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  • 342pp. Published February 2019
  • Scientific Research Publishing
  • Category: Chemistry & Materials Science
  • ISBN: 978-1-61896-689-6
  • (Hardcover) USD 109.00
  • ISBN: 978-1-61896-689-6
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Advances in Nanocellulose
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Nanocellulose is a term referring to nano-structured cellulose. This may be either cellulose nanocrystal (CNC or NCC), cellulose nanofibers (CNF) also called microfibrillated cellulose (MFC), or bacterial nanocellulose, which refers to nano-structured cellulose produced by bacteria. It can also be obtained from native fibers by an acid hydrolysis, giving rise to highly crystalline and rigid nanoparticles which are shorter (100s to 1000 nanometers) than the nanofibrils obtained through homogenization, microfluiodization or grinding routes. The resulting material is known as cellulose nanocrystal (CNC).

In the present book, sixteen typical literatures about Nanocellulose published on international authoritative journals were selected to introduce the worldwide newest progress, which contains reviews or original researches on cellulose nanocrystal, nanoengineering cellulose nanofibers, microfibrillated cellulose, bacterial nanocellulose, etc. We hope this book can demonstrate advances in nanocellulose as well as give references to the researchers, students and other related people.

Components of the Book:
  • Chapter 1
    Sulfonated nanocellulose beads as potential immunosorbents
  • Chapter 2
    Barrier and mechanical properties of plasticized and cross-linked nanocellulose coatings for paper packaging applications
  • Chapter 3
    Rheological properties of nanocellulose suspensions: effects of fibril/particle dimensions and surface characteristics
  • Chapter 4
    Phosphorylated nanocellulose papers for copper adsorption from aqueous solutions
  • Chapter 5
    Nanocellulosic fillers for waterborne wood coatings: reinforcement effect on free-standing coating films
  • Chapter 6
    Direct sulfation of cellulose fibers using a reactive deep eutectic solvent to produce highly charged cellulose nanofibers
  • Chapter 7
    Composites with surface-grafted cellulose nanocrystals (CNC)
  • Chapter 8
    Thermosensitive supramolecular and colloidal hydrogels via self-assembly modulated by hydrophobized cellulose nanocrystals
  • Chapter 9
    All cellulose electrospun water purification membranes nanotextured using cellulose nanocrystals
  • Chapter 10
    Surface treatment of cellulose nanocrystals (CNC): effects on dispersion rheology
  • Chapter 11
    Thermal and mechanical properties of chitosan nanocomposites with cellulose modified in ionic liquids
  • Chapter 12
    Nanocarbon powder for latent fingermark development: a green chemistry approach
  • Chapter 13
    Preparation and evaluation of high-lignin content cellulose nanofibrils from eucalyptus pulp
  • Chapter 14
    Toughening mechanisms in cellulose nanopaper: the contribution of amorphous regions
  • Chapter 15
    Internalization of (bis) phosphonate-modified cellulose nanocrystals by human osteoblast cells
  • Chapter 16
    Towards optimised size distribution in commercial microfibrillated cellulose: a fractionation approach
Readership: Students, academics teachers and other people attending or interested in nanocellulose
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