1. Introduction

  1. Kathy Lu

Published Online: 5 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118408995.ch1

Nanoparticulate Materials: Synthesis, Characterization, and Processing

Nanoparticulate Materials: Synthesis, Characterization, and Processing

How to Cite

Lu, K. (2012) Introduction, in Nanoparticulate Materials: Synthesis, Characterization, and Processing, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118408995.ch1

Author Information

  1. Materials Science and Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 OCT 2012
  2. Published Print: 15 OCT 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118291429

Online ISBN: 9781118408995

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Keywords:

  • nanoscale science and technology;
  • nanoparticle synthesis, characterization/assembly/processing;
  • nanostructured ceramic materials, brittle to ductile;
  • nanoparticle magnetic behavior, and hysteresis;
  • nondestructive characterization, needed but lacking

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview

  • Nanoparticle-Based Materials

  • Unique Characteristics

  • Properties

  • Key Scientific and Technical Challenges

  • Applications

  • Processing Overview

  • Summary

  • Questions

  • References