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Advanced Environmental Analysis: Applications of Nanomaterials, Complete Set Editors: Chaudhery M Hussain, Boris Kharisov

About this book

Environmental analysis techniques have advanced due to the use of nanotechnologies in improving the detection sensitivity and miniaturization of the devices in analytical procedures. These allow for developments such as increases in analyte concentration, the removal of interfering species and improvements in the detection limits. Bridging a gap in the literature, these books uniquely bring together state-of-the-art research in the applications of novel nanomaterials to each of the classical components of environmental analysis, namely sample preparation and extraction, separation and identification by spectroscopic techniques. Special attention is paid to those approaches that are considered greener and reduce the cost of the analysis process both in terms of chemicals and time consumption.

Advanced undergraduates, graduates and researchers at the forefront of environmental science and engineering will find these books a good source of information. It will also help regulators, decision makers, surveillance agencies and the organizations assessing the impact of pollutants on the environment.

From the book series:
Detection Science

Book content

  • Volume 1: Section I: Introduction - Perspective of Analytical Sciences, Synthesis, Properties, Mechanism of Adsorption on Nanomaterials
  • Section II: Sample Preparation and Extraction Techniques with Nanomaterials
  • Section III: Separation Techniques with Nanomaterials (Chromatography and Membranes Applications of 
  • Nanomaterials)
  • Section IV:Spectroscopic Techniques with Nanomaterials
  • Volume 2: Section V: New trends Nanomaterials for Environmental Analysis (Magnetic Nanomaterials, Lab-on-a-Chip)
  • Section VI: Nanomaterials for Water Treatment and Purification
  • Section VII: Various Important Aspects about Nanomaterials (Toxicity, Risk Assessment, Economic and Legal)
  • Section VIII: Monitoring and Analysis of Nanomaterials
  • Section IX: Conclusions and Future of Environmental Analysis
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16 Nov 2016
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