Laser irradiated vortex fluidic mediated synthesis of luminescent carbon nanodots under continuous flow
Xuan Luo, Ahmed Hussein Mohammed Al-Antaki, Kasturi Vimalanathan, Jillian Moffatt, Kun Zheng, Yichao Zou, Jin Zou, Xiaofei Duan, Robert N Lamb, Shujun Wang, Qin Li, Wei Zhang, Colin L Raston
Reaction Chemistry & Engineering | ROYAL SOC CHEMISTRY | Published : 2018
The authors gratefully acknowledge financial support from the Australian Research Council and the Government of South Australia, and the Australian Microscopy & Microanalysis Research Facility (AMMRF) and the Australian National Fabrication Facility (ANFF) for accessing microscopic facilities and the Edinburgh Instruments Spectrofluorimeter funded by ARC LIEF grant. The authors would also like to thank Dr. Chris Gibson, Mr. Yanting Yin, Dr. Muneer Syed Musthakahmed, Dr Georgios Tsiminis and Prof. Gregory A. Weiss for valuable discussions and help from Dr Jason Gascooke for some laser experiments, Ms Yvette DeGraaf for fluorescence microscopy, Ms Ashleigh Clapper for pH-responsive PL experiments and Dr. Faruq Ahmed on tissue culture studies.