Guenter Mistelberger just published an excellent review article about luminescent magnetic particles. Very useful for anybody who uses them in life science applications such as multimodal imaging, analyte monitoring, nanotherapeutics, and combinations thereof. Have a look at it here.
After every "Magnetic Carrier Meeting", we publish peer reviewed articles in a special journal issue that contains the most-up-to date research in our area. This year we did that with the American Institute of Physics in theirConference Proceeding Series. This AIP publication is well indexed and you can easily find your papers with search engines such as SciFinder.
We would like to announce here that our peer reviewed proceedings have just been published as the AIP Conference Proceedings 1311
This year, it is a fully digital version, and we will not send out a hard copy. The conference proceedings consist of 68 full size peer-reviewed publications, totalling exactly 500 pages. Lots of interesting articles about magnetic particles and their applications.
You can access all articles here.
Nguyen T. K. Thanh et al. just got a special issue about nanoparticles published in thePhilosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A. The theme issue includes articles on the synthesis of cobalt sulphide nanostructures, CoCuPt hollow and Ag@Au core–shell nanoparticles as well as thin films at water–oil interfaces. Colloidal templates for copolymer micelles and porous silica are also covered. More exotic synthetic methods include high-throughput hydrothermal flow synthesis of Zn–Ce oxides. Sensing magnetic nanoparticles with a tunneling magnetoresistance sensor is another aspect of the research covered as well as applications of La1−xSrxMnO3 nanoparticles for magnetic fluid hyperthermia. Many of the articles include detailed characterization of nanoparticles in order to better understand structure– function relationships; a fine example of which includes investigations of magnetic properties of nanoparticles owing to size and surface effect. Finally, useful nanoparticle characterization techniques such as magnetic field-flow fractionation and light scattering are also covered.
Check it out at http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/368/1927.
Do you remember the excellent tutorial that Kannan Krishnan gave at our 8th Magnetic Carrier Meeting in Rostock? And now the paper that goes with it is available. Kannan describes in there that biomedical nanomagnetics is a multidisciplinary area of research in science, engineering and medicine with broad applications in
imaging, diagnostics and therapy. Recent developments offer exciting possibilities in personalized medicine provided a truly integrated approach, combining chemistry, materials science, physics, engineering, biology and medicine, is implemented. Emphasizing this perspective, Kannan addresses important issues for the rapid development of the field, i.e., magnetic behavior at the nanoscale with emphasis on the relaxation dynamics, synthesis and surface functionalization of nanoparticles and core-shell structures, biocompatibility and toxicity studies, biological constraints and opportunities, and in vivo and in vitro applications.
Do you remember the excellent tutorial that Kannan Krishnan gave at our 8th Magnetic Carrier Meeting in Rostock? And now the paper that goes with it is available.
Kannan describes in there that biomedical nanomagnetics is a multidisciplinary area of research in science, engineering and medicine with broad applications in
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