Corrosion Protection at the Nanoscale

Corrosion Protection at the Nanoscale
Author: Susai Rajendran,Tuán Anh Nguyen,Saeid Kakooei,Yongxin Li,Mahdi Yeganeh
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 600
Release: 2020-03-12
ISBN 10: 012819359X
ISBN 13: 9780128193594
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Corrosion Protection at the Nanoscale Book Review:

Corrosion Protection at the Nanoscale explores fundamental concepts on how metals can be protected at the nanoscale by using both nanomaterials-based solutions, including nanoalloys, noninhibitors and nanocoatings. It is an important reference resource for both materials scientists and engineers wanting to find ways to create an efficient corrosion prevention strategy. Nanostructure materials have been widely used in many products, such as print electronics, contact, interconnection, implant, nanosensors and display units to lessen the impact of corrosion. Traditional methods for protection of metals include various techniques, such as coatings, inhibitors, electrochemical methods (anodic and cathodic protections), metallurgical design are covered in this book. Nanomaterials-based protective methods can offer many advantages over their traditional counterparts, such as protection for early-stage, higher corrosion resistance, better corrosion control. This book also outlines these advantages and discusses the challenges of implementing nanomaterials as corrosion protection agents on a wide scale.

Corrosion Protection and Control Using Nanomaterials

Corrosion Protection and Control Using Nanomaterials
Author: V S Saji,R. M. Cook
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 424
Release: 2012-02-21
ISBN 10: 0857095803
ISBN 13: 9780857095800
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Corrosion Protection and Control Using Nanomaterials Book Review:

Corrosion is an expensive and potentially dangerous problem in many industries. The potential application of different nanostructured materials in corrosion protection, prevention and control is a subject of increasing interest. Corrosion protection and control using nanomaterials explores the potential use of nanotechnology in corrosion control. The book is divided into two parts. Part one looks at the fundamentals of corrosion behaviour and the manufacture of nanocrystalline materials. Chapters discuss the impact of nanotechnology in reducing corrosion cost, and investigate the influence of various factors including thermodynamics, kinetics and grain size on the corrosion behaviour of nanocrystalline materials. There are also chapters on electrodeposition and the corrosion behaviour of electrodeposited nanocrystalline materials. Part two provides a series of case studies of applications of nanomaterials in corrosion control. Chapters review oxidation protection using nanocrystalline structures at various temperatures, sol- gel and self-healing nanocoatings and the use of nanoreservoirs and polymer nanocomposites in corrosion control. With its distinguished editors and international team of expert contributors, Corrosion protection and control using nanomaterials is an invaluable reference tool for researchers and engineers working with nanomaterials in a variety of industries including, aerospace, automotive and chemical engineering as well as academics studying the unique protection and control offered by nanomaterials against corrosion. Explores the potential use of nanotechnology and nanomaterials for corrosion prevention, protection and control Discusses the impact of nanotechnology in reducing corrosion cost and investigates various factors on the corrosion behaviour of nanocrystalline materials Provides a series of case studies and applications of nanomaterials for corrosion control

Controlling and Protecting Corrosion Using Nanomaterials

Controlling and Protecting Corrosion Using Nanomaterials
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2018-05
ISBN 10: 9781642240740
ISBN 13: 1642240745
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Controlling and Protecting Corrosion Using Nanomaterials Book Review:

Nanomaterials are significant because of their unique properties that may lead to new and stimulating applications. Nanocoatings are one of the leading topics within the range of nanotechnology. Through nanoscale engineering of surfaces and layers, an enormous range of functionalities and new physical effects can be achieved. Current scenario of application of nanotechnology in the field of corrosion prevention of metals is reviewed in this compendium. Nanostructured materials (1-100 nm) are known for their outstanding mechanical and physical properties due to their extremely fine grain size and high grain boundary volume fraction. Significant progress has been made in various aspects of synthesis of nanoscale materials. The focus is now shifting from synthesis to manufacture of useful structures and coatings having greater wear and corrosion resistance.Corrosion Protection and Control Using Nanomaterials covers the latent use of nanotechnology and nanomaterials for corrosion prevention, protection and control. Recent research and developments in this area are discussed in designing efficient coating materials and alloys, which provide superior resistance to corrosion. It provides a review of the latest research findings and key applications in the field of nanomaterials. It will highlight the continued growth and new challenges in nanomaterials science, engineering, and nanotechnology, both for application development and for basic research. Furthermore, it presents on Synthesis and characterization of thermally evaporated copper bismuth sulfide thin films and development of novel corrosion techniques for a green environment. Chapters review moisture-absorbing and abrasion-resistant transparent coating on polystyrene and enhanced corrosion resistance of PVD-CrN Coatings by ALD Sealing Layers.We hope this book will be of immense interest for students, researchers and engineers working with nanomaterials in an assortment of industries with, aerospace, automotive and chemical engineering as well as academics studying the distinctive protection and control presented by nanomaterials against corrosion.

Nanobatteries and Nanogenerators

Nanobatteries and Nanogenerators
Author: Huaihe Song,Rajendran Venkatachalam,Tuan Anh Nguyen,Hao Bin Wu,Phuong Nguyen Tri
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 682
Release: 2020-11-21
ISBN 10: 0128215496
ISBN 13: 9780128215494
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanobatteries and Nanogenerators Book Review:

The term ‘nanobattery’ can refer not only to the nanosized battery, but also to the uses of nanotechnology in a macro-sized battery for enhancing its performance and lifetime. Nanobatteries can offer many advantages over the traditional battery, including higher power density, shorter charging time, and longer shelf life. Nano-generators refer to the uses of nanosized devices and materials to convert mechanical, thermal and light-based energies into electricity. Similar to with traditional battery, in nanobatteries, the chemical energy is converted into electricity. This book addresses the fundamental design concepts and promising applications of nanobatteries and nanogenerators. Particular application areas include healthcare, biomedical, smart nanodevices and nanosensors, which may require new electric power sources, including self-powered ability and nanostructured electric power sources. In this regard, nanobatteries and nanogenerators represent the next generation of electric power. This is an important reference source for materials scientists, engineers and energy scientists, who are looking to increase their understanding of how nanotechnology is being used to create new energy storage and generation solutions. Outlines the major design and fabrication principles and techniques for creating nano-sized batteries and generators Demonstrates how nanotechnology is being used to make batteries and generators more powerful and longer lasting Assesses the challenges of mass manufacturing nanobatteries and nanogenerators

Biodegradation and Biodeterioration at the Nanoscale

Biodegradation and Biodeterioration at the Nanoscale
Author: Hafiz M.N. Iqbal,Muhammad Bilal,Tuan Anh Nguyen,Ghulam Yasin
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 750
Release: 2021-10-08
ISBN 10: 0128241799
ISBN 13: 9780128241790
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Biodegradation and Biodeterioration at the Nanoscale Book Review:

Biodegradation and Biodeterioration at the Nanoscale describes the biodegradation and biodeterioration of materials in the presence of nanomaterials. The book's chapters focus on the basic principles, action mechanisms and promising applications of advanced nanomaterials, along with their integration with biotechnological processes for controlled degradation and deterioration of materials. In addition, the current research indications, positive or negative environmental impacts, legislation and future directions are also discussed. This book is an important reference source for researchers, engineers and scientists working in environmental remediation, biotechnology, materials science, corrosion and nanotechnology. Provides detailed coverage on how nano-biomaterials degrade and deteriorate Compares how different types of bionanomaterials decompose Explains how the priorities of bionanomaterials affect their deterioration rate

Nanostructured Metals and Alloys

Nanostructured Metals and Alloys
Author: S H Whang
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 840
Release: 2011-03-22
ISBN 10: 0857091123
ISBN 13: 9780857091123
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanostructured Metals and Alloys Book Review:

Tensile strength, fatigue strength and ductility are important properties of nanostructured metallic materials, which make them suitable for use in applications where strength or strength-to-weight ratios are important. Nanostructured metals and alloys reviews the latest technologies used for production of these materials, as well as recent advances in research into their structure and mechanical properties. One of the most important issues facing nanostructured metals and alloys is how to produce them. Part one describes the different methods used to process bulk nanostructured metals and alloys, including chapters on severe plastic deformation, mechanical alloying and electrodeposition among others. Part two concentrates on the microstructure and properties of nanostructured metals, with chapters studying deformation structures such as twins, microstructure of ferrous alloys by equal channel angular processing, and characteristic structures of nanostructured metals prepared by plastic deformation. In part three, the mechanical properties of nanostructured metals and alloys are discussed, with chapters on such topics as strengthening mechanisms, nanostructured metals based on molecular dynamics computer simulations, and surface deformation. Part four focuses on existing and developing applications of nanostructured metals and alloys, covering topics such as nanostructured steel for automotives, steel sheet and nanostructured coatings by spraying. With its distinguished editor and international team of contributors, Nanostructured metals and alloys is a standard reference for manufacturers of metal components, as well as those with an academic research interest in metals and materials with enhanced properties.

Nanomaterials Based Coatings

Nanomaterials Based Coatings
Author: Phuong Nguyen Tri,Sami Rtimi,Claudiane M. Ouellet-Plamondon
Publsiher: Micro and Nano Technologies
Total Pages: 464
Release: 2019-06
ISBN 10: 9780128158845
ISBN 13: 0128158840
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanomaterials Based Coatings Book Review:

Coatings act as multifunctional and smart materials for products, as well as serving as physical barriers or decoration. Nanomaterials-enforced coatings are smarter, stronger and more durable. The barrier performance of organic coatings is enhanced by the incorporation of nanofillers, by decreasing the porosity and zigzagging the diffusion path for deleterious species. Coatings containing nanofillers, therefore have significant barrier properties for corrosion protection and reducing the trend for the coating to blister or delaminate. In addition, the functionalization of nanomaterials has led to advances in smart nanocomposite coatings, such as self-healing, anti-fouling, self-cleaning, antibacterial and cooling coatings. Nanomaterials-based Coatings emphasizes the fundamental concepts and promising applications of nanomaterial-based coatings in anticorrosion, antiwear, antibacterial, antifugal, self-leaning, superhydrophobic, superhard, super heat resistance, solar reflective, photocatalytic and radar absorbing coatings. It is an important information source for those seeking to understand the underlying phenomenal and fundamental mechanisms through which nanoparticles interact with polymeric and metallic matrices to create stronger coatings, and what their major applications are. Highlights the latest methods in design, preparation and characterization techniques for nanomaterials-based coatings Discusses emerging applications of nanomaterials-based coatings, including substrates protection, sustainable energy, environment and healthcare Assesses the major challenges in making nanomaterials-based coatings more reliable and cost-effective

Nanoscale Reinforced Polymer Derived Ceramic Matrix Coatings

Nanoscale Reinforced  Polymer Derived Ceramic Matrix Coatings
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2009
ISBN 10: 1928374650XXX
ISBN 13: OCLC:873863064
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanoscale Reinforced Polymer Derived Ceramic Matrix Coatings Book Review:

The goal of this project was to explore and develop a novel class of nanoscale reinforced ceramic coatings for high temperature (600-1000 C) corrosion protection of metallic components in a coal-fired environment. It was focused on developing coatings that are easy to process and low cost. The approach was to use high-yield preceramic polymers loaded with nano-size fillers. The complex interplay of the particles in the polymer, their role in controlling shrinkage and phase evolution during thermal treatment, resulting densification and microstructural evolution, mechanical properties and effectiveness as corrosion protection coatings were investigated. Fe-and Ni-based alloys currently used in coal-fired environments do not possess the requisite corrosion and oxidation resistance for next generation of advanced power systems. One example of this is the power plants that use ultra supercritical steam as the working fluid. The increase in thermal efficiency of the plant and decrease in pollutant emissions are only possible by changing the properties of steam from supercritical to ultra supercritical. However, the conditions, 650 C and 34.5 MPa, are too severe and result in higher rate of corrosion due to higher metal temperatures. Coating the metallic components with ceramics that are resistant to corrosion, oxidation and erosion, is an economical and immediate solution to this problem. Good high temperature corrosion protection ceramic coatings for metallic structures must have a set of properties that are difficult to achieve using established processing techniques. The required properties include ease of coating complex shapes, low processing temperatures, thermal expansion match with metallic structures and good mechanical and chemical properties. Nanoscale reinforced composite coatings in which the matrix is derived from preceramic polymers have the potential to meet these requirements. The research was focused on developing suitable material systems and processing techniques for these coatings. In addition, we investigated the effect of microstructure on the mechanical properties and oxidation protection ability of the coatings. Coatings were developed to provide oxidation protection to both ferritic and austentic alloys and Ni-based alloys. The coatings that we developed are based on low viscosity pre-ceramic polymers. Thus they can be easily applied to any shape by using a variety of techniques including dip-coating, spray-coating and painting. The polymers are loaded with a variety of nanoparticles. The nanoparticles have two primary roles: control of the final composition and phases (and hence the properties); and control of the shrinkage during thermal decomposition of the polymer. Thus the selection of the nanoparticles was the most critical aspect of this project. Based on the results of the processing studies, the performance of selected coatings in oxidizing conditions (both static and cyclic) was investigated.

Handbook of Hot dip Galvanization

Handbook of Hot dip Galvanization
Author: Peter Maaß,Peter Peißker
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 494
Release: 2011-03-31
ISBN 10: 3527636897
ISBN 13: 9783527636891
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Hot dip Galvanization Book Review:

Hot-dip galvanization is a method for coating steel workpieces with a protective zinc film to enhance the corrosion resistance and to improve the mechanical material properties. Hot-dip galvanized steel is the material of choice underlying many modern buildings and constructions, such as train stations, bridges and metal domes. Based on the successful German version, this edition has been adapted to include international standards, regulations and best practices. The book systematically covers all steps in hot-dip galvanization: surface pre-treatment, process and systems technology, environmental issues, and quality management. As a result, the reader finds the fundamentals as well as the most important aspects of process technology and technical equipment, alongside contributions on workpiece requirements for optimal galvanization results and methods for applying additional protective coatings to the galvanized pieces. With over 200 illustrated examples, step-by-step instructions, presentations and reference tables, this is essential reading for apprentices and professionals alike.

Modern Electrochemical Methods in Nano Surface and Corrosion Science

Modern Electrochemical Methods in Nano  Surface and Corrosion Science
Author: Mahmood Aliofkhazraei
Publsiher: BoD – Books on Demand
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2014-06-11
ISBN 10: 9535115863
ISBN 13: 9789535115861
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Modern Electrochemical Methods in Nano Surface and Corrosion Science Book Review:

The basics and principles of new electrochemical methods and also their usage for fabrication and analysis of different nanostructures were discussed in this book. These methods consist of electrochemical methods in nanoscale (e.g. electrochemical atomic force microscopy and electrochemical scanning tunneling microscopy) and also electrochemical methods for fabrication of nanomaterials.

Corrosion Mechanisms in Theory and Practice

Corrosion Mechanisms in Theory and Practice
Author: Philippe Marcus
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 768
Release: 2002-07-24
ISBN 10: 9780203909188
ISBN 13: 0203909186
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Corrosion Mechanisms in Theory and Practice Book Review:

Called "a useful contribution to the current litereture on corrosion science, engineering, and technology" by Corrosion Review, this book offers real-world applications and problem-solving techniques to reduce the occurrence of pits, cracks, and deterioration in industrial, automotive, marine, and electronic structures. It details the electrochemic

NANOSCALE BOEHMITE FILLER FOR CORROSION AND WEAR RESISTANT POLYPHENYLENESULFIDE COATINGS

NANOSCALE BOEHMITE FILLER FOR CORROSION AND WEAR RESISTANT POLYPHENYLENESULFIDE COATINGS
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 36
Release: 2003
ISBN 10: 1928374650XXX
ISBN 13: OCLC:68489557
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

NANOSCALE BOEHMITE FILLER FOR CORROSION AND WEAR RESISTANT POLYPHENYLENESULFIDE COATINGS Book Review:

The authors evaluated the usefulness of nanoscale boehmite crystals as a filler for anti-wear and anti-corrosion polyphenylenesulfide (PPS) coatings exposed to a very harsh, 300 C corrosive geothermal environment. The boehmite fillers dispersed uniformly into the PPS coating, conferring two advanced properties: First, they reduced markedly the rate of blasting wear; second, they increased the PPS's glass transition temperature and thermal decomposition temperature. The wear rate of PPS surfaces was reduced three times when 5wt% boehmite was incorporated into the PPS. During exposure for 15 days at 300 C, the PPS underwent hydrothermal oxidation, leading to the substitution of sulfide linkages by the sulfite linkages. However, such molecular alteration did not significantly diminish the ability of the coating to protect carbon steel against corrosion. In fact, PPS coating filled with boehmite of (less-than or equal to) 5wt% adequately mitigated its corrosion in brine at 300 C. One concern in using this filler was that it absorbs brine. Thus, adding an excess amount of boehmite was detrimental to achieving the maximum protection afforded by the coatings.

Corrosion and Protection of Materials

Corrosion and Protection of Materials
Author: Marina Cabrini
Publsiher: MDPI
Total Pages: 496
Release: 2021-04-06
ISBN 10: 3036502904
ISBN 13: 9783036502908
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Corrosion and Protection of Materials Book Review:

This book contains thirty articles on various topics related to the corrosion and protection of metallic materials. This topic is of strong actuality both due to the aging of plants and infrastructures that require checks and maintenance, and to the use of traditional materials in increasingly aggressive environments, added to the need of changing the current anti-corrosion systems with less environmental impact methods. Finally, the new development of innovative materials, such as additive manufacturing or high-entropy alloys, needs the characterization of their corrosion behavior. In this issue, there are works on new alloys obtained for additive manufacturing or high entropy, on the study of corrosion and stress corrosion cracking and hydrogen embrittlement mechanisms, through electrochemical and microscopical techniques, studies on low environmental impact inhibitors and biocides, as well as ceramic and metal protective coatings. Finally, there are works on the study of the residual mechanical resistance of corroded infrastructures and on monitoring and non-destructive control. In this way, the book therefore offers a somewhat varied panorama of research trends in the field.

Research Opportunities in Corrosion Science and Engineering

Research Opportunities in Corrosion Science and Engineering
Author: National Research Council,Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences,National Materials Advisory Board,Committee on Research Opportunities in Corrosion Science and Engineering
Publsiher: National Academies Press
Total Pages: 192
Release: 2011-01-27
ISBN 10: 0309187680
ISBN 13: 9780309187688
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Research Opportunities in Corrosion Science and Engineering Book Review:

The field of corrosion science and engineering is on the threshold of important advances. Advances in lifetime prediction and technological solutions, as enabled by the convergence of experimental and computational length and timescales and powerful new modeling techniques, are allowing the development of rigorous, mechanistically based models from observations and physical laws. Despite considerable progress in the integration of materials by design into engineering development of products, corrosion considerations are typically missing from such constructs. Similarly, condition monitoring and remaining life prediction (prognosis) do not at present incorporate corrosion factors. Great opportunities exist to use the framework of these materials design and engineering tools to stimulate corrosion research and development to achieve quantitative life prediction, to incorporate state-of-the-art sensing approaches into experimentation and materials architectures, and to introduce environmental degradation factors into these capabilities. Research Opportunities in Corrosion Science and Engineering identifies grand challenges for the corrosion research community, highlights research opportunities in corrosion science and engineering, and posits a national strategy for corrosion research. It is a logical and necessary complement to the recently published book, Assessment of Corrosion Education, which emphasized that technical education must be supported by academic, industrial, and government research. Although the present report focuses on the government role, this emphasis does not diminish the role of industry or academia.

Research Perspectives on Functional Micro and Nanoscale Coatings

Research Perspectives on Functional Micro  and Nanoscale Coatings
Author: Zuzuarregui, Ana
Publsiher: IGI Global
Total Pages: 511
Release: 2016-04-11
ISBN 10: 1522500677
ISBN 13: 9781522500674
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Research Perspectives on Functional Micro and Nanoscale Coatings Book Review:

Just as chemistry is a part of our daily lives, functional coatings can be found in almost every object, gadget or device you can see or touch. However, in the last 20 years the advances made in the preparation of different functional coatings with diverse compositions have allowed the development of nanoscale coatings that are more cost-effective and environmentally conscious than traditional coatings. Research Perspectives on Functional Micro- and Nanoscale Coatings highlights critical research on preparation methods, modification, organization, and utilization of functional coatings in micro, nano, and biotechnology. Emphasizing emerging developments and global research perspectives, this publication is a pivotal resource for engineers, researchers, and graduate-level students interested in learning about emerging developments in functional coatings and nanotechnology.

Handbook of Smart Coatings for Materials Protection

Handbook of Smart Coatings for Materials Protection
Author: Abdel Salam Hamdy Makhlouf
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 656
Release: 2014-02-22
ISBN 10: 0857096885
ISBN 13: 9780857096883
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Handbook of Smart Coatings for Materials Protection Book Review:

A smart coating is defined as one that changes its properties in response to an environmental stimulus. The Handbook of Smart Coatings for Materials Protection reviews the new generation of smart coatings for corrosion and other types of material protection. Part one explores the fundamentals of smart coatings for materials protection including types, materials, design, and processing. Chapters review corrosion processes and strategies for prevention; smart coatings for corrosion protection; techniques for synthesizing and applying smart coatings; multi-functional, self-healing coatings; and current and future trends of protective coatings for automotive, aerospace, and military applications. Chapters in part two focus on smart coatings with self-healing properties for corrosion protection, including self-healing anticorrosion coatings for structural and petrochemical engineering applications; smart self-healing coatings for corrosion protection of aluminum alloys, magnesium alloys and steel; smart nanocoatings for corrosion detection and control; and recent advances in polyaniline-based organic coatings for corrosion protection. Chapters in part three move on to highlight other types of smart coatings, including smart self-cleaning coatings for corrosion protection; smart polymer nanocomposite water- and oil-repellent coatings for aluminum; UV-curable organic polymer coatings for corrosion protection of steel; smart epoxy coatings for early detection of corrosion in steel and aluminum; and structural ceramics with self-healing properties. The Handbook of Smart Coatings for Materials Protection is a valuable reference for those concerned with preventing corrosion, particularly of metals, professionals working within the surface coating industries, as well as all those with an academic research interest in the field. Reviews the new generation of smart coatings for corrosion and other types of material protection Explores the fundamentals of smart coatings for materials protection including types, materials, design, and processing Includes a focus on smart coatings with self-healing properties for corrosion protection

Electrochemistry at the Nanoscale

Electrochemistry at the Nanoscale
Author: Patrik Schmuki,Sannakaisa Virtanen
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 471
Release: 2009-07-21
ISBN 10: 9780387735825
ISBN 13: 0387735828
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Electrochemistry at the Nanoscale Book Review:

For centuries, electrochemistry has played a key role in technologically important areas such as electroplating or corrosion. In recent decades, electrochemical methods are receiving increasing attention in important strongly growing fields of science and technology such as nanosciences (nanoelectrochemistry) and life-sciences (organic and biological electrochemistry). Characterization, modification and understanding of various electrochemical interfaces or electrochemical processes at the nanoscale, has led to a huge increase of the scientific interest in electrochemical mechanisms as well as of application of electrochemical methods in novel technologies. This book presents exciting emerging scientific and technological aspects of the introduction of the nanodimension in electrochemical approaches are presented in 12 chapters/subchapters.

Smart Nanocontainers

Smart Nanocontainers
Author: Phuong Nguyen Tri,Trong-On Do,Tuan Anh Nguyen
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 558
Release: 2019-11-08
ISBN 10: 0128168919
ISBN 13: 9780128168912
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Smart Nanocontainers Book Review:

Smart Nanocontainers explores the fundamental concepts and emerging applications of nanocontainers in biomedicine, pharmaceuticals and smart materials. In pharmaceuticals, nanocontainers have advantages over their micro-counterparts, including more efficient drug detoxification, higher intracellular uptake, better stability, less side effects and higher biocompatibility with tissue and cells. In materials science, such as coating technology, they help by making coatings smarter, stronger and more durable. This important reference will help anyone who wants to learn more on how nanocontainers are used to provide the controlled release of active agents, including their applications in smart coatings, corrosion, drug delivery, diagnosis, agri-food and gas storage. Discusses how the molecular design of nanocarriers can be optimized to increase performance Explores how nanocarriers are being used to produce a new generation of active coatings Explains how nanocarriers are being used to deliver more effective nanoscale drug delivery

Corrosion Protection of Metals and Alloys Using Graphene and Biopolymer Based Nanocomposites

Corrosion Protection of Metals and Alloys Using Graphene and Biopolymer Based Nanocomposites
Author: Hatem M.A. Amin,Ahmed Galal
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 216
Release: 2021-02-15
ISBN 10: 1351694642
ISBN 13: 9781351694643
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Corrosion Protection of Metals and Alloys Using Graphene and Biopolymer Based Nanocomposites Book Review:

With contributions from experts from both academia and industry, this book provides up-to-date reviews and promising approaches for corrosion control of metals and alloys via sustainable biopolymers and carbon nanomaterials coatings, focusing on the wonder material “graphene” which is more solid than steel. This book delivers essential information for improving the environmental and economic viability of current coating technologies. It is also a valuable reference for those who are interested in corrosion science and corrosion protection including professionals from the industry as well as academia.

Nanocosmetics

Nanocosmetics
Author: Arun Nanda,Sanju Nanda,Tuan Anh Nguyen,Susai Rajendran,Yassine Slimani
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 504
Release: 2020-05-06
ISBN 10: 0128222859
ISBN 13: 9780128222850
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanocosmetics Book Review:

Nanotechnology is key to the design and manufacture of the new generation of cosmetics. Nanotechnology can enhance the performance and properties of cosmetics, including colour, transparency, solubility, texture, and durability. Sunscreen products, such as UV nano-filters, nano-TiO2 and nano-ZnO particles, can offer an advantage over their traditional counterparts due to their broad UV-protection and non-cutaneous side effects. For perfumes, nano‐droplets can be found in cosmetic products including Eau de Toilette and Eau de Parfum. Nanomaterials can also be used in cosmetics as transdermal drug delivery systems. By using smart nanocontainers, active compounds such as vitamins, antioxidants, nutrients, and anti-inflammatory, anti-infective agents, can be delivered effectively. These smart nanocontainers are typically related with the smart releasing property for their embedded active substances. These smart releases could be obtained by using the smart coatings as their outer nano-shells. These nano-shells could prevent the direct contact between these active agents and the adjacent local environments. Nanocosmetics: Fundamentals, Applications and Toxicity explores the formulation design concepts and emerging applications of nanocosmetics. The book also focuses on the mitigation or prevention of their potential nanotoxicity, potential global regulatory challenges, and the technical challenges of mass implementation. It is an important reference source for materials scientists and pharmaceutical scientists looking to further their understanding of how nanotechnology is being used for the new generation of cosmetics. Outlines the major fabrication and formulation design concepts of nanoscale products for cosmetic applications Explores how nanomaterials can safely be used for various applications in cosmetic products Assesses the major challenges of using nanomaterials for cosmetic applications on a large scale