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Materials

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....
Recent advances in near-infrared I/II persistent luminescent nanoparticles for biosensing and bioimaging in cancer analysis
- Photoluminescent materials (PLNs) are photoluminescent materials that can absorb external excitation light, store it, and slowly release it in the form of light in the dark to achieve long-term...
Phosphine?Mediated Dimerization of Open?[60]Fullerenes
08/04/2024 - By a reaction of trimethylphosphine with an open?[60]fullerene, corresponding dimers could be generated via two?fold deoxygenation processes even though the formation of ??oxo?phosphorous ylide is...
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...
Impact of the functionalized clay nanofillers on the properties of the recycled polyethylene terephthalate nanocomposites
10/04/2024 - Agar, a highly promising bioplastic raw material, was subjected to melt mixing with silica nanoparticles in order to improve its characteristics and inhibit bacterial growth. The film produced has...
Antifouling efficiency of polymer coatings with SeNPs-loaded SiO2(rh)-PHMG composite as antimicrobial agent
08/04/2024 - AbstractSilica from rice husk [SiO2(rh)] was used as a mineral base for sequential loading of biogenic selenium nanoparticles (SeNPs) and polyhexamethylene guanidine (PHMG) hydrochloride. As...
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...
Progress in 2D/3D nanomaterials incorporated polymer thin films for refractive index engineering: a critical review
08/04/2024 - Abstract To develop materials with improved optical qualities and tunable refractive indices that can be utilized to control the behavior of light or electromagnetic radiations,...
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...
Aqueous Theta-Phase Aluminum Oxide Nanofluid for Energy Applications: Experimental Study on Thermal Conductivity
11/04/2024 - The use of nanofluids in energy systems allows for increasing efficiency and developing more economic systems. Alumina-water is one of the most common nanofluids used but little information is...
Synthesis and Characterization of a Photocatalytic Material from TiO2 Nanoparticles Supported on Zeolite Obtained from Ignimbrite Residue Used in Decolorization of Methyl Orange
09/04/2024 - In the present work, a TiO2/zeolite photocatalyst was synthesized by dispersing TiO2 nanoparticles obtained through the sol-gel method onto the surface of natural zeolite derived from ignimbrite...
Ultrahigh-Sensitivity Detection of 17β-Estradiol
10/04/2024 - 17β-estradiol (E2), a vital female sex hormone, plays a crucial role in female reproductive cycles and secondary sexual characteristics. The quantification of E2 concentration in human...
Preparation of Durable Superhydrophobic Coatings Based on Discrete Adhesives
11/04/2024 - Due to the low adhesion observed at the interface between solid and liquid, superhydrophobic coatings hold significant promise for various applications, such as self-cleaning, anti-corrosion,...
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...
Geniposide and Harpagoside Functionalized Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles as a Potential Neuroprotective
11/04/2024 - Alzheimer’s disease is associated with protein aggregation, oxidative stress, and the role of acetylcholinesterase in the pathology of the disease. Previous investigations have...
Antimicrobial Photodynamic Therapy Using Encapsulated Protoporphyrin IX for the Treatment of Bacterial Pathogens
09/04/2024 - Herein, we report on the antimicrobial photodynamic effect of polymeric nanoparticles containing the endogenous photosensitizer protoporphyrin IX. Compared to equivalent doses of the free...