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ISBN: 978-1-83880-254-7

Tatyana Shabatina

Academic editor

Tatyana Shabatina

Moscow State University, Russia


Vladimir Bochenkov
Moscow State University, Russia


magnetic responsive nanocomposites

mesogenic nanosystems

stimuli-responsive polymers


About the Book

Nanosystems Edited by Tatyana Shabatina

The book is devoted to describe the main groups of nanosystems with controlled morphology and internal structure, and moreover the methods of their formation and their characteristic physicochemical properties. It will cover examples of nanosystems responsive to different influential factors - magnetic and electrical fields, temperature, pressure, mechanical stress, acoustic and microwave fields, light irradiation, presence of chemical analytes and biological objects. Special attention will be given to existing and possible applications of such systems and nanostructured materials from which they are composed, and to artificially produced metamaterials in optoelectronics and nonlinear optics, nanophotonics, creation of new devices for information transfer and storage, stimuli responsive systems, and chemo- and biosensor systems. The book aims to be an overview on original methods for creating such smart nanosystems and nanomaterials with tunable properties, and on possible ways of their usage in modern science and technology. It will also describe the possible influence of such nanoobjects on human life, including different biomedical applications.


The following topics illustrate the target subject areas and scope of the project. These keywords are not definitive but can be used as the basis for the chapter content. We accept theoretical and applied scientific papers which can be presented as original research papers and review papers. The required length of the full chapters is 10-20 pages.

Subject areas and keywords


mesogenic nanosystems





magnetic responsive nanocomposites

stimuli-responsive polymers

photonic nanocrystals

chemical sensors

cavitation effects

assemblies of quantum dots

Publishing process


Book initiated and editor appointed

Date completed: August 28, 2019

Applications to edit the book are assessed and a suitable editor is selected, at which point the process begins.


Chapter proposals submitted and reviewed

Deadline Extended: Open for Submission

Potential authors submit chapter proposals ready for review by the academic editor and our publishing review team.

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Approved chapters written in full and submitted

Deadline for full chapters: November 17, 2019

Once approved by the academic editor and publishing review team, chapters are written and submitted according to pre-agreed parameters.


Full chapters peer reviewed

Review results due: January 16, 2020

Full chapter manuscripts are screened for plagiarism and undergo a Main Editor Peer Review. Results are sent to authors within 30 days of submission, with suggestions for rounds of revisions.


Book compiled, published and promoted

Expected publication date: April 05, 2020

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Peer Review Process

1. Chapter Proposal

You will be asked to submit a chapter proposal that includes a tentative title, keywords and a short topic proposal for your book chapter (100 - 150 words). You are welcome to work with co-authors, and will have the option to add them if you know already who you will be collaborating with.

2. Full Chapter Review

Full chapter manuscripts are screened for plagiarism and undergo a main Editor Peer Review. Following a rigorous assessment and approval process, a review report will provide suggestions for improvements and revisions to suit overall book content. Results are sent to authors within 30 days.

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