Nanomaterials Synthesis

Nanomaterials Synthesis

Design, Fabrication and Applications

1st Edition - May 29, 2019

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  • Editors: Yasir Beeran Pottathara, Sabu Thomas, Nandakumar Kalarikkal, Yves Grohens, Vanja Kokol
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128157510
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128157527

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Nanomaterials Synthesis: Design, Fabrication and Applications combines the present and emerging trends of synthesis routes of nanomaterials with the incorporation of various technologies. The book covers the new trends and challenges in the synthesis and surface engineering of a wide range of nanomaterials, including emerging technologies used for their synthesis. Significant properties, safety and sustainability and environmental impacts of the synthesis routes are explored. This book is an important information source that will help materials scientists and engineers who want to learn more about how different classes of nanomaterials are designed.

Key Features

  • Highlights recent developments in, and opportunities created by, new nanomaterials synthesis methods
  • Explains major synthesis techniques for different types of nanomaterials
  • Discusses the challenges of using a variety of synthesis methods


Materials scientists and engineers working in research and development who want to learn how nanomaterials can be integrated into the product lifecycle

Table of Contents

  • 1. Synthesis and Processing of Emerging Two-dimensional Nanomaterials
    Yasir Beeran Pottathara
    2. Nanomaterials Synthesis: Chemical and Biological Routs and Applications
    Shirish Hari Sonawane, Aniruddha Bhalchandra Pandit and Prakash Saudagar
    3. Chemical approaches for 1D oxide nanostructures Solutions
    Fatma Abd El-Rahman Taher
    4. One- and two-dimensional Nanostructures prepared by Combustion Synthesis (CS)
    Alexander Sergeevich Mukasyan and Khachatur Manukyan
    5. Microwave-Assisted Synthesis for Nanomaterials
    Mubarak Mujawar
    6. Strategies in laser induced synthesis of nanomaterials
    Saikiran Vadavalli
    7. Flame Synthesis of Nanostructured Transition Metal Oxides: Trends, Developments, and Recent Advances.
    Wilson Merchan-Merchan
    8. Design and Fabrication of Porous Nanostructures and their applications
    Prof. Sk Manirul Islam and Tanima Saha
    9. Synthesis and Processing of Thermoelectric Nanomaterials, Nanocomposites and Devices
    Lazarous Tzounis and Lazaros Tzounis
    10. Ternary chalcohalides nanomaterials: fabrication
    Marcin Jesionek
    11. Advanced Nanocarbon Materials for Electrochemical Energy Storage
    KVSN Raju and KVSN Raju12. Organic–Inorganic Hybrid Nanomaterials: Synthesis, Characterization and Application
    Vesna Lazic
    13. Fabrication, Characterization and Optimization of Mn-Based Oxide Nanofibers for Energy Storage Devices
    Yogesh Sharma
    14. Fabrication of Micro/Nano miniaturized platforms for Nanotheranostics and Regenerative Medicine applications
    Praveen G
    15. Recent Trends in Synthesis Routes of Carbon Nanomaterials
    Jose Antonio Palenzuela

Product details

  • No. of pages: 594
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2019
  • Published: May 29, 2019
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128157510
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128157527

About the Editors

Yasir Beeran Pottathara

Yasir Beeran Pottathara is a Postdoctoral Researcher at LIMATB, University of South Brittany, Lorient, France. His research focuses in the area of nanomaterials for energy storage applications.

Affiliations and Expertise

LIMATB, Universite de Bretagne Sud, France

Sabu Thomas

Prof. Sabu Thomas is a renowned professor who is serving as the Vice-Chancellor of Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, India. He is also a full professor of Polymer Science and Engineering at the School of Chemical Sciences, a role which he has held since 1998. He was previously Pro-Vice Chancellor of Mahatma Gandhi University 2017-2018, Director of School of Chemical Science during 2010-2013, Hon. Director of International & Inter-University Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 2009-2015 and 2016-17. In 2015, Prof. Thomas received his first Docteur Honoris Causa from University of Souther Brittany in Lorient, France. In 2016, he received his second Doctorate honoris causa from University of Lorraine, France. He was awarded the Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, London, FRSC in 2012. He received the Bronze Medal of the Chemical Research Society of India and the MRSI Medal of the Material Research Society of India in 2013. He was the recipient of Fulbright-Nehru International Education Administrators Award 2017. He also received TRiLA Academician of the year 2018 award. Prof. Thomas has published more than 1000 publications, and more than 100 books.

Affiliations and Expertise

Full Professor, International and Inter University Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, India

Nandakumar Kalarikkal

Nandakumar Kalarikkal is Associate Professor, Advanced Materials Laboratory, School of Pure and Applied Physics & International and Inter University Centre for Nanoscience, Mahatma Gandhi University, India. His research focuses in the areas of nanomultiferroics, nanosemiconductors and nanophosphors

Affiliations and Expertise

Mahatma Gandhi University, India

Yves Grohens

Professor Yves Grohens is the Director of the LIMATB (Material Engineering) Laboratory of Université de Bretagne Sud, France. His master's and PhD degrees were from Besançon University, France. After finishing his studies, he worked as assistant professor and later professor in various reputed universities in France. He is an invited professor to many universities in different parts of the world as well. His areas of interest include physicochemical studies of polymer surfaces and interfaces, phase transitions in thin films confinement, nano and bio composites design and characterization, and biodegradation of polymers and biomaterials. He has written several book chapters, monographs, and scientific reviews and has published 130 international publications. He is the chairman and member of advisory committees of many international conferences.

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, ComposiTIC laboratory, University of South Brittany, France.

Vanja Kokol

Vanja Kokol is Associate Professor, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maribor, Slovenia. His research focuses on chemo-enzymatic derivatization, modification and/or functionalization of biopolymers and organic/inorganic nanomaterials.

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Maribor, Slovenia

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