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Smartphone-Based Detection Devices - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128236963

Smartphone-Based Detection Devices

1st Edition

Emerging Trends in Analytical Techniques

Editor: Chaudhery Hussain
Paperback ISBN: 9780128236963
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 1st August 2021
Page Count: 365
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Smartphone usage has created a new means for detection, analysis, diagnosis and monitoring through the use of new apps and attachments. These breakthrough analytical methods offer ways to overcome the drawbacks of more conventional methods, such as the expensive instrumentation that is often needed, complex sample pre-treatment steps, or time-consuming procedures. Smartphone-Based Detection Devices: Emerging Trends in Analytical Techniques gathers these modern developments in smartphone analytical methods into one comprehensive source, covering recent advancements in analytical tools while paying special attention to the most accurate, highly efficient approaches.

Serving as a guide not only to analytical chemists but also to environmentalists, biotechnologists, pharmacists, forensic scientists and toxicologists, Smartphone-Based Detection Devices: Emerging Trends in Analytical Techniques is an important source for researchers who require accurate analysis of their on- and off-site samples. Students in these fields at the graduate and post-graduate level will also benefit from this topical and comprehensive book.

Key Features

  • Provides an integrated approach for advanced analytical methods and techniques using smartphones
  • Covers the usage of smartphones in sample prep, integration and detection stages of analytical chemistry
  • Applicable for researchers of all levels, from graduate students to professionals


Researchers conducting fieldwork and other professional scientists in the fields of analytical sciences, smartphone technology, forensic sciences, pharmaceutical sciences, environmental analysis, toxicology, green chemistry, sustainability, materials science, device engineering, etc. All levels of learners from graduate students to high-level researchers and professors in academics

Table of Contents

Introduction-Smartphone a new perspective in analysis
SECTION 1: Use Smartphone in Sample Preparation Stage of Analysis
SECTION 2: Smartphone as an Interface for Instruments
SECTION 3: Smartphones as Microscopes or Test Result Readers
SECTION 4: Chemometric applications of Smartphones
SECTION 5: Applications of Smartphones in Analysis
SECTION 6: Detection with Smartphone
SECTION 7: Commercialization and Standardization Challenges
Conclusion: Future of Analysis: Smartphone


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About the Editor

Chaudhery Hussain

Chaudhery Hussain

Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain, PhD, is an Adjunct Professor, Academic Advisor and Lab Director in the Department of Chemistry & Environmental Sciences at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, USA. His research is focused on Environmental management, Nanotechnology, Advanced Materials, and Analytical Chemistry of Various Industries. Dr. Hussain is the author of numerous papers in peer-reviewed journals as well as a prolific author and editor of scientific monographs and handbooks in his research areas for Elsevier, Royal Society of Chemistry, CRC, Springer, and others.

Affiliations and Expertise

Adjunct Professor, Academic Advisor and Director of Chemistry and EVSc Labs, Department of Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, New Jersey, USA

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