Biofibers and Biopolymers for Biocomposites

Synthesis, Characterization and Properties

  • Anish Khan
  • Sanjay Mavinkere Rangappa
  • Suchart Siengchin
  • Abdullah M. Asiri

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Akarsh Verma, Avinash Parashar, Naman Jain, V. K. Singh, Sanjay Mavinkere Rangappa, Suchart Siengchin
    Pages 1-34
  3. Sabarish Radoor, Jasila Karayil, Aswathy Jayakumar, E. K. Radhakrishnan, Lakshmanan Muthulakshmi, Sanjay Mavinkere Rangappa et al.
    Pages 35-70
  4. K. Gopalakrishna, Narendra Reddy, Yi Zhao
    Pages 91-110
  5. Thiagamani Senthil Muthu Kumar, Krishnasamy Senthilkumar, Muthukumar Chandrasekar, Saravanasankar Subramaniam, Sanjay Mavinkere Rangappa, Suchart Siengchin et al.
    Pages 111-133
  6. Muhammad Bilal, Tahir Rasheed, Faran Nabeel, Hafiz M. N. Iqbal
    Pages 135-157
  7. Mohammad Irfan Iqbal, Rashed Al Mizan, Ayub Nabi Khan
    Pages 159-169
  8. A. Ajithram, J. T. Winowlin Jappes, Thiagamani Senthil Muthu Kumar, Nagarajan Rajini, Anumakonda Varada Rajulu, Sanjay Mavinkere Rangappa et al.
    Pages 171-179
  9. Nishant Verma, Manoj Kumar Singh, Sunny Zafar
    Pages 209-228
  10. Faiza Sharif, Nawshad Muhammad, Tahera Zafar
    Pages 229-246
  11. Vijaykiran N. Narwade, Yasir Beeran Pottathara, Sumayya Begum, Rajendra S. Khairnar, Kashinath A. Bogle
    Pages 247-257
  12. Luigi Calabrese, Elpida Piperopoulos, Vincenzo Fiore
    Pages 259-283

About this book


This book summarizes recent developments in epoxy blends. It emphasizes new challenges for the synthesis, characterization, and properties of biofibers and biopolymers. It provides updates on all the important areas of biofibers and biopolymers in a comprehensive fashion, including synthesis, processing, characterisation and application. It provides a a one-stop reference for researchers and those working in industry and government.

The book correlates macro, micro and nanostructure properties. Moreover, it provides cutting edge research from experts around the globe. The current status, trends, future directions and opportunities are discussed in detail, making the book also accessible for beginners to the subject and young researchers.


Biofibers Characterization Biopolymers Properties Making Biocomposites Biopolymer Characterization Biofiber Properties Epoxy Blends Natural Fibers for Composites Nanoproperties of Biopolymers Microproperties of Biofibers Macroproperties of Biofibers

Editors and affiliations

  • Anish Khan
    • 1
  • Sanjay Mavinkere Rangappa
    • 2
  • Suchart Siengchin
    • 3
  • Abdullah M. Asiri
    • 4
  1. 1.Chemistry Department Faculty of ScienceKing Abdulaziz UniversityJeddahSaudi Arabia
  2. 2.Natural Composites Research Group Lab, Academic Enhancement DepartmentKing Mongkut’s University of Technology North BangkokBangkokThailand
  3. 3.Department of Mechanical and Process EngineeringThe Sirindhorn International Thai—German Graduate School of Engineering (TGGS), President of King Mongkut’s University of Technology North BangkokBangkokThailand
  4. 4.Chemistry Department Faculty of ScienceKing Abdulaziz UniversityJeddahSaudi Arabia

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