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Nanocomposites in Wastewater Treatment

1st Edition

Edited by Ajay Kumar Mishra

Pan Stanford

292 pages

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pub: 2014-12-04
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Nanocomposites have better adsorption capacity, selectivity, and stability than nanoparticles. Therefore, they find diversified applications in many areas. Recently, various methods for heavy metal detection from water have been extensively studied. The adsorption of various pollutants such as heavy metal ions and dyes from the contaminated water w

About the Editor

Ajay Kumar Mishra is associate professor in the Department of Applied Chemistry, University of Johannesburg, South Africa, and adjunct professor at Jiangsu University, China. He has a PhD in chemistry from the Department of Chemistry, University of Delhi, India. He leads a research group in nanocomposites, water research, and bio-inorganic chemistry. He has collaborated with researchers, scientists, and postdocs in his group and worldwide. Prof. Mishra has published numerous articles in international journals, edited several books, and delivered many plenary, keynote, and invited lectures. For his outstanding research, he has been bestowed with a number of awards. Prof. Mishra has served as an associate editor as well as a member of the editorial boards of many international journals, besides being a member of several scientific societies.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / Water Supply