Doc Brown's Chemistry Revision Notes

NANOCHEMISTRY Nanoscience Nanotechnology Nanostructures

What are nanoparticles? How big are nanoparticles? What are nanotubes? What can we use nanoparticles for?

Alphabetical keyword index for the nanoscience pages:

 boron nitride * Buckminsterfullerenes-bucky balls * carbon nanotubes * fat nanoparticles * fluorographene * fullerenes * graphene * health and safety issues * liposomes * nanochemistry * nanomaterials * nanoparticles * nanoscale * nanoscience * nanosize-nanosized-particles * nanostructures * nanotechnology * nanotubes * problems in nanomaterial use * silver nanoparticles * safety issues * sunscreens-sunblockers * titanium dioxide

See also smart materials keyword index

Smart Materials Science INDEX * CARBON FIBRES * CHROMOGENIC MATERIALS * ELECTROCHROMIC MATERIALS * GORETEX * HALOCHROMIC MATERIALS  * HIGH PERFORMANCE POLYMERS * KEVLAR * LYCRA * MAGNETIC SHAPE MEMORY ALLOYS * MAGNETOSTRICTIVE MATERIALS * NITINOL * pH SENSITIVE POLYMERS * PHOTOCHROMIC MATERIALS * PHOTOMECHANICAL MATERIALS * PIEZO ELECTRIC EFFECT-MATERIALS * PTFE * SELF-HEALING MATERIALS * SHAPE MEMORY ALLOYS * SHAPE MEMORY POLYMERS * SPANDEX * TEFLON * TEMPERATURE-RESPONSIVE POLYMERS * THERMOCHROMIC MATERIALS * THINSULATE *


NANOSCIENCE - NANOCHEMISTRY INDEX

Part 1. General introduction to nanoscience, nanoparticles and commonly used terms explained

Part 2. NANOCHEMISTRY - an introduction and potential applications

Part 3. Uses of Nanoparticles of titanium(IV) oxide, fat and silver

Part 4. From fullerenes & bucky balls to carbon nanotubes

Part 5. Graphene and Fluorographene

Part 6. Cubic and hexagonal boron nitride BN

Part 7. Problems, issues and implications associated with using nanomaterials

see also INDEX SMART MATERIALS PAGES


More on the applications of chemistry Uses of 220+ chemical elements, compounds, mixtures & Formulation chemistry

See also Covalent Bonding - macromolecules and giant covalent structures including diamond & graphite

AND SMART MATERIALS SCIENCE which obviously overlaps with nanomaterials


ALPHABETICAL SITE INDEX for chemistry     

These revision notes on nanochemistry should prove useful for the new AQA, Edexcel and OCR GCSE (91) chemistry science courses.