First Report on Butea monosperma Flower Extract Based Nickel Nanoparticles Green Synthesis and Characterization

Authors(3) :-Ujwala S. Tayade, Amulrao U. Borse, Jyotsna S. Meshram

Herein we study the Butea monosperma for the preparation of nickel nanoparticles. The plant extraction carried out in aqueous medium and screening for exact phytochemicals present in it. The nickel nanoparticles were prepared in one step in simple, cheap and less time consuming manner. The nickel nanoparticles are important for their semiconductor properties. We, therefore, study its optical properties by using tauc plot method. This also proves that confirmation of nanoparticles synthesized. The increase in band gap value indicates that decrease in particle size i.e. nanoparticle synthesis. The plant extract is useful in various fields such as medicines, dyes, and pesticides. Here the report of plant extracts as a reducing agent in nanoparticle synthesis. The nanoparticles synthesis were confirmed by various characterizations techniques such as Ultra violet -Visible spectrometer (UV), Fourier transform-Infrared spectrometer (FT-IR), X-ray diffraction (XRD), Scanning electron microscope (SEM) and calculating its band gap value which is 3.85 eV.

Authors and Affiliations

Ujwala S. Tayade
School of Chemical Sciences, Chemistry, University North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India
Amulrao U. Borse
School of Chemical Sciences, Chemistry, University North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India
Jyotsna S. Meshram
Department of Chemistry, Chemistry, Rashtrasant TukadojiMaharaj University, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India

Nickel Nanoparticles; Butea Monosperma; Phytochemicals Screening; Semiconductor; Band Gap

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 4 | Issue 3 | January-February 2018
Date of Publication : 2018-01-22
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 43-49
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET184312
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

Cite This Article :

Ujwala S. Tayade, Amulrao U. Borse, Jyotsna S. Meshram, " First Report on Butea monosperma Flower Extract Based Nickel Nanoparticles Green Synthesis and Characterization, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 4, Issue 3, pp.43-49, January-February.2018
URL : http://ijsrset.com/IJSRSET184312

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