ILs at Oil/Water Interface
Oct20

ILs at Oil/Water Interface

Adsorption and Orientation of Ionic Liquids and Ionic Surfactants at Heptane/Water Interface Amin Reza Zolghadr*, Mohammad Hadi Ghatee, and Ali Zolghadr J. Phys. Chem. C, 2014, 118 (34), pp 19889–19903 Publication Date (Web): August 4, 2014 (Article) DOI: 10.1021/jp506012x Molecular dynamics simulation of heptane/ionic-liquid/water system was performed to study the effect of hydrophobic and hydrophilic ionic liquids (ILs) on the...

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Interfacial Tension Measurement
Oct16

Interfacial Tension Measurement

Highly accurate liquid–liquid interfacial tension measurement by a convenient capillary apparatus Mohammad Hadi Ghatee*,  Haleh Ghazipour Fluid Phase Equilibria, 2014, 377, 76–81 DOI: 10.1016/j.fluid.2014.06.018 A very useful capillary apparatus is pioneered for the experimental measurement of liquid–liquid interfacial tension of two immiscible liquids, with highly accurate results. The method features integration of two coexisting...

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Prof. Absalan’s Paper Selected as Most Viewed
Oct16

Prof. Absalan’s Paper Selected as Most Viewed

Prof.  Absalan’s paper selected as most viewed in the Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council. Nanotechnology research by Prof. Ghodratollah Absalan and Dr. Maryam Ghaemi entitled “Study on the adsorption of DNA on Fe3O4nanoparticles and on ionic liquid-modified Fe3O4 nanoparticles” leads to one of the week’s most viewed news of Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council. Congratulation to Prof. Absalan....

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Optical Sensing of Heparin
Oct15

Optical Sensing of Heparin

pH-independent optical sensing of heparin based on ionic liquid-capped gold nanoparticles Bahram Hemmateenejad*, Samira Dorostkar,a Fatemeh Shakerizadeh-Shirazia and Mojtaba Shamsipur Analyst, 2013,138, 4830-4837 DOI: 10.1039/C3AN36895E A simple pH-independent optical method for the sensing of heparin, as a biomedically important polyionic drug, based on aggregation of gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) is described. The...

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Pd/ZnO nanoparticle catalyst
Oct05

Pd/ZnO nanoparticle catalyst

Highly active recyclable heterogeneous Pd/ZnO nanoparticle catalyst: sustainable developments for the C–O and C–N bond cross-coupling reactions of aryl halides under ligand-free conditions Mona Hosseini-Sarvari* and   Zahra Razmi RSC Adv., 2014,4, 44105-44116 DOI: 10.1039/C4RA06486K Efficient Pd supported on ZnO nanoparticles for the ligand-free O-arylation and N-arylation of phenols and various N–H heterocycles with aryl chlorides,...

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