Titanium Dioxide: Advances in Research and Applications


: Nanotechnology Science and Technology
BISAC: SCI050000
DOI: https://doi.org/10.52305/SUWN8331

This book, titled Titanium Dioxide: Advances in Research and Applications, deals with important aspects of applications of titanium dioxide and recent developments in the areas of research of titanium dioxide. There are 5 chapters in this book contributed by various authors.

Chapter 1 deals with applications of titanium dioxide in space and its photocatalytic activity in a vacuum environment. Chapter 2 mentions various applications of titanium dioxide in the biomedical field, such as in bone implantation, immobilization of drug carriers, and in cancer therapy as well as in environmental remediation, such as degradation of hazardous pollutants and treatment of wastewater. Chapter 3 deals with doped titanium dioxide nanostructures for visible light driven photo catalysis. The applications of visible light on active titanium dioxide photocatalysts for degradation of various toxic pollutants are described. Chapter 4 deals in detail with various methods of biosynthesis of titanium dioxide nanoparticles and their antibacterial activity. Chapter 5 describes preparation of titanium dioxide nonmaterials, their forensic applications, and fingerprint imaging.

The book Titanium Dioxide: Advances in Research and Applications will be of immense use to students, professors and researchers of various colleges, universities and research institutes. It will increase knowledge regarding the synthesis, applications and various aspects of titanium dioxide.

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About the Editor

Chapter 1. Applications of Titanium Dioxide in Space
(Naoki Shimosako and Hiroshi Sakama – Department of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Sophia University, 7-1 Kioi-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan)

Chapter 2. Revolution of Titanium Dioxide in Biomedical and Applications in Environmental Remediation
(Smita Kumari and Dharmendra Kumar – Environmental Biotechnology Division, CSIR-Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India, et al.)

Chapter 3. Doped Titanium Dioxide Nanostructures for Visible Light-Driven Photocatalysis
(Seema Maheshwari, Kuldeep Kaur, Ashok Kumar Malik and Simrat Kaur – Department of Chemistry, Mata Gujri College, Fatehgarh Sahib, Punjab, India, et al.)

Chapter 4. Biosynthesized Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles and Their Antibacterial Efficacy
(Immanuel J. Suresh, Iswareya V. Lakshimi and Shanthipriya Ajmera – Department of Microbiology, The American College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India, et al.)

Chapter 5. Forensic Applications of Titanium Dioxide Nanomaterials
(Gurvinder Singh Bumbrah and Devidas S. Bhagat – Department of Forensic Science, Amity School of Applied Sciences, Amity University, Haryana, India, et al.)


Editor’s ORCID iD

Aparna B. Gunjalhttps://orcid.org/0000-0002-6334-7250

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