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Environmental Chemistry for a Sustainable World

Environmental Nanotechnology Volume 3

Editors: Dasgupta, Nandita, Ranjan, Shivendu, Lichtfouse, Eric (Eds.)

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  • Includes a detailed description of the biotransformation of nanomaterials in soil and plantsIn depth explanation of therapeutic applications of inorganic nanomaterials
  • Nanomaterials modifications by several engineering processes have been explored
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This third volume on environmental nanotechnology includes chapters dealing with topics such nanoremediation, waste water purification, nanosensors, nanomedicine, and nanofiltration. It also highlights the safety aspects and risk assessment and management related to several toxins, as well as nanotechnology related solutions for these challenges. The book also discusses new nanomaterials from the nexus of environment, water, remediation and total environment. 

About the authors

Dr. Nandita Dasgupta has vast working experience in nanoscience and is working as Assistant Professor at Department of Biotechnology, Institute of Engineering and Technology, Lucknow, India. She has worked on Mesenchymal stem cell derived exosomes for the treatment of uveitis. She has successfully engineered micro-vehicles for model drug molecules. Her areas of interest include nanomaterial fabrication and its applications in medicine, food, environment, agriculture and biomedical.She is the associate editor of Environmental Chemistry Letters. She has received several awards and recognitions from different national and international organizations.

Dr. Shivendu Ranjan is scientist at the DST-Centre for Policy Research, Lucknow, India. He is also serving as a senior research associate, adjunct, at the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, University of Johannesburg, South Africa. His research interests include nanotechnology, nanomedicine, science policy and diplomacy.He is associate editor of Environmental Chemistry Letters and editorial board member of Biotechnology and Biotechnological Equipment. He has received 20 awards and honors.

Dr. Eric Lichtfouse is an environmental chemist working at the University of Aix-Marseille, France. He has invented carbon-13 dating. He is teaching scientific writing and communication, and has published the book Scientific Writing for Impact Factors. He is founder and Chief Editor of scientific journals and series in environmental chemistry and agriculture. He got the Analytical Chemistry Prize from the French Chemical Society, the Grand Prize of the Universities of Nancy and Metz, and a Journal Citation Award by the Essential Indicators.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)
  • Nanotechnology in Wastewater and the Capacity of Nanotechnology for Sustainability

    Pages 1-45

    Agboola, Oluranti (et al.)

  • Therapeutic Use of Inorganic Nanomaterials in Malignant Diseases

    Pages 47-87

    Lupu, Andreea-Roxana (et al.)

  • Modification of Oligomers and Reinforced Polymeric Composites by Carbon Nanotubes and Ultrasonic

    Pages 89-116

    Kolosov, Aleksandr Evhenovych (et al.)

  • Understanding Interactions of Nanomaterials with Soil: Issues and Challenges Ahead

    Pages 117-141

    Piplai, Tropita (et al.)

  • Nanotechnology for Water Treatment

    Pages 143-163

    Ali, Zarshad (et al.)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Environmental Nanotechnology Volume 3
Editors
  • Nandita Dasgupta
  • Shivendu Ranjan
  • Eric Lichtfouse
Series Title
Environmental Chemistry for a Sustainable World
Series Volume
27
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-26672-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-26672-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-26671-4
Series ISSN
2213-7114
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 362
Number of Illustrations
16 b/w illustrations, 44 illustrations in colour
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