1st Edition

Nanomanufacturing Techniques in Sustainable Healthcare Applications

Edited By Arbind Prasad, Pramod Kumar Copyright 2025
    448 Pages 74 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    The text begins by discussing the processing and characterization of nano-manufactured resorbable bio nanocomposites and presents the latest advances in carbon-based polymer nanocomposite materials for sensing applications. It further presents different characterization techniques such as scanning electron, transmission electron, atomic force microscopy, and powder-X ray diffraction for the identification of bio nanocomposites.

    This book:

    • Introduces nano-manufactured processed composites for biomedical application, processing, and characterization of bio nanocomposites.                                            
    • Presents biobased nano-manufactured processed composites for imaging, tissue repairing, and drug-delivery applications.                                                               
    • Explains future trends of nano-manufactured composites in 3D bio-implants and fluorescent bioimaging.                                                                                         
    • Highlights the challenges and perspectives of polymeric nano-manufactured composites for biomedical applications.                                                                    
    • Covers multifunctional nano-manufactured bio composites, and advances in polymeric membranes for healthcare applications.                                                                                   

    It is primarily written for senior undergraduates, graduate students, and academic researchers in the fields of manufacturing engineering, biomedical engineering, materials science and engineering, mechanical engineering, and production engineering.

    Chapter 01: Introduction to biobased Polymers and their advancements

    Siddharth Mohan Bhasney, Shubhranshu Ranjan Das, Arbind Prasad, Pramod Kumar, Bidyanand Mahto


    Chapter 02: Processing and characterization of nanocomposites

    Manjeeta Kumari, Manisha Chadha and Shiwani Berry


    Chapter: 03 Bio-based Nanocomposites for Imaging, Tissue Repairing, and Drug Delivery Applications

    Purnima Justa, Nancy Jaswal, Vijay Bahadur, Manoj K. Singh , Devendra Kumar Gangwar, Mohan Bhushan Kalhans, Pramod Kumar


    Chapter 04: Carbon-Nanocomposites: A Good Candidate for Sensing and Detection of Neurotransmitters

    Neeraj Gupta, Vishal Bharati Jaryal, Sahil, and Abhishek Soni


    Chapter 05: Bioinspired Nanocomposites: Multifunctional Materials towards Sustainable Alternatives

    Nipun Jain, Yusuf Olatunji Waidi, Ranjit Barua, Samir Das, Vilay Vannaladsaysy, Arbind Prasad, Sudipto Datta


    Chapter 06: Biobased Starch Blends in Active Food Packaging Applications

    Shazia Hussain, Priya, and Shiwani Berry


    Chapter 07: Smart and Self-healing Hydrogels for Biomedical Applications

    Yusuf Olatunji Waidi, Nipun Jain, Ranjit Barua, Vilay Vannaladsaysy, Samir Das, Arbind Prasad, Sudipto Datta


    Chapter 08: High-energy beam-based surface texturing on advanced engineering materials used in bioimplants

    D. Chinmoyee, T.N. Deepu Kumar, R. R. Ravi, D.S. Srinivasu


    Chapter 09: “Nanocomposites in cytotoxicity and targeted drug delivery applications”

    Jitender Kumar, Hemant Kumar, Rajesh Kumar and Pramod Kumar


    Chapter 10: Polymer-based bio nanocomposites: smart adsorbent for detection and removal of metal contaminants from water

    Pooja Kumari, Tabassum Nike, Deepika Kaushal, Vivek Sheel Jaswal, Vinay Chauhan, Manish Kumar


    Chapter 11: Biomimetic Nanocomposites for Orthopedic Applications

    Milad Heidari, Sivasakthivel Thangavel, and Ashwani Kumar


    Chapter 12: Functional Nano manufactured Bio composite in healthcare applications

    Francis Luther King M, Thillikkani S, Raja K, Srinivasan V


    Chapter 13: Degradation Studies of Resorbable Material for Biomedical Applications

    Vishnuvarthanan Mayakrishnan, Preethi Arul Murugan


    Chapter 14: Nano Biocomposite in Wound Healing

    Divya Thakur, Deepika Kaushal, Rajender Kumar, Vinay Chauhan, Manish Kumar


    Chapter 15: Future Trends of Nanocomposites in 3D Bio-Implants and Fluorescent Bioimaging

    Nancy Jaswal, Vijay Bahadur, Ali Raza, Arbind Prasad and Pramod Kumar


    Chapter 16: Challenges and Perspectives of Polymeric Nanocomposites for Biomedical Applications

    Milad Heidari, Sulaiman Al Hasani, Sivasakthivel Thangavel and Ashwani Kumar


    Arbind Prasad has completed his Ph.D. (Mechanical Engineering) from the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Assam, India. He has also earned the gold medal in his M. Tech. He is currently working as an Assistant Professor and Head (Mechanical Engineering) in the Department of Science, Technology and Technical Education, Government of Bihar, at Katihar Engineering College, Katihar, Bihar, India. He has four granted patents out of his research work. He has 15 international Journal papers, edited 09 books (Wiley, Elsevier, AAP, De Gruyter, and CRC Press (Taylor & Francis) USA), 35 book chapters, and 15 reputed international conference papers to his credit. Dr. Arbind Prasad has obtained various prestigious awards such as the Sponsored Research Industrial Consultancy (SRIC) award from IIT Kanpur, Best Oral Presentation from the American Chemical Society, and Best Paper awards from IIT Guwahati during Research Conclave. He has completed numerous projects funded by the State Government. He is an Associate Editor for the International Journal of Materials, Manufacturing and Sustainable Technologies (IJMMST) and an early career editor for the International Journal of Mathematical, Engineering and Management Sciences (IJMEMS) Indexed in ESCI/Scopus and DOAJ. He is an editorial board member of various international journals and acts as an active review board member of 10 prestigious (Indexed in SCI/SCIE/Scopus) and guest editor in special issues of international journals with high impact factor i.e. Bioengineering, Journal of Design, Materials, Journal of functional materials, Molecules, etc. His main areas of research include Resorbable polymers, recycling of biodegradable polymers, Healthcare devices, Implants, biomaterials, materials processing, design, and manufacturing techniques of biomedical implants. He is also a lifetime member of the Society of Polymer Science India, the Material Research Society of India, the Society of Biomaterials and Artificial Organs of India, the Asian Polymer Association, and the Indian Society of Technical Education.

    Pramod Kumar received his Ph.D degree from (2015) the University of Delhi, India. Following that, he has a Former Assistant Department of chemistry, at Ramjas College, University of Delhi (2014-2020). His research interests include the use of various Nanomedicine, specializing in the use of inorganic-based and gold nanoparticles for applications in targeted drug delivery, non-viral gene delivery, photodynamic therapy (PDT), photothermal therapy (PTT), in vitro diagnostics and multimodal diagnostic imaging. Current research interests are hybrid nanoparticles, Hydrogel nanoparticles, and Quantum dots for triggered drugs, bioimaging/biosensors, and gene delivery for the treatment of cancer, respiratory and neurological diseases. His teaching areas are Nano Materials and Composites, Quantum Mechanics, Atomic structure and Spectroscopy, Chemical Kinetics and Reaction Dynamics, Group Theory, Photochemistry, Electrochemistry, Principles Instrumentation of NMR/ESR/ Mössbauer and Nuclear Quadrupole Resonance Spectroscopy. He has been awarded a National Eligibility Test-Junior Research Fellow in Chemical Science and Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering in Chemistry. He has published more than 25 articles in leading scientific journals. Currently, he is an Assistant Professor of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Sciences, at the Central University of Himachal Pradesh (India) and has supervised 18 Dissertation to till date. Along with these 4 students are pursuing their PhD under his supervision.