Emerging Applications of Nanoparticles and Architectural Nanostructures - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323512541, 9780128135167

Emerging Applications of Nanoparticles and Architectural Nanostructures

1st Edition

Current Prospects and Future Trends

Editors: Abdel Salam Hamdy Makhlouf Ahmed Barhoum
eBook ISBN: 9780128135167
Paperback ISBN: 9780323512541
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 12th March 2018
Page Count: 644
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Table of Contents

Part I: Biomaterials and medical applications

1. Biomedical Applications of Nanostructured Materials

Dalapathi Gugulothu

2. Excipients used in oral nanocarrier based formulations

  Rajan Jog and Diane Burgess

2. Nanostructures for imaging, medical diagnostics and therapy

  Maria Vallet-Regi

3. Nanostructured polymer scaffolds for tissue engineering technology

  Priyanka Prabhu

4. Contemporary Industrial Practice for Manufacturing of Nanomedicines

  Steliyan Tinkov

5. Nanoradiopharmaceuticals

  Ralph Santos-Oliveira

6. Nanoimprint Lithography and Transdermal Drug-Delivery Device

  Rizgar Jiawook

7. Drug scavenging lipid based nanoparticles as detoxifying agents

  Zimei Wu

8. Laser deposition of nanocoating on biomedical implants

  Monireh Ganjali

9. Natures nanoparticles. Using viruses as nanomedicines and for bioimaging

  Alaa Aljabali

 

Part II: Thin films and coatings for materials protection

10. Nanostructured self-healing polymers and composites

  Yasaman Pooshidani

11. Nanocomposite Polymer Film for Anti-Biofouling Materials Surfaces

  Kanematsu Hideyuki

12. Tailored nanostructures for antimicrobial applications

Diego Gardini

13. Micro/nano-capsules for anticorrosion coatings

  Abdul Shaban, Judit Telegdi and Vastag Gyöngyi

14. Advances in thin film sensor technologies

  Jianjun Wei

15. Functional thin films and nanostructures for sensors

  Abdul Shaban, Judit Telegdi, Felhősi Ilona and Keresztes Zsófia

 

Part III: Energy and water treatment

16. Nano-architectured carbon–metal oxide electrodes for supercapacitance energy storage

  Jianjun Wei

17. Catalytic applications of Janus nanoparticles

  Edward Arenas-Calderon

18. Engineered Nanomaterials for Wastewater Treatment

  Ahmed Barhoum, Michael K. Danquah,

19. The application of ionic liquids in nanotechnology

  vasanthakumar Arumugam

 

Part IV: Other applications

20. Applications of nanotechnology in construction industry.

  Theocharis Tsoutsos

21. Engineered Nanomaterials for Papermaking Industry

  Pieter Samyn, Ahmed Barhoum



Description

Emerging Applications of Nanoparticles and Architecture Nanostructures: Current Prospects and Future Trends discusses the most important current applications of nanoparticles and architecture nanostructures in a comprehensive, detailed manner. The book covers major applications of nanoparticles and architecture nanostructures, taking into account their unusual shapes and high surface areas. In particular, coverage is given to applications in aerospace, automotive, batteries, sensors, smart textile design, energy conversion, color imaging, printing, computer chips, medical implants, pharmacy, cosmetics, and more. In addition, the book discusses the future of research in these areas.

This is a valuable reference for both materials scientists, chemical and mechanical engineers working both in R&D and academia who want to learn more on how nanoparticles and nanomaterials are commercially applied.

Key Features

  • Provides an in-depth look at the properties of nanoparticles and architecture nanostructures in terms of their applicability for industrial uses
  • Analyzes the most recent advances and industrial applications of different types of nanoparticles and architecture nanostructures, taking into account their unusual structures and compositions
  • Identifies novel nanometric particles and architectures that are of particular value for applications and the techniques required to use them effectively

Readership

Materials scientists, chemical and mechanical engineers working in R&D and academia


Details

No. of pages:
644
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2018
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
eBook ISBN:
9780128135167
Paperback ISBN:
9780323512541

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About the Editors

Abdel Salam Hamdy Makhlouf Editor

Abdel Salam Hamdy Makhlouf is an Editor for the Nanotechnology section of the Insciences Journal and for the International Journal of Applied Sciences. He was previously a professor with the College of Engineering and Computer Science, University of Texas Pan-American, USA. In 2010 Professor Makhlouf was the recipient of the Alexander von Humboldt Experienced Researchers Program and was awarded the Prize of Excellence and Innovation in Science and their Applications.

Affiliations and Expertise

Full Professor, College of Engineering and Computer Science, University of Texas Pan-American, USA

Ahmed Barhoum Editor

He was previously a Visiting Researcher at Leibniz Universität Hannover, Hannover, Germany, and has also conducted research at universities in France and Egypt.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Materials and Chemistry (MACH), Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Belgium