Nanofabrication of Myconanoparticles: A Future Prospect

  • Rajender Boddula
  • Priyanka Dubey
  • Saurabh Gautam
  • Ramyakrishna Pothu
  • Aditya Saran


Nanofabrications of nanomaterials are widely used in electronic industries related to integrated circuits and visual display. There in electronics the more popular word is nanolithography. The synthesis methods of myconanoparticles (MNPs) are eco-friendly, easy and less costly than chemically synthesized nanomaterials. Till now a full control over the fungal growth is possible, but the same is not possible for the synthesis of MNPs either through intra- or extracellular environment. Myconanoparticles are generally large in size with high standard deviation and less uniformity. The lack of uniformity and some specific structural requirement for optical properties is a big challenge for the applicability of MNPs. Fabrication is a method which can be applied for reshaping the MNPs. Nanofabrication is the future of MNPs processing for its wide-scale practical and industrial applications.


Nanofabrication Myconanoparticles Reshaping of nanoparticles Etching Surface functionalization 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rajender Boddula
    • 1
  • Priyanka Dubey
    • 2
  • Saurabh Gautam
    • 3
  • Ramyakrishna Pothu
    • 4
  • Aditya Saran
    • 5
  1. 1.CAS Key Laboratory for Nanosystem and Hierarchical FabricationNational Center for Nanoscience and TechnologyBeijingChina
  2. 2.Department of Textile TechnologyIndian Institute of Technology DelhiNew DelhiIndia
  3. 3.Department of Cellular BiochemistryMax Planck Institute of BiochemistryMartinsriedGermany
  4. 4.College of Chemistry and Chemical EngineeringHunan UniversityChangshaPeople’s Republic of China
  5. 5.Department of MicrobiologyMarwadi UniversityRajkotIndia

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