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Low energy electrons and surface chemistry
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Biosynthesis of iron and silver nanoparticles at room temperature using aqueous sorghum bran extracts.
  • E. Njagi, Hui Huang, +5 authors S. Suib
  • Materials Science, Medicine
  • Langmuir : the ACS journal of surfaces and…
  • 4 January 2011
Iron and silver nanoparticles were synthesized using a rapid, single step, and completely green biosynthetic method employing aqueous sorghum extracts as both the reducing and capping agent. SilverExpand
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Superwetting nanowire membranes for selective absorption.
The construction of nanoporous membranes is of great technological importance for various applications, including catalyst supports, filters for biomolecule purification, environmental remediationExpand
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Manganese Oxide Octahedral Molecular Sieves: Preparation, Characterization, and Applications
A thermally stable 3 x 3 octahedral molecular sieve corresponding to natural todorokite (OMS-1) has been synthesized by autoclaving layer-structure manganese oxides, which are prepared by reactionsExpand
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Photocatalytic Oxidation of Toluene on Nanoscale TiO2 Catalysts: Studies of Deactivation and Regeneration
Abstract Nanoscale TiO2 catalysts prepared using a sol–gel method exhibit higher initial activity than commercially available P-25 TiO2 for the photocatalytic oxidation of toluene. Unlike P-25 TiO2,Expand
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Performance of batch, fed-batch, and continuous A-B-E fermentation with pH-control.
Batch, fed-batch, and continuous A-B-E fermentations were conducted and compared with pH controlled at 4.5, the optimal range for solvent production. While the batch mode provides the highest solventExpand
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Manganese dioxide as a new cathode catalyst in microbial fuel cells
Abstract This study focused on manganese oxides with a cryptomelane-type octahedral molecular sieve (OMS-2) structure to replace platinum as a cathode catalyst in microbial fuel cells (MFCs). UndopedExpand
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Synthesis and characterization of octahedral molecular sieves (OMS-2) having the hollandite structure
Hollandite and cryptomelane materials have been prepared using two different methods. Octahedral molecular siev (OMS) having the 2x2 hollandite structure with a one-dimensional pore diameter of 4.6Expand
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Diet-Related Modification of Cuticular Hydrocarbon Profiles of the Argentine Ant, Linepithema humile, Diminishes Intercolony Aggression
Territorial boundaries between conspecific social insect colonies are maintained through a highly developed nestmate recognition system modulated by heritable and, in some instances, nonheritableExpand
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Total oxidation of volatile organic compounds with hydrophobic cryptomelane-type octahedral molecular sieves
Abstract Catalytic oxidation of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) has been studied with cryptomelane-type manganese oxide octahedral molecular sieves (OMS-2) synthesized in buffer solutions.Expand
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