Volume 14 (2023)
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)

Nanoscale Device for Veterinay Technology: Trends And Future Prospective

Neeraj Dilbaghi; Harmanmeet Kaur; Ritesh Kumar; Pooja Arora; Sandeep Kumar

Volume 4, Issue 3 , March 2013, , Pages 175-184


  Nanotechnology is an interdisciplinary science comprising of various disciplines such as physics, chemistry, electronics, material science, health science, biology and veterinary science. The ability to manufacture and manipulate material at nanoscale has offered opportunities to interface biological ...  Read More

Preparation And Characterization Of PEG Bis(amine) Grafted PMMA/SPION Composite Nanoparticles  

Yongyuth Wanna; Supanit Porntheerapat;Sirapat Pratontep; Rachineewan Pui-ngam; Jitti Nukeaw; Anon Chindaduang; Gamolwan Tumcharern

Volume 7, Issue 3 , March 2016, , Pages 176-180


  We report novel magnetic composite nanoparticles for heavy metal ion separation. Superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles (SPIONs) and were coated with poly(methylmethacrylate) (PMMA) by emulsion polymerization process in the aqueous suspension of SPIONs. In addition, the hydrolysis of carboxylic functional ...  Read More

Spatially Controlled Cell Growth Using Patterned Biomaterials

Murugan Ramalingam; Ashutosh Tiwari

Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, , Pages 179-187


  Development of functional tissues often requires spatially controlled growth of cells over 2D surfaces or 3D substrates to maintain their distinct cellular functions; particularly it is essential for culturing anchorage-dependent cells. In this regard, development of new surfaces/substrates with superior ...  Read More

In Vivo Genotoxic Assessment Of Silver Nanoparticles In Liver Cells Of Swiss Albino Mice Using Comet Assay

Kumud Kant Awasthi; Rajbala Verma; Anjali Awasthi; Kamlendra Awasthi; Inderpal Soni; P. J. John

Volume 6, Issue 3 , March 2015, , Pages 187-193


  Silver nanoparticles (Ag NPs) has resulted their incorporation into consumer products due to their extensive application in health, electronic, and household products. In particular, the oral toxicity of Ag NPs is of particular concern to ensure public health. For the present study, a genotoxic and cytotoxic ...  Read More

Review of environmental life cycle assessment studies of graphene production

Rickard Arvidsson

Volume 8, Issue 3 , March 2017, , Pages 187-195


  Environmentally benign production processes are required in order to ensure a sustainable graphene supply. Life cycle assessment (LCA) is an established method for assessing life cycle environmental impacts of products and production processes. In this paper, life cycle impacts of five production processes ...  Read More

Advances in corrosion inhibition materials and technologies: A review

Kandasamy G Moodley

Volume 10, Issue 4 , April 2019, , Pages 231-247


  In view of the fact that corrosion costs large sums of money and touches countless facets of human activities, every possible effort needs to be made to find ways to stop it from starting. In this regard inhibition of corrosion has become a thriving commercial activity, worldwide. Much research has been ...  Read More

Advances in corrosion inhibition materials and technologies: A review

Ternary hybrid electrode material based on polyaniline/carbon nanohorn/TiO2 with high performance energy storage capacity

Sandip Maiti; Ranadip Bera;Bhanu B. Khatua; Sumanta K. Karan; Amit K. Das

Volume 9, Issue 4 , April 2018, , Pages 234-240


  Renewable energy is very much demanding in modern time. Herein, we have discussed energy storage performance of polyaniline (PANI) and carbon nanohorn (CNH) decorated titanium dioxide (TiO2) nanoparticle, high-performance electrode material. This high-performance energy storage material was prepared ...  Read More

Ternary hybrid electrode material based on polyaniline/carbon nanohorn/TiO2 with high performance energy storage capacity

Functional Nanomaterials For Energy And Sustainability

Antonios Kelarakis

Volume 5, Issue 5 , May 2014, , Pages 236-241


  In view of the continuous decline in fossil fuel reserves, at a time when energy demands are steadily increasing, a diverse range of emerging nanotechnologies promise to secure modern solutions to the prehistoric energy problem. Each one of those distinct approaches capitalizes on different principles, ...  Read More

Advances in multifunctional magnetic nanoparticles

Prashant K. Sharma; Ranu K. Dutta; Avinash C. Pandey

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2011, , Pages 246-263


  Multifunctional magnetic nanoparticles have emerged as one of the important futuristic material for variety of applications starting from data storage, security/sensors to biomedical applications. The application of multifunctional magnetic nanoparticles in biological organisms has fashioned noteworthy ...  Read More

Transition Metal Ion-induced Anisotropic Architectures Using 4,4’-dicarboxy-2,2’-bipyridyl-silver Nanopetals

Narayanasamy Vilvamani; Sasanka Deka; Tarkeshwar Gupta

Volume 4, Issue 4 , April 2013, , Pages 252-260


  Designing anisotropic nano- and micro-structures are imperative in many technology oriented fields. Here we have reported a self templating method, where flower like microstructure of silver particles were used as template to generate several anisotropic structures such as rectangular cum dumbbell, cubes, ...  Read More

Magnetically Responsive Biological Materials And Their Applications

Ivo Safarik; Kristyna Pospiskova; Eva Baldikova; Mirka Safarikova

Volume 7, Issue 4 , April 2016, , Pages 254-261


  Diamagnetic biological materials of various origins (e.g., prokaryotic and eukaryotic microbial cells, lignocellulosic materials, food wastes, soluble and insoluble biopolymers etc.) can be magnetically modified in order to obtain smart biomaterials exhibiting an appropriate response to external magnetic ...  Read More

Theoretical Study Of The Geometric, Electronic Structure And Properties Of Alternating Donor-acceptor Conjugated Oligomers: Carbazole (Cbz)-based 3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene (Edot)

Z. El Malki; M. Haddad;M. Bouachrine; M. Hamidi; J-P Lere-Porte; F. Serein-Spirau; L. Bejjit

Volume 3, Issue 4 , September 2012, , Pages 266-272


  In this work the geometrical and electronic properties of (Carbazole-3.4-Ethylenedioxythiophene) (Cbz-Edot) based alternating donor-acceptor conjugated oligomers were studied by the density functional theory (DFT) at the B3LYP level with 6-31G(d) basis set. The acceptors investigated include thiazole ...  Read More

X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study Of Adsorption Of (3-mercaptopropyl)trimethoxysilane And N-propyltriethoxysilane On A Rutile TiO2(110) Surface

Shilpi Chaudhary; Ashley R. Head; Joachim Schnadt

Volume 6, Issue 4 , April 2015, , Pages 279-283


  We have studied the adsorption of two silane compounds, (3-mercaptopropyl) trimethoxysilane (MPTMS) and n-propyltriethoxysilane (PTES), on a rutile TiO2(110) surface using angle dependent X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy. The observation of the S 2p line, in the case of MPTMS, and the C 1s line for both ...  Read More

Conductive Polymer Composites And Coated Metals As Alternative Bipolar Plate Materials For All-vanadium Redox-flow Batteries

Burak Caglar; Justin Richards; Peter Fischer; Jens Tuebke

Volume 5, Issue 6 , June 2014, , Pages 299-308


  In this study polypropylene (PP) based conductive composites and metal doped diamond like carbon (DLC) coated metallic substrates are studied as alternative bipolar materials for all-vanadium redox flow battery (VRFB). Graphite and carbon nanotube (CNT) filled PP based bipolar plates were produced via ...  Read More

Piezo-therapy in cancer: Current research and perspectives

Attilio Marino; Gianni Ciofani

Volume 10, Issue 5 , May 2019, , Pages 303-304


  In this article, we introduce the innovative nanotechnological approach of remote electric stimulation mediated by ultrasound-sensitive piezoelectric nanoparticles, especially focusing on its exploitation in the nanomedicine field for the “wireless” anticancer electric treatment. The nanoparticle ...  Read More

Piezo-therapy in cancer: Current research and perspectives

From metal ions to biospecies: template-assisted synthesis as a strategy to generate artificial receptor materials

Peter A. Lieberzeit; Sadia Bajwa; Ghulam Mustafa; Thipvaree Wangchareansak; Franz L. Dickert

Volume 2, Issue 5 , November 2011, , Pages 319-321


  Materials science increasingly focuses on generating “smart”, i.e. highly functional, advanced matrices. Selective recognition can be implemented into man-made polymers by template-assisted synthesis. The method covers a surprising size range: it is possible to generate sensitivity and selectivity ...  Read More

Investigation of new antifrictional/frictional nanocomposites based on PTFE matrix filled with Fe-doped carbon nanoparticles

Elguja Kutelia; David Gventsadze; Olga Tsurtsumia; Leri Rukhadze; Nikoloz Jalabadze; Tengiz Kukava; Teimuraz Dzigrashvili

Volume 9, Issue 5 , May 2018, , Pages 320-325


  The present work is dealing with the study of a nano-compositional material which was obtained on the basis of PTFE with 2.5÷10wt% of core-shell type Fe-doped carbon nano-tubes and carbon nano-particles as fillers. The PTFE samples without the fillers were prepared too. Weight wear, friction coefficient ...  Read More

Investigation of new antifrictional/frictional nanocomposites based on PTFE matrix filled with Fe-doped carbon nanoparticles

Deflection behavior of focused-ion-beam deposited carbon nanocantilever and overhung structures

Prashant K Sarswat; Madhusudan Jagannathan

Volume 8, Issue 4 , April 2017, , Pages 324-330


  Elastic properties of nanostructures are crucial for the adequate design and long term use of nano/micro-electro-mechanical system (NEMS/MEMS) as well as their utility in nanoindentation. Carbon nanostructures were fabricated by focused ion beam (FIB) assisted deposition and milling using Naphthalene ...  Read More

Correlation Between The Composition And The rate Of Ionic Transport In Perovskites

David L. Fuks; Arnold E. Kiv

Volume 4, Issue 5 , May 2013, , Pages 328-331


  Anchor Practically applicable approach for the fabrication of ABO3 perovskites with high rates of ionic transport is developed. The ionic transport in perovskites with transition metals at B – site is considered in terms of the theory of coordination compounds. It is shown that the structure of ...  Read More

Influence Of Hollow Silica-alumina Composite Spheres Prepared Using Various Amount Of L(+)-arginine on Their Activity For Hydrolytic Dehydrogenation Of Ammonia Borane

Naoki Toyama; Haruki Inoue; Shinobu Ohki; Masataka Tansho; Tadashi Shimizu; Tetsuo Umegaki; Yoshiyuki Kojima

Volume 7, Issue 5 , May 2016, , Pages 339-343


  In this work, we investigate influence of amount of L(+)-arginine on morphology of hollow silica-alumina composite spheres and their activity for hydrolytic dehydrogenation of ammonia borane. Hollow silica-alumina composite spheres were prepared by polystyrene templates method. In this method, silica-alumina ...  Read More

Synthesis And Organic Functionalization Approaches For Magnetite (Fe3O4) Nanoparticles

Sushilkumar A. Jadhav; Roberta Bongiovanni

Volume 3, Issue 5 , November 2012, , Pages 356-361


  Several new techniques are invented in recent years to attach organic, bio-organic functionalities to the nanostructures such as the nanoparticles. This approach of adding surface reactivity to the particles enables to tune the properties and reactivity of the resulting hybrid monolayer protected nanoparticles. ...  Read More

Formation Of TiO2 Thin Films By A Modified Sol-gel Route And Characterization Of Structural, Optical And Electrochromic Properties

Fatma Pinar Gokdemir; vecihe Ece Yuzbasioglu; Bahadir Keskin; Orhan Ozdemir; Kubilay Kutlu

Volume 5, Issue 7 , July 2014, , Pages 367-371


  Through a modified sol gel route with titanium isopropoxide (TIP) and acetic acid, titanium dioxide (TiO2) thin films were deposited by dip coating. Employing acetic acid as modifier and without inclusion of water in hydrolysis leaded to control the degree of condensation-oligorimerization of the precursor ...  Read More

Coating - A potent method to enhance electrochemical performance of Li(NixMnyCoz)O2 cathodes for Li-ion batteries

Leon Shaw; Maziar Ashuri

Volume 10, Issue 6 , June 2019, , Pages 369-380


  Layered lithium nickel manganese cobalt oxides, Li(NixMnyCoz)O2 where x + y + z = 1 (NMCs), have been studied extensively due to their higher capacity, less toxicity and lower cost compared to LiCoO2. However, widespread market penetration of NMCs as cathodes for Li-ion batteries (LIBs) is impeded by ...  Read More

Coating - A potent method to enhance electrochemical performance of Li(NixMnyCoz)O<sub>2</sub> cathodes for Li-ion batteries

Effect Of Substrate Temperature On Nanocrystalline CeO2 Thin Films Deposited On Si Substrate By RF Magnetron Sputtering

Preetam Singh; K. M. K. Srivatsa;Sourav Das

Volume 6, Issue 5 , May 2015, , Pages 371-376


  Single oriented nanocrystalline CeO2 thin films have been deposited over Si (100) substrate by RF magnetron sputtering in the temperature range 600-700 o C, using CeO2 target. X-ray diffraction pattern for the as deposited CeO2 film at 700 o C shows the dominant (111) orientation with corresponding FWHM ...  Read More

Green, formaldehyde-free, foams for thermal insulation

Maria C. Basso; Xinjun Li; Vanessa Fierro; Antonio Pizzi; Samuele Giovando; Alain Celzard

Volume 2, Issue 6 , December 2011, , Pages 378-382


  New, green and cheap rigid foams presenting outstanding performances for thermal insulation are described. Such ultra-lightweight cellular materials are mainly based on renewable chemicals: tannin and furfuryl alcohol, are very easy to produce and have thermal conductivity as low as 38 mW/m/K. Compared ...  Read More