1447 books (73 pages) in this category
by Setton, Ralph
The unexpected recent discovery and synthesis of a new form of elemental carbon has initiated an abundance of papers on all aspects of the chemistry and physics of the carbon family. Carbon Molecules and Materials takes stock of the current ...eBook
by Gogotsi, Yury
<b>First Self-Contained Source Entirely Dedicated to Nanocarbons </b> <p>Carbon nanotubes (CNTs) attract a good deal of attention for their electronic, mechanical, optical, and chemical characteristics. But nanostructured carbons are not ...eBook
by Terranova, Maria Letizia
<P>Research in adsorption of gases by carbon nanomaterials has experienced considerable growth in recent years, with increasing interest for practical applications. Many research groups are now producing or using such materials for gas ...eBook
by Sattler, Klaus D.
<P>The <STRONG>Carbon Nanomaterials Sourcebook</STRONG> contains extensive, interdisciplinary coverage of carbon nanomaterials, encompassing the full scope of the field-from physics, chemistry, and materials science to molecular biology, ...eBook
by Gao, Chao
The purpose of this book is to summarize the basic chemical aspects for obtaining multifunctional carbon nanotube-based polymer composites, but also to highlight some of the most remarkable advances that occurred in the field during the last ...eBook
Vibration, Buckling and Balistic Impact
by Isaac Elishakoff, Kevin Dujat, Giuseppe Muscolino & others
<p>The main properties that make carbon nanotubes (CNTs) a promising technology for many future applications are: extremely high strength, low mass density, linear elastic behavior, almost perfect geometrical structure, and nanometer scale ...eBook
by Zhang, Qing
<P>This book overviews the current status of research and development activities of CNTs in nanodevices, nanomaterials, or nanofabrication. This book presents 15 state-of-the-art review articles that cover CNT synthesis technologies for growing ...eBook
by Ma, Peng-Cheng
<P>Discovered in the twentieth century, carbon nanotubes (CNT) were an integral part of science and industry by the beginning of the twenty first century, revolutionizing chemistry, physics, and materials science. More recent advances in carbon ...eBook
by Haghi, A. K.
<P>This book presents the diversity of recent advances in carbon nanotubes from a broad perspective that will be useful for scientists as well as for graduate students and engineers. Presenting leading-edge research in this dynamic field, this ...eBook
From Energy to Materials
by Pierre Delhaes
<p>Carbon solids have been utilized by man since prehistoric times, first as a source of heat and then for other purposes; these are used as key markers for different civilizations. The essential role played by the use of coal mines during the ...eBook
by Srivastava, Ashok
<P>Discovery of one-dimensional material carbon nanotubes in 1991 by the Japanese physicist Dr. Sumio Iijima has resulted in voluminous research in the field of carbon nanotubes for numerous applications, including possible replacement of ...eBook
Design and Applications
by Liming Dai
<p>Offering comprehensive coverage of this hot topic, this two-volume handbook and ready reference treats a wide range of important aspects, from synthesis and catalytic properties of carbon materials to their applications as metal-free ...eBook
by Haruyama, Junji
<P>Superconductors (SCs) are attractive materials in all respects for any community. They provide a deep insight into the physical properties of the condensed matters and also have useful applications as ultra-low-power-dissipation systems that ...eBook
by Fleet, Michael E.
<P>This book introduces recent advances in understanding the crystal structure of carbonate hydroxylapatite (also known as bone mineral), which forms the hard tissue of bones and teeth. Bone mineral is the reservoir for carbon dioxide in the ...eBook
by Rajkishore Nayak & Saminathan Ratnapandian
<p>Proper care and maintenance of textile materials is essential in prolonging their durability and appearance. This books describes methods of care and maintenance for textile products, focusing on types of laundering and dry-cleaning ...eBook
by Carraher Jr., Charles E.
<P>Updated to reflect a growing focus on green chemistry in the scientific community and in compliance with the American Chemical Society's Committee on Professional Training guidelines, <STRONG>Carraher's Polymer Chemistry, Eighth ...eBook
by Carraher Jr., Charles E.
<P>Most of the advancements in communication, computers, medicine, and air and water purity are linked to macromolecules and a fundamental understanding of the principles that govern their behavior. These fundamentals are explored in ...eBook
by Charles E. Carraher Jr.
<p><em><strong>Carraher's Polymer Chemistry, Tenth Edition</strong></em> integrates the core areas of polymer science. Along with updating of each chapter, newly added content reflects the growing applications in Biochemistry, Biomaterials, and ...eBook
by Clemitson, I.R.
Currently, raw material suppliers are the sole providers of polyurethane processing information. In most cases, they give instruction only on how to mix products and do not always include an explanation of the accompanying logic as to why these ...eBook
by Clemitson, I.R.
<STRONG>Castable Polyurethane Elastomers</STRONG> is a practical guide to the production of castable polyurethane articles, from simple doorstops to complex items used in the military and nuclear industries. The book shows the progression from ...eBook