Chapter 5. Oxide Nanoparticles

  1. Prof. Dr. C. N. R. Rao2,
  2. Prof. Dr. h.c. mult. Achim Müller3 and
  3. Prof. Dr. A. K. Cheetham Director4
  1. R. Seshadri

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/352760247X.ch5

The Chemistry of Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Properties and Applications

The Chemistry of Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Properties and Applications

How to Cite

Seshadri, R. (2004) Oxide Nanoparticles, 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.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    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. 3

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

  3. 4

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

Author Information

  1. Materials Department, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-5050, USA

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:

  • oxide nanoparticles;
  • magnetite particles

Summary

  • Introduction

  • Magnetite Particles in Nature

  • Routes for the Preparation of Isolated Oxide Nanoparticles

    • Hydrolysis

    • Oxidation

    • Thermolysis

    • Metathesis

    • Solvothermal Methods

      • Oxidation

      • Hydrolysis

      • Thermolysis

  • Prospects

  • Acknowledgments

  • References