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Ultra-small fluorescent inorganic nanoparticles for bioimaging

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Abstract


  • The novel optical, electrical, and magnetic properties of ultra-small inorganic nanoparticles make them very attractive in diverse applications in the fields of health, clean and renewable energy, and environmental sustainability. This article comprehensively summarizes state-of-the-art fluorescence imaging using ultra-small nanoparticles as probes, including quantum dots, metal nanoclusters, carbon nanomaterials, up-conversion, and silicon nanomaterials.

Authors


  •   Li, Zhen
  •   Sun, Qiao (external author)
  •   Zhu, Yian (external author)
  •   Tan, Bien (external author)
  •   Xu, Zhi Ping (external author)
  •   Dou, Shi Xue

Publication Date


  • 2014

Citation


  • Li, Z., Sun, Q., Zhu, Y., Tan, B., Xu, Z. & Dou, S. Xue. (2014). Ultra-small fluorescent inorganic nanoparticles for bioimaging. Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2 (19), 2793-2818.

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2039&context=aiimpapers

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/aiimpapers/1038

Number Of Pages


  • 25

Start Page


  • 2793

End Page


  • 2818

Volume


  • 2

Issue


  • 19

Abstract


  • The novel optical, electrical, and magnetic properties of ultra-small inorganic nanoparticles make them very attractive in diverse applications in the fields of health, clean and renewable energy, and environmental sustainability. This article comprehensively summarizes state-of-the-art fluorescence imaging using ultra-small nanoparticles as probes, including quantum dots, metal nanoclusters, carbon nanomaterials, up-conversion, and silicon nanomaterials.

Authors


  •   Li, Zhen
  •   Sun, Qiao (external author)
  •   Zhu, Yian (external author)
  •   Tan, Bien (external author)
  •   Xu, Zhi Ping (external author)
  •   Dou, Shi Xue

Publication Date


  • 2014

Citation


  • Li, Z., Sun, Q., Zhu, Y., Tan, B., Xu, Z. & Dou, S. Xue. (2014). Ultra-small fluorescent inorganic nanoparticles for bioimaging. Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 2 (19), 2793-2818.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=2039&context=aiimpapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/aiimpapers/1038

Number Of Pages


  • 25

Start Page


  • 2793

End Page


  • 2818

Volume


  • 2

Issue


  • 19