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Nanofiber Research

Reaching New Heights

Edited by Mohammed Rahman

King Abdulaziz University

Co-editor:

Abdullah Mohammed Asiri

King Abdul Aziz University

This book titled Nanofiber Research - Reaching New Heights contains a number of latest research results on growth and developments on material fibers in nanoscale. It is a promising novel research area that has received a lot of interest in recent years. This book includes interesting reports on cutting-edge science and technology related to synthesis, morphology, control, self-assembly and prospective application of nanofibers. I hope that the book will lead to systematization of nanofiber science, creation of new nanofiber research field and further promotion of nanofiber technology. This potentially unique work offers various approaches on the implementation of nanofibers. As it is widely known, nanotechnology presents the control of matter at the nanoscale and nano-dimensions within few nanometers, whereas this exclusive phenomenon enables us to regulate and control novel applications with nanofibers. This book presents an overview of recent and current nanofibers fundamental, significant applications and implementation research worldwide. It examined the methods of nanofiber synthesis, types of fibers used and potential applications associated with nanofiber researches. It is an important booklet for research organizations, governmental research centers, academic libraries and R&D affianced in recent research and development of nanofibers.

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Nanofiber ResearchReaching New HeightsEdited by Mohammed Rahman

Published: October 19th 2016

DOI: 10.5772/61952

ISBN: 978-953-51-2529-7

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2528-0

Copyright year: 2016

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10369 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

11 Dimensions Citations

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1. Introductory Chapter: Overview of Nanofibers

By Mohammed Muzibur Rahman

976

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2. Nanofibers

By Tayebeh Behzad and Mobina Ahmadi

1063

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3. Nanofibrous Scaffolds as Promising Cell Carriers for Tissue Engineering

By Lucie Bacakova, Marketa Bacakova, Julia Pajorova, Radmila Kudlackova, Lubica Stankova, Elena Filova, Jana Musilkova, Stepan Potocky and Alexander Kromka

928

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4. Tailoring of Architecture and Intrinsic Structure of Electrospun Nanofibers by Process Parameters for Tissue Engineering Applications

By Dorota Kołbuk

747

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5. Electrospinning and Electrospraying Techniques for Designing Antimicrobial Polymeric Biocomposite Mats

By Heriberto Rodríguez-Tobías, Graciela Morales and Daniel Grande

1008

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6. Novel Natural Polymer/Medicinal Plant Extract Electrospun Nanofiber for Cosmeceutical Application

By Jeong Hyun Yeum, Sung Min Park, Seong Baek Yang, Yeasmin Sabina, Young Hun Kim and Jae Cheon Shin

903

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7. Nanofibers in Cosmetics

By Fulya Yilmaz, Gizem Celep and Gamze Tetik

1445

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8. Synthesis and Characteristics of Carbon Nanofibers/Silicon Composites and Application to Anode Materials of Li Secondary Batteries

By Chang-Seop Lee and Yura Hyun

853

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9. Electrospun Metal Oxide Nanofibers and Their Energy Applications

By Yingjie Liao, Takeshi Fukuda and Suxiao Wang

810

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10. Syntheses and Applications of Titanium Compound Nanofiber Thin Films

By Mitsunori Yada

802

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11. Control of Hierarchical Structure of Crystalline Nanofibers Based on the Cooperative Phenomena of Functional Molecular Group as the Target of Expression of New Physical Properties: Creation of Molecular Conductors and Enhancement of Thixotropic Ability

By Manami Iizuka, Rie Yamato and Atsuhiro Fujimori

834

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