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  • Homo Deus

    A Brief History of Tomorrow

    by Yuval Noah Harari

    **THE MILLION COPY BESTSELLER**Sapiens showed us where we came from. In uncertain times, Homo Deus shows us where we're going.'Homo Deus will shock you. It will entertain you. It will make you think in ways you had not thought before' Daniel Kahneman, bestselling author of Thinking, Fast and SlowYuval Noah Harari envisions a near future in which we face a new set of challenges. <e... ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Money

    Vintage Minis

    by Yuval Noah Harari

    series Vintage Minis
    Selected from the books Sapiens and Homo Deus by Yuval Noah HarariHow did money come to be invented? Why does it now have such significance in our lives? Does it make us happier or unhappier? And what does the future hold for it? With brilliant clarity and insight, Yuval Noah Harari takes the reader on a journey from the very first coins through to 21st century economics and shows us how we are ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD

  • Nanomaterials in Daily Life

    Compounds, Synthesis, Processing and Commercialization

    by Zhypargul Abdullaeva

    This book describes nanomaterials used and existing in the environment, food industry and packaging, health care products and cosmetics, housekeeping, nanomaterials for cleaning purposes, architectural building products, medicine, clothing and textile, smart electronics and sensors. Each chapter provides basic knowledge on synthesis of nanomaterials by biological approaches. Fundamental terms are ... Read more

    $152.12 AUD

  • Design, Synthesis and Applications of One-Dimensional Chalcogenide Hetero-Nanostructures

    Novel Metal Sulfide Hetero-Nanorods for Enhancing Solar Energy Conversion

    by Tao-Tao Zhuang

    series Springer Theses
    This thesis focuses on the design and synthesis of novel one-dimensional colloidal chalcogenide hetero-nanostructures for enhancing solar energy conversion applications. Semiconducting nanomaterials are particular attractive for energy conversion due to the quantum confinement effects dictating their unique optical and electronic properties. Steering the photo-induced charge-flow based on unique ... Read more

    $152.12 AUD

  • Solar Cells Based on Colloidal Nanocrystals

    by Holger Borchert

    series Springer Series in Materials Science #196
    This book presents a new system of solar cells. Colloidal nanocrystals possess many physical and chemical properties which can be manipulated by advanced control over structural features like the particle size. One application field is photovoltaics where colloidal semiconductor nanocrystals are explored as components of photo-active layers which can be produced from liquid media, often in ... Read more

    $152.12 AUD

  • Biophysics of Skin and Its Treatments

    Structural, Nanotribological, and Nanomechanical Studies

    by Bharat Bhushan

    series Biological and Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering
    This book provides a comprehensive overview of the structural, nanotribological and nanomechanical properties of skin with and without cream treatment as a function of operating environment. The biophysics of skin as the outer layer covering human or animal body is discussed as a complex biological structure. Skin cream is used to improve skin health and create a smooth, soft, and flexible surface ... Read more

    $152.12 AUD

  • New Frontiers in Nanochemistry: Concepts, Theories, and Trends

    Volume 3: Sustainable Nanochemistry

    by Mihai V. Putz

    The final volume of this new innovative and informative three-volume set explains and explores the essential basic and advanced concepts from various areas within the nanosciences. This volume primarily focuses on increasing awareness of sustainable nanochemistry, meaning the social and economic impact of nanochemistry, in order to mitigate ecological resource depletion and to promote the ... Read more

    $75.01 AUD

  • An Overview of High-energy Ball Milled Nanocrystalline Aluminum Alloys

    by Rajeev Kumar Gupta and 2 more

    series SpringerBriefs in Materials
    This book presents a comprehensive overview of the nanocrystalline Al based alloys as prepared using high-energy ball milling (HEBM). It discusses the influence of HEBM parameters on grain refinement and examines methods for the consolidation of nanocrystalline Al powders; further, it reviews the effects of various processing parameters on the final microstructure and the impact of microstructure ... Read more

    $81.06 AUD

  • Advances in Functional Micro-/Nanoimaging Probes

    by Zhe Liu

    series Engineering Materials
    This book highlights the latest advances in functional micro/nano imaging probes and their applications for biomedical imaging and therapy. Given the rapid emergence of transdisciplinary research and applications in materials, chemical probes and translational medicine in recent years, scientists in these areas are expected to keep up to date on the latest technologies and advances to promote ... Read more

    $152.12 AUD

  • Three-Dimensional Nanoarchitectures

    Designing Next-Generation Devices

    by Weilie Zhou and 1 more

    Devices built from three-dimensional nanoarchitectures offer a number of advantages over those based on thin-film technology, such as larger surface area to enhance the sensitivity of sensors, to collect more sunlight to improve the efficiency of solar cells, and to supply higher density emitters for increased resolution in flat panel displays. Three-dimensional nanoscale assembly has already been ... Read more

    $215.15 AUD

  • Anisotropic Nanomaterials

    Preparation, Properties, and Applications

    by Quan Li

    series NanoScience and Technology
    In this book anisotropic one-dimensional and two-dimensional nanoscale building blocks and their assembly into fascinating and qualitatively new functional structures embracing both hard and soft components are explained. Contributions from leading experts regarding important aspects like synthesis, assembly, properties and applications of the above materials are compiled into a reference book. ... Read more

    $197.11 AUD

  • Design and Realization of Novel GaAs Based Laser Concepts

    by Tim David Germann

    series Springer Theses
    Semiconductor heterostructures represent the backbone for an increasing variety of electronic and photonic devices, for applications including information storage, communication and material treatment, to name but a few. Novel structural and material concepts are needed in order to further push the performance limits of present devices and to open up new application areas.This thesis demonstrates ... Read more

    $134.19 AUD

  • Surface Science Techniques

    by Gianangelo Bracco and 1 more

    series Springer Series in Surface Sciences
    The book describes the experimental techniques employed to study surfaces and interfaces. The emphasis is on the experimental method. Therefore all chapters start with an introduction of the scientific problem, the theory necessary to understand how the technique works and how to understand the results. Descriptions of real experimental setups, experimental results at different systems are given ... Read more

    $197.11 AUD

  • Modern Problems of Molecular Physics

    Selected Reviews from the 7th International Conference “Physics of Liquid Matter: Modern Problems”, Kyiv, Ukraine, May 27 ̶ 31, 2016

    by Leonid A. Bulavin and 1 more

    series Springer Proceedings in Physics #197
    This book presents a collection of selected lectures discussing current problems in molecular physics and reviews the main cutting-edge advances in condensed and soft matter physics. It offers deep insights and a powerful basis for scientists and engineers to study complicated problems in physics, chemistry, biology, and medicine. The unification of experimental, theoretical, and computational ... Read more

    $332.19 AUD

  • Self-Assembly of Nanostructures

    The INFN Lectures, Vol. III

    by Stefano Bellucci

    series Lecture Notes in Nanoscale Science and Technology #12
    This is the third volume in a series of books on selected topics in Nanoscale Science and Technology based on lectures given at the well-known Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN) schools of the same name. The present set of notes stems in particular from the participation and dedication of prestigious lecturers, such as Nunzio Motta, Fulvia Patella, Alexandr Toropov, and Anna Sgarlata. ... Read more

    $161.14 AUD

  • Nanotribology and Nanomechanics

    An Introduction

    by Bharat Bhushan

    This textbook and comprehensive reference source and serves as a timely, practical introduction to the principles of nanotribology and nanomechanics.This 4th edition has been completely revised and updated, concentrating on the key measurement techniques, their applications, and theoretical modeling of interfaces. It provides condensed knowledge of the field from the mechanics and materials ... Read more

    $188.09 AUD

  • Macroscopic Matter Wave Interferometry

    by Stefan Nimmrichter

    series Springer Theses
    Matter‐wave interferometry is a promising and successful way to explore truly macroscopic quantum phenomena and probe the validity of quantum theory at the borderline to the classic world. Indeed, we may soon witness quantum superpositions with nano to micrometer-sized objects. Yet, venturing deeper into the macroscopic domain is not only an experimental but also a theoretical endeavour: new ... Read more

    $143.10 AUD

  • Portable Chemical Sensors

    Weapons Against Bioterrorism

    by Dimitrios P. Nikolelis

    series NATO Science for Peace and Security Series A: Chemistry and Biology
    Biosensors are making a large impact in environmental, food, biomedical, and other applications. In comparison to standard analytical detection methods, such as minimal sample preparation and handling, they offer advantages including real time detection, rapid detection of the analytes of concern, use of non-skilled personnel, and portability. The aim of this book is to focus on research related ... Read more

    $188.09 AUD

  • Advances in Neuromorphic Memristor Science and Applications

    by Robert Kozma and 2 more

    series Springer Series in Cognitive and Neural Systems #4
    Physical implementation of the memristor at industrial scale sparked the interest from various disciplines, ranging from physics, nanotechnology, electrical engineering, neuroscience, to intelligent robotics. As any promising new technology, it has raised hopes and questions; it is an extremely challenging task to live up to the high expectations and to devise revolutionary and feasible future ... Read more

    $296.11 AUD

  • Size Effects in Nanostructures

    Basics and Applications

    by Lucica Miu and 1 more

    series Springer Series in Materials Science #205
    The influence of size effects on the properties of nanostructures is subject of this book. Size and interfacial effects in oxides, semiconductors, magnetic and superconducting nanostructures, from very simple to very complex, are considered. The most general meaning is assumed for size effects, including not only the influence of a reduced dimension/dimensionality, but also specific interfacial ... Read more

    $161.14 AUD

  • Nanotechnology in a Nutshell

    From Simple to Complex Systems

    by Christian Ngô and 1 more

    A new high-level book for professionals from Atlantis Press providing an overview of nanotechnologies now and their applications in a broad variety of fields, including information and communication technologies, environmental sciences and engineering, societal life, and medicine, with provision of customized treatments.The book shows where nanotechnology is now - a fascinating time when the ... Read more

    $143.10 AUD

  • Single-Molecule Electronics

    An Introduction to Synthesis, Measurement and Theory

    by Manabu Kiguchi

    This book presents a multidisciplinary approach to single-molecule electronics. It includes a complete overview of the field, from the synthesis and design of molecular candidates to the prevalent experimental techniques, complemented by a detailed theoretical description. This all-inclusive strategy provides the reader with the much-needed perspective to fully understand the far-reaching ... Read more

    $152.12 AUD

  • Supramolecular Amphiphiles

    by Xi Zhang

    An amphiphile is a molecule that contains a hydrophilic part and a hydrophobic part, linked by covalent bonding. Supramolecular amphiphiles (supra-amphiphiles) are amphiphiles linked by non-covalent interactions. As they employ non-covalent interactions, these species demonstrate adaptability and reversibility in conformational transformation, making them one of the most important emerging species ... Read more

    $237.81 AUD

  • Nuclear Radiation Nanosensors and Nanosensory Systems

    by Paata J. Kervalishvili and 1 more

    series NATO Science for Peace and Security Series B: Physics and Biophysics
    This collection of selected review papers focuses on topics such as digital radiation sensors and nanosensory systems for nanotechnology applications and integrated X-ray/PET/CT detectors; nanophosphors and nanocrystal quantum dots as X-ray radiation sensors; the luminescence efficiency of CdSe/ZnS QD and UV-induced luminescence efficiency distribution; investigations devoted to the quantum and ... Read more

    $98.11 AUD