Advanced materials

 

Advanced materials

Engineering Quantum Light Sources with Flat Optics
17/04/2024 - This review explores latest development of leveraging flat?optics to generate ultra?compact quantum light sources with improved efficiency and added functionalities. It highlights photon?pair sources...
Handedness?Inverted and Stimuli?Responsive Circularly Polarized Luminescent Nano/Micro?Materials through Pathway?Dependent Chiral Supramolecular Polymorphism
16/04/2024 - The precise manipulation of supramolecular polymorphs has been widely applied to control the morphologies and functions of self?assemblies, but is rarely utilized for the fabrication of circularly...
Enhancing the UV resistance and flame retardancy of epoxy resin composites with fluorescent carbon dots
15/04/2024 - The flexible piezoresistive tactile sensor (FPTS) preparation process. (a) Preparation of multiwalled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) solution. (b) Preparation of polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) solution. (c)...
Isocyanate?chitin modified microspheres for chiral drug separation in high performance liquid chromatography
16/04/2024 - Preparation process diagram of MWCNTs/PANI@MWCNTs/PAN fiber.AbstractWearable smart sensors have broad prospects in medical health and physical exercise. In this study, the core–shell conductive...
Preparation of silicon quantum dot–protein complex and application in antibacterial, antibiofilm, and bacterial cell imaging
15/04/2024 - Abstract Bacterial and biofilm infections pose great challenges to clinical treatments. This study reports the application of long-wavelength-emitting silicon quantum dots...
Heterojunctions of Mercury Selenide Quantum Dots and Halide Perovskites with High Lattice Matching and Their Photodetection Properties
18/04/2024 - Heterojunction semiconductors have been extensively applied in various optoelectronic devices due to their unique carrier transport characteristics. However, it is still a challenge to construct...
The Mechanism of Manipulating Chirality and Chiral Sensing Based on Chiral Plexcitons in a Strong-Coupling Regime
18/04/2024 - Manipulating plasmonic chirality has shown promising applications in nanophotonics, stereochemistry, chirality sensing, and biomedicine. However, to reconfigure plasmonic chirality, the strategy of...
Preparation and characterization of halloysite nanotube?silica/silicone rubber composites: Effect of HNTs on mechanical and thermal properties
16/04/2024 - Preparation of HNTs?SiO2/SR and its properties.A series of halloysite nanotube?silica (HNTs?SiO2) nanocomposite fillers were prepared by in?situ assembly, and a reinforced SiO2/SR composite was...
Preparation of efficient and eco?friendly solid polymer electrolyte based on anionic polyurethane dispersion, polyethylene oxide, and halloysite nanotube
17/04/2024 - Providing a new pathway for conducting lithium ions in the composition electrolyte by Halloysite nanotube for high?voltage lithium metal batteries.With the ever?increasing need for energy storage...
Ultimately Adaptive Fluid Interfacial Phospholipid Membranes Unveiled Unanticipated High Cellular Mechanical Work
13/04/2024 - Living cells actively interact biochemically and mechanically with the surrounding extracellular matrices (ECMs) and undergo dramatic morphological and dimensional transitions, concomitantly...
A Method for Preparing Surface Sub-Microstructures on Sapphire Surfaces Using Femtosecond Laser Processing Technology
14/04/2024 - Femtosecond laser processing technology is an advanced sub-micro-processing technique that enables the non-contact processing of various materials. This technology can be used to apply sub-micro...
Elastic Liposomes Containing Calcium/Magnesium Ferrite Nanoparticles Coupled with Gold Nanorods for Application in Photothermal Therapy
15/04/2024 - This work reports on the design, development, and characterization of novel magneto-plasmonic elastic liposomes (MPELs) of DPPC:SP80 (85:15) containing Mg0.75Ca0.25Fe2O4 nanoparticles coupled with...
Production and Characterization of Electrodeposited Cadmium Sulfide Semiconductor Films with Different Boron Content
09/04/2024 - Cadmium Sulfide (CdS) is of great interest to researchers and is considered to be an important semiconductor material. The reason for the increasing interest in CdS is the development of new...
Polylactic acid/epoxidized linseed oil/polypropylene grafted maleic anhydride: A promising combination of toughness and rigidity
09/04/2024 - Hybrid polymeric materials with outstanding microwave absorbing properties were prepared by in situ polymerization of aniline in the presence of EVA/CNT/GNP suspension.AbstractMicrowave?absorbing...
A review on polyaniline and its composites: from synthesis to properties and progressive applications
10/04/2024 - Abstract Polyaniline (PAni) is a widely studied conductive polymer that has unique properties such as high conductivity and stability. However, poor solubility and mechanical...
Biopolymeric Nanocomposites for CO2 Capture
11/04/2024 - Carbon dioxide (CO2) impacts the greenhouse effect significantly and results in global warming, prompting urgent attention to climate change concerns. In response, CO2 capture has emerged as a...
The Synergistic Effect of Carbon Black/Carbon Nanotube Hybrid Fillers on the Physical and Mechanical Properties of EPDM Composites after Exposure to High-Pressure Hydrogen Gas
11/04/2024 - This study investigated the synergistic effect of carbon black/multi-wall carbon nanotube (CB/MWCNT) hybrid fillers on the physical and mechanical properties of Ethylene propylene diene rubber (EPDM)...
A Concise Overview of Ultrasound-Assisted Techniques for the Production of 2D Materials
09/04/2024 - The production of low-dimensional materials is the key topic of nanoscience. The development of new routes to downsize organic and inorganic materials has focused the attention of a great part of the...
Holistic Mechanism of Nanomaterials for Removal of Cd2+ from the Wastewater
- The availability of toxic pollutants in the water is a primary obstacle to utilizing the water for drinking purposes. So, scientists are making efforts to develop cutting-edge, affordable, renewable,...
Electrospun polyacrylonitrile-based nanofibrous membrane for various biomedical applications
05/04/2024 - Abstract This is a state-of-the-art overview of the critical features, varieties, and uses of nanocomposite fibres based on polyacrylonitrile. Polyacrylonitrile (PAN) is an...
Building blocks of order: block copolymer micelles and colloidal particles in complex packing structures
05/04/2024 - Abstract The self-assembly of polymeric micelles and colloidal dispersions into intricate structures represents a transformative approach in contrast to traditional fabrication...