7. Determination of Bulk and Solution Morphologies by Transmission Electron Microscopy

  1. Prof. Dr. Krzysztof Matyjaszewski4,
  2. Prof. Dr. Yves Gnanou5 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Ludwik Leibler6,7
  1. Volker Abetz1,
  2. Richard J. Spontak2 and
  3. Yeshayahu Talmon3

Published Online: 23 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631421.ch39

Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications

Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications

How to Cite

Abetz, V., Spontak, R. J. and Talmon, Y. (2007) Determination of Bulk and Solution Morphologies by Transmission Electron Microscopy, in Macromolecular Engineering: Precise Synthesis, Materials Properties, Applications (eds K. Matyjaszewski, Y. Gnanou and L. Leibler), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527631421.ch39

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Chemistry, 4400 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA

  2. 5

    Université Bordeaux 1, Laboratoire de Chimie des Polymères Organiques, ENSCPB, 16 avenue Pey-Berland, 33607 Pessac, France

  3. 6

    Matière Molle et Chimie, UMR 167 CNRS, ESPCI, 10 rue Vauquelin, 75005 Paris, France

  4. 7

    UMR 167 CNRS-ESPCI École Supérieure de Physique et Chimie Industrielles, 10 rue Vauquelin, 75231 Paris Cedex 05, France

Author Information

  1. 1

    GKSS Research Centre Geesthacht GmbH, Institute of Polymer Research, Max-Planck-Straße 1, 21502 Geesthacht, Germany

  2. 2

    North Carolina State University, Departments of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering, Raleigh, NC 27695, USA

  3. 3

    Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Department of Chemical Engineering, 32000 Haifa, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 23 FEB 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527314461

Online ISBN: 9783527631421

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Keywords:

  • determination of bulk;
  • solution morphologies;
  • transmission electron microscopy;
  • bulk materials;
  • cryo-TEM;
  • freeze-fracture TEM;
  • transmission electron microtomography;
  • analytical electron microscopy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background of Electron Microscopy

  • Conventional TEM of Bulk Materials

  • Cryo-TEM and Freeze-fracture TEM of Solutions

  • Transmission Electron Microtomography

  • Analytical Electron Microscopy

  • Acknowledgments

  • References