Nanotechnology and Energy

Written By Jochen Lambauer
Nanotechnology and Energy
  • Publsiher : CRC Press
  • Release : 07 September 2012
  • ISBN : 9814364061
  • Pages : 402 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Nanotechnology and Energy

Nanotechnology and Energy
  • Author : Jochen Lambauer,Alfred Voss,Ulrich Fahl
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2012-09-07
  • Total pages : 402
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : Novel breakthroughs in the cutting-edge field of nanotechnology, as a cross-sectional technology, show potential for being applied across the whole value chain of the energy sector (energy sources, energy conversion, energy distribution, energy storage, and energy use). This book gives an overview of nanotechnological applications within the value chain of ...

Emerging Nanotechnologies for Renewable Energy

Emerging Nanotechnologies for Renewable Energy
  • Author : Waqar Ahmed,Matthew Booth,Ehsan Nourafkan
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-02-16
  • Total pages : 624
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : Emerging Nanotechnologies for Renewable Energy offers a detailed overview of the benefits and applications of nanotechnology in the renewable energy sector. The book highlights recent work carried out on the emerging role of nanotechnology in renewable energy applications, ranging from photovoltaics, to battery technology and energy from waste. Written by ...

Nanotechnology for the Energy Challenge

Nanotechnology for the Energy Challenge
  • Author : Javier García-Martínez
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-05-20
  • Total pages : 664
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : With the daunting energy challenges faced by Mankind in the 21st century, revolutionary new technologies will be the key to a clean, secure and sustainable energy future. Nanostructures often have surprising and very useful capabilities and are thus paving the way for new methodologies in almost every kind of industry. ...

Nanotechnology for Energy Sustainability 3 Volume Set

Nanotechnology for Energy Sustainability  3 Volume Set
  • Author : Baldev Raj,Marcel Van de Voorde,Yashwant Mahajan
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-06-19
  • Total pages : 1316
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : In three handy volumes, this ready reference provides a detailed overview of nanotechnology as it is applied to energy sustainability. Clearly structured, following an introduction, the first part of the book is dedicated to energy production, renewable energy, energy storage, energy distribution, and energy conversion and harvesting. The second part ...

Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Through Nanotechnology

Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Through Nanotechnology
  • Author : Ling Zang
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-09-06
  • Total pages : 946
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : Reflecting the rapid growth of nanotechnology research and the potential impact of the growing energy crisis, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Through Nanotechnology provides comprehensive coverage of cutting-edge research in the energy-related fields of nanoscience and nanotechnology, which aim to improve energy efficiency and the generation of renewable energy. Energy ...

Energy Systems and Nanotechnology

Energy Systems and Nanotechnology
  • Author : Dharmendra Tripathi,R. K. Sharma
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-05-27
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : This book presents a very useful and readable collection of chapters in nanotechnologies for energy conversion, storage, and utilization, offering new results which are sure to be of interest to researchers, students, and engineers in the field of nanotechnologies and energy. Readers will find energy systems and nanotechnology very useful ...

Emerging Nanotechnologies in Rechargeable Energy Storage Systems

Emerging Nanotechnologies in Rechargeable Energy Storage Systems
  • Author : Lide M Rodriguez-Martinez,Noshin Omar
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release Date : 2017-02-06
  • Total pages : 346
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : Emerging Nanotechnologies in Rechargeable Energy Storage Systems addresses the technical state-of-the-art of nanotechnology for rechargeable energy storage systems. Materials characterization and device-modeling aspects are covered in detail, with additional sections devoted to the application of nanotechnology in batteries for electrical vehicles. In the later part of the book, safety and ...

The Nanotechnology Revolution

The Nanotechnology Revolution
  • Author : Dale A. Stirling
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-17
  • Total pages : 420
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : Nanotechnology is changing the world in a very big way, but at the atomic and sub-atomic level. Although the roots of nanotechnology can be traced back to more than a century ago, the last three decades have witnessed an explosion of nano-based technologies and products. This reference work examines the ...

Nanotechnology Safety

Nanotechnology Safety
  • Author : Ramazan Asmatulu,Waseem S. Khan
  • Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
  • Release Date : 2013-06-12
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : Nonrenewable sources of energy have been rapidly growing in recent years and research emphasis has been directed to the utilization of renewable energy sources for a cleaner and healthier environment. For over two decades, researchers have investigated many possibilities in terms of renewable energies to generate sustainable energy. Solar cells, ...

Green Nanotechnology

Green Nanotechnology
  • Author : Geoffrey B. Smith,Claes-Goran S. Granqvist
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2010-09-29
  • Total pages : 472
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : A first step in developing a clean and sustainable future is to think differently about everyday products, in particular how they influence energy use. Green Nanotechnology: Solutions for Sustainability and Energy in the Built Environment explores the science and technology of tiny structures that have a huge potential to improve ...

Nanoenergy

Nanoenergy
  • Author : Flavio Leandro de Souza,Edson Roberto Leite
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-08-30
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : Low dimensional systems have revolutionized the science and technology in several areas. However, their understanding is still a great challenge for the scientific community. Solar energy conversion devices based on nanostructured materials have shown exceptional gains in efficiency and stability. In this context, nanostructures allow an improvement of surface properties, ...

Nanophysics for Energy Efficiency

Nanophysics for Energy Efficiency
  • Author : Rui F. M. Lobo
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-07-22
  • Total pages : 73
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : This book provides a succinct account of the ways in which nano technology is being applied to improve energy efficiency. The coverage includes current scanning probe techniques for electrical energy storage, energy harvesting systems and local electrochemistry as well as emerging techniques of relevance to diverse materials and devices, including ...

Nanotechnology and Energy

Nanotechnology and Energy
  • Author : Kaufui V. Wong
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-10-03
  • Total pages : 394
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : Nanotechnology is a vibrant research area and a growing industry. The properties of nanoparticles and nanofluids are different from those of macroparticles and macrofluids because the physical and chemical properties are very dissimilar when dimensions are at the nanometer range. The first successes in using nanofluids for cooling were achieved ...

Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials for Energy

Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials for Energy
  • Author : Pierre-Camille Lacaze,Jean-Christophe Lacroix
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2021-12-07
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : The major topical and societal issues of energy transition and environmental conservation have benefited from the contribution of nanotechnologies and nanomaterials. Nanomaterials, including carbon-based newcomers, have helped to improve in particular the performance of energy storage and conversion devices. Some of these nanomaterials, including fullerenes, carbon nanotubes, nanodiamonds and carbon ...

Nanotechnology for Energy and Environmental Engineering

Nanotechnology for Energy and Environmental Engineering
  • Author : Lalita Ledwani,Jitendra S. Sangwai
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-03-12
  • Total pages : 596
  • ISBN : 9814364061
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Summary : This book examines the potential applications of nanoscience and nanotechnology to promote eco-friendly processes and techniques for energy and environment sustainability. Covering various aspects of both the synthesis and applications of nanoparticles and nanofluids for energy and environmental engineering, its goal is to promote eco-friendly processes and techniques. Accordingly, the ...