Nanocarbon and Its Composites

Nanocarbon and Its Composites

Preparation, Properties and Applications

1st Edition - November 30, 2018

Write a review

  • Editors: Anish Khan, Mohammad Jawaid, Dr. Inamuddin, Abdullah M. Asiri
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780081025093
  • eBook ISBN: 9780081025109

Purchase options

Purchase options
DRM-free (Mobi, EPub, PDF)
Sales tax will be calculated at check-out

Institutional Subscription

Free Global Shipping
No minimum order


Nanocarbon and Its Composites: Preparation, Properties and Applications provides a detailed and comprehensive review of all major innovations in the field of nanocarbons and their composites, including preparation, properties and applications. Coverage is broad and quite extensive, encouraging future research in carbon-based materials, which are in high demand due to the need to develop more sustainable, recyclable and eco-friendly methods for materials. Chapters are written by eminent scholars and leading experts from around the globe who discuss the properties and applications of carbon-based materials, such as nanotubes (buckytubes), fullerenes, cones, horns, rods, foams, nanodiamonds and carbon black, and much more. Chapters provide cutting-edge, up-to-date research findings on the use of carbon-based materials in different application fields and illustrate how to achieve significant enhancements in physical, chemical, mechanical and thermal properties.

Key Features

  • Demonstrates systematic approaches and investigations from design, synthesis, characterization and applications of nanocarbon based composites
  • Aims to compile information on the various aspects of synthesis, properties and applications of nano-carbon based materials
  • Presents a useful reference and technical guide for university academics and postgraduate students (Masters and Ph.D.)


Academic researchers, PhD students and industrial professionals working in materials science, chemical and materials engineering and energy, especially with nanocarbon composite materials

Table of Contents

  • 1. Nanocarbon aerogel composites
    Mohamad Omaish Ansari
    2. Highly active and reusable nanocomposites for hydrogen generation
    Fatih Sen
    3. Carbon foam preparation and applications
    Ali Kilic
    4. Electrospun polymeric nanocarbons nanomats for tissue engineering
    Prosenjit Saha
    5. Graphene and polymer composites for supercapacitor applications
    Fatih Sen
    6. Interface engineering in nanocarbon – metal oxide hybrid and their applications
    Anish Khan
    7. Nanocarbon: preparation and performance evaluation for EMI shidling, cloak, spintronics, and hybrid capacitor applications
    Prashant S. Alegaonkar
    8. Nanocarbon and biofeature
    Sabyasachi Sarkar
    9. Nanocarbon and its composites: preparation, properties and applications
    Mohammed Jawaid
    10. Nanocarbon as electrode materials for supercapacitor
    Jesús Muñiz
    11. Nanocarbon composite for poisonous gas degradation
    Shahid Pervez Ansari
    12. Nanocarbon composites for detection of volatile organic compounds
    Akil Ahmad
    13. Nanocarbon epoxy composites preparation properties and applications
    Agnieszka Monika Dąbrowska
    14. Nanocarbon tri-component composites with synthetic fibers
    Sandro Campos Amico
    15. Preparation and properties of fibrous nanocarbon
    Yoshiyuki Suda and H Shima
    16. Preparation and properties of manipulated carbon nanotubes composites and applications
    Raghavan Baby Rakhi
    17. Recent advances of nanocarbon and its composites in photocatalysis
    Ipn-esiqie A. Valenzuela
    18. Synthesis of Nanocarbon Polyaniline Composite and Investigation of its Optical and Electrical Properties
    Manoj Balacha Ndran
    19. Monodisperse PVP stabilized Nanoclusters as Highly Efficient and Reus able Catalyst for the Dehydrogenation of Dimethyl Ammonia– Borane (DMAB)
    Fatih Sen
    20. Nanocarbon supported catalysts for the efficient dehydrogenation of dimethylamino borane
    Fatih Sen
    21. Nanographene composition exchanger properties and applications
    Anish Khan
    22. Carbon dots: preparation properties and application
    Nurettin Sahiner
    23. Phthalocyanine-Nanocarbon Composites: Preparation, Properties and Applications
    Mahmut Durmuş
    24. Nanocarbon and its composite for water purification
    Anish Khan
    25. Ultrasonic trеаtment in the production of classical composites and carbon nanocomposite
    Oleksandr E. Kolosov
    26. Nanocarbon material–filled cementitious composites for construction applications
    Baoguo Han
    27. Synthesis, Properties & Characterization of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Metal Matrix Composites
    Anish Khan

Product details

  • No. of pages: 872
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Woodhead Publishing 2018
  • Published: November 30, 2018
  • Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780081025093
  • eBook ISBN: 9780081025109

About the Editors

Anish Khan

Dr. Anish Khan is Currently working as Assistant Professor, Chemistry Department, Centre of Excellence for Advanced Materais Research (CEAMR), Faculty of Science, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Ph.D. from Aligarh Muslim University, India from 2010. Research experience of working in the field of synthetic polymers, organic-inorganic electrically conducting nano-composites. Complete Postdoctoral from School of Chemical Sciences, University Sains Malaysia (USM) electroanalytical chemistry in 2010-2011. Research and teaching experiance, more than 100 research papers published in reffered international journal. More then 20 international conferences/ workshop and 3 books published 6 in Progress and 12 Book chapters. Around 20 research project completed. Manageriel Editor of Chemical and Environmental Research (CER) Journal, Member of American Nano Society, Field of specialization is polymer nano composite/cation-exchanger/chemical sensor/microbiosensor/nanotechnology, application of nano materials in electroanalytical chemistry, material chemistry, ion-exchange chromatography and electro-analytical chemistry, dealing with the synthesis, characterization (using different analytical techniques) and derivatization of inorganic ion-exchanger by the incorporation of electrically conducting polymers. Preparation and characterization of hybrid nano composite materials and their applications, Polymeric inorganic cation –exchange materials, Electrically conducting polymeric, materials, Composite material use as Sensors, Green chemistry by remediation of pollution, Heavy metal ion selective membrane electrode, Biosensor on neurotransmitter.

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Chemistry Department, Center of Excellence for Advanced Materials Research, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Mohammad Jawaid

Dr. Mohammad Jawaid is currently working as a Fellow Researcher (Associate Professor), at the Biocomposite Technology Laboratory, Institute of Tropical Forestry and Forest Products (INTROP), Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia and has also been a Visiting Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering, College of Engineering, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia since June 2013. He is also a Visiting Scholar at TEMAG Labs, Department of Textile Engineering, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey. Previously he worked as a Visiting Lecturer, at the Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and also worked as an Expatriate Lecturer under the UNDP project with the Ministry of Education of Ethiopia at Adama University, Ethiopia. He received his Ph.D. from the Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia. He has more than 10 years of experience in teaching, research, and with industry. His research interests include Hybrid Reinforced/Filled Polymer Composites, Advance Materials: Graphene/Nanoclay/Fire Retardant, Lignocellulosic Reinforced/Filled Polymer Composites, Modification and Treatment of Lignocellulosic Fibres and Solid Wood, Nano Composites and Nanocellulose fibres, and Polymer blends. So far he has published 5 books, 12 book chapters, and more than 130 International journal papers and 4 Published review papers in the Top 25 hot articles on Science Direct during 2014-2015. He is also the Deputy Editor-in-Chief of the Malaysian Polymer Journal and Guest Editor for Current Organic Synthesis and Current Analytical Chemistry. He is the reviewer of several high impact ISI journals (44 Journals).

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Fellow (Professor), Biocomposite Technology Laboratory, Institute of Tropical Forestry and Forest Products (INTROP), Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia

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

Abdullah M. Asiri

Abdullah Mohammed Ahmed Asiri is a full Professor in the Chemistry Department, at the Faculty of Science, King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia. His research interests include: color chemistry, synthesis of novel photochromic and thermochromic systems, synthesis of novel colorants and coloration of textiles and plastics, molecular modeling, applications of organic materials into optics such as OEDS, high performance organic dyes and pigments, new applications of organic photochromic compounds, organic synthesis of heterocyclic compounds as precursor for dyes, synthesis of polymers functionalized with organic dyes, preparation of some coating formulations for different applications.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science-King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia

Ratings and Reviews

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for "Nanocarbon and Its Composites"