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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789048148738
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 12/08/2010
Series: Nato Science Series E: , #340
Edition description: Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 1997
Pages: 420
Product dimensions: 6.69(w) x 9.61(h) x 0.04(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. Introduction: Conductance is Transmission; R. Landauer. Theory: Theory of Quantum Transport in Nanowires; H. Fukuyama, et al. Two Topics Related to the Conduction Properties of Atomic Wires; N.D. Lang. Quantum Transport in Nanowires: Shape Effects, Magnetoconductance and Thermopower; E.N. Bogachek, et al. Quantum Transmission Channels in Perturbed 3D Nanowires; M. Brandbyge, K.W. Jacobsen. Calculation of the Phonon-Free Resistances of Three-Dimensional Disordered Quantum Wires; T.N. Todorov. Conductance and Mechanical Properties of Atom-Scale Metallic Contacts; J.A. Torres, et al. Nanowires: Formation Mechanisms, Size Evolution, Mechanical Reversibility, Conductance and Fluctuations; U. Landman, et al. Electronic and Doping Properties at BxCyNz Nanotubes; A. Rubio. Using Non-Equilibrium Acoustic Phonos to Probe Quantum Wires; M.P. Blencowe. Pumping of Energy into a Ballistic Quantum Ring - An Exactly Solvable Model; L.Y. Gorelik, et al. Experiments: Conductance Quantization: Metallic Nanowires: Conductance Stantistics, Stability, IV Curves, and Magnetism; J.L. Costa-Krämer et al. Metallic Nanowires: Formation and Quantized Conductance; L. Olesen, et al. Electrical Conductance and Atomic Ordering in Metallic Nanowires; A.M. Baró. Stability and Reversibility of Conductance Steps in Metallic Nanowires under Ordinary Ambience; B.E. Salisbury, R.L. Whetten. Fractionally Quantized Conductances in Ballistic Metal Nanowires and Carbon Nanotube Networks; W.A. De Heer, D. Ugarte. Conductance Quantization in Gold Nanowires at Low Temperature; H. Olin, et al. Quantized Conductance in Bismuth Nanowires at 4K; N. García, et al. ConductanceQuantization in Metals: Some Unsolved Problems; J.M. van Ruitenbeek, et al. Conductance Quantization in Fully Integrated Break Junctions at Room Temperature; C. Zhou, et al. Experiments: Nanomechanics: Mechanics on the Nanometer Scale: How is it Different from the Macrosopic Scale? U. Dürig. Mechanical Properties of Metallic Nanocontacts; G. Rubio, et al. Experiments: Other Topics: Visualizatioon of Nanocontacts Formed between macroscopic Metallic Wires Leading to Nanowires Formation; A. Correia, et al. Light Emission from Breaking Nanocontacts: Are there Hot Electrons and Cold Atoms? A. Gil, et al. Atom Wires Formed on Si Surfaces; T. Hashizume, et al. Measuring the Electrical Resistance of Molecular Wires Using Cluster-Based Nanostructures; S. Hong, et al. Quantum Vortices in Periodic and Non-Periodic One-Dimensional Lattics; A. van Oudenaarden, J.E. Mooij. Paramagnetic Currents in Mesoscopic NS Structures; A.C. Mota, et al. Technological Applications: The Effect of Nanowire Limitations on Massively Parallel Computer Architectures; C.D. Tomlinson, et al. Author Index. Subject Index.

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