Molecular nanomagnets / Dante Gatteschi, Roberta Sessoli, Jacques Villain
- Gatteschi, D. (Dante)
- Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource (xii, 395 pages) : illustrations
- Additional Creators:
- Sessoli, Roberta and Villain, Jacques
- Mesoscopic physics and nanotechnology ; 5
- Introduction -- Magnetic interactions in molecular systems -- Observation of microscopic magnetism -- Single-molecule magnets -- Thermally activated magnetic relaxation -- Magnetic tunnelling of an isolated spin -- Introduction to path integrals -- Tunnelling in a time-dependent magnetic field at low temperature -- Interaction of a spin with the external world at low temperature -- Tunnelling between excited states -- Coherence and decoherence -- Disorder and magnetic tunnelling -- More experiments on single-molecule magnets -- Other magnetic molecules -- Emerging trends in molecular nanomagnetism.
- Molecular nanomagnetism is a research area of interest to chemists and physicists who want to discover the beauty of the molecular world and its potentialities to give new classes of magnetic materials. This book is ideal for researchers, PhD students and post docs in magnetism, solid state physics, and molecular chemistry.
- 0198567537 (acid-free paper)
9780191524363 (electronic bk.)
0191524360 (electronic bk.)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-387) and index.
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