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Approaching Technological Limit for Wet?Pulling Technique
10/04/2024 - Carbon nanotube fibers (CNTFs) are novel materials with diverse applications. The recently developed wet?pulling technique for CNTF manufacturing is adaptable for laboratory and industrial scales....
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...
Enhanced degradation and removal of ciprofloxacin and ofloxacin through advanced oxidation and adsorption processes using environmentally friendly modified carbon nanotubes
10/04/2024 - This study explores the utilization of adsorption and advanced oxidation processes for the degradation of ofloxacin (OFL) and ciprofloxacin (CIP) using a green functionalized carbon nanotube...
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...
Influence of TiO2 coverage on activity and stability of Pd-TiO2/MWCNT-supported catalysts used in direct formic acid fuel cells
09/04/2024 - Abstract Pd and TiO2 supported on functionalized multiwall carbon nanotubes (f-MWCNTs) catalysts were investigated in formic acid electrooxidation reaction in direct formic acid...
A waterborne polyurethane?based fluorescent tunable carbon quantum dot
08/04/2024 - Fluorescent tunable materials have potential applications in lighting, display, anti?counterfeiting, biological probes, and so on. Herein, carbon quantum dots (CQDs) with blue fluorescence (BCDs),...
Thermoplastic elastomer obtained by photopolymerization?induced concomitant macrophase and microphase separations
09/04/2024 - We report on concomitant photoinitiated polymerization?induced macrophase and microphase separation strategies to produce hierarchically structured recyclable poly(n?butyl acrylate) based elastomeric...
Active Films of Cassava Starch Incorporated with Carvacrol Nanocapsules
09/04/2024 - The synthesis of active films with natural antimicrobials from renewable sources offers an alternative to conventional non-biodegradable packaging and synthetic additives. This study aimed to develop...
Valorization of Agricultural By-Products (Fragaria vesca) through the Production of Value-Added Micro/Nanostructures Using Electrohydrodynamic Techniques
11/04/2024 - An innovative approach for the production of bio-micro/nanostructures with high-value compounds from agricultural by-products was studied. This research aimed to valorize bioactive compounds existing...
Study on Influence Factors of H2O2 Generation Efficiency on Both Cathode and Anode in a Diaphragm-Free Bath
11/04/2024 - Electrosynthesis of H2O2 via both pathways of anodic two-electron water oxidation reaction (2e-WOR) and cathodic two-electron oxygen reduction reaction (2e-ORR) in a diaphragm-free bath can not only...
Ag+-Mediated Folding of Long Polyguanine Strands to Double and Quadruple Helixes
11/04/2024 - Metal-mediated base pairing of DNA has been a topic of extensive research spanning over more than four decades. Precise positioning of a single metal ion by predetermining the DNA sequence, as well...
Optical and UV Shielding Properties of Inorganic Nanoparticles Embedded in Polymethyl Methacrylate Nanocomposite Freestanding Films
10/04/2024 - Polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA) is an interesting polymer employed in various applications due to its outstanding properties. However, its electrical and mechanical properties can be further improved...
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...
Boosting of Structural, Optical, and Dielectric Characteristics of PVA Polymer Using CoO-SiO2 Nanoparticles for Advanced Optoelectronic Applications
08/04/2024 - The goal of this research is to improve the silicon dioxide (SiO2), cobalt oxide (CoO), and polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) nanostructures' structural, optical, and dielectric properties. The casting...
Potential of Nanocages (Ni-Si52, Ni-C52 and Ni-B26N26) and Nanotubes (Ni-SiNT (6, 0), Ni-CNT (6, 0) and Ni-BNNT (6, 0)) for CO2 Reduction Reaction
08/04/2024 - The abilities of Ni-Si52, Ni-SiNT(6, 0), Ni-C52, Ni-B26N26, Ni-CNT (6, 0) and Ni-BNNT (6, 0) as catalyst of CO2-RR to CH4 are compared. The Eadoption and Eformation of Ni-Si52, Ni-SiNT(6, 0),...
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,...
Preparation of Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene Oxide Incorporated MIL-101(Cr)/Sulfasalazine Composite for Adsorptive of TPA, BA, and p-tol from Wastewater
- In the present work, multi-walled carbon nanotubes (CNT) and graphene oxide (GO) were combined with the MIL-101(Cr)/sulfasalazine (Cr-TA@SSZ) composite. The composite metal–organic frameworks...
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...