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Green Nanomaterials

Processing, Properties, and Applications

  • Shakeel Ahmed
  • Wazed Ali

Part of the Advanced Structured Materials book series (STRUCTMAT, volume 126)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Pintu Pandit, T. Nadathur Gayatri
    Pages 1-21
  3. Sukanchan Palit, Chaudhery Mustansar Hussain
    Pages 23-41
  4. T. Anukiruthika, S. Priyanka, J. A. Moses, C. Anandharamakrishnan
    Pages 43-79
  5. Ashish Kapoor, Pramod Shankar, Wazed Ali
    Pages 81-97
  6. T. P. Mohan, K. Kanny
    Pages 99-138
  7. Shweta Kishen, Akshita Mehta, Reena Gupta
    Pages 139-157
  8. Perumalsamy Vishnukumar, Sivashunmugam Sankaranarayanan, Muruganandham Hariram, Singaravelu Vivekanandhan, Rodrigo Navia
    Pages 159-208
  9. Aswathy Jayakumar, K. V. Heera, Thoniparambil Sunil Sumi, Meritta Joseph, E. K. Radhakrishnan
    Pages 209-226
  10. Poonam Singh, Sanjay Kumar Yadav, Mohammed Kuddus
    Pages 227-242
  11. Manpreet Kaur, Akshita Mehta, Kamal Kumar Bhardwaj, Reena Gupta
    Pages 243-260
  12. K. S. Yoha, S. R. Priyadarshini, J. A. Moses, C. Anandharamakrishnan
    Pages 261-282
  13. R. Preethi, M. Maria Leena, J. A. Moses, C. Anandharamakrishnan
    Pages 283-317
  14. Semra Unal, Oguzhan Gunduz, Muhammet Uzun
    Pages 319-346

About this book


This book comprises a collection of chapters on advances in green nanomaterials. The book looks at ways to establish long‐term safe and sustainable forms of nanotechnology through implementation of nanoparticle biosynthesis with minimum impact on the ecosystem. The book looks at synthesis, processing, and applications of metal and metal oxide nanomaterials and also at bio-nanomaterials. The contents of this book will prove useful for researchers and professionals working in the field of nanomaterials and green technology.  


Nanomaterials Biosynthesis Green technology Nanotechnology Bio-nanomaterials Green Biosynthesis of Nanoparticles Bio-inspired nanomaterials

Editors and affiliations

  • Shakeel Ahmed
    • 1
  • Wazed Ali
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryGovernment Degree College MendharJammuIndia
  2. 2.Indian Institute of Technology DelhiNew DelhiIndia

About the editors

Dr. Shakeel Ahmed is Assistant Professor at Higher Education Department, Govt. of Jammu and Kashmir, Jammu, India. He obtained his PhD in the area of biopolymers and bio-nanocomposites, and he worked as a research fellow at the Bio-Polymers Research Laboratory,  Jamia Millia Islamia Univeristy. He has published several research articles in the area of green nanomaterials and biopolymers for various applications including biomedical, packaging, sensors, and water treatment. He has also contributed several book chapters, and written review articles on green synthesis of metal/metal oxides and nanomaterials. 

Dr. Wazed Ali is Assistant Professor at the Department of Textile Technology, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi. After obtaining his Master’s and PhD from IIT Delhi in 2006 and 2011 respectively, he joined GE India Technology Centre Pvt. Ltd. (JFWTC), Bangalore as a research scientist. He was a recipient of the Bolton Fellowship from the University of Bolton, UK for three year’s PhD program at IIT Delhi. He was awarded the prestigious Commonwealth Split-Site Doctoral Fellowship 2008 from the Commonwealth Fellowship Commission, London to pursue one-year research work in the UK during his PhD. He has published several research articles in international journals and has also filed for a US patent. He is a life member of the Indian Natural Fibre Society.

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