Nanoscale Materials in Water Purification

Written By Sabu Thomas
Nanoscale Materials in Water Purification
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 14 November 2018
  • ISBN : 0128139277
  • Pages : 890 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Nanoscale Materials in Water Purification written by Sabu Thomas which was release on 14 November 2018, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Novel nanoscale materials are now an essential part of meeting the current and future needs for clean water, and are at the heart of the development of novel technologies to desalinate water. The unique properties of nanomaterials and their convergence with current treatment technologies present great opportunities to revolutionize water and wastewater treatment. Nanoscale Materials for Water Purification brings together sustainable solutions using novel nanomaterials to alleviate the physical effects of water scarcity. This book covers a wide range of nanomaterials, including noble metal nanoparticles, magnetic nanoparticles, dendrimers, bioactive nanoparticles, polysaccharidebased nanoparticles, nanocatalysts, and redox nanoparticles for water purification. Significant properties and characterization methods of nanomaterials such as surface morphology, mechanical properties, and adsorption capacities are also investigated Explains how the unique properties of a range of nanomaterials makes them important water purification agents Shows how the use of nanotechnology can help create cheaper, more reliable, less energy-intensive, more environmentally friendly water purification techniques Includes case studies to show how nanotechnology has successfully been integrated into water purification system design

Nanoscale Materials in Water Purification

Nanoscale Materials in Water Purification
  • Author : Sabu Thomas,Daniel Pasquini,Shao-Yuan Leu,Deepu A Gopakumar
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2018-11-14
  • Total pages : 890
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : Novel nanoscale materials are now an essential part of meeting the current and future needs for clean water, and are at the heart of the development of novel technologies to desalinate water. The unique properties of nanomaterials and their convergence with current treatment technologies present great opportunities to revolutionize water ...

Aquananotechnology

Aquananotechnology
  • Author : Kamel A. Abd-Elsalam,Muhammad Zahid
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-12-01
  • Total pages : 626
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : Aquananotechnology: Applications of Nanomaterials for Water Purification focuses on the impacts of, and opportunities for, the application of nanotechnology to enhance water quality and the societal concerns surrounding the widespread use of nanotechnology in the water arena. Sections cover the use of nano-sensors for the detection of water pollutants, the ...

Water Purification

Water Purification
  • Author : Alexandru Grumezescu
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-28
  • Total pages : 772
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : Water Purification, a volume in the Nanotechnology in the Food Industry series, provides an in-depth review of the current technologies and emerging application of nanotechnology in drinking water purification, also presenting an overview of the common drinking water contaminants, such as heavy metals, organics, microorganisms, pharmaceuticals, and their occurrences in ...

Advanced Nanomaterials for Water Engineering Treatment and Hydraulics

Advanced Nanomaterials for Water Engineering  Treatment  and Hydraulics
  • Author : Saleh, Tawfik A.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2017-01-30
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : While nanotechnology has been a booming research field for years, the study of how it can be used alongside water engineering has not been deeply explored. By examining the ways in which nanomaterials can aid hydraulics, these tools can be used for water purification, water treatments, and a vast array ...

Nanotechnology for Water Treatment and Purification

Nanotechnology for Water Treatment and Purification
  • Author : Anming Hu,Allen Apblett
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-07-04
  • Total pages : 373
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : This book describes the latest progress in the application of nanotechnology for water treatment and purification. Leaders in the field present both the fundamental science and a comprehensive overview of the diverse range of tools and technologies that have been developed in this critical area. Expert chapters present the unique ...

Functional Nanostructured Materials and Membranes for Water Treatment

Functional Nanostructured Materials and Membranes for Water Treatment
  • Author : Mikel Duke,Dongyuan Zhao,Rafael Semiat
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-03-14
  • Total pages : 318
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : Membranes have emerged over the last 30 years as a viable water treatment technology. Earth's population is growing and the need for alternative ways to generate potable water is rising. The recent advent of nanotechnology opens the door to improving processes in membrane technology, which is a promising step on the ...

Handbook of Nanomaterials for Wastewater Treatment

Handbook of Nanomaterials for Wastewater Treatment
  • Author : Bharat A. Bhanvase,Shirish Sonawane,Vijay B. Pawade,Aniruddha B. Pandit
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-05-01
  • Total pages : 1216
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : Handbook of Nanomaterials for Wastewater Treatment: Fundamentals and Scale up Issues provides coverage of the nanomaterials used for wastewater treatment, covering photocatalytic nanocomposite materials, nanomaterials used as adsorbents, water remediation processes, and their current status and challenges. The book explores the major applications of nanomaterials for effective catalysis and adsorption, ...

Water Treatment with New Nanomaterials

Water Treatment with New Nanomaterials
  • Author : Shahin Homaeigohar
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2021-01-21
  • Total pages : 134
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : Given that the threat of water shortage is expanding across the globe, the evolution of advanced technologies that enable water purification and, thus, water re-use in an energy and resource efficient manner are of great importance. In this regard, nanomaterials have been playing a crucial role and offering new opportunities ...

Nanostructured Metal Oxide Electrode Materials for Water Purification

Nanostructured Metal Oxide Electrode Materials for Water Purification
  • Author : Onoyivwe Monday Ama,Suprakas Sinha Ray
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-04-07
  • Total pages : 193
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : This book reports on the development of nanostructured metal-oxide-based electrode materials for use in water purification. The removal of organic pollutants and heavy metals from wastewater is a growing environmental and societal priority. This book thus focuses primarily on new techniques to modify the nanostructural properties of various solvent-electrolyte combinations ...

Environmental Nanotechnology for Water Purification

Environmental Nanotechnology for Water Purification
  • Author : Shahid Ul-Islam
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2020-06-10
  • Total pages : 340
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : Dyes, pigments and metals are extensively used in food, paper, carpet, rubber, plastics, cosmetics, and textile industries, in order to color and finish products. As a result, they generate a considerable amount of coloured wastewater rich in organic, inorganic, and mineral substances which are continuously polluting the water bodies and ...

Application of Nanotechnology in Water Research

Application of Nanotechnology in Water Research
  • Author : Ajay Kumar Mishra
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-06-23
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : Details the water research applications of nanotechnology in various areas including environmental science, remediation, membranes, nanomaterials, and water treatment At the nano size, materials often take on unique and sometimes unexpected properties that result in them being ‘tuned’ to build faster, lighter, stronger, and more efficient devices and systems, as ...

Nanotechnology in Water Treatment Applications

Nanotechnology in Water Treatment Applications
  • Author : Thomas Eugene Cloete,Michele De Kwaadsteniet,Marelize Botes
  • Publisher : Horizon Scientific Press
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 196
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : Nanotechnology, the engineering and art of manipulating matter at the nanoscale (1-100 nm), offers the potential of novel nanomaterials for the treatment of surface water, groundwater, and wastewater contaminated by toxic metal ions, organic and inorganic solutes, and microorganisms. At the present time, many nanomaterials are under active research and ...

Nanomaterials A Danger or a Promise

Nanomaterials  A Danger or a Promise
  • Author : Roberta Brayner,Fernand Fiévet,Thibaud Coradin
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-08-10
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : With the increased presence of nanomaterials in commercial products such as cosmetics and sunscreens, fillers in dental fillings, water filtration process, catalysis, photovoltaic cells, bio-detection, a growing public debate is emerging on toxicological and environmental effects of direct and indirect exposure to these materials. Nanomaterials: A Danger or a Promise? ...

Advanced Nano Bio Technologies for Water and Soil Treatment

Advanced Nano Bio Technologies for Water and Soil Treatment
  • Author : Jan Filip,Tomáš Cajthaml,Petra Najmanová,Miroslav Černík,Radek Zbořil
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2020-03-07
  • Total pages : 657
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : We are proposing this comprehensive volume aimed at bridging and bonding of the theory and practical experiences for the elimination of a broad range of pollutants from various types of water and soil utilizing innovative nanotechnologies, biotechnologies and their possible combinations. Nowadays, a broad range of contaminants are emerging from ...

Environmental Nanotechnology

Environmental Nanotechnology
  • Author : Nandita Dasgupta,Shivendu Ranjan,Eric Lichtfouse
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-05-15
  • Total pages : 392
  • ISBN : 0128139277
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Summary : This book presents the environmental benefits of nanomaterials in agriculture, water purification and nanomedicine. Nanotechnology will modify the environment both in a positive and negative way. On the one hand, new nanomaterials are promising for reducing greenhouse gases, cleaning toxic wastes and building alternative energy sources. On the other hand, ...