European Advanced Materials Congress (EAMC)

Ashutosh Tiwari

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 1-1

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amlett.2018.1001

Abstract
  International Association of Advanced Materials (IAAM, www.iaamonline.org) is pleased to announce European Advanced Materials Congress (EAMC), Sweden in the city of Nobel Prize, Stockholm, Sweden during 20 - 23 August 2018. The purpose of 20th assembly of advanced materials congress series is to bring ...  Read More

European Advanced Materials Congress (EAMC)


Graphene-metal oxide nanocomposites for supercapacitors: A perspective review

Vardhaman V. Khedekar; Shaikh Mohammed Zaeem; Santanu Das

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 2-19

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amlett.2018.1932

Abstract
  Graphene-Metal oxide nanocomposites have been extensively investigated due to their potential applications in the fields of energy devices, including, solar cells, fuel cells, batteries, sensors, electro-catalysis, and photo-catalysis. Among them, several researches have been performed on supercapacitors, ...  Read More

Graphene-metal oxide nanocomposites for supercapacitors: A perspective review


On the deformation behavior of bi-metal via digital image correlation

Yuliya Li; Svetlana Barannikova; Lev Zuev

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 20-24

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amlett.2018.7069

Abstract
  The aim of this contribution was to study the localization of the plastic deformation of bi-metal based on a low-carbon steel A 283 Grade C and austenitic stainless steel 301 AISI. The images of the localized zone plastic deformation upon the uniaxial tension have been obtained with using digital image ...  Read More

On the deformation behavior of bi-metal via digital image correlation


Highly hydrophilic copolymer based PES hollow fibre ultrafiltration membranes 

James Antony Prince; Sowrirajalu Bhuvana; Vanangamudi Anbharasi; K.V. Kamelia Boodhoo; Gurdev Singh

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 25-30

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amlett.2018.1656

Abstract
  Bio-fouling is a major issue in all membrane-based water treatment systems and there are several cleaning methods available to address this problem. Current membrane modification methods are focused on improving the hydrophilicity of membranes by blending hydrophilic additives or blending antibacterial ...  Read More

Highly hydrophilic copolymer based PES hollow fibre ultrafiltration membranes 


Biocompatible features of magnetic nano-oxide core/ PCL shell 3D composites fabricated via SLS/M process 

Igor Shishkovsky; Stanislav Volchkov; Vladimir Scherbakov; Larisa Volova

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 31-35

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amlett.2018.1676

Abstract
  Superparamagnetic oxide nanoparticles attract increasing attention in biomedical applications for tagging, imaging, separation and/or purification of cancer cells in living tissue. At the present study the selective laser sintering/melting (SLS/M) process using the Nd +3 YAG laser was carried out to ...  Read More

Biocompatible features of magnetic nano-oxide core/ PCL shell 3D composites fabricated via SLS/M process 


Rod-shaped copper (Cu, Cu2O) nano catalyst for the facile oxidation of methanol

Kalawati Saini; Pravin P. Ingole; Smriti Sharma Bhatia; Nutan Rani

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 36-41

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amlett.2018.1714

Abstract
  Copper and copper oxide (Cu2O) nanoparticles (NPs) were synthesized by electrochemical route using 2.55 mM tri-sodium citrate (TSC) as a capping and reducing agent. Synthesis was conducted at 15 V and 373 K in the presence of pH 4.22 using a copper rod as a working electrode and a platinum wire as a ...  Read More

Rod-shaped copper (Cu, Cu2O) nano catalyst for the facile oxidation of methanol


Nanoengineered plasma polymer films for biomedical applications

Krasimir Vasilev; Melanie Ramiasa-MacGregor

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 42-52

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amlett.2018.1691

Abstract
  This forward looking concise review describes recent advances in the field of nanoengineered plasma polymer films. These types of coatings are relevant in many fields of application and have gained substantial research and technological interest over the last decade. The review starts with an introduction ...  Read More

Nanoengineered plasma polymer films for biomedical applications


Synthesis and characterization of stearic acid capped silver nanoparticles: pH dependent stabilization and colorimetric detection of Hg(II) in water

Nityananda Agasti; Narender K. Kaushik

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 53-57

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amlett.2018.1756

Abstract
  This work reports, synthesis of Ag nanoparticles in aqueous medium, under ambient reaction conditions using stearic acid as capping agent. Ag nanoparticles have been used for colorimetric detection of Hg 2+ in water. Effect of pH of the medium on size and stabilization of silver nanoparticles has been ...  Read More

Synthesis and characterization of stearic acid capped silver nanoparticles: pH dependent stabilization and colorimetric detection of Hg(II) in water


Optical and electrical properties of graphene oxide and reduced graphene oxide films deposited onto glass and Ecoflex® substrates towards organic solar cells

Agnieszka Iwan; Felipe Caballero-Briones; Krzysztof A. Bogdanowicz; José D. O. Barceinas-Sánchez; Wojciech Przybyl; Adam Januszko; Javier A. Baron-Miranda; Ana P. Espinosa-Ramirez; Jesus Guerrero-Contreras

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 58-65

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amlett.2018.1870

Abstract
  Graphene oxide (GO) was synthesized using modified Hummers method. GO films were deposited by doctor blade onto glass slides and Ecoflex® membranes using GO suspensions, or dip-coated onto molecular functionalized glass substrates. Doctor bladed films were studied by optical transmittance, linear ...  Read More

Optical and electrical properties of graphene oxide and reduced graphene oxide films deposited onto glass and Ecoflex® substrates towards organic solar cells


Particle-filled polymer derived ceramic coatings on titanium alloy Ti-6Al-4V

Iryna Smokovych; Michael Scheffler

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 66-70

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amlett.2018.1919

Abstract
  Thermodynamic analysis was carried out to predict the phase composition of polysilazane-type polymer derived ceramic coatings on a Ti-6Al-4V titanium alloy by calculating the most probable chemical reactions between the constituents and expected crystalline phases. The feasibility of polysilazane derived ...  Read More

Particle-filled polymer derived ceramic coatings on titanium alloy Ti-6Al-4V


Inherent species characteristic influence and growth performance assessment for mycelium composite applications

Mitchell Jones; Tien Huynh; Sabu John

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 71-80

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amlett.2018.1977

Abstract
  Composite materials produced using mycelial growth attract commercial and academic interest due to their economic, environmentally sustainable and green manufacturing process. However, their manufacture via slow biological growth affects the larger scale production viability of these materials, which ...  Read More

Inherent species characteristic influence and growth performance assessment for mycelium composite applications


The influence of the edge characteristics of detected objects on underwater active electrolocation system

Yingli Wang; Jiegang Peng; Lu Liu

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 81-85

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amlett.2018.7111

Abstract
  The active electrolocation technology has been developed for near 60 years and played a significant role in the field of biomimetic sensor. But the influence of the edge characteristics of detected objects on underwater active electrolocation system was rarely investigated. In this paper, an experiment ...  Read More

The influence of the edge characteristics of detected objects on underwater active electrolocation system


Thermal plasma spheroidization of Nb-16Si powder alloy obtained by mechanical alloying

Nikolay G. Razumov; Anatoly A. Popovich; Andrey V. Samokhin; Aleksei V. Grigoriev

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2018, Pages 86-90

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amlett.2018.7073

Abstract
  Spherical Nb-Si powder alloy is a perspective material to manufacture products for the aerospace industry by additive technologies. Nb-16Si (at.%) powder alloy was prepared by mechanical alloying from pure elemental powders using planetary ball mill Fritsch Pulverisette 4. Spheroidization was carried ...  Read More

Thermal plasma spheroidization of Nb-16Si powder alloy obtained by mechanical alloying