Design of Mn and Zr incorporated Ag2O nanoparticles and their enhanced photocatalytic activity driven by visible light irradiation for degradation of rose bengal dye

2021 / New Journal of Chemistry

Mn, Zr co-doped Ag2O nanoparticles (NPs) were blended through a wet chemical strategy, and the physicochemical properties of doped and …

Carlos Morillo

Design of photoinitiating systems based on the chalcone-anthracene scaffold for LED cationic photopolymerization and application in 3D printing

2021 / European Polymer Journal

In this study, light-emitting diodes (LEDs) used as secure, low-cost and possessing long emission wavelengths irradiation sources were applied in …

Carlos Morillo

An integrated analytical study of crayons from the original art materials collection of the MUNCH museum in Oslo

2021 / Scientific Reports volume 11, Article number: 7152 (2021)

Among the artists’ materials of the nineteenth century, pastel crayons merit scientific interest since their early commercial formulations are mostly …

Heather Haffner

A straightforward synthesis of visible light driven BiFeO3/AgVO3 nanocomposites with improved photocatalytic activity

2021 / Environmental Pollution

Herein, an efficient visible-light-driven BiFeO3/AgVO3 nanocomposite was effectively fabricated via a facile co-precipitation procedure. The physicochemical properties of BiFeO3/AgVO3 nanocomposites …

Carlos Morillo

Sustainable production of value-added chemicals and fuels by using a citric acid-modified carbon nitride optical semiconductor

2021 / Applied Catalysis

Citric acid-modified graphite-like carbon nitride materials (GCN-zCA) were synthetized by thermal co-polymerization of dicyandiamide with different amounts of citric acid …

Carlos Morillo

Ultra-sensitive and selective determination of a phenolic food additive using protein capped gold nanoclusters: a dual in-line fluorometric and colorimetric sensing probe†

2021 / New Journal of chemistry

In the present study, a food additive, tert-butylhydroquinone (TBHQ), was selectively and sensitively determined by both colorimetric and spectrofluorimetric methods …

Carlos Morillo

Designed CXCR4 mimic acts as a soluble chemokine receptor that blocks atherogenic inflammation by agonist-specific targeting

2020 / Nature Communications

Targeting a specific chemokine/receptor axis in atherosclerosis remains challenging. Soluble receptor-based strategies are not established for chemokine receptors due to …

Carlos Morillo

Protrudin and PDZD8 contribute to neuronal integrity by promoting lipid extraction required for endosome maturation

2020 / Nature Communications volume 11, Article number: 4576 (2020)

Endosome maturation depends on membrane contact sites (MCSs) formed between endoplasmic reticulum (ER) and endolysosomes (LyLEs). The mechanism underlying lipid …

Heather Haffner

Self-defect-passivation by Br-enrichment in FA-doped Cs1−xFAxPbBr3 quantum dots: towards high-performance quantum dot light-emitting diodes

2020 / Scientific Reports volume 10, Article number: 14758 (2020)

Halide vacancy defect is one of the major origins of non-radiative recombination in the lead halide perovskite light emitting devices …

Heather Haffner