Volume 13 (2022)
Volume 12 (2021)
Volume 11 (2020)
Volume 10 (2019)
Volume 9 (2018)
Volume 8 (2017)
Volume 7 (2016)
Volume 6 (2015)
Volume 5 (2014)
Volume 4 (2013)
Volume 3 ( 2012)
Volume 2 (2011)
Volume 1 (2010)
1. Removal of Toxic Dyes from Industrial Waste Water using Chitosan Grafted Itaconic Acid Nanocomposites

M. Swathi; Pratik Roy; M. V. Deepthi; R. R. N. Sailaja

Volume 12, Issue 6 , June 2021, , Pages 1-10

  In this study chitosan (CTS) has been grafted with itaconic acid (IA) by following microwave assisted grafting method. Three different types of nanomaterials namely nanoclay, cloisite 30B and multiwalled carbon nanotubes (MWCNT) have also been incorporated during the grafting reaction. The synthesized ...  Read More

2. Effect of Sorbitol Addition to Polymer Solid Electrolytes based on Chitosan

Evi Yulianti; Indra Hartono

Volume 12, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 1-4

  Solid Polymer Electrolyte (SPE) has great potential in replacing liquid electrolytes. The SPE has many advantages such as high thermal stability, good flexibility, and non-flammable. One of the polymers that can be used is chitosan biopolymer from shrimp skin extraction. Generally, polymers are isolators ...  Read More

3. Fabrication of Nanoparticle Embedded Polymeric Microbeads as an Efficient Drug Delivery System

Bhavani P. Nenavathu

Volume 10, Issue 11 , November 2019, , Pages 807-813

  An efficient theragnostic which offers diagnosis and therapy of cancer is developed using a polymer based nanocarrier embedded with fluorescent quantum dots by the ionotropic gelation method. The FTIR spectra provide direct evidence of formation of polymer based nanocarrier comprising chitosan-alginate ...  Read More

4. Chitosan bio-functionalization of carbon nanotube arrayed electrode

Hadar Ben-Yoav; Marshall A. Schroeder; Malachi Noked

Volume 8, Issue 12 , December 2017, , Pages 1166-1170

  Nanostructured electrodes enable a new generation of electrochemical sensors by increasing their surface area that lead to stronger signals generated by electrochemically-active molecules, such as diagnostic redox-active biomarkers. Yet, the selectivity of these translational sensors is far from being ...  Read More

5. Chitosan-mediated fabrication of metal nanocomposites for enhanced biomedical applications

Faruq Mohammad; Hamad A. Al-Lohedan; Hafiz N. Al-Haque

Volume 8, Issue 2 , February 2017, , Pages 89-100

  Hybrid materials based on metals and natural polymers are a promising class of nanocomposites; there is an increasing interest in metal nanoparticles (NPs) due to some fascinating characteristics associated with their nanosizes such as optical, conducting, catalytic, mechanical, sensing and superparamagnetic ...  Read More

6. Percolation Phenomena In Polymer Nanocomposites

Moises Oviedo Mendoza; Edna M. Valenzuela-Acosta; Evgen Prokhorov; Gabriel Luna-Barcenas; Siva Kumar-Krishnan

Volume 7, Issue 5 , May 2016, , Pages 353-359

  In this work, we report the relationship between the electrical conductivity and nanoparticle effective surface area with functional properties of polymer-metal and polymer-clay nanocomposites. Conductivity of the nanocomposite strongly depends upon metal/clay nanoparticle size and concentration that ...  Read More

7. Microstructural Characterization Of Chitosan Films Used As Support For Ferulic Acid Release

Sandra Rivero; Maria A. Garcia; Adriana Pinotti

Volume 5, Issue 10 , October 2014, , Pages 578-586

  The influence of natural antioxidants incorporated to biodegradable materials has become a focus of attention in the current food packaging research and development. Chitosan is a functional natural polymer extensively used for tailoring systems or matrices for a different active compound delivery. This ...  Read More

8. Green Synthesis Of Gold Nanoparticles For controlled Delivery

S. Malathi; M. D. Balakumaran; P. T. Kalaichelvan; S. Balasubramanian

Volume 4, Issue 12 , December 2013, , Pages 933-940

  Gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) have been synthesized by green method using chitosan as a reducing/capping agent. We designed a biocompatible carrier for controlled release of hydrophobic drugs. The designed carrier was prepared by using single oil-in-water (O/W) emulsion. The resulting AuNPs were characterized ...  Read More

9. Development And Characterization Of Atorvastatin Calcium Loaded chitosan Nanoparticles For Sustain Drug Delivery

Afifa Bathool; Gowda D. Vishakante; Mohammed S. Khan; H.G. Shivakumar

Volume 3, Issue 6 , December 2012, , Pages 466-470

  The aim of this study is to formulate and characterize atorvastatin loaded chitosan loaded nanoparticles prepared by solvent evaporation method for sustained release. Low oral bioavailability of Atorvastatin calcium (14%) due to an extensive high first-pass effect makes it as prime target for oral sustained ...  Read More

10. Microwave assisted preparation and characterization of biopolymer-clay composite material and its application for chromium detoxification from industrial effluent

A. Santhana Krishna Kumar; S. Kalidhasan; Vidya Rajesh; N. Rajesh

Volume 2, Issue 6 , December 2011, , Pages 383-391

  The microwave assisted preparation and characterization of chitosan-surfactant modified NaMMT clay composite material is discussed, followed by its interesting application to detoxify heavy metal chromium. Cr(VI) could be effectively adsorbed in a weakly acidic medium (pH 5) from a large sample volume. ...  Read More

11. Preparation, Characterization And Application Studies Of Inorganic-organic Novel Polymer Composite

Vivek Singh Chauhan; M. Yunus; Nalini Sankararamakrishnan

Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, , Pages 225-231

  A novel iron doped chitosan coated activated alumna (IDCA) derivative was prepared and spectroscopic studies including FTIR, Elemental analysis (EA), XRD, and SEM were used for its characterization. Thermodynamic behavior of the adsorbent was evaluated by Thermogravimetric Analysis (TGA) and Differential ...  Read More

12. ERRATUM To "Microwave Assisted Synthesis Of Chitosan-graft-styrene For Effecient Cr(VI) removal": [Adv. Mat. Lett. 2010, 1(1) 59-66]

Ajit Kumar Sharma;Ajay Kumar Mishra

Volume 1, Issue 2 , September 2010, , Pages 170-177

  In this study, we have synthesized chitosan-grafted-styrene (Ch-g-sty) without any radical initiator or catalyst using microwave (MW) irradiation. Ch-g-sty was synthesized with 187% grafting using 80 % MW power in 40 second at (styrene) 0.13 M, (Chitosan) 0.1 g/25 mL. On the other hand, under similar ...  Read More

13. Microwave Assisted Synthesis Of Chitosan-graft-styrene For Efficient Cr(VI) Removal

Ajit Kumar Sharma;Ajay Kumar Mishra

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2010, , Pages 59-66

  In this study, we have synthesized chitosan-grafted-styrene (Ch-g-sty) without any radical initiator or catalyst using microwave (MW) irradiation. Ch-g-sty was synthesized with 187% grafting using 80 % MW power in 40 second at (styrene) 0.13 M, (Chitosan) 0.1 g/25 mL. On the other hand, under similar ...  Read More

14. Characterization Of Chitosan-chondroitin Sulfate Blended Membranes And Effects On The Growth Of Corneal Cells

Zi-Ang Yao;Hai-Ge Wu

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2010, , Pages 67-74

  In order to construct a suitable scaffold for corneal cell culture and transplantation in vitro, different chitosan-chondroitin sulfate blended membranes were prepared and the properties of blended membranes were studied. Corneal stroma cells and corneal endothelial cells were seeded onto the blended ...  Read More