1. Research on scheduling problems with general effects of deterioration and learning

    Information Sciences 307:89 (2015)

    Jobs with deterioration and learning effect co-exist in many industry engineering and logistics management situations. In this note, the general effects of deterioration and learning are considered. It is proved that some single machine scheduling problems are still polynomially solvab...
  2. Effect of near-surface topography on high-frequency Rayleigh-wave propagation

    Journal of Applied Geophysics 116:93 (2015)

    Rayleigh waves, which are formed due to interference of P- and Sv-waves near the free surface, propagate along the free surface and vanish exponentially in the vertical direction. Their propagation is strongly influenced by surface topography. Due to the high resolution and precision r...
  3. Status of Cardiovascular Health in Chinese Adults

    Journal of the American College of Cardiology 65(10):1013 (2015)

    Background Cardiovascular disease has become the leading cause of death in China.
  4. Chemiluminescence reaction kinetics-resolved multianalyte immunoassay strategy using a bispecific monoclonal antibody as the unique recognition reagent.

    Analytical chemistry 87(5):2952 (2015) PMID 25622025

    The multianalyte immunoassay (MIA) has attracted increasing attention due to its high sample throughput, short assay time, low sample consumption, and reduced overall cost. However, up to now, the reported MIA methods commonly require multiple antibodies since each antibody can recognize only on...
  5. Sex differences in cognition among Chinese people with Parkinson's disease.

    Journal of Clinical Neuroscience 22(3):488 (2015) PMID 25595960

    To investigate sex differences in cognitive function in Parkinson's disease patients, a cohort of 172 male patients and 139 female patients were recruited for this study. Their demographic and clinical features, including age, disease duration, education level, Unified Parkinson's Disease Rating...
  6. Sex differences in cognition among Chinese people with Parkinson’s disease

    Journal of Clinical Neuroscience 22(3):488 (2015)

    To investigate sex differences in cognitive function in Parkinson’s disease patients, a cohort of 172 male patients and 139 female patients were recruited for this study. Their demographic and clinical features, including age, disease duration, education level, Unified Parkinson’s Dise...
  7. Fabrication of cell-laden macroporous biodegradable hydrogels with tunable porosities and pore sizes.

    Tissue Engineering, Part C: Methods 21(3):263 (2015) PMID 25156274

    In this work, we investigated a cytocompatible particulate leaching method for the fabrication of cell-laden macroporous hydrogels. We used dehydrated and uncrosslinked gelatin microspheres as leachable porogens to create macroporous oligo(poly(ethylene glycol) fumarate) hydrogels. Varying gelat...
  8. Metal Organic Frameworks Route to in Situ Insertion of Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes in Co3O4 Polyhedra as Anode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries.

    ACS Nano 9(2):1592 (2015) PMID 25629650

    Hybridizing nanostructured metal oxides with multiwalled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) is highly desirable for the improvement of electrochemical performance of lithium-ion batteries. Here, a facile and scalable strategy to fabricate hierarchical porous MWCNTs/Co3O4 nanocomposites has been reported,...
  9. Effect of Li on structure and electrochemical hydrogen storage properties of Ti55V10Ni35 quasicrystal alloy

    International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 40(7):3015 (2015)

    The Ti55V10Ni35 quasicrystal ribbons are synthesized by arc melting and subsequent melt-spinning technique and then Li atoms are infiltrated into this quasicrystal material by the way of electroosmosis. X-ray diffraction results indicate that the pristine quasicrystal Ti55V10Ni35 mainl...
  10. Electrochemical hydrogen storage properties of TixV65−xNi35 (x=45, 55) alloys produced by rapid-quenching

    Materials Letters 141:291 (2015)

    Electrochemical discharge performances of TixV65−xNi35 (x=45, 55) alloy are measured by electrochemical measurements at galvanostatic conditions, and alloy ribbon is prepared by rapid-quenching under argon atmosphere. XRD analysis of TixV65−xNi35 (x=45) alloy shows that the Ti45V20Ni35...
  11. SnO2 nanocrystals anchored on N-doped graphene for high-performance lithium storage.

    Chemical Communications 51(17):3660 (2015) PMID 25645105

    A SnO2-N-doped graphene (SnO2-NG) composite is synthesized by a rapid, facile, one-step microwave-assisted solvothermal method. The composite exhibits excellent lithium storage capability and high durability, and is a promising anode material for lithium ion batteries.
  12. A Sc(OTf)3-catalyzed cascade reaction of o-aminoacetophenone with methanamine: construction of dibenzo[b,h][1,6]naphthyridine derivatives.

    Organic & Biomolecular Chemistry 13(7):2122 (2015) PMID 25526239

    An unexpected Sc(OTf)3-catalyzed and air-mediated cascade reaction of o-aminoacetophenones with methanamines was discovered as an efficient synthetic approach to a novel class of fluorescent fused-four-ring dibenzo[b,h][1,6]naphthyridine derivatives. Two possible mechanisms of the reaction were ...
  13. Mapping crop phenology using NDVI time-series derived from HJ-1 A/B data

    International Journal of Applied Earth Observat... 34:188 (2015)

  14. Facile fabrication of multishelled Cr2O3 hollow microspheres with enhanced gas sensitivity

    Materials Letters 140:158 (2015)

    Novel multishelled Cr2O3 hollow microspheres (MCHMs) with diameters ranging from 1 to 3μm have been successfully prepared through a simple, green and low-cost self-templating approach by simply modifying the post-calcination. The structure and morphology characteristics of the synthesi...
  15. Magnetic nanoparticle supported amine: An efficient and environmental benign catalyst for versatile Knoevenagel condensation under ultrasound irradiation

    Comptes Rendus Chimie 18(2):223 (2015)

    Amine functionalized silica coated Fe3O4 nanoparticles (SiO2@MNP-A) were successfully prepared as a novel heterogeneous amine. The catalyst was characterized by XRD, FT-IR, TEM, magnetic measurement, elemental analysis and was found to be a magnetically separable and highly active cata...
  16. Facile fabrication of multishelled Cr2O3 hollow microspheres with enhanced gas sensitivity

    Materials Letters 140:158 (2015)

    Novel multishelled Cr2O3 hollow microspheres (MCHMs) with diameters ranging from 1 to 3μm have been successfully prepared through a simple, green and low-cost self-templating approach by simply modifying the post-calcination. The structure and morphology characteristics of the synthesi...
  17. Synthesis of porous Cr2O3 hollow microspheres via a facile template-free approach

    Materials Letters 140:35 (2015)

    Porous Cr2O3 hollow microspheres assembled by nanoparticles have been successfully synthesized by thermal decomposition of a precursor which was prepared via a mild template-free hydrothermal approach. The average dimensions of these Cr2O3 hollow microspheres were about 2.2µm in diamet...
  18. Mapping crop phenology using NDVI time-series derived from HJ-1 A/B data

    International Journal of Applied Earth Observat... 34:188 (2015)

  19. Mapping crop phenology using NDVI time-series derived from HJ-1 A/B data

    International Journal of Applied Earth Observat... 34:188 (2015)

  20. Facile fabrication of multishelled Cr2O3 hollow microspheres with enhanced gas sensitivity

    Materials Letters 140:158 (2015)

    Novel multishelled Cr2O3 hollow microspheres (MCHMs) with diameters ranging from 1 to 3μm have been successfully prepared through a simple, green and low-cost self-templating approach by simply modifying the post-calcination. The structure and morphology characteristics of the synthesi...