Ultrasensitive, Biocompatible, Self-Calibrating, Multiparametric
Authors: Zhao HG., Vomiero A., Rosei F.
Autors Affiliation: CNR INO SENSOR Lab, I-25123 Brescia, Italy; Inst Natl Rech Sci, Ctr Energy Mat & Telecommun, Varennes, PQ J3X 1S2, Canada; Lulea Univ Technol, Dept Engn Sci & Math, S-97198 Lulea, Sweden; Univ Elect Sci & Technol China, Inst Fundamental & Frontier Sci, Chengdu 610054, Peoples R China; McGill Univ, Ctr Self Assembled Chem Struct, Montreal, PQ H3A 2K6, Canada
Abstract: Core–shell quantum dots serve as self‐calibrating, ultrasensitive, multiparametric, near‐infrared, and biocompatible temperature sensors. They allow temperature measurement with nanometer accuracy in the range 150–373 K, the broadest ever recorded for a nanothermometer, with sensitivities among the highest ever reported, which makes them essentially unique in the panorama of biocompatible nanothermometers with potential for in vivo biological thermal imaging and/or thermoablative therapy.
Volume: 11 (43) Pages from: 5741 to: 5746
KeyWords: CDTE QUANTUM DOTS; SEMICONDUCTOR NANOCRYSTALS; SUPPRESSED BLINKING; 2-COLOR QUANTUM; CHARGE-TRANSFER; ENERGY-TRANSFER; DUAL EMISSION; THERMOMETRY; NANOTHERMOMETERS; NANOPARTICLESDOI: 10.1002/smll.201502249Citations: 36data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2021-10-24References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)Connecting to view paper tab on IsiWeb: Click hereConnecting to view citations from IsiWeb: Click here