Silver Nanoparticles: Synthesis, Properties, and Applications
Nowadays nanotechnology is an enabling technology, developing incessantly in a vast manner procuring an exalting position in current rising research field in modern materials science. Prodigious interest on metal nanoparticles is expeditiously increasing in various fields. In particular, silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) are gaining predominant interest in present tremendous research due to their exquisite fascinating spectrum of physical and chemical properties such as structural, optical, electrical and antimicrobial along with their significant potential activity in a very wide range of applications. The present book emphasizes the feasibility of AgNPs synthesis through both chemical and green routes. This book is mainly focused on the optimization of physical and chemical properties of AgNPs and exploring their antimicrobial properties for usage in futuristic biological applications in medical field.
synthesis of silver nanoparticles and ..
The diverse applications of silver nanoparticles is due to their characteristic properties of magnetic and optical polarization, catalysis, electrical conductivity, antimicrobial properties, DNA sequencing and surface-enhanced Raman scattering 
1. Phyto assisted synthesis of silver nanoparticles: Usage of plants for the synthesis of silver nanoparticles is gaining importance to reduce the toxic effects caused due to physical and chemical agents used for their synthesis [-]