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Green Processes for Nanotechnology

From Inorganic to Bioinspired Nanomaterials

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  • Maximizes reader insights into the design and fabrication of bioinspired nanomaterials and the design of complex bio-nanohybrids

  • Covers many different applications for nanomaterials, bioinspired nanomaterials, and complex bio-nanohybrids, with an emphasis on biomedical applications

  • Broadens readers’ understanding of environmentally-friendly techniques for the synthesis of nanomaterials

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Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii
  2. Solvent-Free Functionalization of Carbon Nanomaterials

    • Elena V. Basiuk, Vladimir A. Basiuk
    Pages 163-205
  3. Green Chemical and Biological Synthesis of Nanoparticles and Their Biomedical Applications

    • Mehdi Razavi, Erfan Salahinejad, Mina Fahmy, Mostafa Yazdimamaghani, Daryoosh Vashaee, Lobat Tayebi
    Pages 207-235
  4. Nanoparticle Synthesis by Biogenic Approach

    • Sarvesh Kumar Srivastava, Chiaki Ogino, Akihiko Kondo
    Pages 237-257
  5. Green Synthesis of Metal Nanoparticles by Plants: Current Trends and Challenges

    • Luciano Paulino Silva, Ivy Garcez Reis, Cínthia Caetano Bonatto
    Pages 259-275
  6. Biomimetic Soft Polymer Nanomaterials for Efficient Chemical Processes

    • Matt McTaggart, Manish Jugroot, Cecile Malardier-Jugroot
    Pages 277-301
  7. Nanoarchitectonics Prepared by MAPLE for Biomedical Applications

    • Roxana Cristina Popescu, Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu
    Pages 303-325
  8. Safer Nanoformulation for the Next Decade

    • Debjani Nath
    Pages 327-352
  9. Time-Domain Ab Initio Modeling of Charge and Exciton Dynamics in Nanomaterials

    • Linjun Wang, Run Long, Dhara Trivedi, Oleg V. Prezhdo
    Pages 353-392
  10. Life Cycle Assessment of Nanomaterials

    • Girish Upreti, Rajive Dhingra, Sasikumar Naidu, Isaac Atuahene, Rapinder Sawhney
    Pages 393-408
  11. Back Matter

    Pages 435-446

About this book

This book provides the state-of-the-art survey of green techniques in preparation of different classes of nanomaterials, with an emphasis on the use of renewable sources. Key topics covered include fabrication of nanomaterials using green techniques as well as their properties and applications, the use of renewable sources to obtain nanomaterials of different classes, from simple metal and metal oxide nanoparticles to complex bioinspired nanomaterials, economic contributions of nanotechnology to green and sustainable growth, and more. This is an ideal book for students, lecturers, researchers and engineers dealing with versatile (mainly chemical, biological, and medical) aspects of nanotechnology, including fabrication of nanomaterials using green techniques and their properties and applications.

This book also:

  • Maximizes reader insights into the design and fabrication of bioinspired nanomaterials and the design of complex bio-nanohybrids
  • Covers many different applications for nanomaterials, bioinspired nanomaterials, and complex bio-nanohybrids, with an emphasis on biomedical applications
  • Broadens readers’ understanding of environmentally-friendly techniques for the synthesis of nanomaterials

Keywords

  • Bioinspired Nanomaterials
  • Biomass Nanocomposites
  • Bionanoparticles
  • Green Nanotechnology
  • Greenanomics
  • Nanoarchitectonics for Biomedical Applications
  • Nanomaterials Fabrication
  • Nanotechnology Applications
  • Safe Nanoformulation
  • Sustainable Nanotechnology

Editors and Affiliations

  • Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F., Mexico

    Vladimir A. Basiuk, Elena V. Basiuk

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Green Processes for Nanotechnology

  • Book Subtitle: From Inorganic to Bioinspired Nanomaterials

  • Editors: Vladimir A. Basiuk, Elena V. Basiuk

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-15461-9

  • Publisher: Springer Cham

  • eBook Packages: Engineering, Engineering (R0)

  • Copyright Information: Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-319-15460-2

  • Softcover ISBN: 978-3-319-36539-8

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-319-15461-9

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: VIII, 446

  • Number of Illustrations: 71 b/w illustrations, 89 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Microsystems and MEMS, Renewable Energy, Biomaterials, Nanotechnology, Biomedical Engineering and Bioengineering

Buying options

eBook
USD 109.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-319-15461-9
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book
USD 149.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book
USD 179.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)