358692025361
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  • Potential Health Concerns 53. Potential Health Concerns 3300.4004004004005
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