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Molecularly Imprinted Sensors

Ashutosh Tiwari;Songjun Li

Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, Pages 178-178


  There is tremendous interest by society in reliable and affordable sensors and sensing systems, ranging from environmental monitoring and protection to pharmaceutical separation and analysis, and from defense and security to medicine and healthcare. The emerging challenges associated with public exposure ...  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

Preparation And Characterization Of Molecularly Imprinted SiO2-TiO2 and Photo-catalysis For 2,4-dichlorophenol

Deman Han; Yongmin Li; Wenping Jia

Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, Pages 188-192


  A novel 2, 4-dichlorophenol imprinted TiO2-SiO2 catalyst was prepared by molecular imprinting technique in combination with sol-gel method. The prepared material was characterized by X-ray diffraction (XRD), infrared spectroscopy (IR), scanning electron-microscopy (SEM), transmission electron microscopy ...  Read More

pH Dependant Fungal Proteins In The ‘green’ Synthesis Of Gold Nanoparticles

Rashmi Sanghi; Preeti Verma

Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, Pages 193-199


  An efficient, simple and environment friendly biosynthesis of gold nanoparticles (GNPs), mediated by fungal proteins of Coriolus versicolor is reported. By altering the reaction conditions, the intracellular synthesis of GNPs on the fungal mycelium, could be well tailored to produce extracellular GNPs ...  Read More

Effect Of Processing Parameters On Morphology And Thermal Properties Of Electrospun Polycarbonate Nanofibers
Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, Pages 200-204


  In the present contribution, it has been reported about the effect of solvent, solvent concentration, flow rate and applied voltage on the fabrication of electrospun polycarbonate (PC) nanofibers. The morphology of fibers was studied by optical and scanning electron microscope. It is observed that morphology ...  Read More

Fabrication Of Advanced Poly(etheretherketone)/ Clay Nanocomposites And Their Properties

R. K. Goyal; J.N. Sahu

Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, Pages 205-209


  High performance polymer nanocomposites based on poly(etheretherketone) (PEEK) as matrix and modified clay as reinforcement were fabricated using hot pressing at 380 °C and 45 MPa. The clay was varied from 0 to 5 wt%. Nanocomposites were characterized by X-ray diffraction (XRD), Vickers hardness ...  Read More

Therapeutic Phytoelemental Profile Of Trichosanthes Dioica
Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, Pages 210-216


  In India, Trichosanthes dioica is known as pointed gourd (in English), parwal (in Hindi) and potol (in Oriya) it is distributed in equatorial and subtropical regions and widely found in northern India. The present study is a unique example of interdisciplinary research as it deals not only with the phytochemical ...  Read More

Voltammetric Detection Of Microcystis Genus Specific-sequence With Disposable Screenprinted Electrode Modified With Gold Nanoparticles

Minbo Lan; Chen Chen; Qin Zhou; Yuanjie Teng; Hongli Zhao; Xiangheng Niu

Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, Pages 217-224


  A disposable electrochemical biosensor for detection of DNA sequence related to Microcystis was described. After depositing gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) onto a screen-printed carbon electrode (SPCE) surface by electrodeposition, the DNA probe which is complementary to a specific gene sequence related to ...  Read More

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

Biogenic Synthesis Of Silver Nanocubes And Nanorods Using Sundried Stevia Rebaudiana Leaves

Ratnika Varshneya; Seema Bhadauriaa; Mulayam S.Gaur

Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, Pages 232-237


  This work reports a novel biological method for the synthesis of rod shaped silver nanoparticles by exploiting sundried Stevia rebaudiana leaves at ambient conditions. On treatment of aqueous solutions of silver with leaf powder, not only the rod shaped silver nanoparticles ranging from 80-200 nm diameter ...  Read More

Thermal and Chemical Resistance Behavior of Cured Epoxy Based on Diglycidyl Ether of Bisphenol-A And Thiol Treated Liquid Polysulfide Blends

Reena Singhal; Arun Kumar Nagpal

Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, Pages 238-245


  In the present study five blends of Diglycidyl ether of bisphenol-A and thiol terminated liquid polysulfide with varying amount of polysulfide (i.e. 10 to 50 phr) were synthesized by physical mixing at 90 o C and synthesized blends were cured with phthalic anhydride. Interaction among epoxide group of ...  Read More

Studies On Characterization Of Corn Cob Based Nanoparticles
Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, Pages 246-253


  Corn cobs (central part of maize) are either treated as waste or burnt as fuel causing environmental concern. In order to achieve its value addition in new research areas, corn cob can be processed chemically to find ways to generate new end products with added values at very low price. Cellulose-based ...  Read More

Influence Of Li+ Doping On Photoluminescence Properties Of Sr5(PO4)3F:Eu3+

K. N. Shinde;S. J. Dhoble

Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, Pages 254-258


  In this article, the influence of lithium co-doped on Sr5(PO4)3F:Eu 3+ halophosphate based phosphor reported. The Sr5(PO4)3F:Eu 3+ and Sr5(PO4)3F:Eu 3+ , Li + phosphors were prepared by combustion synthesis route using urea as the fuel. The phosphors were characterized by X-ray diffraction (XRD) and ...  Read More

Structural, Dielectric And Ferroelectric Properties Of Y3+ Doped PZT (65/35)

K. L. Yadava

Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, Pages 259-263


  Yttrium doped lead zirconium titanate (PYZT) was prepared by chemical co-precipitation technique using their nitrate salts. X-ray diffraction analysis was carried out to confirm the phase formation and to study the structural changes with Y doping in PZT. Scanning electron micrographs of the sample show ...  Read More

SHG Relaxation Behaviour In M-nitroaniline Doped PMMA Guest-host System

R.K. Goyal; S.R. Damkale; U.P. Mulik; Y.S. Negi; J. W. Dadge; R.C. Aiyer

Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, Pages 264-268


  In present work, we have reported the second harmonic generation (SHG) property on the Guest-Host system based on optical grade poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) and m-Nitroaniline (m-NA) for their use in optoelectronic devices. SHG signal of the m-NA doped PMMA freestanding films was determined using ...  Read More

Synthesis, Characterization And Optical Properties Of Nanosized CdS Hollow Spheres

Radheshyam Rai; Seema Sharma

Volume 1, Issue 3 , December 2010, Pages 269-273


  In the present paper, we synthesized the CdS hollow spheres by using PMMA sphere templates of 298-301 nm diameters and 20-51 nm of shell thickness. A CdS hollow sphere was characterized by X-ray diffraction (XRD), Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM), optical absorption and photoluminescence technique. ...  Read More