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Materials

Accelerating wound healing: Unveiling synergistic effects of P25/SWCNT/Ag and P25/rGO/Ag nanocomposites within PRP?gelatin scaffold, highlighting the synergistic antimicrobial activity
27/11/2023 - Graphical Abstract and Lay SummaryGraphical abstract. AbstractWound healing is a multifaceted biological process requiring innovative strategies to enhance efficiency and counter infections. In this...
Modeling of Enhanced Oil Recovery Using Nanofluid
27/11/2023 - The enhanced oil recovery performance of Al2O3 in water was modeled for different porosities and diffusion coefficients. Continuity, momentum, and energy equations were applied and solved numerically...
Green synthesis of CuO nanoparticles using Agaricus bisporus extract as a highly efficient catalyst for the Suzuki cross?coupling reaction
28/11/2023 - Copper oxide nanoparticles (CuONPs) were synthesized using a rapid, eco?friendly, cost?effective, efficient, and biological method employing aqueous Agaricus bisporus extract as a capping and...
An Indacenopicene?based Buckybowl Catcher for Recognition of Fullerenes
29/11/2023 - “An elegant buckybowl catcher with an extended curved surface was designed for efficient binding of spherical guests.” This and more about the story behind the front cover can be found in the...
Hybrid Membrane Composed of Nickel Diselenide Nanosheets with Carbon Nanotubes for Catalytic Conversion of Polysulfides in Lithium?Sulfur Batteries
29/11/2023 - Lithium?sulfur batteries demonstrate enormous energy density are promising forms of energy storage. Unfortunately, the slow redox kinetics and polysulfides shuttle effect are some of the factors that...
Kinetic and Thermodynamic Control of Supramolecular Aggregation of Near Infrared Pyrrolopyrrole Cyanine Fluorophores Confined in Colloidal Nanoparticles
29/11/2023 - Control of the intermolecular aggregation of organic ??conjugated molecules as chromophores is crucial for tuning their physical properties such as light absorption/emission, and energy and charge...
Fluorinated Polymer Donors for Nonfullerene Organic Solar Cells
29/11/2023 - The rapid development of narrow?bandgap non?fullerene acceptors (NFAs) has boosted the efficiency of organic solar cells over 19%. The new features of high?performance NFAs, such as visible?NIR light...
Metal?organic framework?derived two?dimensional in?plane Janus catalysts promoting oxygen electroreduction to hydrogen peroxide
28/11/2023 - We use MOFs material as precursor to synthesize carbon based two?dimensional (2D) materials loaded with In?S?O nanoparticles. The In?S?O nanoparticles have exhibited Janus architecture composed of...
Electron spin resonance and photoluminescence studies of Co/Mg co?doped ZnO nanoparticles
28/11/2023 - Zn0.95?xMg0.05CoxO (x = 0.01–0.05 with an increment of 0.01) nanoparticles were synthesized by using the sol–gel technique to analyze structural and magnetic properties. The single phase was...
A novel alkylpolyglucoside?modified montmorillonite?filled starch bionanocomposites produced by extrusion
27/11/2023 - In?situ synthesis of ZnO nanoparticles within the support layer.AbstractThis work developed a novel approach to the in?situ synthesis of ZnO nanoparticles to modify the polysulfone (PSf) porous...
Improved cure characteristics and mechanical properties of an epoxidized natural rubber filled with cerium oxide nanoparticles: Influence of epoxide levels and filler loading
27/11/2023 - Surface images of skin parts and average adhesive strength of various PDMS patterns.AbstractWearable medical devices are gaining popularity owing to their potential for seamless integration with the...
Magnesium oxide synthesized with Alpinia zerumbet leaf extracts as a sustainable alternative to zinc oxide in nitrile rubber compounds: A comparative vulcanization kinetics investigation
28/11/2023 - Schematic representation of the process of preparing ??PGA/CS/OVA NPs.AbstractTo improve the stability and immunization of proteins or peptides after vaccination, choosing biodegradable and...
Selective thermal recycling for graphene growth on natural substrates: A comparative study on life cycle assessment, energy consumption, and mechanical performance in recompounding
28/11/2023 - Illustration of the PLA/BR/Clay nanocomposite microstructure alongside the SEM images.AbstractIn this work, several samples based on poly(lactic) acid (PLA)/butadiene rubber (BR) blend with and...
Well-dispersed silica nanoparticle-reinforced epoxy vitrimer composites prepared by dynamic crosslinking
29/11/2023 - Abstract Realizing nano-filler well dispersed in epoxy matrix is essential for the fabrication of high-performance epoxy composites. However, the aggregation of untreated...
High-entropy oxide nanofibers as catalysts to oxygen evolution reaction
29/11/2023 - Abstract The need to replace electrodes based on noble metals is a necessity for the popularization of strategic energy technologies. In the catalysis of the oxygen evolution...
Nanosized TiO2 synthesis via facile chemical top-down approach: enhancing gaseous photocatalytic performance
30/11/2023 - Abstract The enhancement of photocatalytic efficacy in the field of materials science is a pivotal objective, particularly in the case of titanium dioxide (TiO2). In this study, a...
Polymer materials for constructing therapeutical nanoparticles in photothermal therapy
27/11/2023 - Photothermal therapy (PTT) ablates tumors by thermal effects of photothermal agents (PTAs), and attracts wide attention due to the non?invasive characteristic. The ideal PTAs are expected to have...
Rheological Properties of Carbon Nanotube Infused Cementitious Composites with Various Amounts of CNT
28/11/2023 - The addition of carbon nanotubes (CNTs), which are hydrophobic materials, significantly influences the rheology of cementitious materials but requires important mix modifications in order to provide...
A Review of Recent Modification, Optimization, and Functionalization Methods for Organic Anticorrosive Coatings
29/11/2023 - Corrosion problems are widespread in nature. As one of the most convenient and efficient methods for metal anticorrosion protection, anticorrosive coatings have received increasing attention. With...
Addition of Silver Nanoparticles to Composite Edible Films and Coatings to Enhance Their Antimicrobial Activity and Application to Cherry Preservation
28/11/2023 - The aim of this study was to examine the potential enhancement of the antimicrobial activity of edible films, composed of (i) chitosan (CH), cellulose nanocrystals (CNC) and beta-cyclodextrin (CD)...