Special Issue "Environmental Applications and Implications of Nanotechnology"
A special issue of Nanomaterials (ISSN 2079-4991).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 July 2017)
Dr. Yongsheng Chen
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 200 Bobby Dodd Way, Atlanta, GA 30332-0373, USA
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Interests: high density algal cultivation; crop protection; membrane technology for water/wastewater treatment and water and nutrient recycling for algal biomass production; and life cycle analysis (LCA) of the biofuel production
This Special Issue seeks submissions that address environmental applications and implications of nanotechnology. To make green nanotechnology, this Special Issue will focus on environmental applications of engineered nanomaterials (ENMs) and biosynthesized nanomaterials (BNMs) such as inorganic nanoparticles synthesized by microorganisms, fungi, algae and plants. At the same time, we will also cover difference between ENMs and BNMs in terms of their environmental applications, behavior and effects including interactions between these nanomaterials and natural organic matter and their physicochemical transformation in aquatic environment.
Dr. Yongsheng Chen
Manuscript Submission Information
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- environmental applications
- environmental behavior