Editorial Board for section 'Synthesis, Interfaces and Nanostructures'

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Members (98)

Prof. Dr. Paolo M. Scrimin
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Section Editor-in-Chief
University of Padova, Padua, Italy
Interests: nanozymes; supramolecular cooperativity; gold nanoparticles; phosphate cleavage
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Prof. Dr. Jordi Arbiol
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Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia, (ICN2), CSIC and BISTCampus de la UAB, Edifici ICN2 08193 Bellaterra, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Interests: single atom recognition and localization in embedded quantum and nanostructures, development of methodologies to perform a direct correlation between the structure and elemental composition at the atomic scale and the physical properties at sub-nanometer scale, development of in-situ / in-operando experiments in the TEM to understand the physical and chemical phenomena promoting energy mechanisms
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Prof. Dr. Sivaram Arepalli
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Department of Materials Science and NanoEngineering, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005-1892, USA
Interests: lasers and flow diagnostics; aerothermo dynamics and plasma diagnostics; R&D of thermal protection materials; radiation protection; structural and vehicle health monitoring; nano materials; nano sensors and nano composites
Prof. Dr. Jose L. Arias *
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Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Technology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Granada, Campus Universitario de Cartuja s/n, 18071 Granada, Spain
Interests: active drug targeting; biomedical applications of colloids and nanoparticles; biopharmacy; drug absorption; drug delivery; drug release; formulation and evaluation of pharmaceutical dosage forms; hyperthermia-based anticancer treatment; in vivo fate of nanoplatforms; ligand–receptor interactions and nanoparticle endocytosis; long-circulating nanoparticles; magnetic colloids; nanoteranosis; passive drug targeting; PEGylated nanoparticles; pharmaceutical technology; pharmacokinetics; stimuli sensitive nanostructures; surface chemistry and interface science; surface functionalization of nanoparticles
* Associate Editor
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Dr. Jean-Charles Arnault
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Commissariat a L'Energie Atomique CEA, Diamond Sensors Laboratory, 91190 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Interests: nanodiamonds and surface modifications; surfaces & interfaces; surfaces and thin films characterization; materials for energy; diamond nucleation and epitaxy; interactions between plasma and surfaces
Dr. Snejana Bakardjieva
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Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Academy of Science of the Czech Republic, 25068 Rez, Czech Republic
Interests: plasmonic nanocomposites based on modified 1D and 2D TiO2 structures; MAX and MXenes nanolaminates for application in nuclear and harsh environments; aberration corrected transmission electron microscopy; electron crystallography
Prof. Dr. Alessandro Barge
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Dipartimento di Scienza e Tecnologia del Farmaco, Università di Torino, Via P. Giuria 9, 10125 Torino, Italy
Interests: organic synthesis; surface modification; carbon based nanomaterials; biosensors; bioconjugation
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Prof. Dr. Jake Barralet
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Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
Interests: biomaterials; tissue engineering; bioceramics; bone; wound healing
Dr. Ana M. Benito
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Instituto de Carboquimica (ICB), CSIC, C/Miguel Luesma Castán 4, E-50018 Zaragoza, Spain
Interests: graphene; carbon nanotubes; carbon dots; intrinsically conducting polymers (polythiophene, polyaniline, …); functionalization
Prof. Dr. Roberta Brayner
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Université de Paris, Interfaces, Traitements, Organisation et Dynamique des Systèmes - ITODYS, CNRS - UMR 7086, Bat. Lavoisier, 8eme étage, salle 820, 15 rue Jean de Baïf, CEDEX 13, 75205 Paris, FRANCE
Interests: synthesis of inorganic materials using the Polyol process; biosynthesis of nanomaterials using microalgae; toxicological impact of nanoparticles on photosynthetic microorganisms
Prof. Dr. Pierre-Francois Brevet
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Institut Lumière Matière, UMR 5306 CNRS and Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Lyon, France
Interests: nonlinear optics; nonlinear plasmonics; nanoparticles and nanoclusters; molecules and biomolecules for nonlinear optics; liquids; liquid surfaces and interfaces
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Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Cappelletti
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Dipartimento di Chimica, Universita' degli Studi Di Milano, via Golgi 19, 20133 Milano, Italy
Interests: surface modification and functionalization; wettability; nanomaterials; thin layer; cultural heritage protection; colloids and interfaces; photocatalysis and VOC sensing; advanced oxidation processes for environmental remediation; formulation technol-ogy
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Prof. Dr. Concepción Cascales
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Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid (ICMM),Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas CSIC.C/ Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz 3, 28049 Madrid, Spain
Interests: preparation of luminescent materials; single crystal X-ray diffraction; crystal field effects; ultrashort pulse lasers; lanthanide-based upconversion nanocrystals; UC-based nanothermometry
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Prof. Dr. Chih-Hung (Alex) Chang
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School of Chemical, Biological & Environmental Engineering, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
Interests: integrated chemical systems; thin film electronics; nanomaterials
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Dr. Jihua Chen
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Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN 37830, USA
Interests: polymer materials for energy storage; conjugated molecules; biomimetic materials
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Dr. Jørn Bolstad Christensen
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Department of Chemistry, University of Copenhagen, Thorvaldsensvej 40, DK-1871 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
Interests: dendrimers; organic synthesis; protective group chemistry
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Prof. Dr. Jeffery L. Coffer
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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX 76129 USA
Interests: nanoscale drug delivery; tissue engineering, porous nanomaterials; ‘smart’ biomaterials
Prof. Dr. Helmut Cölfen
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Physical Chemistry, Universität Konstanz, 78457 Konstanz, Germany
Interests: nucleation; nanoparticle self organization; non classical crystallization; mesocrystals; biomineralization; nanoparticle analysis by fractionating methods
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Dr. Miguel A. Correa-Duarte
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Department of Physical Chemistry, Center for Biomedical Research (CINBIO), Southern Galicia Institute of Health Research (IISGS), and Biomedical Research Networking Center for Mental Health (CIBERSAM), Universidade de Vigo, 36310 Vigo, Spain
Interests: nanoparticles; optical sensors; carbon nanotubes; multifunctional materials; nanoreactors; drug delivery; nanotechnology
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Prof. Dr. Alessandro De Giacomo
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1. CNR-NANOTEC, c/o Chemistry Department, University of Bari, 70126 Bari, Italy
2. Chemistry Department, University of Bari, 70126 Bari, Italy
Interests: laser plasmas; nanoparticles; plasmon enhanced photo-ablation; plasmonics; plasma processing for NPs production
Prof. Dr. Yiannis Deligiannakis
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Department of Physics, University of Ioannina, 45110 Ioannina, Greece
Interests: nanoscale physics (photosemiconductors, plasmonics); flame spray pyrolysis (FSP): preparation of metal-oxide, plasmonic, metallic, nanoheterostructures (Z-scheme nano-photocatalysts, nanocluster-nanoparticle hybrids); catalysis using nanomaterials; photocatalysis; H2 production; H2O splitting; CO2–photoreduction to liquid fuels; environmental technology using nanohybrids (arsenic remediation, nanoantioxidants, plasmonic heating, oxidative catalysis, environmental nanotoxicity); electron paramagnetic resonance spectroscopy (parallel-mode EPR, perpendicular-mode EPR high-temperature EPR, spin dynamics, EPR of nanomagnetic phases)
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Dr. Guy Deutscher
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School of Physics and Astronomy, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
Interests: superconductivity; granular materials; correlated electronic systems; thin films
Prof. Dr. Ovidiu Ersen
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IPCMS – Département Surfaces et Interfaces (DSI), Universite de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
Interests: metallic and carbon-based nanomaterials: physical properties and chemical reactivity; inorganic nanoparticles: synthesis, characterization and nanoscopic properties; heterogenous catalysts: structural properties, dynamic behavior and applications to catalysis; electron microscopy: structural analysis, 3D imaging, in-situ and environmental studies;in operando analysis: growth, nanostructuration and dynamical changes of nanomaterials in gas or liquid environment
Prof. Dr. James Evans
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Division of Chemical & Biological Sciences, Ames Laboratory, Ames, USA
Interests: stochastic modeling and kinetic Monte Carlo simulation; epitaxial thin film growth; coarsening of nanostructures; self-assembly and shape stability of metallic nanocrystals; catalytic nanomaterials
Dr. Damien Faivre
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Biosciences and Biotechnologies Institute of Aix-Marseille (BIAM), CEA Cadarache, 13108 Saint Paul lez Durance, France
Interests: iron oxides; biomineralization; microswimmers; active matter; nanoparticles
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Prof. Dr. Emiliano Fratini
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Department of Chemistry and CSGI, University of Florence, 50019 Florence, Italy
Interests: nanoscience and nanotechnology; colloid and interface science; physical chemistry of confinement; soft matter; cement hydration; nanoparticle assembly and analysis; physical chemistry; physical chemistry of formulations; self-assembly; biofuels, neutron and x-ray scattering
Dr. Henrich Frielinghaus
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Jülich Centre for Neutron Sciences at the Heinz Maier-Leibnitz Zentrum, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Lichtenbergstrasse 1, D-85747 Garching, Germany
Interests: soft matter; complex fluids; microemulsions; thin films; Li-ion batteries; hybrid solar cells; nanocomposites; nanomaterials; rheology; small angle scattering; neutron scattering; theoretical modelling
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Prof. Dr. Yanfeng Gao
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School of Materials Science and Engineering, Shanghai University, Shangda Rd 99, Shanghai 200444, China
Interests: thermochromic/electrochromic/gasochromic/photochromic powders and thin films; synthesis and dispersion of nano/microparticles; thermal management materials; thermal barrier coatings; aerogel; energy-saving materials; bio-inspired materials
Prof. Dr. James L. Gole
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School of Physics/Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Mechanical Engineering/Georgia Institute of Technology, 837 State Street, Atlanta, GA 30318, USA
Interests: physical phenomena; nanostructures; nonporous and microporous; interactive nanostructures; micro/nano filtering; Nanotechnology; Sensors Interfaces; Photocatalysis High Temperature Molecular Interactions; Materials Nano-synthesis
Prof. Dr. Fabien Grasset
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CNRS, ISCR UMR 6226, University of Rennes 1, 263 Avenue du Général Leclerc, 35042 Rennes, France
Interests: nanoparticle and nanocomposite synthesis; processing and characterization; sol–gel; microemulsion; zinc oxide; magnetic iron oxides; functional SiO2; thin film; energy; biomedical
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