Chapter 14. Oxomolybdates: From Structures to Functions in a New Era of Nanochemistry

  1. Prof. Dr. C. N. R. Rao1,
  2. Prof. Dr. h.c. mult. Achim Müller2 and
  3. Prof. Dr. A. K. Cheetham Director3
  1. Prof. Dr. h.c. mult. Achim Müller and
  2. S. Roy

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/352760247X.ch14

The Chemistry of Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Properties and Applications

The Chemistry of Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Properties and Applications

How to Cite

Müller, A. and Roy, S. (2004) Oxomolybdates: From Structures to Functions in a New Era of Nanochemistry, in The Chemistry of Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Properties and Applications (eds C. N. R. Rao, A. Müller and A. K. Cheetham), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/352760247X.ch14

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Chemistry and Physics of Materials Unit and CSIR Centre of Excellence in Chemistry, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced, Scientific Research, Jakkur P.O., Bangalore 560 064, India

  2. 2

    Faculty of Chemistry, University of Bielefeld, Postfach 10 01 31, D-33501 Bielefeld, Germany

  3. 3

    Materials Research Laboratory, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-5121, USA

Author Information

  1. Faculty of Chemistry, University of Bielefeld, Postfach 10 01 31, D-33501 Bielefeld, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 28 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527306862

Online ISBN: 9783527602476

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Keywords:

  • oxomolybdates;
  • nanochemistry;
  • nanoscaled clusters;
  • nanoporous clusters;
  • super-supramolecular chemistry

Summary

  • Introduction: Similarities between Nanotechnology in Nature and Chemistry?

  • Sizes, Shapes, and Complexity of Nano-objects are Determined by the Nature and Variety of the Constituent Building Blocks

  • Nanoscaled Clusters with Unusual Form–Function Relationships

  • Perspectives for Materials Science and Nanotechnology: En Route to Spherical-Surface, Nanoporous-Cluster, and Super-Supramolecular Chemistry Including the Option of Modelling Cell Response

  • Acknowledgments

  • References