Chapter 1. Synthetic Approaches to Metallic Nanomaterials

  1. Dr. Challa S. S. R. Kumar3,
  2. Prof. Dr. Josef Hormes3 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Carola Leuschner4
  1. Ryan Richards1 and
  2. Helmut Bönnemann2

Published Online: 12 APR 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527603476.ch1

Nanofabrication Towards Biomedical Applications: Techniques, Tools, Applications, and Impact

Nanofabrication Towards Biomedical Applications: Techniques, Tools, Applications, and Impact

How to Cite

Richards, R. and Bönnemann, H. (2005) Synthetic Approaches to Metallic Nanomaterials, in Nanofabrication Towards Biomedical Applications: Techniques, Tools, Applications, and Impact (eds C. S. S. R. Kumar, J. Hormes and C. Leuschner), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527603476.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Center for Advanced Microstructures and Devices, Louisiana State University, 6980 Jefferson Highway, Baton Rouge, LA 70806, USA

  2. 4

    Reproductive Biotechnology Laboratory, Pennington Biomedical Research Centre, Louisiana State University, 6400 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70808, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    International University Bremen, Campus-Ring 8, Res III, 116, 28759 Bremen, Germany

  2. 2

    Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung, Heterogene Katalyse, Kaiser-Wilhelm-Platz 1, D-45470 Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 APR 2005
  2. Published Print: 20 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527311156

Online ISBN: 9783527603473

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Keywords:

  • nanofabrication;
  • biomedical applications;
  • synthetic approaches to metallic nanomaterials;
  • wet chemical preparations;
  • electrochemical synthesis;
  • particle size separations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Wet Chemical Preparations

  • Reducing Agents

  • Electrochemical Synthesis

  • Decomposition of Low-Valency Transition Metal Complexes

  • Particle Size Separations

  • Potential Applications in Materials Science