7. Thermochromic Thin Films and Nanocomposites for Smart Glazing

  1. Ashutosh Tiwari,
  2. Ajay K. Mishra,
  3. Hisatoshi Kobayashi and
  4. Anthony P.F. Turner
  1. Russell Binions

Published Online: 21 FEB 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118311974.ch7

Intelligent Nanomaterials: Processes, Properties, and Applications

Intelligent Nanomaterials: Processes, Properties, and Applications

How to Cite

Binions, R. (2012) Thermochromic Thin Films and Nanocomposites for Smart Glazing, 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.ch7

Author Information

  1. School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary, University of London, United Kingdom

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:

  • chemical vapour deposition;
  • hybrid;
  • aerosol;
  • vanadium dioxide;
  • thermochromism;
  • optical modelling;
  • building energy use simulations;
  • energy efficient glazing

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Principles and Background Theory to Solar Control Coatings

  • Semiconductor-to-metal Transitions

  • Synthetic Techniques

  • Recent Results

  • Outlook and Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments