6. Nanomaterials Synthesis

  1. John N. Lalena1,
  2. David A. Cleary2,
  3. Everett E. Carpenter3 and
  4. Nancy F. Dean4

Published Online: 30 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470191576.ch6

Inorganic Materials Synthesis and Fabrication

Inorganic Materials Synthesis and Fabrication

How to Cite

Lalena, J. N., Cleary, D. A., Carpenter, E. E. and Dean, N. F. (2008) Nanomaterials Synthesis, in Inorganic Materials Synthesis and Fabrication, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470191576.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Maryland, University College-Europe, USA

  2. 2

    Gonzaga University, USA

  3. 3

    Virginia Commonwealth University, USA

  4. 4

    Formerly, Honeywell Electronic Materials, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2007
  2. Published Print: 18 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471740049

Online ISBN: 9780470191576



  • nanoscaled materials;
  • gold nanoparticles suspension;
  • extremely fine and loosely packed crystalline deposits


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Top-Down Methods for Fabrication of Nanocrystalline Materials

  • Bottom-Up Methods for Synthesis of Nanostructured Solids

  • References