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Nanotechnology Characterization Tools for Biosensing and Medical Diagnosis

  • Challa S.S.R. Kumar
  • Comprehensive presentation of Nanotechnology Characterization Tools for Biosensing and Medical Diagnosis

  • Eighth volume of a 40-volume series on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology included in SpringerMaterials

  • Highly application-oriented overview of modern topics of Nanotechnology Characterization Tools for Biosensing and Medical Diagnosis


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Izabella J. Jahn, Andreea I. Radu, Karina Weber, Dana Cialla-May, Juergen Popp
    Pages 1-66
  3. Guofeng Liu, Jianhui Sheng, Yanli Zhao
    Pages 67-125
  4. Jingzhe Hu, Nicholas Whiting, Pamela E. Constantinou, Mary C. Farach-Carson, Daniel D. Carson, Pratip K. Bhattacharya
    Pages 127-161
  5. Maria Paraskevaidi, Pierre L. Martin-Hirsch, Francis L. Martin
    Pages 163-211
  6. Xiaolei Peng, Bharath Bangalore Rajeeva, Daniel Teal, Yuebing Zheng
    Pages 213-247
  7. Alison J. Hobro, Nicholas I. Smith
    Pages 277-331
  8. Jen-Jie Chieh, Shu-Hsien Liao, Li-Min Wang, Kai-Wen Huang, Hong-Chang Yang, Herng-Er Horng
    Pages 367-423
  9. Yeşeren Saylan, Fatma Yılmaz, Erdoğan Özgür, Ali Derazshamshir, Nilay Bereli, Handan Yavuz et al.
    Pages 425-458
  10. Jeesu Kim, Chulhong Kim
    Pages 459-508
  11. Lingzhou Zhao, Xiangyang Shi, Jinhua Zhao
    Pages 509-535
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 579-592

About this book


Eighth volume of a 40 volume series on nanoscience and nanotechnology, edited by the renowned scientist Challa S.S.R. Kumar. This handbook gives a comprehensive overview about Nanotechnology Characterization Tools for Biosensing and Medical Diagnosis. Modern applications and state-of-the-art techniques are covered and make this volume an essential reading for research scientists in academia and industry.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Challa S.S.R. Kumar
    • 1
  1. 1.Integrated Mesoscale Architectures for Sustainable Catalysis (IMASC), Rowland Institute of ScienceHarvard UniversityCambridgeUSA

About the editors

Dr. Challa S.S.R. Kumar is currently with Harvard University as a Managing Director. He was previously the Director of Nanofabrication and Nanomaterials at the Center for Advanced Microstructures and Devices at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, USA. He is also President and CEO of Magnano Technologies and has some years of industrial R&D experience working for Imperial Chemical Industries and United Breweries. His main research interests are the development of novel synthetic methods, including those based on microfluidic reactors, for the synthesis of multifunctional nanomaterials. Dr. Kumar is the winner of the 2006 Nano 50 Technology Award for his work in magnetic-based nanoparticles for cancer imaging and treatment. He is currently the Editor-in-Chief of the international journal “Nanotechnology Reviews”. He has been editor and author of several books and journal articles, and the founding editor of the Journal of Biomedical Nanotechnology.

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