Best Reference Books – Nano Science and Technology

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

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1. “Introduction to Nanotechnology” by Poole and Owners

“Introduction to Nanotechnology” Book Review: This book is a self confessed introduction to nanotechnology. It gives a broad and practical overview of the subject to the technical administrator and managers. It also provides the researchers who are working in different fields information on the developments in nanotechnology.

2. “Quantum Dots” by Hawrylak and Wojs

“Quantum Dots” Book Review: This book gives the basic information on the man made artificial atoms, quantum dots. The book discusses the different methods of creating quantum dots. It also discusses the mechanism involved in carrier confinement. The book also discusses the fundamental properties of the quasi zero dimensional many-electron systems. The properties include single-particle energy quantization, generalized Kohn theorem, the effects due to electron-electron and spin-orbit interactions. It also includes the properties such as magic states and the composite fermion formation in high magnetic fields and the interaction of dots with visible and far-infrared light. Experiments such as capacitance, photoluminescence and far-infrared spectroscopies are carried out on quantum dots.

3. “Handbook of Nanostructured Materials and Nanotechnology” by Nalva

“Handbook of Nanostructured Materials and Nanotechnology” Book Review: This book discusses the nanostructured materials which are considered as the fastest growing fields. Nanostructured materials can be applied on aerospace, automotive, x-ray technology, batteries, sensors, etc. The ability of these materials to change some properties on the atomic level can be a great improvement to science and technology. This book can be used by those individuals who are involved in research and development in the field. The book also provides information on industrial findings and corporate support. This book is a five-volume set book summarizing the fundamentals of nano-science.

4. “Nano Technology” by D D Ojha
5. “Nanotechnology: The Science of Small” by M A Shah and K A Shah

“Nanotechnology: The Science of Small” Book Review: This book is designed for undergraduate and graduate students in Nanotechnology or materials science. This book provides information about the sciences and technologies involved in nanotechnology. The book is written in an easy to understand language. It can also be used by active researchers as a reference. The book can be used by postgraduate students interested in Nanotechnology.

6. “Introduction to Nanoscience and Nanotechnology” by Chattopadhyay K K

“Introduction to Nanoscience and Nanotechnology” Book Review: This book gives an introduction to Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. The book is designed for the students of M.Sc(Physics) and M.Tech(nanotechnology). In recent years, the study of nanostructure has become an important part in many science and engineering disciplines. Nanoscience and nanotechnology can be applied in biotechnology, electronics, integrated circuits etc. The book gives an emphasis on the concepts of nanomaterials. It is provided with diagrams and illustrations. The book includes modern applications that can be applied to in the modern world. Research scholars can also use this book as a reference.

7. “Nano Materials” by A K Bandyopadhyay

“Nano Materials” Book Review: This book gives an idea about nano materials. The book is designed for students of undergraduates and postgraduates. It can also be used by scientists and technologists. The first chapter deals with quantum mechanics. The book gives information on how the different types of nano materials are made in two chapters. Three chapters in the book gives an idea about the most important magnetic, electronic and optical properties of nano materials. The book provides insights on the research work of nanoscience and technology. The final chapter provides information on novel techniques such as sol-gel, nano-optics, nano-magnetics and nano-electronics. The book is updated with some corrections/omissions.

8. “Advanced Dictionary Of Nano-Science and Nano Technology” by Rajeev Verma
9. “Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology” by Eric Drexler

“Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology” Book Review: This book will discuss the new age of nanotechnology. The book gives an in-depth knowledge of nanotechnology. It also discusses the inexpensive control of the structure. Nanotechnology can also be applied in various fields such as medicine, economy, and environment. The book discusses use of nanotechnology for future use.

10. “Nanotechnology: Fundamentals and Applications” by Manasi Karkare

“Nanotechnology: Fundamentals and Applications” Book Review: This book discusses the potential of nanotechnology which plays a vast role in every field of both science and daily life. This book is designed for students of all engineering branches. The book provides a basic concept of the fundamentals of nanotechnology. It deals with nanotechnology, tools and techniques, nanomaterials, nanocomputers. It also deals with the risks related with the use of nanotechnology and its relationship with the environment. The book also discusses the applications of nanotechnology such as textiles, solar power, electronics, etc. It also includes space exploration and communication. The book can also be used by researchers as a reference.

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