Supervision of doctoral student by public-private sectors partnership: a Special focus on healthcare nanotechnology 

Ashutosh Tiwari

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 106-107

  The supervision of conducting a doctorate degree in interdisciplinary science and technology such as healthcare nanotechnology, a strategic supervisory role is essential. Supervision of such doctor of philosophy (PhD) students immerses in an internationally leading education, research environment and ...  Read More

Design and evaluation of The MOSFET type glucose biosensing system

Yoshiaki Hirano; Katsutoshi Ooe; Kazuyoshi Tsuchiya; Tomohiro Hosokawa; Kazuto Koike; Shigehiko Sasa

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 108-114

  A health monitoring system (HMS) involving a blood extraction device with a new type of hybrid biosensor comprising an enzyme and a semiconductor has recently been developed. A MOSFET was used as the transducer. The gate electrode was extracted from the MOSFET using a cable. Gold (Au)-plate-immobilized ...  Read More

Synthesis Of Poly(acrylamide-co-[2-acryloyloxy Ethyl]trimethyl Ammonium Chloride) Star-shaped Polymers By Inverse Microemulsion Polymerization

I. Katime; A. Alvarez-Bautista; E. Mendizabal; L.G. Guerrero-Ramirez; J.R. Ochoa-Gomez

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 115-120

  A series of star–shaped poly(acrylamide–co–[2–(acryloyloxy)ethyl] trimethyl ammonium chloride) were prepared by inverse microemulsion polymerization. The growth of side chains in the arms of the precursor has been carried out using different compositions of the comonomers acrylamide ...  Read More

New Synthetic Approach, Mesoporous properties And Photocatalytic Activity Of Titania adapted Chromium-niobate Nanocatalysts

Tanmay K. Ghorai; Prasanta Dhak

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 121-130

  Mesoporous titania adapted chromium-niobate nanocatalysts CrxNbxTi1-2xO2-x/2 (x = 0.01-0.2) were synthesized by a new synthetic approach, using N,N,N',N'-tetrakis(2-hydroxyethyl)ethylenediamine (edteH4) precursors and their photocatalytic activities were investigated. TiO2 nanomaterials have ...  Read More

Reduction Of Silver Nanoparticle Toxicity By Sulfide

Jin-Lan Hou; Guoqiang Shuo; Lina Grozova

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 131-133

  Silver nanoparticles have been widely used in consumer products due to their excellent antimicrobial properties. Release of nanosilver into natural waters may induce negative environmental impacts on local microorganism communities. This work evaluated the influence of anions such as sulfate, phosphate, ...  Read More

Magnetic And Transport Properties Of Conducting polyaniline/nickel Oxide Nanocomposites
Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 134-140

  Nickel oxide (NiO) nanoparticles were prepared by the simple approach of co-precipitation method using nickel carbonate as precursor. Novel electrically conducting composite materials consisting of nickel oxide nanoparticles dispersed in a polyaniline (PANI) are prepared by an in-situ polymerization ...  Read More

Impedance Properties Of 0.7(BiFeO3)-0.3 (PbTiO3) Composite

Ajay Kumar Behera; Nilaya K. Mohanty; Banarji Behera; Pratibindhya Nayak

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 141-145

  The polycrystalline sample of 0.7(BiFeO3)-0.3(PbTiO3) [0.7(BFO)-0.3(PT)] was prepared by a high temperature solid state reaction technique. Studies of structural analysis confirm the formation of the compound with rhombohedral structure at room temperature. The electrical properties (impedance, modulus ...  Read More

Thermodynamical Properties of Equiatomic Liquid Noble Metal Alloys by A Pseudopotential

Aditya M. Vora

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 146-154

  The Gibbs–Bogoliubov (GB) inequality is applied to investigate the thermodynamic properties of some equiatomic noble metal alloys in liquid phase such as Au-Cu, Ag-Cu and Ag-Au using well known pseudopotential formalism. For description of the structure, well known Percus-Yevick (PY) hard sphere ...  Read More

Thermodynamics And Atomic Order In Molten Mg-Bi Alloy

A. Kumar; I.S. Jha; B.P. Singh

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 155-159

  The quasi-lattice model based on pairwise interactions has been used to study the large deviation from the ideal mixture and the concentration dependent asymmetry in the thermodynamic properties of Mg-Bi liquid alloy. This has been utilised to extract microscopic information such as concentration-concentration ...  Read More

Template-free Synthesis and Characterization of Leaf-like Fe-Ni Microstructures

Yang Cao; Shi Gang Ai; Jinglin Zhang; Ning Gu; Shuangqi Hu

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 160-163

  Leaf-like Fe-Ni alloy have been synthesized via a facile hydrothermal approach without any soft and hard template. The structure of the leaf-like Fe-Ni alloy was characterized by Scanning electron microscopy (SEM), X-ray diffraction (XRD) and X-ray energy-dispersive spectroscopy (EDX). The dendrite trunks ...  Read More

Influence Of Mixing Technique On Sintering response Of Binary Aluminium Alloy Powders

N. B. Dhokey; V. A. Athavale; N. Narkhede; M. Kamble

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 164-168

  Aluminium powder metallurgy (Al-PM) alloys are finding promising applications in many areas such as household appliances, automotive vehicles and many other allied sections where reduction in weight is the primary constraint. In the proposed research, two binary alloy systems Al-X were studied by mixing ...  Read More

Fabrication of ZnS:Cu/PVA Nanocomposite Electroluminescence Devices for Flat Panel Displays

Sakshi Sahare; S. J. Dhoble; Pranav Singh; Meera Ramrakhiani

Volume 4, Issue 2 , February 2013, Pages 169-173

  The powder of ZnS nanoparticles were prepared by using chemical deposition technique and characterized by electroluminescence techniques are reported in this paper. The estimated size of ZnS:Cu nanocrystals with change in capping agent concentration and ZnS:Cu/PVA nanocomposites and no effect of doping ...  Read More