Biomass-Derived Nanocomposites

A special issue of Nanomaterials (ISSN 2079-4991). This special issue belongs to the section "Nanocomposite Materials".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 10 March 2024 | Viewed by 115

Special Issue Editor

Dr. Liheng Chen
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Guest Editor
School of Chemical Engineering and Light Industry, Guangdong University of Technology, Guangzhou 510006, China
Interests: lignin nanoparticles; nanocellulose; lignin molecular simulation; green chemistry; biomass-based nanocarriers

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

Biomass-Derived Nanocomposites are a class of innovative materials that merge the advantages of renewable biomass resources with the unique properties of nanoscale components. These nanocomposites hold immense promise for a wide range of applications across diverse industries due to their exceptional mechanical, thermal, and electrical properties. By incorporating nanomaterials into biomass-derived matrices, researchers aim to enhance the overall performance and functionality of the resulting composites. Moreover, utilizing renewable biomass sources contributes to sustainable and eco-friendly alternatives in material development. Researchers are diligently working to optimize fabrication processes to achieve tailored properties that align with specific application requirements. Through comprehensive studies and analyses, these innovative nanocomposites are anticipated to play an integral role in shaping future sustainable technologies, offering solutions to pressing challenges in a wide range of industries and applications.

The scope of present Special Issue, Biomass-Derived Nanocomposites, of Nanomaterials encompasses various research areas, including nanotechnology, materials science, chemistry, and engineering. Key focuses involve the synthesis and characterization of these nanocomposites, understanding the interactions between biomass-derived components and nanoparticles, and exploring their application potential in fields such as biomedicine, environmental remediation, energy storage, and structural materials.

Dr. Liheng Chen
Guest Editor

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  • biomass
  • nanocellulose
  • lignin nanoparticles
  • nanocomposites
  • sustainable materials
  • materials science
  • biomedicine
  • environmental remediation
  • energy storage

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