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In nanotechnology, a particle is defined as a small object that behaves as a whole unit in terms of its transport and properties. It is further classified according to size: in terms of diameter, fine particles cover a range between 100 and 2500nanometers, while ultrafine particles, on the other hand, are sized between 1 and 100 nanometers. Similar to ultrafine particles, nanoparticles are sized between 1 and 100 nanometers.
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Plasmon-resonant Nanorods as Multifunctional Imaging Agents
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28 Dec 2006 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Alexander Wei
Gold nanorods have several outstanding characteristics as optical contrast
agents for biomedical imaging. Their strong optical absorption at
near-infrared (NIR) frequencies can be used to...
Polymers for nanoparticle and nanocrystal formulations for drug delivery
15 May 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Stephen R. Byrn
Nanoparticles hold great promise for drug delivery applications. Nanoparticles might prove to be the only way to bring water insoluble, chemically unstable drugs to market. Because of this, this...
Preetam Kumar Sharma
Feb 19 2015
Prof. George Schatz at the nanoBIO Node @ 10 am (Silver and Gold Nanoparticles: New Directions for Theory)
Prof. George Schatz at the nanoBIO Node @ 5 pm (Using Self-Assembly to Make Functional Materials)
Quantum Dot - synthesis routes
03 Apr 2007 | Downloads | Contributor(s): Saurabh Madaan
A brief survey of synthesis routes of quantum dots, with more emphasis on epitaxial and colloidal approaches.
R Rajesh kumar
Robert J. Moon
santosh kumar biradar
Self-assembled Coordination Architectures: Lessons from Nature
12 Jul 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Makoto Fujita
This lecture is part of the 28th Annual H.C. Brown Lectures in Organic Chemistry.
Sourabh Madhav Mehta
Strategies for Preparation and Manufacture of Polymer-based Nanoparticulate Formulations
21 Jul 2008 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Stephen R. Byrn
Nanoparticles hold great promise for drug delivery applications. Several polymer-based formulations containing nanoparticles are in late phase development or on the market. In fact, polymer...
Summary of Companies Approved by FDA, Who Use Gold Nanoparticles in Invitro Diagnosis
22 Dec 2012 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): VEERA CSR CHITTEPU
Syed Shajar Ali Imam
The Effects of Gold and Silver Nanoparticles on Brine Shrimp: A Toxicology Study
05 Apr 2016 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Sharon Haldeman Mierhofer, NNCI Nano
This lab is designed to help students understand the following: the interdisciplinary fields of science, a practical application of chemistry in the real world, and the need to carefully conduct...
Thermal Transport in Nanostructured Materials: Working to Improve Efficiency in the Field of Thermoelectrics
08 Jul 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Suzanne Singer
This talk discusses the performance of nanostructured thin films as a potential
material for thermoelectric energy conversion applications, as well as the
material composition variations that...
Ultra-stable nanoparticles of (CdSe)n and their unique properties
02 Aug 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Atsuo Kasuya
Nanoparticles exhibit unique materials functions not realizable in the bulk solid, leading useful practical applications. Recent progresses in synthesis show possibility of producing them down to...
What Can the TEM Tell You About Your Nanomaterial?
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26 Feb 2007 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Stach
In this tutorial, I will present a brief overview of the ways that transmission electron microscopy can be used to characterize nanoscale materials. This tutorial will emphasize what TEM does...