Best Books – Carbon Nanotechnology

We have compiled the list of Top 10 Best Reference Books on Carbon Nanotechnology subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges. Here is the full list of top 10 best books on Carbon Nanotechnology along with reviews.

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1. “Nanoelectronics: Nanowires, Molecular Electronics, and Nanodevices” by Krzysztof Iniewski

“Nanoelectronics: Nanowires, Molecular Electronics, and Nanodevices” Book Review: The book addresses the state of the art in nanoelectronics, covering nanowires, molecular electronics, and nanodevices. It discusses cutting-edge techniques and emerging materials such as carbon nanotubes and quantum dots. The book offers a comprehensive survey of nanofabrication options for use in next-generation technologies. It covers Electrical properties of metallic nanowires, Electromigration defect nucleation in damascene copper interconnect lines, Carbon nanotube interconnects in CMOS integrated circuits, Printed organic electronics, One-dimensional nanostructure-enabled chemical sensing, Cross-section fabrication and analysis of nanoscale device structures and complex organic electronics. It also covers Microfabrication and applications of nanoparticle-doped conductive polymers, Single-electron conductivity in organic nanostructures for transistors and memories, Synthesis of molecular bioelectronic nanostructures. Also includes topics such as Nanostructured electrode materials for advanced Li-ion batteries, Quantum-dot devices based on carbon nanotubes, Carbon nanotubes as electromechanical actuators, Low-level nanoscale electrical measurements and ESD, Nano packaging.

2. “Carbon Nanotechnology: Recent Developments in Chemistry, Physics, Materials Science and Device Applications” by Liming Dai PhD

“Carbon Nanotechnology: Recent Developments in Chemistry, Physics, Materials Science and Device Applications” Book Review: The book aims to provide a timely coverage of the recent development in the field with updated reviews and remarks. It intends to be an exposition of cutting-edge research and development. It offers an in-depth analysis of various carbon nanotechnologies from both fundamental and practical perspectives. It provides a comprehensive treatment from materials chemistry and structure-property to practical applications. It contains a concise compilation of the practical applications of carbon nanotechnologies from polymer-carbon nanocomposites to sensors, electron emitters and molecular electronics. The book is intended for experienced scientists and engineers who are working on nanotechnologies. It will also be helpful for graduate and senior undergraduate students.

3. “Carbon: The Next Silicon?: Applications” by Marc Madou
4. “Handbook of Polymer Nanocomposites. Processing, Performance and Application” by Kamal K. Kar and Jitendra K. Pandey
5. “Physical Properties Of Carbon Nanotubes” by Mildred S. Dresselhaus and Riichiro Saito
6. “Introduction to Nanoscale Science and Technology (Nanostructure Science and Technology)” by Massimiliano Ventra and James R. Heflin

“Introduction to Nanoscale Science and Technology (Nanostructure Science and Technology)” Book Review: The book is a good resource that allows students from any engineering background to quickly understand the foundations and exciting advances of the field. The book contains example problems with answers. It also contains a list of references in each chapter. The book is organized into seven sections. They cover nanoscale fabrication and characterization, cover nanolithography, self-assembly, and scanning probe microscopy. The book has an overview of nanobiotechnology that covers biomimetics, biomolecular motors and nano fluidics. The book serves as a good starting point for the study of nanoscale science and technology.

7. “Photophysics of Carbon Nanotubes Interfaced with Organic and Inorganic Materials” by Igor A. Levitsky and William B. Euler

“Photophysics of Carbon Nanotubes Interfaced with Organic and Inorganic Materials” Book Review: The book describes physical, optical and spectroscopic properties of the emerging class of nanocomposites. It covers novel trends in photophysics related to the interaction of light with various carbon nanotube composites from relatively simple CNT/small molecule assemblies to complex hybrids such as CNT/Si and CNT/DNA nanostructures in detail. The experimental results are followed with detailed discussion and scientific and technological perspective. It covers topics like Light harvesting, energy conversion, photoinduced charge separation and transport in CNT based nanohybrids. It also covers CNT/polymer composites exhibiting photoactuation and Optical spectroscopy and structure of CNT/DNA complexes. It is intended for professionals working with carbon nanotubes.

8. “Nanotechnology: An Introduction (Micro and Nano Technologies)” by Jeremy Ramsden

“Nanotechnology: An Introduction (Micro and Nano Technologies)” Book Review: The book provides an overview of the rapidly growing and developing field of nanotechnology. It focuses on key essentials and is structured around a robust anatomy of the subject. The book brings together the principles, theory and practice of nanotechnology. It gives a broad yet authoritative introduction to the possibilities and limitations of the field. Each chapter summarizes and discusses the overview of the concept. It discusses design and manufacture and applications and their impact in a wide range of nanotechnology areas. It is intended for businesses and potential investors in the technology.

9. “Characterization of Carbon Nanotube Based Composites under Consideration of Defects (Advanced Structured Materials)” by Moones Rahmandoust and Majid R. Ayatollahi

“Characterization of Carbon Nanotube Based Composites under Consideration of Defects (Advanced Structured Materials)” Book Review : The book presents the characterization methods involved with carbon nanotubes and carbon nanotube-based composites. It gives a detailed look at the computational mechanics methods like the finite element method. It gives special emphasis on studies that consider the extent to which imperfections in the structure of the nanomaterials affect their mechanical properties. It covers defects like random distribution of fibers in the composite structure, atom vacancies, perturbation and doping in the structure of individual carbon nanotubes.

10. “Understanding Carbon Nanotubes: From Basics to Applications (Lecture Notes in Physics)” by Jean-Paul Salvetat and Pascale Launois-Bernede

“Understanding Carbon Nanotubes: From Basics to Applications (Lecture Notes in Physics)” Book Review: The book presents the foundations of carbon nanotube science including the most recent developments and the prospects for technological applications. Each chapter begins with a tutorial introduction to relevant interdisciplinary topics from physics, chemistry or materials science. It summaries the essential background knowledge followed by detailed presentations of specific issues. It also includes polymorphism of carbon and the microstructure of its phases; synthesis methods and growth mechanisms. It also covers structural analysis by electron microscopy, spectroscopic methods, electronic structure, transport, mechanical and surface properties of nanotubes and composites. It is intended for students as well as experienced researchers.

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