Publications in 2011:

Dan, Monica; Mihet, Maria; Biris, Alexandru; Marginean, Petru; Almasan, Valer; Borodi, George; Watanabe, Fumiya; Biris, Alexandru; Lazar, Mihaela, Supported nickel catalysts for low temperature methane steam reforming: comparison between metal additives and support modification
  1. Reaction Kinetics, Mechanisms and Catalysis 1-21 http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11144-011-0406- 10.1007/s11144-011-0406-0Dan, Monica; Mihet, Maria; Biris, Alexandru; Marginean, Petru; Almasan, Valer; Borodi, George; Watanabe, Fumiya; Biris, Alexandru; Lazar, Mihaela, Supported nickel catalysts for low temperature methane steam reforming: comparison between metal additives and support modification Reaction Kinetics, Mechanisms and Catalysis 1-21 http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11144-011-0406- 10.1007/s11144-011-0406-Dan, Monica; Mihet, Maria; Biris, Alexandru; Marginean, Petru; Almasan, Valer; Borodi, George; Watanabe, Fumiya; Biris, Alexandru; Lazar, Mihaela, Supported nickel catalysts for low temperature methane steam reforming: comparison between metal additives and Dan, Monica; Mihet, Maria; Biris, Alexandru; Marginean, Petru; Almasan, Valer; Borodi, George; Watanabe, Fumiya; Biris, Alexandru; Lazar, Mihaela, Supported nickel catalysts for low temperature methane steam reforming: comparison between metal additives and support modification
  2. Reaction Kinetics, Mechanisms and Catalysis 1-21 http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11144-011-0406- 10.1007/s11144-011-0406-0support modificatioDan, Monica; Mihet, Maria; Biris, Alexandru; Marginean, Petru; Almasan, Valer; Borodi, George; Watanabe, Fumiya; Biris, Alexandru; Lazar, Mihaela, Supported nickel catalysts for low temperature methane steam reforming: comparison between metal additives and support modification
  3. Reaction Kinetics, Mechanisms and Catalysis 1-21 http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11144-011-0406- 10.1007/s11144-011-0406-
  1. Enkeleda Dervishi, Shawn Bourdo, Joshua A. Driver, Fumiya Watanabe, Alexandru R. Biris, Anindya Ghosh, Brian Berry, Viney Saini, and Alexandru S. Biris

    Catalytic Conversion of Graphene into Carbon Nanotubes via Gold Nanoclusters at Low Temperatures ACS Nano December 12, 2011

  2. Dan, Monica; Mihet, Maria; Biris, Alexandru; Marginean, Petru; Almasan, Valer; Borodi, George; Watanabe, Fumiya; Biris, Alexandru; Lazar, Mihaela, Supported nickel catalysts for low temperature methane steam reforming: comparison between metal additives and support modification Reaction Kinetics, Mechanisms and Catalysis 1-21 http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11144-011-0406- 10.1007/s11144-011-0406-0 Go to Article
  3. Karmakar, A., Iancu, C., Bartos, D. M., Mahmood, M. W., Ghosh, A., Xu, Y., Dervishi, E., Collom, S. L., Khodakovskaya, M., Mustafa, T., Watanabe, F., Biris, A. R., Zhang, Y., Ali, S. F., Casciano, D., Hassen, S., Nima, Z. and Biris, A. S. (2011), Raman spectroscopy as a detection and analysis tool for specific targeting of pancreatic cancer cells by EGF-conjugated, single-walled carbon nanotubes. Journal of Applied Toxicology. doi: 10.1002/jat.1742 Go to Article
  4. Yan Li, David H. Chen, Jian Yan, Ying Chen, Roberta A. Mittelstaedt, Yongbin Zhang, Alexandru S. Biris, Robert H. Heflich, Tao Chen, Genotoxicity of silver nanoparticles evaluated using the Ames test and in vitro micronucleus assay, Mutation Research/Genetic Toxicology and Environmental Mutagenesis, Available online 25 November 2011, ISSN 1383-5718, 10.1016/j.mrgentox.2011.11.010. Go to article
  5. Novel Graphene-Gold Nanoparticle Modified Electrodes for the High Sensitivity Electrochemical Spectroscopy Detection and Analysis of Carbamazepine. Stela Pruneanu, Florina Pogacean, Alexandru R Biris, Stefania Ardelean, Valentin Canpean, Gabriela Blanita, Enkeleda Dervishi, and Alexandru S. Biris. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Oct. 2011 Go to Article
  6. Few-layer nano-graphene structures with large surface areas synthesized on a multifunctional Fe:Mo:MgO catalyst system Enkeleda Dervishi, Alexandru R. Biris, Fumiya Watanabe, Jean L. Umwungeri, Thikra Mustafa, Joshua A. Driver and Alexandru S. Biris.  J. of Mat. Sci. Oct. 2011 Go to article
  7. Hidetaka Ishihara, Ganesh K. Kannarpady, Khedir R. Khedir, Justin Woo, Steve Trigwell and Alexandru S. Biris,A novel tungsten trioxide (WO3)/ITO porous nanocomposite for enhanced photo-catalytic water splitting, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., Oct. 2011, Advance Article DOI: 10.1039/C1CP22856K. Go to Article
  8. Carmen González, Samuel Salazar-García, Gabriela Palestino, Pedro P. Martínez-Cuevas, Manuel A. Ramírez-Lee, Brenda B. Jurado-Manzano, Héctor Rosas-Hernández, Noemí Gaytán-Pacheco, Guadalupe Martel, Ricardo Espinosa-Tanguma, Alexandru S. Biris, Syed F. Ali, Effect of 45nm silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) upon the smooth muscle of rat trachea: Role of nitric oxide, Toxicology Letters, Volume 207, Issue 3, 15 December 2011, Pages 306-313, ISSN 0378-4274, 10.1016/j.toxlet.2011.09.024. Go to article
  9. Nedosekin, D. A., Khodakovskaya, M. V., Biris, A. S., Wang, D., Xu, Y., Villagarcia, H., Galanzha, E. I. and Zharov, V. P. (2011), In vivo plant flow cytometry: A first proof-of-concept. Cytometry Part A. doi: 10.1002/cyto.a.21128 September 2011. Go to Article
  10. Alexandru R Biris, Meena Mahmood, Mihaela Lazar, Enkeleda Dervishi, Fumiya Watanabe, Thikra Mustafa, Mihaela Baciut, Grigore Baciut, Simion Bran, Syed SF Ali, Alexandru S. Biris: Novel Multicomponent and Biocompatible Nanocomposite Materials based on Few-Layer Graphenes Synthesized on a Gold/Hydroxyapatite Catalytic System with Applications in Bone Regeneration. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C. September 2011. Go to article
  11. Yongbin Zhang, Yang Xu, Zhiguang Li, Tao Chen, Susan M Lantz, Paul C. Howard, Merle Paule, William Slikker Jr., Fumiya Watanabe, Thikra Mustafa, Alexandru S. Biris, Syed F. Ali: Mechanistic Toxicity Evaluation of Uncoated and PEGylated Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes in Neuronal PC12 Cells. ACS Nano, September 2011. Go to Article
  12. Adriana Popa, Dana Toloman, Oana Raita, Alexandru Radu Biris, Gheorghe Borodi, Thikra Mustafa, Fumiya Watanabe, Alexandru Sorin Biris, Alexandru Darabont and Liviu Mihail Giurgiu: Co doped ZnO semiconductor materials: structural, morphological and magnetic properties CENTRAL EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICS DOI: 10.2478/s11534-011-0063-y Go to Article
  13. Alokita Karmakar, Yang Xu, Meena W. Mahmood, Yongbin Zhang, Lamya Mohammed Saeed, Thikra Mustafa, Syed Ali, Alexandru R. Biris and Alexandru S. BirisRadio-frequency induced in vitro thermal ablation of cancer cells by EGF functionalized carbon-coated magnetic nanoparticles  J. Mater. Chem., 2011, 17 Jun 2011 DOI: 10.1039/C1JM10569H Go to Article
  14. Liqiu Zheng, Zhongrui Li, Shawn Bourdo, Khedir R. Khedir, Madhu P. Asar, Charles C. Ryerson, Alexandru S. Biris, Exceptional Superhydrophobicity and Low Velocity Impact Icephobicity of Acetone-Functionalized Carbon Nanotube Films Langmuir, July 7, 2011. Go to Article
  15. Zheng, L., Li, Z., Bourdo, S., Saini, V., Ryerson, C. and Biris, A. S. (2011), Hierarchical ZnO Structure with Superhydrophobicity and High Adhesion. ChemPhysChem. doi: 10.1002/cphc.201100314 Go to Article
  16. Abhijit Biswas, Timothy C. Ovaert, Constance Slaboch, He Zhao, Ilker S. Bayer, Alexandru S. Biris, and Tao Wang. Mineral concentration dependent modulation of mechanical properties of bone-inspired bionanocomposite scaffold, Appl. Phys. Lett. 99, 013702 (2011) ; doi:10.1063/1.3607283 Go to Article
  17. Donald A. Perry, Elizabeth M. Schiefer, James S. Cordova, Ashley M. Bonde, Taylor M. Razer, Katherine M. Primm, TsungYen Chen, Alexandru S. Biris, C-H[middle dot][middle dot][middle dot]O Hydrogen Bonding in a 4-fluorobenzoate Multilayer Induced by Silver Nanoparticles, Chemical Physics Letters, In Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available online 21 June 2011, ISSN 0009-2614, DOI: 10.1016/j.cplett.2011.06.051. Go to Article
  18. Khedir R. Khedir, Ganesh K. Kannarpady, Hidetaka Ishihara, Justin Woo, Steve Trigwell, Charles Ryerson, Alexandru S. Biris: Advanced Studies of Water Evaporation Kinetics over Teflon-Coated Tungsten Nanorod Surfaces with Variable Hydrophobicity and Morphology. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C Article is published online. Go to Article
  19. Mohammad Alimohammadi, Yang Xu, Daoyuan Wang, Alexandru S Biris, and Mariya V Khodakovskaya: Physiological responses induced in tomato plants by a two-component nanostructural system composed of carbon nanotubes conjugated with quantum dots and its in vivo multimodal detection 2011 Nanotechnology 22 295101 Go to Article
  20. Alexandru R. Biris, Stefania Ardelean, Dan Lupu, Ioan Misan, Cornel Iancu, Dana Monica Bartos, Ioana Rada Ilie, Enkeleda Dervishi, Yang Xu, Abhijit Biswas, Alexandru S. Biris, Studies on near infrared optical absorption, Raman scattering, and corresponding thermal properties of single- and double-walled carbon nanotubes for possible cancer targeting and laser-based ablation, Carbon, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 13 June 2011, ISSN 0008-6223, DOI: 10.1016/j.carbon.2011.06.031. Go to Article
  21. Ganesh K Kannarpady, Khedir Khedir, Hidetaka Ishihara, Justin Woo, Dereck Oshin, Steve Trigwell, Charles C. Ryerson, Alexandru S. Biris: Controlled Growth of Self-Organized Hexagonal Arrays of Metallic Nanorods using Template-Assisted Glancing Angle Deposition for Superhydrophobic Application: ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces. June 10, 2011. Go to article
  22. Anamaria Orza, Olga Soritau, Liliana Olenic, Mircea Diudea, Adrian Florea, Dan Rus Ciuca, Carmen Mihu, Daniel Casciano, Alexandru S. Biris: Electrically Conductive Gold-Coated Collagen Nanofibers for Placental-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells Enhanced Differentiation and Proliferation  ACS Nano,  May 24,  2011. Go to Article
  23. Karmakar A, Braton SM, Dervishi E, Ghosh A, Mahmood M, Yang X, Saeed L, Mustafa T, Casciano D, Radominska-Pandya A, Biris AS: Ethylenediamine functionalized-single-walled nanotube (f-SWNT)-assisted in vitro delivery of the oncogene suppressor p53 gene to breast cancer MCF-7 cells. International Journal of Nanomedicine, Volume: 6 Issue: 1 Pages: 1045-1055, 18 May 2011.  DOI: 10.2147/IJNS17684 Go to Article
  24. Enhanced Bone Cells Growth and Proliferation on Ti02 Nanotubular Substrates Treated by RF Plasma Discharge from MAHMOOD Meena ; FEJLEH Philip ; KARMAKAR Alokita ; FEJLEH Ashley ; YANG XU ; KANNARPADY Ganesh ; ISHIHARA Hidetaka ; SHARMA Rajesh ; ZHONGRUI LI ; GHOSH Anindya ; TRIGWELL Steve ; HARDCASTLE Franklin D. ; CASCIANO Daniel ; SELVADURAY Guna ; BIRIS Alexandru S. Go to Article
  25. Yang Xu, Enkeleda Dervishi, Alexandru R. Biris, Alexandru S. Biris, Chirality-enriched semiconducting carbon nanotubes synthesized on high surface area MgO-supported catalyst, Materials Letters, In Press, Uncorrected Proof, Available online 17 March 2011, ISSN 0167-577X, DOI: 10.1016/j.matlet.2011.03.040. Go to Article
  26. Photoelectroactivity and Raman spectroscopy of anodized titania (TiO2) photoactive water-splitting catalysts as a function of oxygen-annealing temperature Franklin D. Hardcastle, Hidetaka Ishihara, Rajesh Sharma and Alexandru S. Biris, J. Mater. Chem., 2011, Advance Article. Go to Article
  27. Design and Fabrication of Teflon-Coated Tungsten Nanorods for Tunable Hydrophobicity: Khedir R. Khedir, Ganesh K. Kannarpady, Hidetaka Ishihara, Justin Woo, Charles Ryerson, Alexandru S. Biris, Langmuir Article March 2011. Go to Article
  28. Stela Pruneanu, Florina Pogacean, Camelia Grosan, Elena Maria Pica, Liviu Calin Bolundut, Alexandru Sorin Biris, Electrochemical investigation of atenolol oxidation and detection by using a multicomponent nanostructural assembly of amino acids and gold nanoparticles, Chemical Physics Letters, Volume 504, Issues 1-3, 28 February 2011, Pages 56-61, ISSN 0009-2614, DOI: 10.1016/j.cplett.2011.01.051. Go to Article
  29. Enkeleda Dervishi, Zhongrui Li, Jimmy Shyaka, Fumiya Watanabe, Abhijit Biswas, Jean Luc Umwungeri, Aurelie Courte, Alexandru R. Biris, Omnia Kebdani, Alexandru S. Biris, The role of hydrocarbon concentration on the synthesis of large area few to multi-layer graphene structures, Chemical Physics Letters, Volume 501, Issues 4-6, 7 January 2011, Pages 390-395, ISSN 0009-2614, DOI: 10.1016/j.cplett.2010.11.022. Go to Article
  30. H. Bordelon, C.. M. Sabliov, W. T. Monroe, and A. S. Biris, “Characterization of pDNA location within Chitosan/PLGA-pDNA nano-delivery complexes designed for advanced gene delivery“,  Journal of Nanomaterials, vol. 2011, Article ID 952060, 9 pages, 2011. Go to Article
  31. Photovoltaic devices based on high density boron-doped single-walled carbon nanotube/n-Si heterojunctions: Viney Saini, Zhongrui Li, Shawn Bourdo, Vasyl P. Kunets, Steven Trigwell, Arthur Couraud, Julien Rioux, Cyril Boyer, Valens Nteziyaremye, Enkeleda Dervishi, Alexandru R. Biris, Gregory J. Salamo, Tito Viswanathan, and Alexandru S. Biris, J. Appl. Phys. 109, 014321 (2011), DOI:10.1063/1.3531112 Go to Article
  32. Mariya V. Khodakovskaya, Kanishka de Silva, Dmitry A. Nedosekin, Enkeleda Dervishi, Alexandru S. Biris, Evgeny V. Shashkov, Ekaterina I. Galanzha, and Vladimir P. Zharov, “Complex genetic, photothermal, and photoacoustic analysis of nanoparticle-plant interactions” PNAS 2011 : 1008856108v1-6. Go to Article

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