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Materials

Treefrog?inspired Flexible Electrode with High Permeability, stable Adhesion, and Robust Durability
26/05/2024 - Long?term continuous monitoring (LTCM) of physiological electrical signals is an effective means for detecting several cardiovascular diseases. However, the integrated challenges of stable adhesion,...
Novel Palladium Hydride Surface Enabling Simultaneous Bacterial Killing and Osteogenic Formation through Proton Capturing and Activation of Antioxidant System in Immune Microenvironments
27/05/2024 - A palladium hydride (PdHx) film, fabricated on titanium implants, exhibits a lattice capable of capturing protons within the bacterial microenvironment, consequently inducing bacterial death....
In Situ Ions Induced Formation of KxF?Rich SEI Layers toward Ultrastable Life of Potassium?Ion Batteries
25/05/2024 - AlCl3 is employed as a novel additive to induce the F?containing solid electrolyte interphase (SEI) layers in potassium?ion batteries (KIBs). Due to the large charge?to?radius ratio of Al3+, the...
Design, Fabrication, and Characterization of 3D?Printed Multiphase Scaffolds Based on Triply Periodic Minimal Surfaces
04/01/2024 - The present work investigates the influence of material phases and their volume fractions on the elastic behavior of triply periodic minimal surface (TPMS) scaffolds for the potential modeling of...
Bio?Based Disposable Containers for Food Services
13/02/2024 - Currently, petrochemical plastics dominate the food service industry due to their good mechanical properties and barrier against heat, water vapor, carbon dioxide, and oxygen. This widespread use is...
Comparative Study of Polymer Composites with Cellulose Microfibers from Different Plant Resources
05/03/2024 - Wheat stalk (W), Fosro (F), Nigalo with waxy layer (NW), and Nigalo without waxy layer (NWo) were used to extract microcrystalline cellulose (MCC), the xMCC (where x represents origin such as W, F,...
Effects of SiO2 Nanoparticles on Polyvinyl Alcohol/Carboxymethyl Cellulose Polymer Blend Films’ Structural, Wettability, Surface Roughness, and Optical Characteristics
07/05/2024 - The blend matrix composed of polyvinyl alcohol and carboxymethylcellulose (PVA/CMC) was prepared via the casting method. SiO2 nanoparticles were added as reinforcement in different amounts (SiO2?=?1,...
Revolutionizing Sustainable Fashion: Jute–Mycelium Vegan Leather Reinforced with Polyhydroxyalkanoate Biopolymer Crosslinking from Novel Bacteria
03/05/2024 - Vegan leather derived from mushroom mycelium is a revolutionary technology that addresses the issues raised by bovine and synthetic leather. Jute–mycelium?based vegan leather was constructed using...
Analyzing The Chemical Constituents and In Vitro Biological Effects of Extracts Artemisia absinthium L. Extracts Obtained Using Different Methodologies and Solvents.
23/05/2024 - The present study aimed to investigate the chemical constituents of different extracts from aerial parts of A. absinthium and to evaluate their antioxidant and enzyme inhibition activity. Extracts...
Assessment of Moroccan Cannabis sativa Seed Oil: Chemical Analysis and Evaluation of Antioxidant, Toxicological, and Antinociceptive Effects
25/05/2024 - Cannabis sativa L. is a plant known locally as "El kif" of the Cannabaceae family. This study aimed to conduct a chemical analysis of Cannabis sativa seed oil (CSSO) and assess its acute toxicity,...
Redox properties of Mn(III)porphyrins in hyaluronan oxidative degradation: Single electron transfer mechanism
26/05/2024 - Cationic Mn(III)?meso?tetraarylporphyrin derivatives, substituted in para position with different size alkyl chains, were investigated to function as antioxidants in free?radical degradation of...
Metal?induced Enhancement of Tetrel Bonding. The Case of C···X–IrIII (X = Cl, Br) Tetrel Bond Involving a Methyl Group
24/05/2024 - In X?ray structures of the isomorphic mer?[IrX3(THT)(CNXyl)2] (X = Cl 1, Br 2; THT = tetrahydrothiophene; Xyl = 2,6?Me2C6H3?) complexes, we revealed short intermolecular contacts between the C?atom...
Modelling and optimising the performance of graphene oxide-Cu2SnS3-polyaniline nanocomposite as an adsorbent for mercury ion removal
25/05/2024 - Finding a cost-effective, efficient, and environmentally friendly technique for the removal of mercury ion (Hg2+) in water and wastewater can be a challenging task. This paper presents a novel and...
Iron nanoparticles prepared from South African acid mine drainage for the treatment of methylene blue in wastewater
27/05/2024 - In this study, three acid mine drainage (AMD) sources were investigated as potential sources of iron for the synthesis of iron nanoparticles using green tea extract (an environmentally friendly...
Bambusa balcooa bamboo-reinforced concrete beams: experimental and FEM investigation for energy-efficient pavement construction
25/05/2024 - This study explores the viability of using Bambusa bambos, sourced from Madhya Pradesh, India, as a reinforcement material in continuously reinforced concrete pavement (CRCP) construction, aiming...
Defining application areas of corn husk fibre by studying its characteristics
25/05/2024 - Natural fibres have attracted more attention compared with synthetic fibre because they exhibit several benefits over synthetic fibre, such as being cost-effective, readily available, and...
Aragonite and its composites: preparations, properties and applications.
24/05/2024 - Aragonite, a metastable crystal form of calcium carbonate, exhibits the highest density and hardness among all species. Diversified forms of aragonite composites can be produced through different...
Effects of mean stress on the fatigue properties of core?in?sheath?type carbon/glass hybrid thermoplastic composite rods: Experimental investigation and practical predictive method
25/05/2024 - A systematic acquisition of fatigue test data was conducted under different stress ratio conditions to investigate the effect of mean stress on the fatigue properties of carbon/glass hybrid...
Assessing the Washing Fastness and Environmental Impact of Various Reduction Clearing Processes on High-Performance Polyetherimide (PEI) Fabrics
25/05/2024 - PEI fibers are considered a high-performance type of fiber, known for their exceptional heat resistance and mechanical strength. These fibers, made of polyetherimide (PEI) polymer, have a...
Significantly improved mechanical properties of mullite ceramics by adding AlOOH with different sizes and morphologies
26/05/2024 - Mullite ceramics with high purity and toughness were prepared by hot?press sintering of pyrophyllite at 1300°C using AlOOH nanomaterials with different sizes and morphologies (nanoparticles,...
Ultralow shrinkage polyimide hybrid aerogel composite enhanced with organic fibers for thermal protection
23/05/2024 - Electrospun carboxylated polyimide separator exhibited lower interfacial resistance, higher ionic conductivity and enhanced LIB performane.AbstractA lithium?ion battery separator facilitates...