Week 25 is silver! This week’s paper is from our Nanoanalysis themed issue.
A worldwide concern over the toxicity risk of nanoparticles means that it is important to provide analytical tools that can characterize various types of nanomaterials in a sensitive and fast way. In this paper a team from Germany compared three techniques for the characterization of silver nanoparticles.
This paper will be free to read until Dec 5th .
Single particle inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry: evaluation of three different pneumatic and piezo-based sample introduction systems for the characterization of silver nanoparticles
Bastian Franze, Ingo Strenge and Carsten Engelhard
J. Anal. At. Spectrom., 2012, 27, 1074-1083
Week 30 will be…pearl