Special Issue "Synthesis, Development and Characterization of Magnetic Nanomaterials"

A special issue of Nanomaterials (ISSN 2079-4991). This special issue belongs to the section "Synthesis, Interfaces and Nanostructures".

Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 March 2021.

Special Issue Editor

Dr. Vasileios Tzitzios
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Guest Editor
Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, National Centre for Scientific Research, “Demokritos”, 15310, Athens, Greece
Interests: magnetic colloidal particles; liquid phase synthesis; L10 chemical ordering; FePt; CoPt; Fe3O4; nanomagnetism; biomedical applications of magnetic nanoparticles; catalysis

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

Since the early thirties, when it was predicted that a particle of ferromagnetic material with a size below a critical limit would possess a single magnetic domain within which magnetic moments of free electrons are aligned parallel, there has been a continuously increasing interest in the scientific community in the development and study of magnetic materials in the nanoscale size regime. This enormous interest is mainly due to their prospective applications in many technological areas, including magnetic storage devices, ferrofluids, magnetic resonance imaging, magnetic carriers, magnetic hyperthermia, energy, and catalysis.

In addition to their wide range of applications, magnetic nanomaterials have attracted an outstanding amount of scientific interest due to the their size, shape, and structural dependent properties. They can be synthesized with many different chemical and physical methodologies in a large variety of shapes and morphologies, such as dots, wires, cubes, hollow, core/shell, sheets, and many others.

This Special Issue of Nanomaterials will cover the most recent advances in synthesis, characterization, and niche applications, of magnetic nanomaterials from permanent magnets to biomedicine, and from environmental remediation to sensors and catalysis. Research articles including review articles and short communications must have originality and promote knowledge in the scope of the Special Issue.

Dr. Vasileios Tzitzios
Guest Editor

Manuscript Submission Information

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  • Magnetic nanoparticles
  • Thin films
  • L10 ordering
  • Nanocomposite Magnets
  • Nanomagnetism
  • Synthesis
  • Shape control
  • Characterization

Published Papers

This special issue is now open for submission.
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