Letter to Editor
Green and Sustainable Innovation and Nanotechnology

Anshuman Mishra

Volume 5, Issue 2 , 2020, Pages 1-1


  Developing a large pool of research and technology data perhaps the most important source of knowledge, which can be shared among professionals to facilitate new technology development. High ranges of environmental friendly materials that have been procured from various resources have ignited significant ...  Read More

Review Article
Know-how needs for Higher Education in Nano-electronics: French CNFM Network Strategy

Olivier Bonnaud

Volume 5, Issue 2 , 2020, Pages 1-8


  Microelectronic technologies have progressively shifted to nanotechnologies thanks to a permanent decrease in the size of elementary devices over the last 50 years. This evolution has been achieved by decreasing the lateral dimensions of the devices, and the thicknesses of the layers involved in the ...  Read More

Research Article
A Haloing Structured SiMPs@Cu Composite Anode Material for Lithium Ion Batteries

Hui Xu; Xiaolan Wang; Rui Chen; Hui Zhang; Yong Wang; Hong Jin; YU Bai; Ping Zong

Volume 5, Issue 2 , 2020, Pages 1-5


  Micrometer sized silicon particles encapsulated in copper layer (SiMPs@Cu) was synthesized by a simple electroless deposition process. The pH values, copper salt concentrations and the complexing agent concentration were studied to evaluate the factors which affected the copper layer structures. The ...  Read More

Research Article
Polymer Slurry in Foundation Construction

Sarah Mobley; Kelly Costello; Gray Mullins

Volume 5, Issue 2 , 2020, Pages 1-5


  A common method of constructing foundations for bridges or tall buildings involves deep excavations in which steel reinforcement and fluid concrete are placed while in a submerged state below the ground water table. The excavation stability is achieved by maintaining the fluid level of slurry within ...  Read More

Research Article
Development of SiO2-epoxy Nanocomposites and their Thermo-mechanical Properties

Bandana Rajpoot; Sushil Kumar Singh; Abhishek Kumar; Anuj Jain

Volume 5, Issue 2 , 2020, Pages 1-4


  This study is focused to see reinforcing effects of SiO2 nanoparticles on the mechanical and thermal properties of epoxy resin. For the same, SiO2 nanoparticles up to 8 wt.% were reinforced in epoxy resin and the effect of this reinforcement was seen on fracture toughness, fracture energy and glass transition ...  Read More