Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Graphene and Its Derivatives

Synthesis and Applications

Edited by Ishaq Ahmad

National Center for Physics


Fabian Ezema

University of Nigeria

Graphene and its derivatives are potential nanomaterials currently being widely investigated for diverse applications due to its exceptional mechanical, electrical, physical, and chemical properties. Examples of the applications include drug delivery, shape memory polymers, gene delivery, biosensor, tissue engineering, flexible electronic devices, antibacterial composites, photovoltaic devices, and physical sensors. Its excellent properties can be used to develop smart nanomaterials with enhanced properties for various advanced applications. There is no doubt that graphene-based nanomaterials are helping to develop next generation technologies with enhancing properties to change people's lifestyles. This book provides an overview of recent research and development of synthesis of graphene and its applications.

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Graphene and Its DerivativesSynthesis and ApplicationsEdited by Ishaq Ahmad

Published: November 27th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.73354

ISBN: 978-1-83962-882-5

Print ISBN: 978-1-83962-881-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-883-2

Copyright year: 2019

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3376 Total Chapter Downloads

3 Crossref Citations

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1. Introductory Chapter: Graphene and Its Applications

By Raphael Mmaduka Obodo, Ishaq Ahmad and Fabian Ifeanyichukwu Ezema


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2. Water Remediation by G-/GO-Based Photocatalysts

By Humaira Seema


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3. Enhancing Liquid Phase Exfoliation of Graphene in Organic Solvents with Additives

By Randhir Singh Bhoria


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4. Graphene-Based Heterogeneous Electrodes for Energy Storage

By Ning Wang, Haixu Wang, Guang Yang, Rong Sun and Ching-Ping Wong


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5. Graphene Acoustic Devices

By He Tian, Guang-Yang Gou, Fan Wu, Lu-Qi Tao, Yi Yang and Tian-Ling Ren


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