Chapter 16. Recent Developments in the Chemistry and Chemical Applications of Porous Silicon

  1. Prof. Dr. C. N. R. Rao3,
  2. Prof. Dr. h.c. mult. Achim Müller4 and
  3. Prof. Dr. A. K. Cheetham Director5
  1. J. M. Schmeltzer1 and
  2. J. M. Buriak2

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/352760247X.ch16

The Chemistry of Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Properties and Applications

The Chemistry of Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Properties and Applications

How to Cite

Schmeltzer, J. M. and Buriak, J. M. (2004) Recent Developments in the Chemistry and Chemical Applications of Porous Silicon, 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.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 3

    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. 4

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

  3. 5

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Chemistry, Purdue University, 560 Oval Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2084, USA

  2. 2

    National Institute of Nanotechnology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, T6G 2V4, Canada

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:

  • porous silicon;
  • porous silicon substrates;
  • porous silicon surfaces;
  • bioactive porous silicon;
  • micro enzyme reactors (µIMERS);
  • total analysis systems (µTAS);
  • porous silicon sensors;
  • explosive porous silicon;
  • silicon mass spectrometry (DIOS-MS)

Summary

  • Introduction

  • Preparation and Characterization of Porous Silicon Substrates

  • Surface Chemistry of Porous Silicon Surfaces

  • Chemical Applications Based on Porous Silicon

    • Bioactive Porous Silicon

    • Micro Enzyme Reactors (µIMERS) and Total Analysis Systems (µTAS)

    • Porous Silicon Sensors

    • Explosive Porous Silicon

    • Desorption/Ionization on Silicon Mass Spectrometry (DIOS-MS)

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgments

  • References