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Entrapment of Chlorella vulgaris cells within graphene oxide layers


Wahid, MH and Eroglu, E and Chen, X and Smith, SM and Raston, CL, Entrapment of Chlorella vulgaris cells within graphene oxide layers, RSC Advances, 3, (22) pp. 8180-8183. ISSN 2046-2069 (2013) [Refereed Article]

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Copyright 2013 The Royal Society of Chemistry

DOI: doi:10.1039/c3ra40605a


Confinement of microalgae cells within layers of graphene oxide (GO) effectively reduces the rate of cell division, with the microalgal wrapping being more efficient in a vortex fluidic device than using mild sonication, as determined by the cell growth and the level of nitrate removal from the liquid effluent.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:Chlorella vulgaris, graphene, cell growth, sonication, fluidic device, cell division
Research Division:Biological Sciences
Research Group:Plant biology
Research Field:Plant physiology
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in the biological sciences
UTAS Author:Smith, SM (Professor Steven Smith)
ID Code:101423
Year Published:2013
Web of Science® Times Cited:39
Deposited By:Plant Science
Deposited On:2015-06-23
Last Modified:2017-11-02

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