Two Dimensional Nanostructures for Biomedical Technology - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128176504

Two Dimensional Nanostructures for Biomedical Technology

1st Edition

A Bridge Between Material Science and Bioengineering

Editors: Raju Khan Shaswat Barua
Paperback ISBN: 9780128176504
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 1st November 2019
Page Count: 290
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Two Dimensional Nanostructures for Biomedical Technology: A Bridge Between Material Science and Bioengineering helps researchers to understand the promising aspects of two dimensional nanomaterials. Sections cover the biomedical applications of such nanostructures in terms of their precursors, structures, morphology and size. Further, detailed synthetic methodologies guide the reader towards the efficient generation of two dimensional nanostructures. The book encompasses the vital aspects of two dimensional nanomaterials in context of their utility in biomedical technology, thus presenting a thorough guide for researchers in this area.

Key Features

  • Details the latest on the structure, morphology and shape-size accords of two dimensional nanomaterials
  • Includes synthetic strategies with feasibility for sustainability
  • Reports on two dimensional nanostructures in biomedical technology, including bio-imaging, biosensing, drug delivery and tissue engineering


Research scholars and scientists working in biochemical engineering, biotechnology, materials science, nanotechnology, biomedical domain, composite science and technology. Graduate students from science or engineering background with specialization in nanotechnology, biotechnology or materials sciences

Table of Contents

  1. Chemistry of two dimensional nanomaterials
    2. Synthesis of two dimensional nanomaterials
    3. Graphene based nanostructures for biomedical applications
    4. Clay nanostructures for biomedical applications
    5. Silicon nanostructures for biomedical applications
    6. Metal dichalcogenides for biomedical applications
    7. Hybrid two dimensional nanostructures for biomedical applications
    8. Future prospects and commercial viability of two dimensional nanostructures for biomedical technology


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About the Editor

Raju Khan

Raju Khan is a Senior Scientist & Group Leader at Analytical Chemistry Group, CSIR-North East Institute of Science & Technology, Jorhat, Assam, Govt. of India. He received his MSc degree in Inorganic Chemistry and PhD in Physical Chemistry from Jamia Millia Islamia, Central University, New Delhi, India, 2002 & 2005, respectively. Thereafter, he worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the “Sensor Research laboratory” Department of Chemistry, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa, in the year 2005-06 and also worked as a Fast Track Young Scientist at CSIR-National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi Govt. of India. Dr Khan was involved in synthesize of novel materials to fabricate electrochemical biosensor to detect target disease risk biomarker for health care monitoring. Dr Khan is also engaged other external project funding National & International collaborative project, Indo-Czech Republic & Indo-Russia. After successful completion of awarded tenure, Dr. Khan joined as Scientist at Analytical Chemistry Division, CSIR-North East Institute of Science and Technology (NEIST), a research laboratory of Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Govt. of India and he is also promoted and currently working as a Senior Scientist. He was awarded the BOYSCAST fellowship to work work as a visiting scientist for one year at University of the Texas at Sanantonio, USA. Since then, Dr. Khan has served with more than 10 years R&D and teaching experience, producing high quality research, mentoring students, and supporting analytical division as outsource facility.

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Scientist, Analytical Chemistry Group, CSTD

Shaswat Barua

Shaswat Barua is currently working as a CSIR-Nehru Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at CSIR-North East Institute of Science & Technology, Jorhat, Assam, Govt. of India. He received his B.Sc. in Chemistry from Jorhat Science College and M.Sc. and Ph.D. from Tezpur University, Assam, India. The main focus of his research is the development of high performance biomaterials. He did his post-doctoral research in Defence Research Laboratory, DRDO, Tezpur, India and Institute of Nano Science and Technology, Mohali, India. He has been working as an Assistant Professor of Chemistry at the School of Basic Sciences, Assam Kaziranga University, India since August 2016.

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, School of Basic Sciences, Kaziranga University - Rowmarikhuti, India

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