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  1. Commercialization of organic solar cell (OSC) has faltered due to their low power conversion efficiency (PCE) compared to inorganic solar cell. Low electrical conductivity, low charge mobility, and short-range...

    Authors: Sunghwan Jin, Gwang Hoon Jun, Seokwoo Jeon and Soon Hyung Hong

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2016 3:8

    Content type: Review

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  2. At present, the generation of heterostructures with two dimensional electron gas (2DEG) in amorphous LaAlO3 (a-LAO)/SrTiO3 (STO) has been achieved. Herein, we analysed thermal stability of 2DEG at a-LAO/STO inte...

    Authors: Seon Young Moon, Cheon Woo Moon, Hye Jung Chang, Taemin Kim, Chong-Yun Kang, Heon-Jin Choi, Jin-Sang Kim, Seung-Hyub Baek and Ho Won Jang

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2016 3:7

    Content type: Research

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  3. Nanoparticles formulated from biodegradable polymers like poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) (PLGA) are being extensively investigated as drug delivery systems due to their two important properties such as biocompa...

    Authors: Sarvesh Bohrey, Vibha Chourasiya and Archna Pandey

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2016 3:3

    Content type: Research

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  4. With the ever-increasing development of nanotechnology, our society is being surrounded by possible risks related to exposure to manufactured nanomaterials. The consumer market already includes many products t...

    Authors: Ellen Kim, Ji Hyun Lee, Jin Kwon Kim, Gun Ho Lee, Kangho Ahn, Jung Duck Park and Il Je Yu

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2016 3:2

    Content type: Research

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  5. Innovative engineered nanomaterials are at the leading edge of rapidly emerging fields of nanobiotechnology and nanomedicine. Meticulous synthesis, unique physicochemical properties, manifestation of chemical ...

    Authors: P. N. Navya and Hemant Kumar Daima

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2016 3:1

    Content type: Review

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  6. We synthesized single-phase CoS2 on a large scale by adding graphene oxide of sufficient quantity via the hydrothermal method using cobalt acetate and thioacetamide as precursors; this produced the hybrid of CoS2

    Authors: Seongjoon Ahn, Jieun Yang, Hyunseob Lim and Hyeon Suk Shin

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2016 3:5

    Content type: Letters

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  7. Electro-optic switching of reflection and refraction is experimentally demonstrated in metasurface liquid crystal cell. Negative metasurface is fabricated by focused-ion-beam milling, and twisted nematic cells...

    Authors: Yeon Ui Lee, Junghee Kim and Jeong Weon Wu

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:23

    Content type: Review

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  8. Resolution of the conventional lens is limited to half the wavelength of the light source by diffraction. In the conventional optical system, evanescent waves, which carry sub-diffraction spatial information, ...

    Authors: Minkyung Kim and Junsuk Rho

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:22

    Content type: Review

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  9. While most of the electronics industry is dependent on the ever-decreasing size of lithographic transistors, this scaling cannot continue indefinitely. To improve the performance of the integrated circuits, ne...

    Authors: Massoud Masoumi, Weidong Shi and Lei Xu

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:21

    Content type: Research

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  10. Commercialization of graphene based applications inevitably requires cost effective mass production. From the early days of research on graphene, direct liquid phase exfoliation (LPE) of graphite has been cons...

    Authors: Rekha Narayan and Sang Ouk Kim

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:20

    Content type: Review

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  11. This paper reports a new type of transmitting mode electrochromic device that uses the high-contrast electrochromism of poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) (PEDOT) and operates at long-wavelength infrared (8–12 μ...

    Authors: Bumsoo Kim, Jong Kwan Koh, Junyong Park, Changui Ahn, Joonmo Ahn, Jong Hak Kim and Seokwoo Jeon

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:19

    Content type: Research article

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  12. Neurochemicals such as dopamine (DA) and serotonin (S-HT) are linked to disorders such as Parkinson’s disease, epilepsy, addiction and many others. Detection of and monitoring these neurochemicals in vivo and in ...

    Authors: M. Meyyappan

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:18

    Content type: Review

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  13. Composited electrospun nanofibers made of temperature-responsive poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) (pNIPAM) and biodegradable poly (ε-caprolactone) (PCL) can be utilized for ‘on-demand’ and controlled drug release o...

    Authors: Toan Tran, Mariana Hernandez, Dhruvil Patel, Elena Burns, Vanessa Peterman and Ji Wu

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:15

    Content type: Research

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  14. Nanomaterial-delivery fabrication expects high-potential impacts on nanoscience, technology and industry, but still faces limited applicability mainly due to high-field requirement for liquid delivery, complic...

    Authors: Sangmin An, Bongsu Kim, Soyoung Kwon, Kunyoung Lee, Jongwoo Kim, Heejoon Ahn and Wonho Jhe

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:13

    Content type: Research

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  15. We developed the microfluidic light emitting diode (LED) sensor for methanol detection. The linear gradient-generating microfluidic device consists of two inlet and four outlet microchannels. The concentration...

    Authors: Tae Hyeon Kim, Jong Min Lee, Bong Hyun Chung and Bong Geun Chung

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:12

    Content type: Research

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  16. A decade after the discovery of graphene flakes, exfoliated from graphite, we have now secured large scale and high quality graphene film growth technology via a chemical vapor deposition (CVD) method. With th...

    Authors: Dae Yool Jung, Sang Yoon Yang, Hamin Park, Woo Cheol Shin, Joong Gun Oh, Byung Jin Cho and Sung-Yool Choi

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:11

    Content type: Review

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  17. Molecular imaging plays an important role in the non-invasive diagnosis and the guiding or monitoring of disease treatment. Different imaging modalities have been developed, and each method possesses unique st...

    Authors: Won-Kyu Rhim, Minho Kim, Kevin L Hartman, Keon Wook Kang and Jwa-Min Nam

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:10

    Content type: Review

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  18. Functionalization of the hematite photoanode with the photosynthetic light antenna protein C-phycocyanin (PC) can yield substantial enhancement of the photocurrent density. Photoelectrochemical cells with bio-...

    Authors: Greta Faccio, Krisztina Gajda-Schrantz, Julian Ihssen, Florent Boudoire, Yelin Hu, Bongjin Simon Mun, Debajeet K Bora, Linda Thöny-Meyer and Artur Braun

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:9

    Content type: Research

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  19. In this paper, SiO2 nanoparticle doped polymer dispersed liquid crystal (PDLC) lenses were made from a mixture of prepolymer, E7 liquid crystal and SiO2 nanoparticles by the polymerization induced phase separatio...

    Authors: Eunju Kim, Yang Liu, Sung-Jei Hong and Jeong In Han

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:5

    Content type: Research

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  20. We report the fabrication and electrical characterization of a wafer-scale array of organic complementary inverters using single-crystal 6,13-bis(triisopropylsilylethynyl) pentacene (TIPS-PEN) and fullerene (C60)...

    Authors: Kyung Sun Park, Jangmi Baek, Yong-Eun Koo Lee and Myung Mo Sung

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:4

    Content type: Research

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  21. We describe a systematic study of coating thickness and their effect on different core sizes for the optimized preparation of highly sensitive manganese-doped magnetic nanocrystals (MnMNCs) to be served as mag...

    Authors: Joseph Park, Byunghoon Kang, Bongjune Kim, Jin-Suck Suh, Yong-Min Huh and Seungjoo Haam

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:3

    Content type: Research

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  22. Nickel and nickel oxide nanocrystals in their pure phase are carefully embellished by a facial method on oxygen-functionalized multi-walled carbon nanotubes (O-MWCNTs) using nickel nitrate (NN) was effectively...

    Authors: Yendrapati Taraka Prabhu, Kalagadda Venkateswara Rao, Bandla Siva Kumari, Vemula Sesha Sai and Tambur Pavani

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:2

    Content type: Research

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  23. Since the discovery of X-rays over a century ago the techniques applied to the engineering of X-ray sources have remained relatively unchanged. From the inception of thermionic electron sources, which, due to ...

    Authors: Richard J Parmee, Clare M Collins, William I Milne and Matthew T Cole

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2015 2:1

    Content type: Review

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  24. Felodipine, a calcium channel blocker has been widely used for the treatment of hypertension and cardiovascular diseases; but the frequent dosing is needed for its poor solubility and variable bioavailability....

    Authors: Utpal Jana, Anjan Kumar Mohanty, Sovan Lal Pal, Prabal Kumar Manna and Guru Prasad Mohanta

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2014 1:31

    Content type: Research

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  25. Superhydrophobic and transparent polymethylhydroxysiloxane (PMHOS)/silica ormosil aerogel hybrids were prepared successfully by mixing of PMHOS with various weight percentages of silica ormosil aerogels (as sy...

    Authors: Saravanan Nagappan, Jin Joo Park, Sung Soo Park and Chang-Sik Ha

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2014 1:30

    Content type: Research

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  26. We suggest a silicon nanowire (SiNW) photodetector side-contacted with hemispherical Au nanoantennas (NAs) that can remarkably amplify the intensity of the near-infrared optical field. The plasmonic NA suppres...

    Authors: Sang-Won Jee, Keya Zhou, Dong-Wook Kim and Jung-Ho Lee

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2014 1:29

    Content type: Research

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  27. The behaviour of cells can be controlled by various microenvironments such as nanostructured cell-culture substrates with controlled nanotopography and chemical properties. One of promising substrates for cont...

    Authors: Ku Youn Baik, Sung Young Park, Seon Namgung, Daesan Kim, Dong-guk Cho, Minju Lee and Seunghun Hong

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2014 1:28

    Content type: Review

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  28. CZTS precursors [SLG/Mo (300 nm)/ZnS (460 nm)/SnS (480 nm)/Cu (240 nm)] were deposited by RF/DC sputtering, and then NaF layers (0, 15, and 30 nm) were grown by electron beam evaporation. The precursors were a...

    Authors: Gee Yeong Kim, Juran Kim, William Jo, Dae-Ho Son, Dae-Hwan Kim and Jin-Kyu Kang

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2014 1:27

    Content type: Research

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  29. Impact of the plasma exposure time on the physical properties of homo-epitaxial ZnO nanorods (NRs) and their devices was investigated. Here, ZnO NRs were synthesized by chemical solution method on glass substr...

    Authors: Nandanapalli Koteeswara Reddy, Mudusu Devika and Yoon-Bong Hahn

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2014 1:26

    Content type: Research

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  30. We have investigated domain wall pinning and its origins in ferroelectric nanocapacitors using piezoresponse force microscopy. Domain wall pinning of two different types was observed in the nanocapacitors. The...

    Authors: Yunseok Kim, Hee Han, Ionela Vrejoiu, Woo Lee, Dietrich Hesse and Marin Alexe

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2014 1:24

    Content type: Letters

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  31. The present study analyzed numerically magneto-hydrodynamics (MHD) laminar boundary layer flow past a wedge with the influence of thermal radiation, heat generation and chemical reaction. This model used for t...

    Authors: Md Shakhaoath Khan, Ifsana Karim, Md Sirajul Islam and Mohammad Wahiduzzaman

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2014 1:20

    Content type: Research

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  32. Metamaterials are nano-engineered media with designed properties beyond those available in nature with applications in all aspects of materials science. In particular, metamaterials have shown promise for next...

    Authors: Prashant Shekhar, Jonathan Atkinson and Zubin Jacob

    Citation: Nano Convergence 2014 1:14

    Content type: Review

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