Synthesis and modification of Alumina nanofibres and its applications

Huang, Yiming (2013) Synthesis and modification of Alumina nanofibres and its applications. Masters by Research thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

This thesis is a forward study of alumina nanofiber material in developing its applications biology field. It demonstrates that by applying proper modification strategy, alumina nanofiber is a promising material in protein purification and enzyme immobilization. The hydrophobic modification has dramatically improved the rejecting of protein molecular in purification system. On the other hand, utilisation of cross-linking agent firmly combined alumina nanofiber and target enzyme for immobilisation purpose. This step of progress could lead to inspiration of alumina nanofiber’s application in various area.

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ID Code: 62446
Item Type: QUT Thesis (Masters by Research)
Supervisor: Zhu, Huai Yong & Ke, Xuebin
Keywords: Boehmite nanofibers, γ-Alumina membrane, Protein separation, Laccase immobilisation, Surface modification
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Chemistry, Physics & Mechanical Engineering
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 13 Sep 2013 07:05
Last Modified: 02 Sep 2015 23:25

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