This book reviews the recent progress in the applications of nanoscale materials in drug delivery, agriculture, cosmetics, textiles, and photonics. Some other interesting topics including nanoencapsulation, nanoparticles formation, and surface functionalization of nanomaterials are covered in detail to make it a valuable resource for practical use. It is a useful reference for materials scientists and chemical engineers, working in R&D and academia, as well as for general readers who wish to gain knowledge about the applications of nanoparticles and nanomaterials in various fields.
- Covers many different practical applications of nanoparticles
- Summarizes the latest studies on the synthesis and functionalization of nanosized particles
- Features information on nanostructures, which play an important role in practical applications
- Offers up-to-date information given by specialists in each field