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Edward Sacher
Bacc, CCNY; PhD, Penn State

Research interests and affiliations

Research interests
  • Physics and chemistry of surfaces and interfaces
  • Adhesion of biological and organic materials
  • Polymer metallization
  • Nanoparticle dimensional control and assembly

Publications

Recent publications
Journal article
Zhou, F., Zhu, Y., Yang, L., Yang, D. & Sacher, E. (2022). Ag NP catalysis of Cu ions in the preparation of AgCu NPs and the mechanism of their enhanced antibacterial efficacy. Colloids and Surfaces a-Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 632, 12 pages. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfa.2021.127831
Journal article
Zhu, Y., Zhou, F., Hu, J., Yang, L., Yang, D.-Q. & Sacher, E. (2021). A facile route to prepare colorless Ag-Cu nanoparticle dispersions with elevated antibacterial effects. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 626, 7 pages. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.colsurfa.2021.127116
Journal article
Fan, X., Yahia, L.H. & Sacher, E. (2021). Antimicrobial Properties of the Ag, Cu Nanoparticle System. Biology, 10(2), 37 pages. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.3390/biology10020137
Journal article
Sacher, E. & Yelon, A. (2021). A Pragmatic Perspective of the Antibacterial Properties of Metal-Based Nanoparticles. Nanomaterials, 11(12), 7 pages. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.3390/nano11123214

Supervision at Polytechnique

COMPLETED

  • Ph.D. Thesis (7)

    • Mireles Nunez, L.K. (2019). Nano-Delivery System of Nitric Oxide (Ph.D. Thesis, Polytechnique Montréal). Retrieved from https://publications.polymtl.ca/4148/
    • Bavandsavadkouhi, R. (2016). Synthesis and chemical and morphological characterization of ruthenium-based nanoparticles (Ph.D. Thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal). Retrieved from https://publications.polymtl.ca/2402/
    • França, R.d.O. (2014). Caractérisation physico-chimique, au niveau nanométrique, des surfaces de biomatériaux utilisés pour la délivrance de médicaments et pour la croissance osseuse (Ph.D. Thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal). Retrieved from https://publications.polymtl.ca/1643
    • Mbeh, D.A. (2014). Biocompatibilité des complexes protéines-nanoparticules : perspectives sur la réponse cellulaire aux nanoparticules d'oxyde de fer fonctionnalisées, revêtues d'un corona (Ph.D. Thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal). Retrieved from https://publications.polymtl.ca/1641
    • Tawil, N. (2013). Phage-Based Surface Plasmon Resonance Strategies for the Detection of Pathogens (Ph.D. Thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal). Retrieved from https://publications.polymtl.ca/1274
    • Zhang, G. (2007). Studies on metal catalysts and carbon materials for fuel cell applications (Ph.D. Thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal).
    • Wu, X. (2000). Excimer laser-induced removal of particles from silicon surfaces (Ph.D. Thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal).
  • Master's Thesis (6)

    • Rochette, J.-F. (2004). Développement de biocapteurs ampérométriques de troisième génération à partir de nanotubes de carbone (Master's Thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal).
    • Sylvestre, J.-P. (2004). Nanoparticules d'or fabriquées par ablation laser en milieu liquide en vue d'application en biodétection (Master's Thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal).
    • Zikovsky, J. (2004). Étude de la modification par illumination de la structure du silicium amorphe hydrogéné (Master's Thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal).
    • Alptekin, A. (1998). Analysis of copper/fluoropolymer film systems for multilevel interconnects (Master's Thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal).
    • Héroux, J.B. (1995). Enlèvement de particules sous-microniques par laser CO (Master's Thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal).
    • Evoy, S. (1994). Pyrolyse de films organométalliques assistée par diode laser (Master's Thesis, École Polytechnique de Montréal).

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