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  1. Content type: Nano Express

    Functionalized gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) have widely applied in many fields, due to their good biocompatibility, a long drug half-life, and their bioactivity is related to their size and the modified ligands ...

    Authors: Mei-Xia Zhao, Zhong-Chao Cai, Bing-Jie Zhu and Zhi-Qiang Zhang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:304

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  2. Content type: Nano Express

    Advanced semiconductor superlattices play important roles in critical future high-tech applications such as aerospace, high-energy physics, gravitational wave detection, astronomy, and nuclear related areas. U...

    Authors: Ming Jiang, Haiyan Xiao, Shuming Peng, Liang Qiao, Guixia Yang, Zijiang Liu and Xiaotao Zu

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:301

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  3. Content type: Nano Express

    Recently, GaTe and C2N monolayers have been successfully synthesized and show fascinating electronic and optical properties. Such hybrid of GaTe with C2N may induce new novel physical properties. In this work, we...

    Authors: Xiao-Huan Li, Bao-Ji Wang, Xiao-Lin Cai, Wei-Yang Yu, Ying-Ying Zhu, Feng-Yun Li, Rui-Xia Fan, Yan-Song Zhang and San-Huang Ke

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:300

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  4. Content type: Nano Review

    Gold nanoclusters (AuNCs) have been extensively applied as a fluorescent probe for biomedical applications in imaging, detection, and therapy due to their unique chemical and physical properties. Fluorescent p...

    Authors: Navdeep Kaur, Robby Nur Aditya, Arshdeep Singh and Tsung-Rong Kuo

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:302

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  5. Content type: Nano Express

    Gold nanoshell’s high light scattering and absorption at its resonance wavelength have found applications in biomedical imaging and photothermal therapy. However, at nanoscale, metallic material’s dielectric f...

    Authors: Yiyang Ye, T. P. Chen, Zhen Liu and Xu Yuan

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:299

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  6. Content type: Nano Express

    Resistance to quinolone antibiotics has been a serious problem ever since nalidixic acid was introduced into clinical medicine. Over time, resistance of pathogenic microbes to nalidixic acid led to the design ...

    Authors: Alka Pandey, Nisha Aggarwal, Alok Adholeya and Mandira Kochar

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:298

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  7. Content type: Nano Express

    A sandwich lateral flow strip assay (LFSA) using a couple of aptamers functionalized with gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) was designed to assess the presence of rongalite in agrifood products. More specifically, a ...

    Authors: Jie Li, Le Jing, Yuzhu Song, Jinyang Zhang, Qiang Chen, Binghui Wang, Xueshan Xia and Qinqin Han

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:296

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  8. Content type: Nano Express

    Although many groups have been trying to prepare perovskite solar cells (PSCs) in ambient air, the power conversion efficiency (PCE) is still low. Besides, the effect of moisture on the formation of perovskite...

    Authors: Jian Wu, Jing-Jing Dong, Si-Xuan Chen, Hui-Ying Hao, Jie Xing and Hao Liu

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:293

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  9. Content type: Nano Express

    Both p-type and n-type MoTe2 transistors are needed to fabricate complementary electronic and optoelectronic devices. In this study, we fabricate air-stable p-type multi-layered MoTe2 transistors using Au as elec...

    Authors: Junku Liu, Yangyang Wang, Xiaoyang Xiao, Kenan Zhang, Nan Guo, Yi Jia, Shuyun Zhou, Yang Wu, Qunqing Li and Lin Xiao

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:291

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  10. Content type: Nano Express

    Titanium dioxide (TiO2) nanotube arrays coupled with a narrow gap semiconductor—bismuth selenide (Bi2Se3)—exhibited remarkable enhancement in the photocathodic protection property for 304 stainless steel under vi...

    Authors: Wencheng Wang, Xiutong Wang, Ning Wang, Xiaobo Ning, Hong Li, Dongzhu Lu, Xiangju Liu, Qichao Zhang and Yanliang Huang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:295

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  11. Content type: Nano Express

    Ag/BiPbO2Cl nanosheet composites were successfully prepared by hydrothermal synthesis and photo-reduction. The morphology, microstructure, and optical properties of the as-prepared Ag/BiPbO2Cl nanosheet composite...

    Authors: Ai Jiao Xu, Shang Shen Feng, Shi Jie Shen, Yan Ping Liu and Wen Wu Zhong

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:292

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  12. Content type: Nano Express

    We propose a planar metamaterial formed by four-strip metallic resonators, which can achieve high-Q Fano resonance in terahertz regime. This terahertz planar metamaterial supports a sharp Fano resonance at 0.81 T...

    Authors: Qin Xie, Guang-Xi Dong, Ben-Xin Wang and Wei-Qing Huang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:294

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  13. Content type: Nano Review

    Gallium oxide (Ga2O3) is a new semiconductor material which has the advantage of ultrawide bandgap, high breakdown electric field, and large Baliga’s figure of merit (BFOM), so it is a promising candidate for the...

    Authors: HuiWen Xue, QiMing He, GuangZhong Jian, ShiBing Long, Tao Pang and Ming Liu

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:290

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  14. Content type: Nano Express

    The aim of this study was the development of a human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2)-targetable contrast agent for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) with a high magnetic sensitivity. An anti-HER2 apta...

    Authors: Dan Heo, Minhee Ku, Jung-Hoon Kim, Jaemoon Yang and Jin-Suck Suh

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:288

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  15. Content type: Nano Express

    Carbon dots (CDs) are a member of fluorescent carbon nanomaterials that are widely applied in bioimaging, photothermal therapy (PTT), and biosensors for its tunable fluorescence, photothermal conversion proper...

    Authors: Yuting Bai, Bai Zhang, Lu Chen, Zhenjie Lin, Xiuming Zhang, Dongtao Ge, Wei Shi and Yanan Sun

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:287

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  16. Content type: Nano Review

    In recent years, oil–water separation has been widely researched to reduce the influences of industrial wastewater and offshore oil spills. A filter membrane with special wettability can achieve the separation...

    Authors: Huiquan Wang, Xiaoyue Hu, Zunwen Ke, Ce Zhi Du, Lijuan Zheng, Chengyong Wang and Zhishan Yuan

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:284

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  17. Content type: Nano Express

    The aim of the proposed work was to analyze the toxicity of oxidized carbon nanotubes (CNTox), functionalized by doxorubicin (CNT-Dox) and fluorescein (CNT-FITC) on cell and organism level. The cytotoxic effec...

    Authors: Olena M. Perepelytsina, Andriy P. Ugnivenko, Alexey V. Dobrydnev, Olga N. Bakalinska, Andrii I. Marynin and Mychailo V. Sydorenko

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:286

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  18. Content type: Nano Express

    This work presents a simple and reliable method for directly generating polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) nanofibers with secondary surface morphology (e.g., porous surfaces, rough surfaces, grooved surfaces, and...

    Authors: Bilal Zaarour, Lei Zhu, Chen Huang and Xiangyu Jin

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:285

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  19. Content type: Nano Express

    Black phosphorene is a novel two-dimensional material which has unique properties and wide applications. Using first-principles calculations, we investigated the adsorption behavior of 12 different transition ...

    Authors: Yi Luo, Chongdan Ren, Sake Wang, Shaohan Li, Peigen Zhang, Jin Yu, Minglei Sun, Zhengming Sun and Wencheng Tang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:282

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  20. Content type: Nano Express

    Malignant tumors constitute a serious disease that threaten human life, and early diagnosis and metastasis prediction are critical to the choice of treatment plan and the timing of treatment. Integrin αvβ3, which...

    Authors: Yali Zhang, Xuna Zhu, Lidong Liu, Sen Hong, Zhichao Zuo, Peng Wang and Danke Su

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:281

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  21. Content type: Nano Express

    A facial electrospinning method of in situ precise fabricating magnetic fibrous membrane composed of polyurethane (PU) nanofibers decorated with superparamagnetic γ-Fe2O3 nanoparticles with simultaneous heat gene...

    Authors: Chao Song, Xiao-Xiong Wang, Jun Zhang, Guang-Di Nie, Wei-Ling Luo, Jie Fu, Seeram Ramakrishna and Yun-Ze Long

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:273

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  22. Content type: Nano Express

    Three kinds of typical structures, hemi-/spherical nanoparticles/nanoparticle dimers on the substrate and spherical nanoparticles/nanoparticle dimers half-buried into the substrate, are used for FDTD simulatio...

    Authors: Jiawei Liao, Li Ji, Jin Zhang, Na Gao, Penggang Li, Kai Huang, Edward T. Yu and Junyong Kang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:280

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  23. Content type: Nano Express

    Interactions of the 40 and 80 nm gold nanoparticles (AuNP) functionalized with cationic branched polyethylenimine (BPEI), anionic lipoic acid (LA), or neutral polyethylene glycol (PEG) with human hepatocellula...

    Authors: Kyoungju Choi and Hyun Joo

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:279

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  24. Content type: Nano Express

    Red-emitting carbonized polymer dots (CPDs) was prepared from p-phenylenediamine (p-PD) aqueous solution with the assistance of sulfuric acid (H2SO4), and the optical properties and bio-imaging application were s...

    Authors: Chunlin Tan, Chao Zhou, Xingyun Peng, Huozhen Zhi, Dan Wang, Qiuqiang Zhan and Sailing He

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:272

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  25. Content type: Nano Express

    Precise deposition of nanofibers is still an important issue in the applications of electrospinning (e-spinning), especially in rapid hemostasis of organs such as the liver, lung, and kidney. In this study, we...

    Authors: Wei-Ling Luo, Jun Zhang, Xuan Qiu, Li-Juan Chen, Jie Fu, Peng-Yue Hu, Xin Li, Ren-Jie Hu and Yun-Ze Long

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:278

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  26. Content type: Nano Express

    Dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSCs) composed of nanostructured carbon composite materials-stacked counter electrodes (CEs) were fabricated in the present study. As the potential replacement of expensive platinu...

    Authors: Xiuting Luo, Yaojia Zhang and Soo Hyung Kim

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:274

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  27. Content type: Nano Express

    Reduced graphene oxide (RGO) and three-dimensional graphene networks (3DGNs) are adopted to improve the performance of thermal interface materials (TIMs). Therein, the 3DGNs provide a fast transport network fo...

    Authors: Bo Tang, Xufei Li, Weiqiu Huang, Haogang Yu and Xiang Ling

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:276

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  28. Content type: Nano Express

    With the advent of wearable device technology, fabrication of inorganic semiconductor devices on flexible organic substrates is of great interest. In this paper, a fascinating method and a low-cost flexible su...

    Authors: Xinyu Sun, Fahad Azad, Shuangpeng Wang, Lingzhi Zhao and Shichen Su

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:277

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  29. Content type: Nano Express

    Sodium-ion batteries have been widely used in energy storage owing to its high sodium content and low cost. This study proves that mesoporous silicon microspheres (MSMs) with the homogeneously distributed meso...

    Authors: Dan-Feng Qiu, Xiao Ma, Jing-Dong Zhang, Zi-Xia Lin and Bin Zhao

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:275

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  30. Content type: Nano Express

    Leukemia is a typical blood cancer that is characterized by the numerous duplication and proliferation of white blood cells. The main aim of this study was to develop PTX-loaded multifunctional nanoparticles a...

    Authors: Yang Dai, Jingcao Huang, Bing Xiang, Huanling Zhu and Chuan He

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:271

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  31. Content type: Nano Express

    Poor thermostability of Sb2S3 in vacuum hinders the possibility of achieving high-quality crystalline films. In order to enhance the photovoltaic properties of Sb2S3 planar heterojunction solar cells, a selenylat...

    Authors: Kun Wang, Jiang Cheng, Xin Yang, Rong Hu, Lijuan Fu, Jiang Huang, Junsheng Yu and Lu Li

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:270

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  32. Content type: Nano Express

    Tetragonal-phase Pr2CuO4 nanosheets with a thickness of about 60 nm were synthesized using the coordination compound methods (CCMs), then used as highly efficient selective adsorbent towards malachite green (MG) ...

    Authors: Xuanwen Liu, Zhiyuan Ni, Chengzhi Xie, Renchao Wang and Rui Guo

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:268

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  33. Content type: Nano Express

    We report on the growth and characterization of InGaAs/InP core–shell nanowires on Si–(111) substrates by metal-organic chemical vapor deposition (MOCVD). The strain at the core–shell interface induced by the ...

    Authors: Xianghai Ji, Xiren Chen, Xiaoguang Yang, Xingwang Zhang, Jun Shao and Tao Yang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:269

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  34. Content type: Nano Express

    Nanotechnology has been developing rapidly and is now used in many cutting-edge medical therapeutics. However, there is increasing concern that exposure to nanoparticles (NPs) may induce different systemic dis...

    Authors: Beilei Yuan, Huazhong Zhang, Xuan Wang, Yong Pan and Juncheng Jiang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:266

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  35. Content type: Nano Express

    In this paper, a laterally coupled distributed feedback (LC-DFB) laser based on modulation p-doped multiple InAs/GaAs quantum dot (QD) structures has been fabricated. The device exhibits a high side-mode suppr...

    Authors: Qi-zhu Li, Yuan-qing Huang, Ji-qiang Ning, Cheng Jiang, Xu Wang, Hong-mei Chen, Xiao Li, Rui-ying Zhang, Kai Zhang, Jia-hua Min, Yong Peng and Zi-yang Zhang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:267

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  36. Content type: Nano Express

    Over the past few years, two-dimensional materials have gained immense attention for next-generation electric sensing devices because of their unique properties. Here, we report the carrier transport propertie...

    Authors: Sun Jun Kim, Jae Young Park, SangHyuk Yoo, Palanivel Umadevi, Hyunpyo Lee, Jinsoo Cho, Keonwook Kang and Seong Chan Jun

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:265

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  37. Content type: Nano Express

    The gas-adsorption behaviors of small molecules CO, H2O, H2S, NH3, SO2, and NO on pristine penta-graphene (PG) were investigated using first-principles calculations to explore their potential for use as advanced ...

    Authors: Hongbo Qin, Chuang Feng, Xinghe Luan and Daoguo Yang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:264

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  38. Content type: Nano Express

    The morphologies and microstructures of Au-catalyzed InGaAs nanowires (NWs) prepared by a two-step solid-source chemical vapor deposition (CVD) method were systematically investigated using scanning electron m...

    Authors: Lei Shang, Longfei Song, Yiqian Wang, Rongsheng Cai, Lei Liu and Fengyun Wang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:263

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  39. Content type: Nano Express

    A new up-conversion nanomaterial of Ho3+-Yb3+-Mg2+ tri-doped TiO2 (UC-Mg-TiO2) was designed and synthesized with a sol-gel method. The UC-Mg-TiO2 presented enhanced up-conversion fluorescence by an addition of Mg

    Authors: Zhenlong Zhang, Danna Li, Wenjia Shi, Yanyan Liu, Yan Zhang, Yuefeng Liu, Huiping Gao and Yanli Mao

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:262

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  40. Content type: Nano Express

    ZnO@NiO core–shell heterostructures with high photocatalytic efficiency and reusability were prepared via electrochemical deposition on carbon fiber cloth substrates. Their photocatalytic properties were inves...

    Authors: Meng Ding, Hongcen Yang, Tian Yan, Chenggang Wang, Xiaolong Deng, Shouwei Zhang, Jinzhao Huang, Minghui Shao and Xijin Xu

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:260

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  41. Content type: Nano Express

    The development of p-type metal oxide thin-film transistors (TFTs) is far behind the n-type counterparts. Here, p-type CuAlO2 thin films were deposited by spin coating and annealed in nitrogen atmosphere at diffe...

    Authors: Shuang Li, Xinan Zhang, Penglin Zhang, Xianwen Sun, Haiwu Zheng and Weifeng Zhang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:259

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  42. Content type: Nano Express

    A novel isotype heterojunction ultraviolet photodetector was fabricated by growing n-ZnO nanorod arrays on n-GaN thin films and then spin-coated with graphene quantum dots (GQDs). Exposed to UV illumination wi...

    Authors: Deshuai Liu, Hui-Jun Li, Jinrao Gao, Shuang Zhao, Yuankun Zhu, Ping Wang, Ding Wang, Aiying Chen, Xianying Wang and Junhe Yang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:261

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  43. Content type: Nano Idea

    In this work, Ag3PO4 microparticles were decorated onto the surface of BiFeO3 microcuboids through a precipitation method to obtain p-Ag3PO4/n-BiFeO3 heterojunction composites. The composites were employed for th...

    Authors: Lijing Di, Hua Yang, Tao Xian and Xiujuan Chen

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:257

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  44. Content type: Nano Express

    A novel wireless immunosensor is developed for the ultra-sensitive detection of carcinoembryonic antigen. The optimum dimension of the microchips, as magnetoelastic sensitive units, was evaluated by simulation...

    Authors: Yixia Zhang, Xing Guo, Lu Fan, Qiang Zhang and Shengbo Sang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:258

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  45. Content type: Nano Express

    With development in the synthesis of shape- and size-dependent gold (Au) nanostructures (NSs) and their applications in nanomedicine, one of the biggest challenges is to understand the interaction of these sha...

    Authors: Sulalit Bandyopadhyay, Birgitte H. McDonagh, Gurvinder Singh, Karthik Raghunathan, Axel Sandvig, Ioanna Sandvig, Jens-Petter Andreassen and Wilhelm R. Glomm

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:254

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  46. Content type: Nano Express

    Taking advantages of reticular proteins and reductive groups on the surface, eggshell membrane (ESM) was selected to synthesize MnO2 nanoparticles from potassium permanganate through a super simple way in which E...

    Authors: Qi Wang, Chunlei Ma, Jianke Tang, Cuihong Zhang and Lihua Ma

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:255

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