Issue 3

Issue 3 (10th September 2020), Volume 2, Materials International


(1) Demonstration of extraction performance of Aliquat 336 for Europium (III) from nitrate medium

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.256262

Sanghamitra Pradhan 1, Nilam Swain 1, Bhabanisankar Sarangi 1 Sujata Mishra 1,*

1   Department of Chemistry, Institute of Technical Education and Research, Siksha’O’Anusandhan, Deemed to be University, Khandagiri Square, Bhubaneswar, 751030, Odisha, India

*  Correspondence: drsujatamishra97@gmail.com/sujatamishra@soa.ac.in; Scopus ID: 57203777707


(2) Evaluation and Potential Valorization of Different Wastes from the Honduran Agro-Food Industry

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.263270

María Alonso-González 1, *, Marlon Sánchez-Barahona 2, Mercedes Jiménez-Rosado 1, Octavio Rivera-Flores 2, Elia Castro-Osorto 2, Lucy Ramos-Casco 2

1   Departamento de Ingeniería Química, Facultad de Química, Universidad de Sevilla, 41012, Sevilla, Spain

2   Unidad de Gestión de Investigación Científica, Ingeniería Agroindustrial, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Honduras Tecnológico Danlí, 13201, Danlí, El Paraíso, Honduras

* Correspondence: maralonso@us.es; Scopus ID: 57215667355


(3) Effect of Particles Diameters on the Theoretical and Experimental Surface Plasmon Absorption (SPA) of Gold Nanoparticles Prepared by Laser Ablation Method

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.271276

Kahtan A. Mohammed 1,*, Azhar A. Habieb 2, Ahmed O. Soary 2  

1   College of Science, Department of Physics, University of Basrah, Basrah, Iraq

2   College of Science, Department of Physics, University of Kufa, Kufa, Iraq

*  Correspondence: kahtan444@gmail.com; Scopus ID: 57210814038


(4) Glyoxal Cross-Linked Polyvinyl Alcohol- Microcrystalline Cellulose Blend as a Wood Adhesive with Enhanced Mechanical, Thermal and Performance Properties

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.277285

Vineeth S.K. 1, Ravindra V. Gadhave 1, *, Pradeep T. Gadekar 1

1   Department of Polymer and Surface Engineering, Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai-400019, India

*  Correspondence: ravi.gadhave3@gmail.com; Scopus ID: 56042266200


(5) Poly(L-Lactide-co-Glycolide) (PLLGA) – Fast Synthesis Method for the Production of Tissue Engineering Scaffolds

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.286296

Ana Flávia Pattaro 1, Juliana Otavia Bahú 1,* , Maria Ingrid Rocha Barbosa Schiavon 1, Laís Pellizzer Gabriel 1,2, Viktor Oswaldo Cárdenas Concha 1,3, André Luiz Jardini 1, Rubens Maciel Filho 1

1   University of Campinas (UNICAMP), School of Chemical Engineering, National Institute of Science and Technology in Biofabrication (INCT – BIOFABRIS), 13083-852, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil

2   University of Campinas (UNICAMP), School of Applied Science, 13484-350, Limeira, São Paulo, Brazil

3   Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP), School of Chemical Engineering, 09913-030, Diadema, São Paulo, Brazil

*  Correspondence: juliana.bahu@gmail.com; Scopus ID: 56850444600


(6) Activation of CuAlNi SMAs Using Solar Energy

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.297302

Cristian Ion Tudora 1,3, Nicanor Cimpoesu 2, Sergiu Stanciu 2, Daniel Constantin Anghel 1, Gabriela Adriana Plaiasu 1, Margareta Coteata 2, Ana-Maria Roman 2, Ramona Cimpoesu 2,*, Marioara Abrudeanu 1,4,*

1   University of Pitesti, Romania

2   Technical University “Gheorghe Asachi” of Iasi, Romania

3   Institute for Nuclear Research Pitesti, Mioveni, Romania

4   Technical Science Academy of Romania, Bucuresti, Romania

*  Correspondence: ramona.cimpoesu@tuiasi.ro; Scopus ID: 36612841800

abrudeanu@gmail.com; Scopus ID: 23392119800


(7) Investigation of Biomaterial Characteristics of Chitosan Produced from Crab Shells

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.303310

Esther OBabatunde 1, *, Joshua O Ighalo 1, Sunday AAkolo 2, *, Adewale George Adeniyi 1, *, LydiaAdepoju 3

1   Chemical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, P. M. B. 1515, Nigeria

2   Chemical Engineering Department, Federal University Of Technology, Minna, P. M. B.4000, Nigeria

3   Food Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, P. M. B. 1515, Nigeria

*  Correspondence: adeniyi.ag@unilorin.edu.ng; babatunde.eo@unilorin.edu.ng; Scopus ID: 57203847713


(8) Effects of Recycled Crushed Light Expanded Clay Aggregate on High Strength Lightweight Concrete

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.311317

Ming Kun Yew 1,*, Ming Chian Yew 1, Jing Han Beh 1

1   Lee Kong Chian Faculty of Engineering & Science, UTAR, Cheras 43000 Kajang, Malaysia

*  Correspondence: yewmk@utar.edu.com; yewmk@utar.edu.my; Scopus ID: 36770106800


(9) Determination of Bending Moment of L-Type Corner Joints Used in Chair Production and Their Effects on Mechanical Performance of Chairs

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.318323

Nadir Ayrilmis 1,*, Nusret As 1, Türker Dündar 1, Akin Şendağ 2

1   Istanbul University-Cerrahpaşa, Faculty of Forestry, Bahcekoy, 34473, Sariyer, Istanbul, Turkey

2   Izmir Katip Celebi University, Faculty of Forestry, Cigli, 35620, Izmir, Turkey

*   Correspondence: nadiray@istanbul.edu.tr; Scopus ID: 8654839700


(10) Different Fiber Types from the Banana Tree. Characterization and Possible Impacts in Polymeric Composites

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.324331

Sandra Regina Albinante 1,*, Gabriel Platenik 1, Luciano do N. Batista 1,2

1   Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Institute of Macromolecules Professor Eloisa Mano, Campus Cidade Universitária – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

2   National Institute of Metrology, Quality and Technology, Avenida Nossa Senhora das Graças, 50, Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

*          Correspondence: sandraalbinante@ima.ufrj.br; Scopus ID: 8216317000


(11) Hydrolysis of Typha domingensis Cellulose: Use of a New Amperometric Glucose Biosensor Based on Layer-by-Layer Films

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.332341

Flávio Rodrigues 1, Juliana Santos Graça 1, Natalia Reigota César 1, Aparecido Junior de Menezes 1, Marystela Ferreira 1, Vagner R. Botaro 1, *  

1   Universidade Federal de São Carlos-UFSCar, Rodovia João Leme dos Santos, Km 110, Sorocaba, CEP 18052-780, São Paulo, Brazil

*          Correspondence: vagner@ufscar.br; vagnerbotaro@gmail.com; Scopus ID: 6507485048


(12) Facile Synthesis and Synergistic Effect of Calcium Sulfate Fillers on the Adhesive Properties of Bisphenol A (DGEBA) Epoxy Resin

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.342350

Tariq Aziz 1, Hong Fan 2, *, Roh Ullah 3, Fazal Haq 4, Farman Ullah Khan 5, Wei Jiao 6, Mudassir Iqbal 7, Muhammad Raheel 8, Mehwish Kiran 9 , Asmat Ullah 10

1   College of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, 310027, China

2   College of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, 310027, China

3   School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Beijing Institute of Technology, China

4   College of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, 310027, China

5   Department of Chemistry, University of Science and Technology Bannu 28000, Pakistan/ Department of Chemistry, University of Lakki Marwat, Lakki Marwat 28420, KPK, Pakistan

6   College of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Zhejiang University 310027, China

7   College of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, 310027, China

8   Baluchistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and Management Sciences (BUITEMS), Department of Chemistry, Baluchistan, Pakistan

9   Department of Horticulture Gomal University, Dera Ismail Khan, KPK, Pakistan

10  School of Pharmacy. Xi’an Jiaotong University Shannxi, China

* Correspondence: hfan@zju.edu.cn; Scopus ID: 14008582400


(13) Optimization Implementation for Terrestrial Module & Concentrator Solar Cell Material in Conjunction with a Realistic Radiation Model for Solar Energy Applications

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.351366

Figen Balo 1,* , Lutfu S. Sua 2

1   Prof. of Industrial Engineering, Firat University, Turkey

2   Assoc. Prof. of Industrial Engineering, Firat University, Turkey

*          Correspondence: figenbalo@gmail.com; Scopus ID: 24340588300


(14) Liquid Crystal Devise for Monitoring Vibration of Mechanisms of Machines and Aggregates

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.367372

Olga Denisova 1, *

1   UFA State Petroleum Technological University, Russia

*          Correspondence: denisovaolga@bk.ru; Scopus ID: 6506152628


(15) Development of Textile Dyeing Using the Green Supercritical Fluid Technology: A Review

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.373390

Tarek Abou Elmaaty* 1, Abdallah Mousa 2, Hatem Gaafar 2, Ali Hebeish 2, Heba Sorour 1

1   Department of Textile Printing, Dyeing & Finishing, Faculty of Applied Arts, Damietta University, Damietta 34512, Damietta, Egypt

2   Department of Textile Printing, Dyeing & auxiliaries, National research center, Cairo, Egypt

* Correspondence: tasaid@du.edu.eg; Scopus ID: 6603460941


(16) Control of Silicon Nanowires Crystallinity using Metal Assisted Chemical Etching of Silicon and Porous Silicon Substrate

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.391401

Mihir Kumar Sahoo 1, Paresh Kale 1, *

1   Department of Electrical Engineering, NIT Rourkela, 769008, Odisha, India

*          Correspondence: pareshkale@nitrkl.ac.in; Scopus ID: 54924229400


(17) Different Amounts of Chitosan on the Morphological, Thermal and Antibacterial Properties of Poly(L-lactic acid)/ Microcrystalline Cellulose Biopolymer Composites

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.402411

Hafezur Rahaman 1,* , Rasel Habib 1, Sagor Hosen 1, Abdul Gafur 2

1   Department of Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Islamic University, Kushtia, Bangladesh

2   Pilot Plant and Process Development Center (PP & PDC), BCSIR, Dhaka, Bangladesh

*          Correspondence: hfzrrahaman@yahoo.com; Scopus ID: 57197301003


(18) Antioxidant Metabolism of Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum L.) Seedlings under Polyethylene Glycol (PEG) Induced Drought Stress Condition

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.412420

Amit Verma 1,*, Ganpat Chaudhary 1, Harish Mudila 2, Mohammad Wahid Ansari 3, M. K. Chaudhary 1

1     Department of Biochemistry, CBSH, SD Agricultural University, SK Nagar, Gujarat, India

2     Department of Chemistry, Lovely Professional University, Punjab, India

3     Department of Botany, Zakir Hussain College, Delhi University, New Delhi, India

*          Correspondence: amibiochem19@gmail.com; Scopus ID: 55574182506


(19) A Review of Nano Materials in Agriculture and Allied Sectors: Preparation, Characterization, Applications, Opportunities, and Challenges

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.421432

Davidson E. Egirani 1, Nabila Shehata 2, Mohamed. H. Khedr 2

1   Faculty of Science, Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island, Nigeria

2   Beni-Suef University, Beni-Suef, Egypt

*          Correspondence: eeenonidavidson@yahoo.com; Scopus ID: 8908889800


(20) Alginic Acid: a Potential Biopolymer from Brown Algae

https://doi.org/10.33263/Materials23.433438

Kalyani Sreekumar 1, Bindhu Baby 1

1   Department of Physics, Noorul Islam Centre for Higher Education, Thuckalay

*          Correspondence: bindhu.krishna80@gmail.com; Scopus ID: 57203026828