Editorial
Advanced Materials Innovations

Hisatoshi Kobayashi; Mikael Syväjärvi

Volume 2, Issue 6 , 2017, Pages 357-357

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amp.2017/601

Abstract
  Dear Readers,Advanced Materials Innovations is a three-day international event organised by the International Association of Advanced Materials and VBRI Sverige AB during 22 - 24 August 2017, Stockholm, Sweden. The market for materials is changing from raw materials supply to innovation ...  Read More

Research Article
Effect of chemical composition on hardenability of high strength low-C steels

Andrea Di Schino

Volume 2, Issue 6 , 2017, Pages 358-361

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amp.2017/602

Abstract
  The effect of low-alloy additions on hardenability of high strength low-C steels is reported. Various as-quenched materials with microstructures consisting of low-C (granular) bainitic, mixed bainitic/martensitic and fully martensitic microstructures were produced. Results show that for a given cooling ...  Read More

Research Article
Structural and electrical studies of thermally annealed tungsten nitride thin film

Sharmistha Anwar; Shahid Anwar

Volume 2, Issue 6 , 2017, Pages 362-366

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amp.2017/603

Abstract
  Present work is focused on various properties of thermally annealed tungsten nitride (WN) film. Tungsten nitride thin films on silicon (100) substrates were deposited via reactive magnetron sputtering technique. Initially Ar/N2 flow ratio was optimized by varying N2 gas flow between 5 to 25 sccm. 20:5 ...  Read More

Research Article
Synthesis and characterization of Mn composition effect on CdSe thin films

Sarika Singh; A.K. Shrivastava; Swati Tapdiya

Volume 2, Issue 6 , 2017, Pages 367-370

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amp/2017.604

Abstract
  Cadmium Selenide (CdSe) doped with (Mn) Manganese Chloride grown, on commercial glass substrate usingChemical Bath Deposition Method. Growth time was kept at 1-2 hours. Magnese Chloride (Mncl2) was used for dopant. CdMnSe films so obtained were characterized using X-Ray Diffraction, Scanning Electron ...  Read More

Research Article
Structural, optical and electrical properties of copper oxide nanoparticles prepared through microwave assistance

S. M. Sathiya; G. S. Okram; M. A. Jothi Rajan

Volume 2, Issue 6 , 2017, Pages 371-377

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amp.2017/605

Abstract
  Microwave assisted co-precipitation method is used to synthesize copper oxide nanoparticles from various concentrations of CuCl2.2H2O (0.1 M - 0.5 M) precursors. Both CuO and Cu2O phases are observed from X-ray diffraction (XRD) pattern and further confirmed from Energy Dispersive X-ray Analysis (EDX) ...  Read More

Research Article
Anticancer property of green material through computational approach

Nupur Jauhari; Gajula MNV Prasad; Neelam Sharma; Navneeta Bharadvaja

Volume 2, Issue 6 , 2017, Pages 378-383

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amp.2017/606

Abstract
  The purpose of research: Colorectal cancer is third most prevalent cancer in developed countries with increasing cases in developing countries. Studies show that the chronic intestinal inflammation is associated with increased risk of developing colorectal cancer. Inflammation is an immunological response ...  Read More

Research Article
Performance analysis of different material based dual electrode doping-less TFET

Sunny Anand; S. Inthekhab Amin

Volume 2, Issue 6 , 2017, Pages 384-387

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amp.2017/607

Abstract
  In this work, the charge plasma based dual electrode doping-less tunnel FETs (DEDLTFET) is simulated with the use of different materials such as silicon (Si-DEDLTFET), Silicon-germanium (SiGe-DEDLTFET) and SiGe at Source (SiGe Source DEDLTFET). The charge plasma technique is used to create source and ...  Read More

Research Article
Development of quasi solid state dye sensitized solar cells

Himanshi Jauhari; Rakhi Grover; Omita Nanda; Kanchan Saxena

Volume 2, Issue 6 , 2017, Pages 388-392

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amp.2017/608

Abstract
  Dye Sensitized Solar Cells (DSSCs) present a significant renewable energy source in terms of control of different parameters governing flexibility, efficiency, lifetime and cost. The liquid electrolytes used inside the cells are generally responsible for the leakage and inefficient encapsulation related ...  Read More

Research Article
Comparative assessment of thermal comfort with Insulation and phase change materials utilizations in building roofs and walls

Kumar Biplab; Dibakar Rakshit

Volume 2, Issue 6 , 2017, Pages 393-397

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amp.2017/609

Abstract
  Present study deals with estimation of thermal comfort of residential buildings for different scenarios. The three scenarios which are analysed for the present study are construction using brick wall and concrete roof, construction by utilization of insulation over walls and roof and construction by ...  Read More

Research Article
Design and fabrication of multilayer dichroic beam splitter

Vinod Karar; Amit L Sharma

Volume 2, Issue 6 , 2017, Pages 398-401

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amp.2017/610

Abstract
  Beam splitters are primarily used for applications like avionic displays, optical storage, fluorescence applications, optical interferometry, semiconductor instrumentation where some of the information needs to be reflected as well as transmitted. They operate on the principle of light being ...  Read More

Research Article
A new synthetic approach of nano-sized polyaniline cathode material for zinc-polyaniline rechargeable battery

Bharat C. Dalui; Bikash Mandal; Debalina Das; Susanta Ghosh; I. Basumallick

Volume 2, Issue 6 , 2017, Pages 402-406

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amp.2017/611

Abstract
  The electrochemical performances of electrochemically synthesized polyanilinenano (nPANI) material as cathode vs. zinc metal as anode is investigated.The nPANI particle is synthesized by galvanostatic electro-oxidation of aniline from interfacial solution on metal electrode surface and characterized ...  Read More

Research Article
Rietveld refinement of barium substituted bismuth ferrite synthesized using sol-gel technique

Anju .; Ashish Agarwal; Praveen Aghamkar

Volume 2, Issue 6 , 2017, Pages 407-409

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amp.2017/612

Abstract
  Barium substituted bismuth ferrite (Bi0.8Ba0.2FeO3) was synthesized using ethylene glycol based sol-gel method followed by heat treatment at 800°C for 15 min. In order to study the effect of barium substitution on structural parameters the rietveld refinement of the sample was performed. Structural ...  Read More

Research Article
A study on green reducing agents for gold nanoparticles

Ravi Jon; Vipul Singh; D.P Jayapandian

Volume 2, Issue 6 , 2017, Pages 410-412

http://dx.doi.org/10.5185/amp.2017/613

Abstract
  The main aim of this research is to propose the various green reducing agents for extract the green gold nanoparticles from Gold Chloride (HAucl4) solution. Green reducing agents are safe and eco-friendly for the extraction of the gold nanoparticles. The green gold nanoparticles were synthesized using ...  Read More