Advanced materials

 

Advanced materials

A Method to Obtain the Transducers Impulse Response (TIR) in Photoacoustic Imaging
22/01/2024 - Photoacoustic tomography (PAT) is an emerging imaging technique with great potential for a wide range of biomedical imaging applications. The transducers impulse response (TIR) is a key factor...
Research Progress in Special Engineering Plastic-Based Electrochromic Polymers
22/12/2023 - SPECPs are electrochromic polymers that contain special engineering plastic structural characteristic groups (SPECPs). Due to their high thermal stability, mechanical properties, and weather...
Electrospinning of High-Performance Nanofibres: State of the Art and Insights into the Path Forward
18/11/2023 - Nanofibrous membranes have gained interest for their small pore size, light weight, and excellent filtration. When produced from high-performance polymers, nanofibrous membranes also benefit from...
Clinical Evaluation of a Novel Premixed Tricalcium Silicate Containing Bioceramic Sealer Used with Warm Carrier-Based Technique: A 12-Month Prospective Pilot Study
29/10/2023 - Background: This pilot prospective study analysed the clinical use of a new bioceramic premixed CaSi-containing sealer in association with a warm carrier-based technique. Methodology: Healthy...
A Pesticide Decision Support Tool to guide the selection of less environmentally harmful pesticides for the sugar cane industry
25/09/2023 - Pesticides applied to agricultural land have been shown to decrease the quality of water entering the Great Barrier Reef lagoon. This issue is addressed by the Reef 2050 Water Quality Improvement...
Thirty years of research on photoacoustic imaging in the field of cancer: A scientometric analysis of hotspots, bursts, and research trends
23/08/2023 - As a novel imaging modality based on photoacoustic effects, photoacoustic imaging (PAI) has shown great potential in biomedical applications, especially in the field of cancer. The purpose of our...
“Trojan Horse” Phototheranostics: Fine?Engineering NIR?II AIEgen Camouflaged by Cancer Cell Membrane for Homologous?Targeting Multimodal Imaging?Guided Phototherapy
02/07/2023 - A versatile molecule featured by aggregation?induced emission, namely DHTDP, synchronously enabling second near?infrared (NIR?II) fluorescence and efficient photothermal conversion is developed...
Synthesis and Properties of Polyamide 6 Random Copolymers Containing an Aromatic Imide Structure
25/06/2023 - In order to adjust the properties of polyamide 6 (PA6) and expand its application, a new strategy of introducing an aromatic imide structure into the PA6 chain through the random copolymerization...
Tantalum Nitride-Based Theranostic Agent for Photoacoustic Imaging-Guided Photothermal Therapy in the Second NIR Window
23/05/2023 - Metal nitrides show excellent photothermal stability and conversion properties, which have the potential for photothermal therapy (PTT) for cancer. Photoacoustic imaging (PAI) is a new non-invasive...
Deep reinforcement learning in smart manufacturing: A review and prospects
- To facilitate the personalized smart manufacturing paradigm with cognitive automation capabilities, Deep Reinforcement Learning (DRL) has attracted ever-increasing attention by offering an...
Research on Attention Allocation of Land Policy System Reform: A Comparative Analysis Based on Central No. 1 Documents of China
23/11/2022 - Dealing with relationships on farmland is one of the most important issues in China. Since its reform and opening up, the policies of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on...
Highly bright aggregation-induced emission nanodots for precise photoacoustic/NIR-II fluorescence imaging-guided resection of neuroendocrine neoplasms and sentinel lymph nodes
- Owing to the complementary high spatial resolution and signal-to-noise ratio, the dual-modality imaging technique of photoacoustic imaging (PAI)/the second near-infrared window fluorescence...
Spatial-Temporal Change Characteristic Analysis and Environmental Risk Evaluation of Pesticide Application in Anhui Province
19/09/2022 - The excessive application of pesticides causes the increase in pesticide residues, and pesticide pollution presents a point-line-plane 3D space pollution trend. This paper takes pesticide application...
Analysis of Influence of Insulating Resin Paint Film on Enameled Wire Properties Based on Molecular Simulation
16/09/2022 - As one of the varieties of magnet wire, the enameled wire has excellent mechanical properties, heat resistance, ageing resistance, dimensional stability and chemical stability. This is one of the...
Enhanced Soluble Expression of Linoleic Acid Isomerase by Coordinated Regulation of Promoter and Fusion Tag in Escherichia coli
23/05/2022 - PAI is a linoleic acid isomerase from Propionibacterium acnes and is the key enzyme in the synthesis of trans10, cis12-conjugated linoleic acid. However, the majority of the expressed PAI in...
Discovery of (R)-(3-fluoropyrrolidin-1-yl)(6-((5-(trifluoromethyl)pyridin-2-yl)oxy)quinolin-2-yl)methanone (ABBV-318) and analogs as small molecule Nav1.7/ Nav1.8 blockers for the treatment of pain
01/06/2022 - The voltage-gated sodium channel Nav1.7 is an attractive target for the treatment of pain based on the high level of target validation with genetic evidence linking Nav1.7 to pain in humans. Our...
A crown ether supramolecular host-guest complex with Keggin polyoxometalate: Synthesis, crystal structure and electrocatalytic performance for hydrogen evolution reaction
01/05/2022 - A new crown ether–polyoxometalate assembly [K(H24C12O6)]3[K(H24C12O6)(CH3CN)][SiMo12O40] (1) based on the Keggin-type polyanion [SiMo12O40]4? was successfully synthesized...
Mitochondrial targeted AIEgen phototheranostics for bypassing immune barrier via encumbering mitochondria functions
- Photodynamic therapy combined with immunogenic cell death has been proposed to overcome the unsolvable problems of single therapy, such as high levels of tumor recurrence and treatment resistance...
Soluble Poly(amide-imide)s from Diamide–Diamine Monomer with Trifluoromethyl Groups
06/02/2022 - A series of soluble aromatic poly(amide-imide)s (PAIs) was prepared from a new diamide–diamine monomer having biphenyl units with two CF3 groups. The diamide–diamine...
Exploiting Nanomaterials for Optical Coherence Tomography and Photoacoustic Imaging in Nanodentistry
01/02/2022 - There is already a societal awareness of the growing impact of nanoscience and nanotechnology, with nanomaterials (with at least one dimension less than 100 nm) now incorporated in items as diverse...