1st Edition

Chemical Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
New Materials and Modern Techniques





ISBN 9781774634486
Published March 31, 2021 by Apple Academic Press
336 Pages 10 Color & 61 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

This new volume presents a wealth of practical experience and research on new methodologies and important applications in chemical nanotechnology. It also includes small-scale nanotechnology-related projects that have potential applications in several disciplines of chemistry and nanotechnology. In this book, contributions range from new methods to novel applications of existing methods to gain understanding of the material and/or structural behavior of new and advanced systems. Topics cover computational methods in chemical engineering and chemoinformatics, studies of some of physico-chemical properties of several important nanoalloy clusters, the use of 3D reconstruction of nanofibrous membranes, nanotechnology research for green engineering and sustainability, nanofiltration and carbon nanotubes applications in water treatment, and much more.

Table of Contents

1. Advancing Computational Methods in Chemical Engineering and Chemoinformatics

Heru Susanto

2. The Periodic Table, Quantum Biting Its Tail, and Sustainable Chemistry

Francisco Torrens and Gloria Castellano

3. The Study of Physico-Chemical Properties of Bimetallic CuAuN (N=1-8) Nanoalloy Clusters

Prabhat Ranjan, Tanmoy Chakraborty, and Ajay Kumar

4. Structural, Electronic, and Optical Properties of Au¿Cu¿_n^¿ (¿= 0, ±1; n=1-8) Nanoalloy Clusters: A DFT Study Clusters: A DFT Study

Prabhat Ranjan, Ajay Kumar, and Tanmoy Chakraborty

5. Conformational Study of Bimetallic Trimers Cu-Ag Nanoalloy Clusters

Prabhat Ranjan, Ajay Kumar, and Tanmoy Chakraborty

6. Research Progress for 3D Reconstruction of Nanofibrous Membranes from 2D SEM Images

Bentolhoda Hadavi Moghadam, Shohreh Kasaei, and A. K. Haghi

7. Nanotechnology Research, Industrial Ecology, and the Visionary Future

Sukanchan Palit

8. Nanotechnology Research, Green Engineering, and Sustainability: A Vision for the Future

Sukanchan Palit

9. Forward Osmosis, Nanofiltration, and Carbon Nanotubes Applications in Water Treatment: Windows of Innovation and Vision for the Future

Sukanchan Palit

10. Research Progress to Synthesis, Coating and Characterization of Magnetic Nanoparticles

Lavanya Tandon and Poonam Khullar

11. Research Progress and New Insights in Biosynthesis of Silver Nanoparticles with Particular Applications

Debarshi Kar Mahapatra and Sanjay Kumar Bharti

12. Research Progress to Improve Solubility and Drug Releasing Curcumin Properties with Nanoencapsulation

Rajpreet Kaur and Poonam Khullar

13. Insights into the Theranostic Potential of Core-Shell Nanoparticles: A Comprehensive Approach Towards Cancer

P. L. Reshma et al.

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Editor(s)

Biography

Francisco Torrens, PhD, is a lecturer in physical chemistry at the Universitat de València in Spain. His scientific accomplishments include the first implementation at a Spanish university of a program for the elucidation of crystallographic structures and the construction of the first computational-chemistry program adapted to a vector-facility supercomputer. He has written many articles published in professional journals and has acted as a reviewer as well. He has handled 26 research projects, has published two books and over 350 articles, and has made numerous presentations.



A. K. Haghi, PhD, is the author and editor of 165 books, as well as 1000 published papers in various journals and conference proceedings. He has received several grants, consulted for a number of major corporations, and is a frequent speaker to national and international audiences. Since 1983, he served as professor at several universities. He is the former Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Chemoinformatics and Chemical Engineering and Polymers Research Journal. He is also a member of the Canadian Research and Development Center of Sciences and Cultures.



Tanmoy Chakraborty, PhD, is Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Manipal University Jaipur, India. He has been working in the challenging field of computational and theoretical chemistry for the last 11 years. He has published many international research papers in peer-reviewed international journals and is serving as an international editorial board member of the International Journal of Chemoinformatics and Chemical Engineering. He is also reviewer of the World Journal of Condensed Matter Physics.