Preparation and Characterization of the Selectivity Material of Nitrate Sensor

  • Md Eshrat E AlahiEmail author
  • Subhas Chandra Mukhopadhyay
Part of the Smart Sensors, Measurement and Instrumentation book series (SSMI, volume 35)


The previous chapters explained two different sensors for nitrate detection. One sensor was a MEMS sensor, and another one was a Graphite/PDMS printed sensor.


  1. 1.
    L.D. Mafu, T.A. Msagati, B.B. Mamba, Ion-imprinted polymers for environmental monitoring of inorganic pollutants: synthesis, characterisation, and applications. Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. 20(2), 790 (2013)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    G. Wulff. The covalent and other stoichiometric approaches. Molecularly Imprinted Materials: Science and Technology, ed. by M. Yan, O. Ramström (Marcel Dekker: New York, 2005). pp. 59–92CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    V. Vishnuvardhan, K. Prathish, G. Naidu, T.P. Rao, Fabrication and topographical analysis of non-covalently imprinted polymer inclusion membranes for the selective sensing of pinacolyl methylphosphonate—a simulant of soman. Electrochim. Acta 52(24), 6922 (2007)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    K. Mosbach, Y. Yu, J. Andersch, L. Ye, Generation of new enzyme inhibitors using imprinted binding sites: the anti-idiotypic approach, a step toward the next generation of molecular imprinting. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 123(49), 12420 (2001)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    O. Ramstroem, L.I. Andersson, K. Mosbach, Recognition sites incorporating both pyridinyl and carboxy functionalities prepared by molecular imprinting. J Organic Chem. 58(26), 7562 (1993)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    N. Candan, N. Tüzmen, M. Andac, C.A. Andac, R. Say, A. Denizli, Cadmium removal out of human plasma using ion-imprinted beads in a magnetic column. Mater. Sci. Eng., C 29(1), 144 (2009)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    G. Wulff, Enzyme-like catalysis by molecularly imprinted polymers. Chem. Rev. 102(1), 1 (2002)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  8. 8.
    L. Chen, S. Xu, J. Li, Recent advances in molecular imprinting technology: current status, challenges and highlighted applications. Chem. Soc. Rev. 40(5), 2922 (2011)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. 9.
    E. Caro, R. Marcé, F. Borrull, P. Cormack, D. Sherrington, Application of molecularly imprinted polymers to solid-phase extraction of compounds from environmental and biological samples. TrAC Trends Anal. Chem. 25(2), 143 (2006)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  10. 10.
    J. Matsui, I.A. Nicholls, T. Takeuchi, K. Mosbach, I. Karube, Metal ion mediated recognition in molecularly imprinted polymers. Anal. Chim. Acta 335(1–2), 71 (1996)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  11. 11.
    H. Su, J. Li, T. Tan, Adsorption mechanism for imprinted ion (ni2+) of the surface molecular imprinting adsorbent (smia). Biochem. Eng. J. 39(3), 503 (2008)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  12. 12.
    T. Li, S. Chen, H. Li, Q. Li, L. Wu, Preparation of an ion-imprinted fiber for the selective removal of cu2+. Langmuir 27(11), 6753 (2011)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  13. 13.
    A.C. Mesquita, M.N. Mori, L.G.A. e Silva. Polymerization of vinyl acetate in bulk and emulsion by gamma irradiation. Rad. Phys. Chem. 71(1–2), 253 (2004)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  14. 14.
    K.-C. Ho, W.-M. Yeh, T.-S. Tung, J.-Y. Liao, Amperometric detection of morphine based on poly (3, 4-ethylenedioxythiophene) immobilized molecularly imprinted polymer particles prepared by precipitation polymerization. Anal. Chim. Acta 542(1), 90 (2005)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  15. 15.
    P.J. Dowding, B. Vincent, Suspension polymerisation to form polymer beads. Colloids Surf., A 161(2), 259 (2000)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  16. 16.
    HACH. “NITRATE: Chromotropic Acid Method.”
  17. 17.
    Hioki. “HIOKI IM3536 LCR Meter.” Accessed 28 April 2017
  18. 18.
    A. Kugimiya, H. Takei, Preparation of molecularly imprinted polymers with thiourea group for phosphate. Anal. Chim. Acta 564(2), 179–183 (2006)CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  19. 19.
    M.E.E. Alahi, X. Li, S. Mukhopadhyay, L. Burkitt, A temperature compensated smart nitrate-sensor for agricultural industry, in IEEE Transactions on industrial electronics, (2017)Google Scholar
  20. 20.
    Hach. sensION+9662 Nitrate Ion Selective Electrode (ISE)—sensor only. Accessed 12 July 2017
  21. 21.
    N.W. Turner et al., Effect of the solvent on recognition properties of molecularly imprinted polymer specific for ochratoxin A. Biosens. Bioelectron. 20(6), 1060–1067 (2004)CrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Md Eshrat E Alahi
    • 1
    Email author
  • Subhas Chandra Mukhopadhyay
    • 2
  1. 1.Shenzhen Institute of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of SciencesShenzhen University TownShenzhenChina
  2. 2.School of EngineeringMacquarie UniversitySydneyAustralia

Personalised recommendations