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Site-controlled formation of single Si nanocrystals in a buried SiO2 matrix using ion beam mixing

  1. Xiaomo Xu,
  2. Thomas Prüfer,
  3. Daniel Wolf,
  4. Hans-Jürgen Engelmann,
  5. Lothar Bischoff,
  6. René Hübner,
  7. Karl-Heinz Heinig,
  8. Wolfhard Möller,
  9. Stefan Facsko,
  10. Johannes von Borany and
  11. Gregor Hlawacek
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 16 Nov 2018

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2018, 9, 2883–2892, doi:10.3762/bjnano.9.267

Charged particle single nanometre manufacturing

  1. Philip D. Prewett,
  2. Cornelis W. Hagen,
  3. Claudia Lenk,
  4. Steve Lenk,
  5. Marcus Kaestner,
  6. Tzvetan Ivanov,
  7. Ahmad Ahmad,
  8. Ivo W. Rangelow,
  9. Xiaoqing Shi,
  10. Stuart A. Boden,
  11. Alex P. G. Robinson,
  12. Dongxu Yang,
  13. Sangeetha Hari,
  14. Marijke Scotuzzi and
  15. Ejaz Huq
  • Review
  • Published 14 Nov 2018

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2018, 9, 2855–2882, doi:10.3762/bjnano.9.266

Nanostructure-induced performance degradation of WO3·nH2O for energy conversion and storage devices

  1. Zhenyin Hai,
  2. Mohammad Karbalaei Akbari,
  3. Zihan Wei,
  4. Danfeng Cui,
  5. Chenyang Xue,
  6. Hongyan Xu,
  7. Philippe M. Heynderickx,
  8. Francis Verpoort and
  9. Serge Zhuiykov
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 12 Nov 2018

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2018, 9, 2845–2854, doi:10.3762/bjnano.9.265

Graphene-enhanced metal oxide gas sensors at room temperature: a review

  1. Dongjin Sun,
  2. Yifan Luo,
  3. Marc Debliquy and
  4. Chao Zhang
  • Review
  • Published 09 Nov 2018

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2018, 9, 2832–2844, doi:10.3762/bjnano.9.264

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2018, 9, 2813–2831, doi:10.3762/bjnano.9.263

Biomimetic surface structures in steel fabricated with femtosecond laser pulses: influence of laser rescanning on morphology and wettability

  1. Camilo Florian Baron,
  2. Alexandros Mimidis,
  3. Daniel Puerto,
  4. Evangelos Skoulas,
  5. Emmanuel Stratakis,
  6. Javier Solis and
  7. Jan Siegel
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 05 Nov 2018

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2018, 9, 2802–2812, doi:10.3762/bjnano.9.262

Variation of the photoluminescence spectrum of InAs/GaAs heterostructures grown by ion-beam deposition

  1. Alexander S. Pashchenko,
  2. Leonid S. Lunin,
  3. Eleonora M. Danilina and
  4. Sergei N. Chebotarev
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 02 Nov 2018

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2018, 9, 2794–2801, doi:10.3762/bjnano.9.261

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2018, 9, 2788–2793, doi:10.3762/bjnano.9.260

Magnetic and luminescent coordination networks based on imidazolium salts and lanthanides for sensitive ratiometric thermometry

  1. Pierre Farger,
  2. Cédric Leuvrey,
  3. Mathieu Gallart,
  4. Pierre Gilliot,
  5. Guillaume Rogez,
  6. João Rocha,
  7. Duarte Ananias,
  8. Pierre Rabu and
  9. Emilie Delahaye
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 30 Oct 2018

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2018, 9, 2775–2787, doi:10.3762/bjnano.9.259

Comparative biological effects of spherical noble metal nanoparticles (Rh, Pd, Ag, Pt, Au) with 4–8 nm diameter

  1. Alexander Rostek,
  2. Marina Breisch,
  3. Kevin Pappert,
  4. Kateryna Loza,
  5. Marc Heggen,
  6. Manfred Köller,
  7. Christina Sengstock and
  8. Matthias Epple
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 29 Oct 2018

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2018, 9, 2763–2774, doi:10.3762/bjnano.9.258

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