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High frequency acoustics in colloid-based meso- and nanostructures by spontaneous Brillouin light scattering

The present thesis deals with the exploration of phononic properties of meso- and nanostructured colloid-based composite materials at hypersonic (GHz) frequencies. The emerging field of phononics, the mechanical analogue of photonics, treats the propagation and manipulation of acoustic waves in stru...

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Main Author: Still, Tim.
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Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Berlin ; Heidelberg : Springer-Verlag, [2010]
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xx, 144 pages) : illustrations.
Series: Springer theses.
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