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  1. Content type: Nano Express

    In this study, glycyrrhetinic acid (GA) liposomes were successfully prepared using lyophilization monophase solution method. Preformulation studies comprised evaluation of solubility of soybean phosphatidylcho...

    Authors: Tingting Liu, Wenquan Zhu, Cuiyan Han, Xiaoyu Sui, Chang Liu, Xiaoxing Ma and Yan Dong

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:324

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  2. Content type: Nano Express

    Verapamil is a calcium channel blocker and highly effective in the treatment of hypertension, angina pectoris, and other diseases. However, the drug has a low bioavailability of 20 to 35% due to the first pass...

    Authors: Arshad Ali Khan, Ibrahim M. Abdulbaqi, Reem Abou Assi, Vikneswaran Murugaiyah and Yusrida Darwis

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:323

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  3. Content type: Nano Express

    In this paper, a silicon-based T-shape gate dual-source tunnel field-effect transistor (TGTFET) is proposed and investigated by TCAD simulation. As a contrastive study, the structure, characteristic, and analo...

    Authors: Shupeng Chen, Hongxia Liu, Shulong Wang, Wei Li, Xing Wang and Lu Zhao

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:321

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  4. Content type: Nano Express

    The inverse spin Hall effect induced by circularly polarized light has been observed in a GaAs/AlGaAs two-dimensional electron gas. The spin transverse force has been determined by fitting the photo-induced in...

    Authors: Jinling Yu, Xiaolin Zeng, Yumeng Wang, Lijia Xia, Shuying Cheng, Yonghai Chen, Yu Liu, Yunfeng Lai and Qiao Zheng

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:320

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  5. Content type: Nano Express

    Herein, a tumor-targeted multifunctional theranostic agent was synthetized using a facile method, combining four clinically approved materials: artesunate (Arte), human serum albumin (HSA), folic acid (FA), an...

    Authors: Hainan Yang, Zaijia Liu, Xufeng Li, Zhenfeng Zhang, Deji Chen and Hui Lian

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:319

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  6. Content type: Nano Express

    Memory devices with bilayer CeO2−x/ZnO and ZnO/CeO2−x heterostructures sandwiched between Ti top and Pt bottom electrodes were fabricated by RF-magnetron sputtering at room temperature. N-type semiconductor mater...

    Authors: Muhammad Ismail, Ijaz Talib, Anwar Manzoor Rana, Tahira Akbar, Shazia Jabeen, Jinju Lee and Sungjun Kim

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:318

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  7. Content type: Nano Express

    The nanomaterial composition of nanoparticles and their protein adsorption in the blood is of great significance in the design of drug-loaded nanoparticles. To explore the interaction between the different sur...

    Authors: Liming Yuan, Yiting Cao, Qian Luo, Wenyu Yang, Xiaofeng Wu, Xiaoping Yang, Di Wu, Siyuan Tan, Ge Qin, Jia Zhou, Yue Zeng, Xinghua Chen, Xiaojun Tao and Qiufang Zhang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:317

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  8. Content type: Nano Express

    Silicon is widely used in semiconductor industry but has poor performance in near-infrared photoelectronic devices because of its high reflectance and band gap limit. In this study, two-step process, deep reac...

    Authors: Hao Zhong, Nasir Ilyas, Yuhao Song, Wei Li and Yadong Jiang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:316

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  9. Content type: Nano Express

    To address the growing challenges from drug-resistant microbes and tumor incidence, approaches are being undertaken to phytosynthesize metal nanoparticles, particularly silver nanoparticles, to get remedial me...

    Authors: Sandhanasamy Devanesan, Mohamad S AlSalhi, Radhakrishnan Vishnu Balaji, Amirtham Jacob A Ranjitsingh, Anis Ahamed, Akram A Alfuraydi, Fulwah Y AlQahtani, Fadilah S Aleanizy and Ahmed H Othman

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:315

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  10. Content type: Nano Express

    Nitrogen-doped microporous carbon spheres (NMCSs) are successfully prepared via carbonization and KOH activation of phenol-formaldehyde resin polymer spheres synthesized by a facile and time-saving one-step hy...

    Authors: Zhongguan Liang, Hao Liu, Jianping Zeng, Jianfei Zhou, Hongjian Li and Hui Xia

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:314

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  11. Content type: Nano Express

    Tunable-aspect ratio gold nanorods have been synthesized by a modified seed-mediated synthesis method. Ascorbic acid was employed as a shape controller to induce anisotropic growth, which made the aspect ratio...

    Authors: Pengwei Li, Yiduo Wu, Dingding Li, Xiaoxiao Su, Cuixian Luo, Ying Wang, Jie Hu, Gang Li, Huabei Jiang and Wendong Zhang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:313

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  12. Content type: Nano Express

    Highly uniformed decorations of Cu2O nanoparticles on the sidewalls of silicon nanowires (SiNWs) with high aspect ratio were prepared through a two-step electroless deposition at room temperature. Morphology evol...

    Authors: Chien-Hsin Tang, Po-Hsuan Hsiao and Chia-Yun Chen

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:312

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  13. Content type: Nano Express

    We report the fabrication and electrical performance of nanoscale vacuum channel transistor (NVCT) based on graphene. Ninety-nanometer-width vacuum nano-channel could be precisely fabricated with standard elec...

    Authors: Ji Xu, Zhuyan Gu, Wenxin Yang, Qilong Wang and Xiaobing Zhang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:311

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  14. Content type: Nano Express

    At present, numerous functional layers are introduced to improve the carrier injection and balance the carrier transport in organic light-emitting devices (OLEDs). Although it may be a good way to enhance the ...

    Authors: Xiaomei Peng, Haiwei Feng, Jiaxin Zhang, Shihao Liu, Letian Zhang and Wenfa Xie

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:310

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  15. Content type: Nano Express

    For effective application of electrospinning and electrospun fibrous meshes in wound dressing, we have in situ electrospun poly(vinyl pyrrolidone)/iodine (PVP/I), PVP/poly(vinyl pyrrolidone)-iodine (PVPI) comp...

    Authors: Guo-Sai Liu, Xu Yan, Fang-Fang Yan, Fu-Xing Chen, Long-Yun Hao, Shao-Juan Chen, Tao Lou, Xin Ning and Yun-Ze Long

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:309

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  16. Content type: Nano Express

    A subwavelength terahertz plasmonic waveguide based on bulk Dirac semimetal (BDS)-insulator-metal (BIM) structure is investigated, which indicates that there is an optimized frequency range with the better con...

    Authors: Yi Su, Qi Lin, Xiang Zhai and Ling-Ling Wang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:308

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  17. Content type: Nano Express

    To enhance the electrochemical performance of the lithium/sulfur batteries, a novel interlayer was prepared by coating the slurry of PPy/ZnO composite onto the surface of a separator. Owing to a three-dimensio...

    Authors: Fuxing Yin, Jun Ren, Yongguang Zhang, Taizhe Tan and Zhihong Chen

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:307

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  18. Content type: Nano Express

    The photovoltaic performance of axial and radial pin junction GaAs nanocone array solar cells is investigated. Compared with the cylinder nanowire arrays, the nanocone arrays not only improve the whole optical...

    Authors: Jinnan Zhang, Lingmei Ai, Xin Yan, Yao Wu, Wei Wei, Mingqian Zhang and Xia Zhang

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:306

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  19. 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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  20. Content type: Nano Express

    The deposition of amyloid-β (Aβ) plaques and formation of neurotoxic reactive oxygen species (ROS) is a significant pathological signature of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Herein, a novel strategy is reported for ...

    Authors: Licong Yang, Na Wang and Guodong Zheng

    Citation: Nanoscale Research Letters 2018 13:303

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  21. 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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  22. 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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  23. 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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  24. 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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  25. 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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  26. 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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  27. 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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  28. 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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  29. 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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  30. 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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  31. 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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  32. 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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  33. 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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  34. 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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  35. 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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  36. 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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  37. 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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  38. 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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  39. 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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  40. 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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  41. 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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  42. 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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  43. 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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  44. 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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  45. 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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