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Properties of polylactic acid composites reinforced with oil palm biomass microcrystalline cellulose.
In this work, polylactic acid (PLA) composites filled with microcrystalline cellulose (MCC) from oil palm biomass were successfully prepared through solution casting. Fourier transform infraredExpand
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DNMT and HDAC inhibitors induce cryptic transcription start sites encoded in long terminal repeats
Several mechanisms of action have been proposed for DNA methyltransferase and histone deacetylase inhibitors (DNMTi and HDACi), primarily based on candidate-gene approaches. However, less is knownExpand
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Developing apatites for solid oxide fuel cells: insight into structural, transport and doping properties
Materials displaying high oxide-ion conductivity have attracted considerable interest due to technological applications in solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs), oxygen sensors and separation membranes.Expand
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Zeonex-based asymmetrical terahertz photonic crystal fiber for multichannel communication and polarization maintaining applications.
We report on the design, in-depth analysis, and characterization of a novel elliptical array shaped core rectangular shaped cladded photonic crystal fiber (PCF) for multichannel communication andExpand
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Defect chemistry and oxygen ion migration in the apatite-type materials La9.33Si6O26 and La8Sr2Si6O26
Computer modelling techniques have been used to examine the mechanistic features of oxygen ion transport in the La8Sr2Si6O26 and La9.33Si6O26 apatite-oxides at the atomic level. The potential modelExpand
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Proton migration and defect interactions in the CaZrO3 orthorhombic perovskite : A quantum mechanical study
Quantum mechanical techniques based on density functional theory have been used to investigate the mechanism and energetics of proton transport in the perovskite-structured CaZrO3. The calculationsExpand
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Dopant and proton incorporation in perovskite-type zirconates
Abstract Atomistic simulation techniques are used to investigate the energetics of defect and dopants, of oxygen migration and of proton incorporation in AZrO 3 (A=Ca, Sr). In agreement with recentExpand
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Terahertz detection of alcohol using a photonic crystal fiber sensor.
Ethanol is widely used in chemical industrial processes as well as in the food and beverage industry. Therefore, methods of detecting alcohol must be accurate, precise, and reliable. In this content,Expand
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Atomistic Simulation Studies of Lithium and Proton Insertion in Spinel Lithium Manganates
Atomistic simulation methods are used to investigate lithium and proton insertion in spinel lithium manganates. The energetics of lithium extraction and reinsertion by redox reactions in theExpand
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Exploring the effect of cellulose nanowhiskers isolated from oil palm biomass on polylactic acid properties.
In this work, polylactic acid (PLA) reinforced cellulose nanowhiskers (CNW) were prepared through solution casting technique. The CNW was first isolated from oil palm empty fruit bunchExpand
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