COVID-19 Update: We are currently shipping orders daily. However, due to transit disruptions in some geographies, deliveries may be delayed. To provide all customers with timely access to content, we are offering 50% off Science and Technology Print & eBook bundle options. Terms & conditions.
Handbook of Carbon-Based Nanomaterials - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128219966

Handbook of Carbon-Based Nanomaterials

1st Edition

Editors: Sabu Thomas Sarathchandran C. S.A Ilangovan Juan Carlos Moreno-Pirajan
Paperback ISBN: 9780128219966
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 1st June 2021
Page Count: 500
Sales tax will be calculated at check-out Price includes VAT/GST

Institutional Subscription

Secure Checkout

Personal information is secured with SSL technology.

Free Shipping

Free global shipping
No minimum order.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction to carbon
    2. Carbon nanotubes
    3. Carbon Onions
    4. Carbon diamonds
    5. Fullerenes
    6. Graphene
    7. Carbon nanospheres
    8. Graphitic Carbon Nitride
    9. Carbon nanoflakes and nanofibers
    10. 2D and 3D architectures from carbon
    11. Nano Silicon Carbide hollow spheres
    12. Transition metal carbide (MXene)
    13. Carbonitrides

Description

Handbook of Carbon-Based Nanomaterials provides a comprehensive overview of carbon-based nanomaterials and recent advances in these specialized materials. This book opens with a brief introduction to carbon, including the different forms of carbon and their range of uses. Each chapter systematically covers a different type of carbon-based nanomaterial, including its individual characteristics, synthesis techniques and applications in industry, biomedicine and research. This book offers a broad handbook on carbon-based nanomaterials, detailing the materials aspects, applications and recent advances of this expansive topic.

With its global team of contributing authors, Handbook of Carbon-Based Nanomaterials collates specific technical expertise from around the world, for each type of carbon-based nanomaterial. Due to the broad nature of the coverage, this book will be useful to an interdisciplinary readership, including researchers in academia and industry in the fields of materials science, engineering, chemistry, energy and biomedical engineering.

Key Features

  • Covers a range of carbon-based nanomaterials, including graphene, fullerenes and much more
  • Describes key properties, synthesis techniques and characterization of each carbon-based nanomaterial
  • Discusses a range of applications of carbon-based nanomaterials, from biomedicine to energy applications

Readership

Materials scientists, engineers, chemical engineers and biomedical engineers with an interest in carbon-based nanomaterials


Details

No. of pages:
500
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2021
Published:
1st June 2021
Imprint:
Elsevier
Paperback ISBN:
9780128219966

Ratings and Reviews


About the Editors

Sabu Thomas

Sabu Thomas

Prof. Sabu Thomas is currently the Vice Chancellor and Full Professor of Polymer Science and Engineering at Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, India. His ground-breaking research has covered the areas of polymer science and engineering, polymer nanocomposites, elastomers, polymer blends, interpenetrating polymer networks, polymer membranes, green composites and nanocomposites, nanomedicine and green nanotechnology. Prof. Thomas has received several national and international awards in recognition of his work, and recently received Honoris Causa (DSc) from the University of South Brittany, Lorient, France, in recognition for his contributions to polymer science and engineering. Prof. Thomas has published over 750 peer-reviewed research papers, reviews and book chapters, has co-edited multiple books, and has 5 patents to his name.

Affiliations and Expertise

International and Inter University Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, India

Sarathchandran C.

Sarathchandran C.

Dr. Sarathchandran C is an Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Department of Sciences, Amrita School of Engineering, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. He was previously Scientist (Contract) at Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Indian Space Research Organization, Trivandrum, India

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor of Chemistry, Department of Sciences, Amrita School of Engineering, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

S.A Ilangovan

S.A Ilangovan

S.A Ilangovan is Deputy Director at Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre in the Indian Space Research Organization, Trivandrum, India.

Affiliations and Expertise

Deputy Director, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Indian Space Research Organization, Trivandrum, India

Juan Carlos Moreno-Pirajan

Juan Carlos Moreno-Pirajan

Juan Carlos Moreno-Pirajan works in the Group de Investigacion en Solidos Porosos y Calorimetria, Departmento de Qulmica at Bloque Q Bogota, Columbia.

Affiliations and Expertise

Group de Investigacion en Solidos Porosos y Calorimetria, Departmento de Qulmica, Bloque Q Bogota, Columbia