Green Sustainable Process for Chemical and Environmental Engineering and Science

Green Sustainable Process for Chemical and Environmental Engineering and Science

Applications of Advanced Nanostructured Materials in Wastewater Remediation

1st Edition - February 1, 2023

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  • Editors: Dr. Inamuddin, Tariq Altalhi, Mohammad Mazumder
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780443187469

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Applications of Advanced Nanostructured Materials in Wastewater Remediation reviews recent applications of nanostructured materials for remediation, their preparation, characterization, and efficiency for water remediation technologies. The book provides the idea how nanomaterials are the real solution to water purification or new environmental threat. It discusses nanomaterial adsorbents, functionalized magnetic nanomaterials, nanostructured polymer hydrogels, carbon nanomaterials, biogenic nanoparticles, green chemistry concepts, aqua defluoridation, and advanced remediation techniques, The book also includes the current status of wastewater treatment using nanomaterials and the challenges and perspectives for further improvements.

Key Features

  • Provides an overview of the application of nanomaterials for wastewater remediation
  • Targets the applications of nanomaterials in the environment
  • Focuses on usage of polymeric nanocomposites, graphene-based composites, magnetite nanoparticles for environmental remediation

Readership

Researchers in computational modelling and computational biology, mathematicians, Computer Scientists, as well as researchers in Biomedical Engineering

Table of Contents

  • 1. Pollutant remediation from water using polymeric nanocomposites having chitosan, poly(vinyl alcohol) and nanofillers
    2. Graphene and graphene - oxide nanomaterials for heavy metals removal
    3. Applications of engineered magnetite nanoparticles for water pollutants removal
    4. Purification of water by use of hydrogels
    5. Recoverable and regenerable magnetite-based nanocomposites adsorbents for heavy metals removal in contaminated water
    6. Carbon nanostructures: next generation materials for water purification
    7. Carbon quantum dots: a fluorescent miniature with huge impact on environmental remediation
    8. Removal of organic dyes by functionalized nanomaterials
    9. Reactive Metal Oxides in Ceramic Membrane Formulation as A Clue to Effective Point-Of-Use Drinking Water Defluoridation
    10. Application of nanoengineered materials from beneficial microorganism for the bioremediation of polluted soil
    11. Application of nanomaterials for the remediation of poly and perfluoroalkyl substances: Recent progress and challenges. Critical review
    12. Recent developments in biogenic synthesis of nanomaterials for different applications: A pre-eminent approach towards green nanotechnology
    13. Synthesis of nano-structured materials by green methods

Product details

  • No. of pages: 300
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2023
  • Published: February 1, 2023
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780443187469

About the Editors

Dr. Inamuddin

Dr. Inamuddin is an assistant professor at the Department of Applied Chemistry, Zakir Husain College of Engineering and Technology, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India. He has extensive research experience in multidisciplinary fields of analytical chemistry, materials chemistry, electrochemistry, renewable energy, and environmental science. He has worked on different research projects funded by various government agencies and universities and is the recipient of awards, including the Department of Science and Technology, India, Fast-Track Young Scientist Award and Young Researcher of the Year Award 2020 from Aligarh Muslim University. He has published about 200 research articles in various international scientific journals, 18 book chapters, and 155 edited books with multiple well-known publishers. His current research interests include ion exchange materials, a sensor for heavy metal ions, biofuel cells, supercapacitors, and bending actuators.

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry, Zakir Husain College of Engineering and Technology Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh-202002, India

Tariq Altalhi

Dr. Tariq Altalhi is Assistant Professor at Department of Applied Chemistry. Nanotechnology, and Chemistry at Taif University, Saudi Arabia. Dr. Altalhi’s research focuses on the transformation of solid organic waste to valuable nanomaterials and economic nanostructure as well as exploration of natural extracts and their application in generation of value-added products such as nanomaterials, incense, etc. Through his work as an independent researcher, he has led a group of multidisciplinary researchers encompassing fields including chemistry, materials science, biology, and pharmaceutical science.

Affiliations and Expertise

Head of the Department of Chemistry and Vice Dean of Science College, Taif University, Saudi Arabia

Mohammad Mazumder

Affiliations and Expertise

Chemistry Department, and Interdisciplinary Research Center for Advanced Materials, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran 31261, Saudi Arabia

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