Synthesis and application of nanoparticles have been often reported by researchers in material science, chemistry and physics. While nanoparticles themselves are well known to exhibit fascinating characteristics. interest in their improvement and promotion is now turning to the hybridization of organic and/or inorganic nano-materials. Although nano-level hybridization is an outstandingly novel and original technique, it encounters many difficulties to achieving the desired industrial application. To thoroughly review the research in this field, this book focuses on the synthesis, characterization and process of nano-hybrid materials, including nanoparticles and ultra-thin films.
It elucidates the fundamental aspects of nano-hybrid materials in the synthesis procedure, characterization, and processes with selected examples, from both the basic science and the engineering appications points of view. In fact, this is the first comprehensive compilation of new advances that covers the current status and topics of new synthetic information of nano-hybrid materials composed of organic and/or inorganic materials at the nano-meter level, in one volume. As such, the book provides a unique source of information and guidance for specialists and non-specialists alike.
Nanohybridization of Nanoparticles.- Nanohybridized Synthesis of Metal Nanoparticles and Their Organization.- Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Liquid Crystals: Innovation Toward "Suprahybrid Material".- Polymer-Assisted Composites of Trimetallic Nanoparticles with a Three-Layered Core-Shell Structure for Catalyses.- Fabrication of Organic Nanocrystals and Novel NanoHybrid Materials.- Nanohybridized Thin Films.- Polymer Nanoassemblies and Their Nanohybridization with Metallic Nanoparticles.- Single Molecular Film for Recognizing Biological Molecular Interaction: DNA-Protein Interaction and Enzyme Reaction.- Nanohybridized Fine Porous Materials.- Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Mesoporous Silica.- Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Zeolites Containing Organic Frameworks.- Characterization and Process of Nanohybridized Materials.- Characterization of Metal Proteins.- Electron Microscopy Characterization of Hybrid Metallic Nanomaterials.- Supercritical Hydrothermal Synthesis of Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Nanoparticles.