Original Research Paper
Synthesis and characterization of Sn-doped TiO2 nanoparticles and the evaluation of their Photocatalytic performance under Vis-lights

Hassanali Rasouli; Faezeh Jafarpisheh; Mohammad Ghorbanpour

Volume 7, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 344-350


  Dyes are produced as water pollutants in the textile, plastic, and dye industries. Many efforts have been made to remove dyes from industrial wastewater. In this area, Photocatalytic performance under Vis-lights is a useful and effective method. In this study, a series of highly efficient Sn-doped TiO2 ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
The influence of Cu doped ZrO2 catalyst for the modification of the rate of a photoreaction and forming microorganism resistance

Jeba R; Radhika S; Padma C M; Ascar Davix X

Volume 7, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 351-362


  Pure and copper-doped Zirconium oxide nanoparticles were synthesized using a co-precipitation process and investigated the effect of doping on photocatalytic and anti-microbial activities. The prepared samples are pure tetragonal phase, as shown by the X-ray diffraction pattern, and the crystallite size ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Green Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles using Litsea glutinosa L. Leaves and Stem Extracts and their Antibacterial Efficacy

P. Koteswara Rao; B Vikram Babu; A. Rama Krishna; M. Sushma Reddi; B. Sathish Mohan; K. Anjani Devi; U. Susmitha; T. Raghava Rao

Volume 7, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 363-369


  The present study explores the green approach for the preparation of silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) through the reduction of silver nitrate by the cell-free stem and leaf aqueous extracts of Litsea glutinosa (L.glutinosa) and its potential antibacterial activity. The analytical instruments include scanning ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Selective determination of mercury (II) in coastal water using bio- functionalized gold nanoparticles

Kanchanmala Deshpande; Anju Thekkedath

Volume 7, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 370-379


  The key to simple and rapid detection of a large volume of samples lies in the hands of solution-based nanomaterial sensors. Quantification of mercury in the river and coastal water is analytically challenging due to the potential interference of the matrix. In this endeavor, lysine-capped gold nanoparticles ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Melissa officinalis extraction with nanoencapsulation By chitosan as an ecofriendly compound

leila Ardestani; Morteza Hosseini; Mohsen Jahanshahi; Alireza Amiri

Volume 7, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 380-388


  The bioactive compounds in extracts are prone to degradation by oxidation, heat, or light. Nanoencapsulation is one of the best techniques to keep the properties of these chemical compounds. The aim of this study was the extraction of Melissa officinalis (MO) and nanoencapsulation of the extract via ...  Read More

Review Paper
Antimicrobial and Environmental Applications of Inorganic Nanoparticles Synthesised from Plants

K Sahithya; T Mouli; PR Devika; CK Harshitha

Volume 7, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 389-406


  Nanoscale materials are widely used in many fields including medicine, engineering, and the environment that focuses on the synthesis of nano dimensional particles is a timely topic. Nanomaterials synthesized by chemical approaches have intended effects on the environment and human health. In response ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Scrutinizing The Applications Of Mangrove Actinomycetes Mediated Biosynthesized Copper Nanoparticles

Ravindra Ashok Sharma; Prajakta Kashinath Jagtap

Volume 7, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 407-427


  Recently, there has been an increase in research interest in metal nanoparticles and their synthesis because of their various applications in different industrial areas. The current study deals with the Actinomycetes-mediated synthesis of copper nanoparticles (CuNPs) isolated from mangrove soil and to ...  Read More

Original Research Paper
Hard water treatment with synthesized carbon nanoparticles of Phyllanthus emblica

Latha Vatchalan

Volume 7, Issue 4 , December 2022, Pages 428-437


  Water is, indisputably, the most vital component of life on earth. Water is a life elixir and its hardness is defined by the high concentration of magnesium, calcium, lead, chromium, iron, and mercury. The hardness of water limits its domestic and industrial usage severely. Therefore it is essential ...  Read More