Materials Research Innovations, Vol. 20, No. 4, 06 Jun 2016 is now available

Materials Science & Technology Division
22 Jun 2016

Materials Research Innovations, Vol. 20, No. 4, 06 Jun 2016 is now available. Members can read for free via our journals page.


This issue contains the following articles:


Effects of hydrophobic fumed silica on structure and properties of nonionic waterborne polyurethane/silica nanocomposites prepared by in situ polymerization

Yanting Han, Wei Dong, Zheng Chen & Zhongyin Xin

Pages: 247-253

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2015.1105566


Growth and characterization of L-threonine doped thiourea single crystals: an optical material

G. Thilakavathi, R. Arun Kumar, A. Kumaresh & N. Ravikumar

Pages: 254-258

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2015.1105569


Evaluation of highly efficient monomeric sugar yield from Thai Tiger grass (Thysanolaena maxima)

Tidarat Komolwanich, Sirirat Prasertwasu, Darin Khumsupan, Patomwat Tatijarern, Thanyalak Chaisuwan, Apanee Luengnaruemitchai & Sujitra Wongkasemjit

Pages: 259-267

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2015.1105573


Morphology optimization of highly oriented carbon nanotubes for bioengineering applications

Amin TermehYousefi & Nahrizul Adib Kadri

Pages: 268-271

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2015.1105574


Controllable synthesis and photocatalytic properties of spherical and flower-like Ce2(MoO4)3 hierarchical architectures

Guangjian Xing, Hongli Guo, Zhixin Yang, Chunna Yu, Yongliang Li, Zhenglong Wu & Chang Zhao

Pages: 272-279

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2015.1109173


Electrochemical mechanism of cobalt film electrodeposition process

Yundan Yu, Zhenlun Song, Hongliang Ge, Guoying Wei & Li Jiang

Pages: 280-284

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2015.1115196


Fabrication and electrical characterization of p-ZnIn2Se4/n-Si heterojunction diode structure

D. K. Dhruv, B. H. Patel & D. Lakshminarayana

Pages: 285-292

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2015.1131919


Growth and characterization of amino acids doped sodium acid phthalate single crystals

S. Nirmala Sri Devi, R. Arun Kumar & E. K. Girija

Pages: 293-299

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2015.1133020


Investigation of X-ray shielding properties of Au nano-composite-based polyaniline

Seyed Hossein Hosseini & Z. Soltanabadi

Pages: 300-306

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2015.1133516


Effect of solvent volume on the physical properties of spray deposited nano needle structured Sn2S3 thin films

D. Prabha, S. Ilangovan, V.S. Nagarethinam & A.R. Balu

Pages: 307-311

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2015.1134854


Evaluate the effect of L-valine on linear–nonlinear optical and electrical properties of BTCA crystal to identify photonic device applications

Mohd Anis, S. S. Hussaini, M. D. Shirsat & G. G. Muley

Pages: 312-316

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2015.1137693


Highly efficient photoelectrochemical water splitting by a novel nanocomposite  titania photoanode

Mohamad Mohsen Momeni

Pages: 317-325

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2016.1138585