The Emerging Materials and Technologies book series is devoted to highlighting publications centered on emerging advanced materials and novel technologies. Attention is paid to those newly discovered or applied materials with potential to solve pressing societal problems and improve quality of life, corresponding to environmental protection, medicine, communications, energy, transportation, advanced manufacturing, and related areas.
The series takes into account that, under present strong demands for energy, material, and cost savings, as well as heavy contamination problems and worldwide pandemic conditions, the area of emerging materials and related scalable technologies is a highly interdisciplinary field, with the need for researchers, professionals, and academics across the spectrum of engineering and technological disciplines. The main objective of this book series is to attract more attention to these materials and technologies and invite conversation among the international R&D community.
Emergent Micro- and Nanomaterials for Optical, Infrared, and Terahertz Applications
Polymers Electrolytes and their Composites for Energy Storage/Conversion Devices
Advanced Materials for Wastewater Treatment and Desalination Fundamentals to Applications
By Song Sun, Wei Tan, Su-Huai Wei
October 25, 2022
Driven by continuing pursuits in device miniaturization and performance improvement, emergent micro- and nanomaterials hold the keys to enabling next-generation technologies in optical, infrared, and terahertz applications, owing to their unique properties and strong responses in these frequency ...
By Anirban Das, Gyandshwar Kumar Rao, Kasinath Ojha
October 24, 2022
Photoelectrochemical processes due to the symbiosis of photochemical and electrochemical processes result in unique reaction pathways and products. This technique Catalyzed by nanomaterials is extensively used to harness sunlight for production of fuels and chemical feedstocks. This book explains ...
By Achchhe Lal Sharma, Anil Arya, Anurag Gaur
October 24, 2022
Polymers Electrolytes and their Composites for Energy Storage/Conversion Devices presents a state-of-the-art overview of the research and development in the use of polymer as electrolyte materials for various applications. It covers types of polymer electrolytes, ion dynamics, and the role of ...
By Soney C George, Sam John, Sreelakshmi Rajeevan
October 17, 2022
Supercapacitors are energy storing devices, gaining great scientific attention due to their excellent cycling life, charge-discharge stability, energy, and power density. The central theme of this book is to review the multiple applications of polymer nanocomposites in supercapacitor, in a ...
By Sefiu Adekunle Bello
October 14, 2022
Hybrid Polymeric Nanocomposites from Agricultural Waste examines the use of agricultural byproducts for green production of new materials. It covers nanoparticles synthesis from agricultural wastes and nanocomposite development with a focus on polyethylene, polylactic acid, polymethylmethacrylate, ...
By Piyal Mondal, Mihir Kumar Purkait
September 08, 2022
This book covers different green approaches used for the preparation of iron-based nanoparticles and their environmental remediation applications. It investigates various environmental applications such as antimicrobial studies, dye and heavy metal removal, and wastewater pollutant degradation by ...
By Ahmad Fauzi Ismail, Pei Sean Goh, Hasrinah Hasbullah, Farhana Aziz
August 19, 2022
Advanced Materials for Wastewater Treatment and Desalination: Fundamentals to Applications offers a comprehensive overview of current progress in the development of advanced materials used in wastewater treatment and desalination. The book is divided into 2 major sections, covering with both ...
By Ghasan Fahim Huseien, Abdul Rahman Mohd Sam, Mahmood Md. Tahir
August 11, 2022
The progressive deterioration of concrete surface structures is a major concern in construction engineering that requires precise repairing. While a number of repair materials have been developed, geopolymer mortars have been identified as potentially superior and environmentally friendly ...
By Dhiraj Sud, Anil Kumar Singla, Munish Kumar Gupta
August 04, 2022
In the manufacturing sector, nanomaterials offer promising outcomes for cost reduction in production, quality improvement, and minimization of environmental hazards. This book focuses on the application of nanomaterials across a wide range of manufacturing areas, including paint and coatings, ...
By Sudip Poddar, Bhargab B. Bhattacharya
July 27, 2022
Microfluidic biochips have gained prominence due to their versatile applications to biochemistry and health-care domains such as point-of-care clinical diagnosis of tropical and cardiovascular diseases, cancer, diabetes, toxicity analysis, and for the mitigation of the global HIV crisis, among ...
By Sibel A. Ozkan, Bengi Uslu, Mustafa Kemal Sezgintürk
July 11, 2022
Biosensors: Fundamentals, Emerging Technologies, and Applications provides insight into the sensing applications of different types of biosensors for environmental pollutants, microbiological analysis, and healthcare. It describes the state-of-the-art in biosensors, point of care testing, potential...
By Fredrick Madaraka Mwema, Tien-Chien Jen, Lin Zhu
June 20, 2022
Thin Film Coatings: Properties, Deposition, and Applications discusses the holistic subject of conventional and emerging thin film technologies without bias to a specific technology based on the existing literature. It covers properties and delves into the various methods of thin film deposition, ...