Advanced materials

 

Advanced materials

Transforming Polycotton Textile Waste into New Bicomponent Fibers: An Investigative Study
10/07/2024 - This study aimed to develop an innovative recycling method for end?of?life polycotton textiles, eliminating the need for component separation. The use of 1?ethyl?3?methylimidazolium acetate...
Physics-informed machine learning algorithms for forecasting sediment yield: an analysis of physical consistency, sensitivity, and interpretability
11/07/2024 - The sediment transport, involving the movement of the bedload and suspended sediment in the basins, is a critical environmental concern that worsens water scarcity and leads to degradation of land...
Investigation of the efficacy of Zn/Ce–CuO nanoparticles for enhanced photocatalytic, antibacterial, and antioxidant activities
11/07/2024 - The world is dealing with unprecedented environmental challenges, leading to a growing urgency to limit environmental damage. So, this study focuses on the synthesis of pure CuO, Zn, Ce, and Zn/Ce...
New Synthetic Non-toxic Mono-azo Acid Dyes with Prominent Antibacterial Properties for Potential Application on Polyamide Fabrics
11/07/2024 - In pursuit of improving dyeability and incorporating antimicrobial attributes into polyamide fabric, a series of mono-azo acid dyes (SN1–SN5) were synthesized. Sulfathiazole was...
Sliding Memristor in Parallel?Stacked Hexagonal Boron Nitride
07/07/2024 - A new type memristor called “sliding memristor” based on graphene/parallel?stacked hexagonal boron nitride/graphene tunneling device is fabricated with tunable memristive windows and switchable...
Biomimetic Mechanical Robust Cement?Resin Composites with Machine Learning?Assisted Gradient Hierarchical Structures
07/07/2024 - A scalable bottom?up approach is proposed to fabricate a novel biomimetic cement?resin composite with gradient hierarchical structure, the toughness and impact resistance of such composite...
Organic Cations Texture Zinc Metal Anodes for Deep Cycling Aqueous Zinc Batteries
05/07/2024 - The imidazolium?based cations featuring oriented adsorption on the Zn?(002) plane enable the non?epitaxial electrodeposition fabrication of (002)?textured Zn metal electrodes. Moreover, the...
New Engineering Science Insights into the Electrode Materials Pairing of Electrochemical Energy Storage Devices
05/07/2024 - This work reports how combining experiments and machine learning provides a new, practical approach to pairing the two electrodes in an electrochemical energy storage device for optimal cell?level...
Effect of intra?build design parameters on the fracture toughness properties of Electron Beam Melted Ti6Al4V
04/07/2024 - Metal additive manufacturing technologies provide new opportunities for manufacturing complex components. However, the limited data on fracture behavior are delaying adoption in safe?critical...
Laccase-Catalyzed the Polymerization of Portulaca Oleracea L. Extract as a Precursor for Ecological Dyeing of Pure Cotton Fabric
06/07/2024 - The integration of natural dyes and biomass-based dyeing auxiliaries holds huge potential to address the environmental sustainability challenges, which the textile industry encounters. This...
Effects of molecular interactions on the release of small molecules from silicone rubber
07/07/2024 - Review of Bioactive Wax Emulsified FilmsAbstractPlastic packaging materials have caused significant environmental issues because they are nonrenewable and nonbiodegradable. Wax?emulsified films from...
Boronic Acid?Rich Lanthanide Metal?Organic Frameworks Enable Deep Proteomics with Ultratrace Biological Samples
03/07/2024 - Proteomic coverage is constrained due to complex pretreatments. A hybrid of four boronic acid?rich lanthanide metal?organic frameworks (MOFs) with high protein affinity to capture proteins in...
Operando Colorations from Real?Time Growth of 3D?Printed Nanoarchitectures
03/07/2024 - Considering that most colors fade with time, this work develops an additive approach to diversify colors over time. This color enrichment is realized by operando observation and measurement of the...
Self?Reinforced MOF?Based Nanogel Alleviates Osteoarthritis by Long?Acting Drug Release
03/07/2024 - A biomimetic nanogel, KZIF@HA, formed through hydrogen?bonding interactions between surface?modified Zeolitic imidazolate frameworks?8 (ZIF?8) and hyaluronic acid is developed. The nanogel exhibits...
An efficient cre?based workflow for genomic integration and expression of large biosynthetic pathways in Eubacterium limosum
02/07/2024 - Acetogenic Clostridia are obligate anaerobes that have emerged as promising microbes for the renewable production of biochemicals owing to their ability to efficiently metabolize sustainable...
In situ nitrogen-doped graphene-TiO2 nano-hybrid as an efficient photocatalyst for pollutant degradation
04/07/2024 - To solve environmental-related issues (wastewater remediation, energy conservation and air purification) caused by rapid urbanization and industrialization, synthesis of novel and modified...
The Role of Natural Fiber Reinforcement in Thermoplastic Elastomers Biocomposites
04/07/2024 - Thermoplastic elastomers (TPEs) have emerged as versatile materials with unique properties, allowing for easy processing and recyclability. This study explores TPE composites reinforced with...
Hofmeister Effects in Supramolecular Chemistry for Anion?Modulation to Stabilize Zn Anode
30/06/2024 - The modulation of anions in aqueous Zn?ion batteries (AZIBs) is reported, showing that the right?side anions in the Hofmeister series that have strong interactions with ??cyclodextrin (??CD) can...
Reinforcement learning based temperature control of a fermentation bioreactor for ethanol production
27/06/2024 - Ethanol production is a significant industrial bioprocess for energy. The primary objective of this study is to control the process reactor temperature to get the desired product, that is, ethanol....
Exploring the Therapeutic Potential of Terpenoids for Depression and Anxiety
27/06/2024 - This review focus on the terpenoids as potential therapeutic agents for depression and anxiety disorders, which naturally found in a variety of plants and exhibit a wide range of biological...
Synthesis of sub?micron sized SiC particles with high defect density by using polytetrafluoroethylene as an additive
28/06/2024 - A new preparation process for silicon carbide (SiC) powder is developed. In the Si–(C) –PTFE–Ar system, the grain size and morphology of the product 3C–SiC were controlled by adding a carbon...