Nanoengineering in the Beverage Industry - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128166772

Nanoengineering in the Beverage Industry

1st Edition

Volume 20: The Science of Beverages

Editors: Alexandru Grumezescu Alina-Maria Holban
Paperback ISBN: 9780128166772
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st October 2019
Page Count: 562
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The Impact of Nano-engineering in the Beverages Industry, a volume in the Science of Beverages series, presents the impact of novel technologies in nano-engineering in the design of improved and future beverages. This reference explains how novel approaches of nano-engineering can advance beverage science through proven research results and industrial applications. Nanotechnology is an emerging tool that finds its application in various fields making this a multidisciplinary volume that will help augment research ideas for developing or improving beverage production useful to a wide audience of beverage science research professionals as well as professors and students who are doing research in this field.

Key Features

  • Includes up to date information on nanotechnology applications within the beverages industry as well as the latest technologies employed
  • Presents various approaches for innovation based on scientific advancements in the field of nanotechnology
  • Provides methods and techniques for research analysis using novel technologies across the globe


Food scientists, food chemists, food microbiologists, food engineers in the beverages sector (R&D, Gov. and academia)

Table of Contents

  1. Biotechnological Interventions in Beverage Production
    2. Emerging Technologies for the improvement of  bioactive concentration in functional beverages
    3. Biotechnological methods as a tool for enhancing organoleptical properties of fermented beverages
    4. Biotechnological approaches for tea improvement
    5. Trends and technology development in brewing
    6. Modelling, simulation and advanced control of an alcoholic fermentation bioprocess
    7. Green technological fermentation for probioticated beverages for health enhancement
    8. Fortified wines and other beverages in Russian Federation
    9. Biotechnology of flavored or special wines
    10. Clarification processes in beverges
    11. Immobilized β-galactosidases for improved synthesis of short-chain  galacto-oligosaccharides
    12. Footprint of non-conventional yeasts and their contribution in alcoholic fermentations
    13. Tavern or Coyol Wine a Beverage from Palm Sap with Biotechnological Potential
    14. Vanilla in Beverages Using Biotechnology
    15. Trends in Beverage Consumption improved through Biotechnology


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About the Editor

Alexandru Grumezescu

Alexandru Grumezescu

Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu is a lecturer in the Department of Science and Engineering of Oxide Materials and Nanomaterials, at the Faculty of Applied Chemistry and Materials Science, Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania. He is an experienced researcher and published editor in the field of nano and biostructures. He is the editor-in-chief of two international open access journals: Biointerface Research in Applied Chemistry, Letters and Applied NanoBioScience. Dr. Grumezescu has published more than 200 peer-reviewed papers, authored nine books, and has served as an editor for more than 50 scholarly books.

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Department of Science and Engineering of Oxide Materials and Nanomaterials, Faculty of Applied Chemistry and Materials Science and Faculty of Medical Engineering, Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania

Alina-Maria Holban

Alina-Maria Holban is a lecturer in Microbiology and Immunology, at the Faculty of Biology, University of Bucharest; and associate researcher at the University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania. Her primary area of research is the development of bionanomaterials with antimicrobial applications. Dr. Holban has published 75 papers in peer-reviewed journals, 42 conference/symposia proceedings, and has edited more than 21 edited books.

Affiliations and Expertise

Botany and Microbiology Department, Faculty of Biology, University of Bucharest, Romania

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