Self-standing Substrates

Materials and Applications

  • Inamuddin
  • Rajender Boddula
  • Abdullah M. Asiri

Part of the Engineering Materials book series (ENG.MAT.)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Katarzyna Siuzdak, Łukasz Haryński, Jakub Wawrzyniak, Piotr Kupracz, Katarzyna Grochowska
    Pages 1-56
  3. Mohd Nur Ikhmal Salehmin, Mohamad Azuwa Mohamed, Rosmahani Mohd Shah, Rozan Mohamad Yunus, Zul Adlan Mohd Hir
    Pages 57-82
  4. Mohd Hafiz Dzarfan Othman, Mohd Ridhwan Adam, Mohammad Arif Budiman Pauzan, Siti Khadijah Hubadillah, Mukhlis A. Rahman, Juhana Jaafar
    Pages 119-145
  5. Ibrahim Alarifi, Brijesh Prasad, Mohammad Kashif Uddin
    Pages 147-176
  6. Paramita Karfa, Kartick Chandra Majhi, Rashmi Madhuri
    Pages 177-209
  7. S. Wazed Ali, Satyaranjan Bairagi
    Pages 211-233
  8. Nikiwe Mhlanga, Keletso Mphahlele
    Pages 235-267
  9. Zhangpeng Li, Jingxia Huang, Jinqing Wang
    Pages 269-296
  10. Preety Ahuja, Sanjeev Kumar Ujjain
    Pages 297-326
  11. Paramita Karfa, Kartick Chandra Majhi, Rashmi Madhuri
    Pages 327-351
  12. Aneela Sabir, Tahmina Zia, Muhammad Usman, Muhammad Shafiq, Rafi Ullah Khan, Karl I. Jacob
    Pages 353-368

About this book


This book systematically describes free-standing films and self-supporting nanoarrays growing on rigid and flexible substrates, and discusses the numerous applications in electronics, energy generation and storage in detail. The chapters present the various fabrication techniques used for growing self-supporting materials on flexible and rigid substrates, and free-standing films composed of semiconductors, inorganic, polymer and carbon hybrid materials.


Thin films Free-standing substrates Self-supported nanoarrays Fabrication techniques Energy conversion & storage non-volatile memory photoelectrocatalysis wearable devices

Editors and affiliations

  • Inamuddin
    • 1
  • Rajender Boddula
    • 2
  • Abdullah M. Asiri
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Chemistry, Faculty of ScienceKing Abdulaziz UniversityJeddahSaudi Arabia
  2. 2.CAS Key Laboratory of Nanosystem and Hierarchical FabricationNational Center for Nanoscience and TechologyBeijingChina
  3. 3.Department of Chemistry, Faculty of ScienceKing Abdulaziz UniversityJeddahSaudi Arabia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-29521-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-29522-6
  • Series Print ISSN 1612-1317
  • Series Online ISSN 1868-1212
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