Applied Clay Science

(The TQCC of Applied Clay Science is 14. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-12-01 to 2023-12-01.)
The role of clays, clay minerals and clay-based materials for nitrate removal from water systems: A review126
Adsorption of methylene blue onto chitosan–montmorillonite/polyaniline nanocomposite121
Surface induced growth of ZIF-67 at Co-layered double hydroxide: Removal of methylene blue and methyl orange from water115
Effects of halloysite content on the thermo-mechanical performances of composite bioplastics103
Halloysite-based hybrids/composites in catalysis91
Kaolin-supported ZnO nanoparticle catalysts in self-sensitized tetracycline photodegradation: Zero-point charge and pH effects87
Mechanical and compressibility characteristics of a soft clay stabilized by slag-based mixtures and geopolymers87
Nanocomposite of halloysite nanotubes/multi-walled carbon nanotubes for methyl parathion electrochemical sensor application76
High-efficiency photo-Fenton Fe/g-C3N4/kaolinite catalyst for tetracycline hydrochloride degradation76
Clays and carbon nanotubes as hybrid nanofillers in thermoplastic-based nanocomposites – A review73
Ultra-high oil-water separation membrane based on two-dimensional MXene(Ti3C2Tx) by co-incorporation of halloysite nanotubes and polydopamine73
Influence of tailor-made TiO2/API bentonite nanocomposite on drilling mud performance: Towards enhanced drilling operations72
Comparative cytotoxicity of kaolinite, halloysite, multiwalled carbon nanotubes and graphene oxide70
Thermal stability and microstructure of metakaolin-based geopolymer blended with rice husk ash68
Iron-rich laterite-bagasse fibers based geopolymer composite: Mechanical, durability and insulating properties66
Full-scale nanopore system and fractal characteristics of clay-rich lacustrine shale combining FE-SEM, nano-CT, gas adsorption and mercury intrusion porosimetry66
Halloysite nanotubes filled with MgO for paper reinforcement and deacidification66
Fabrication of a sustained release delivery system for pesticides using interpenetrating polyacrylamide/alginate/montmorillonite nanocomposite hydrogels61
Effect of interlayer cations on montmorillonite swelling: Comparison between molecular dynamic simulations and experiments61
Geopolymerization of halloysite via alkali-activation: Dependence of microstructures on precalcination60
Adsorption kinetics models in clay systems. The critical analysis of pseudo-second order mechanism59
Biopolymer-clay nanocomposites as novel and ecofriendly adsorbents for environmental remediation58
Adsorption of organic water pollutants by clays and clay minerals composites: A comprehensive review57
Electrospun chitosan/polyethylene-oxide (PEO)/halloysites (HAL) membranes for bone regeneration applications54
One-pot synthesis of ZnO nanoparticles supported on halloysite nanotubes for catalytic applications54
Functionalized MgAl-layered hydroxide intercalated date-palm biochar for Enhanced Uptake of Cationic dye: Kinetics, isotherm and thermodynamic studies53
A novel halloysite–CeO nanohybrid for efficient arsenic removal52
La(III)-bentonite/chitosan composite: A new type adsorbent for rapid removal of phosphate from water bodies51
Adsorption and interaction mechanism of uranium (VI) from aqueous solutions on phosphate-impregnation biochar cross-linked Mg Al layered double-hydroxide composite51
Sb(III) and Sb(V) removal from water by a hydroxyl-intercalated, mechanochemically synthesized Mg-Fe-LDH48
Effects of pH on the gel properties of montmorillonite, palygorskite and montmorillonite-palygorskite composite clay47
Designing a pH-responsive drug delivery system for the release of black-carrot anthocyanins loaded in halloysite nanotubes for cancer treatment47
Microstructural and mechanical properties of poly(sialate-siloxo) networks obtained using metakaolins from kaolin and halloysite as aluminosilicate sources: A comparative study47
Advances in LDH coatings on Mg alloys for biomedical applications: A corrosion perspective47
Thermodynamics analysis of the adsorption of CH4 and CO2 on montmorillonite45
An investigation of the phosphate removal mechanism by MgFe layered double hydroxides45
Microstructural design for enhanced mechanical and shape memory performance of polyurethane nanocomposites: Role of hybrid nanofillers of montmorillonite and halloysite nanotube45
Environmentally friendly electrostatically driven self-assembled LDH/GO/PVDF composite membrane for water treatment43
Effect of chitosan modified halloysite on the physical and functional properties of pullulan/chitosan biofilm integrated with rutin43
Synthesis and characterization of hexagonal boron nitride/halloysite nanotubes nanocomposite for electrochemical detection of furazolidone43
3D printing via the direct ink writing technique of ceramic pastes from typical formulations used in traditional ceramics industry43
Insights to the sulfate resistance and microstructures of alkali-activated metakaolin/slag pastes43
Methane hydrate formation in the stacking of kaolinite particles with different surface contacts as nanoreactors: A molecular dynamics simulation study42
Highly effective removal of phosphate from complex water environment with porous Zr-bentonite alginate hydrogel beads: Facile synthesis and adsorption behavior study42
A study of rare earth ion-adsorption clays: The speciation of rare earth elements on kaolinite at basic pH41
Strong adsorption of phosphate from aqueous solution by zirconium-loaded Ca-montmorillonite41
Reaction kinetics and rheological behaviour of meta-halloysite based geopolymer cured at room temperature: Effect of thermal activation on physicochemical and microstructural properties40
Development of PCL/PEO electrospun fibrous membranes blended with silane-modified halloysite nanotube as a curcumin release system40
Synthesis and characterization of mesoporous geopolymer based on Moroccan kaolinite rich clay39
Arsenic (V) removal from water using hydrotalcites as adsorbents: A critical review39
Zn-Ti-Al layered double hydroxides synthesized from aluminum saline slag wastes as efficient drug adsorbents39
Understanding the adsorption mechanism of Ag+ and Hg2+ on functionalized layered double hydroxide via statistical physics modeling39
Effect of oxalic acid-leaching levels on structure, color and physico-chemical features of palygorskite38
Addition of alkaline solutions and fibers for the reinforcement of kaolinite-containing granite residual soil38
Differential impact of clay minerals and organic matter on pore structure and its fractal characteristics of marine and continental shales in China37
An overview of clay-polymer nanocomposites containing bioactive compounds for food packaging applications37
Mg-Fe layered double hydroxide modified montmorillonite as hydrophilic nanofiller in polysulfone- polyvinylpyrrolidone blend ultrafiltration membranes: separation of oil-water mixture37
Removal of cationic methylene blue dye using magnetic and anionic-cationic modified montmorillonite: kinetic, isotherm and thermodynamic studies37
A new generation low-cost biochar-clay composite ‘biscuit’ ceramic filter for point-of-use water treatment37
Cytocompatibility and cellular uptake of alkylsilane-modified hydrophobic halloysite nanotubes37
Exploration of a novel depressant polyepoxysuccinic acid for the flotation separation of pentlandite from lizardite slimes36
Synthesis of CuNiSn LDHs as highly efficient Fenton catalysts for degradation of phenol36
Pd supported on magnetic carbon coated halloysite as hydrogenation catalyst: Study of the contribution of carbon layer and magnetization to the catalytic activity36
Fenton-like degradation of methylene blue using Mg/Fe and MnMg/Fe layered double hydroxides as reusable catalysts35
Z-scheme AgBr@Ag/CoAl layered double hydroxide heterojunction for superior photocatalytic Cr(VI) reduction under visible light35
Adsorption of imidazolium-based ionic liquid on sodium bentonite and its effects on rheological and swelling behaviors35
Catalytic degradation of P-chlorophenol by muscovite-supported nano zero valent iron composite: Synthesis, characterization, and mechanism studies35
PAMAM-halloysite Dunino hybrid as an effective adsorbent of ibuprofen and naproxen from aqueous solutions35
Fabrication of a coated BiVO4@LDHs Z-scheme heterojunction and photocatalytic degradation of norfloxacin35
Synthesis and characterization of novel polymer/clay nanocomposites based on poly (butylene 2,5-furan dicarboxylate)34
Kinetics, isotherm, and thermodynamic studies of methylene blue selective adsorption and photocatalysis of malachite green from aqueous solution using layered Na-intercalated Cu-doped Titania34
Preparation of high-performance silico-aluminophosphate geopolymers using fly ash and metakaolin as raw materials33
Zinc leachability in contaminated soil stabilized/solidified by cement-soda residue under freeze-thaw cycles33
Mitigating alkali-silica reaction induced concrete degradation through cement substitution by metakaolin and bentonite33
Polyethylene glycol infused acid-etched halloysite nanotubes for melt-spun polyamide-based composite phase change fibers33
Specificity and affinity of multivalent ions adsorption to kaolinite surface33
Mechanical strength and cationic dye adsorption ability of metakaolin-based geopolymer spheres33
Synthesis of novel core@shell of MgAl layered double hydroxide @ porous magnetic shell (MgAl-LDH@PMN) as carrier for ciprofloxacin drug32
MoS2 nanosheets supported on carbon hybridized montmorillonite as an efficient heterogeneous catalyst in aqueous phase32
Acid-based geopolymers using waste fired brick and different metakaolins as raw materials32
Zwitterionic dye rhodamine B (RhB) uptake on different types of clay minerals32
Growth of metastable phases during brick firing: Mineralogical and microtextural changes induced by the composition of the raw material and the presence of additives32
Bone tissue engineering electrospun scaffolds based on layered double hydroxides with the ability to release vitamin D3: Fabrication, characterization and in vitro study32
Multi-scale multi-dimensional characterization of clay-hosted pore networks of shale using FIBSEM, TEM, and X-ray micro-tomography: Implications for methane storage and migration31
Adsorption of humic acid from aqueous solution by magnetic Zn/Al calcined layered double hydroxides31
Low cost and regenerable composites based on chitin/bentonite for the adsorption potential emerging pollutants31
A comparative photocatalytic study of TiO2 loaded on three natural clays with different morphologies31
Antimicrobial efficacy of building material based on ZnO/palygorskite against Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria31
TiO2-pillared saponite and photosensitization using a ruthenium complex for photocatalytic enhancement of the photodegradation of bromophenol blue31
A novel surface modification method upon halloysite nanotubes: A desirable cross-linking agent to construct hydrogels31
Prediction of swelling pressure of expansive soil using an improved molecular dynamics approach combining diffuse double layer theory31
Highly efficient adsorbent for removal of Crystal Violet Dye from Aqueous Solution by CaAl/LDH supported on Biochar31
Fabrication of superhydrophobic marigold shape LDH films on stainless steel meshes via in-situ growth for enhanced anti-corrosion and high efficiency oil-water separation30
Adsorption and removal of metal ions by smectites nanoparticles: Mechanistic aspects, and impacts of charge location and edge structure30
Adsorption toward Pb(II) occurring on three-dimensional reticular-structured montmorillonite hydrogel surface30
Using Ca Fe layered double hydroxide transformation to optimise phosphate removal from waste waters30
The effect of benzothiazolium surfactant modified montmorillonite content on the properties of polyamide 6 nanocomposites30
Adsorption of CH4, N2, CO2, and their mixture on montmorillonite with implications for enhanced hydrocarbon extraction by gas injection30
Tuning the swelling and rheological attributes of bentonite clay modified starch grafted polyacrylic acid based hydrogel30
Synthesis of grass-like structured Mn-Fe layered double hydroxides/PES composite adsorptive membrane for removal of malachite green30
Interaction of individual meta clays with polycarboxylate (PCE) superplasticizers in cement investigated via dispersion, zeta potential and sorption measurements30
Clays in pelotherapy. A review. Part I: Mineralogy, chemistry, physical and physicochemical properties30
Efficient dye removal using fixed-bed process based on porous montmorillonite nanosheet/poly(acrylamide-co-acrylic acid)/sodium alginate hydrogel beads30
Chitosan/polybenzoxazine/clay mixed matrix composite aerogels: preparation, physical properties, and water absorbency30
Persistent organic pollutants removal via hierarchical flower-like layered double hydroxide: Adsorption behaviors and mechanism investigation29
Intercalation of a novel containing nitrogen and sulfur anion into hydrotalcite and its highly efficient flame retardant performance for polypropylene29
Catalytic transfer hydrogenation of furfural to furfuryl alcohol over calcined MgFe hydrotalcites29
Co(II) impregnated Al(III)-pillared montmorillonite–Synthesis, characterization and catalytic properties in Oxone® activation for dye degradation29
Effect of adsorbed moisture on the pore size distribution of marine-continental transitional shales: Insights from lithofacies differences and clay swelling29
2D-3D magnetic NiFe layered double hydroxide decorated diatomite as multi-function material for anionic, cationic dyes, arsenate, and arsenite adsorption29
Mineralogical characterization and reactivity test of common clays suitable as supplementary cementitious material29
Saponite-anthocyanin derivatives: The role of organoclays in pigment photostability29
Layered silicate magadiite and its composites for pollutants removal and antimicrobial properties: A review29
Influences of impurities and mineralogical structure of different kaolin minerals on thermal properties of cordierite ceramics for high-temperature thermal storage29
Simultaneous and individual adsorption of ibuprofen metabolites by a modified montmorillonite29
Graphene grafted with glucopyranose as a shale swelling inhibitor in water-based drilling mud28
Molybdenum disulfide/montmorillonite composite as a highly efficient adsorbent for mercury removal from wastewater28
Preparation of Laponite hydrogel in different shapes for selective dye adsorption and filtration separation28
Chloride adsorption on aminobenzoate intercalated layered double hydroxides: Kinetic, thermodynamic and equilibrium studies28
Intrinsic hydrophobicity of smectite basal surfaces quantitatively probed by molecular dynamics simulations28
Micro-structure, surface properties and adsorption capacity of ball-milled cellulosic biomass derived biochar based mineral composites synthesized via carbon-bed pyrolysis28
Construction of heterojunction g-C3N4/CoAl hydrotalcites for high-efficient Cr(VI) reduction under visible light28
Synthesis of NaA-zeolite microspheres by conversion of geopolymer and their performance of Pb (II) removal28
Intercalating assembly of NiFe LDH nanosheets/CNTs composite as high-performance electrocatalyst for oxygen evolution reaction27
Current advances on polymer-layered double hydroxides/metal oxides nanocomposites and bionanocomposites: Fabrications and applications in the textile industry and nanofibers27
Sustainable cementitious composites reinforced with metakaolin and halloysite nanotubes for construction and building applications27
Clays in pelotherapy. A review. Part II: Organic compounds, microbiology and medical applications27
Up-to-date review on the development of high performance rubber composites based on halloysite nanotube27
Undehydrated kaolinite as materials for the preparation of geopolymer through phosphoric acid-activation27
Influence of montmorillonite/carbon nanotube hybrid nanofillers on the properties of poly(lactic acid)27
Amidocyanogen silanol as a high-temperature-resistant shale inhibitor in water-based drilling fluid27
Preparation of heterogeneous TiO2/g-C3N4 with a layered mosaic stack structure by use of montmorillonite as a hard template approach: TC degradation, kinetic, mechanism, pathway and DFT investigation26
Excellent flame retardant and thermal insulated palygorskite/wood fiber composite aerogels with improved mechanical properties26
The structural change of vermiculite during dehydration processes: A real-time in-situ XRD method26
Neodymium recovery from aqueous solution through adsorption/desorption onto expanded vermiculite26
Rational design of kaolinite-based photocatalytic materials for environment decontamination26
The effect of ammonium polyphosphate on the mechanism of phosphorous-containing hydrotalcite synergism of flame retardation of polypropylene26
Assessment of compatibility between historic mortars and lime-METAKAOLIN restoration mortars made from amazon industrial waste26
Nano-biocomposite films fabricated from cellulose fibers and halloysite nanotubes26
Layered double hydroxides: An advanced encapsulation and delivery system for cosmetic ingredients-an overview26
A magnetic core-shell dodecyl sulfate intercalated layered double hydroxide nanocomposite for the adsorption of cationic and anionic organic dyes26
Thermal conductivity enhancement utilizing the synergistic effect of carbon nanocoating and graphene addition in palmitic acid/halloysite FSPCM26
Nanoscale mechanical behavior of kaolinite under uniaxial strain conditions26
Application of FeMgMn layered double hydroxides for phosphate anions adsorptive removal from water25
Preparation of hollow hierarchical porous CoMgAl-borate LDH ball-flower and its calcinated product with extraordinary adsorption capacity for Congo red and methyl orange25
Catalytic activity of SAPO-34 molecular sieves prepared by using palygorskite in the synthesis of light olefins via CO2 hydrogenation25
Recent researches on antimicrobial nanocomposite and hybrid materials based on sepiolite and palygorskite25
Palygorskite supported rare earth fluoride for photocatalytic nitrogen fixation under full spectrum25
Promotional catalytic oxidation of airborne Formaldehyde over mineral-supported MnO2 at ambient temperature25
Application of sodium dodecyl sulfate intercalated Co Al LDH composite materials (RGO/PDA/SDS-LDH) in membrane separation25
Adsorption of iodate on nanosized tubular halloysite25
Kinetic determination of sedimentation for GMZ bentonite colloids in aqueous solution: Effect of pH, temperature and electrolyte concentration25
Sepiolite modified with phosphonium ionic liquids as anticorrosive pigment for epoxy coatings25
Preparation of functionalized halloysite reinforced polyimide composite aerogels with excellent thermal insulation properties24
Multi-functional membrane based on montmorillonite/graphene oxide nanocomposites with high actuating performance and wastewater purification24
Fabrication of novel kaolin-reinforced hydroxyapatite scaffolds with robust compressive strengths for bone regeneration24
New insight into the phase transformation of sepiolite upon alkali activation: Impact on composition, structure, texture, and catalytic/sorptive properties24
Acetalization of glycerol with acetone over appropriately-hydrophobic zirconium organophosphonates24
Influencing parameters of direct homogenization intercalation of kaolinite with urea, dimethyl sulfoxide, formamide, and N-methylformamide24
Immobilized palladium nanoparticles on Schiff base functionalized ZnAl layered double hydroxide: A highly stable and retrievable heterogeneous nanocatalyst towards aryl halide cyanations24
Applications of halloysite in tissue engineering24
Enhanced light-thermal conversion efficiency of mixed clay base phase change composites for thermal energy storage24
Halloysite derived 1D mesoporous tubular g-C3N4: Synergy of template effect and associated carbon for boosting photocatalytic performance toward tetracycline removal24
Influence of the addition of amorphous and crystalline silica on the structural properties of metakaolin-based geopolymers23
Synthesis and characterization of hybrid MgAl-LDH@SiO2@CoAl2O4 pigment with high NIR reflectance for sustainable energy saving applications23
A novel multifunctional adsorbent synthesized by modifying acidified organo-montmorillonite with iron hydroxides23
Technical development of characterization methods provides insights into clay mineral-water interactions: A comprehensive review23
Clay semiconductor hetero-system of SnO2/bentonite nanocomposites for catalytic degradation of toxic organic wastes23
Improvement of enzymatic activity and stability of lipase A from Candida antartica onto halloysite nanotubes with Taguchi method for optimized immobilization23
A novel heat-treated humic acid/MgAl-layered double hydroxide composite for efficient removal of cadmium: Fabrication, performance and mechanisms23
Kaolinite nanotube-stearic acid composite as a form-stable phase change material for thermal energy storage23
Enhanced photocatalysis of Mg Al layered double oxide nanosheets with B,N-codoped carbon coating for tetracycline removal23
Observed heterogeneities after hydration of MX-80 bentonite under pellet/powder form23
Preparation of g-C3N4/vermiculite composite with improved visible light photocatalytic activity23
Efficient adsorption of Cu(II), Pb(II) and Ni(II) from waste water by PANI@APTS-magnetic attapulgite composites23
Grafting of organophilic silane in the interlayer space of acid-treated smectite: Application to the direct electrochemical detection of glyphosate23
Magnetically recoverable β-Ni(OH)2/γ-Fe2O3/NiFe-LDH composites; isotherm, thermodynamic and kinetic studies of synthetic dye adsorption and photocatalytic activity23
Construction and characterization of a nanostructured biocatalyst consisting of immobilized lipase on aminopropyl-functionalized montmorillonite23
Towards enhanced fouling resistance of PVC ultrafiltration membrane using modified montmorillonite with folic acid22
Novel magnetic CoFe2O4/layered double hydroxide nanocomposites for recoverable anionic adsorbents for water treatment22
3D-hierarchical mesoporous CuCo2S4@NiCoAl hydrotalcite/Ni foam material for high-performance supercapacitors22
Active antifouling carbon cloth@Ni-Co LDH/Ag membrane for efficient oil/water separation22
pH-triggered MgAlZr layered double hydroxides for modification of collagen fibers with enhanced thermal stability and UV resistance22
Synergetic adsorption of polymers on montmorillonite: Insights from molecular dynamics simulations22
Adsorption of nitrate from water by core-shell chitosan wrinkled microspheres @LDH composite: Electrostatic interaction, hydrogen bonding and surface complexation22
V2O5-montmorillonite nanocomposites of peroxidase-like activity and their application in the detection of H2O2 and glutathione22
Thermal activation and structural transformation mechanism of kaolinitic coal gangue from Jungar coalfield, Inner Mongolia, China22
Adsorption of Al(OH)(3-+ (n = 2–4) on Kaolinite (001) Surfaces: A DFT study22
Synthesis of carboxymethyl chitosan as an eco-friendly amphoteric shale inhibitor in water-based drilling fluid and an assessment of its inhibition mechanism22
Fenton-like catalytic degradation of tetracycline by magnetic palygorskite nanoparticles prepared from steel pickling waste liquor22
Polysulfone/halloysite composite membranes with low fouling properties and enhanced compaction resistance22
Thermophysical properties of three-dimensional palygorskite based composite phase change materials22
Ultrasound-assisted synthesis of single layer MgAl hydrotalcite for the removal of Cr(VI) in solution and soil21
Assessment of mechanical, thermal, mineral and physical properties of fired clay brick made by mixing kaolinitic red clay and paper pulp residues21
The effect of Brazilian organic-modified montmorillonites on the thermal stability and fire performance of organoclay-filled PLA nanocomposites21
The synergistic mechanisms of citric acid and oxalic acid on the rapid dissolution of kaolinite21
Magnetic carbon-coated palygorskite loaded with cobalt nanoparticles for Congo Red removal from waters21
A facile fabrication of Ag2O-Ag/ZnAl-oxides with enhanced visible-light photocatalytic performance for tetracycline degradation21
Chitosan supported Pd0 nanoparticles encaged in Al or Al-Fe pillared montmorillonite and their catalytic activities in Sonogashira coupling reactions21
Preparation of Ni, CoO-supported halloysite nanotube catalyst and its application in the hydrogenation of furfural to furfuryl alcohol21
Acid-modification and praseodymium loading of halloysite nanotubes as a corrosion inhibitor21
Formulation of a slow-release fertilizer by mechanical activation of smectite/glauconite and urea mixtures21
Harvesting solar light on a tandem of Pt or Pt-Ag nanoparticles on layered double hydroxides photocatalysts for p-nitrophenol degradation in water21
Preparation, characterization and application of geopolymer-based tubular inorganic membrane21
Adsorption properties of Na-palygorskite for Cs sequestration: Effect of pH, ionic strength, humic acid and temperature21
Solid state and phase transformation mechanism of kaolin sintered with limestone for alumina extraction20
Effects of metakaolin on the mechanical and anticorrosion properties of epoxy emulsion cement mortar20
Activity of manganese oxides supported on halloysite towards the thermal catalytic oxidation of formaldehyde: Constraint from the manganese precursor20
Catalytic conversion of cellulose to reducing sugars over clay-based solid acid catalyst supported nanosized SO42−-ZrO220
Stearic acid hybridizing kaolinite as shape-stabilized phase change material for thermal energy storage20
In situ fabrication of melamine hydroxy ethylidene diphosphonate wrapped montmorillonite for reducing the fire hazards of epoxy resin20
Review and new data on the surface properties of palygorskite: A comparative study20
Comparative study of oregano essential oil encapsulated in halloysite nanotubes and diatomaceous earth as antimicrobial and antioxidant composites20
Layered double hydroxides as thermal stabilizers for Poly(vinyl chloride): A review20
Purification and dissociation of raw palygorskite through wet ball milling as a carrier to enhance the microwave absorption performance of Fe3O420
ZIF-67 derived hollow OCS/NiCo-LDH nanocages as binder-free electrodes for high performance supercapacitors20
Ionic clathrate hydrates loaded into a cryogel – halloysite clay composite for cold storage20
Effects of acid activation on the halloysite nanotubes for curcumin incorporation and release20
Intercalation of organic and inorganic anions into layered double hydroxides for polymer flame retardancy19
Catalytic effect of clay rocks as natural catalysts on the combustion of heavy oil19
Co3O4 nanostructures and Co3O4 supported on halloysite nanotubes: New highly active and thermally stable feasible catalysts for CO oxidation19
Characterization and origin of two Fe-rich bentonites from Westerwald (Germany)19
Mechanochemical preparation of ternary polyethyleneimine modified magnetic illite/smectite nanocomposite for removal of Cr(VI) in aqueous solution19
Effects of acid leaching and organic intercalation on the thermophysical properties of paraffin/expanded vermiculite composite phase change materials19
Organo-montmorillonite with biogenic compounds to be applied in antifungal coatings19
Ag3VO4 anchored ZnTi hydrotalcite microspheres with rosette-like structure for tetracycline degradation19
Review and critical examination of fine-grained soil classification systems based on plasticity19
Preparation and properties of resin coated ceramic proppants with ultra light weight and high strength from coal-series kaolin19
Adsorption mechanism of ReO4− on Ni–Zn layered hydroxide salt and its application to removal of ReO4− as a surrogate of TcO4−19
State of compacted bentonite inside a fractured granite cylinder after infiltration19
Thermal and microbiological performance of metakaolin-based geopolymers cement with waste glass19
Folic acid-modified Laponite®-stabilized Fe3O4 nanoparticles for targeted T-weighted MR imaging of tumor19
Influence of hydrothermal synthesis conditions on the morphology and sorption properties of porous aluminosilicates with kaolinite and halloysite structures19
Laponite-based inorganic-organic hybrid coating to reduce fire risk of flexible polyurethane foams19
Lanthanum compounds-modified rectorite composites for highly efficient phosphate removal from wastewater19
Understanding the formation of Al13 and Al30 polycations to the development of microporous materials based on Al13-and Al30-PILC montmorillonites: a review19
Rheology and yielding transitions in mixed kaolinite/bentonite suspensions19
Chemical and biological evaluation of cross-linked halloysite-curcumin derivatives19
Stabilization of silty sand using bentonite‑magnesium-alkalinization: Mechanical, physicochemical and microstructural characterization18
Prediction of mechanical properties of grafted kaolinite – A DFT study18
Layered double hydroxide-galactose as an excellent nanocarrier for targeted delivery of curcumin to hepatocellular carcinoma cells18
Superhydrophobic sponge with the rod-spherical microstructure via palygorskite-catalyzed hydrolysis and condensation of vinyltriethoxysilane for oil-water separation18
Folate-PG modified halloysite nanotube for enhancing tumor targeting and anticancer efficacy18
Ciprofloxacin carrier systems based on hectorite/halloysite hybrid hydrogels for potential wound healing applications18
Performance and mechanism of photocatalytic degradation of tetracycline by Z–scheme heterojunction of CdS@LDHs18
Thermodynamics and kinetics of pretilachlor adsorption: Implication to controlled release from organobentonites18
Acrylic acid grafted gelatin/LDH based biocompatible hydrogel with pH-controllable release of vitamin B1218
Effect of layer charge and charge distribution on the formation of chitosan - smectite bionanocomposites18
The influence of intercalated dye molecules shape and features on photostability and thermal stability between LDH layers18
Vulcanization, interfacial interaction, and dynamic mechanical properties of in-situ organic amino modified kaolinite/SBR nanocomposites based on latex compounding method18
Facile modification of montmorillonite by intercalation and grafting: The study of the binding mechanisms of a quaternary alkylammonium surfactant18
On the why's and how's of clay minerals' importance in life's emergence18
Influence of layer charge on hydration properties of synthetic octahedrally-charged Na-saturated trioctahedral swelling phyllosilicates18
Adsorption studies of benzophenone-3 onto clay minerals and organosilicates: Kinetics and modelling18
Functional properties of clay nanofillers used in the biopolymer-based composite films for active food packaging applications - Review18
Fabrication of palygorskite coated membrane for multifunctional oil-in-water emulsions separation18
Pd immobilization on the multi-amine functionalized halloysite as an efficient catalyst for hydrogenation reaction: An experimental and computational study18
Building of hierarchical structure of functionalized montmorillonite anchored with ZnO: Toward fabricating high-performance polyethylene composite18
High catalytic performance of the Al-promoted Ni/Palygorskite catalysts for dry reforming of methane18
MnO2@Mg-Al layered double hydroxide Nanosheets: A sustainable and recyclable photocatalyst toward oxidation of benzyl alcohol18
Influence of metakaolin on the hydration and microstructure evolution of cement paste during the early stage17
Preparation and evaluation of iron oxide/hydrotalcite intercalated with dodecylsulfate/β-cyclodextrin magnetic organocomposite for phenolic compounds removal17
Evolution of the crystallographic structure and physicochemical aspects of rectorite upon calcination17
Alkali-activated geopolymerization of a low illitic raw clay and waste brick mixture. An alternative to traditional ceramics17
Calcium montmorillonite and montmorillonite with hydroxyapatite layer as fillers in dental composites with remineralizing potential17
Synthesis and characterization of zeolite LTA by hydrothermal transformation of a natural Algerian palygorskite17
Black phosphorus nanosheets and ZnAl-LDH nanocomposite as environmental-friendly photocatalysts for the degradation of Methylene blue under visible light irradiation17
Physicochemical characteristics and photocatalytic performance of Tin oxide/montmorillonite nanocomposites at various Sn/montmorillonite molar to mass ratios17
Organo-modified LDH fillers endowing multi-functionality to bio-based poly(butylene succinate): An extended study from the laboratory to possible market17
Sodium alginate oxide assembly layered double hydroxide and its structure-activity relationship to anti-fogging properties and flame retardancy of leather17
Effect of organo-smectite clays on the mechanical properties and thermal stability of EVA nanocomposites17
Ultrasound-assisted preparation of nanocomposites based on fibrous clay minerals and nanocellulose from microcrystalline cellulose17
Palygorskite@Co3O4 nanocomposites as efficient peroxidase mimics for colorimetric detection of H2O2 and ascorbic acid17
Synthesis, characterization and study of covalently modified triazole LAPONITE® edges17
Exploring halloysite nanotubes as catalyst support for methane combustion: Influence of support pretreatment17
Homogenization of bentonite upon saturation: Density and pressure fields17
Development of bentonite-gelatin nanocomposite hybrid hydrogels for tissue engineering17
Swelling pressure of montmorillonite with multiple water layers at elevated temperatures and water pressures: A molecular dynamics study17
Preparation and characterization of octyl phenyl polyoxyethylene ether modified organo-montmorillonite for ibuprofen controlled release17
Hierarchical Sheet-on-Sheet ZnTi-LDHs/g-C3N4 composites with enhanced photocatalytic activity prepared by mechanical mixing17
Development and antibacterial performance of silver nanoparticles-lecithin modified montmorillonite nanoparticle hybrid17
Adsorption mechanism insights into CPAM structural units on kaolinite surfaces: A DFT simulation17
Recent advances in superhydrophobic composites based on clay minerals17
One-pot formation of magnetic layered double hydroxide based on electrostatic self-assembly to remove Cr(VI) from wastewater17
Chitosan-modified halloysite nanotubes as a controlled-release nanocarrier for nitrogen delivery17
Zn-Al layered double hydroxide-based nanocomposite functionalized with an octahedral molybdenum cluster exhibiting prominent photoactive and oxidation properties16
Enhanced removal of Cr(VI) and Mo(VI) from polluted water using L-cysteine doped polypyrrole/bentonite composite16
Boosting the anticancer activity of doxorubicin with a layered double hydroxide nanocarrier16
Clay-based hybrids for controlled release of 7-azaindole derivatives as neuroprotective drugs in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease16
Fluorescent gold nanoclusters stabilized on halloysite nanotubes: in vitro study on cytotoxicity16
Molecular dynamics simulations of microstructure and dynamic shearing behaviors of kaolinite-water-salt system16
Radioisotope and anticancer agent incorporated layered double hydroxide for tumor targeting theranostic nanomedicine16
Silver loaded aminosilane modified halloysite for the preparation of carrageenan-based functional films16
Comparative study of alkylammonium- and alkylphosphonium-based analogues of organo-montmorillonites16
Inhibition performance of amidocyanogen silanol in water-based drilling fluid16
Combined impact of selected material properties and environmental conditions on the swelling pressure of compacted claystone/bentonite mixtures16
Clay/PVP nanocomposites enriched with Syzygium aromaticum essential oil as a safe formulation against Aedes aegypti larvae16
Poly(acrylic acid)/palygorskite microgel via radical polymerization in aqueous phase for reinforcing poly(vinyl alcohol) hydrogel16
Specific elevated adsorption and stability of cations in the interlayer compared with at the external surface of clay minerals16
Three-dimensional reduced graphene oxide/montmorillonite nanosheet aerogels as electrode material for supercapacitor application16
Antibacterial LDPE-based nanocomposites with salicylic and rosmarinic acid-modified layered double hydroxides16
The promoting effect of palygorskite on CeO2-WO3-TiO2 catalyst for the selective catalytic reduction of NOx with NH316
Water treatment sludge as precursor in non-dehydroxylated kaolin-based alkali-activated cements16
Hydrothermal fabrication of rectorite based biocomposite modified by chitosan derived carbon nanoparticles as efficient mycotoxins adsorbents16
Preparation and intercalation structure model of halloysite-stearic acid intercalation compound16
Clay-polystyrene nanocomposite from pickering emulsion polymerization stabilized by vinylsilane-functionalized montmorillonite platelets16
A multitechnique, quantitative characterization of the pore space of fired bricks made of five clayey raw materials used in European brick industry16
U(VI) adsorption by one-step hydrothermally synthesized cetyltrimethylammonium bromide modified hydroxyapatite-bentonite composites from phosphate‑carbonate coexisted solution16
Potential for calcination of a palygorskite-bearing argillaceous carbonate15
Novel Ca-SLS-LDH nanocomposites obtained via lignosulfonate modification for corrosion protection of steel bars in simulated concrete pore solution15
One-pot synthesis of ultrafine Ni0.13Co0.87P nanoparticles on halloysite nanotubes as efficient catalyst for hydrogen evolution from ammonia borane15
Metakaolin/red mud-derived geopolymer monoliths: Novel bulk-type sorbents for lead removal from wastewaters15
Fabrication of layered double hydroxide/carbon nanomaterial for heavy metals removal15
Removal of iodide from water using halloysite/Ag2O composites as efficient adsorbent15
Peculiarities of the 5-fluorouracil adsorption on porous aluminosilicates with different morphologies15
Fabrication of the composite sepiolite@polyethyleneimine/sodium alginate and its excellent adsorption performance for heavy metal ions15
Fabrication of europium-nitrogen co-doped TiO2/Sepiolite nanocomposites and its improved photocatalytic activity in real wastewater treatment15
Layered double hydroxide applications in biomedical implants15
Effect of acid activation on structural evolution and surface charge of different derived kaolinites15
Layer-by-layer assembly of layered double hydroxide/histidine/δ-MnO2 nanosheets: Synthesis, characterization, and applications15
A comparative study of alanine adsorption and condensation to peptides in two clay minerals15
Identification of montmorillonite particle edge orientations by atomic-force microscopy15
Aluminothermic reduction synthesis of porous silicon nanosheets from vermiculite as high-performance anode materials for lithium-ion batteries15
Selective location of kaolin and effects of maleic anhydride in kaolin/poly(ε-caprolactone)/poly(lactic acid) composites15
Improving the flame retardancy and thermal stability of polypropylene composites via introducing glycine intercalated kaolinite compounds15
Design and controllable preparation of Bi2MoO6/attapulgite photocatalyst for the removal of tetracycline and formaldehyde15
Magnetic keratin/hydrotalcites sponges as potential scaffolds for tissue regeneration15
PEGylated green halloysite/spinel ferrite nanocomposites for pH sensitive delivery of dexamethasone: A potential pulmonary drug delivery treatment option for COVID-1915
Adsorption properties and mechanism of montmorillonite modified by two Gemini surfactants with different chain lengths for three benzotriazole emerging contaminants: Experimental and theoretical study15
Synthesis and characterization of conducting aniline and o-anisidine nanocomposites based on montmorillonite modified clay15
New type of montmorillonite compatibilizers and their influence on viscoelastic properties of ethylene propylene diene and methyl vinyl silicone rubbers blends15
The hydration of bentonite buffer material revealed by modeling analysis of a long-term in situ test15
Development of antibacterial powder coatings using single and binary ion-exchanged zeolite A prepared from local kaolin15
Cadmium decontamination through ball milling using an expandable clay mineral15
Hydro-chemo-mechanical modelling of long-term evolution of bentonite swelling15
On how montmorillonite as an ingredient in animal feed functions15
Influence of alumina on the compressive strengths and microstructural properties of the acid-based geopolymers from calcined indurated laterite and metakaolin15
Understanding the effect of UV light in systems containing clay minerals and tetracycline15
Application of clay minerals and their derivatives in adsorption from gaseous phase15
Facile preparation of organic-inorganic hydrogels containing silver or essential oil with antimicrobial effects15
Polyurethane nanocomposites can increase the release control in granulated fertilizers by controlling nutrient diffusion15
The self-assembly of sepiolite and silica fillers for advanced rubber materials: The role of collaborative filler network15
Kinetic, thermodynamic and equilibrium studies on chloride adsorption from simulated concrete pore solution by core@shell zeolite-LTA@Mg-Al layered double hydroxides14
Base-free oxidation of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural to 2, 5-furandicarboxylic acid over palygorskite-supported bimetallic Pt–Pd catalyst14
Influence of preferred orientation of clay particles on the diffusion of water in kaolinite porous media at constant porosity14
Geochemical anomalies of critical elements (Be, Co, Hf, Sb, Sc, Ta, V, W, Y and REE) in soils of western Andalusia (Spain)14
A novel insoluble film based on crosslinked-starch with gelatin containing ZnO-loaded halloysite nanotube and bacterial nanocellulose for wound healing applications14
Broad spectrum photo-driven selective catalytic reduction of NO over CeO2-CeVO4/palygorskite nanocomposite with enhanced SO2 tolerance14
Alginate and pectin films covering halloysite with encapsulated salicylic acid as food packaging components14
Design of acrylic acid/nanoclay grafted polysaccharide hydrogels as superabsorbent for controlled release of chlorpyrifos14
Halloysite nanotubes for food packaging application: A review14
Polycaprolactone nanofiber membrane modified with halloysite and ZnO for anti-bacterial and air filtration14
Self-assembly of concentric microrings of tubule and platy nanoclays for cell patterning and capturing14
LDH nanosheets anchored on bacterial cellulose-based composite anion exchange membranes for significantly enhanced strength and ionic conductivity14
Mg−Al layered double hydroxide intercalated with CO32– and its recyclability for treatment of SO214
Electrodeposition of layered double hydroxide intercalated with 2,3-dimercaptopropane sulfonate on carbon cloth and application for effective uptake of heavy metals14
Characterization and adaptability of layered double hydroxides in cement paste14
Theoretical and experimental investigation on the intercalation of metformin into layered clay minerals14
Unraveling the morphology effect of kandite supporting MoS2 nanosheets for enhancing electrocatalytic hydrogen evolution14
Degradation of rammed earth under soluble salts attack and drying-wetting cycles: The case of Fujian Tulou, China14
Solid-phase oxalic acid leaching of natural red palygorskite-rich clay: A solvent-free way to change color and properties14
Clay/au nanoparticle composites as acetylcholinesterase carriers and modified-electrode materials: A comparative study14
Co-transport of U(VI) and bentonite colloids: Influence of colloidal gibbsite14
Ni-bearing smectites in the Wingellina laterite deposit (Western Australia) at nanoscale: TEM-HRTEM evidences of the formation mechanisms14
Biotechnological applications of the sepiolite interactions with bacteria: Bacterial transformation and DNA extraction14
Adsorption of hydrated Al3+ on the kaolinite (001) surface: A density functional theory study14
Hybrid organic-inorganic nanotubes effectively adsorb some organic pollutants in aqueous phase14
Influence of manure fertilization on soil phosphorous retention and clay mineral transformation: Evidence from a 16-year long-term fertilization experiment14
New insights in MgAl and MgFe-LDH affinity towards carbon dioxide – role of the hydrophilic character on CO2 retention strength14
Elaboration of a new ceramic membrane support from Cameroonian clays, coconut husks and eggshells: Application for Escherichia coli bacteria retention14
In situ decorating of montmorillonite with ZnMn2O4 nanoparticles with enhanced oxidase-like activity and its application in constructing GSH colorimetric platform14
Interactions between smectites and polyelectrolytes14
Incorporation of amine-grafted halloysite nanotube to electrospun nanofibrous membranes of chitosan/poly (vinyl alcohol) for Cd (II) and Pb(II) removal14
Organically functionalized bentonite for the removal of perfluorooctane sulfonate, phenanthrene and copper mixtures from wastewater14
A simple, environmentally friendly synthesis of recyclable magnetic γ-Fe2O3/Cd2+-Ni2+-Fe3+-CO32− layered double hydroxides for the removal of fluoride and cadmium ions. Adsorption capacity and the und14
Superior adsorptive removal of eco-toxic drug diclofenac sodium by Zn–Al LDH⋅xBi2O3 layer double hydroxide composites14
Facile synthesis and characterization of halloysite@W18O49 nanocomposite with enhanced photocatalytic properties14
Role of interlayer porosity and particle organization in the diffusion of water in swelling clays14
Porous nanocomposite of layered double hydroxide nanosheet and chitosan biopolymer for cosmetic carrier application14
Montmorillonite: A structural evolution from bulk through unilaminar nanolayers to nanotubes14