The synthesis of silver nanoparticles was obtained through two different methods and using different poly(acrylic) acids as templating agents. Cotton, wool, and polyester fabrics were treated with the nanoparticles, and their antimicrobial performances were tested against different strains.
Journal: TechConnect Briefs
Volume: 4, Technical Proceedings of the 2007 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show, Volume 4
Published: May 20, 2007
Pages: 412 - 414
Industry sector: Advanced Materials & Manufacturing
Topics: Nanoparticle Synthesis & Applications