Controlled Release of Pesticides for Sustainable Agriculture

  • Rakhimol K. R.
  • Sabu Thomas
  • Tatiana Volova
  • Jayachandran K.

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Angel G. Polanco Rodríguez, Jesús Alfredo Araujo León
    Pages 41-58
  3. S. Sousa, M. L. Maia, L. Correira-Sá, V. C. Fernandes, C. Delerue-Matos, C. Calhau et al.
    Pages 59-109
  4. Maya Rajan, Vinaya Chandran, S. Shahena, Linu Mathew
    Pages 111-125
  5. V. R. Remya, Jesiya Susan George, Sabu Thomas
    Pages 127-139
  6. Ayilalath Ashitha, Jyothis Mathew
    Pages 141-153
  7. R. K. Saini, S. Patel, J. Bajpai, A. K. Bajpai
    Pages 155-184
  8. Abhilasha Mishra, Rajesh K. Saini, A. K. Bajpai
    Pages 185-206
  9. Fatma Yılmaz, Nilay Bereli, Ali Derazshamshir, Duygu Çimen, Semra Akgönüllü, Yeşeren Saylan et al.
    Pages 207-235
  10. S. Shahena, Maya Rajan, Vinaya Chandran, Linu Mathew
    Pages 237-252
  11. Vinaya Chandran, S. Shahena, Maya Rajan, Linu Mathew
    Pages 253-266

About this book


This book ​presents an introduction to the concept and need of sustainable agriculture, the mechanisms of conventional and controlled release of pesticides, herbicides and plant hormones. It also contains the carriers which supply controlled release including polymers and nanoparticles. A full chapter is devoted to the theory and simulation aspects.


Sustainable Agriculture Pesticides Polymers for controlled release Controlled Release Nanoparticles for controlled release

Editors and affiliations

  • Rakhimol K. R.
    • 1
  • Sabu Thomas
    • 2
  • Tatiana Volova
    • 3
  • Jayachandran K.
    • 4
  1. 1.International and Inter University Centre for Nanoscience and NanotechnologyMahatma Gandhi UniversityKottayamIndia
  2. 2.School of Chemical SciencesMahatma Gandhi UniversityKottayamIndia
  3. 3.Institute of Biophysics SB RASSiberian Federal UniversityKrasnoyarskRussia
  4. 4.School of BiosciencesMahatma Gandhi UniversityKottayamIndia

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