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Enriching Silver Nanocrystals with Gold - Dong Qin

Silver nanocrystals have fascinating optical properties known as localized surface plasmon resonance, which is essential to applications in sensing and imaging. For example, Ag nanocubes embrace…

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Optical Metamaterials: From Linear Responses to Nonlinear Interactions and Beyond - Wenshan Cai

Metamaterials are commonly viewed as artificially-structured media capable of realizing arbitrary effective parameters, in which metals and dielectrics are delicately combined to facilitate the index…

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New In Situ Electron Microscopy Applications, Research and Techniques - David Nackashi

Applications including batteries, corrosion, catalysis, semiconductors, coatings and structural biology have all led to an increased need for capabilities that allow simultaneous atomic scale…

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Solar Energy Conversion Using Artificial Atoms, Molecules and Solids - Tianquan (Tim) Lian

Quantum confined semiconductor nanocrystals have emerged as a new class of light harvesting and charge separation materials in photovoltaic and photocatalyticdevices. Compared with single component…

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Nano-Enabled Drug Delivery: Exploring Cancer Treatment Opportunities - Alan Porter

We compile large sets of nano-related article and patent abstracts. We then analyze these records to learn about changing research emphases to try to project likely future developmental pathways. In…

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Active Composites by 4D Printing - Jerry H. Qi

Recent advances in additive manufacturing allow the precise placement of multiple materials at micrometer resolution with essentially no restrictions on the geometric complexity of the spatial…

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The Structure and Dynamics of Patterned Nanospheres - Rigoberto Hernandez

Colloidal dispersions have been useful for many applications, particularly because of the balance of microscopic heterogeneity and the wealth of tunable properties they exhibit at macroscopic length…

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