Synthesis, Technology and Applications of Carbon Nanomaterials explores the chemical properties of different classes of carbon nanomaterials and their major applications. Carbon nanomaterials are used for a variety of applications due to their versatile properties and characteristics, and this book discusses recent advances in synthesis methods, characterization and applications of 0D -3D dimensional carbon nanomaterials. This book will be essential for readers focusing on carbon nanomaterials research.
1. Synthesis of carbon nanomaterials using Chemical Vapor Deposition Technique 2. Synthesis and Properties of Hybrid Carbon Nanomaterials by Chemical Vapour Deposition 3. Development of CNT Superfiber Material by Chemical Vapour Deposition 4. Preparation of Micro-, Nano- and Quantum Dots Graphene Oxide from Graphite Nanofiber using Chemical Oxidation and Step-by-step Centrifugation 5. Biochar as a Green Source to Synthesize Graphene Quantum Dots by Hydrothermal Method 6. Carbon Nanotubes as Biological Transporters and Tissue Engineering Scaffolds 7. Functionalization of Graphene for Nanodelivery of Drugs 8. Functionalizing Graphene Oxide Via Gamma-Ray Irradiation for Hydrophobic Application 9. Carbon Materials (CNT & Graphene) for Sensor 10. Carbon nanoparticles and its application in agriculture 11. Activated Carbons for Supercapacitors: Present Attempt and Prospects 12. Generation of Activated Carbon from Various Precursors for the Fabrication of Shape Stabilised Phase Change Materials
Currently holds the position of Head for the Materials and Processing Laboratory, Institute of Advanced Technology (ITMA) and Associate Professor at the Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Malaysia. Her research interests revolve around synthesis, processing and characterization of various nanomaterials namely carbon nanostructures. Her research has also extended into use of nanomaterials for a variety of applications such as high performance nanocomposites (polymers and concrete), supercapacitors, nanosensors and more recently nanoagriculture.
Raja Othman, Raja Nor Izawati
Senior Lecturer at the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Pertahanan Nasional Malaysia (UPNM), Malaysia. Her field of specialization is synthesis and application of carbon nanostructured materials and functional polymer nanocomposites. Currently, she holds a position as Research Fellow for Nanomaterials at the Centre for Defence Research and Technology, UPNM.
Hussein, Mohd Zobir
Currently holds the position as Professor and Research Fellow for Nanomaterials at the Materials Synthesis and Characterization Laboratory, Institute of Advanced Technology (ITMA), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Malaysia. He and his research group focus their research works on nanomedicine, especially for theranostics delivery systems, nanomaterials for thermal energy storage and agronanochemicals. His group also works on nanomaterials for green, comfortable building applications by core-shell nano-encapsulation approach for thermal energy storage using phase change materials as the core and polymer or activated carbon pores as the shape stabilizing agents.