Metal Oxide Nanomaterials for Chemical Sensors

  • Michael A. Carpenter
  • Sanjay Mathur
  • Andrei Kolmakov

Part of the Integrated Analytical Systems book series (ANASYS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Understanding, Characterization and Synthesis of Modern Metal Oxide Nanomaterials

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Junguang Tao, Matthias Batzill
      Pages 35-67
    3. Valery Krivetskiy, Marina Rumyantseva, Alexander Gaskov
      Pages 69-115
    4. Lisheng Wang, Perena Gouma
      Pages 167-188
    5. Manjula I. Nandasiri, Satyanarayana V. N. T. Kuchibhatla, Suntharampillai Thevuthasan
      Pages 189-224
    6. Natalie P. Herring, Asit B. Panda, Khaled AbouZeid, Serial H. Almahoudi, Chelsea R. Olson, A. Patel et al.
      Pages 245-284
  3. Novel Morphologies and Signal Transduction Principles in Metal Oxide-Based Sensors

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 285-285
    2. Stephen J. Pearton, David P. Norton, Fan Ren
      Pages 321-343
    3. Qiuhong Li, Lin Mei, Ming Zhuo, Ming Zhang, Taihong Wang
      Pages 345-364
    4. Nicholas A. Joy, Michael A. Carpenter
      Pages 365-394
  4. New Device Architectures and Integration Challenges

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 395-395
    2. Thomas Fischer, Aadesh P. Singh, Trilok Singh, Francisco Hernández-Ramírez, Daniel Prades, Sanjay Mathur
      Pages 397-438
    3. Kurt D. Benkstein, Baranidharan Raman, David L. Lahr, Steven Semancik
      Pages 439-464
    4. Victor V. Sysoev, Evgheni Strelcov, Andrei Kolmakov
      Pages 465-502
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 539-548

About this book


This book presents a state-of-the-art account and critical analysis of of the science and technology of metal oxide nanomaterials based chemical sensors. It documents the impact of nanotechnology on sensor science by leading research laboratories and the implementation of metal oxide nanomaterial research methodologies for the discovery and optimization of new sensor materials and sensing systems. The book provides a detailed description of (i) The current understanding of metal oxide sensing principles, (ii) Advances in metal oxide nanomaterial synthesis and multi-material architectures as well as the interplay of structure/composition and function (iii) Analysis of techniques utilized for the development of advanced metal oxide nanomaterial sensors, thus enabling a broad impact into sensor applications, (iv) Advances, challenges and insights gained from the in situ/ex situ analysis of reaction mechanisms and miniaturization, and  (v) Technical development and materials integration challenges in the fabrication of sensing arrays and devices.


chemical nanomaterials oxide sensors

Editors and affiliations

  • Michael A. Carpenter
    • 1
  • Sanjay Mathur
    • 2
  • Andrei Kolmakov
    • 3
  1. 1.College of Nanoscale Science &, EngineeringState University of New York, AlbanyAlbanyUSA
  2. 2.Inst. Anorganische ChemieUniversität KölnKölnGermany
  3. 3., Department of PhysicsSouthern Illinois UniversityCarbondaleUSA

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