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pH-Controlled fluorescence switching in water-dispersed polymer brushes grafted to modified boron nitride nanotubes for cellular imaging

  1. Saban Kalay,
  2. Yurij Stetsyshyn,
  3. Volodymyr Donchak,
  4. Khrystyna Harhay,
  5. Ostap Lishchynskyi,
  6. Halyna Ohar,
  7. Yuriy Panchenko,
  8. Stanislav Voronov and
  9. Mustafa Çulha
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 10 Dec 2019

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2019, 10, 2428–2439, doi:10.3762/bjnano.10.233

Air oxidation of sulfur mustard gas simulants using a pyrene-based metal–organic framework photocatalyst

  1. Ghada Ayoub,
  2. Mihails Arhangelskis,
  3. Xuan Zhang,
  4. Florencia Son,
  5. Timur Islamoglu,
  6. Tomislav Friščić and
  7. Omar K. Farha
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 09 Dec 2019

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2019, 10, 2422–2427, doi:10.3762/bjnano.10.232

Coating of upconversion nanoparticles with silica nanoshells of 5–250 nm thickness

  1. Cynthia Kembuan,
  2. Maysoon Saleh,
  3. Bastian Rühle,
  4. Ute Resch-Genger and
  5. Christina Graf
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 09 Dec 2019

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2019, 10, 2410–2421, doi:10.3762/bjnano.10.231

Semitransparent Sb2S3 thin film solar cells by ultrasonic spray pyrolysis for use in solar windows

  1. Jako S. Eensalu,
  2. Atanas Katerski,
  3. Erki Kärber,
  4. Lothar Weinhardt,
  5. Monika Blum,
  6. Clemens Heske,
  7. Wanli Yang,
  8. Ilona Oja Acik and
  9. Malle Krunks
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 06 Dec 2019

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2019, 10, 2396–2409, doi:10.3762/bjnano.10.230

Deterministic placement of ultra-bright near-infrared color centers in arrays of silicon carbide micropillars

  1. Stefania Castelletto,
  2. Abdul Salam Al Atem,
  3. Faraz Ahmed Inam,
  4. Hans Jürgen von Bardeleben,
  5. Sophie Hameau,
  6. Ahmed Fahad Almutairi,
  7. Gérard Guillot,
  8. Shin-ichiro Sato,
  9. Alberto Boretti and
  10. Jean Marie Bluet
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 05 Dec 2019

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2019, 10, 2383–2395, doi:10.3762/bjnano.10.229

Polyvinylpyrrolidone as additive for perovskite solar cells with water and isopropanol as solvents

  1. Chen Du,
  2. Shuo Wang,
  3. Xu Miao,
  4. Wenhai Sun,
  5. Yu Zhu,
  6. Chengyan Wang and
  7. Ruixin Ma
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 05 Dec 2019

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2019, 10, 2374–2382, doi:10.3762/bjnano.10.228

  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 04 Dec 2019

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2019, 10, 2364–2373, doi:10.3762/bjnano.10.227

Integration of sharp silicon nitride tips into high-speed SU8 cantilevers in a batch fabrication process

  1. Nahid Hosseini,
  2. Matthias Neuenschwander,
  3. Oliver Peric,
  4. Santiago H. Andany,
  5. Jonathan D. Adams and
  6. Georg E. Fantner
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 29 Nov 2019

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2019, 10, 2357–2363, doi:10.3762/bjnano.10.226

A novel method to remove impulse noise from atomic force microscopy images based on Bayesian compressed sensing

  1. Yingxu Zhang,
  2. Yingzi Li,
  3. Zihang Song,
  4. Zhenyu Wang,
  5. Jianqiang Qian and
  6. Junen Yao
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 28 Nov 2019

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2019, 10, 2346–2356, doi:10.3762/bjnano.10.225

The role of Ag+, Ca2+, Pb2+ and Al3+ adions in the SERS turn-on effect of anionic analytes

  1. Stefania D. Iancu,
  2. Andrei Stefancu,
  3. Vlad Moisoiu,
  4. Loredana F. Leopold and
  5. Nicolae Leopold
  • Full Research Paper
  • Published 27 Nov 2019

Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2019, 10, 2338–2345, doi:10.3762/bjnano.10.224

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