A manuscript by Bo Zhi and Yi Cui, entitled “Malic Acid Carbon Dots: from Super-Resolution Live-Cell Imaging to Highly Efficient Separation,” has been published in ACS Nano. Read the manuscript online here. Bo Zhi*, Yi Cui*, Shenyang Wang, Benjamin Frank, Denise N. Williams, Richard Patrick Brown, Eric S. Melby, Robert J. Hamers, Zeev Rosenzweig, D. Howard Fairbrother, Galya Orr and Christy L. Haynes, ACS Nano, 2018, 12 (6), 5741-5752. * Authors contributed equally
CSN Publication: Release, detection and toxicity of fragments generated during artificial accelerated weathering of CdSe/ZnS and CdSe quantum dot polymer composites
Miranda J. Gallagher’s manuscript, entitled “Release, detection and toxicity of fragments generated during artificial accelerated weathering of CdSe/ZnS and CdSe quantum dot polymer composites,” has been published in Environmental Science: Nano. Read the manuscript online here. Miranda J. Gallagher, Joseph T. Buchman, Tian Autumn Qiu, Bo Zhi, Taeyjuana Lyons, Kaitlin M. Landy, Zeev Rosenzweig, Christy Haynes and Howard Fairbrother, Environmental Science: Nano, 2018, 5, 1694-1710.
Donald White, a CSN student in Dr. Mike Curry‘s group at Tuskegee University, has been selected for a travel award to present at the 2017 Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in STEM. He will present his work entitled “Facile Method of Dispersing CNF’s via VS-I within a Polymer Matrix” at the March 2017 meeting in Washington, DC. Congratulations, Donald!
CSN faculty member Sara Mason has been awarded an XSEDE (Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment) Resource Allocation for her proposal titled “Density Functional Theory Calculations for Nanomaterials in Energy Applications and the Environment.” The grant provides computational resources for advanced computing, visualization, and storage, and is valued at over $72,000. You can read more about the project in the Daily Iowan article “UI Scientists Probe Nano Effects.” Congratulations Sara!
The University of Wisconsin-Madison posted a press release today about a recent Center publication, “Impact of Nanoscale Lithium Nickel Manganese Cobalt Oxide (NMC) on the Bacterium Shewanella oneidensis MR-1″ by Mimi Hang, Ian Gunsolus, Hunter Wayland, Eric Melby, Arielle Mensch, Katie Hurley, Joel Pedersen, Christy Haynes, & Robert Hamers. You can read the press release hereÂ and see the original article here. Â (Image byÂ Ella Marushchenko) Update: The University of Minnesota also posted a press release here, and Fox9 News in the Twin Cities produced a TV segment that you can watchhere. Update 2: KARE 11 News also produced a video that you can see here. Update 3: More coverage of the article can be found at Science Daily,Â Green Car Congress,Â Watts Up… Read More »CSN Research in the News