Nanomaterials for Green Energy - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128137314

Nanomaterials for Green Energy

1st Edition

Editors: Bharat A Bhanvase Vijay B Pawade Sanjay J. Dhoble Shirish H. Sonawane Muthupandian Ashokkumar
Paperback ISBN: 9780128137314
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 1st June 2018
Page Count: 464
Tax/VAT will be calculated at check-out Price includes VAT (GST)

Institutional Access

Secure Checkout

Personal information is secured with SSL technology.

Free Shipping

Free global shipping
No minimum order.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Advanced Nanomaterials
2. Synthesis of Multifunctional Inorganic Materials: From Micrometer to Nanometer Dimensions
3. Characterization Tools and Techniques for Nanomaterials
4. Energy Harvesting using Droplets
5. Advanced Nanomaterials for Water Splitting and Hydrogen Generation
6. Novel Nanomaterials as Electrocatalysts for Fuel Cells
7. Synthesis of Nanomaterials for Fuel Cell Applications
8. Novel Nanomaterials for Solar Cell Devices
9. Recent Progress on Hole-Transporting Materials for Perovskite-Sensitized Solar Cells
10. Organic Materials for Solar Cells
11. Graphene-based Materials for Clean Energy Applications
12. Porous Nanomaterials for Clean Environment
13. Advanced Materials for WLEDs
14. Scale-up Technologies for Advanced Nanomaterials: Feasibilities and Challenges
15. Conclusion and Future Prospects


Description

Nanomaterials for Green Energy focuses on the synthesis, characterization, and application of novel nanomaterials in the fields of green science and technology. Green technology has gained much attention within the research community, as nations try to identify low-cost, low-carbon alternatives to traditional fossil fuels in order to radically reduce their carbon footprints.

This book contains fundamental information about the properties of novel nanomaterials and their application in green energy. In particular, synthesis and characterization of novel nanomaterials, their application in solar and fuel cells and batteries, and nanomaterials for a low-toxicity environment are discussed. Nanomaterials for Green Energy is an important reference resource for researchers in materials science and renewable energy who wish to learn more about how nanomaterials are used to create cheaper, more efficient green energy products.

Key Features

  • Provides fundamental information about the properties and application of new low-cost nanomaterials for green energy
  • Shows how novel nanomaterials are used to create more efficient solar cells
  • Offers solutions to common problems related to the use of materials in the development of energy- related technologies

Readership

Materials scientists, engineers, and those working in the green energy sector wanting to learn more about how novel nanomaterials can help to create cheaper, more efficient green energy products


Details

No. of pages:
464
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2018
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
Paperback ISBN:
9780128137314

About the Editors

Bharat A Bhanvase Editor

Bharat A. Bhanvase is Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering , Laxminarayan Institute of Technology, Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University,India. His research focuses on wastewater treatment, cavitation-based nanomaterials and nanocomposites, process intensification, microfluidics and nanofluids.

Affiliations and Expertise

Laxminarayan Institute of Technology, Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, India

Vijay B Pawade Editor

Vijay B..Pawade is Assistant Professor of Applied Physics, Laxminarayan Institute of Technology, Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, India. His research focuses on rare earth doped inorganic phosphor materials for lighting, display and solar Si-Solar Cell applications.

Affiliations and Expertise

Laxminarayan Institute of Technology, Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, India

Sanjay J. Dhoble Editor

Sanjay J. Dhoble is Associate Professor of Physics, Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, India. Hi research focuses on the in the synthesis and characterization of solid state lighting nanomaterials as well as development of radiation dosimetry phosphors using thermoluminescence, mechanoluminescence and lyoluminescence techniques.

Affiliations and Expertise

Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, India

Shirish H. Sonawane Editor

Shirish H. Sonawane is Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering Department, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, Telengana State, India. His research focuses on the synthesis of hybrid nanomaterials.

Affiliations and Expertise

Chemical Engineering Department, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, Telengana State, India

Muthupandian Ashokkumar Editor

Muthupandian Ashokkumar is Professor of Chemistry, University of Melbourne, Australia. His research focuses on the ultrasonic synthesis of functional nano- and biomaterials that can be used in energy production, environmental remediation and diagnostic and therapeutic medicine.

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Melbourne, Australia