Search for dissertations about: "CuO nanoparticles thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 swedish dissertations containing the words CuO nanoparticles thesis.

  1. 1. Toxicity and biological impact of metal and metal oxide nanoparticles Focus on the vascular toxicity of ultra-small titanium dioxide nanoparticles

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Stockholm University

    Author : Narges Bayat; Stockholms universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Nanoparticles; Nanotoxicology; Ultra-small nanoparticles; biokemi; Biochemistry;

    Abstract : The application of nanoparticles (NPs) in different technologies has led to tremendous advancement in those fields.  Moreover, there is growing interest in application of ultra-small NPs (USNPs) at 1-3 nm due to their distinct molecule like features. Parallel to these promises, there is a growing concern regarding their safety. READ MORE

  2. 2. On the polymer-based nanocomposites for electrical switching applications

    University dissertation from Stockholm, Sweden : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Venkatesh Doddapaneni; KTH.; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Polymer-based nanocomposites; Inorganic nanoparticles; Electrical arcs; Circuit breakers; Ablation Outgassing; Arc interruption capability; PMMA; CuO; Fe3O4; ZnO; Au; Radiative energy; Electric power; Arc temperature.; Physics; Fysik;

    Abstract : Recent research demonstrated that polymer based nanocomposites (PNCs) have been engineered in order to improve the arc interruption capability of the circuit breakers. PNCs are the combination of nano-sized inorganic nanoparticles (NPs) and polymers, opened up new developments in materials science and engineering applications. READ MORE

  3. 3. Toxicity of metal containing micro- and nanoparticles : studies from an inhalation perspective

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Biosciences and Nutrition

    Author : Johanna Kain; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Particles in urban environments have for a long time been associated with different health problems and diseases, such as worsening of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease as well as cancer and cardiovascular diseases. In addition, metal containing particles present in occupational settings and industries, particularly particles produced during welding, have been linked to several adverse health effects. READ MORE

  4. 4. Toxicity and biocompatibility of nanoparticles, and studies on oxidative stress and DNA damage

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Biosciences and Nutrition

    Author : Ylva Rodhe; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Oxidative stress is associated with several diseases, either as a cause or a consequence. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is one example of a disease in which elevated levels of oxidative stress are frequently reported. READ MORE

  5. 5. Toxicity of metal and metal oxide nanoparticles : the importance of physicochemical properties and cellular uptake

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Biosciences and Nutrition

    Author : Pontus Cronholm; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2012]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The use of nanoparticles holds great promises in many technical as well as medical applications. However, development of new technologies, such as nanotechnology, is connected with uncertainties and risks. READ MORE