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Publications of the Laboratory of Applied Nanomaterials


  • Exceptional oxidation activity with size-controlled supported gold clusters of low atomicity. "Nature Chemistry". September 2013, vol. 5 (9), p. 775-781. <doi: 10.1038/nchem.1721>
  • Improving immunosensor performance through oriented immobilization of antibodies on carbon nanotube composite surfaces. "Biosensors & Bioelectronics". May 2013, vol. 43, p. 274-280. <doi: 10.1016/j.bios.2012.12.010>


  • Carbon nanotube composite peptide-based biosensors as putative diagnostic tools for rheumatoid arthritis. "Biosensors & Bioelectronics". 2011, vol. 27, Issue 1, p. 113-118. <doi: 10.1016/j.bios.2011.06.026>
  • Microelectromechanical resonators based on an all polymer/carbon nanotube composite structural material. "Applied Physics Letters". July 2011, vol. 99, Issue 4. <doi: 10.1063/1.3621861>
  • Synthesis and stabilization of subnanometric gold oxide nanoparticles on multiwalled carbon nanotubes and their catalytic activity. "Journal of the American Chemical Society". July 2011, vol. 133, Issue 26, p. 10251-10261. <doi: 10.1021/ja202862k>
  • New insights into the role of the electronic properties of oxide promoters in Rh-catalyzed selective synthesis of oxygenates from synthesis gas. "Journal of Catalysis". 2011, vol. 280, Issue 2, p. 274-288. <doi: 10.1016/j.jcat.2011.03.025>
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  • Bioinspired target-specific crystallization on peptide nanotubes for ultrasensitive Pb ion detection. "Small". August 2010, vol. 6, Issue 16, p. 1753-1756. <doi: 10.1002/smll.201000489>


  • Plasma-activated multi-walled carbon nanotube-polystyrene composite substrates for biosensing. "Nanotechnology". August 2009, vol. 20, Issue 33. <doi: 10.1088/0957-4484/20/33/335501>
  • Assessment of catalyst particle removal in multi-wall carbon nanotubes by highly sensitive magnetic measurements. "Carbon". March 2009, vol. 47, Issue 3, p. 758-763. <doi: 10.1016/j.carbon.2008.11.007>


  • Discriminating the carboxylic groups from the total acidic sites in oxidized multi-wall carbon nanotubes by means of acid-base titration. "Chemical Physics Letters". September 2008, vol. 462, Issue 4-6, p. 256-259. <doi: 10.1016/j.cplett.2008.07.071>
  • Neutron activation of engineered nanoparticles as a tool for tracing their environmental fate and uptake in organisms. "Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry". September 2008, vol. 27, Issue 9, p. 1883-1887.
  • Steam purification for the removal of graphitic shells coating catalytic particles and the shortening of single-walled carbon nanotubes. "Small". September 2008, vol. 4, Issue 9, p. 1501-1506. <doi: 10.1002/smll.200701283>
  • Silane nanopatterns via gas-phase soft lithography. "Small". August 2008, vol. 4, Issue 8, p. 1076-1079. <doi: 10.1002/smll.200701038>
  • Tracing of engineered metal and oxide nanoparticles in soil and earthworms using neutron activation. "Abstracts of Papers of The American Chemical Society". April 2008, vol. 235.
  • Composite planar electrode for sensing electrochemical oxygen demand. "Analytica Chimica Acta". January 2008, vol. 607, Issue 2, p. 176-182. <doi: 10.1016/j.aca.2007.11.037>
  • Label-free pathogen detection with sensor chips assembled from peptide nanotubes. "Angewandte Chemie-International Edition". 2008, vol. 47, Issue 50, p. 9752-9755. <doi: 10.1002/anie.200804299>
  • Scalable fabrication of immunosensors based on carbon nanotube polymer composites. "Nanotechnology". 2008, vol. 19, Issue 7. <doi: 10.1088/0957-4484/19/7/075102>