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Tungsten Oxide Urchin-Flowers and Nanobundles: Effect of Synthesis Conditions and
Heat Treatment on Assembly and Gas-Sensing Characteristics

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A Simple Strategy for the Preparation of g-C3N4/SnO2 Nanocomposite Photocatalysts
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Multi-Band Near-Unity Absorption and Near-Zero Reflection of Optical Field in Metal-Dielectric-
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Gui-Qiang Liu, Zheng-Qi Liu, Yuan-Hao Chen, Zheng-Jie Cai, Ying Hu, Xiang-Nan Zhang, and Kuan Huang
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Self-Assembled BN and BCN Quantum Dots Obtained from High Intensity Ultrasound Exfoliated

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Ultrasonic-Assisted Synthesis of Cellulose/Cu(OH)2/CuO Hybrids and Its Thermal Transformation
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Order-Induced Improvement of Thermoelectric Properties in (Bi0.2Sb0.8)2Te3 Column Arrays
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Relationship Between the Structural Specialties and Morphologies Based on a Group of
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Novel Luminescent Inorganic-Organic Hybrid Material Synthesized by Grafting
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Genotyping of -765G > C in COX-2 Gene Based on MNPs and Dual-Color Fluorescence
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The Influence of Synthesis Method on the CO2 Adsorption Capacity of Mg3Al-CO3 Hydrotalcite-
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One-Step Synthesis, Structural and Optical Characterization of Self-Assembled ZnO Nanoparticle
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A Comparison Between Hybrid Functional, GW Approach and the Bethe Salpether Equation:
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Relaxation of Stress in GaN-Based Light-Emitting Diodes on Stainless Steel Substrate by
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SnO2 Core-Shell Microspheres as the Superior Anode Materials for Li-Ion Batteries
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Synthesis, Microstructures and the Third-Order Optical Nonlinearities of Na2O-B2O3-SiO2 Glass
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A Study of the Use of Fluorine-Containing UV-Curable Adhesives to Seal Dye-Sensitized
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Room Temperature Ferromagnetism in ZnO/SnO2 Nanotubes by Electrospinning
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Removal of Caramel Pigment by Electrocoagulation and Re-Usage of Sludge for the
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Molten Salt Synthesized TiO2-Graphene Composites for Dye Sensitized Solar Cells Applications
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Time Dependent Mechanical Properties of ZrB2-SiC Ceramic Composites: Room Temperature
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M. Lugovy, N. Orlovskaya, M. Neubert, C. G. Aneziris, T. Graule, and J. Kuebler
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Preparation of Microspheres from Poly(ester amine) (PEA) Based on Poly(L-lactide) and
Polyethlenimine for Removal of Bilirubin

Qing Fa Guo, Jun Zhang, De Xia Li, Qian Zhao, Xi Yan, Gang Guo, and Zhiyong Qian
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Establishing the Domain Structure of (K0.5Na0.5)NbO3 (KNN) Single Crystals by
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Muhammad Asif Rafiq, M. Elisabete V. Costa, and Paula M. Vilarinho
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Visible-Light Photocatalytic Activity of Novel NiTiO3 Nanowires with Rosary-Like Shape
Panpan Jing, Wei Lan, Qing Su, Minglang Yu, and Erqing Xie
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Manipulation of Particle Size and Sorption Capability of Nano-Scale Magnetite via
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Qin Zhou, Gang Pan, Zhong Xiong, Chengcheng Ding, and Dongye Zhao
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Fabrication of Multifunctional Nanofibers Against Broadspectrum Biochemical Hazard
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Refluxing Synthesis of Anatase TiO2 Nanoparticles Assembled Microprisms and Its Application
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Preparation and Raman Band Analysis of Au Nanoparticle Attached Graphitized Carbon Nanotube
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Cu(II)-Doped TiO2 Nanoparticles as Photoelectrode in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells: Improvement
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The Catalytic Activity of Bio-Mediated Palladium Nanoparticles on Imine Formation Reactions
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Size-Dependent Enhanced Energy Transfer from Tryptophan to CdSe/Mercaptopropionic
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A. Tirado-Guízar, G. Pina-Luis, F. Paraguay-Delgado, and D. Ramírez-Herrera
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Fabrication and Optical Properties of Mg-Doped ZnO Nanorods by Chemical Vapor Deposition
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Micropatterning of Plastic Nanocomposite Films: Effect of Au Nanoparticle Content
Nicoletta Depalo, Michela Tamborra, Elisabetta Fanizza, Demetrio Di Gioia, Angela Agostiano, M. Lucia Curri,
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Development of Carbon Nanotube Based Biosensors Model for Detection of
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A Novel Ammonium Perchlorate/Graphene Aerogel Nanostructured Energetic Composite:
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The Porous Wafer of Pt Nanoparticle/TiO2 Nanobelt Heterostructures with Enhanced
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Large-Scale Synthetic Graphene on Cu as Anti-Corrosion Coating by Chemical Vapor
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Europium Doped Vanadium Dioxide Material: Reduced Phase Transition Temperature,
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ZnO Balls Made of Intermingled Nanocrystalline Nanosheets for Photovoltaic Device Application
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Nanoscale Device Modeling and Circuit-Level Performance Projection of Top-Gated
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Facile One-Step Synthesis of Inorganic-Framework Molecularly Imprinted TiO2 and Its
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Fang Deng, Ke Li, Xubiao Luo, Shenglian Luo, Guisheng Zeng, Shaolin Wu, and Chaktong Au
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Competition Effects of Electric and Magnetic Fields on Impurity Binding Energy in a
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Electrochemical Properties of Electrodepositing Ni-Mo Alloys Films in Sulfate-Chloride Bath
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Performance Benchmarking of 32 nm Predictive Technology Model CMOS with Silicon
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Formation Mechanism of p-Type Cu2O Thin Films via Intermediate Cu0 Species Derived from
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Determination of Nitrite in Water by an Optical and Electrochemical Lanthanide Sensor
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Nanomechanical Characteristics and Deformation Behaviors of ZnSe Thin Films by

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Temperature-Dependent Photoluminescence of Mn-Doped ZnSe Nanocrystals
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Volume 6, Number 2 (February 2014) pp.209-418

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Applications of Graphene Based Materials in Energy and Environmental Science
Aihua Li, Jingquan Liu, and Shengyu Feng
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Tunability in Three-Component Ba0.5Sr0.5TiO3-Graphite-Poly(Vinylidene Fluoride) Nano-Composite

V. Annapu Reddy, Navneet Dabra, Jasbir S. Hundal, N. P. Pathak, and R. Nath
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A Fast Room-Temperature Poling Process of Piezoelectric Pb(Zr0.45Ti0.55)O3 Thin Films
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Sponge-Like Tin Doped Indium Oxide (ITO) from Organic-Inorganic Composite Novel
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Nilanjana Das, Sunirmal Jana, and Prasanta Kumar Biswas
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Room Temperature Ferromagnetism in Si-Doped GaN Powders
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Synthesis of Photoluminescent ZnO Nanopencils and Their Photocatalytic Performance
Sudhir S. Arbuj, Narendra Rumale, Anuj Pokle, Jalindar D. Ambekar, Sunit B. Rane, Uttam P. Mulik, and
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Defect-Induced Ferromagnetism in VO2(B) Nanobelts: Theoretical and Experimental Insights
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A Facile Fabrication of Fe3O4/Graphene Nanosheets for Lithium-Ion Battery
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Synthesis of N-Rich Activated Carbons from Chitosan by Chemical Activation
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Preparation and Electromagnetic Properties of the Co0.6Cu0.16Ni0.24Fe2O4/Multi-Walled Carbon
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Ge Ma, Bin Hao, Liangchao Li, Keyu Chen, Yabing He, Ru Qiao, Juanbi Li, and Yan Ding
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Controllable Preparation of Silver Nanostructures and the Effects of Acidity-Basicity of the
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Lanthanum-Doped Hydroxyapatite Nanoparticles as Biocompatible Fluorescent Probes for
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Bragg Extraction and Diffraction Properties of Active Organic/Inorganic 2D Dodecagonal Photonic

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Synthesis and Growth Mechanism of Cu Nanowires in the Presence of Different Linear
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ZnO Nanostructures in Vapor Transport Growth Method
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Upconversion White-Light Emission in Ho3+/Yb3+/Tm3+ Codoped 12CaO · 7Al2O3 Polycrystals
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Plasma Assisted Synthesis of Graphene Nanosheets and Their Supercapacitor Applications
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A Unified Drain-Current Model of Silicon Nanowire Field-Effect Transistor (SiNWFET) for
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Tunable Upconversion Luminescence and Photocatalytic Activity of Ln3+ Doped One-Dimensional
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Synthesis and Characterization of a Silver Incorporated Magnetic Nanocomposite with Enhanced
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Bio-Inspired Method to Improve the Carbon Nanotube Adhesion Strength Onto Substrates
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Growth, Characterization of Epitaxial Heterostructures of Ultrathin Bi2Te3 Nanoplates on
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A Nanoscale System for Remarkably Enhanced Drug Delivery Based on Hollow Magnetic
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Direct Formation of Graphene-Carbon Nanotubes Hybrid on SiO2 Substrate via Chemical
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Lanthanide Doped Dual-Mode Nanophosphor as a Spectral Converter for Promising
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Investigation of Local Field Enhancement and Hot Electron Injection in Carbon Nano-Tube
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Ultra-Fast Synthesis of Graphene and Highly Oriented Graphite by Rapid Microwave
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Wen-Chun Yen, Hung-Chiao Lin, Jian-Shiou Huang, Yi-Jen Huang, and Yu-Lun Chueh
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Preparation and Formation Mechanism of Superhydrophilic Porous TiO2 Films Using
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The Cu Concentration Effect on the Electro-Optical Properties of Cu2ZnSnSe4 Thin Films
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Effect of Thermally-Induced Surface Oxidation on the Mechanical Properties and Corrosion
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S. González, E. Pellicer, S. Suriñach, M. D. Baró, E. García-Lecina, and J. Sort
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Isomerization-Induced Phase Separation of a Mixture of Monomer, Azobenzene, and Liquid Crystals
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Review on F, Si and P-Containing Polyimides with Special Properties
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Unfolding of Blood Plasma Albumin Protein in Interaction with CdS Nanoparticles
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Clean and Efficient Synthesis of Graphene Nanosheets and Rectangular Aligned-Carbon Nanotubes
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Towards a One-Step Synthesis and Encapsulation of Acentric Iron Iodate (Fe(IO3)3)
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Multistimuli-Responsive Organogels Based on a Chiral Azo Gelator Without Hydrogen
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Low Operable Temperature Chemiresistive Gas Sensing by Graphene-Zinc Oxide Quantum
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Completely Different Performances of the Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells Based on
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