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1. Challenges, Strategies and Opportunities for Measuring Carbon Nanotubes within a Polymer Composites by X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1200-10
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 3/14/2015
Authors: Justin M Gorham, Jeremiah Wallace Woodcock, Keana C K Scott
Abstract: FOREWORD This NIST Special Publication (SP) is one in a series of NIST SPs that address research needs articulated in the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) Environmental, Health, and Safety Research Strategy published in 2011 [1]. This ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=917794

2. Preparation of silver nanoparticle loaded cotton threads to facilitate measurement development for textile applications
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1200-8
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 1/26/2015
Authors: Justin M Gorham, Karen E Murphy, Jingyu Liu, Dimitri Tselenchuk, Gheorghe Stan, Thao M. Nguyen, Richard D Holbrook, Michael R Winchester, Robert Francis Cook, Robert MacCuspie, Vincent A Hackley
Abstract: FOREWORD This NIST special publication (SP) is one in a series of NIST SPs that address research needs articulated in the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) Environmental, Health, and Safety Research Strategy published in 2011 [1]. This ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916567

3. The Use of Cause-and-Effect Analysis to Design a High Quality Nano-Cyto-Toxicology Assay
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 12/4/2014
Authors: Matthias Rosslein, John T Elliott, Marc L Salit, Elijah J Petersen, Cordula Hirsch, Harald Krug, Peter Wick
Abstract: An important consideration in developing standards and regulations that govern the production and use of commercial nanoscale materials is the development of robust and reliable measurements to assess potential biological effects of these nanomat ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=916357

4. Storage Wars: How citrate capped silver nanoparticle suspensions are affected by not-so-trivial decisions
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 3/21/2014
Authors: Justin M Gorham, Anne B Rohlfing, Katrice A Lippa, Robert I. MacCuspie, Amy Hemmati, Richard D Holbrook
Abstract: A critical but often overlooked component of silver nanoparticle (AgNPs) suspensions involves their behavior following short- and long-term storage. The current study investigates the integrity of citrate-capped AgNP suspensions, nominally 20 nm in ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913638

5. Pulmonary and Cardiovascular Responses of Rats to Inhalation of Silver Nanoparticles
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 8/14/2013
Authors: Jenny R Roberts, Walt McKinney, Hong Kan, Kristine Krajnak, David G Frazer, Treye Thomas, Stacey Waugh, Allison Kenyon, Robert I. MacCuspie, Vincent A Hackley, Vincent Castranova
Abstract: Rats were exposed by inhalation to filtered air or to a low (100 ug/m3 using a commercial antimicrobial product [20 mg/L silver]) or high (1000 ug/m3 using a suspension [200 mg/L silver] synthesized to have a similar size distribution) concentrat ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912947

6. Preparation of Nanoscale TiO2 Dispersions in an Environmental Matrix for Eco-Toxicological Assessment
Series: Special Publication (NIST SP)
Report Number: 1200-5r1
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 6/3/2013
Authors: Julian S. Taurozzi, Vincent A Hackley, Mark R Wiesner
Abstract: Toxicity and fate assessment are key elements in the evaluation of the environmental, health and safety risks of engineered nanomaterials (ENMs). While significant effort and resources have been devoted to the toxicological evaluation of many ENMs, i ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913712

7. Surface Chemical Transformations of UV irradiated Silica-Epoxy Nanocomposites
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 5/15/2013
Authors: Justin M Gorham, Tinh Nguyen, Deborah L Stanley, Coralie Bernard, Richard D Holbrook
Abstract: Silica nanoparticles (SiNPs) incorporated into a polymeric matrix, or silica nanocomposites (SiNCs), are used in a wide variety of commercially available products in numerous natural and artificial environments. Environmental factors, such as light, ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=913534

8. FABRICATION AND CHARACTERIZATION OF STANDARDS FOR ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPE TIP WIDTH CALIBRATION
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 3/25/2013
Authors: Ronald G Dixson, Craig D. (Craig) McGray, Boon Ping Ng, Ndubuisi George Orji, Jon C Geist
Abstract: The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has been developing methods and standards to enable the traceable calibration of critical dimension atomic force microscopy (CD AFM). This technique involves flared tips and two-dimensional s ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912865

9. Standard Guide for Size Measurement of Nanoparticles Using Atomic Force Microscopy
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 1/1/2013
Authors: Vincent A Hackley, Frank W DelRio
Abstract: The purpose of this document is to provide guidance on the quantitative application of atomic force microscopy (AFM)to determine the size of nanoparticles2 deposited in dry form on flat substrates using height (z-displacement) measurement. Unlike ele ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=912221

10. Nanoscale Reference Materials for Environmental, Health, and Safety Measurements: Needs, Gaps, and Opportunities
Topic: Nanotech/Environment, Health & Safety
Published: 11/7/2012
Authors: Aleksandr B. Stefaniak, Vincent A Hackley, Gert Roebben, Kensei Ehara, Steve Hankin, Michael T Postek, Iseult Lynch, Wei-En Fu, Thomas P.J. Linsinger, Andreas Th?nemann
Abstract: There is a need to understand and manage potential risks posed to workers, the public, and the environment from exposure to engineered nanomaterials. In response, several organizations have developed lists of relevant nano-objects and of physico-che ...
http://www.nist.gov/manuscript-publication-search.cfm?pub_id=910519



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