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OSDA-free synthesis of zeolite beta: Broadening the methodology for a successful use of the product as a seed
- The synthesis of zeolite beta without any organic structure directing agents (OSDAs) is achieved by the addition of seed crystals. Applying the obtained OSDA-free synthesized zeolite beta as seed...
Role of the double-glow plasma pre-sputtering in the growth mechanisms and metal–insulator transition of VO2 film
- High phase transition temperature and low utilization rate of sunlight of vanadium dioxide (VO2) have been an important obstacle to expand its application in smart semiconductor materials. In this...
Inhibition on Chloroaromatics during thermal conversion processes of Municipal Solid Waste by oxygen-induced low-temperature pre-dechlorination and hydrogen-assisted in-situ Cl capture
01/12/2022 - In thermal treatment of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW), oxygen-induced low-temperature pre-dechlorination coupled with hydrogen-assisted Cl capture in subsequent pyrolysis was proposed as an...
A Strategy for Preparing Solid Polymer Electrolytes Containing In Situ Synthesized ZnO Nanoparticles with Excellent Electrochemical Performance
04/08/2022 - ZnO nanoparticles were successfully in situ synthesized in the form of PEO–COO− modified ZnO by a three-step method, based on which the solid polymer electrolytes (SPEs),...
Sea creatures’ sun shades inspire low-cost ‘smart’ windows
04/08/2022 - Dots of inky pigment spread in branching patterns, allowing close control of shade cover. Dots of inky pigment spread in branching patterns, allowing close control of shade cover.
Composite materials with MWCNT processed by Selective Laser Sintering for electrostatic discharge applications
01/10/2022 - Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) is an additive manufacturing technology that enables the production of polymeric parts for end-use applications. Despite the great potential of conventional...
Estimating Yield-Related Traits Using UAV-Derived Multispectral Images to Improve Rice Grain Yield Prediction
02/08/2022 - Rice grain yield prediction with UAV-driven multispectral images are re-emerging interests in precision agriculture, and an optimal sensing time is an important factor. The aims of this study were to...
FEM-Based Evaluation of the Point Thermal Transmittance of Various Types of Ventilated Façade Cladding Fastening Systems
02/08/2022 - The prevalence of ventilated façade systems is not only due to their aesthetic properties but also due to the fact they provide mechanical and acoustic protection for the...
Germanium Nanoparticles Prepared by Laser Ablation in Low Pressure Helium and Nitrogen Atmosphere for Biophotonic Applications
02/08/2022 - Due to particular physico-chemical characteristics and prominent optical properties, nanostructured germanium (Ge) appears as a promising material for biomedical applications, but its use in...
A Performance-Based Window Design and Evaluation Model for Naturally Ventilated Offices
01/08/2022 - This study proposes a performance-based window design model for optimised natural ventilation potential by reducing the level of indoor carbon dioxide (CO2) concentration and improving thermal...
Estimating the Effect of Vibration Mixing Process on Air Pore Size Distributions in Concrete Using Digital Image Analysis
01/08/2022 - Concrete is a typical porous material, in which the air voids entrained or entrapped during the mixing process have a significant impact on the material’s strength and durability. An...
A sensitive and selective fluorescent probe for nitrobenzene based on Europium(III) post-functionalized Al(III)-based MOF
- Nitrobenzene (NB) is a substance with potential and possible hazards, which is widely used in industry field. In the current study, Europium(III) post-functionalized Al(III)-based metal–organic...
Optimization of Synergetic Seismic and Energy Retrofitting Based on Timber Beams and Bio-Based Infill Panels: Application to an Existing Masonry Building in Switzerland
29/07/2022 - This paper presents an optimization process for the design of a novel synergetic seismic and energy retrofitting strategy that combines the favorable mechanical properties of timber and the...
Anesthesia Resistant Memories in Drosophila, a Working Perspective
31/07/2022 - Memories are lasting representations over time of associations between stimuli or events. In general, the relatively slow consolidation of memories requires protein synthesis with a known exception...
Effects of Fumed Silica on Thixotropic Behavior and Processing Window by UV-Assisted Direct Ink Writing
30/07/2022 - In this research, the effects of fumed silica (FS) on the Ultraviolet (UV)-ink rheological behavior and processing windows were discussed. Objects using different concentrations of FS inks were...
Innovative Methylcellulose‐Polyvinyl Pyrrolidone‐Based Solid Polymer Electrolytes Impregnated with Potassium Salt: Ion Conduction and Thermal Properties
28/07/2022 - In this research, innovative green and sustainable solid polymer electrolytes (SPEs) based on plasticized methylcellulose/polyvinyl pyrrolidone/potassium carbonate (MC/PVP/K2CO3) were examined. The...
Tracking single adatoms in liquid in a Transmission Electron Microscope
27/07/2022 - Single atoms or ions on surfaces affect processes from nucleation1 to electrochemical reactions2 and heterogeneous catalysis3. Transmission electron microscopy (TEM) is a leading approach for...
Investigation on Forced Convective Heat Transfer at the Building Façade with Louver Blinds under Different Wind Directions
26/07/2022 - Exterior louver blinds are one of the most common shading devices attached to the building façade, which will not only screen solar radiation but also affect the flow around the...
Hydrophilization of Hydrophobic Mesoporous High-Density Polyethylene Membranes via Ozonation
- This work addresses hydrophilization of hydrophobic mesoporous membranes based on high-density polyethylene (HDPE) via ozonation. Mesoporous HDPE membranes were prepared by intercrystallite...
Peptide?Based Coacervate?Core Vesicles with Semipermeable Membranes
22/07/2022 - Coacervate droplets are promising protocell candidates. However, these droplets lack a membrane and are prone to coalescence, limiting their survival and ability to interact. This work shows that...