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The Era of Nanotechnology
Emergence and Essentials

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ISBN 9781771889858
September 30, 2021 Forthcoming by Apple Academic Press
346 Pages 65 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

This book, The Era of Nanotechnology: Emergence and Essentials, presents a broad overview of the field of nanotechnology, focusing on key essentials, and delivers examples of applications in various fields. This book targets the future of nanotechnology in various industries and disciplines. It offers basic to advanced level study of the emerging developing and growing nanotechnology field by highlighting the key fundamentals and the application of advanced nanotechnology in real-life applications.

The book looks at nanotechnology applications in a variety of fields, including health care, pharmaceutical sciences and drug delivery, nanomedicine, renewable energy, and more. The chapters offer some realistic examples and the latest research in the field of nanoscience and nanotechnology.

With chapters written by internationally recognized experts that describe developments in the field of nanotechnology and nanostructured materials, this volume will provide a valuable resource for all involved in the study related to nanotechnology.

Table of Contents

1. Nanostructures in Health Care

Jayprakash Gupta, Lipika, Vivek Gupta, Ankit Kumar Yadav, Sachin Kumar Singh, and Pardeep Kumar Sharma

2. Impact of Nanotechnology in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Mousmee Sharma and Parteek Prasher

3. Impact of Nanotechnology on Human Life

Priyanka, Shipra, and Virinder Kumar Singla

4. Potential Applications of Nanomedicines in the Treatment of Diabetic Neuropathy

Ankita Sood, Pankaj Prashar, Anamika Gautam, Bimlesh Kumar, Indu Melkani, Sakshi Panchal, Sachin Kumar Singh, Monica Gulati, Narendra Kumar Pandey, Pardeep Kumar Sharma, Linu Dash, Anupriya, and Varimadugu Bhanukirankumar Reddy

5. An Overview of Preparation, Characterization, and Application of Aquasomes

Sanusha Santhosh, Narendra Kumar Pandey, Sachin Kumar Singh, Bimlesh Kumar, Monica Gulati, and Hardeep

6. Self-Emulsifying Drug Delivery Systems: A Strategy to Improve the Bioavailability of Hydrophobic Drugs

Ankita Banerjee, Rajesh Kumar, Monica Gulati, Sachin Kumar Singh, Kamal Dua, Gurvinder Singh, Pardeep Kumar Sharma, and Ankit Sharma

7. Solid Lipid Nanoparticles: An Overview of Production Techniques and Applications

Deepika Sharma, Rajesh Kumar, Rashi Mathur, Deep Shikha Sharma, Mangesh Pradeep Kulkarni, Chandan Bhogendra Jha, Gurvinder Singh, and Pardeep Kumar Sharma

8. Evaluation of Polymer Electrolytes for Application in DSSC

Shivani Arora Abrol and Cherry Bhargava

9. Performance of Nano-Structured Thermal Spray Coatings in the Renewable Energy Sector

Gaurav Prashar and Hitesh Vasudev

10. Molecular Dynamics Simulation for Finding Variation in Young‚ Modulus of Defective Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes

Manish Dhawan and Sumit Sharma

11. Design and Development of Efficient Semiconductor-Based Surface Acoustic Wave Gas Sensor: A Systematic Review

Payal Patial

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Cherry Bhargava, PhD, is an Associate Professor and Head, VLSI Domain, School of Electrical and Electronics Engineering at Lovely Professional University, Punjab, India. She has more than 15 years of teaching and research experience. She has authored over 50 technical research papers in SCI, Scopus-indexed quality journals and at national/international conferences. She has over 15 books to her credit. She has registered two copyrights and filed 21 patents to date. Dr. Bhargava is a recipient of various national and international awards for being an outstanding faculty in engineering and an excellent researcher. She is an active reviewer and editorial member of many prominent SCI and Scopus-indexed journals. Her research area is nanotechnology and artificial intelligence. She holds a PhD (ECE) from IKG Punjab Technical University, State Govt. University, Punjab; an MTech (VLSI Design and CAD) from Thapar University; and BTech (EIE) from Kurukshetra University. She is GATE qualified, with All India Rank 428.

Pardeep Kumar Sharma, PhD, is an Associate Professor at Lovely Professional University, Punjab, India. He has more than 13 years of teaching experience in the field of applied chemistry, experimental analysis, design of experiments, and reliability prediction. He has authored about 20 research papers in SCI, Scopus-indexed quality journals and national/international conferences. He has six books to his credit in the field of nanotechnology and artificial intelligence. He has filed 18 patents and two copyrights. He is a recipient of various national and international awards. He is an active reviewer of various indexed journals. He earned a PhD from Lovely Professional University; and his MSc (Applied Chemistry) Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, India.

Amit Sachdeva, PhD, is an Associate Professor at Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar. Punjab, India. He has teaching experience of more than seven years, and his field of specialization is materials technology. Dr. Sachdeva has authored around 20 technical research papers in SCI and Scopus-indexed quality journals and at national and international conferences. Dr. Sachdeva is also an editorial member of various scientific indexed journals and is a lifetime member of the International Association of Engineers and the Institute for Engineering Research and Publication. Dr. Sachdeva has received a Young Scientist Award from the University of Malaya at the International Conference on Frontiers of Polymers and Advanced Materials 2019 held at Penang Island, Malaysia. He also chaired a session and was also selected as a judge for evaluating poster sessions. He has participated in many international conferences and has also been part of the organizing committees for six international conferences. Dr. Sachdeva also coordinates all the FDPs along with academia-industry interface in charge of Lovely Professional University.