Nanocarbon and Its Composites - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780081025093, 9780081025109

Nanocarbon and Its Composites

1st Edition

Preparation, Properties and Applications

Editors: Anish Khan Mohammad Jawaid Dr. Inamuddin Abdullah M. Asiri
eBook ISBN: 9780081025109
Paperback ISBN: 9780081025093
Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
Published Date: 3rd December 2018
Page Count: 872
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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


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


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About the Editors

Anish Khan Editor

Anish Khan is Assistant Professor in the Chemistry Department, the Centre of Excellence for Advanced Materials (CEAMR) at King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. His research interests include polymer nano-composites, nanomaterials in electroanalytical chemistry, material chemistry, ion-exchange chromatography, and electro-analytical chemistry, among others. He olds a PhD from Aligarh Muslim University in India, and has published books and papers in the field.

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Chemistry Department, Centre of Excellence for Advanced Materials Research (CEAMR), Faculty of Science, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Mohammad Jawaid Editor

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

Biocomposite Technology Laboratory, Institute of Tropical Forestry and Forest Products, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia

Dr. Inamuddin Editor

Dr. Inamuddin is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Applied Chemistry, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), India. He obtained his Masters of Science degree in Organic Chemistry from Chaudhary Charan Singh (CCS) University, Meerut, India, in 2002. He received his Masters and Doctor of Philosophy degrees in Applied Chemistry from AMU in 2004 and 2007, respectively. He has extensive research experience in Analytical Chemistry, Materials Chemistry, Electrochemistry and, more specifically, Renewable Energy and the Environment. He has published 72 research articles in international journals, and eight book chapters. He has also published five edited books with Springer, Nova Science Publishers, CRC Press and Trans Tech Publications. He is an active member of various editorial boards of international journals.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Applied Chemistry, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India

Abdullah M. Asiri Editor

Abdullah Mohammed Ahmed Asiri is full Professor in the Chemistry Department – Faculty of Science-King Abdulaziz University. He obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Cardiff, U.K in 1995. He is currently Chairman of the chemistry department, at King Abdulaziz University and also Director of the Center of Excellence for Advanced Materials Research. 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. As well as 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