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Upconversion Nanophosphors - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128228425

Upconversion Nanophosphors

1st Edition

Editors: Sabu Thomas Kanchan Upadhyay Ranuak Tamrakar Nandakumar Kalarikkal
Paperback ISBN: 9780128228425
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 1st August 2021
Page Count: 500
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Table of Contents

  1. Advancement in Photo luminescent rare earth nano crystals characterisations for photophysical applications
  2. What is upconversion process in nano phosphor: Basic Concepts and mechanism
  3. Synthesis methods for rare earth doped upconversion phosphors
  4. Introduction to phenomena involved in physics of UC-NPs and their relevance in applications
  5. Upconversion photoluminescence properties of ZrO2:Ln3+/Yb3+ (Ln = Er, Ho, Tm) films formed by plasma electrolytic oxidation
  6. Synthesis and Characterization of upconversion-luminescent fluorosilicate glasses and glass ceramics
  7. Synthesis and Characterization of rare earth doped perovskite upconversion nanophosphors
  8. Ceramic based upconversion phosphors
  9. Organic complexes as upconversion phosphors
  10. Tunning and optimization of upconversion phosphors
  11. Application of upconversion luminescent materials in temperature sensor
  12. Upconversion luminescence and optical behaviour of Er3+ doped Gd2O3 phosphors
  13. Upconversion nanoparticles for sensing applications
  14. Upconversion luminescence nanomaterials for biomedical applications
  15. Application of upconversion luminescent materials in photodynamic therapy
  16. Oxide based Upconversion nanophosphors: Synthesis, Characterization and Applications
  17. Upconversion Nanomaterials for Photocatalytic Applications

Description

Upconversion Nanophosphors provides detailed information about the different lanthanide-based upconversion nanoparticles and their application in different fields. The book focuses on the different kinds of upconversion nanophosphors materials with different synthesis methods, characterization tools, and specific applications in various fields. It will also help solve fundamental and applied problems of inorganic phosphor materials showing upconversion behavior, as well as generate new innovative ideas in the field of application of inorganic phosphor materials.

Upconversion Nanophosphors will help scientists, engineers, industrial experts, and masters and PhD. students working in the field of upconversion and materials science to solve fundamental and applied problems in the field of inorganic phosphor materials showing upconversion behavior, as well as to inspire new and innovative ideas in the field of application of inorganic phosphor materials.

Key Features

  • Covers synthesis characterization of upconversion nanophosphors and their applications
  • Highlights which classes of upconversion materials are suitable for a specific application
  • Explores processes to engineer upconversion nanoparticles for state-of-the-art technologies including upconversion labelling and counterfeiting, highly sensitive and selective biosensing, and upconversion-activated drug delivery

Readership

Scientists, engineers, industrial experts, Ph.D. students and master students in the field of materials science and composites technology. Graduate students in the disciplines of chemistry, physics, materials science, nanoscience and nanotechnology


Details

No. of pages:
500
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2021
Published:
1st August 2021
Imprint:
Elsevier
Paperback ISBN:
9780128228425

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About the Editors

Sabu Thomas

Sabu Thomas

Dr Sabu Thomas is a Professor of Polymer Science & Engineering, in the School of Chemical Sciences in Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala, India. His areas of research are in polymer blends, fiber filled polymer composites, nanomaterials and polymer nanocomposites, ageing and degradation, pervaporation phenomena, sorption and diffusion, interpenetrating polymer systems, recyclability and reuse of waste plastics and rubbers, elastomer crosslinking, dual porous nanocomposite scaffolds for tissue engineering, polymer nanocomposites for electronic applications, water purification, and energy storage.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Polymer Science and Engineering, School of Chemical Sciences and Director, Centre for Neuroscience and Nanotechnology, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, India

Kanchan Upadhyay

Kanchan Upadhyay

Kanchan Upadhyay is Post-Doctoral Fellow for the International & Inter University Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology at Mahatma Gandhi University. She received her PhD in Chemistry at Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University and in 2015 she received the Got Chhattisgarh young scientist award. Her research interests are analytical chemistry and synthesis & luminescence properties of Phosphors.

Affiliations and Expertise

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

Ranuak Tamrakar

Ranuak Tamrakar

Raunak Tamrakar is an Assistant Professor for the Department of Applied Physics at Bhilai Institute of Technology. He received his PhD in solid state physics at Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University in 2016 and is a lifetime member of the Luminescence Society of India. His main research interests are synthesis and luminescence properties of Phosphors.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Applied Physics, Bhilai Institute of Technology, Durg, India

Nandakumar Kalarikkal

Nandakumar Kalarikkal

Nandakumar Kalarikkal is the Director at the International and Inter University Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology as well as the Director & Chair of the School of Pure and Applied Physics at Mahatma Gandhi University in India. He was the keynote speaker at the International Conference on Polymer Processing and Characterization-ICPPC 2017 held at Gdansk University of Technology, Gdansk, Poland in September 2017. His research interests include the syntheses, characterization and applications of various Nanomaterials, LASER-matter interactions, ion irradiation effects on various novel materials, and phase transitions.

Affiliations and Expertise

School of Pure and Applied Physics, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, India