Yusuke Yamauchi

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Affiliation: National Institute for Materials Science
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Rational design of mesoporous metals and related nanomaterials by a soft-template approach
    Yusuke Yamauchi
    World Premier International WPI Research Center, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, Ibaraki 305 0047, Japan
    Chem Asian J 3:664-76. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Pt fibers with stacked donut-like mesospace by assembling pt nanoparticles: guided deposition in physically confined self-assembly of surfactants
    Yusuke Yamauchi
    World Premier International Research Center, National Institute for Materials Science, Namiki 1 1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 130:5426-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Polymeric micelle assembly for the direct synthesis of functionalized mesoporous silica with fully accessible Pt nanoparticles toward an improved CO oxidation reaction
    Bishnu Prasad Bastakoti
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 50:9101-4. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Direct synthesis of a mesoporous TiO2-RuO2 composite through evaporation-induced polymeric micelle assembly
    Bishnu Prasad Bastakoti
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 16:10425-8. 2014
  5. ncbi request reprint Lithography-assisted alignment control for preparation of mesoporous silica films with uniaxially oriented mesochannels
    Yusuke Yamauchi
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 50:2448-50. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Synthesis of MoO(3) nanotubes by thermal mesostructural transition of spherical triblock copolymer micelle templates
    Bishnu Prasad Bastakoti
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 48:12091-3. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Electrochemical synthesis of mesoporous Pt-Au binary alloys with tunable compositions for enhancement of electrochemical performance
    Yusuke Yamauchi
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 134:5100-9. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Fabrication of mesoporous silica/polymer composites through solvent evaporation process and investigation of their excellent low thermal expansion property
    Norihiro Suzuki
    National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 13:4957-62. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Breakthrough and future: nanoscale controls of compositions, morphologies, and mesochannel orientations toward advanced mesoporous materials
    Yusuke Yamauchi
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, Namiki 1 1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Rec 9:321-39. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Preparation of Ni nanoparticles between montmorillonite layers utilizing dimethylaminoborane as reducing agent
    Yusuke Yamauchi
    World Premier International Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Dalton Trans 41:1210-5. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint Rational design of mesoporous metals and related nanomaterials by a soft-template approach
    Yusuke Yamauchi
    World Premier International WPI Research Center, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, Ibaraki 305 0047, Japan
    Chem Asian J 3:664-76. 2008
    ..It is possible to produce various nanostructures (e.g., lamellar, 2D hexagonal (p6mm), and 3D cubic (Ia\3d)), nanoparticles, and nanotubes simply by controlling the composition of the reaction bath...
  2. doi request reprint Pt fibers with stacked donut-like mesospace by assembling pt nanoparticles: guided deposition in physically confined self-assembly of surfactants
    Yusuke Yamauchi
    World Premier International Research Center, National Institute for Materials Science, Namiki 1 1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 130:5426-7. 2008
    ..Preferentially oriented mesochannels should contribute significantly to the fine control and transport of electronic carriers through metal fibers...
  3. ncbi request reprint Polymeric micelle assembly for the direct synthesis of functionalized mesoporous silica with fully accessible Pt nanoparticles toward an improved CO oxidation reaction
    Bishnu Prasad Bastakoti
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 50:9101-4. 2014
    ..Strongly immobilized, fully accessible, and uniformly dispersed Pt nanoparticles on mesoporous silica wall exhibit superior catalytic activity toward CO oxidation. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Direct synthesis of a mesoporous TiO2-RuO2 composite through evaporation-induced polymeric micelle assembly
    Bishnu Prasad Bastakoti
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 16:10425-8. 2014
    ..Evaporation-induced assembly of spherical micelles made of an asymmetric poly(styrene-b-2-vinyl pyridine-b-ethylene oxide) triblock copolymer enables the fabrication of a mesoporous TiO2-RuO2 composite with a uniform pore size of 30 nm. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint Lithography-assisted alignment control for preparation of mesoporous silica films with uniaxially oriented mesochannels
    Yusuke Yamauchi
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 50:2448-50. 2014
    ..The effectiveness on both nonionic and cationic surfactants is discussed, and a continuous film with fully uniaxially oriented mesochannels is also successfully prepared. ..
  6. doi request reprint Synthesis of MoO(3) nanotubes by thermal mesostructural transition of spherical triblock copolymer micelle templates
    Bishnu Prasad Bastakoti
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 48:12091-3. 2012
    ..This nanotube formation is realized by entanglement of adjacent spherical core-shell nanoparticles templated from block copolymer micelles...
  7. ncbi request reprint Electrochemical synthesis of mesoporous Pt-Au binary alloys with tunable compositions for enhancement of electrochemical performance
    Yusuke Yamauchi
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 134:5100-9. 2012
    ..Also, mesoporous Pt-Au alloy electrodes showed a highly sensitive amperometric response for glucose molecules, which will be useful in next-generation enzyme-free glucose sensors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Fabrication of mesoporous silica/polymer composites through solvent evaporation process and investigation of their excellent low thermal expansion property
    Norihiro Suzuki
    National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 13:4957-62. 2011
    ..These data demonstrate that polymers embedded inside the mesopores become thermally stable, and do not greaty contribute to the thermal expansion behavior of the composites...
  9. doi request reprint Breakthrough and future: nanoscale controls of compositions, morphologies, and mesochannel orientations toward advanced mesoporous materials
    Yusuke Yamauchi
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, Namiki 1 1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Rec 9:321-39. 2009
    ..The macroscopic-scale controls of mesochannels are important for innovative applications such as molecular-scale devices and electrodes with enhanced diffusions of guest species...
  10. ncbi request reprint Preparation of Ni nanoparticles between montmorillonite layers utilizing dimethylaminoborane as reducing agent
    Yusuke Yamauchi
    World Premier International Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Dalton Trans 41:1210-5. 2012
    ..30 nm), the morphology of the formed Ni nanoparticles in the interlayer space is thought to be disc-like in shape with a thickness of 0.3-0.4 nm and an average lateral size of 1.2 nm...
  11. doi request reprint Inorganic-organic hybrid nanoparticles with biocompatible calcium phosphate thin shells for fluorescence enhancement
    Bishnu Prasad Bastakoti
    World Premier International WPI, Research Center for Materials, Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Asian J 8:1301-5. 2013
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  12. ncbi request reprint Synthesis of mesoporous titania nanoparticles with anatase frameworks and investigation of their photocatalytic performance
    Mohamed B Zakaria
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanorachtechtonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305 0044, Japan
    J Nanosci Nanotechnol 12:4502-7. 2012
    ..The results show that the reaction rates of the photocatalytic MB decomposition strongly depend on the degree of crystallinity in the MTNs frameworks and on the surface area of MTNs...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dynamic breathing of CO2 by hydrotalcite
    Shinsuke Ishihara
    International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 135:18040-3. 2013
    ..Since hydrotalcite-like clay minerals exist in Nature, our finding implies that the global carbon cycle involving exchange between lithosphere and atmosphere is much more dynamic than previously thought...
  14. doi request reprint Preparation of ordered mesoporous alumina-doped titania films with high thermal stability and their application to high-speed passive-matrix electrochromic displays
    Xiangfen Jiang
    World Premier International Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chemistry 19:10958-64. 2013
    ..The vertical nanospace in the films can effectively prevent drifting of the leuco dye...
  15. ncbi request reprint Controlled crystallization of cyano-bridged Cu-Pt coordination polymers with two-dimensional morphology
    Mohamed B Zakaria
    Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University, 3 4 1 Okubo, Shinjuku, Tokyo, 169 8555 Japan http www yamauchi labo com World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitechtonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Tanta University, Tanta, Gharbeya 31527 Egypt
    Chem Asian J 9:1511-4. 2014
    ..The 2D CPs have many active sites for catalytic and electrochemical reactions, and furthermore the assembled CPs can be used as membrane filters. ..
  16. doi request reprint Tailored design of multiple nanoarchitectures in metal-cyanide hybrid coordination polymers
    Ming Hu
    International Center for Young Scientists ICYS, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 135:384-91. 2013
    ..This type of nanoarchitecture is powerful for the exploration of alternative properties of CPs. The resultant hollow-based nanoarchitectures significantly increase gas adsorption and bring out interesting magnetic properties...
  17. doi request reprint Thermally stable polymer composites with improved transparency by using colloidal mesoporous silica nanoparticles as inorganic fillers
    Norihiro Suzuki
    World Premier International WPI Research Center, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 14:7427-32. 2012
    ..Compared with nonporous silica particles, similar to TMPS-4, CMS shows a greater effect on lowering the CTE. In addition, obtained polymer-CMS nanocomposites show improved transparency than polymer-TMPS-4 nanocomposites...
  18. doi request reprint Unusual reinforcement of silicone rubber compounds containing mesoporous silica particles as inorganic fillers
    Norihiro Suzuki
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 14:3400-7. 2012
    ..Furthermore, mesoporous silica/silicone composites show higher transparency than non-porous silica/silicone composites...
  19. ncbi request reprint Direct synthesis of MOF-derived nanoporous carbon with magnetic Co nanoparticles toward efficient water treatment
    Nagy L Torad
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305 0044, Japan Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University, 3 4 1 Okubo, Shinjuku, Tokyo, 169 8555, Japan
    Small 10:2096-107. 2014
    ..The Co/NPC possesses an impressive saturation capacity for MB dye compared with the commercial activated carbon. Also, the dispersed magnetic Co nanoparticles facilitate easy magnetic separation. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint Synthesis of nanoporous carbon-cobalt-oxide hybrid electrocatalysts by thermal conversion of metal-organic frameworks
    Watcharop Chaikittisilp
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials, Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan, Homepage http www yamauchi labo com
    Chemistry 20:4217-21. 2014
    ..The hybrid materials exhibit similar catalytic activity in the ORR to the benchmark, commercial, Pt/carbon black catalyst, and show better catalytic activity for the OER than the Pt-based catalyst. ..
  21. doi request reprint Enzyme nanoarchitectonics: organization and device application
    Katsuhiko Ariga
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Soc Rev 42:6322-45. 2013
    ..We believe that enzymes and their mimics will be freely coupled, organized and integrated upon demand in near future technologies. ..
  22. doi request reprint Multifunctional core-shell-corona-type polymeric micelles for anticancer drug-delivery and imaging
    Bishnu Prasad Bastakoti
    World Premier International WPI, Research Center for Materials, Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chemistry 19:4812-7. 2013
    ..The mineralization of calcium phosphate (CaP) on the PAA domain not only enhances the diagnostic efficacy of organic dyes, but also works as a diffusion barrier for the controlled release...
  23. doi request reprint Block copolymer assisted synthesis of porous α-Ni(OH)2 microflowers with high surface areas as electrochemical pseudocapacitor materials
    Bishnu Prasad Bastakoti
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 48:9150-2. 2012
    ....
  24. doi request reprint Electrochemical design of mesoporous Pt-Ru alloy films with various compositions toward superior electrocatalytic performance
    Hongjing Wang
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chemistry 18:13142-8. 2012
    ..Due to the mesoporous structure and the doped Ru content, our mesoporous Pt-Ru films showed superior electrocatalytic activity for methanol oxidation reaction in comparison with the commercially available Pt catalyst...
  25. ncbi request reprint Electric Double-Layer Capacitors Based on Highly Graphitized Nanoporous Carbons Derived from ZIF-67
    Nagy L Torad
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan http www yamauchi labo com Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University, 3 4 1 Okubo, Shinjuku, Tokyo 169 8555 Japan
    Chemistry 20:7895-900. 2014
    ..A maximum specific capacitance of 238 F g(-1) is observed at a scan rate of 20 mV s(-1) . This value is very high compared to previous works on carbon-based electric double layer capacitors. ..
  26. doi request reprint Fullerene nanoarchitectonics: from zero to higher dimensions
    Lok Kumar Shrestha
    World Premier International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Asian J 8:1662-79. 2013
    ..This Focus Review summarizes the recent developments in the production of nanostructured fullerenes and techniques for the elaboration of fullerene nanomaterials into hierarchic structures...
  27. doi request reprint Naked-eye discrimination of methanol from ethanol using composite film of oxoporphyrinogen and layered double hydroxide
    Shinsuke Ishihara
    International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 5:5927-30. 2013
    ..The mechanism of color variation, based on solid-state (13)C-CP/MAS NMR and solution-state (13)C NMR studies, is proposed to be anion transfer from LDH to OxP triggered by methanol exposure. ..
  28. doi request reprint Fullerene crystals with bimodal pore architectures consisting of macropores and mesopores
    Lok Kumar Shrestha
    World Premier International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 135:586-9. 2013
    ..By varying the mixing fraction of CCl(4) in benzene, the porosity and electrochemically active surface area can be flexibly controlled...
  29. doi request reprint Synthesis of highly strained mesostructured SrTiO(3)/BaTiO(3) composite films with robust ferroelectricity
    Norihiro Suzuki
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chemistry 19:4446-50. 2013
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Nanoporous carbons through direct carbonization of a zeolitic imidazolate framework for supercapacitor electrodes
    Watcharop Chaikittisilp
    World Premier International Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 48:7259-61. 2012
    ..The resultant nanoporous carbons exhibit high electrochemical capacitances in an acidic aqueous electrolyte...
  31. doi request reprint Direct synthesis of nanoporous carbon nitride fibers using Al-based porous coordination polymers (Al-PCPs)
    Ming Hu
    World Premier International Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science, Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 47:8124-6. 2011
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Synthesis of mesoporous TiO2/SiO2 hybrid films as an efficient photocatalyst by polymeric micelle assembly
    Yunqi Li
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan http www yamauchi labo com Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University, 3 4 1 Okubo, Shinjuku, Tokyo 169 8555 Japan
    Chemistry 20:6027-32. 2014
    ..The addition of SiO2 phase to mesoporous TiO2 films not only adsorbs more organic dyes, but also significantly enhances the photocatalytic activity compared to mesoporous pure TiO2 film without SiO2 phase...
  33. ncbi request reprint Gigantic swelling of inorganic layered materials: a bridge to molecularly thin two-dimensional nanosheets
    Fengxia Geng
    International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 136:5491-500. 2014
    ..The insight gained from this study sheds new light on both the incorporation of guest molecules into a gallery of layered structures in general and the exfoliation of materials into elementary single-layer nanosheets...
  34. doi request reprint Highly crystallized nanometer-sized zeolite a with large Cs adsorption capability for the decontamination of water
    Nagy L Torad
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA and Environmental Remediation Materials Unit, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan http www yamauchi labo com Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University, 3 4 1 Okubo, Shinjuku, Tokyo 169 8555 Japan
    Chem Asian J 9:759-63. 2014
    ..g., adsorption amounts and rates). This technique is applicable to other zeolites, which will be highly valuable for further consideration of radioactive Cs removal in the future. ..
  35. doi request reprint Replication of Mesoporous Silica Films from Block Copolymer Films through a Chemical Vapor Approach
    Nagy L Torad
    World Premier International WPI Research Center, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan http www yamauchi labo com
    Chemistry 19:10478-81. 2013
    ..Fit to print: This work describes a novel vapor-phase synthesis system to directly replicate mesoporous silica films from block copolymer films without phase transitions. ..
  36. doi request reprint Facile synthesis of nanoporous carbons with controlled particle sizes by direct carbonization of monodispersed ZIF-8 crystals
    Nagy L Torad
    World Premier International Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics and Environmental Remediation Materials Unit, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 49:2521-3. 2013
    ..Quartz crystal microbalance (QCM) study proves that the use of small-sized nanoporous carbon can lead to both a large adsorption uptake and a faster sensor response for toxic toluene molecules...
  37. ncbi request reprint Direct carbonization of Al-based porous coordination polymer for synthesis of nanoporous carbon
    Ming Hu
    World Premier International Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 134:2864-7. 2012
    ..Our NPC shows much higher porosity than other carbon materials (such as activated carbons and mesoporous carbons). This new type of carbon material exhibits superior sensing capabilities toward toxic aromatic substances...
  38. doi request reprint Synthesis of continuous mesoporous alumina films with large-sized cage-type mesopores by using diblock copolymers
    Xiangfen Jiang
    Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University, 3 4 1 Okubo, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan
    Chem Asian J 7:1713-8. 2012
    ..This technique could also be applicable for creating other metal oxide thin films with large mesopores...
  39. ncbi request reprint Synthesis of prussian blue nanoparticles with a hollow interior by controlled chemical etching
    Ming Hu
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan
    Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 51:984-8. 2012
    ..The hollow cavities and particle sizes could be tuned by changing the synthetic conditions, and the original PB crystallinity was preserved even after formation of interior hollows...
  40. doi request reprint Polymeric micelle assembly for preparation of large-sized mesoporous metal oxides with various compositions
    Bishnu Prasad Bastakoti
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Langmuir 30:651-9. 2014
    ..This approach is based on assembly of the stable micelles using a simple, highly reproducible method and is widely applicable toward numerous compositions that are difficult for the formation of mesoporous structures. ..
  41. ncbi request reprint Synthesis of continuous mesoporous Ga-doped titania films with anatase crystallized framework
    Hamid Oveisi
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba 305 0044, Japan
    J Nanosci Nanotechnol 11:6926-33. 2011
    ....
  42. doi request reprint Synthesis and characterization of Zn-doped mesoporous SnO2 by using thermally-stable block copolymer templates
    Norihiro Suzuki
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Dalton Trans 42:6366-73. 2013
    ..By doping Zn species into the SnO2 framework, fine control of the crystallite sizes is successfully achieved. Under the optimized Zn content, the well-defined mesoporous structure is completely maintained after calcination at 600 °C...
  43. doi request reprint Mesoporous metallic cells: design of uniformly sized hollow mesoporous Pt-Ru particles with tunable shell thicknesses
    Hamed Ataee-Esfahani
    World Premier International WPI, Research Center for Materials, Nanoarchitechtonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Small 9:1047-51. 2013
    ..To realize the full potential of mesoporous metals as electrocatalysts, the shell thicknesses, compositions, and hollow cavity sizes are precisely controlled...
  44. doi request reprint Kinetically controlled crystallization for synthesis of monodispersed coordination polymer nanocubes and their self-assembly to periodic arrangements
    Ming Hu
    World Premier International WPI, Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan
    Chemistry 19:1882-5. 2013
    ..The obtained nanocubes with uniform sizes can be self-assembled into periodically ordered arrangements. This phenomenon is useful for sensing applications, such as those with responsive photonic crystals...
  45. ncbi request reprint Mesoporous Co3O4 for low temperature CO oxidation: effect of calcination temperatures on their catalytic performance
    Hongjing Wang
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Nanosci Nanotechnol 11:3843-50. 2011
    ..It is demonstrated that calcination process can not alter the essential catalytic property of mesoporous Co3O4 particles...
  46. doi request reprint Sophisticated crystal transformation of a coordination polymer into mesoporous monocrystalline Ti-Fe-based oxide with room-temperature ferromagnetic behavior
    Ming Hu
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, Namiki 1 1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Asian J 6:3195-9. 2011
  47. ncbi request reprint Shape- and size-controlled synthesis in hard templates: sophisticated chemical reduction for mesoporous monocrystalline platinum nanoparticles
    Hongjing Wang
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 133:14526-9. 2011
    ..Interestingly, the Pt replicas prepared from KIT-6 showed polyhedral morphology. The single crystallinity of the Pt fcc structure coherently extended over the whole particle...
  48. doi request reprint Synthesis of mesoporous Pt-Ru alloy particles with uniform sizes by sophisticated hard-templating method
    Prasannan Karthika
    World Premier International WPI, Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Chem Asian J 8:902-7. 2013
    ..Elemental mapping shows uniform distribution of Pt and Ru particles. The electrochemical activity and stability of the alloys towards methanol oxidation much higher than that of mesoporous Pt and commercial Pt catalyst...
  49. doi request reprint Direct growth of cobalt hydroxide rods on nickel foam and its application for energy storage
    Rahul R Salunkhe
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan, http www yamauchi labo com
    Chemistry 20:3084-8. 2014
    ..Detailed electrochemical study was performed by using cyclic voltammetry and galvanostatic charge/discharge measurements. The results demonstrate that Co(OH)2 rods on Ni foam are efficient electrodes for supercapacitor application...
  50. ncbi request reprint Synthesis of highly ordered mesoporous alumina thin films and their framework crystallization to γ-alumina phase
    Xiangfen Jiang
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, 305 0044, Japan
    Dalton Trans 40:10851-6. 2011
    ..The obtained mesoporous γ-alumina film shows high thermal stability up to 1000 °C, which is highly useful in wide research areas such as catalyst supports and separators...
  51. doi request reprint Spot moiré fringes: determination of domain boundaries and structural parameters in ordered nanoporous structures
    Qinghua Wang
    Hybrid Materials Unit, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 2 1 Sengen, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0047 Japan http samurai nims go jp KISHIMOTO_Satoshi e html
    Chemistry 20:2179-83. 2014
    ..The pitches and the orientations of the nanopore arrays in three directions can be simultaneously determined in a large view field. ..
  52. ncbi request reprint All-Metal Layer-by-Layer Films: Bimetallic Alternate Layers with Accessible Mesopores for Enhanced Electrocatalysis
    Hongjing Wang
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 134:10819-21. 2012
    ..This novel LbL approach allows optimization of the electrocatalytic performance through precise tuning of the thickness of each layer...
  53. doi request reprint 25th anniversary article: what can be done with the Langmuir-Blodgett method? Recent developments and its critical role in materials science
    Katsuhiko Ariga
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS PRESTO and CREST, JST, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, 305 0044, Japan
    Adv Mater 25:6477-512. 2013
    ..Finally, a comparison between LB and LbL techniques is made. The latter reveals the crucial role played by LB techniques in basic surface science, current advanced material sciences and nanotechnologies. ..
  54. ncbi request reprint Electrochemical design of two-dimensional Au nanocone arrays using porous anodic alumina membranes with conical holes
    Yusuke Yamauchi
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Nanosci Nanotechnol 10:4384-7. 2010
    ..The Au nanocone arrays show high potentials as SERS (Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering)-active substrates and Au electrodes with high surface area...
  55. doi request reprint A block copolymer micelle template for synthesis of hollow calcium phosphate nanospheres with excellent biocompatibility
    Bishnu Prasad Bastakoti
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 48:6532-4. 2012
    ..The obtained CaP nanospheres exhibit very high biocompatibility, showing great promise for intracellular bio-applications in future...
  56. ncbi request reprint Microwave-assisted rapid synthesis of platinum nanoclusters with high surface area
    Hongjing Wang
    World Premier International WPI Research Center, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, Tsukuba 305 0044, Japan
    J Nanosci Nanotechnol 10:6489-94. 2010
    ..The combination of high surface area with the nanoarchitectures consisting of pores of the product is advantageous for catalytic applications...
  57. ncbi request reprint Facile Synthesis of Nanoporous Pt-Ru Alloy Spheres with Various Compositions toward Highly Active Electrocatalysts
    Hamed Ataee-Esfahani
    World Premier International WPI, Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba 305 0044 Japan Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University, 3 4 1 Okubo, Shinjuku, Tokyo 169 8555 Japan
    Chem Asian J 7:876-80. 2012
    ..The obtained unique dendritic nanoarchitecture, with an open nanoporous structure, is favorable for providing an unblocked transportation of guest species such as methanol molecules...
  58. ncbi request reprint Synthesis of olive-shaped mesoporous platinum nanoparticles (MPNs) with a hard-templating method using mesoporous silica (SBA-15)
    Hongjing Wang
    International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Asian J 7:802-8. 2012
    ..As a result of such unique character as well as high surface area, the obtained MPNs show distinctly enhanced electrocatalytic properties for methanol oxidation reaction compared to other Pt samples, such as Pt black...
  59. ncbi request reprint Rational synthesis of Pt spheres with hollow interior and nanosponge shell using silica particles as template
    Hamed Ataee-Esfahani
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 47:3885-7. 2011
    ..Such a unique Pt nanostructure can effectively improve the electrocatalytic performance of Pt catalysts by facilitating the access of electroactive species to the full-extent Pt surface...
  60. doi request reprint Displacement plating of a mesoporous Pt skin onto Co nanochains in a low-concentration surfactant solution
    Cuiling Li
    World Premier International WPI, Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan
    Chemistry 20:3277-82. 2014
    ..The mesoporous Pt skin also shows very high durability, and only a 20.2 % loss of the Pt electrochemical surface area is found even after a harsh durability test. ..
  61. doi request reprint Tailored design of architecturally controlled Pt nanoparticles with huge surface areas toward superior unsupported Pt electrocatalysts
    Liang Wang
    World Premier International WPI Research Center, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, Tsukuba 305 0044, Japan
    ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 4:2865-9. 2012
    ..Our Pt nanodendrites and Pt nanostars not only improve the active Pt surface area but also show superior electrochemical performance, which make them promising electrocatalysts for future. ..
  62. doi request reprint Polymeric micelle assembly for the direct synthesis of platinum-decorated mesoporous TiO(2) toward highly selective sensing of acetaldehyde
    Bishnu Prasad Bastakoti
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    ACS Appl Mater Interfaces 6:854-60. 2014
    ..The sensing performance of platinum-decorated mesoporous TiO2 is studied in detail using a quartz crystal microbalance technique, and it is found that it shows excellent sensitivity for acetaldehyde. ..
  63. doi request reprint All-metal mesoporous nanocolloids: solution-phase synthesis of core-shell Pd@Pt nanoparticles with a designed concave surface
    Hamed Ataee-Esfahani
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials, Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan http www yamauchi labo com
    Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 52:13611-5. 2013
    ..In this system, F127 micelles can directly act as a template to form the mesopores in the product, and the greater reducibility of the Pd species leads to the desired core-shell Pd@Pt nanocolloids. ..
  64. ncbi request reprint Synthesis of fine gold nanoparticles in mesoporous titania nanoparticles through different reduction methods
    Bishnu Prasad Bastakoti
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Nanosci Nanotechnol 13:2735-9. 2013
    ..The synthesized Au@MTNs nanomaterials show great potentials in various photo-electronic and photo-catalytic applications...
  65. ncbi request reprint Vertically-oriented conjugated polymer arrays in mesoporous alumina via simple drop-casting and appearance of anisotropic photoluminescence
    Xiangfen Jiang
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 48:549-51. 2011
    ..The obtained PFO arrays exhibit anisotropic photoluminescence (PL) along the orientation of the main chains...
  66. doi request reprint Bottom-up synthesis of monodispersed single-crystalline cyano-bridged coordination polymer nanoflakes
    Ming Hu
    International Center for Young Scientists ICYS, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan http www yamauchi labo com
    Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 52:1235-9. 2013
    ..The 10 nm-thick nanoflakes are well-dispersed in solution and have a very high accessible surface area (240 m(2)  g(-1) ). Thermal treatment leads to nanoporous NiO with retention of the original flake morphology...
  67. ncbi request reprint Fabrication of epoxy composites with large-pore sized mesoporous silica and investigation of their thermal expansion
    Norihiro Suzuki
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Nanosci Nanotechnol 12:983-7. 2012
    ..The coefficient of linear thermal expansion (CTE) values of the obtained epoxy composites proportionally decrease with the increase of the mesoporous silica content...
  68. ncbi request reprint Direct synthesis of spatially-controlled Pt-on-Pd bimetallic nanodendrites with superior electrocatalytic activity
    Liang Wang
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, Namiki 1 1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 133:9674-7. 2011
    ..Fine-tuning of the Pt and Pd ratios afforded Pt-on-Pd nanodendrites with superior electrocatalytic activity in comparison with commercial Pt electrocatalysts...
  69. ncbi request reprint Aerosol-assisted synthesis of thiol-functionalized mesoporous silica spheres with Fe3O4 nanoparticles
    Norihiro Suzuki
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Nanosci Nanotechnol 10:6612-7. 2010
    ..The particles with the amount of Fe3O4 nanoparticles (3.5 wt%) show a saturated magnetization (over 1.0 emu/g). This magnetic property is useful for practical collection with magnet...
  70. doi request reprint Synthesis of mesoporous platinum-copper films by electrochemical micelle assembly and their electrochemical applications
    Cuiling Li
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan
    Chemistry 20:729-33. 2014
    ..The bimetallic mesoporous films are a promising new class of electrocatalyst for the future. ..
  71. doi request reprint Metallic nanocages: synthesis of bimetallic Pt-Pd hollow nanoparticles with dendritic shells by selective chemical etching
    Liang Wang
    World Premier International Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, Namiki 1 1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 135:16762-5. 2013
    ..The obtained Pt-Pd nanocages show superior catalytic activity for methanol oxidation reaction compared to other Pt-based materials reported previously. ..
  72. doi request reprint Electrochemical synthesis of one-dimensional mesoporous pt nanorods using the assembly of surfactant micelles in confined space
    Cuiling Li
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan http www yamauchi labo com
    Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 52:8050-3. 2013
    ..The obtained 1D motifs show high activity and tolerance towards CO in the methanol oxidation reaction and exhibit superior electrochemical activity in the oxygen reduction reaction. ..
  73. ncbi request reprint Oriented growth of small mesochannels utilizing a porous anodic alumina substrate: preparation of continuous film with standing mesochannels
    Yusuke Yamauchi
    World Premier International WPI Research Center, International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044 Japan, Fax 81 29 860 4706
    Chem Asian J 4:1059-63. 2009
    ..The standing mesochannels in the continuous film grow epitaxially from the mesochannels oriented along the straight holes of porous anodic alumina substrate...
  74. ncbi request reprint The synthesis and structural characterization of boron-doped silicon-nanocrystals with enhanced electroconductivity
    Keisuke Sato
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Nanotechnology 20:365207. 2009
    ..The red-shift of the PL peak is confirmed by the increase of the amount of doped B content. This paper should be very important from the viewpoint of application to optoelectronic devices and electroluminescent (EL) displays...
  75. doi request reprint Formation of secondary Moiré patterns for characterization of nanoporous alumina structures in multiple domains with different orientations
    Qinghua Wang
    Hybrid Materials Unit, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 2 1 Sengen, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0047, Japan
    Nanoscale 5:2285-9. 2013
    ..The pitches and the orientations of the nanoporous alumina arrays in several domains are simultaneously measured using only one electron Moiré image...
  76. doi request reprint Hydrogen-bond-driven 'homogeneous intercalation' for rapid, reversible, and ultra-precise actuation of layered clay nanosheets
    Shinsuke Ishihara
    International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 49:3631-3. 2013
    ....
  77. doi request reprint Facile solution synthesis of Ag@Pt core-shell nanoparticles with dendritic Pt shells
    Cuiling Li
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 15:3490-6. 2013
    ..5 M methanol. The Ag@Pt nanoparticles with thin dendritic Pt shells show superior CO-tolerance performance with a I(f)/I(b) value reaching 3.71. Our Ag@Pt nanostructures with good CO tolerant activity will be prominent catalysts for MOR...
  78. pmc Unusually stable ~100-fold reversible and instantaneous swelling of inorganic layered materials
    Fengxia Geng
    International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Nat Commun 4:1632. 2013
    ..The crystals can also instantaneously shrink back to their original sizes. These findings provide a benchmark for understanding the exfoliating layered materials...
  79. doi request reprint Electrochemical deposition of mesoporous Pt-Au alloy films in aqueous surfactant solutions: towards a highly sensitive amperometric glucose sensor
    Cuiling Li
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chemistry 19:2242-6. 2013
    ..The activity was found to be strongly dependent on the synergistic effects of the mesoporous structure and the Pt-Au alloy surface...
  80. doi request reprint Synthesis of mesoporous Pt nanoparticles with uniform particle size from aqueous surfactant solutions toward highly active electrocatalysts
    Liang Wang
    World Premier International WPI, Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Japan
    Chemistry 17:8810-5. 2011
    ..The obtained MPNs exhibit significantly enhanced catalytic activity toward the methanol oxidation reaction...
  81. doi request reprint Synthesis of mesoporous platinum-palladium alloy films by electrochemical plating in aqueous surfactant solutions
    Hongjing Wang
    World Premier International Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Asian J 7:2133-8. 2012
    ..In particular, a mesoporous Pt(82)-Pd(18) film exhibits highly enhanced electrocatalytic activity...
  82. doi request reprint Flowerlike supramolecular architectures assembled from C60 equipped with a pyridine substituent
    Xuan Zhang
    National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba 305 0047, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 46:8752-4. 2010
    ..Fullerene (C(60))-rich and photoconductive flowerlike supramolecular assembly was constructed from self-organization of pyridine substituted C(60) by a facile drop-casting method...
  83. ncbi request reprint Autoprogrammed synthesis of triple-layered Au@Pd@Pt core-shell nanoparticles consisting of a Au@Pd bimetallic core and nanoporous Pt shell
    Liang Wang
    World Premier International Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science, Namiki 1 1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 132:13636-8. 2010
    ..The proposed one-step method is unique in its simplicity and is a significant finding for the facile creation of multilayered nanoarchitectures with designed compositions and desired functions...
  84. ncbi request reprint Block copolymer assisted synthesis of bimetallic colloids with Au core and nanodendritic Pt shell
    Hamed Ataee Esfahani
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, 1 1 Namiki, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Commun (Camb) 46:3684-6. 2010
    ....
  85. ncbi request reprint Block copolymer mediated synthesis of dendritic platinum nanoparticles
    Liang Wang
    World Premier International Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science, Namiki 1 1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    J Am Chem Soc 131:9152-3. 2009
    ..The proposed method is unique in its simplicity. The as-prepared dendritic platinum nanoparticles possess the highest surface area (56 m(2) g(-1)) of all reported unsupported platinum materials...
  86. ncbi request reprint Large-scale aerosol-assisted synthesis of thiol-functionalized mesoporous organosilica
    Norihiro Suzuki
    World Premier International Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba 305 0044, Japan
    J Nanosci Nanotechnol 10:5759-66. 2010
    ..The EDS (energy dispersive X-ray spectrometer) mapping and Raman spectra confirms the existence of thiol groups within the spray-dried particles...
  87. ncbi request reprint Controlled aqueous solution synthesis of platinum-palladium alloy nanodendrites with various compositions using amphiphilic triblock copolymers
    Liang Wang
    World Premier International WPI Research Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics MANA, National Institute for Materials Science NIMS, Namiki 1 1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0044, Japan
    Chem Asian J 5:2493-8. 2010
    ..Because of its unique simplicity, the proposed approach can be considered as a powerful strategy for producing Pt-Pd alloy nanoparticles with unique nanoarchitectures for commercial devices...