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nanophysics

Overview page. Subjects: Physics.

The branch of physics concerned with systems that have a size of only a few nanometres. See Nanophysics.

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nanophysics

Overview page. Subjects: Physics.

The branch of physics concerned with systems that have a size of only a few nanometres. See Nanophysics.

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nanophysics

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 19 words.

The branch of physics concerned with systems that have a size of only a few nanometres. See Nanophysics.

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Nanophysics

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 1163 words.

Nanophysics is the branch of physics that deals with the production and study of small systems, typically having a scale

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nanophysics

Edited by Jonathan Law and Richard Rennie.

in A Dictionary of Physics

January 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Physics. 1161 words.

Nanophysics is the branch of physics that deals with the production and study of small systems, typically having a scale

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Worlds of Nanophysics

Anne Marcovich and Terry Shinn.

in Toward a New Dimension

August 2014; p ublished online November 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: History of Science and Technology. 15256 words.

The introduction of scanning probe microscopy to scientific research sparked a “gold rush” over the next fifteen years in which hundreds and then thousands of publications were produced on...

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quantum dot

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health — Physics.

A quantum-mechanical system, usually made from a semiconductor, in which electrons can be confined into a small region a few nanometres in size containing a few thousand atoms. Such systems...

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quantum well

Overview page. Subjects: Physics.

A potential well in which electrons in a three-dimensional system are confined to a plane, i.e. to two dimensions. Quantum wells can be made with a semiconductor that is sandwiched between...

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A Dictionary of Physics

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Book. Subjects: Physics. 3766 pages. 257855 words.

This is the most popular dictionary of physics available. It contains over 3,800 entries covering all commonly encountered physics terms and concepts, as well as terms from the related...

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