Materials Research Innovations, Vol. 21, No. 2

Materials Science & Technology Division
23 Nov 2016

Materials Research Innovations, Vol. 21, No. 2, 23 Feb 2017 is now available online. IOM3 members have free access to the papers below via our journals page.


This new issue contains the following articles:


Growth and spectral properties of Pr-doped YAlO crystal for potential use in all-solidstate visible laser

Wenpeng Liu & Qingli Zhang

Pages: 65-68

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2016.1183334


Effect of Nd/Mg co-doping on the electrical properties of ceria-based electrolyte materials

Shenkun Xie, Ying Liu, Wenguang Xi, Defeng Zhou & Jian Meng

Pages: 69-73

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2016.1185274


Facile synthesis of ZnS-ZnO nanocomposites for enhanced photocatalytic activity

Qun Ma, Zhengshu Wang, Hanxiang Jia & Yongqian Wang

Pages: 74-78

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2016.1191782


Etching, dielectric and third order nonlinear optical studies on Czochralski grown Bi2ZnB2O7single crystal

M. Sukumar, R. Ramesh Babu & K. Ramamurthi

Pages: 79-85

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2016.1193362


Enhanced NLO and antibacterial properties of nicotinic acid-doped KDP crystals: synthesis, growth and characterisation

B. Deepa & P. Philominathan

Pages: 86-90

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2016.1191794


Coconut-based bacterial cellulose carbon nanofibers

Zhiming Zhao, Yingjie Hua, Chenghang You, Yi Li, Huan Liu, Huihao Huang, Xiaofang Wu, Yizhen Wang & Chongtai Wang

Pages: 91-96

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2016.1192015


Characterisation and properties of Cu2ZnSnS4 thin films synthesised by sputtering from an alloy target

Haifang Zhou, Shuying Cheng, Pengyi Zhao, Jinling Yu & Hongjie Jia

Pages: 97-101

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2016.1192711


Optical and EPR studies of Cu doped SnO2 thin films by spray pyrolysis

M. C. Rao & K. Ravindranadh

Pages: 102-105

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2016.1192712


Bulk growth, structural, vibrational, crystalline perfection, optical and dielectric properties of L-threonine doped KDP single crystals

grown by Sankaranarayanan-Ramasamy (SR) method

Mohd. Shkir, V. Ganesh, S. AlFaify, H. Algarni, G. Bhagavannarayana,

K. K. Maurya, M. M. Abutalib & I. S. Yahia

Pages: 106-114

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2016.1192715


Mechanical response of fine laterite-modified polyester matrix composites

Anand Pai, N.H. Padmaraj, K.N. Chethan & Saini Vibhor

Pages: 115-121

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2016.1192716


Effect of NiCuZnFe2O4 on the microcrystalline properties of PVA/CMC polymer blends

K. Hemalatha, G. Thejas Urs, D. Mahadevaiah, H. Somashekarappa, K.

Byrappa & R. Somashekar

Pages: 122-128

DOI: 10.1080/14328917.2016.1196854