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Author(s)Tapan K Sau
PublisherJohn Wiley
Publish YearJanuary 2012


The past few years have witnessed the development of non–spherical metal nanoparticles with complex morphologies, which offer tremendous potential in materials science, chemistry, physics and medicine. Covering all important aspects and techniques of preparation and characterization of metal nanoparticles with controlled morphology and architecture, this book provides a sound overview – from the basics right up to recent developments. Renowned research scientists from all over the world present the existing knowledge in the field, covering theory and modeling, synthesis and properties of these nanomaterials. By emphasizing the underlying concepts and principles in detail, this book enables researchers to fully recognize the future research scope and the application potential of the complex–shaped metal nanoparticles, inspiring further research in this field. Reviews “ Complex–shaped Metal Nanoparticles: Bottom–Up Syntheses and Applications is an extremely useful reference, whether the reader is interested in synthesis, application or theory of complex–shaped nanoparticles." From Platninum Metal Reviews.