639 Environmental Applications of Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials I

Thursday, November 17, 2016: 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Golden Gate 8 (Hilton San Francisco Union Square)
This session will have an emphasis on the environmental applications of nanoscience and nanotechnology including air quality, water quality, green chemistry, and green engineering.

Environmental Aspects, Applications, and Implications of Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology
Environmental Division (09), Nanoscale Science and Engineering Forum (22), Nanomaterials for Applications in Energy and Biology (T5)

Larry Erickson
Email: lerick@ksu.edu

Placidus B. Amama
Email: pamama@ksu.edu

Tapas K. Das
Email: tdas@uwsp.edu

- indicates paper has an Extended Abstract file available on the online proceeding.

8:30 AM
(639a) Microwell Arrays for Screening Interactions Between Root-Associated Microbes
Ryan Hansen, Logan McGinley, Andrea Timm, Collin M. Timm, Mitchel J Doktycz and Scott T. Retterer
File available
8:48 AM

9:06 AM
(639c) UV-Assisted Synthesis of Carbon Nanotube-TiO2 Nanocomposites for Enhanced Photocatalytic Air Purification
Haider Almkhelfe, Patrick O'Connor, Montgomery Baker-Fales, Xu Li and Placidus B. Amama

9:42 AM
(639e) Influence of Silica-Based Nanoparticles Embedded in Sand Bed Filtration for Cleaning-up Industrial Wastewater
Afif Hethnawi, Nashaat N. Nassar, Marwan Shamel, Gerardo Vitale, Amjad El-Qanni and Suraj Gurung

10:00 AM

10:36 AM
(639h) Metal Organic Framework Derived Nanoporous Carbon  As a Novel Adsorbent for Water Treatment
Zahra Abbasi, Ezzatollah Shamsaei, Soo Kwan Leong, Bradley Ladewig, Xiwang Zhang and Huanting Wang