Nanomaterials — Editors

Editor

Prof. Dr. Shirley Chiang
Editor-in-Chief
Department of Physics, University of California Davis, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616-5270, USA
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Interests: nanotechnology; nanomaterials; surface microscopy; surface physics and chemistry; scanning probe microscopy (STM, AFM, ultrahigh vacuum); low energy electron microscopy (LEEM); x-ray photoemission spectroscopy (XPS); metals on semiconductors; graphene, adsorption on surfaces; surface phase transitions
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Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Hans Agren
Division of Theoretical Chemistry and Biology, School of Biology, Royal Institute of Technology, SE-10609 Stocholm, Sweden
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Interests: theorectial chemistry; quantum-classical modelling; light-matter interaction; spectroscopy; nanobiotechnology; plasmonic and upconverting nanoparticles
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanostructured Solar Cells
Prof. Dr. Jordi Arbiol
1. Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2), CSIC and BIST, Campus UAB, Bellaterra, 08193 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
2. ICREA, Pg. Lluís Companys 23, 08010 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
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Interests: nanowires; electron microscopy; nanostructures; growth mechanisms
Prof. Dr. François Baneyx
Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Washington, Box 351750, Seattle, WA 98195-1750, USA
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Interests: nanobiotechnology; protein aided nanomanufacturing; hybrid nanostructures; molecular biomimetics; organic-inorganic interface
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Trends of Nanomaterials in Life Sciences
Prof. Dr. Mikhael Bechelany
Institut Européen des Membranes de Montpellier(IEMM, UMR 5635, UM, ENSCM, CNRS)Place Eugène Bataillon 34095 MONTPELLIER Cedex 5, France
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Interests: atomic layer deposition; ultrathin film; graphene; nanotubes; nanowires; boron nitride; electrospinning; membranes; sensors; biosensors; water treatment; energy; electrodes; tissue engineering; drug delivery
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Design of Nanostructured Materials by Atomic Layer Deposition and Its Applications
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Functional Nanomaterials by Electrospinning
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Boron Nitride Nanostructures
Prof. Dr. Giovanni Benelli
Department of Agriculture, Food and Environment, University of Pisa, Via del Borghetto 80, 56124, Pisa, Italy
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Interests: arthropod vectors; entomology; insect control; mosquitoes; nano-synthesis; nanoparticles; nano-pesticides; nanotechnology; non-target effects; ticks; aggression; behavioral asymmetries; courtship; ecology; entomology; insects; laterality; lateralization; mites; parasitology; vectors
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Special Issue in Agriculture: Pollination and Agriculture
Special Issue in International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health: Together in the Fight against Arthropod-Borne Diseases: A One Health Perspective
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Green Synthesis of Nanomaterials
Prof. Dr. Werner Blau
Department of Physics, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Interests: Nanocarbon, including Carbon Nanotubes, Graphene and Fullerenes; 2D Nanosheets, including TMDC, Phosphorene , Antimonene; Nanophotonics, including visible and infrared spectroscopy, ultrafast time-resolved spectroscopy, nonlinear optics, optical limiting and saturable absorption; Nanomaterials applications in photonics, renewable energy and biomedical devices
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Special Issue in Materials: Carbon Nanotubes: Synthesis, Characterization and Applications
Special Issue in Polymers: Carbon Nanotubes: Synthesis, Characterization and Applications
Special Issue in Materials: Carbon Nanotubes
Prof. Dr. Mathias Brust
Department of Chemistry, University of Liverpool, Crown Street, Liverpool L69 7ZD, UK
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Interests: metal nanoparticles; biomimetic nanotechnology; nanomedicine; electrochemistry; catalysis
Prof. Andreu Cabot
1. Catalonia Institute for Energy Research - IREC, Jardins de les Dones de Negre 1, Pl 2, 08930, Sant Adria de Besos, Barcelona, Spain
2. ICREA, Pg. Lluís Companys 23, 08010 Barcelona, Spain
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Interests: nanomaterials, nanotechnology, energy, photovoltaics, thermoelectrics, catalysis, photocatalysis, colloids
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanostructured Materials for Thermoelectrics
Prof. Carlos R. Cabrera
University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus, Department of Chemistry, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00931
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Interests: Environmental Nanotechnology; Electrocatalysis; DNA Biosensors; Microbial Fuel Cells; Surface Analysis; Electron Microscopy; X-ray Spectroscopy
Prof. Chih-hung (Alex) Chang
School of Chemical, Biological, and Environmental Engineering, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331-4003, USA
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Interests: thin film transsitors; photovoltaics; integrated chemical systems; nanomaterials; phase equilibria
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Special Issue in Micromachines: Synthesis, Assembly and Functional Application of Nanomaterials in Microsystems
Special Issue in Coatings: Nanostructured Thin Films
Prof. Dr. Guanying Chen
1 School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, China
2 Institute for Lasers, Photonics and Biophotonics,University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14260-3000, USA
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Interests: biophotonics; nanomaterials; nanostructured solar cells; nanomedcine
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanostructured Solar Cells
Prof. Dr. Yuan Chen
School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Faculty of Engineering & Information Technologies, The University of Sydney, Australia
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Interests: carbon nanomaterial; carbon nanotube; graphene; catalysis; nanotoxicology; supercapacitor
Prof. Dr. Helmut Cölfen
Physical Chemistry, Universität Konstanz, Universitätsstraße 10, Box 714, D-78457 Konstanz, Germany
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Interests: nucleation; nanoparticle self organization; non classical crystallization; mesocrystals; biomineralization; nanoparticle analysis by fractionating methods
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Special Issue in Crystals: Selected Papers from "The Sixth Annual Conference of Chinese Crystallographic Society"
Prof. Dr. Larry Dalton
Center for Nanotechnology, Bagley Hall 202, University of Washington Seattle, WA 98195-1700, USA
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Interests: silicon nanophotonics; nanoplasmonics; nano-engineered soft matter; nano-imprint lithography; nanophotonics; nano-optics; sub-wavelength optics; electro-optic materials; optoelectronic materials; quantum and statistical mechanical methods metamaterials nanocomposites phase-separating block copolymers nanoelectronics photonic/electronic integration; nanosensors lattice dimensionality
Prof. Dr. Antonio Di Bartolomeo
Physics Department “E. R. Caianiello”, University of Salerno, 84084 Fisciano, Salerno, Italy
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Interests: electrical and optical properties of 2D materials, graphene, carbon nanotubes, and composite materials; field effect transistors with graphene and non-carbon-based 2D materials; Van der Waals heterojunctions of 2D layered materials and their applications, such as photodetectors, solar cells and chemical sensors; non-volatile memories; CMOS technologies; FinFETs; solid-state radiation detectors; field emission
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Graphene and Nanotube Based Devices
Special Issue in Sustainability: The Applications of Graphene and 2D Layered Materials
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Field Emission from Graphene and other Nanostructures
Special Issue in Materials: Recent Advances in 2D Nanomaterials
Prof. Dr. Ana María Díez-Pascual
Analytical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Department, Faculty of Biology, Environmental Sciences and Chemistry, Alcalá University, Alcalá de Henares, Spain
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Interests: nanomaterials; polymers; nanocomposites; inorganic nanoparticles; antibacterial agents; surfactants; interphases
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Antibacterial Activity of Nanomaterials
Special Issue in Polymers: Nanoparticle-Reinforced Polymers
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Synthesis and Applications of Biopolymer Composites
Special Issue in Polymers: Antimicrobial Polymer-Based Materials for Food Packaging Applications
Dr. Nikolaos Dimitratos
School of Chemistry, Cardiff Catalysis Institute, Cardiff University, Main Building, Park Place, Cardiff, Wales, CF10 3AT, UK
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Interests: Heterogeneous catalysis; Catalysis for energy; H2 production; CO2 transformation to methanol; supported metal nanoparticles; Heteropolyacids; Biomass conversion; Bifunctional catalysts, Size and shape control of metal colloids; In situ and operando spectroscopy; advanced characterisation using Synchrotron and Neutron techniques
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Special Issue in Materials: Nanoparticle Synthesis and Applications in Catalysis
Special Issue in Molecules: Bimetallic Catalysis
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanostructure Metal Alloys for the Transformation of Biomass
Prof. Dr. Jiye (James) Fang
Department of Chemistry, State University of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, NY 13902-6000, USA
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Interests: synthesis of shape- and size-controlled metallic nanocrystals and their electrocatalytic applications in fuel cells (both anode and cathode); self-assembly and superstructure of nanopolyhedra (both single- and binary compositions); synthesis of semiconductor nanocrystals and their thermoelectric/photovoltaic applications; synthesis of 1D and core-shell structured functional nanomaterials; high-pressure exploration of nanopolyhedron-based superlattices
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Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: From Molecules to Nanomaterials
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: From Molecules to Nanomaterials
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanomaterials for Energy and Sustainability Applications
Prof. Dr. Hicham Fenniri
Department of Chemical Engineering, Northeastern University, 313 Snell Engineering Center, 360 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
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Interests: nanotechnology for biomedical applications; nanoscale materials for drug delivery; and cell therapeutics and regenerative medicine
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanofibrous Scaffolds for Biomedical Application
Prof. Dr. Eleonore Fröhlich
Center for Medical Research, Medical University of Graz, Stiftingtalstr 24, Graz A-8010, Austria
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Interests: biological and toxicological evaluation of nanoparticles; development of physiologically relevant in-vitro models; cytotoxicity of Nanoparticles
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Cytotoxicity of Nanoparticles
Prof. Dr. Hermenegildo García
Instituto Universitario de Tecnología Química CSIC‐UPV, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Av. De los Naranjos s/n, 46022 Valencia, Spain
Center of Excellence for Advanced Materials Research, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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Interests: catalysis; solar fuels; graphene
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanoparticles for Catalysis
Prof. (Em.) Aharon Gedanken
Department of Chemistry, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan 52900, Israel
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Interests: NanoChemistry, Sonochemistry, Sonochemical Coatings, Antibacterial Nanoparticles, Reactions under Microwave Radiation, Conversion of Biomass to Biofuels, Carbon-Dots, Metal Doped Carbon Dots
Prof. Dr. Justin Gooding
School of Chemistry and Australian Centre for NanoMedicine, The University of New South Wales Sydney, NSW, 2052 Australia
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Interests: electrochemical sensors; DNA sensors; metal ion sensors; carbon nanotubes; surface modification; self-assembled monolayers; cell chips; electron transfer; porous silicon
Prof. Dr. Jianguo Guan
Changjiang Scholar Distinguished Professor, State Key Laboratory of Advanced Technology for Materials Synthesis and Processing, Wuhan University of Technology, China
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Interests: functional nanocomposite materials; photonic crystals; micro-/nanomotors; metamaterials
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Special Issue in Micromachines: Selected Papers from 2017 International Conference on Micro/Nanomachines
Special Issue in Micromachines: Micro/Nanomotors 2018
Prof. Dr. Yurii K. Gun'ko
School of Chemistry, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
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Interests: quantum dots; magnetic nanomaterials; carbon nanomaterials; nano-bio-technology; biological imaging
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Magnetic Nanomaterials
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanoparticles in Bioimaging
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Biological Applications of Magnetic Nanoparticles
Prof. Dr. Gang Guo
State Key Laboratory of Biotherapy and Cancer Center, Sichuan University
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Interests: Tissue engineering; Drug delivery; Electrospinning; Hydrogel; Nanomedcine
Prof. Zafar Iqbal
Department of Chemistry and Environmental Science, New Jersey Institute of Technology, University Heights, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
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Interests: plasma synthesis; biological fuel cells; organic solar cells; Raman spectroscopy; chromatic sensors; electrochemistry
Dr. Yoshihiro Ito
Nano Medical Engineering Laboratory, RIKEN, 2-1 Hirosawa, Saitama 351-0198, Japan
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Interests: nanomedicine; drug delivery; self-assembly; nanoparticles; colloids and surfaces; surface functionalisation; synthesis methods; energy conversion
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Selected Papers from ICMAT Symposium M “Advanced Nano and Polymeric Materials for Biological and Health Care Applications”
Prof. Dr. Robert W. Kelsall
School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
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Interests: nanostructured semiconductor devices; electronic, optical and thermal properties; device design and simulation; silicon-based photonic components and systems
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Silicon-based Nanomaterials: Technology and Applications
Prof. Dr. José María Lagarón
Institute of Agrochemistry and Food Technology (IATA)-CSIC, Avda. Agustín Escardino, 7, Paterna 46980, Spain
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Interests: Biopolymers, Nanomaterials, Antimicrobials, Encapsulation, High Barrier Materials
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanomaterials to Enhance Food Quality, Safety, and Health Impact
Prof. Dr. Sebastien Lecommandoux
Laboratoire de Chimie des Polymères Organiques (LCPO), Bordeaux-INP, Université de Bordeaux, CNRS, 16 avenue Pey Berland, 33607 Pessac cedex, France
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Interests: block copolymer self-assembly; stimuli-responsive nanostructures; polymersomes; hybrid polymer/nanoparticles structures; therapeutic applications; drug delivery systems; theranostics
Dr. Jian Liu
School of Engineering, Faculty of Applied Science, University of British Columbia, 1137 Alumni Ave, Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7, Canada
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Interests: advanced nanofabrication techniques; atomic/molecular layer deposition (ALD/MLD); lithium-ion battery; next-generation batteries (Li-S, Na-ion); nanomaterials and nanotechnology
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanomaterials and Nanofabrication for Electrochemical Energy Storage
Prof. Dr. John H. T. Luong
Analytical and Biological Chemistry Research Facility, University College Cork, College Road, Cork, Ireland
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Interests: chemical/physical synthesis; laser ablation; surface chemistry; bioconjugation; biosensing; immunoassays; DNA; aptamers
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Emerging Applications of Cellulose Nanocrystal and Its Composites
Prof. Paul F. McMillan
Department of Chemistry, Christopher Ingold Building, University College London, 20 Gordon Street, London, UK
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Interests: Solid state inorganic/materials chemistry; high pressure-high temperature research; amorphous solids and liquids; optical spectroscopy; synchrotron X-ray and neutron scattering; mineral physics/geochemistry; high-pressure biology/biophysics; physical techniques applied to biomedical science; energy science; nanomaterials; functional properties
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Graphitic Carbon Nitride Nanostructures: Catalysis and Beyond
Prof. Arben Merkoçi
Nanobioelectronics & Biosensors Group, Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2), Campus de la UAB, 08193 Bellaterra (Barcelona), Spain
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Interests: nanobiosensors; nanoparticles; graphene; electrochemistry; nanomedicine; lab-on-a-chip; microfluidics; paper-based sensors; nanomotors
Dr. habil. Yogendra Kumar Mishra
Functional Nanomaterials, Institute for Materials Science, Kiel University, Kaiserstr. 2, D-24143, Kiel, Germany
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Interests: hybrid inorganic nanomaterials; semiconductors; oxides; nitrides; plamonics; sensing; biomaterials; photocatalysis; porous materials; 3D nanotechnology
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Hybrid Nanomaterials for Future Technologies
Professor Thomas Nann
School of Chemical and Physical Sciences, The MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology, Victoria University of Wellington, PO Box 600, Wellington 6140, New Zealand
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Interests: nanoparticles; colloids and surfaces; surface functionalisation; synthesis methods; spectroscopy; electrochemistry; transmission electron microscopy; energy conversion; water splitting; drug delivery; nanomedicine
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Conference on Nanomaterials 2011
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanomaterials in Energy Conversion and Storage
Prof. Dr. Günter Oberdörster
Department of Environmental Medicine, University of Rochester, Elmwood Avenue, Med. Ctr. Box 850, MRBx Bldg., Rochester, NY 14642, USA
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Interests: inhalation toxicology; nanomaterials; aerosol characterization; pulmonary effects; biokinetics; secondary organ effects; dosimetry of inhaled substances; extrapolation modeling animals to humans; risk assessment
Prof. Dr. Barbara Onida
Department of Applied Science and Technology, Politecnico di Torino Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24, 10129 Torino - Italy
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Interests: Surface Chemistry, Nanoporous Materials, Drug Delivery, Environmental Chemistry, Sustainable Pharmaceutical Technologies
Dr. Eva Pellicer
Ramon y Cajal Researcher, Gnm3 group, Physics Department, Cc (C3/210) building, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, E-08193 Bellaterra, Spain
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Interests: electrodeposition; metallic micro- and nanostructures; ordered mesoporous metal oxides; nanocasting; magnetic properties; electrocatalytic properties
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Ordered Mesoporous Nanomaterials
Special Issue in Metals: Nanoporous Metallic Alloys
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Frontiers in Mesoporous Nanomaterials
Special Issue in Coatings: Thin Films and Patterned Structures by Electrochemical Methods
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Multifunctional Metallic Nanomaterials
Dr. Jorge Pérez-Juste
Departamento de Quimica Fisica, Universidade de Vigo, 36310 Vigo, Spain
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Interests: nanoparticles; surface functionalisation; synthesis methods; self-assembly; biosensors; catalysis
Prof. Dr. Nicola Pinna
Humboldt-Universitat zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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Interests: Sol-Gel Chemistry; nanoparticles; thin films; energy materials
Prof. Dr. Candido Fabrizio Pirri
Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Center for Sustainable Future Technologies CSFT, Corso Trento21, 10129 Torino, Italy
Politecnico di Torino, Dipartimento di Scienza Applicata e Tecnologia, C.so Duca Degli Abruzzi 24, 10129 Torino, Italy
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Interests: Nanotechnologies applied to biological systems (in particular sensors, lab on chip and organ on chip); Graphene and 2D materials for energy and environment (solar cells, supercapacitors); Nanomaterials for microelectronics; Nanomaterials and nanostructures for CO2 trapping and reduction; Multifunctional nanocomposites for 3D printing
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Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Nanostructures for Single Photon Emitters
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Multifunctional Nanocomposites in 3D Printing Technologies
Prof. Dr. Laura Prati
Dipartimento di Chimica, Università degli Studi di Milano, Via Golgi 19, I-20133 Milano, Italy
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Interests: metal nanoparticles; bimetallic structures; carbon based materials; heterogeneous catalysis; biomass transformation
Dr. Stephen Ralph
School of Chemistry, University of Wollongong, New South Wales, 2522, Australia
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Interests: applications of conducting polymers and carbon nanotubes; membrane filtration; inorganic chemistry
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Frontiers in Nucleic Acid Nanotechnology
Prof. Dr. Seeram Ramakrishna
National University of Singapore, CREATE Research Wing, Level 3, 1 Create Way, Singapore 138602
Center for Nanofibers and Nanotechnology, Department of Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore, CREATE Research Wing, Level 3, 1 Create Way, Singapore 138602
Guangdong-Hongkong-Macau Institute of CNS Regeneration (GHMICR), Jinan University, Guangzhou 510632, China
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Interests: nanofibers; nanoparticles; biomaterials
Prof. Dr. Vincent T. Remcho
Department of Chemistry, Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon 97331-4003, USA
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Interests: flow-based nanomaterials synthesis; microfluidic systems for chemical analysis; applications of nanomaterials in energy storage and harvesting
Prof. Dr. Andrey Rogach
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, City University of Hong Kong
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Interests: synthesis, assembly and optical spectroscopy of colloidal semiconductor and metal nanocrystals and their hybrid structures, and their use for energy-related applications
Prof. Dr. Sohrab Rohani
Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Thompson Engineering Building, Room TEB 457, Western University, Canada
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Interests: nano zeolites; metal organic frameworks (MOFs); zeolitic imidazolate frameworks (ZIFs); mesoporous materials; TiO2 nanotubes and nanoparticles; and preparation of super-hydrophobic surfaces
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Special Issue in Molecules: Crystallization of Pharmaceuticals
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanosized Zeolites and their Applications
Prof. Vincent Rotello
Department of Chemistry, 710 North Pleasant St., University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003 USA
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Interests: nanotechnology; nanoparticles; supramolecular chemistry; nanomedicine
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Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Molecular Self-Assembly
Dr. Olivier Sandre
Laboratoire de Chimie des Polymères Organiques (LCPO), Bordeaux-INP, Université de Bordeaux, CNRS, 16 avenue Pey Berland, 33607 Pessac cedex, France
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Interests: magnetic nanoparticles; superparamagnetic MRI contrast agents; magnetic hyperthermia; self-assembled copolymer micelles and vesicles (polymersomes); hybrid organic (e.g. polymer)/inorganic nanostructures; drug releasing nanoplatforms; nanomaterials study by neutron scattering
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Magnetic Nanoparticles in Biological Applications
Prof. Dr. Sudipta Seal
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, College of Medicine, Advanced Materials Processing Analysis Center, Nanoscience Technology Center, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL 32816, USA
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Interests: rare earths; oxides; nano-micro; nanomedicine; sensors; surface engineering; materials in general; energy; catalysis
Prof. Dr. Alexander M. Seifalian
UCL Centre for Nanotechnology and Regenerative Medicine, University College London, London, UK
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Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Artificial Organs
Prof. Dr. David Sellmyer
Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE 68588, USA
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Interests: nanomagnetism, magnetic nanoparticles, Heusler compounds
Prof. Subramanian Tamil Selvan
Department of Chemistry, Myongji University, Yongin 449-728 (South Korea)
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Interests: nanoparticles; quantum dots; multifunctional nanoparticles; bioimaging; biosensing; drug delivery; neurodegenerative nanomedicine; batteries; solar cells
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanoparticles in Theranostics
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Selected Papers from ICMAT Symposium M “Advanced Nano and Polymeric Materials for Biological and Health Care Applications”
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanomaterials for Biosensing, Bioimaging and Therapy: From Cancer to Alzheimer's Disease
Prof. Dr. Karthik Shankar
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2V4 Canada
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Interests: electrochemical anodization, TiO2 nanotube arrays, TiO2 nanowire arrays, Microtubules, CO2 photoreduction, microwave-nanomaterial interactions
Prof. Dr. Mo Song
Department of Materials, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU, UK
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Interests: polymer/nanoclay/carbon nanotube/exfoliated graphite nanocomposites; conductive polymer materials for thermal management and electronics; functionalized mesoporous materials; functional nanostructured material coatings; physics and chemistry of carbon nanotube and graphene; chitosan-based biopolymers; computer simulation of polymers; modern thermal analysis of polymers; light weight polymer nanocomposite amour; carbon based nanostructured materials for energy storage
Prof. Dr. Jordi Sort
1 Departament de Física, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, E-08193 Bellaterra, Spain
2 Institució Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avançats (ICREA), Pg. Lluís Companys 23, E-08010 Barcelona, Spain
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Interests: metallic alloys; composite materials; nanomaterials; biomaterials; thin films; nanoporous materials; surface treatments; mechanical performance; magnetism
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Materials: Titanium Materials for Biomedical Application 2013
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Ordered Mesoporous Nanomaterials
Special Issue in Metals: Nanoporous Metallic Alloys
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Frontiers in Mesoporous Nanomaterials
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Multifunctional Metallic Nanomaterials
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Permanent and Long-Term Biodegradable Biomaterials
Prof. Dr. Adolfo Speghini
Department of Biotechnology, University of Verona Strada Le Grazie 15, Verona, Italy
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Interests: multifunctional nanostructures for biotechnology and nanomedicine; nanothermometry; hybrid organic-inorganic nanoparticles; colloidal chemistry; lanthanide activated nanomaterials
Prof. Dr. Gyaneshwar P. Srivastava
School of Physics, University of Exeter, Exeter, EX4 4QL, UK
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Interests: electronic band structure; phonon modes; electron-phonon interaction; phonon-phonon interaction; thermal conductivity; nanophononics; thermoelectric materials
Prof. Dr. Robert L. Tanguay
Department of Environmental and Molecular Toxicology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331-4003, USA
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Interests: Zebrafish, Developmental Toxicology, Systems Toxicology, Neurotoxic ology, Nanotoxicology
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanotoxicology
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Advancements in Nanotoxicology
Special Issue in Toxics: Zebrafish as a Model for Assessing Chemical Toxicity
Dr. Vijay Kumar Thakur
Enhanced Composites & Structures Centre, Cranfield University, Cranfield MK43 0AL, UK
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Interests: synthesis and surface functionalization of carbon based materials and polymer/nanomaterials; nanostructured carbon materials (graphene, nanotubes, nanofibers, and nano diamond); bio-based polymers and composites; dielectric/electronic materials; engineered nanomaterials; hydrogels; polymer electrolytes; mechanical properties; polymer nanocomposites and advanced applications in automotive, aerospace, energy storage and biomedical field
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in C: Surface Modification of Carbon Nanotubes
Special Issue in C: Graphene Nanocomposite for Advanced Applications
Special Issue in Energies: Dielectric Materials for Energy Storage
Special Issue in C: Carbon Nanotube and Applications
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Carbon nanostructure for energy storage and conversion
Special Issue in Journal of Composites Science: Self-Repairing Composites
Special Issue in Journal of Manufacturing and Materials Processing: Manufacturing of Polymer Composites
Prof. Dr. Michael Tiemann
Department of Chemistry, Paderborn University, Warburger Str. 100, D-33098 Paderborn, Germany
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Interests: nanomaterials; porous materials; gas sensors; humidity sensors; metal-organic frameworks; proton conductors; catalysis; photocatalysis; magnetic materials; porous films
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Special Issue in Sensors: Gas Sensors - 2010
Special Issue in Sensors: Gas Sensors - 2013
Special Issue in Sensors: Gas Sensors—Designs and Applications
Prof. Dr. Richard Tilley
Electron Microscope Unit, Mark Wainwright Analytical Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
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Interests: nanoparticle research; electron microscopy
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Conference on Nanomaterials 2011
Prof. Dr. Tito Trindade
Chemistry Department and CICECO- Aveiro Institute of Materials, University of Aveiro, Portugal
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Interests: inorganic nanoparticles; quantum dots; Raman spectroscopy; magnetic nanosorbents; surface chemistry
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Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Raman Imaging Methods for Nanomaterials and Bioapplications
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Green Nanotechnologies for Water Remediation Processes
Dr. Suresh Valiyaveettil
Department of Chemistry, National University of Singapore, 3 Science Drive 3 Singapore 117543, Singapore
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Interests: polymer synthesis and characterization; biomaterials; synthesis and characterisation of nanomaterials; nanotoxicity and nanosafety; materials for water purification
Prof. Dr. María Vallet-Regí
Department of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Complutense University. 28040 Madrid, Spain
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Interests: Biomaterials for bone regeneration,Bioceramics with antimicrobial applications, Stimulus-response systems for gene transfer, osteoporosis treatments and solid tumors
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Special Issue in Materials: Selected papers from EUROMAT 2017 Conference—Biomaterials
Prof. Dr. Rajender S. Varma
1. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, ORD National Risk Management Research Laboratory, Water Systems Division/Water Resources Recovery Branch, 26 West M.L.K. Dr., MS 443, Cincinnati, OH 45268, USA
2. Regional Centre of Advanced Technologies and Materials, Faculty of Science, Palacky University, Olomouc, Šlechtitelů 11, 783 71 Olomouc, Czech Republic
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Interests: organic chemistry; nanotechnology; synthetic organic chemistry; heterogeneous atalysis; synthetic heterocyclic chemistry; nano-catalysis; microwave assisted organic synthesis
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Greener and Sustainable Chemistry
Special Issue in Applied Sciences: Nano-Catalysts and Their Applications
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Sustainable Nanoparticles - Their Synthesis and Catalytic Applications
Prof. Dr. Krasimir Vasilev
Mawson Institute and School of Engineering, Mawson Lakes Campus, University of South Australia, Mawson Lakes SA 5095, Australia
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Interests: Antibacterial coatings; biomaterials; medical devices; plasma polymers; surface modification; biointerfaces; drug delivery; nanomaterials
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Plasma Nanoengineering and Nanofabrication
Special Issue in Molecules: Antibacterial Materials and Coatings
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanoengineered Interfaces, Coatings and Structures by Plasma Techniques
Special Issue in Molecules: Antibacterial Materials and Coatings 2018
Dr. Alberto Villa
Dipartimento di Chimica, Università degli Studi di Milano, Via Golgi 19, I-20133 Milano, Italy
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Interests: metal nanoparticles; heterogeneous catalysis; nanostructured metal oxides; functionalized carbons; metal carbides; biomass transformation
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Materials: Nanoparticle Synthesis and Applications in Catalysis
Special Issue in Nanomaterials: Nanostructure Metal Alloys for the Transformation of Biomass
Prof. Dr. Huanting Wang
Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria 3800, Australia
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Interests: nanoporous materials; nanocomposite materials; separation membranes; fuel cells, and water treatment
Prof. Dr. Lianzhou Wang
ARC Centre of Excellence for Functional Nanomaterials, School of Chemical Engineering, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, QLD 4072 Australia
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Interests: nanomaterial synthesis, self-assembly processes, new materials for applications inphotocatalysis, solar cells, electrochemistry, and environmental purification
Prof. Shin-Tson Wu
College of Optics & Photonics, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL 32816-2700, USA
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Interests: advanced displays, LCDs, quantum dots, perovskites, OLEDs, augmented reality and virtual reality, adaptive lenses for optical imaging, light field displays, spatial light modulators for wavefront correction, laser beam control
Prof. Dr. Baoshan Xing
Stockbridge School of Agriculture, College of Natural Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 01003, USA
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Interests: environmental & soil chemistry; sorption of organic contaminants; engineered nanoparticles; biochar characterization and use
Prof. Dr. Bing Yan
School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Shandong University, Jinan 250100, China
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Interests: nanomedicine; nanotoxicity; cancer therapy; drug discovery; drug resistance; combinatorial chemistry; analytical sciences
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Bioactive Nanoparticles (special issue)
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Bioactive Nanoparticles 2012
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Bioactive Nanoparticles 2013
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Bioactive Nanoparticles 2014
Topical Collection in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Bioactive Nanoparticles
Special Issue in International Journal of Molecular Sciences: Cellular Toxicity of Nanoparticles
Prof. Félix Zamora
Departamento de Química Inorgánica, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
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Interests: 2D Materials, MOFs, COFs, and molecular wires based on metal-organic compounds
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Polymers: Coordination Polymers: New Materials for Multiple Applications
Prof. Dr. Hua Chun Zeng
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, National University of Singapore
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Interests: Nanomaterials and Nanocatalysts
Prof. Dr. Miqin Zhang
Departments of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Washington, 302L Roberts Hall, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
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Interests: nanomaterials; nanoparticles; nanomedicine; nanobiotechnology; nanomaterials processing; biomaterials; drug delivery; cancer imaging; cancer treatment; surface modification; tissue engineering; biosensor; micro/nano devices
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