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Design and synthesis of organic-inorganic hybrid capsules for biotechnological applications

4 August, 2014 - 14:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,5192-5210
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00108G, Tutorial ReviewJiafu Shi, Yanjun Jiang, Xiaoli Wang, Hong Wu, Dong Yang, Fusheng Pan, Yanlei Su, Zhongyi Jiang
The design, synthesis and biotechnological applications of organic-inorganic hybrid capsules are briefly reviewed and selectively highlighted.
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Reactions of metallocarbenes derived from N-sulfonyl-1,2,3-triazoles

4 August, 2014 - 14:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,5151-5162
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00072B, Tutorial ReviewHuw M. L. Davies, Joshua S. Alford
Metal-stabilized carbenes derived from N-sulfonyl triazoles have become broadly useful reactive intermediates for organic synthesis.
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Challenges in reduction of dinitrogen by proton and electron transfer

4 August, 2014 - 14:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,5183-5191
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00085D, Tutorial ReviewCornelis J. M. van der Ham, Marc T. M. Koper, Dennis G. H. Hetterscheid
Catalytic reduction of dinitrogen with protons and electrons is a very challenging alternative to the energy expensive Haber-Bosch reaction.
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Harnessing the chemistry of graphene oxide

4 August, 2014 - 14:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,5288-5301
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00060A, Review ArticleDaniel R. Dreyer, Alexander D. Todd, Christopher W. Bielawski
The chemistry of graphene oxide is revisited, and includes an update on recent developments and potential applications.
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Amyloid-based nanosensors and nanodevices

4 August, 2014 - 14:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,5326-5345
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00082J, Review ArticleCharlotte A. E. Hauser, Sebastian Maurer-Stroh, Ivo C. Martins
Exploring amyloid-like peptides and proteins for applications in nanotechnology will open up new strategies for potential applications, such as biomedical therapies, biosensing, disease diagnostics, biomarker screening, bioimaging and monitoring.
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Nanochemistry-derived Bi2WO6 nanostructures: towards production of sustainable chemicals and fuels induced by visible light

4 August, 2014 - 14:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,5276-5287
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00056K, Review ArticleNan Zhang, Rosaria Ciriminna, Mario Pagliaro, Yi-Jun Xu
The advances of Bi2WO6 nanostructures utilized in photocatalytic organic synthesis and fuel production under visible light are discussed and prospected.
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Low-molecular-mass gels responding to ultrasound and mechanical stress: towards self-healing materials

4 August, 2014 - 14:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,5346-5371
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00066H, Review ArticleXudong Yu, Liming Chen, Mingming Zhang, Tao Yi
Ultrasound and mechanical stress-driven/-responsive LMOGs, which are used extensively to construct self-healing materials with reversibility, are highlighted.
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Mesosilica materials and organic pollutant adsorption: part B removal from aqueous solution

4 August, 2014 - 14:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,5173-5182
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60095E, Tutorial ReviewL. T. Gibson
This tutorial review will focus on the removal of organic pollutants from the aqueous phase by mesoporous silica.
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Mesosilica materials and organic pollutant adsorption: part A removal from air

4 August, 2014 - 14:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,5163-5172
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60096C, Tutorial ReviewL. T. Gibson
This tutorial review focuses on the application of mesoporous silica materials, primarily MCM-41 and SBA-15, for the removal of organic pollutants in the vapour phase.
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Review of old chemistry and new catalytic advances in the on-purpose synthesis of butadiene

31 July, 2014 - 11:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00105B, Review ArticleEkaterina V. Makshina, Michiel Dusselier, Wout Janssens, Jan Degreve, Pierre A. Jacobs, Bert F. Sels
This review covers old and recent catalytic achievements in the field of on-purpose synthesis of butadiene from a biomass-related feedstock, covering discussions on the various feedstock possibilities, thermodynamics, reaction conditions, reaction paths and catalyst development.
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Current advances in lanthanide ion (Ln3+)-based upconversion nanomaterials for drug delivery

29 July, 2014 - 11:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00155A, Review ArticleDongmei Yang, Ping'an Ma, Zhiyou Hou, Ziyong Cheng, Chunxia Li, Jun Lin
This review mainly focuses on the recent advances in various chemical syntheses of Ln3+-based upconversion nanomaterials, with special emphasis on their application in stimuli-response controlled drug release and subsequent therapy.
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Calix[4]pyrroles: versatile molecular containers with ion transport, recognition, and molecular switching functions

29 July, 2014 - 11:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00157E, Review ArticleDong Sub Kim, Jonathan L. Sessler
Calix[4]pyrroles function as "molecular containers" as illustrated by their ability to act as carriers for the through-membrane transport of ions and as "monomers" in the construction of aggregated supramolecular constructs.
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A review of mineral carbonation technologies to sequester CO2

29 July, 2014 - 11:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00035H, Review ArticleOpen Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence&nbsp This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence.A. Sanna, M. Uibu, G. Caramanna, R. Kuusik, M. M. Maroto-Valer
Mineral carbonation is a promising and at the same time challenging option for the sequestration of anthropogenic CO2.
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Optical characterization of single plasmonic nanoparticles

27 July, 2014 - 10:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00131A, Tutorial ReviewJana Olson, Sergio Dominguez-Medina, Anneli Hoggard, Lin-Yung Wang, Wei-Shun Chang, Stephan Link
This review surveys the optical properties of plasmonic nanoparticles, and describes techniques used in the optical measurements of single nanoparticles.
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Anion sensing by small molecules and molecular ensembles

27 July, 2014 - 10:54

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00179F, Tutorial ReviewPhilip A. Gale, Claudia Caltagirone
This Tutorial Review provides a short survey of anion sensing by small molecule anion receptors, molecular ensembles and chemodosimeters.
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Upconversion nanoparticles as versatile light nanotransducers for photoactivation applications

25 July, 2014 - 10:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00158C, Review ArticleNiagara Muhammad Idris, Muthu Kumara Gnanasammandhan Jayakumar, Akshaya Bansal, Yong Zhang
Upconversion nanoparticles enable use of near infrared light for spatially and temporally controlled activation of therapeutic compounds in deeper tissues.
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Gas-phase chemistry of molecular containers

21 July, 2014 - 09:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2015, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00167B, Review ArticleZhenhui Qi, Thomas Heinrich, Suresh Moorthy, Christoph A. Schalley
The use of mass spectrometry for the investigation of supramolecular capsules and containers in solution and the gas-phase is reviewed.
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Heterogeneous catalysis for sustainable biodiesel production via esterification and transesterification

21 July, 2014 - 09:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS00189C, Review ArticleOpen Access Open Access Creative Commons Licence&nbsp This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence.Adam F. Lee, James A. Bennett, Jinesh C. Manayil, Karen Wilson
Low temperature catalytic conversion of triglycerides and fatty acids sourced from renewable feedstocks represents a key enabling technology for the sustainable production of biodiesel through energy efficient, intensified processes.
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Understanding the reactivity of metallic nanoparticles: beyond the extended surface model for catalysis

21 July, 2014 - 09:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4922-4939
DOI: 10.1039/C3CS60421G, Tutorial ReviewFrancesc Vines, Jose R. B. Gomes, Francesc Illas
Metallic nanoparticles (NPs) constitute a new class of chemical objects which are used in different fields as diverse as plasmonics, optics, catalysis, or biochemistry.
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Foreword: Applied computational chemistry

21 July, 2014 - 09:17

Chem. Soc. Rev., 2014, 43,4905-4905
DOI: 10.1039/C4CS90049A, EditorialK. N. Houk
A foreword from Professor Kendall N. Houk for the Applied Computational Chemistry themed issue of Chemical Society Reviews.
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