2. Layer-by-Layer Processed Multilayers: Challenges and Opportunities

  1. Prof. Gero Decher2 and
  2. Prof. Joseph B. Schlenoff3
  1. Michael F. Rubner and
  2. Robert E. Cohen

Published Online: 21 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527646746.ch2

Multilayer Thin Films: Sequential Assembly of Nanocomposite Materials, Second Edition

Multilayer Thin Films: Sequential Assembly of Nanocomposite Materials, Second Edition

How to Cite

Rubner, M. F. and Cohen, R. E. (2012) Layer-by-Layer Processed Multilayers: Challenges and Opportunities, in Multilayer Thin Films: Sequential Assembly of Nanocomposite Materials, Second Edition (eds G. Decher and J. B. Schlenoff), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527646746.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Université de Strasbourg, Insitut Charles Sadron, UPR 22, 23, rue du Loess, 67034 Strasbourg Cedex 2, France

  2. 3

    Florida State University, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 95 Chieftan Way, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4390, USA

Author Information

  1. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Departments of Materials Science and Engineering and Chemical Engineering, 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 9 MAY 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527316489

Online ISBN: 9783527646746

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Keywords:

  • nanochannel LBL assembly;
  • cell-based multilayers;
  • enhanced mechanical properties;
  • structural color;
  • capillary condensation;
  • spray assembly

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Fundamental Challenges and Opportunities

  • Technological Challenges and Opportunities

  • The Path Forward

  • References