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1. Development of surface chemical approaches for detection and characterization of multi-walled carbon nanotubes dispersed in a polymer composite
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 5/23/2016
Authors: Justin M Gorham, William A Osborn, Jeremiah W Woodcock, Jeffrey W Gilman
Abstract: Multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNT) and other carbon nanofillers are used in different applications to enhance the materials and electrical properties of consumer products such as polymer composites. As a result, concern has arisen regarding the p ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=920519

2. Strategies for scanning electron microscopy sample preparation and characterization of multiwall carbon nanotube polymer composites
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1200-17
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 1/20/2016
Author: Andras Vladar
Abstract: This guideline presents methods for the preparation and investigation of samples of multiwall carbon nanotube-polymer composites by scanning electron microscopy. It is focused on multiwall carbon nanotube epoxy composite, but the strategy shoul ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=919173

3. Detecting Carbon in Carbon: Application of Differential Charging to Obtain Information on the Chemical Identity and Spatial Location of Carbon Nanotube Aggregates in Composites by Imaging X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 10/24/2015
Authors: Justin M Gorham, William A Osborn, Jeremiah W Woodcock, Keana C K Scott, John Michael Heddleston, Angela R Hight Walker, Jeffrey W Gilman
Abstract: The surface contributions and dispersion properties of multiwalled carbon nanotubes (MWCNT) within a composite are important measurements to perform on nano-enabled products in order to help answer environmental health and safety questions associated ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918341

4. Protocols for Accelerating Laboratory Weathering and Measurements of Degradation of Polymer-Multiwalled Carbon Nanotube Composites
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1200-15
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 8/3/2015
Authors: Li Piin Sung, Tinh Nguyen
Abstract: Polymer nanocomposites containing multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) are increasingly or potentially will be used in many large-volume industries. These advanced composites are exposed to severe mechanical and environmental stresses, such that, d ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918290

5. Unexpected Changes in Functionality and Surface Coverage for Au Nanoparticle PEI Conjugates: Implications for Stability and Efficacy in Biological Systems
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 6/26/2015
Authors: Tae Joon Cho, John M Pettibone, Justin M Gorham, Thao M. Nguyen, Robert I. MacCuspie, Julien C. Gigault, Vincent A Hackley
Abstract: Attached.
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=918002

6. Challenges, Strategies and Opportunities for Measuring Carbon Nanotubes within a Polymer Composites by X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1200-10
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 3/14/2015
Authors: Justin M Gorham, Jeremiah W Woodcock, Keana C K Scott
Abstract: FOREWORD This NIST Special Publication (SP) is one in a series of NIST SPs that address research needs articulated in the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) Environmental, Health, and Safety Research Strategy published in 2011 [1]. This ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917794

7. Preparation of silver nanoparticle loaded cotton threads to facilitate measurement development for textile applications
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1200-8
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 1/26/2015
Authors: Justin M Gorham, Karen E Murphy, Jingyu Liu, Dimitri Tselenchuk, Gheorghe Stan, Thao M. Nguyen, Richard D Holbrook, Michael R Winchester, Robert Francis Cook, Robert MacCuspie, Vincent A Hackley
Abstract: FOREWORD This NIST special publication (SP) is one in a series of NIST SPs that address research needs articulated in the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) Environmental, Health, and Safety Research Strategy published in 2011 [1]. This ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916567

8. The Use of Cause-and-Effect Analysis to Design a High Quality Nano-Cyto-Toxicology Assay
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 12/4/2014
Authors: Matthias Rosslein, John T Elliott, Marc L Salit, Elijah J Petersen, Cordula Hirsch, Harald Krug, Peter Wick
Abstract: An important consideration in developing standards and regulations that govern the production and use of commercial nanoscale materials is the development of robust and reliable measurements to assess potential biological effects of these nanomat ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916357

9. Storage Wars: How citrate capped silver nanoparticle suspensions are affected by not-so-trivial decisions
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 3/21/2014
Authors: Justin M Gorham, Anne B Rohlfing, Katrice A Lippa, Robert I. MacCuspie, Amy Hemmati, Richard D Holbrook
Abstract: A critical but often overlooked component of silver nanoparticle (AgNPs) suspensions involves their behavior following short- and long-term storage. The current study investigates the integrity of citrate-capped AgNP suspensions, nominally 20 nm in ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913638

10. Pulmonary and Cardiovascular Responses of Rats to Inhalation of Silver Nanoparticles
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 8/14/2013
Authors: Jenny R Roberts, Walt McKinney, Hong Kan, Kristine Krajnak, David G Frazer, Treye Thomas, Stacey Waugh, Allison Kenyon, Robert I. MacCuspie, Vincent A Hackley, Vincent Castranova
Abstract: Rats were exposed by inhalation to filtered air or to a low (100 ug/m3 using a commercial antimicrobial product [20 mg/L silver]) or high (1000 ug/m3 using a suspension [200 mg/L silver] synthesized to have a similar size distribution) concentrat ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912947



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