Nanotechnology for the environment papers


Core-shell Au/CeO2 nanoparticles supported in UiO-66 beads exhibiting full CO conversion at 100˚C. A. Yazdi, A.M.A. Abo Markeb, L. Garzón-Tovar, J. Patarroyo, J. Moral-Vico, A. Alonso, T. Gea, A. Sánchez, N. Bastus, I. Imaz,  X. Font, V. Puntes, D. Maspoch. Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 5, 13966-13970 (2017).

Adsorption process of fluoride from drinking water with magnetic core-shell Ce-Ti@Fe3O4 and Ce-Ti oxide nanoparticles. Markeb A.A., Alonso, A., Sánchez, A., Font, X. Science of the Total Environment. 598, 949-958 (2017).

Critical review of existing nanomaterial adsorbents to capture carbon dioxide and methane. Alonso, A., Moral-Vico, J., Markeb, A.A., Busquets-Fité, M., Komilis, D., Puntes, V., Sánchez, A., Font, X. Science of the Total Environment. 595, 51-62 (2017).

Novel magnetic core-shell Ce-Ti@Fe3O4 nanoparticles as adsorbent for water contaminants removal. Markeb, A.A., Ordosgoitia, L.A., Alonso, A., Sánchez, A., Font, X. RSC Advances. 6, 56913-56917 (2016).

Biocompatible polydopamine-like particles for the removal of heavy metals at extremely low concentrations. Contreras, A.R., Saiz-Poseu, J., García-Pardo, J., García, B., Lorenzo, J., Ojea-Jiménez, I., Komilis, D., Sedó, J., Busqué, F., Sánchez, A., Ruiz-Molina, D., Font, X. RSC Advances. 6, 40058-40066 (2016).

Phosphate removal and recovery from water using nanocomposite of immobilized magnetite nanoparticles on cationic polymer. Markeb A.A., Alonso, A., Dorado, A.D., Sánchez, A., Font, X. Environmental Technology. 37, 2099-2112 (2016).

Use of cerium oxide (CeO2) nanoparticles for the adsorption of dissolved cadmium (II), lead (II) and chromium (VI) at two different pHs in single and multi-component systems. Contreras, R., Casals, E., Puntes, V., Komilis, D., Sánchez, A., Font, X. Global Nest. 17, 3, 536-543 (2015).

Programmed Iron Oxide Nanoparticles Disintegration in Anaerobic Digesters Boost Methane Production. Casals, E., García, A., González, E., Delgado, L., Font, X., Arbiol, J., Glatzel, P., Kvashina, K., Sánchez, A., Puntes, V. Small. 14, 10, 2801–2808 (2014).

Preliminary study of phosphate adsorption onto cerium oxide nanoparticles for use in water purification. Nanoparticles synthesis and characterization. Recillas, S., García, A., González, E., Casals, E., Puntes, V., Sánchez, A., Font, X. Water Science and Technology. 66, 3, 503-509 (2012).

Potential use of CeO2, TiO2 and Fe3O4 nanoparticles for the removal of cadmium from water. Contreras, R., García, A., González, E., Casals, E., Puntes, V., Sánchez, A., Font, X., Recillas, S. Desalination and Water Treatment. 41, 1-3, 296-300 (2012).

Effect of cerium dioxide, titanium dioxide, silver, and gold nanoparticles on the activity of microbial communities intended in wastewater treatment.  García, A., Delgado, L., Torà, J.A., Casals, E., González, E., Puntes, V., Font, X., Carrera, J., Sánchez, A. Journal of Hazardous Materials. 199-200, 15, 64-72 (2012).

Use of CeO2, TiO2 and Fe3O4 nanoparticles for the removal of lead from water. Toxicity of nanoparticles and derived compounds. Recillas, S., García, A., González, E., Casals, E., Puntes, V., Sánchez, A., Font, X. Desalination. 277, 1-3, 213-220 (2011).

Ecotoxicity of, and remediation with, engineered inorganic nanoparticles in the environment. Sánchez, A., Recillas, S., Font, X., Casals, E., Gonzalez, E., Puntes, V. Trends in Analytical Chemistry. 30, 3 507-516 (2011).

Acute toxicity of cerium oxide, titanium oxide and iron oxide nanoparticles using standardized tests. García, A., Espinosa, R., Delgado, L., Casals, E., González, E., Puntes, V., Barata, C., Font, X., Sánchez, A. Desalination. 269, 1-3, 136-141 (2011).

Chromium VI adsorption on cerium oxide nanoparticles and morphology changes during the process. Recillas, S., Colón, J., Casals, E., González, E., Puntes, V., Sánchez, A., Font, X. Journal of Hazardous Materials. 184, 1-3, 425-431 (2010).

Evaluation of the ecotoxicity of model nanoparticles. Barrena, R., Casals, E., Colón, J., Font, X., Sánchez, A. i Puntes, V. Chemosphere. 75, 7, 850-857 (2009).