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MOF-Beads Containing Inorganic Nanoparticles for the Simultaneous Removal of Multiple Heavy Metals from Water / Boix, Gerard (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Troyano, Javier (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Garzón Tovar, Luis (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Avci-Camur, Ceren (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Bermejo, Natalia (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Yazdi, Amirali (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Piella, Jordi (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Gómez Bastús, Neus (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Puntes, Víctor (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Imaz, Inhar (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Maspoch Comamala, Daniel (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia)
Pollution of water with heavy metals is a global environmental problem whose impact is especially severe in developing countries. Among water-purification methods, adsorption of heavy metals has proven to be simple, versatile, and cost-effective. [...]
2020 - 10.1021/acsami.9b23206
ACS applied materials & interfaces, Vol. 12, Issue 9 (March 2020) , p. 10554-10562  
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29 p, 1.6 MB Graphene Oxide-Poly(dimethylsiloxane)-Based Lab-on-a-Chip Platform for Heavy-Metals Preconcentration and Electrochemical Detection / Chałupniak, Andrzej (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Merkoçi, Arben (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia)
Herein, we present the application of a novel graphene oxide-poly(dimethylsiloxane) (GO-PDMS) composite in reversible adsorption/desorption, including detection of heavy metals. GO-PDMS was fabricated by simple blending of GO with silicon monomer in the presence of tetrahydrofuran, followed by polymerization initiated upon the addition of curing agent. [...]
2017 - 10.1021/acsami.7b12368
ACS applied materials & interfaces, Vol. 9, Issue 51 (December 2017) , p. 44766-44775  
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11 p, 1.2 MB Photochemically Activated Motors : From Electrokinetic to Diffusion Motion Control / Zhang, Kuan (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Fraxedas i Calduch, Jordi (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Sepúlveda Martínez, Borja (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Esplandiu Egido, Maria José (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia)
Self-propelled micro/nanomotors that can transform chemical energy from the surrounding environment into mechanical motion are cutting edge nanotechnologies with potential applications in biomedicine and environmental remediation. [...]
2017 - 10.1021/acsami.7b15855
ACS applied materials & interfaces, Vol. 9, Issue 51 (December 2017) , p. 44948-44953  
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24 p, 462.3 KB Surface Functionalization of Metal-Organic Framework Crystals with Catechol Coatings for Enhanced Moisture Tolerance / Castells Gil, Javier (Universitat de València. Instituto de Ciencia Molecular) ; Novio Vázquez, Fernando (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Padial, Natalia M. (Universitat de València. Instituto de Ciencia Molecular) ; Tatay, Sergio (Universitat de València. Instituto de Ciencia Molecular) ; Ruiz Molina, Daniel (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Martí Gastaldo, Carlos (Universitat de València. Instituto de Ciencia Molecular)
Robust catechol coatings for enhanced moisture tolerance were produced in one step by direct reaction of Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) with synthetic catechols. We ascribe the rapid formation of homogeneous coatings around the metal-organic framework particles to the biomimetic catalytic activity of Cu(II) dimers in the external surface of the crystals. [...]
2017 - 10.1021/acsami.7b15564
ACS applied materials & interfaces, Vol. 9, Issue 51 (December 2017) , p. 44641-44648  
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27 p, 1.7 MB Tailoring Copper Foam with Silver Dendrite Catalysts for Highly Selective Carbon Dioxide Conversion into Carbon Monoxide / Urbain, Félix (Institut de Recerca en Energia de Catalunya) ; Tang, PengYi (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Carretero González, Nina Magali (Institut de Recerca en Energia de Catalunya) ; Andreu, Teresa (Institut de Recerca en Energia de Catalunya) ; Arbiol i Cobos, Jordi (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Morante, Joan Ramon (Institut de Recerca en Energia de Catalunya)
The present study outlines the important steps to bring electrochemical conversion of carbon dioxide (CO ) closer to commercial viability by using a large-scale metallic foam electrode as a highly conductive catalyst scaffold. [...]
2018 - 10.1021/acsami.8b15379
ACS applied materials & interfaces, Vol. 10, Issue 50 (December 2018) , p. 43650-43660  
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51 p, 1.4 MB Dual T1/ T2 Nanoscale Coordination Polymers as Novel Contrast Agents for MRI : A Preclinical Study for Brain Tumor / Suárez García, Salvio (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Arias-Ramos, Nuria (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Bioquímica i Biologia Molecular) ; Frías Botella, Carolina (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Candiota Silveira, Ana Paula (Institut de Biotecnologia i de Biomedicina "Vicent Villar Palasí") ; Arús i Caraltó, Carles (Institut de Biotecnologia i de Biomedicina "Vicent Villar Palasí") ; Lorenzo Rivera, Julia (Institut de Biotecnologia i de Biomedicina "Vicent Villar Palasí") ; Ruiz Molina, Daniel (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Novio Vázquez, Fernando (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia)
In the last years, extensive attention has been paid on designing and developing functional imaging contrast agents for providing accurate noninvasive evaluation of pathology in vivo. However, the issue of false-positives or ambiguous imaging and the lack of a robust strategy for simultaneous dual-mode imaging remain to be fully addressed. [...]
2018 - 10.1021/acsami.8b15594
ACS applied materials & interfaces, Vol. 10, Issue 45 (November 2018) , p. 38819-38832  
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30 p, 10.9 MB Pentacene/TiO2 Anatase Hybrid Interface Study by Scanning Probe Microscopy and First Principles Calculations / Todorović, Milica (Aalto University. Department of Applied Physics) ; Stetsovych, Oleksandr (Czech Academy of Sciences. Institute of Physics) ; Moreno Sierra, César (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Shimizu, Tomoko K. (Keio University. Department of Applied Physics and Physico-Informatics) ; Custance, Oscar (National Institute for Material Science (Tsukuba, Japan)) ; Pérez, Rubén (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. Departamento de Física Teórica de la Materia Condensada)
The understanding and control of the buried interface between functional materials in optoelectronic devices is key to improving device performance. We combined atomic resolution scanning probe microscopy with first-principles calculations to characterize the technologically relevant organic/inorganic interface structure between pentacene molecules and the TiO anatase (101) surface. [...]
2018 - 10.1021/acsami.8b09203
ACS applied materials & interfaces, Vol. 10, Issue 40 (October 2018) , p. 34718-34726  
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Electric field control of magnetism in iron oxide nanoporous thin film / Robbennolt, Shauna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Física) ; Nicolenco, Aliona (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Física) ; Mercier Fernández, Pau (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Física) ; Auffret, Stéphane (Université Grenoble Alpes. SPINTEC) ; Baltz, Vincent (Université Grenoble Alpes. SPINTEC) ; Pellicer Vilà, Eva M. (Eva Maria) (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Física) ; Menéndez Dalmau, Enric (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Física) ; Sort Viñas, Jordi (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Departament de Física)
Voltage control of the magnetic properties of oxide thin films is highly appealing to enhance energy efficiency in miniaturized spintronic and magnetoelectric devices. Herein, magnetoelectric effects in electrolyte-gated nanoporous iron oxide films are investigated. [...]
2019 - 10.1021/acsami.9b13483
ACS applied materials & interfaces, Vol. 11, issue 40 (Oct. 2019) , p. 37338-37346  
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34 p, 1002.4 KB Polydopamine-like Coatings as Payload Gatekeepers for Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles / Moreno Villaécija, Miguel Ángel (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Sedó Vegara, Josep (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Guisasola, Eduardo (Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Departamento de Química Inorgánica y Bioinorgánica) ; Baeza, Alejandro (Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Departamento de Química Inorgánica y Bioinorgánica) ; Vallet Regí, María (Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Departamento de Química Inorgánica y Bioinorgánica) ; Nador, Fabiana (Universidad Nacional del Sur) ; Ruiz Molina, Daniel (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia)
We report the use of bis-catecholic polymers as candidates for obtaining effective, tunable gatekeeping coatings for mesoporous silica nanoparticles (MSNs) intended for drug release applications. In monomers, catechol rings act as adhesive moieties and reactive sites for polymerization, together with middle linkers which may be chosen to tune the physicochemical properties of the resulting coating. [...]
2018 - 10.1021/acsami.7b08584
ACS applied materials & interfaces, Vol. 10, Issue 9 (March 2018) , p. 7661-7669  
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43 p, 1.6 MB Insight into the Degradation Mechanisms of Atomic Layer Deposited TiO2 as Photoanode Protective Layer / Ros, Carles (Institut de Recerca en Energia de Catalunya) ; Carretero González, Nina Magali (Institut de Recerca en Energia de Catalunya) ; David, Jeremy (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Arbiol i Cobos, Jordi (Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia) ; Andreu, Teresa (Institut de Recerca en Energia de Catalunya) ; Morante, Joan Ramon (Institut de Recerca en Energia de Catalunya)
Around 100 nm thick TiO layers deposited by atomic layer deposition (ALD) have been investigated as anticorrosion protective films for silicon-based photoanodes decorated with 5 nm NiFe catalyst in highly alkaline electrolyte. [...]
2019 - 10.1021/acsami.9b05724
ACS applied materials & interfaces, Vol. 11, Issue 33 (August 2019) , p. 29725-29735  

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