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FD 176: A facile two-step method for fabrication of plate-like WO3 photoanode under mild conditions

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00139G, PaperNan Wang, Jian Zhu, Xiaojia Zheng, Feng-Qiang Xiong, Baokun Huang, Jingying Shi, Can Li
Fabrication of photoelectrode at large-scale, low-cost and high efficiency is a challenge for practical application in photoelectrochemical (PEC) water splitting. In this work, a typical plate-like WO3 photoanode was fabricated...
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FD 176: Mesoporous Perovskite Solar Cells: Material Composition, Charge-Carrier Dynamics, and Device Characteristics

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00128A, PaperYixin Zhao, Alexandre Nardes, Kai Zhu
We report on our investigations on charge transport and recombination in TiO2-based mesoporous solar cells using PbI2 and various perovskite compositions, including CH3NH3PbI3, CH3NH3PbI2Br, CH3NH3PbIBr2, and CH3NH3PbBr3. The mesoporous TiO2...
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Visual analysis for space-time aggregation of biomolecular simulations

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C3FD00156C, PaperThomas Ertl, Michael Krone, Stefan Kesselheim, Katrin Scharnowski, Guido Reina, Christian Holm
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FD173: Synthesis of face-centred cubic Cs3C60 in THF

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00085D, PaperAlec G. McLennan, Alexey Y. Ganin, Yasuhiro Takabayashi, Ross H. Colman, Ruth H. Zadik, Matthew J Rosseinsky, Kosmas Prassides
A solution chemistry synthetic route yields Cs3C60 with the face-centred cubic structure. The described method uses well-established Schlenk techniques and THF as a solvent. The controlled addition of an organo-metallic...
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Mechanisms for CO oxidation on Fe(III)-OH-Pt interface: a DFT study

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00144C, PaperGang Fu, Nanfeng Zheng, Guangxu Chen, Yun Zhao
The full catalytic cycle that involves the oxidation of two CO molecules is investigated here by using periodic density functional calculation. To simulate the nature of Fe(OH)x/Pt nanoparticles, three possible...
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FD 176:Effect of Double Blocking Layers at TiO2/Sb2S3 and Sb2S3/spiro-MeOTAD Interfaces on Photovoltaic Performance

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00126E, PaperNam-Gyu Park, Hyun-Woo Kang, Jin-Wook Lee
Effect of double blocking layers in the Sb2S3-sensitized all solid state solar cell are investigated. Thin layers of ZrO2 (blocking layer 1, BL1) and ZnS (blocking layer 2, BL2) are...
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FD175: Lanthanide Nano-drums: A New Class of Molecular Nanoparticles for Potential Biomedical Applications

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00117F, PaperRichard A Jones, Annie J Gnanam, Jonathan F Arambula, Jessica N Jones, Jagannath Swaminathan, Xiaoping Yang, Desmond Schipper, Justin W. Hall, Lauren J DePue, Yakhya Dieye, Jamuna Vadivelu, Don J Chandler, Edward M Marcotte, Jonathan L Sessler, Lauren I R Ehrlich, Katherine A Brown
We are developing a new class of lanthanide-based self-assembling molecular nanoparticles as potential reporter molecules for imaging, and as multi-functional nanoprobes or nanosensors in diagnostic systems. These lanthanide "nano-drums" are...
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FD 176: Carbonization of Self-assembled Nanoporous Hemin with a Significantly Enhanced Activity for Oxygen Reduction Reaction

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00121D, PaperYan Xie, Chizhou Tang, Zhiqiang Hao, Yang Lv, Ruixia Yang, Xuming Wei, Wei-Qiao Deng, Anjie Wang, Baolian Yi, Yujiang Song
The scarcity and high cost of Pt-based electrocatalysts for oxygen reduction reaction (ORR) hinder the practical application of proton exchange membrane fuel cells (PEMFCs). It is critical to replace platinum...
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FD175: Aptamer-Conjugated Theranostic Hybrid Graphene Oxide with Highly Sensitive Biosensing and Combined Therapy Capability

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00074A, PaperBhanu Priya Viraka Nellore, Avijit Pramanik, Suhash Reddy Chavva, Sudarson Sekhar Sinha, Christen Robinson, Zhen Fan, Rajashekar Kanchanapally, Justin Grennell, Ivy Weaver, Ashton T. Hamme II, Paresh C Ray
Cancer is one of the life-threatening diseases which is rapidly becoming a global pandemic. Driven by the need, here we report for the first time aptamer conjugated theranostic magnetic hybrid...
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FD175:Design of FeBi nanoparticles for imaging applications

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00105B, PaperMarlene Branca, Frederic Pelletier, Diana Ciuculescu, Chun-Cheng Lin, Raphael Serra, Jean-Gabriel Mattei, Marie-Jose Casanove, Reasmey Tan, Marc Respaud, Catherine Amiens, Baptiste Cottin
A variety of imaging technologies are now routinely used in the medical field, their use being continuously enlarged through the development of contrast agents. Recently nanoparticles (NPs) proved efficient to...
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Astrochemistry of dust, ice and gas: introduction and overview

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00140K, PaperEwine F. van Dishoeck
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FD173: Bulk properties of solution-synthesized chevron-like graphene nanoribbons

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00131A, PaperTimothy H. Vo, Mikhail Shekhirev, Alexey Lipatov, Rafal A. Korlacki, Alexander Sinitskii
Graphene nanoribbons (GNRs) have received a great deal of attention due to their promise for electronic and optoelectronic applications. Several recent studies have focused on the synthesis of GNRs by...
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FD175: Functionalised Gold and Titania Nanoparticles and Surfaces For Use as Antimicrobial Coatings

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00113C, PaperSacha Noimark, Kristopher Page, Joseph C Bear, Carlos Sotelo-Vazquez, Raul Quesada Cabrera, Yao Lu, Elaine Allan, Jawwad A Darr, Ivan P Parkin
We report the preparation, characterisation and antimicrobial functional testing of various titanium dioxide and gold modified titanium dioxide nanoparticles embedded into a polysiloxane polymer by a swell dip-coating procedure. We...
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FD 176: Graphene-supported iron-based nanoparticles encapsulated in nitrogen-doped carbon as a synergistic catalyst for hydrogen evolution and oxygen reduction reactions

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00123K, PaperXinhe Bao, Jing Wang, Guoxiong Wang, Shu Miao, Jiayuan Li
Electrolyzers and fuel cells have been extensively investigated as a promising solution for renewable energy storage and conversion. Hydrogen evolution reaction (HER) and oxygen reduction reaction (ORR) are important electrocatalytic...
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Role of edge geometry and chemistry in the electronic properties of graphene nanostructures

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00073K, PaperToshiaki Enoki, Shintaro Fujii, Maxim Ziatdinov, Misako Ohtsuka, Koichi Kusakabe, Manabu Kiguchi
The geometry and chemistry of graphene nanostructures significantly affect their electronic properties. Despite a large number of experimental and theoretical studies dealing with the geometrical shape-dependent electronic properties of graphene...
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FD173:Few layer graphene - polypropylene nanocomposites: the role of flake diameter

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00112E, PaperCristina Valles, Amr M. Abdelkader, Robert J Young, Ian A. Kinloch
Graphene shows excellent potential as a structural reinforcement in polymer nanocomposites due its exceptional mechanical properties. We have shown previously that graphene composites can be analysed using conventional composite theory...
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Concluding remarks: astrochemistry of dust, ice and gas

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C4FD00104D, PaperEric Herbst
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ExaViz: a flexible framework to analyse, steer and interact with molecular dynamics simulations

Faraday Disc. - 12 hours 3 min ago
Faraday Discuss., 2014, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C3FD00142C, PaperMatthieu Dreher, Jessica Prevoteau-Jonquet, Mikael Trellet, Marc Piuzzi, Marc Baaden, Bruno Raffin, Nicolas Ferey, Sophie Robert, Sebastien Limet
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