Metal Clusters and Nanoalloys

From Modeling to Applications

  • Marcelo Mario Mariscal
  • Oscar Alejandro Oviedo
  • Ezequiel Pedro Marcos Leiva

Part of the Nanostructure Science and Technology book series (NST)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Recent Advances in High Resolution Electron Microscopy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Sergio Mejía-Rosales, Miguel José-Yacamán
      Pages 3-26
  3. Electron Structure, Optics, and Magnetism

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 27-27
    2. Alessandro Fortunelli, Giovanni Barcaro
      Pages 29-79
    3. René Fournier, Satya Bulusu
      Pages 81-103
    4. Christian F. A. Negre, Cristián G. Sánchez
      Pages 105-157
    5. R. Garibay-Alonso, J. Dorantes-Dávila, G. M. Pastor
      Pages 159-191
  4. Thermodynamics and Kinetics Using Semiempirical Approaches

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193
    2. Riccardo Ferrando
      Pages 195-214
    3. Francesca Baletto
      Pages 243-273
    4. Jimena A. Olmos-Asar, Marcelo M. Mariscal
      Pages 275-304
    5. Oscar A. Oviedo, Ezequiel P. M. Leiva
      Pages 305-350
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 351-358

About this book


Metallic nanoparticles are promising materials due to their potential applications to a wide array of disciplines ranging from novel building materials to medicine. This book is the first of its kind, focusing solely on the most advanced theoretical techniques to model and simulate metallic clusters and nanoparticles. It includes a summary of the current state of research on metallic nanoparticles, detailed explanations of why and how these tools help experimentalists, and cutting edge contributions from renowned experts in the field from around the globe.


Catalysis Metal Clusters Nanoalloys Nanoparticles Nanotechnology

Authors and affiliations

  • Marcelo Mario Mariscal
    • 1
  • Oscar Alejandro Oviedo
    • 2
  • Ezequiel Pedro Marcos Leiva
    • 3
  1. 1.Universidad Nacional de CórdobaCórdobaArgentina
  2. 2.Universidad Nacional de CórdobaCórdobaArgentina
  3. 3.Universidad Nacional de CórdobaCórdobaArgentina

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