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Conference Report Of ICMTech – 2016, India

Ashutosh Tiwari

Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 419-420


  Vinoba Bhave Research Institute (VBRI) organized a four day International Conference on Materials Science & Technology (ICMTech-2016) from 01 - 04 March, 2016 on the occasion of their silver jubilee establishment in Delhi, India. VBRI provides research and innovation leadership in rural technology ...  Read More

Improvements In Electronic Structure And Properties Of Graphene Derivatives

Velram Balaji Mohan; Manfred Stamm;Debes Bhattacharyya; Dongyan Liu; Krishnan Jayaraman

Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 421-429


  This article focuses on the reduction of graphene oxides using different reductants and conditions systematically varying the chemical and physical structure, surface topography and chemistry and film thickness of reduced graphene oxide (rGO) films, with a focus on how these influence the property of ...  Read More

Thermally Activated And Field Dependent Hole Transport In Poly(3-hexylthiophene)

Ranoo Bhargav; Asit Patra; Suresh Chand

Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 430-435


  Here, we investigate the hole transport mechanism in poly(3-hexylthiophene) (P3HT). First, ohmic contact has been established at indium tin oxide (ITO)/P3HT interface by molybdenum oxide (MoOx) hole injection layer. Thickness of MoOx layer is observed to play a crucial role with ohmic contact being observed ...  Read More

Electrical Characterization Of Pr3+ Containing Lithium Borate Glasses By Impedance Spectroscopy

D. D. Ramteke; H. C. Swart; R. S. Gedam

Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 436-440


  The role Pr 3+ ions in the lithium borate glasses have been investigated by electrochemical impedance spectroscopy technique. The glasses were prepared by conventional melt quench technique with formula 27.5 Li2O-(72.5-X) B2O3-X Pr6O11 (where, X= 0.5, 1, 1.5 and 2). It is observed that the conductivity ...  Read More

 Preparation And Electrochemical Characterization Of PANI/PVA And PANI/Zr/PVA Composites For Supercapacitor Application

Tatiana N. Myasoedova; Eugeniya N. Shishlyanikova; Tatiana A. Moiseeva; Maria Bzerzinskaya

Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 441-444


  In the present work, the PANI and PANI/Zr composite powders were synthesized by the method of chemical polymerization in the inorganic acid medium. The morphology of prepared composites demonstrates fiber-like structure revealed by scanning electron microscopy. The value of the specific surface area ...  Read More

Structure Dependent Room Temperature Ferromagnetism In Co, Nb Co-doped BaTiO3 Thin Films Prepared By RF Sputtering

R. Siddheswaran; Petr Nov

Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 445-448


  Thin films of BaTiO3 and Co, Nb co-doped BaTiO3 on glass and Si (100) substrates were deposited by RF sputtering (at 350 ºC), and annealed. The amorphous and crystalline phases were observed for the as-deposited and annealed samples, respectively from the X-ray diffraction (XRD) studies. The magnetic ...  Read More

Synthesis And Characterization Of Ring Shaped Spermine Mediated Nanogold Assemblies At The Air Water interface

Divya Sachdev; Sandeep Singh;Renu Pasricha; Shweta Gupta; Veeresh Kumar

Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 449-455


  Surface tension mediated U-shaped interlinked diammine network (spermine) assembled at the air-water interface, when interacted with aqueous functionalized gold nanoparticles (AuNPs), form ring like nanogold structures. These electrostatic force guided self-assembies of the ligand diammine with gold ...  Read More

Comparison Studies Of SiO2 and HCl-SiO2 Filler On The Film Formation And Ionic Conductivity Of PMMA/ENR 50 Electrolytes

Sharil Fadli Mohamad Zamri; Famiza Abdul Latif; Siti Izzati Husna Mohd Azuan; Ab Malik Marwan Ali; Ruhani Ibrahim; Norashima Kamaluddin; Fitrah Hadip

Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 456-460


  In this study, polymer electrolytes derived from polymethyl methacrylate/50 % epoxidized natural rubber (PE) were successfully prepared. The effects of silicon dioxide (SiO2) (15 nm) and acid modified SiO2 (HCl-SiO2) (15 nm) on the film formation and ionic conductivity of polymer electrolytes were investigated. ...  Read More

Poly(3, 4-ethylene Dioxythiophene) Grafted Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube Decorated Polyurethane Foam For Antistatic And EMI Shielding Applications

M. Farukh;S.K.Dhawan

Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 461-466


  The paper reports the designing of PEDOT grafted PU foam by in-situ emulsion polymerization of ethylene dioxy thiophene (EDOT) on polyurethane foam (PU) containing multi-walled carbon nanotube (MWCNT) and by coating PEDOT on PU foam and to study their antistatic and electromagnetic shielding behavior. ...  Read More

Nano Sized Fe Doped Strontium Titanate For Photocatalytic Degradation Of Dibutyl Phthalate Under Visible Light

Husien A. Abbas; Tarek S. Jamil

Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 467-471


  Nano-sized SrTiO3 and SrTi0.7Fe0.3O3 photocatalysts were prepared by the complex route precursor method. The prepared photocatalysts were characterized by XRD, TEM, XPS and diffuse reflectance. The effect of iron doping on the structural properties and the photocatalytic activity was studied. All the ...  Read More

Enhanced Electrochemical Performance Of Xanthine Biosensor By Core - Shell Magnetic Nanoparticles And Carbon Nanotube Interface

Utkarsh Jain; Jagriti Narang;Nidhi Chauhan

Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 472-479


  Xanthine oxidase (XOD) was extracted from bovine milk. Immobilization of extracted XOD was performed by covalently N-ethyl-N'-(3-dimethylaminopropyl) carbodiimide (EDC) and N-hydroxy succinimide (NHS) chemistry on core–shell magnetic nanoparticles (MNPs)/carboxylated multiwalled carbon nanotube ...  Read More

Theoretical Survey Of Luminescence Observed In Nanostructured Silicon Rich Oxide Films Attributed To annealing Processes
Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 480-484


  The motivation of this work is to apply a new model, which we had called the Global Reactions Model (GRM), for the theoretical study of the optical and electronics properties of Silicon Rich Oxides (SRO) structures regardless of the technique used to fabricate such structures. Recently we published the ...  Read More

Enhanced Optical Absorbance Of Hydrophobic Ti Thin Film: Role Of Surface Roughness

Jyoti Jaiswal; Manpreet Singh;Ramesh Chandra; Amit Sanger; Ashwani Kumar; Satyendra Mourya; Samta Chauhan; Ritu Daipuriya

Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 485-490


  In the present work, structural, morphological, optical and wettability properties of DC magnetron sputtered titanium (Ti) thin films have been investigated. The nanostructured Ti thin films were deposited on glass and silicon substrates at various deposition angles, θD = 0°, 30°, 45° ...  Read More

Influence Of Hybridization On The Performance Of Glass Composites Under Low And High Velocity Impact

T. Sreekantha Reddy; P. Rama Subba Reddy; V. Madhu

Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 491-496


  Hybrid composites find applications in many advanced fields that include aerospace and armour due to their high specific strength and high energy absorption capacity. The present study has attempted to develop cost effective E and S2 glass based hybrid composites for armour applications in order to get ...  Read More

Investigation Of Dosimetric Features Of Beta – Irradiated Er3+ Doped Strontium Pyrophosphate

Nimesh P. Patel; M. Srinivas; Vishwnath Verma; Dhaval Modi; K. V. R.Murthy

Volume 7, Issue 6 , June 2016, Pages 497-500


  Thermoluminescence (TL) of Sr2P < sub>2O7: Er 3+ phosphors had been studied in order to investigate the nature of the trapping centers created due to doping ions. The effect of beta – irradiation was analyzed for various doses given to the samples. The measurements of TL glow curves have been done ...  Read More