Synthesis of Carbon Dots from Kitchen Waste
“Turn kitchen waste into something valuable”
The workshop promotes sustainable practices by teaching participants how to repurpose kitchen waste to create something valuable, participants will have a greater understanding of the potential of carbon dots and how they can be utilized in various fields. They will also have the skills and knowledge to create their own carbon dots, making a positive impact towards a more sustainable future.
Aim: The aim of this workshop is to teach participants how to create carbon dots from kitchen waste, promoting sustainable and innovative waste reduction solutions.
- To provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of carbon quantum dots and their applications in various fields.
- To teach participants the step-by-step process of synthesizing carbon quantum dots from kitchen waste and other readily available materials.
- To equip participants with the knowledge and skills to control the size, shape, and properties of carbon quantum dots during synthesis.
- To enable participants to integrate carbon quantum dots into their own projects and research.
- To foster a collaborative learning environment where participants can exchange ideas and best practices for carbon quantum dot synthesis and applications.
What you will learn?
- What is a carbon dot
- Introduction to carbon nanomaterials
- Synthesis of carbon nanoparticles (CNP) in the kitchen
- Scaling up synthesis
- Sensing of common organic solvents using CNP
- Carbon nanoparticles as bio stimulant in agriculture
- Antimicrobial properties of CNP
Intended For : Students, Graduates, Post Graduates, Research Scholars, Academicians
Career Supporting Skills
- Gain an in-depth understanding of the theory behind carbon quantum dots and their properties.
- Learn how to synthesize carbon quantum dots from kitchen waste and other inexpensive sources.
- Develop practical skills in characterizing and analyzing carbon quantum dots using various techniques.
- Gain insights into the various applications of carbon quantum dots in fields such as medicine, electronics, and energy.
- Interact with experts and peers in the field of carbon quantum dots and network with potential collaborators.