Zhongrui Li

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Influence of impurities on the x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy and Raman spectra of single-wall carbon nanotubes
    Zhongrui Li
    Nanotechnology Center and Applied Science, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    J Chem Phys 127:154713. 2007
  2. doi CO2 enhanced carbon nanotube synthesis from pyrolysis of hydrocarbons
    Zhongrui Li
    Nanotechnology Center and Graduate Institute of Technology, University of Arkansas, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    Chem Commun (Camb) . 2008
  3. doi Light-harvesting using high density p-type single wall carbon nanotube/n-type silicon heterojunctions
    Zhongrui Li
    Nanotechnology Center, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
    ACS Nano 3:1407-14. 2009
  4. pmc Junction investigation of graphene/silicon Schottky diodes
    Muatez Mohammed
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR, 870 71656, USA
    Nanoscale Res Lett 7:302. 2012
  5. doi Effects of the Fe-Co interaction on the growth of multiwall carbon nanotubes
    Zhongrui Li
    Nanotechnology Center and Graduate Institute of Technology, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    J Chem Phys 129:074712. 2008
  6. doi Spectroscopic characteristics of differently produced single-walled carbon nanotubes
    Zhongrui Li
    Nanotechnology Center, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2801 S University Ave, Little Rock, AR 72202 1099, USA
    Chemphyschem 10:2296-304. 2009
  7. doi Synergistic enhancement of cancer therapy using a combination of carbon nanotubes and anti-tumor drug
    Meena Mahmood
    University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Applied Science Department, Nanotechnology Center, AR 72211, USA
    Nanomedicine (Lond) 4:883-93. 2009
  8. pmc Carbon-covered magnetic nanomaterials and their application for the thermolysis of cancer cells
    Yang Xu
    Nanotechnology Center and Applied Science Department, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Int J Nanomedicine 5:167-76. 2010
  9. pmc Nanophotothermolysis of multiple scattered cancer cells with carbon nanotubes guided by time-resolved infrared thermal imaging
    Alexandru S Biris
    University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Applied Science Department, Nanotechnology Center, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    J Biomed Opt 14:021007. 2009
  10. ncbi Cobalt nanoparticles coated with graphitic shells as localized radio frequency absorbers for cancer therapy
    Yang Xu
    Nanotechnology Center and Applied Science Department, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
    Nanotechnology 19:435102. 2008

Collaborators

  • Alexandru S Biris
  • Yang Xu
  • Vladimir P Zharov
  • Lucian Mocan
  • Dorin Boldor
  • Cornel Iancu
  • Meena Mahmood
  • Liqiu Zheng
  • Enkeleda Dervishi
  • Muatez Mohammed
  • Shawn Bourdo
  • Charles C Ryerson
  • Taha A Elwi
  • Fumiya Watanabe
  • Dana Todea Iancu
  • Nawab Ali
  • Teodora Mocan
  • Mariya Khodakovskaya
  • Tar Pin Chen
  • Jingbiao Cui
  • Khedir R Khedir
  • Madhu P Asar
  • Hussain M Al Rizzo
  • Mustafa Abdalmuhsen
  • Paul Howard
  • Daniel G Rucker
  • Daniel A Casciano
  • Alokita Karmakar
  • Ekaterina I Galanzha
  • Ashley Fejleh
  • Rakhee Agarwal

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi Influence of impurities on the x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy and Raman spectra of single-wall carbon nanotubes
    Zhongrui Li
    Nanotechnology Center and Applied Science, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    J Chem Phys 127:154713. 2007
    ..The low temperature air oxidation of as-prepared SWNT material usually upshifts the radial breathing mode Raman peaks to higher frequencies...
  2. doi CO2 enhanced carbon nanotube synthesis from pyrolysis of hydrocarbons
    Zhongrui Li
    Nanotechnology Center and Graduate Institute of Technology, University of Arkansas, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    Chem Commun (Camb) . 2008
    ..We report on the role of CO(2) in improving carbon nanotube yield and crystallinity from catalytic chemical vapor deposition of hydrocarbons...
  3. doi Light-harvesting using high density p-type single wall carbon nanotube/n-type silicon heterojunctions
    Zhongrui Li
    Nanotechnology Center, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
    ACS Nano 3:1407-14. 2009
    ..Initial tests have shown a power conversion efficiency of above 4%, proving that SOCl(2) treated-SWNT/n-Si configuration is suitable for light-harvesting at relatively low cost...
  4. pmc Junction investigation of graphene/silicon Schottky diodes
    Muatez Mohammed
    Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR, 870 71656, USA
    Nanoscale Res Lett 7:302. 2012
    ..Schottky junctions formed between graphene flakes and silicon n-type substrates exhibit good photovoltaic conversion efficiency while graphene/p-Si devices have poor light harvesting capability...
  5. doi Effects of the Fe-Co interaction on the growth of multiwall carbon nanotubes
    Zhongrui Li
    Nanotechnology Center and Graduate Institute of Technology, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    J Chem Phys 129:074712. 2008
    ..Fe and Co can form alloy and therefore the d-electron interaction between Fe and Co was believed to play an important role in the CNT growth...
  6. doi Spectroscopic characteristics of differently produced single-walled carbon nanotubes
    Zhongrui Li
    Nanotechnology Center, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2801 S University Ave, Little Rock, AR 72202 1099, USA
    Chemphyschem 10:2296-304. 2009
    ..These SWNT materials also exhibit different valence-band X-ray photoemission features, which are considerably affected by the nanotube diameter distribution and metallic/semiconducting composition...
  7. doi Synergistic enhancement of cancer therapy using a combination of carbon nanotubes and anti-tumor drug
    Meena Mahmood
    University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Applied Science Department, Nanotechnology Center, AR 72211, USA
    Nanomedicine (Lond) 4:883-93. 2009
    ..Here, we investigate and demonstrate for the first time, that CNTs can be considered as anti-tumor agents and, when in combination with conventional drugs, can significantly enhance their chemotherapeutic effects...
  8. pmc Carbon-covered magnetic nanomaterials and their application for the thermolysis of cancer cells
    Yang Xu
    Nanotechnology Center and Applied Science Department, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Int J Nanomedicine 5:167-76. 2010
    ..The RF thermal ablation properties of the magnetic NPs were correlated with the analysis provided by a superconducting quantum interference device (SQUID)...
  9. pmc Nanophotothermolysis of multiple scattered cancer cells with carbon nanotubes guided by time-resolved infrared thermal imaging
    Alexandru S Biris
    University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Applied Science Department, Nanotechnology Center, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    J Biomed Opt 14:021007. 2009
    ..The applications are discussed with a focus on the nanophotothermolysis of small tumors, tumor margins, or micrometastases under the guidance of near-IR and microwave radiometry...
  10. ncbi Cobalt nanoparticles coated with graphitic shells as localized radio frequency absorbers for cancer therapy
    Yang Xu
    Nanotechnology Center and Applied Science Department, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
    Nanotechnology 19:435102. 2008
    ..The data presented in this report indicate a great potential of this new process for in vivo tumor thermal ablation, bacteria killing, and various other biomedical applications...
  11. doi Comparative study on different carbon nanotube materials in terms of transparent conductive coatings
    Zhongrui Li
    Nanotechnology Center and Applied Science Department, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    Langmuir 24:2655-62. 2008
    ..The competition between variable-range hoping and fluctuation-assisted tunneling in the functionized carbon nanotube system could lead to a crossover behavior in the temperature dependence of the network resistance...
  12. doi Cytotoxicity and biological effects of functional nanomaterials delivered to various cell lines
    Meena Mahmood
    University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Applied Science Department, Nanotechnology Center, Graduate Institute of Technology, Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
    J Appl Toxicol 30:74-83. 2010
    ..These findings could be the foundation of a new class of cancer therapies that are composed of both chemotherapeutic agents and nanomaterials...
  13. doi Carbon nanotubes are able to penetrate plant seed coat and dramatically affect seed germination and plant growth
    Mariya Khodakovskaya
    Department of Applied Science, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, Arkansas 72211, USA
    ACS Nano 3:3221-7. 2009
    ..Analytical methods indicated that the CNTs are able to penetrate the thick seed coat and support water uptake inside seeds, a process which can affect seed germination and growth of tomato seedlings...
  14. doi Exceptional superhydrophobicity and low velocity impact icephobicity of acetone-functionalized carbon nanotube films
    Liqiu Zheng
    Nanotechnology Center, Applied Science Department, Chemistry Department, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, United States
    Langmuir 27:9936-43. 2011
    ..Such studies could be the foundation of highly versatile technologies for both water and ice mitigation...
  15. doi Catalytic hydrogenation of graphene films
    Liqiu Zheng
    Nanotechnology Center, University of Arkansas, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    Chem Commun (Camb) 47:1213-5. 2011
    ..We developed a novel and facile method to hydrogenate graphene by using a conditioning catalyst upstream of the graphene sample to generate atomic hydrogen...
  16. ncbi Multi-walled carbon nanotube-based RF antennas
    Taha A Elwi
    Department of Systems Engineering, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 2801 South University Ave, Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
    Nanotechnology 21:45301. 2010
    ..The proposed MWCNT-based antennas demonstrate a 5.6% to 2.2% increase in bandwidth, with respect to their corresponding copper-based prototypes, without significant degradation in gain and/or far-field radiation patterns...
  17. pmc In vivo Raman flow cytometry for real-time detection of carbon nanotube kinetics in lymph, blood, and tissues
    Alexandru S Biris
    University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Applied Science Department, Nanotechnology Center, Little Rock, Arkansas 72204, USA
    J Biomed Opt 14:021006. 2009
    ..Moreover, this technology has the potential for molecular detection and identification of circulating tumor cells, and infections labeled with CNTs...