This book, based on the lectures and contributions of the NATO ASI on "Functional Properties of Nanostructured Materials", gives a broad overview on its topic, as it combines basic theoretical articles, papers dealing with experimental techniques, and contributions on advanced and up-to-date applications in fields such as microelectronics, optoelectronics, electrochemistry, sensorics, and biotechnology.
Gives an up-to-date overview on the wide field of nanoscaled/nanostructured materials
Content spans the topic of nanomaterials from the very basic to advanced applications
Contains contributions from physicists, chemists, material scientists, and biologists
Applications include electronic and optoelectronic devices, data storage, electrochemistry and biotechnology
The authors represent the knowledge of some of the leading scientists from 12 countries in the field