Nanomaterials in Bangladesh
Nanotechnology and nanomaterials have been gaining attention in various industries in Bangladesh. One such industry is textiles, where nanomaterials are being used to produce high-performance fabrics with enhanced properties such as water and stain resistance, UV protection, and antimicrobial properties.
Nanomaterials are also being explored for their potential applications in agriculture. Researchers at various institutions have been studying the use of nanomaterials to improve crop yields, control pests and diseases, and reduce environmental pollution from agrochemicals.
The medical industry is another sector in Bangladesh where nanomaterials are being researched and applied. Scientists are exploring the use of nanoparticles for drug delivery and diagnostic purposes. For instance, nanocarriers can be used to transport drugs to specific targets in the body and improve their efficacy while minimizing side effects.
Overall, nanomaterials have shown great potential for various industries in Bangladesh, and ongoing research and development efforts are expected to yield more innovative applications in the future.
Some recent developments on the usage of nanomaterials and
nanotechnology in Bangladesh:
- "Nanotechnology to boost Bangladesh's economic growth" - The Financial Express: https://thefinancialexpress.com.bd/views/nanotechnology-to-boost-bangladeshs-economic-growth-1559629577
- "Bangladesh to introduce nanotechnology in energy, medicine and agriculture" - The Business Standard: https://tbsnews.net/sci-tech/bangladesh-introduce-nanotechnology-energy-medicine-and-agriculture-273918
- "Nanotechnology helps reduce dependence on expensive imported raw materials" - Dhaka Tribune: https://www.dhakatribune.com/business/2020/01/05/nanotechnology-helps-reduce-dependence-on-expensive-imported-raw-materials
- "Nanotechnology to ensure food safety in Bangladesh" - The Financial Express: https://thefinancialexpress.com.bd/trade/nanotechnology-to-ensure-food-safety-in-bangladesh-1632114976
- "Bangladesh bets on nanotechnology" - an article by the Asia Times that discusses how Bangladesh is utilizing nanotechnology in various industries, including textiles, healthcare, and agriculture: https://asiatimes.com/2019/11/bangladesh-bets-on-nanotechnology/
- "Nanotechnology to bring revolution in Bangladesh's textile industry" - an article by the Dhaka Tribune that discusses the use of nanotechnology in the textile industry in Bangladesh: https://www.dhakatribune.com/business/2019/08/08/nanotechnology-to-bring-revolution-in-bangladesh-s-textile-industry
- "Nanotechnology in Food Industry: Bangladesh Perspective" (2021) - This research paper explores the use of nanomaterials in food packaging, storage, and processing in Bangladesh. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/351351792_Nanotechnology_in_Food_Industry_Bangladesh_ Perspective
- "Applications of nanotechnology in water treatment: A review on current status and future prospects in Bangladesh" (2020) - This study discusses the potential of nanomaterials for water treatment applications in Bangladesh, including the removal of heavy metals and organic contaminants.https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2405452620316906
- "Nanotechnology-Based Approaches in Cancer Treatment: A Review on Current Status and Future Prospect in Bangladesh" (2021) - This research paper explores the potential of nanomaterials for cancer treatment in Bangladesh, including targeted drug delivery and imaging https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8479255/
- "Utilization of Nanotechnology in Construction Materials and Its Applicability in Bangladesh" (2018) - This paper examines the potential of nanomaterials in the construction industry in Bangladesh for enhancing the mechanical and thermal properties of materials.https://www.researchgate.net/publication/323158456_Utilization_of_Nanotechnology_in_ Construction_Materials_and_Its_Applicability_in_Bangladesh