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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science D-index 64 Citations 17,620 151 World Ranking 2556 National Ranking 812


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Enzyme
  • Catalysis

His scientific interests lie mostly in Carbon nanotube, Nanotechnology, Nanotube, Catalysis and Carbon. His Carbon nanotube research includes elements of Biophysics, Surface modification and Polymer. The study incorporates disciplines such as Molecular recognition and Enzymatic degradation in addition to Nanotechnology.

His work carried out in the field of Nanotube brings together such families of science as Molecule, Analyte, Sensitivity, Electrical conductor and Coating. Alexander Star has included themes like Horseradish peroxidase, Biodegradation and Electrode in his Catalysis study. His work in Nanomaterials tackles topics such as Graphene which are related to areas like Oxide.

His most cited work include:

  • Preparation and Properties of Polymer-Wrapped Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes (839 citations)
  • Electronic Detection of Specific Protein Binding Using Nanotube FET Devices (660 citations)
  • Carbon nanotube gas and vapor sensors. (646 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Alexander Star mainly investigates Carbon nanotube, Nanotechnology, Chemical engineering, Nanotube and Graphene. Alexander Star integrates several fields in his works, including Carbon nanotube and Field-effect transistor. In most of his Nanotechnology studies, his work intersects topics such as Electrode.

Chemical engineering and Carbon are frequently intertwined in his study. His research integrates issues of Inorganic chemistry and Oxide in his study of Graphene. His Organic chemistry research includes themes of Photochemistry and Pulmonary surfactant.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Carbon nanotube (62.83%)
  • Nanotechnology (48.69%)
  • Chemical engineering (19.90%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Carbon nanotube (62.83%)
  • Nanotechnology (48.69%)
  • Chemical engineering (19.90%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Alexander Star focuses on Carbon nanotube, Nanotechnology, Chemical engineering, Graphene and Nanoparticle. His Carbon nanotube research includes themes of Biocompatibility, Electrode, Composite number, Nanomaterials and Density functional theory. Nanotechnology connects with themes related to Raman spectroscopy in his study.

His Chemical engineering research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Ion, Wacker process, Ethylene and Myeloperoxidase. His Graphene research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Oxide, Inorganic chemistry, Pyrolytic carbon, Covalent organic framework and Composite material. His study explores the link between Nanoparticle and topics such as Nanocomposite that cross with problems in Raman scattering, Chromophore and Electronic structure.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Biological interactions of carbon-based nanomaterials: From coronation to degradation (176 citations)
  • Graphene oxide is degraded by neutrophils and the degradation products are non-genotoxic (68 citations)
  • Enzymatic oxidative biodegradation of nanoparticles: Mechanisms, significance and applications. (50 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Organic chemistry
  • Enzyme
  • Catalysis

Alexander Star mostly deals with Carbon nanotube, Nanotechnology, Nanomaterials, Graphene and Myeloperoxidase. In his research on the topic of Carbon nanotube, Raman spectroscopy and Chemical engineering is strongly related with Electrode. His Nanotechnology study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Transducer and Breath gas analysis.

The concepts of his Nanomaterials study are interwoven with issues in Photocatalysis, Photodegradation, Oxide, Graphene oxide paper and Energy conversion efficiency. Alexander Star combines subjects such as Biodegradation, DNA damage, Neutrophil extracellular traps and Titanium dioxide with his study of Graphene. The Eosinophil peroxidase research Alexander Star does as part of his general Myeloperoxidase study is frequently linked to other disciplines of science, such as Context, therefore creating a link between diverse domains of science.

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Best Publications

Preparation and Properties of Polymer-Wrapped Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes

Alexander Star;J. Fraser Stoddart;David Steuerman;Mike Diehl.
Angewandte Chemie (2001)

1268 Citations

Electronic Detection of Specific Protein Binding Using Nanotube FET Devices

Alexander Star;Jean-Christophe P. Gabriel;Keith Bradley;George Gruner.
Nano Letters (2003)

959 Citations

Carbon nanotube gas and vapor sensors.

Douglas R. Kauffman;Alexander Star.
Angewandte Chemie (2008)

852 Citations

Label-free detection of DNA hybridization using carbon nanotube network field-effect transistors

Alexander Star;Eugene Tu;Joseph Niemann;Jean-Christophe P. Gabriel.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (2006)

830 Citations

Starched carbon nanotubes.

Alexander Star;David W. Steuerman;James R. Heath;J. Fraser Stoddart.
Angewandte Chemie (2002)

738 Citations

Carbon nanotubes degraded by neutrophil myeloperoxidase induce less pulmonary inflammation

Valerian E. Kagan;Nagarjun V. Konduru;Weihong Feng;Brett L. Allen.
Nature Nanotechnology (2010)

715 Citations

Gas sensor array based on metal-decorated carbon nanotubes.

Alexander Star;Vikram Joshi;Sergei Skarupo;David Thomas.
Journal of Physical Chemistry B (2006)

639 Citations

Electrocatalytic activity of nitrogen-doped carbon nanotube cups.

Yifan Tang;Brett L. Allen;Douglas R. Kauffman;Alexander Star.
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2009)

560 Citations

Biodegradation of single-walled carbon nanotubes through enzymatic catalysis.

Brett L. Allen;Padmakar D. Kichambare;Pingping Gou;Irina I. Vlasova.
Nano Letters (2008)

395 Citations

Noncovalent Side-Wall Functionalization of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes

Alexander Star;Yi Liu;Kevin Grant;Ludek Ridvan.
Macromolecules (2003)

360 Citations

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