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

Nanocarbon and Its Composites

1st Edition

Preparation, Properties and Applications

Editors: Anish Khan Mohammad Jawaid Dr. Inamuddin Abdullah M. Asiri
Paperback ISBN: 9780081025093
Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
Published Date: 1st January 2019
Page Count: 600
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Table of Contents

1. Nanocarbon aerogel composites

  Mohamad Omaish Ansari

2. Activated carbon supported bimetallic Pd-Ni nano particles as novel, highly active, monodispersed and reusable catalyst in the 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 and Mohammad 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 an Assistant Professor, in the Chemistry Department, at the Centre of Excellence for Advanced Materials Research (CEAMR), Faculty of Science, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. He obtained his Ph.D. from Aligarh Muslim University, India in 2010. He has published more than 80 research papers in international journals, 20 conference/workshop papers, 2 books and 3 book chapters. His field of research includes: 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 as well as the preparation and characterization of hybrid nano composite materials and their applications, polymeric inorganic cation –exchange materials, electrically conducting polymeric, composite materials as sensors, green chemistry by remediation of pollution, heavy metal ion selective membrane electrode, biosensor on neurotransmitter.

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

Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Chemistry, Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), 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