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1st Edition

Handbook of Encapsulation and Controlled Release

Edited By

Munmaya Mishra

ISBN 9781482232325
Published November 11, 2015 by CRC Press
1536 Pages 16 Color & 646 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

The field of encapsulation, especially microencapsulation, is a rapidly growing area of research and product development. The Handbook of Encapsulation and Controlled Release covers the entire field, presenting the fundamental processes involved and exploring how to use those processes for different applications in industry. Written at a level comprehensible to non-experts, it is a rich source of technical information and current practices in research and industry.

This book is particularly designed for scientists and engineers working in various industries, including food, consumer products, pharmaceuticals, medicine, agriculture, nutraceuticals, dietary supplements, cosmetics, flavors, and fragrances. It offers a broad perspective on a variety of applications and processes, providing research information, figures, tables, illustrations, and references.

The book also lays the groundwork for further advancements in encapsulation technology and controlled release applications. Catering to professionals, researchers, students, and general readers in academia, industry, and research institutions, the Handbook of Encapsulation and Controlled Release is a much-needed reference on the state of the field and an authoritative resource for continued research and development in encapsulation and controlled release technologies.

Table of Contents


Overview of Encapsulation and Controlled Release
Munmaya K. Mishra


Process-Selection Criteria
James Oxley

Microencapsulation by Spray Drying
Stephan Drusch and S. Diekmann

Spray Drying and Its Application in Food Processing
Huang Li Xin and Arun S. Mujumdar

Encapsulation via Spray Chilling/Cooling/Congealing
Carmen Sílvia Favaro-Trindade, Paula Kiyomi Okuro, and Fernando Eustáquio de Matos, Jr.

Encapsulation via Spinning Disk Technology
Aurélie Demont and Ian W. Marison

Encapsulation via Fluidized Bed Coating Technology
Charles R. Frey

Encapsulation via Pan-Coating
Charles R. Frey

Microencapsulation by Dripping and Jet Break-Up
Aurélie Demont and Ian W. Marison

Microencapsulation by Annular Jet Process
Thorsten Brandau

Encapsulation via Hot-Melt Extrusion
Hemalata Patil, Roshan V. Tiwari, and Michael A. Repka

Microencapsulation with Coacervation
Michael Yan

Encapsulation via Microemulsion
Sushama Talegaonkar, Lalit Mohan Negi, and Harshita Sharma

Ionotropic Gelation and Polyelectrolyte Complexation Technique: Novel Approach to Drug Encapsulation
J.S. Patil, S.C. Marapur, P.B. Gurav, and A.V. Banagar

Microencapsulation via Interfacial Polymerization
Biao Duan

Microencapsulation via In Situ Polymerization
Biao Duan

Microencapsulation with Miniemulsion Technology
Michael Yan

Silica-Based Sol-Gel Microencapsulation and Applications
Rosaria Ciriminna and Mario Pagliaro

Microencapsulation by Phase Inversion Precipitation
Ricard Garcia-Valls and Cinta Panisello

Microfluidic Encapsulation Process
Fabrizio Sarghini

Encapsulation Process in Granulation Technology
Himanshu K. Solanki

Encapsulation via Electrohydrodynamic Atomization Spray Technology (Electrospray)
Milad Jafari-Nodoushan, Hamid Mobedi, and Jalal Barzin

Encapsulation Process: Pulsed Combustion Spray Drying
Chilwin Tanamal and James A. Rehkopf

Supercritical Fluid Technology for Encapsulation
Ángel Martín, Marta Fraile, Soraya Rodríguez-Rojo, and María José Cocero

Melt-Dispersion Technique for Encapsulation
Verica Djordjević, Steva Lević, Thomas Koupantsis, Fani Mantzouridou, Adamantini Paraskevopoulou, Viktor Nedović, and Branko Bugarski


Materials of Natural Origin for Encapsulation
Munmaya K. Mishra

Cellulose Ethers: Applications
Robert Schmitt, True Rogers, William Porter III, Oliver Petermann, and Britta Huebner-Keese

Cellulose-Based Biopolymers: Formulation and Delivery Applications
J.D.N. Ogbonna, F.C. Kenechukwu, S.A. Chime, and A.A. Attama

Starch-Based Polymeric Biomaterial: Drug Delivery
Akhilesh Vikram Singh and Ashok M. Raichur

Biodegradable Polymers: Drug Delivery Applications
Satish Shilpi and Sanjay K. Jain


Encapsulation Field Polymers: Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR)
Oana Lelia Pop, Dan Cristian Vodnar, and Carmen Socaciu


Encapsulation Technologies for Modifying Food Performance
Maria Inês Ré, Maria Helena Andrade Santana, and Marcos Akira d’Ávila

Microencapsulation: Probiotics
Dan Cristian Vodnar, Oana Lelia Pop, and Carmen Socaciu

Organogels as Food Delivery Systems
Tarun Garg, Goutam Rath, and Amit K. Goyal

β-Lactoglobulin: Bioactive Nutrients Delivery
Li Liang and Muriel Subirade

Encapsulation of Polyphenolics
Florence Edwards-Lévy and Aude Munin-César

Encapsulation of Bioactive Compounds
Francesco Donsí, Mariarenata Sessa, and Giovanna Ferrari

Encapsulation of Flavors, Nutraceuticals, and Antibacterials
Stéphane Desobry and Frédéric Debeaufort

Encapsulation of Aroma
Christelle Turchiuli and Elisabeth Dumoulin

Molecular (Cyclodextrin) Encapsulation of Volatiles and Essential Oils
Paulo Salústio, Maria Graça Miguel, and Helena Cabral-Marques

Microencapsulation: Artificial Cells
Thomas Ming Swi Chang

Cell Encapsulation
James Blanchette

Cell Immobilization Technologies for Applications in Alcoholic Beverages
Argyro Bekatorou, Stavros Plessas, and Athanasios Mallouchos

Enzyme Immobilization in Biodegradable Polymers for Biomedical Applications
S.A. Costa, Helena S. Azevedo, and Rui L. Reis

Emulsion-Solvent Removal System for Drug Delivery
Wasfy M. Obeidat

Organogels in Controlled Drug Delivery
V.K. Singh, B. Behera, Sai S. Sagiri, Kunal Pal, Arfat Anis, and Mrinal K. Bhattacharya

Microparticulate Drug Delivery Systems
Hemant Kumar Singh Yadav, M. Navya, Abhay Raizaday, V. Naga Sravan Kumar Varma, and H.G. Shivakumar

Colloid Drug Delivery Systems
Monzer Fanun

Melt Extrusion: Pharmaceutical Applications
James DiNunzio and Seth Forster Chad Brown

Nanoparticles: Biomaterials for Drug Delivery
Abhijit Gokhale, Thomas Williams, and Jason M. Vaughn

Polymer Systems for Ophthalmic Drug Delivery
Sepideh Khoee and Frazaneh Hashemi Nasr

Drug Delivery Systems: Oral Mucosal
Javier Octavio Morales

Polymeric Biomaterials for Controlled Drug Delivery
Sutapa Mondal Roy and Suban K. Sahoo

Nanogels: Chemical Approaches to Preparation
Sepideh Khoee and Hamed Asadi

Electrospinning Technology: Polymeric Nanofiber Drug Delivery
Narendra P.S. Chauhan, Kiran Meghwal, Priya Juneja, and Pinki B. Punjabi

Polyelectrolyte Complexes: Drug Delivery Technology
Lankalapalli Srinivas

Polymeric Nano/Microparticles for Oral Delivery of Proteins and Peptides
S. Sajeesh and Chandra P. Sharma

Vegetable Oil-Based Formulations for Controlled Drug Delivery
V.K. Singh, Sai S. Sagiri, K. Pramanik, Arfat Anis, S.S. Ray, I. Banerjee, and Kunal Pal

Introduction to Commercial Microencapsulation
George A. Stahler

Stable Core-Shell Microcapsules for Industrial Applications
Klaus Last

Microencapsulation Applications in Food Packaging
Artur Bartkowiak, Agnieszka Bednarczyk-Drag, Wioletta Krawczynska, Agnieszka Krudos, and Katarzyna Sobecka

Microencapsulation of Phase Change Materials
Jessica Giro-Paloma, Mònica Martínez, A. Inés Fernández, and Luisa F. Cabeza

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Munmaya Mishra, Ph.D., is a polymer scientist who has worked in the industry for more than 30 years. He has been engaged in research, management, technology innovations, and product development. He currently holds research and technical management responsibility at Altria Research Center and  serves as the Editor-in-Chief of three Taylor & Francis’ renowned polymer journals.  He has contributed immensely to multiple aspects of polymer applications, including encapsulation and controlled release technologies. He has authored and coauthored hundreds of scientific articles, is the author or editor of eight books, and holds over 70 US patents, over 50 US patent-pending applications, and over 100 world patents. He has received numerous recognitions and awards. He is the editor-in-chief of the recently published 11-volume Encyclopedia of Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials and the Encyclopedia of Polymer Applications.  He founded the International Society of Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials as well as a scientific meeting titled Advanced Polymers via Macromolecular Engineering, which has gained international recognition and is under the sponsorship of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry.