1. Adhesive & Binder Conference

Ashutosh Tiwari

Volume 8, Issue 10 , October 2017, Pages 944-944

  International Association of Advanced Materials (IAAM) is pleased to announce Adhesive & Binder Conference 2018, Singapore with collaboration of VBRI Press AB, Sweden. The conference is dedicated on the adhesive & binder and its applications and other related materials such as natural products; ...  Read More

2. Structure formation of hot pressed Al2O3 powders under the alternating electric current: experimental observations

Edwin Gevorkyan; Sergiy Lavrynenko; Miroslaw Rucki

Volume 8, Issue 10 , October 2017, Pages 945-949

  The paper presents the results of investigations on hot pressure sintering under the alternating current. The powders of different grain sizes were used for the sintering to investigate the impact of the powder on the final sintered structure and relative density. The additional experiments were focused ...  Read More

3. Microstructure and densification behavior of liquid phase sintered Fe-Cu alloy powder using cold and hot compaction techniques

Ahmed E. Nassef; A. I. Alateyah; Medhat A. El-Hadek; W. H. El-Garaihy

Volume 8, Issue 10 , October 2017, Pages 950-957

  The physical and mechanical properties of atomized prealloyed Fe-Cu powders, blended with different amounts of liquid additions of lead (Pb), were studied in the as-sintered condition and hot compaction techniques. The influence of Pb content, compacting pressure and temperature on the densification, ...  Read More

4. Structural, electronic and magnetic investigations on PLD based La2Ni1-xFexMnO6 disordered thin films

Pravin M. Tirmali; Sagar M. Mane; Snehal L. Kadam; Shrinivas B. Kulkarni

Volume 8, Issue 10 , October 2017, Pages 958-964

  The double perovskite materials show the magnetic semiconductor, magneto-optic and magneto-capacitance like interesting properties. It is predicted that the B-site substitution in this system may results in interesting properties. La2Ni1-xFexMnO6 thin films are deposited on Pt/Ti/ Si(100) substrate  ...  Read More

5. Synthesis and growth studies of barium titanates: 0−D and 1−D nanostructures using hydrogen titanate precursor

Mohini Mishra; Raju Kumar Gupta

Volume 8, Issue 10 , October 2017, Pages 965-970

  The present work demonstrates a simple and efficient route to synthesize a variety of barium titanate (BaTiO3) nanostructures including nanowires, nanoswords, nanostars, nanocubes, and nanoparticles by a facile hydrothermal approach. The experiments showed that different morphologies can easily be tuned ...  Read More

6. Surface-enhanced Raman scattering from copper nanoparticles treated furanoflavonoid karanjin

Prahlad K. Baruah; Anuma Singh; Iffat Jahan; Latha Rangan; Aditya N. Panda; Ashwini K. Sharma; Alika Khare

Volume 8, Issue 10 , October 2017, Pages 971-976

  The effect of concentration of copper (Cu) nanoparticles (NPs) on surface enhanced Raman scattering (SERS) in furanoflavonoid karanjin is reported in this paper. Cu NPs were synthesized by pulsed laser ablation of Cu target immersed in distilled water (DW). The absorption spectrum of colloidal solution ...  Read More

7. Effective chemical treatment for high efficiency graphene/Si Schottky junction solar cells with a graphene back-contact structure

Ahmed Suhail; Genhua Pan; Kamrul Islam; David Jenkins; Angela Milne

Volume 8, Issue 10 , October 2017, Pages 977-982

  We demonstrate a high-efficiency graphene/Si Schottky junction solar cell with an easy to fabricate graphene back-contact structure and effective chemical treatments. This device effectively overcame the current challenges associated with reported graphene/Si Schottky solar cell structures. The short-circuit ...  Read More

8. Research of plastic and wood raw wastes recovery

Peter Kri

Volume 8, Issue 10 , October 2017, Pages 983-986

  The main aim of this paper is to present the research findings regarding the recovery possibilities of plastic and wood raw wastes. One of the recovery possibilities for mentioned raw materials is production of waste raw materials based wood-plastic composites (WPC). Lonely production process is influenced ...  Read More

9. Removal of brilliant green dye from waste water using zinc peroxide-charcoal composite

Sneha Chawla; Himani Uppal; Mohit Yadav; Dinesh Singh; Nahar Singh

Volume 8, Issue 10 , October 2017, Pages 987-992

  The present work has been envisaged to develop an efficient process for adsorptive decontamination of Brilliant green (BG) dye from waste water at room temperature. In recent past, various natural as well as advanced materials and composites have been reported to remove dyes from water. But these materials ...  Read More

10. Strength recovery of concrete exposed to freezing-thawing by self-healing of cementitious materials using synthetic fiber 

Heesup Choi; Masumi Inoue; Risa Sengoku; Hyeonggil Choi

Volume 8, Issue 10 , October 2017, Pages 993-998

  In this study, it is possible to disperse effectively cracked using synthetic fiber, an examination of the most suitable self-healing conditions was performed on the above crack width 0.1mm. As a result, effective crack dispersion using polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) fibers with polar OH - groups, as well as ...  Read More

11. Enhanced gettering of gold at end-of-range defects in high energy ion implanted silicon

Satyabrata Mohapatra

Volume 8, Issue 10 , October 2017, Pages 999-1003

  We report on the gettering behavior of Au at end-of-range (EOR) defects in float-zone grown Si(111), implanted with 1.5 MeV Au 2+ ions at room temperature. The effects of implantation dose and annealing temperature on the thermal evolution of gettering behavior of EOR defects have been investigated using ...  Read More