American Journal of Nano Research and Applications

Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2023

  • Utilization of Algae for the Green Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles and Their Applications

    Sanjay Singh, Preeti Maurya, Khushaboo Soni

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 1-9
    Received: 4 February 2023
    Accepted: 27 February 2023
    Published: 9 March 2023
    Abstract: This study aims to provide an overview of silver nanoparticles and their applications. Among the many applications for nanoparticles, nanoparticle synthesis is a particularly appealing research issue. Silver nanoparticle synthesis is an emerging field due to its wide applications in different fields. Silver nanoparticles are manufactured using a va... Show More
  • Anti-Bacterial Activities of Green Synthesized ZnO and CuO Nanoparticles from Leaf Extracts of Warburgia ugandensis

    Lemeitaron Njenga, Kiplagat Ayabei, Teresa Akenga, Zipporah Onyambu, Jackson Kiptoo, Martin Onani

    Issue: Volume 11, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 10-18
    Received: 7 July 2023
    Accepted: 22 July 2023
    Published: 31 July 2023
    Abstract: This work reports for the first time the green synthesis of zinc oxide nanoparticles (ZnO NPs) and copper oxide nanoparticles (CuO NPs) using leaf extracts of Warburgia ugandensis as encapsulating, stabilizing, and reducing agent. The green method of synthesis proved easy and less costly. The methanolic extracts contained various secondary metaboli... Show More