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Encapsulation of Active Molecules and Their Delivery System - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128193631, 9780128193648

Encapsulation of Active Molecules and Their Delivery System

1st Edition

Editors: Shirish Sonawane Bharat Bhanvase Manickam Sivakumar
Paperback ISBN: 9780128193631
eBook ISBN: 9780128193648
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 27th March 2020
Page Count: 378
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Encapsulation of Active Molecules and Their Delivery System covers the key methods of preparation of encapsulation, as well as release mechanisms and their applications in food, biotechnology, metal protection, drug delivery, and micronutrients delivery in agriculture. The book also provides real-life examples of applications in food and other industries. Sections encompasses (i) Synthesis and characterization methods of micro- and nanocarriers as the delivery systems, (ii) Up-to-date encapsulation techniques in the areas of pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals and corrosion, (iii) The release methods of the encapsulated materials, and (iv) Industry perspectives, including scale up of the processes.

Key Features

  • Focuses on encapsulation processes in chemical and materials engineering and biotechnology
  • Provides a relevant resource for the pharmaceutical and food industries
  • Presents wide coverage on the entrapment of molecules that scales-up to industrial sized needs


Researchers in industry and scientists in academia working in chemical engineering, biotechnology, materials science, corrosion inhibition, and food technology

Table of Contents

1. Current overview of Encapsulation

2. PhysicoChemical characterization and Encapsulation relase studies

3. Ultrasonic cavitation assisted synthesis of multilayer emulsion as an encapsulating and delivery systems for bioactive compounds

4. Encapsulation of active molecules in pharmaceutical sector

5. Sonochemical encapsulation of taxifolin in -cyclodextrin for improving its bioavailability and bioactivity for food

6. Delivery of bioactive compounds in plants

7. Bioactive molecule and/or cell encapsulation for controlled delivery in bone or cartilage tissue engineering

8. Review on application of encapsulations process in agriculture different fields

9. Nanofluids based delivery system, encapsulation of nanoparticles for stability to make stable nanofluids

10. Corrosion and nanocontainer based delivery system

11. Encapsulation and Delivery of Active Compounds using Nanocontainers for Industrial Applications

12. Virus like particles (VLPs): Nano-carriers in targeted therapeutics

13. Encapsulation and delivery of poorly soluble drugs

14. Molecular recognition, selective targeting and overcoming gastrointestinal digestion by folic acid functionalized oral delivery systems in colon cancer.

15. Mathematical modelling and simulation of the release of active agents from nanocontainers/microspheres

16. Flavour encapsulation and release studies in food

17. Encapsulation and delivery of antiparasitic drugs


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About the Editors

Shirish Sonawane

Shirish H. Sonawane is Associate Professor at the Chemical Engineering Department, National Institute of Technology, India. His research Interests focus on the synthesis of hybrid nanomaterials, and cavitation-based inorganic particle synthesis.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Chemical Engineering Department, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, India

Bharat Bhanvase

Dr. Bharat A. Bhanvase is currently working as Professor and Head in Chemical Engineering Department at the Laxminarayan Institute of Technology, RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India. His research interests focused on Wastewater Treatment, Solid Waste Management, Cavitation based processes for production Nanomaterials and Nanocomposites, Process Intensification, Microfluidics, Nanofluids. He obtained Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from University of Pune. He has published 66 articles in international journal, 4 in national journal and presented 6 papers in international conference and 12 in national conference. He has written 29 book chapters in internationally renowned books, 3-edited book. He obtained one Indian patent and applied for 2 Indian Patents. His h-index is 21 and 1304 citations on Scopus. Further, he is recipient of Young Scientists (Award) start-up research grant from Science and Engineering Research Board, New Delhi (India) in the year 2015. Also he is recipient of Best Scientist Award from Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University in year 2017. He has guided 19 M. Tech. and currently 03 M Tech and 03 PhD students are working with him. He successfully completed several projectssanctioned by various funding agencies. He has extended the services as a reviewer for about 70 International journals, notably for Industrial & Engineering ChemistryResearch, Ultrasonics Sonochemistry, Journal of Chemical & Engineering Data, International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, Corrosion Science, RSC Advances, Macromolecular Symposia, Materials Research, Acta Matellurgica Sinica.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Chemical Engineering Department, Laxminarayan Institute of Technology, RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur, India

Manickam Sivakumar

The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus, Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Semenyih, Malaysia

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Chemical and Environmental Engineering Department, University of Nottingham, Jalan Broga, Malaysia

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