Volume 15 (2024)
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)
Professor Anthony P. F. Turner: An Innovative Educator And Pioneer Of Biosensors In The 21st Century (On His 60th Birth Anniversary)

Ashutosh Tiwari; Songjun Li; Yi Ge

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2010, Pages 2-3


  The biosensors community would like to take this opportunity to pay rich tributes to Professor Anthony P. F. Turner for his pioneering research and notable contributions to this branch of science. Professor Turner, who is celebrating his 60th birthday on June 5, 2010, is a distinguished professor, scientist ...  Read More

A PH-responsive, Low Crosslinked, Molecularly Imprinted Insulin Delivery System

Songjun Lia; Ashutosh Tiwari; Yi Gec; Dan Fei

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2010, Pages 4-10


  A new type of insulin delivery system capable of better self-regulating the release of insulin was reported in this study. This insulin delivery system was made of a low crosslinked insulin-imprinted hydrogel that exhibited pH-dependent interpolymer interactions between poly(methacrylic acid) (PMAA) ...  Read More

Carboxymethyl Chitosan And Its Applications

V.K Mourya; Nazma N. Inamdara;Ashutosh Tiwari

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2010, Pages 11-33


  Deacetylation of chitin affords chitosan, a polymer, widely studied for its pharmaceutical and nonpharmaceutical applications. The hurdle in comprehending these applications is its limited solubility. Carboxymethylation of chitosan helps to surmount this hurdle with its improved solubility in water. ...  Read More

Studies On The Interaction Of DNA With Vitamin B12 Based On The Immobilization Of DsDNA On Nano-scale Hydroxyapatite Coating

Nuo Zhang; Caixia Xu; Qin Wei; Bin Du; Ru Li; Tianguo Zhang; Dan Wu; Yuxue Dai

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2010, Pages 34-39


  Nano-scale hydroxyapatite (HAp) was prepared by combining co-precipitation with microemulsion method, which exhibited strong adsorption for DNA due to its excellent biocompatibility and particular adsorbability. DNA and HAp could be modified onto glassy carbon electrode (GCE) by the simple and convenient ...  Read More

Adsorption Behavior of Potato Starch-silica Nanobiocomposite

Vandana Singha; Sadanand Pandeya;Rashmi Sanghib; Somit Kumar Singha

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2010, Pages 40-47


  In continuation to our recent study on the synthesis and characterization of starch-silica nanocomposite, in the present study the nanocomposite has been evaluated for the removal of Cd(II) from the aqueous solution. The conditions for the sorption have been optimized and kinetic and thermodynamic studies ...  Read More

Electrochemical DNA Biosensor For The Detection Of Sanguinarine In Adulterated Mustard Oil

Ravindra P. Singh; Da-Yeon Kang; Jeong-Woo Choi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2010, Pages 48-54


  PANi/ClO4 doped films were developed electrochemically to immobilize DNA as biosensing platform to detect sanguinarine from adulterated mustard oils. The principle of technique was based on the interaction/intercalation of sanguinarine with dsDNA using electrochemical method. Further, it was suggested ...  Read More

Study Of Structural And Electrical Properties Of Pure And Zn-Cu Doped SnO2

Radheshyam Rai

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2010, Pages 55-58


  Numerous metal oxide semiconductor materials were reported to be usable as semiconductor gas sensor, such as ZnO, SnO2, and TiO2 and so on. The samples of Zn and Cu doped SnO2 (SnZnO3 and SnCuO3) have been synthesized by solid-state reaction method. Some aspect of crystal structure of the compound at ...  Read More

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

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

In-situ Coating Of MWNTs With Solgel TiO2 Nanoparticles

Li Chen; Guangshui Yua;Jianming Zhanga; Xiujiang Pangb

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2010, Pages 75-78


  Multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWNTs) were in-situ coated with anatase TiO2 via sol-gel process followed by annealing of the composites using infrared (IR) lamp. SEM results showed that MWNTs were coated with 15-45 nm thick TiO2 layer depending on the composite ratios. Based on the XRD results, MWNTs ...  Read More

Structural And Dielectric Properties Of Dy2(Ba0.5R0.5)2O7 (R = W, Mo) Ceramics

N. K. Singh; Pritam Kumar; Hemchand Kumar; Radheshyam Rai

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2010, Pages 79-82


  The polycrystalline samples of the pyrochlore-type Dy2(Ba0.5R0.5)2O7 (R = W, Mo) compounds have been prepared by a high-temperature solid-state reaction technique. Preliminary X-ray diffraction (XRD) studies and scanning electron micrographs (SEM) of the compounds at room temperature suggested that compounds ...  Read More

Bio- Nanomaterials For Versatile Bio- Molecules Detection Technology

Ravindra P. Singh;Jeong-Woo Choi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2010, Pages 83-84


  Over the past few years, bionanomaterial research has emerged as a new exciting field and the importance of DNA, RNA and peptides in designing bionanomaterials for the fundamental development in biotechnology and nanomaterials has begun to be recognized as a new interdisciplinary frontier in field of ...  Read More

Welcome Message

Anthony P. F. Turner

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2010


  I am delighted to welcome you to the first issue of Advanced Materials Letters published by VBRI press. Publishing periodically undergoes small revolutions and we can see a plethora of activities at the current time, which are attempting to satisfy the voracious appetite of rapidly expanding sectors. ...  Read More