Publications

Recent

Shape asymmetric polyoxometalate-hybrid harpoons as temperature-based logic gates for thermal management
Carlos M. N. Mendonça, Eduardo T. C. Coimbra, Jose N. M. Silvares, Pegah Mirzadeh, Vitor S. Amaral, Nuno J. O. Silva*, and Filipa L. Sousa*. http://comcept.web.ua.pt/user/pages/docs/harpoons.pdf

Density Gradient Selection of Colloidal Silver Nanotriangles for Assembling Dye-Particle Plasmophores

Rui Oliveira-Silva, Mariana Sousa-Jerónimo, David Botequim, Nuno J. O. Silva, Duarte M. F. Prazeres and Pedro M. R. Paulo.

Selected

Temperature-switch nanomagnetic logic gates for cellular hyperthermia

R Oliveira-Silva, R.A. Pereira, F. M. Silva, V.M. Gaspar, A. Ibarra, A. Millán, F.L. Sousa, J.F. Mano and N.J.O. Silva*, Mater. Horiz. (2019). http://doi.org/10.1039/C8MH01510D

PCT/IB2018/053697, Probe Element and Methods for Separation and Sensing of Analytes Controlled by Temperature, Inventors

de Oliveira e Silva, Nuno João; Oliveira-Silva, Rui Pedro. https://www.wipo.int/patentscope/search/en/WO2018215970

Implementing Thermometry on Silicon Surfaces Functionalized by Lanthanide-Doped Self-Assembled Polymer

Monolayers M. Rodrigues, R. Piñol, G. Antorrena, C.D.S. Brites, N.J.O. Silva, J. L. Murillo, R. Cases, I. Díez, F. Palacio, N. Torras, J. A. Plaza, L. Pérez-García, L. D. Carlos,* and A. Millán* Adv. Funct. Mater. 26, 200–209 (2016) http://doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201503889

Joining Time-Resolved Thermometry and Magnetic-Induced Heating in a Single Nanoparticle Unveils Intriguing Thermal Properties

R. Piñol, C.D.S. Brites, R. Bustamante, A. Martínez, N.J.O. Silva, J.L. Murillo, R. Cases, J. Carrey, C. Estepa, C. Sosa, F. Palacio, L.D. Carlos* and A Millan*, ACS Nano 9, 3134 (2015). https://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acsnano.5b00059

Magnetically responsive Dry Fluids

F. L. Sousa*, R. Bustamante, A. Millan, F. Palacio, T. Trindade and N.J.O. Silva*, Nanoscale, 2013. http://doi.org/10.1039/C3NR01784B

Shell pressure on the core of MnO/Mn3O4 core/shell nanoparticles

N.J.O. Silva*, M. Karmaoui, V. S. Amaral, I. Puente-Orench, J. Campo, I. da Silva, A. Ibarra, R. Bustamante, A. Millán and F. Palacio, Phys. Rev. B 87, 224429 (2013). http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.87.224429

Synthesis of cobalt aluminate nanopigments by non-aqueous sol-gel route

M. Karmaoui*, N.J.O. Silva*, V.S. Amaral, A. Ibarra, A. Millán and F. Palacio, Nanoscale 5, 4277 (2013). http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C3NR34229H

Thermometry at the Nanoscale

C.D.S. Brites, P.P. Lima, N.J.O. Silva, A. Millán, V.S. Amaral, F. Palacio*, and L.D. Carlos*, Nanoscale, 2012 (invited review). http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C2NR30663H

Magnetic and Relaxation Properties of Multifunctional Polymer-Based Nanostructured Bioferrofluids as MRI Contrast Agents

H. Amiri, R. Bustamante, A.Millan, N.J.O. Silva, R. Pinol, L. Gabilondo, F. Palacio, P. Arosio, M. Corti, and A. Lascialfari, Magn. Res. Med. 66, 1715-1721 (2011). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mrm.22959

Shifted loops and coercivity from field imprinted high energy barriers in ferritin and ferrihydrite nanoparticles

N.J.O. Silva*, V.S. Amaral, A. Urtizberea, R. Bustamante, A. Millán, F. Palacio, E. Kampert and U. Zeitler, S. de Brion, O. Iglesias and A. Labarta, Phys. Rev. B 84, 104427 (2011) http://link.aps.org/doi/10.1103/PhysRevB.84.104427

A Luminescent Molecular Thermometer for Long-Term Absolute Temperature Measurements at the Nanoscale

C.D.S. Brites, P.P. Lima, N.J.O. Silva, A. Millan, V.S. Amaral, F. Palacio* and L.D. Carlos*" Adv. Mater. (2010). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.201001780

p>Remanent magnetization in CoO antiferromagnetic nanoparticles

N.J.O. Silva*, A. Millán, F. Palacio, M. Martins, T. Trindade, I. Puente-Orench and J. Campo, Phys. Rev. B 82, 094433 (2010).  http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.82.094433

Surface and core magnetic anisotropy in maghemite nanoparticles determined by pressure experiments

Y. Komorida*, M. Mito, H. Deguchi, and S. Takagi, A. Millán, N. J. O. Silva* and F. Palacio, Appl. Phys. Lett. 94, 202503 (2009). http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.3131782

Temperature dependence of antiferromagnetic susceptibility in ferritin

N.J.O. Silva*, A. Millan, F. Palacio, E. Kampert, U. Zeitler, and V. S. Amaral, Phys. Rev. B 79, 104405 (2009). http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.79.104405

Nanoscopic photoluminescence memory as a fingerprint of complexity in self-assembled alkylene/siloxane hybrids

L.D. Carlos*, V. de Zea Bermudez*, V.S. Amaral, S.C. Nunes, N.J.O. Silva, R.A. Sá Ferreira, J. Rocha, C.V. Santilli, D. Ostrovskii, Adv. Mater. 19, 341-348 (2007). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adma.200601435