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

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:; Scopus ID: 57203777707

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

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:; 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

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:; Scopus ID: 57210814038

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

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:; Scopus ID: 56042266200

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

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:; Scopus ID: 56850444600

(6) Activation of CuAlNi SMAs Using Solar Energy

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:; Scopus ID: 36612841800; Scopus ID: 23392119800

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

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:;; Scopus ID: 57203847713

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

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:;; 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

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:; Scopus ID: 8654839700

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

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:; Scopus ID: 8216317000

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

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:;; Scopus ID: 6507485048

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

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:; Scopus ID: 14008582400

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

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:; Scopus ID: 24340588300

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

Olga Denisova 1, *

1   UFA State Petroleum Technological University, Russia

*          Correspondence:; Scopus ID: 6506152628

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

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:; Scopus ID: 6603460941

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

Mihir Kumar Sahoo 1, Paresh Kale 1, *

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

*          Correspondence:; Scopus ID: 54924229400

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

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:; Scopus ID: 57197301003

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

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:; Scopus ID: 55574182506

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

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:; Scopus ID: 8908889800

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

Kalyani Sreekumar 1, Bindhu Baby 1

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

*          Correspondence:; Scopus ID: 57203026828