1st Edition

Nanotechnology Advances and Real-Life Applications

Edited By Cherry Bhargava, Amit Sachdeva Copyright 2021
    348 Pages 80 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    Nanotechnology: Advances and Real-Life Applications offers a comprehensive reference text about advanced concepts and applications in the field of nanotechnology.

    The text – written by researchers practicing in the field – presents a detailed discussion of key concepts including nanomaterials and their synthesis, fabrication and characterization of nanomaterials, carbon-based nanomaterials, nano-bio interface, and nanoelectronics. The applications of nanotechnology in the fields of renewable energy, medicine and agriculture are each covered in a dedicated chapter.

    The text will be invaluable for senior undergraduate and graduate students in the fields of electrical engineering, electronics engineering, nanotechnology and nanoscience.

    Dr. Cherry Bhargava is an Associate Professor and Head, VLSI domain, at the School of Electrical and Electronics Engineering of Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar, India.

    Dr. Amit Sachdeva is an Associate Professor at Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar, India.

    Chapter-1 Introduction to Nano Materials: History, Classification, Properties, and Applications Arti
    Chapter-2 Nanomaterials: Methods of Generation Anil Arora
    Chapter-3 "Nanotechnology Advances, Benefits and Applications in Daily Life" Pavani Sriram and Ashish Suttee
    Chapter-4 Nanotechnology Applications in Medicines Ashish Suttee and Neeraj Choudhary
    Chapter-5 Utility of Nanotechnology in Various Disciplines Shipra, Priyanka and Vibha Aggarwal
    Chapter-6 Renewable Energy through Nanotechnology Nada W, Dania S, Sharon Santhosh, and Asha Anish Madhavan
    Chapter-7 Applications of Nanostructured Materials for High Temperature Wear and Corrosion Resistance in Power Plants Hitesh Vasudev, Lalit Thakur and Harmeet Singh
    Chapter-8 Sensitization of Organic Dyes to Be Used in Fabrication of DSSC Shivani Arora Abrol and Cherry Bhargava
    Chapter-9 Conduction Mechanism and Performance Evaluation of Advance Nanoscale Semiconductor Devices Jeetendra Singh, Balwant Raj, and Balwinder Raj 
    Chapter-10 Nanotechnology-Mediated Strategy for the Treatment of Neuropathic Pain: A Promising Approach  Pankaj Prashar, Ankita Sood, Anamika Gautam, Pardeep Kumar Sharma, Bimlesh Kumar, Indu Melkani, Sakshi Panchal, Sachin Kumar Singh, Monica Gulati, Narendra Kumar Pandey, Linu Dash, Anupriya and Varimadugu Bhanukirankumar Reddy

    Chapter-11 Self-nanoemulsifying Drug Delivery System: A Unique Platform for Overcoming Bioavailability of Lipophilic and Gastrointestinal Labile Drugs Narendra Kumar Pandey, Amica Panja, Sachin Kumar Singh, Rubiya Khursheed, Bimlesh Kumar, Monica Gulati, Saurabh Singh, Dileep Singh Baghel, Rajan Kumar, Ankit Awasthi, Rajneesh Kumar Gupta, Ankit Kumar, Leander Corrie and Pooja Patni 
    Chapter-12 Phytonanotechnology for Sustainable Agriculture Reshmi S Nair, Shriya Iyer, Athira J, and Asha Anish Madhavan

    Chapter-13 Nanotechnology and Its Potential Application in the Field of Biotechnology Nimmy Srivastava

    Chapter-14 Crop Improvement and Applied Nanobiotechnology Rajani Sharma and Shilpa Prasad

    Chapter-15 Metallic Nanoparticles at the Biointerface: Current Perspectives and Future Challenges Mousmee Sharma and Parteek Prasher

    Chapter-16 Synthesis, Characterization, and Activity of Maghemite (γ-Fe2O3) Nanoparticles through a Facile Solvent Hydrothermal Phase Transformation of Fe2O3" Rafia Azmat, Iqbal Altaf, Amina Pervaiz, and Summyia Masood

    Chapter-17 Programmable Delay for Nanodevices Abhishek Kumar

    Chapter-18 MANET Routing Optimization using Nanotechnology Sandeep Gupta, Vibha Aggarwal, and Virinder Kumar Singla


    Cherry Bhargava is currently working as an associate professor and head, school of electrical and electronics engineering at Lovely Professional University, Punjab, India. She has more than fourteen years of teaching and research experience. She has published research papers in journals of national and international repute. She has published seven books related to reliability, artificial intelligence and digital electronics to her credit. She has registered three copyrights and filed two patents. She is the recipient of various national and international awards for being outstanding faculty in engineering and excellent researcher. She is an active reviewer and editorial member of various prominent SCI and Scopus indexed journals. She is a lifetime member of IET, IAENG, NSPE, IAOP, WASET, and reliability research group. Her area of expertise includes the reliability of electronic systems, digital electronics, VLSI design, artificial intelligence, and related technologies. Amit Sachdeva is presently working as an associate professor at Lovely Professional University, Punjab, India. He has more than seven years of teaching and research experience. He has published twenty technical research papers in SCI, Scopus indexed quality journals and national/international conferences. He has book chapters related to nanotechnology and nanomaterials to his credit. He is the recipient of the Young Scientist Award by Centre of Ionics, University of Malaya. He is a life member of IAENG and ISC. He is an editorial board member, session chair and reviewer of various journals and conferences. His area of expertise includes nanocomposites, solar cells, sensors, carbon nanotubes, and associated fields.