Advertisement

Green Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles Using Aqueous Extract of Rosa brunonii Lindl and Their Morphological, Biological and Photocatalytic Characterizations

  • Madhulika Bhagat
  • Rythem Anand
  • Ram Datt
  • Vinay Gupta
  • Sandeep AryaEmail author
Article
  • 101 Downloads

Abstract

In this work, silver (Ag) nanoparticles were synthesized by simple, eco-friendly chemical reaction using aqueous extract of Rosa brunonii Lindl as a reducing agent. The characterizations using scanning electron microscopy, X-ray diffraction (XRD), energy dispersive spectrometry, UV–Vis spectrum and photo luminance spectroscopy confirmed the successful synthesis of Ag nanoparticles. The suitable antioxidant properties of as-synthesized silver nanoparticles using three assays; DPPH, FRAP and ferrous chelation potential, were confirmed. Various in vitro biological parameters of biosynthesized nanoparticles suggested an excellent antimicrobial activity against different (five bacterial and four fungal) microbial strains viz. Escherichia coli, Kleibsella pnemoniae, Campylobacter jejunii, Bacillus cereus, Alcaligenes denitrificans, Bipolaris specifera, Fusarium oxysporum, Aspergillus niger and Curvularia lunata. The as-synthesized silver nanoparticles were found most susceptible to C. jejunii (bacteria) at 47.11 µg/mL and A. niger (fungal) at 70.9 µg/mL. Further, photocatalytic property of silver nanoparticles showed a gradual increase of degradation (%) of Congo red dye under direct sunlight with respect to time for 3 h in the interval of 1 h each. The results confirmed that green synthesized silver nanoparticles are highly efficient for the photocatalytic degradation of the Congo red dye.

Keywords

Rosa brunonii Silver nanoparticles Antimicrobial study Photocatalytic effect 

Notes

Acknowledgements

This work is supported by SERB-DST File No. EEQ/2016/000478 sanctioned to first author and File No. EEQ/2016/000119 sanctioned to corresponding author.

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of interest

In this work, the first and the corresponding author have equally contributed and the authors declare that there is no conflict of interest.

References

  1. 1.
    M. Auffan, J. Rose, J.Y. Bottero, G.V. Lowry, J.P. Jolivet, M.R. Wiesner, Nat. Nanotechnol. 4, 634 (2009)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    P. Raveendran, J. Fu, S.L. Wallen, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 125, 13940 (2003)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    M. Brust, C.J. Kiely, Colloids. Surf. A 202, 175 (2002)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    S. Ahmed, M. Ahmad, B.L. Swami, S. Ikram, J. Adv. Res. 7, 17 (2016)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    C. Jayaseelan, R. Ramkumar, A.A. Rahuman, P. Peruma, Ind. Crops. Prod. 45, 423 (2013)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    V.S. Ferreira, M.E. ConzFerreira, L.M.T.R. Lima, S. Frases, W. Souza, C. SantAnna, Enzyme Microb. Technol. 97, 114 (2017)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    I. Ocsoy, A. Demirbas, E.S. McLamore, B. Altinsoy, N. Ildiz, A. Baldemir, J. Mol. Liq. 238, 263 (2017)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  8. 8.
    M. Rafique, I. Sadaf, M.S. Rafique, M.B. Tahir, Artif. Cells Nanomed. Biotechnol. 45, 1272 (2017)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. 9.
    P. Roy, B. Das, A. Mohanty, S. Mohapatra, Appl. Nanosci. 7, 843 (2017)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. 10.
    B. Bhuyan, A. Paul, B. Paul, S.S. Dhar, P. Dutta, J. Photochem. Photobiol. B 173, 210 (2017)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  11. 11.
    M. Gomathi, P.V. Rajkumar, A. Prakasam, K. Ravichandran, Resour. Effic. Technol. 3, 280 (2017)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  12. 12.
    N. Chauhan, A.K. Tyagi, P. Kumar, A. Malik, Front. Microbiol. 7, 1748 (2016)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  13. 13.
    N.K. Mondal, A. Chowdhury, U. Deya, P. Mukhopadhya, S. Chatterjee, K. Das, J.K. Datta, Asian Pac. J. Trop. Dis. 4, S204 (2014)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  14. 14.
    M. Bhagat, S. Rajput, S. Arya, S. Khan, P. Lehana, Bull. Mater. Sci. 38, 1253 (2015)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  15. 15.
    S.V. Otari, R.M. Patil, S.J. Ghosh, S.H. Pawar, Mater. Lett. 116, 367 (2014)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  16. 16.
    P. Nalawade, P. Mukherjee, S. Kapoor, Spectrochim. Acta A 129, 121 (2014)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  17. 17.
    J. Tian, K.K.Y. Wong, C.M. Ho, C.N. Lok, W.Y. Yu, C.M. Che, J.F. Chiu, P.K.H. Tam, ChemMedChem 2, 129 (2007)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  18. 18.
    T.A. Dankovich, D.G. Gray, Environ. Sci. Technol. 45, 1992 (2011)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  19. 19.
    L. Chen, L. Zheng, Y. Lv, H. Liu, G. Wang, N. Ren, D. Liu, J. Wang, R.I. Boughton, Surf. Coat. Technol. 204, 3871 (2010)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  20. 20.
    S. Kittler, C. Greulich, J. Diendorf, M. Köller, M. Epple, Chem. Mater. 22, 4548 (2010)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  21. 21.
    M. Sriramulu, S. Sumathi, Adv. Nat. Sci. 8, 045012 (2017)Google Scholar
  22. 22.
    C. Lei, X. Zhu, B. Zhu, C. Jiang, Y. Le, J. Yu, J. Hazard. Mater. 321, 801 (2017)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  23. 23.
    V.S. Suvith, D. Philip, Spectrochim. Acta A 118, 526 (2014)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  24. 24.
    W.B. Williams, M.E. Cuvelier, C. Berset, LWT-Food Sci. Technol. 28, 25 (1995)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  25. 25.
    I.F.F. Benzie, J.J. Strain, Anal. Biochem. 239, 70 (1996)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  26. 26.
    I. Glucin, Int. J. Food Sci. Nutr. 56, 491 (2005)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  27. 27.
    A.W. Bauer, E. Kirby, E.M. Sherris, M. Turk, Am. J. Clin. Path. 45, 493 (1966)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  28. 28.
    D.C. Mohana, K.A. Raveesha, J. Mycol. Plant Pathol. 20, 197 (2010)Google Scholar
  29. 29.
    J. Gordon, S. Harman, ‎J. Chem. Educ. 79, 611 (2002)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  30. 30.
    S. Singh, A. Bharti, V.K. Meena, J. Mater. Sci. Mater. Electron. 25, 3747 (2014)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  31. 31.
    D. Paramelle, A. Sadovoy, S. Gorelik, P. Free, J. Hobley, D.G. Fernig, Analyst 139, 4855 (2014)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  32. 32.
    P. Gangopadhyay, R. Kesavamoorthy, S. Bera, P. Magudapathy, K.G.M. Nair, B.K. Panigrahi, S.V. Narasimhan, Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 047403 (2005)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  33. 33.
    S.P. Velammal, T.A. Devi, T.P. Amaladhas, J. Nanostruct. Chem. 6, 247 (2016)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  34. 34.
    H. Kolya, P. Maiti, A. Pandey, T. Tripathy, J. Anal. Sci. Technol. 6, 1 (2015)CrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, part of Springer Nature 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of BiotechnologyUniversity of JammuJammuIndia
  2. 2.Advanced Materials and Devices DivisionCSIR-National Physical LaboratoryNew DelhiIndia
  3. 3.Department of PhysicsUniversity of JammuJammuIndia

Personalised recommendations