Environmental Applications of Microbial Nanotechnology

Environmental Applications of Microbial Nanotechnology

Emerging Trends in Environmental Remediation

1st Edition - November 1, 2022

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  • Editors: Pardeep Singh, Vijay Kumar, Mansi Bakshi, Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain, Mika Sillanpaa
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323917445

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Environmental Applications of Microbial Nanotechnology discusses emerging trends and recent advancements in environmental remediation. The book provides environmental applications of microbial nanotechnology that helps readers understand novel microbial systems and take advantage of recent advances in microbial nanotechnologies. It highlights established research and technology on microbial nanotechnology's environmental applications, moves to their rapidly emerging aspects and then discusses future research directions. The book provides researchers in academia and industry with a high-tech start-up that will revolutionize the modern environmental applications of microbial nanotechnology research.

Key Features

  • Provides the fundamentals microbial nanotechnology in relation to environmental applications
  • Addresses challenging impacts of microbial nanotechnology on the environment, human health, safety, and sustainability
  • Provides principles and advanced trends and approaches for environmental remediation
  • Features real-time applications with case studies illustrating how microbial nanotechnology influences modern sciences and technology

Readership

(Under)graduate students, teachers, researchers, and academic staff in chemical engineering, environmental sciences, biotechnology, materials engineering, environmental engineering, and safety engineering; Researchers in industry

Table of Contents

  • 1. Fundamentals of Microbial Nanotechnology
    2. Microbes Mediated Synthesis of Nanoparticles
    3. Detection of Heavy Metal Ions Using Nanoparticles Synthesized from Microbial Route
    4. Development of Biosensors towards the Detection of Pathogens Present in Environment
    5. Peroxidase-Like Activity of Microbial Nanomaterials
    6. Degradation of Organic Dyes Using Nanoparticles Synthesized by Microorganisms
    7. Adsorption of Toxic Pollutants Using Nanomaterials Originated from Microbes
    8. Application of Microbial Nanoparticles in Water Remediation
    9. Role of Microbial Nanostructures in Soil Remediation
    10. Environment Sustainability with Microbial Nanotechnology
    11. Legal and Health Safety Issue of Microbial Nanotechnology
    12. Future Recommendations and Research

Product details

  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2022
  • Published: November 1, 2022
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780323917445

About the Editors

Pardeep Singh

Dr. Pardeep Singh is presently working as an Assistant professor (Department of Environmental Science, PGDAV College, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India). He obtained his master's degree from the Department of Environmental Science Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi India in 2011. He obtained his doctorate from the Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University) Varanasi in the year 2017. The area of his doctoral research is the degradation of organic pollutants through various indigenous isolated microbes and by using various types of photocatalytic. He has published more than 65 papers in the international journals in the fields of waste management.

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Science, PGDAV College, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India

Vijay Kumar

Dr Vijay Kumar is presently working as Executive Member, Society for Environment and Sustainable Development, New Delhi India. He obtained his master degree from the Department of Environmental Science Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi India in 2012. He received his doctorate from Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University) Varanasi in 2017. His doctoral research area is biological synthesis of silver and gold nanoparticles and their environmental and biological applications. He has published more than 27 papers in the International Journals in the field of environmental nanotechnology.

Affiliations and Expertise

Society for Environment and Sustainable Development, New Delhi, India

Mansi Bakshi

Mansi Bakshi works in the Department of Civil Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India

Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain

Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain, PhD, is an Adjunct Professor and Director of Chemistry and Environmental Sciences Laboratories in the Department of Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ, USA. His research is focused on the applications of nanotechnology and advanced materials, environmental management, analytical chemistry, and various industries. Dr. Hussain is the author of numerous papers in peer-reviewed journals and prolific author and editor of approximately 70 books, scientific monographs, and handbooks in his research areas.

Affiliations and Expertise

Adjunct Professor, Academic Advisor and Lab Director, Department of Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, USA

Mika Sillanpaa

Mika Sillanpaa
Professor Mika Sillanpää received his M.Sc. (Eng.) and D.Sc. (Eng.) degrees from Aalto University, where he also completed an MBA degree in 2013. He has supervised over 50 PhDs and been a reviewer in over 250 academic journals, many of which are top-ranked in their fields. He is also a highly cited researcher with over 900 research articles in peer-reviewed international journals. Sillanpää has served on the editorial boards of several scholarly publications. He is currently an Editor in Inorganic Chemistry Letters (Elsevier), Associate Editor in Environmental Chemistry Letters (Springer), and Field Chief Editor in Frontiers in Environmental Chemistry.

Affiliations and Expertise

Aarhus Univesity, Aarhus, Denmark

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