Characterization and Development of Novel Materials


Rafiqul Islam (Editor)
Dalhousie University, Canada

Series: Materials Science and Technologies
BISAC: TEC021000

This new book presents and discusses current research in the study of the characterization and development of novel materials. Topics discussed include the development of probabilistic simulation model for production optimization in open pit mines; lead removal from aqueous streams by a novel bioadsorbent; characterization of clinical bacteria and their control by a medicinal plant; preparation of stronium hexaferrite magnets from celestite and blue dust by mechanochemical route and the investigation of the properties of a borosilicate glass from recycled manganese crust tailings. (Imprint: Nova)



Table of Contents


Lead Removal from Aqueous Streams by a Novel Bioadsorbent
(Md. Moniruzzaman Khan and M. Rafiqul Islam) pp.1-8

Particle Swarm Optimization Approach for Maximizing the Yield of a Coal Preparation Plant
(Vishal Gupta, Hussain Unjawala, Ajay Mahajan and Manoj Mohanty)pp.9-18

Development of Probabilistic Simulation Model for Production Optimization in Open Pit Mines
(M. Govinda Raj, Harsha Vardhan and Y.V. Rao) pp.19-40

Interaction Between Date of Sowing and Spacing on Growth and Yield of Senna [Cassia Angustifolia]
(Md. Wasim Aktar, Sirajul Islam and M. Paramasivam)pp.41-46

Conversion of Indian Celestite to Strontium Carbonate
(R.K. Tiwary, S.P. Narayan and O.P. Pandey) pp.47-60

Characterization of Clinical Bacteria and Their Control by a Medicinal Plant
(Cassia Sophera L.) Extracts (M. Mizanur Rahman, M. Mashiar Rahman, Md. Rezuanul Islam, Atiqur Rahman and M. Safiur Rahman) pp.61-70

The Formulation of Comprehensive Mass and Energy Balance Equation Towards Developing Sustainable Model with the Science of Intangibles (M. Moniruzzaman Khan, Chefi Ketata and M. Rafiqul Islam) pp.71-88

Preparation of Strontium Hexaferrite Magnets from Celestite and Blue Dust by Mechanochemical Route
(R.K. Tiwary, S.P. Narayan and O.P. Pandey) pp.89-100

An Improved HPTLC Method for Determination of Sennosides in Cassia Angustifolia
(Md. Wasim Aktar, Rajesh Muthukumar, M. Paramasivam and Dwaipayan Sengupta) pp.101-106

Investigation of the Properties of a Borosilicate Glass From Recycled Manganese Crust Tailings
(G.F.T. Lay, M.C. Rockwell and J.C. Wiltshire) pp.107-122

Isolation and Characterization of Effective Bacteria for Solid Waste Degradation for Organic Manure
(M. Mizanur Rahman, M. Mashiar Rahman, S.M.Y. Arafat, M.Z.H. Khan, Atiqur Rahman and M. Safiur Rahman) pp.123-138

Karanj: A Possible Solution for the Rural Energy and Other Uses
(M.P. Islam, M.A. Haque and M.D. Hussain) pp.139-152

Experimental Study on Beeswax Using Waterjet Drilling
(M. Enamul Hossain, Chefi Ketata and M. Rafiqul Islam)pp.153-164

Supported Ionic Liquid Membranes: Preparation, Stability and Applications
(A.P. de los Ríos, F.J. Hernández, L.J. Lozano and C. Godínez) pp.165-178

Cracking Stress and Bending Moment in Flexural Ferrocement Elements (Zakaria Hossain and Parvez Islam) pp.179-192

Index pp.193-204

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