Melt Electrospinning

Melt Electrospinning
Author: Yong Liu,Seeram Ramakrishna,Mohamedazeem M. Mohideen,Kaili Li
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 218
Release: 2019-08-09
ISBN: 0128165979
Category: Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Melt Electrospinning Book Excerpt:

Melt Electrospinning: A Green Method to Produce Superfine Fibers introduces the latest results from a leading research group in this area, exploring the structure, equipment polymer properties and spinning conditions of melt electrospinning. Sections introduce the invention of melt electrospinning, including the independent development of centrifugal melt electrospinning and upward melt electrospinning, discuss electro magnetization of melt and the testing method of fiber performance by means of different polymers and self-designed devices, cover simulation, and introduce principle methods and improvement measures of centrifugal melt electrospinning. Presents melt electrospinning, a green nanofiber fabrication technology Introduces the invention of melt electrospinning, including centrifugal melt electrospinning and upward melt electrospinning Describes optimization techniques, electro magnetization of melt, testing methods, DPD simulation and improvement methods Provides a useful introduction to contemporary electrospinning research with a view to its many potential applications

Advanced Nanofibrous Materials Manufacture Technology based on Electrospinning

Advanced Nanofibrous Materials Manufacture Technology based on Electrospinning
Author: Yanbo Liu,Ce Wang
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 480
Release: 2019-04-23
ISBN: 0429532709
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Advanced Nanofibrous Materials Manufacture Technology based on Electrospinning Book Excerpt:

This book comprehensively addresses advanced nanofiber manufacturing based on electrospinning technology. The principles, relationships between process parameters and structure, morphology and performance of electrospun nanofibers and nanomaterials, and the methods for enhanced field intensity and uniform distribution are discussed. The electric field intensity and distribution during electrospinning is also analyzed based on finite element analysis on both the needle and the needleless electrospinning. Furthermore, the modification techniques for improved nanomaterials strength are covered, aiming to provide effective avenues towards the manufacture of stronger nanofiber or nanomaterial products.

Electrospinning

Electrospinning
Author: Geoffrey R Mitchell
Publsiher: Royal Society of Chemistry
Total Pages: 288
Release: 2015-04-29
ISBN: 1849735573
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Electrospinning Book Excerpt:

Electrospinning techniques are used to produce novel nanoscale fibrous materials used in a diverse range of applications. Electrospinning: Principles Practice and Possibilities provides a snapshot of the current cutting edge developments of the field. The first chapter introduces readers to electrospinning, followed by different techniques to prepare fibres such as melt electrospinning and colloidal electrospinning, as well as the properties, structures and uses of the nanofibrous materials in energy applications and regenerative medicine and future directions. This balanced and authoritative book will appeal to a broad audience of postgraduate students, industrial and academic researchers in the physical and life sciences as well as engineering.

Green Electrospinning

Green Electrospinning
Author: Nesrin Horzum,Mustafa M. Demir,Rafael Muñoz-Espí,Daniel Crespy
Publsiher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
Total Pages: 354
Release: 2019-07-22
ISBN: 3110581396
Category: Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Green Electrospinning Book Excerpt:

The last two decades have seen electrospinning of nanofibers performed mainly from solutions of toxic organic solvents. The increase in demand for scaling up electrospinning in recent years therefore requires an environmentally friendly process free of organic solvents. This book addresses techniques for clean and safe electrospinning in the fabrication of green nanofibers and their potential applications.

Electrospun Nanofibers

Electrospun Nanofibers
Author: Ashok Vaseashta,Nimet Bölgen
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 766
Release: 2022-07-14
ISBN: 3030999580
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Electrospun Nanofibers Book Excerpt:

This book presents the development of electrospun materials, fundamental principles of electrospinning process, controlling parameters, electrospinning strategies, and electrospun nanofibrous structures with specific properties for applications in tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, textile, water treatment, sensor, and energy fields. This book can broadly be divided into three parts: the first comprises basic principles of electrospinning process, general requirements of electrospun materials and advancement in electrospinning technology, the second part describes the applications of electrospun materials in different fields and future prospects, while the third part describes applications that can be used in advanced manufacturing based on conjoining electrospinning and 3D printing. Electrospinning is the most successful process for producing functional nanofibers and nanofibrous membranes with superior chemical and physical properties. The unique properties of electrospun materials including high surface to volume ratio, flexibility, high mechanical strength, high porosity, and adjustable nanofiber and pore size distribution make them potential candidates in a wide range of applications in biomedical and engineering areas. Electrospinning is becoming more efficient and more specialized in order to produce particular fiber types with tunable diameter and morphology, tunable characteristics, having specific patterns and 3D structures. With a strong focus on fundamental materials science and engineering, this book provides systematic and comprehensive coverage of the recent developments and novel perspectives of electrospun materials. This comprehensive book includes chapters that discuss the latest and emerging applications of nanofiber technology in various fields, specifically in areas such as wearable textile, biomedical applications, energy generation and storage, water treatment and environmental remediation, and sensors such as biomarkers in healthcare and biomedical engineering. Despite all these advancements, there are still challenges to be addressed and overcome for nanofiber technology to move towards maturation.

Electrospun and Nanofibrous Membranes

Electrospun and Nanofibrous Membranes
Author: Ali Kargari,Takeshi Matsuura,Mohammad Mahdi Mahdi A. Shirazi
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 662
Release: 2022-09-30
ISBN: 0128230576
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Electrospun and Nanofibrous Membranes Book Excerpt:

Electrospun and Nanofibrous Membranes: Principles and Applications covers the fundamental basic science and many engineering aspects of electrospun membrane technology and nanofibers, membrane design and membrane processes. The book comprehensively reviews a wide range of applications including pressure-driven processes, MD process, batteries, oil-water separation, air filtration, drug delivery, fuel-cells, and ion-exchange membranes, as well as antimicrobial membranes. Electrospun and Nanofibrous Membranes will be useful for a range of audiences: chemical, polymer, and materials engineers; professors and graduate students working on membrane-based separation technology and electrospun nanofibers; as well as R&D engineers in industry working with applications including water and wastewater treatment, desalination, drug delivery and tissue engineering, new generation of batteries, fuel cells, and air filtration. Introduces comprehensively the principles of electrospinning and electrospun membranes Reviews and evaluates the different configurations of electrospinning Discusses scale-up strategies for nanofiber production

Polypropylene Nanofibers

Polypropylene Nanofibers
Author: Rajkishore Nayak
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 190
Release: 2017-09-15
ISBN: 3319614584
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Polypropylene Nanofibers Book Excerpt:

This book provides a comparison between melt electrospinning and meltblowing as techniques for the production of polypropylene nanofibers. The author compares the morphological, structural, chemical and mechanical characteristics of the different produced fibers. Moreover, the degree of thermal degradation of the different fibers is also analyzed. The book is useful to chemists and material scientists working on the synthesis of nanofibers by melt processes, showing the limitations of each technique for nanofiber fabrication.

Electrospinning for Advanced Biomedical Applications and Therapies

Electrospinning for Advanced Biomedical Applications and Therapies
Author: Nuno M Neves
Publsiher: Smithers Rapra
Total Pages: 320
Release: 2012-08-30
ISBN: 1847356028
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Electrospinning for Advanced Biomedical Applications and Therapies Book Excerpt:

The main focus of this book is on the development of electrospun membranes for advanced biomedical technologies including tissue engineering and drug delivery devices.Serving as a reference book for the beginner this book also provides an in-depth analysis of the challenges to be overcome in the future. Each section of the book covers not only the developments in the various fields of application of the electrospun meshes, but also the advances required for the successful development of new and high-end biomedical applications.Important areas tackled include:Biomedical applications of the technologySpecific aspects of equipments and materialsSurface characterization and functionalizationIn vitro testing with electrospun meshes. In all of these areas the main achievements, challenges ahead and expert opinions are given, making this book highly unusual in the level of detail covered.

Electrospun Materials for Tissue Engineering and Biomedical Applications

Electrospun Materials for Tissue Engineering and Biomedical Applications
Author: Tamer Uyar,Erich Kny
Publsiher: Woodhead Publishing
Total Pages: 444
Release: 2017-05-31
ISBN: 0081022220
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Electrospun Materials for Tissue Engineering and Biomedical Applications Book Excerpt:

Electrospinning, an electro-hydrodynamic process, is a versatile and promising platform technology for the production of nanofibrous materials for tissue engineering and biomedical applications. Electrospun Materials for Tissue Engineering and Biomedical Applications, examines the rapid development of electrospun materials for use in tissue engineering and biomedical applications. With a strong focus on fundamental materials science and engineering, this book also looks at successful technology transfers to the biomedical industry, highlighting biomedical products already on the market as well as the requirements to successfully commercialize electrospun materials for potential use in tissue engineering and biomedical areas. This book is a valuable resource for materials and biomedical scientists and engineers wishing to broaden their knowledge on the tissue engineering and biomedical applications of electrospun fibrous materials. Provides all-encompassing coverage of fundamental science, technology and industrial case studies Presents guidance on industrial scalability of electrospun biomaterials Written by a multidisciplinary team or researchers from academia and industry, offering a balanced viewpoint on the subject

Nanocomposite Membranes for Water and Gas Separation

Nanocomposite Membranes for Water and Gas Separation
Author: Mohtada Sadrzadeh,Toraj Mohammadi
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 524
Release: 2019-11-13
ISBN: 0128168811
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanocomposite Membranes for Water and Gas Separation Book Excerpt:

Nanocomposite Membranes for Water and Gas Separation presents an introduction to the application of nanocomposite membranes in both water and gas separation processes. This in-depth literature review and discussion focuses on state-of-the-art nanocomposite membranes, current challenges and future progress, including helpful guidelines for the further improvement of these materials for water and gas separation processes. Chapters address material development, synthesis protocols, and the numerical simulation of nanocomposite membranes, along with current challenges and future trends in the areas of water and gas separation. Explains the development of nanocomposite membranes through bio-mimicking nanomaterials Discusses the surface modification of nanomaterials to fabricate robust nanocomposite membranes Outlines the environmental and operational challenges for the application of nanocomposite membranes

Electrospinning Nanofabrication and Applications

Electrospinning  Nanofabrication and Applications
Author: Bin Ding,Xianfeng Wang,Jianyong Yu
Publsiher: William Andrew
Total Pages: 832
Release: 2018-11-12
ISBN: 0128134410
Category: Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Electrospinning Nanofabrication and Applications Book Excerpt:

Electrospinning: Nanofabrication and Applications presents an overview of the electrospinning technique, nanofabrication strategies and potential applications. The book begins with an introduction to the fundamentals of electrospinning, discussing fundamental principles of the electrospinning process, controlling parameters, materials and structures. Nanofabrication strategies, including coaxial electrospinning, multi-needle electrospinning, needleless electrospinning, electro-netting, near-field electrospinning, and three-dimensional macrostructure assembling are also covered. Final sections explore the applications of electrospun nanofibers in different fields and future prospects. This is a valuable reference for engineers and materials scientist working with fibrous materials and textiles, as well as researchers in the areas of nanotechnology, electrospinning, nanofibers and textiles. Explores controllable fabrication of electrospun nanomaterials and their multifunctional applications Explains the electrospinning technique as used in nanofabrication and nanofibers Outlines the applications of electrospun nanofibrous materials in tissue engineering, filtration, oil-water separation, water treatment, food technology, supercapacitors, sensors and so on

Electrofluidodynamic Technologies EFDTs for Biomaterials and Medical Devices

Electrofluidodynamic Technologies  EFDTs  for Biomaterials and Medical Devices
Author: Vincenzo Guarino,Luigi Ambrosio
Publsiher: Woodhead Publishing
Total Pages: 426
Release: 2018-01-21
ISBN: 0081017464
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Electrofluidodynamic Technologies EFDTs for Biomaterials and Medical Devices Book Excerpt:

Electrofluidodynamic Technologies (EFDTs) for Biomaterials and Medical Devices: Principles and Advances focuses on the fundamentals of EFDTs - namely electrospinning, electrospraying and electrodynamic atomization - to develop active platforms made of synthetic or natural polymers for use in tissue engineering, restoration and therapeutic treatments. The first part of this book deals with main technological aspects of EFDTs, such as basic technologies and the role of process parameters. The second part addresses applications of EFDTs in biomedical fields, with chapters on their application in tissue engineering, molecular delivery and implantable devices. This book is a valuable resource for materials scientists, biomedical engineers and clinicians alike. Presents a complete picture of Electrofluidodynamic technologies and their use in biomedicine Provides a comprehensive, professional reference on the subject, covering materials processing, fabrication and the use of novel devices for tissue engineering and therapeutics Focuses on technological advances, with an emphasis on studies and clinical trials

Concise Encyclopedia of Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials

Concise Encyclopedia of Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials
Author: Munmaya Mishra
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 1800
Release: 2017-08-16
ISBN: 1351653032
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Concise Encyclopedia of Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials Book Excerpt:

The Concise Encyclopedia of Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials presents new and selected content from the 11-volume Biomedical Polymers and Polymeric Biomaterials Encyclopedia. The carefully culled content includes groundbreaking work from the earlier published work as well as exclusive online material added since its publication in print. A diverse and global team of renowned scientists provide cutting edge information concerning polymers and polymeric biomaterials. Acknowledging the evolving nature of the field, the encyclopedia also features newly added content in areas such as tissue engineering, tissue repair and reconstruction, and biomimetic materials.

Comprehensive Biomaterials II

Comprehensive Biomaterials II
Author: Kevin Healy,Dietmar W. Hutmacher,David W. Grainger,C. James Kirkpatrick
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 4858
Release: 2017-05-18
ISBN: 0081006926
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Comprehensive Biomaterials II Book Excerpt:

Comprehensive Biomaterials II, Second Edition brings together the myriad facets of biomaterials into one expertly-written series of edited volumes. Articles address the current status of nearly all biomaterials in the field, their strengths and weaknesses, their future prospects, appropriate analytical methods and testing, device applications and performance, emerging candidate materials as competitors and disruptive technologies, research and development, regulatory management, commercial aspects, and applications, including medical applications. Detailed coverage is given to both new and emerging areas and the latest research in more traditional areas of the field. Particular attention is given to those areas in which major recent developments have taken place. This new edition, with 75% new or updated articles, will provide biomedical scientists in industry, government, academia, and research organizations with an accurate perspective on the field in a manner that is both accessible and thorough. Reviews the current status of nearly all biomaterials in the field by analyzing their strengths and weaknesses, performance, and future prospects Covers all significant emerging technologies in areas such as 3D printing of tissues, organs and scaffolds, cell encapsulation; multimodal delivery, cancer/vaccine - biomaterial applications, neural interface understanding, materials used for in situ imaging, and infection prevention and treatment Effectively describes the many modern aspects of biomaterials from basic science, to clinical applications

Electrospun Nanofibers from Bioresources for High Performance Applications

Electrospun Nanofibers from Bioresources for High Performance Applications
Author: Praveen K.M.,Rony Thomas Murickan,Jobin Joy,Hanna J. Maria,Jozef T. Haponiuk,Sabu Thomas
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 287
Release: 2022-10-03
ISBN: 1000613321
Category: Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Electrospun Nanofibers from Bioresources for High Performance Applications Book Excerpt:

Nanofibers are possible solutions for a wide spectrum of research and commercial applications and utilizing inexpensive bio-renewable and agro waste materials to produce nanofibers can lower manufacturing cost via electrospinning. This book explains synthesis of green, biodegradable, and environmentally friendly nanofibers from bioresources, their mechanical and morphological characteristics along with their applications across varied areas. It gives an elaborate idea on conductive polymers for tissue engineering application as well. Features: Provides insight about electrospun nanofibers from green, biodegradable and environmentally friendly bio resources. Reviews surface characterization of electrospun fibers. Covers diversified applications such as cancer treatment, COVID-19 solutions, food packaging applications, textile materials, and flexible electronic devices. Describes the combined use of 3D printing and electrospinning for tissue engineering scaffolds. Includes Melt electrospinning technique and its advantages over Solution electrospinning This book aims at Researchers and Graduate Students in Material Science and Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering.

Nano size Polymers

Nano size Polymers
Author: Stoyko Fakirov
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 399
Release: 2016-09-01
ISBN: 331939715X
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nano size Polymers Book Excerpt:

This book details all current techniques for converting bulk polymers into nano-size materials. The authors highlight various physical and chemical approaches for preparation of nano-size polymers. They describe the properties of these materials and their extensive potential commercial applications.

Smart Textiles

Smart Textiles
Author: Nazire D. Yilmaz
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 402
Release: 2018-11-13
ISBN: 111946031X
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Smart Textiles Book Excerpt:

Smart Textiles: Wearable Nanotechnology provides a comprehensive presentation of recent advancements in the area of smart nanotextiles giving specific importance to materials and production processes. Different materials, production routes, performance characteristics, application areas and functionalization mechanisms are covered. The book provides a guideline to students, researchers, academicians and technologists who seek novel solutions in the related area by including groundbreaking advancements in different aspects of the diverse smart nanotextiles fields. This ground-breaking book is expected to spark an inspiration to allow future progress in smart nanotextiles research. The diversity of the topics, as well as the expert subject-matter contributors from all over the world representing various disciplines, ensure comprehensiveness and a broad understanding of smart nanotextiles.

Electrospun Nanofibers

Electrospun Nanofibers
Author: Mehdi Afshari
Publsiher: Woodhead Publishing
Total Pages: 648
Release: 2016-09-13
ISBN: 0081009119
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Electrospun Nanofibers Book Excerpt:

Electrospun Nanofibers covers advances in the electrospinning process including characterization, testing and modeling of electrospun nanofibers, and electrospinning for particular fiber types and applications. Electrospun Nanofibers offers systematic and comprehensive coverage for academic researchers, industry professionals, and postgraduate students working in the field of fiber science. Electrospinning is the most commercially successful process for the production of nanofibers and rising demand is driving research and development in this field. Rapid progress is being made both in terms of the electrospinning process and in the production of nanofibers with superior chemical and physical properties. Electrospinning is becoming more efficient and more specialized in order to produce particular fiber types such as bicomponent and composite fibers, patterned and 3D nanofibers, carbon nanofibers and nanotubes, and nanofibers derived from chitosan. Provides systematic and comprehensive coverage of the manufacture, properties, and applications of nanofibers Covers recent developments in nanofibers materials including electrospinning of bicomponent, chitosan, carbon, and conductive fibers Brings together expertise from academia and industry to provide comprehensive, up-to-date information on nanofiber research and development Offers systematic and comprehensive coverage for academic researchers, industry professionals, and postgraduate students working in the field of fiber science

Electrospun Materials and Their Allied Applications

Electrospun Materials and Their Allied Applications
Author: Inamuddin,Rajender Boddula,Mohd Imran Ahamed,Abdullah M. Asiri
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 544
Release: 2020-05-27
ISBN: 1119654866
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Electrospun Materials and Their Allied Applications Book Excerpt:

The aim of this book is to explore the history, fundamentals, manufacturing processes, optimization parameters, and applications of electrospun materials. The book includes various types of electrospun materials such as antimicrobial, smart, bioinspired systems. It focuses on the many application areas for electrospun materials such as energy storage and harvesting, catalysis, biomedical including gene delivery and tissue engineering, separation, adsorption and water treatment technologies, packaging. The book emphasizes the enhanced sustainable properties of electrospun materials, with the challenges and future developments being discussed in detail. The chapters are written by top-class researchers and experts from throughout the world.

Fibres to Smart Textiles

Fibres to Smart Textiles
Author: Asis Patnaik,Sweta Patnaik
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 390
Release: 2019-08-08
ISBN: 042982193X
Category: Technology & Engineering
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Fibres to Smart Textiles Book Excerpt:

Fibres to Smart Textiles: Advances in Manufacturing, Technologies, and Applications offers comprehensive coverage of the fundamentals and advances in the textile and clothing manufacturing sectors. It describes the basics of fibres, yarns, and fabrics and their end use in the latest developments and applications in the field and addresses environmental impacts from textile processes and how to minimize them. This book serves as a single comprehensive source discussing textile fibres, yarn formation, filament formation techniques, woven fabric formation, knitting technologies, nonwoven manufacturing technologies, braiding technologies, and dyeing, printing, and finishing processes. Testing of textile materials, environmental impacts of textile processes and use of CAD and CAM in designing textile products are also included. The book also discusses applications including textile composites and biocomposites, technical textiles, smart textiles, and nanotextiles. With chapters authored by textile experts, this practical book offers guidance to professionals in textile and clothing manufacturing and shows how to avoid potential pitfalls in product development.