Volume 13

Issue 04,2020

(35 articles)


Lifei Liu1,2, Jianling Zhang1,2,3 (*), Xiuniang Tan1,2, Bingxing Zhang1,2, Jinbiao Shi1,2, Xiuyan Cheng1,2, Dongxing Tan1,2, Buxing Han1,2,3, Lirong Zheng4, and Fanyu Zhang1,2

Here we propose a supercritical fluid (SCF) method for the construction of TiO2/covalent organic framework (COF) heterojunction, which bridges the paths for photo-excited charge transformation and exhibits highly efficient H2 production under visible-light irradiation.
2020, 13(4): 983–988
Published: 14 March 2020

Natasha Logan1, Claire McVey1, Christopher Elliott1, and Cuong Cao1,2 (*)

Excellent stability and enhanced catalytic activity of oligo-ethylene glycol (OEG)-functionalised gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) combined with mercury (Hg2+) amalgamation can provide a low-cost, rapid, sensitive and versatile sensing approach for the detection of Hg2+ in various water samples, including harsh water matrices such as seawater.
2020, 13(4): 989–998
Published: 14 March 2020

Juan Jin1, Fang Yang1 (*), Bin Li1, Dong Liu2,3, Lihong Wu4, Yan Li1, and Ning Gu1 (*)

Micro/nanobubbles are greenly and efficiently fabricated by the self-assembly of lipids in the presence of free bubbles with temperature regulation.
2020, 13(4): 999–1007
Published: 11 April 2020

Wei Xiong1, Xin Cheng1, Ting Wang2, Yongsong Luo2, Jing Feng1, Siyu Lu3, Abdullah M. Asiri4, Wei Li1 (*), Zhenju Jiang1 (*), and Xuping Sun2 (*)

Co3HHTP2 nanoparticles act as an efficient catalyst for ambient electrochemical N2-to-NH3 fixation. When tested in 0.5 M LiClO4, such Co3HHTP2 achieves a large NH3 yield of 22.14 μg·h–1·mg–1cat. with a faradaic efficiency of 3.34% at –0.40 V versus the reversible hydrogen electrode.
2020, 13(4): 1008–1012
Published: 11 April 2020

Bo Yang1, Shan Zhou1, Jie Zeng1, Liping Zhang1, Runhao Zhang1, Kang Liang2, Lei Xie1, Bing Shao3, Shaoli Song4, Gang Huang5,6, Dongyuan Zhao1, Pu Chen7, and Biao Kong1 (*)

A super-assembled core–shell mesoporous silica-metal-polyphenol framework as a multimodal therapy nanoplatform with pH sensitive and photothermal property was developed.
2020, 13(4): 1013–1019
Published: 11 April 2020

Natalia Piergies1 (*), Alexandre Dazzi2, Ariane Deniset-Besseau2, Jérémie Mathurin2, Magdalena Owieja3, Czesawa Paluszkiewicz1, and Wojciech M. Kwiatek1

The tapping AFM-IR was applied for monitoring of the drug/metal monolayer interactions in nanoscale.
2020, 13(4): 1020–1028
Published: 14 April 2020

Dafang He1, Yi Yang1, Zhenmin Liu2, Jin Shao1, Jian Wu1, Shun Wang1, Liming Shen1 (*), and Ningzhong Bao1 (*)

A novel nanocomposite of hollow MoS2 nanocages dispersed on graphene network using a simple solvothermal-assisted assembly method were developed, and delivered a superior long-term cycling stability.
2020, 13(4): 1029–1034
Published: 14 April 2020

Qiuqin Huang1, Heqi Gao2, Shuming Yang1, Dan Ding2 (*), Zhenghuan Lin1 (*), and Qidan Ling3

Organic luminophores were incorporated into the 3D crosslinking skeleton of silica, by sol-gel method to produce a series of organic/inorganic hybrid nanocomposites exhibiting colorful and ultrastable afterglow of organic luminophores, and great potential and advantages in advanced anti-counterfeiting and bioimaging application.
2020, 13(4): 1035–1043
Published: 2 April 2020

Xuewei Zhao1, Yizeng Wu1, Yunsong Wang1, Huaisheng Wu1, Yawei Yang2, Zhipeng Wang1, Linxiu Dai1, Yuanyuan Shang2 (*), and Anyuan Cao1 (*)

Graphene quantum dots wrapped carbon nanotubes are used for for high-performance lithium-ion battery anodes.
2020, 13(4): 1044–1052
Published: 7 April 2020

Fang Li§, Boyi Xu§, Wen Yang, Zhaoyang Qi, Chao Ma, Yajuan Wang, Xuehong Zhang, Zhuoran Luo, Delang Liang, Dong Li (*), Ziwei Li (*), and Anlian Pan (*)

The vertically-stacked MoS2/MoSe2 heterostructures are successfully synthesized by vapor epitaxy to realize high-performance optoelectronic devices with enhanced electron mobility and remarkable photoresponse.
2020, 13(4): 1053–1059
Published: 16 April 2020