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Modern Age Environmental Problems and their Remediation

Editors: Oves, Mohammad, Zain Khan, Mohammad, M.I. Ismail, Iqbal (Eds.)

  • Offers a rich source of theoretical and practical cutting-edge research
  • Considers modern age pollution strategies and solutions
  • Provides a valuable contribution to the field of environmental protection
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About this book

This book presents a novel picture in current advances in research of theoretical and practical frameworks of environmental problems and solutions taken from the latest empirical research findings.

The book deals with basic concepts and principles of process, modern biochemical and molecular approaches, genomics and metagenomics, proteomics, remediation strategies of various hazardous pollutants, microbial carbon sequestration and remediation, phytoremediation, bioleaching, biosorption, upscaling of systems, and considers the merit and demerits based on the current literature related to environmental problems and solutions.

The book is aimed at professionals, researchers, academicians, and students who would like to improve their understanding of the strategic role of environment protection and advanced applied technologies at different levels. It will be useful for the experienced engineer or scientist working in the field.

About the authors

Dr. Mohammad Oves, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor at Center of Excellence in Environmental Studies of King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Dr. Oves received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. (Microbiology) from Aligarh Muslim University, India. He has more than five years research experience on the different environmental related research project like  SWINGS (Safeguarding Water Resources in India with Green and Sustainable Technology) International FP-7 funded project of the European Union) and green synthesis of nanoparticles from the plant and bacterial extract funded by ICMR and CSIR funding bodies of the Indian government. He has published more than 65 scientific papers, including original research articles, review articles, and book chapters in various international publishers. He has also gained H-index 18 and i10-indexer 24 with more than 1650 citations on Google scholar. His interest in various aspects and application of Microbiology coupled with Environment

al Sciences, Nanoscience, and Biomedical Sciences. He is intensely involved in research activities focusing on Environmental Microbiology, Nanotechnology, Heavy metals bioremediation and Antimicrobial microbial activities of newly synthesized drugs and nanomaterials. 

Dr. Mohammad Zain Khan, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Industrial Chemistry at the Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India. He did his Masters in Industrial Chemistry and Ph.D. in Environmental Chemistry (Wastewater bioremediation) from AMU Aligarh. He was awarded the prestigious Erasmus Mundus Fellowship by the European Union to work at the prestigious University College of London as PDF. He has also worked at IIT Delhi as Project Scientist under the DST Fast Track Young Scientist Scheme. His main area of interest is the bioremediation of organic compounds along with energy recovery in the form of electricity, hydrogen or methane using Bioelectrochemical Systems (BESs). Currently, he is running research

projects funded by the DST and UGC funding bodies of the government of India and supervising Ph.D. and MPhil candidates. He has published some very interesting research articles, including review articles in peer-reviewed journals and presented papers in various national and international conferences.

Professor Iqbal MI Ismail, (M. Phil & Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Southampton, U.K.), is a Professor of Physical Chemistry, Director of Center of Excellence in Environmental Studies, Center of Talent and Creativity and Deputy Director of Intellectual Property Investment Administration and Vice Dean for Housing and Catering Deanship of Students Affairs of the King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He has been teaching Chemistry to postgraduate students for last 25 years and has research experience of about more than 30 years. He has contributed more than 80 national and international scientific publications. He is associated with several scientifi

c and social bodies. He also successfully completed several nation projects related environmental problems.

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  • Chemical Contaminants for Soil, Air and Aquatic Ecosystem

    Weldeslassie, Tesfalem (et al.)

    Pages 1-22

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  • An Insight to Atmospheric Pollution- Improper Waste Management and Climate Change Nexus

    Sharma, Bhavisha (et al.)

    Pages 23-47

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  • Pesticide Contamination and Human Health Risk Factor

    Singh, Ngangbam Sarat (et al.)

    Pages 49-68

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  • Genetic Engineering and Environmental Risk

    Raina, Meenakshi (et al.)

    Pages 69-82

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  • Effect of Air Conditioning on Global Warming and Human Health

    Khan, Mohammad Nawaz (et al.)

    Pages 83-94

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eBook 101,14 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-64501-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 124,79 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-64500-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Modern Age Environmental Problems and their Remediation
Editors
  • Mohammad Oves
  • Mohammad Zain Khan
  • Iqbal M.I. Ismail
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-64501-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-64501-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-64500-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 237
Number of Illustrations
25 b/w illustrations, 22 illustrations in colour
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