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    • Radioactive Cobalt(II) Removal from Aqueous Solutions Using a Reusable Nanocomposite: Kinetic, Isotherms, and Mechanistic Study 

      Zhang, Xiaotao; Wang, Ximing; Chen, Zhangjing (MDPI, 2017-11-24)
      A lignocellulose/montmorillonite (LMT) nanocomposite was prepared as a reusable adsorbent for cobalt(II) ions, and characterized by nitrogen (N2) adsorption/desorption isotherm, X-ray Diffraction (XRD), Scanning ...
    • Reduced erbium-doped ceria nanoparticles: one nano-host applicable for simultaneous optical down- and up-conversions 

      Shehata, Nader; Meehan, Kathleen; Hassounah, Ibrahim; Hudait, Mantu; Jain, Nikhil; Clavel, Michael; Elhelw, Sarah; Madi, Nabil (Springer, 2014-05-13)
      This paper introduces a new synthesis procedure to form erbium-doped ceria nanoparticles (EDC NPs) that can act as an optical medium for both up-conversion and down-conversion in the same time. This synthesis process results ...
    • A Review on Low-Grade Thermal Energy Harvesting: Materials, Methods and Devices 

      Kishore, Ravi Anant; Priya, Shashank (MDPI, 2018-08-14)
      Combined rejected and naturally available heat constitute an enormous energy resource that remains mostly untapped. Thermal energy harvesting can provide a cost-effective and reliable way to convert available heat into ...
    • Rheology of transgenic switchgrass reveals practical aspects of biomass processing 

      Wan, Guigui; Frazier, Taylor; Jorgensen, Julianne; Zhao, Bingyu; Frazier, Charles E. (2018-03-01)
      Abstract Background Mechanical properties of transgenic switchgrass have practical implications for biorefinery technologies. Presented are fundamentals for simple ...
    • Ruthenium(ii)-polypyridyl zirconium(iv) metal-organic frameworks as a new class of sensitized solar cells 

      Maza, William A.; Haring, Andrew J.; Ahrenholtz, Spencer Rae; Epley, Charity Cherie; Lin, Shaoyang; Morris, Amanda (The Royal Society of Chemistry, 2015-10-16)
      A series of Ru(II)L2L′ (L = 2,2′-bipyridyl, L′ = 2,2′-bipyridine-5,5′-dicarboxylic acid), RuDCBPY, -containing zirconium(IV) coordination polymer thin films have been prepared as sensitizing materials for solar cell ...
    • SBIO Newsletter, Fall 2013 

      Sustainable Biomaterials (Virginia Tech, 2013-09-11)
      This is the intradepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials
    • SBIO Newsletter, Fall 2013 II 

      Sustainable Biomaterials (Virginia Tech, 2013-12-09)
      This is the intradepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials
    • SBIO Newsletter, Fall 2014 

      Sustainable Biomaterials (Virginia Tech, 2014-11-10)
      This is the intradepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials
    • SBIO Newsletter, Fall 2015 

      Sustainable Biomaterials (Virginia Tech, 2015-10-20)
      This is the intradepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials
    • SBIO Newsletter, Fall 2016 

      Sustainable Biomaterials (Virginia Tech, 2016-10-13)
      This is the intradepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials
    • SBIO Newsletter, Fall 2017 

      Sustainable Biomaterials (Virginia Tech, 2017-10-26)
      This is the intradepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials
    • SBIO Newsletter, Fall 2018 

      Sustainable Biomaterials (Virginia Tech, 2018-10)
      This is the intradepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials.
    • SBIO Newsletter, Spring 2015 

      Sustainable Biomaterials (Virginia Tech, 2015-05-21)
      This is the intradepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials
    • SBIO Newsletter, Spring 2016 

      Sustainable Biomaterials (Virginia Tech, 2016-04-26)
      This is the intradepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials
    • SBIO Newsletter, Spring 2017 

      Sustainable Biomaterials (Virginia Tech, 2017-05-12)
      This is the intradepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials
    • SBIO Newsletter, Spring 2019 

      Sustainable Biomaterials (Department of Sustainable Biomaterials, 2019)
      The intradepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials. This issue features articles on study abroad in Ireland and Costa Rica, InsideTREES summer camp, and alumni thoughts.
    • SBIO Newsletter, Winter 2014 

      Sustainable Biomaterials (Virginia Tech, 2014-03-18)
      This is the intradepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials
    • SBIO Newsletter, Winter 2015 

      Sustainable Biomaterials (Virginia Tech, 2015-03-17)
      This is the intradepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials
    • SBIO Newsletter, Winter 2018 

      Sustainable Biomaterials (Virginia Tech, 2018-02-27)
      This is the intradepartmental newsletter for Virginia Tech’s Department of Sustainable Biomaterials. In this issue: recycling skateboards, new employees, WEI update.
    • Scalable Fabrication of Highly Flexible Porous Polymer-Based Capacitive Humidity Sensor Using Convergence Fiber Drawing 

      Tousi, Maryam Mesgarpour; Zhang, Yujing; Wan, Shaowei; Yu, Li; Hou, Chong; Yan, Ning; Fink, Yoel; Wang, Anbo; Jia, Xiaoting (MDPI, 2019-12-02)
      In this study, we fabricated a highly flexible fiber-based capacitive humidity sensor using a scalable convergence fiber drawing approach. The sensor’s sensing layer is made of porous polyetherimide (PEI) with its ...