1. Synthesis, Characterization, and Self-assembly of Colloidal Quantum Dots

  1. Ashutosh Tiwari,
  2. Ajay K. Mishra,
  3. Hisatoshi Kobayashi and
  4. Anthony P.F. Turner
  1. Saim M. Emin1,
  2. Alexandre Loukanov2,
  3. Surya P. Singh1,
  4. Seiichiro Nakabayashi3 and
  5. Liyuan Han1

Published Online: 21 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118311974.ch1

Intelligent Nanomaterials: Processes, Properties, and Applications

Intelligent Nanomaterials: Processes, Properties, and Applications

How to Cite

Emin, S. M., Loukanov, A., Singh, S. P., Nakabayashi, S. and Han, L. (2012) Synthesis, Characterization, and Self-assembly of Colloidal Quantum Dots, in Intelligent Nanomaterials: Processes, Properties, and Applications (eds A. Tiwari, A. K. Mishra, H. Kobayashi and A. P.F. Turner), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118311974.ch1

Author Information

  1. 1

    Advanced Photovoltaics Center, National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Tsukuba, Japan

  2. 2

    Laboratory of Engineering Nanobiotechnology, University of Mining and Geology, Sofia, Bulgaria

  3. 3

    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Saitama University, Saitama, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 FEB 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470938799

Online ISBN: 9781118311974

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Keywords:

  • colloidal quantum dot;
  • self-assembly;
  • surface functionalization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Size-dependent Optical Properties of Quantum Dots

  • Procedures for Synthesis of Colloidal Quantum Dots

  • Types of Semiconductor Quantum Dots

  • Surface Functionalization of Quantum Dots

  • Conclusions