Taking you to the forefront of the emerging field of Nanofluidics, this cutting-edge book details the physics and applications of fluid flow in nanometer scale channels. You gain a solid understanding of the fundamental aspects of transport processes and force interactions in microscale. Moreover, this unique resource presents the latest research on nanoscale transport phenomena. You find a comprehensive overview of fabrication technologies for nanotachnologies, including detailed technology recipes and parameters. The book concludes with a look at future trends and the likely directions this new field will take.
|Publisher:||Artech House, Incorporated|
|Product dimensions:||7.10(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.70(d)|
Table of Contents
Introduction - What is Nanofluidics? Impacts and Potentials of Nanofluidics. Organization of the Book. Fundamentals of Mass Transport in Nanoscale - Force Interaction in Nanoscale. Continuum Limit and Slip Conditions. Ion Transport in Nanochannels. Capillary Effects in Nanochannels. Fabrication Technologies for Nanochannels - Planar Nanochannels. Top-Down Nanopatterning. 1D Network of Square Nanochannels. High Aspect Ratio Nanochannels and Nanopore. Applications of Nanofluidics - Preconcentration and Separation of Ions and Biomolecules. Single Molecule Electronics. Other Applications. Outlook.