M. Takahashi, C. Figus, T. Kidchob, S. Enzo, M. Casula, M. Valentini, P. Innocenzi

Self-Organized Layered Nanocrystalline Organosilicates in Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Films

 Adv. Mater. , 2009, 21, 1.


D. Carta, M.F. Casula, A. Corrias, A. Falqui, D. Loche, G. Mountjoy, P. Wang

Structural and magnetic characterisation of Co and Ni silicate hydroxides in bulk and in nanostructures within silica aerogels

Chem. Mater, 2009, 21, 945.


Malfatti, S. Costacurta, T. Kidchob, P. Innocenzi, M. Casula, H. Amenitsch, D. Dattilo, M. Maggini

Mesostructured self-assembled silica films with reversible thermo-photochromic properties

Micropor. Mesopor. Mater., 2009, 120, 375.


D. Carta, M.F. Casula, A. Corrias, A. Falqui, G. Pinna, G. Navarra

 Structural and magnetic characterization of synthetic ferrihydrite nanoparticles

Mat. Chem. Phys, 2009, 113, 349.


M. Zanella, A. Falqui, S. Kudera, L. Manna, M. F. Casula, W. J. Parak

Growth of colloidal nanoparticles of group II-VI and IV-VI semiconductors on top of magnetic iron-platinum nanocrystals

J. Mater. Chem., 2008, 18, 4311.


D. Aiello, L. Malfatti, T. Kidchob, R. Aiello, F. Testa, I. Aiello, M. Ghedini, M. La Deda, T. Martino, M. Casula, P. Innocenzi

Blue-emitting mesoporous films prepared via incorporation of a luminescent Schiff base zinc(II) complex

J. Sol-Gel Sci. Tech., 2008, 47, 283.


 P. Falcaro, S. Costacurta, L. Malfatti, T. Kidchob, M. F. Casula, M. Piccinini, A. Marcelli, B. Marmiroli, H. Amenitsch, P. Schiavuta, P. Innocenzi

Fabrication of Mesoporous Functionalized Arrays by Integrating Deep X-Ray Lithography with Dip-Pen Writing 

Adv. Mater., 2008, 10, 1864.


D. Carta, M.F. Casula, G. Mountjoy, A. Corrias

 Formation and cation distribution in supported manganese ferrite nanoparticles: an X- ray absorption study.

 Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2008, 10, 3108.


S. Costacurta L. Malfatti, P. Innocenzi, A. Masili, A. Corrias, M. F. Casula

Confined growth of iron cobalt nanocrystals in mesoporous silica thin films: FeCo@SiO2 nanocomposites

Micropor. Mesopor. Mater., 2008, 115, 338


A. Boni, M. Marinone, C. Innocenti, C. Sangregorio, M. Corti, A. Lascialfari, M. Mariani, F. Orsini, G. Poletti, M. F. Casula

 Magnetic and relaxometric properties of Mn-ferrites

J. Phys. D-Cond. Matter, 2008, 41, 134021.


G. Ennas, M. F. Casula, S. Marras, G. Navarra, A. Scano, G. Marongiu               

Characterization of FeOOH Nanoparticles and Amorphous Silica Matrix in a FeOOH-SiO2 Nanocomposite,

Journal of Nanomaterials, 2008, Article ID 361816. doi:10.1155/2008/361816


L. De Rogatis, T. Montini, M.F. Casula, P. Fornasiero,

Design of Rh@Ce0.2Zr0.8O2-Al2O3 nanocomposite for ethanol steam reforming   

J. All. Compounds, 2008, 451, 516.


A. Casu, M.F. Casula, A. Corrias, A. Falqui, D. Loche, S. Marras, C. Sangregorio,

The influence of composition and porosity on the magnetic properties of FeCo-SiO2 nanocomposite aerogels

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2008, 10, 1043.


D. Carta, G. Mountjoy, M. Gass, G. Navarra, M.F. Casula, A. Corrias,

Strutural Characterization study of FeCo nanoparticles in a highly porous aerogel silica matrix

J. Chem. Phys. 2007, 127, 204705.


L. Malfatti, T. Kidchob, P. Falcaro, S. Costacurta, M. Piccinini, M. Cestelli Guidi, A.   Marcelli,  A. Corrias, M. F. Casula, H. Amenitsch, P. Innocenzi,

Highly ordered self-assembled mesostructured membranes: porous structure and pore surface coverage.

Micropor. Mesopor. Mater., 2007, 103, 113.


D. Carta, G. Mountjoy, G. Navarra, M.F. Casula, D. Loche, S. Marras, A. Corrias,

An X-ray Absorption Investigation on the formation of cobalt ferrite nanoparticles in aerogel silica matrix

J. Phys. Chem. C, 2007, 111, 6308.


M.F. Casula, D. Loche, S. Marras, G. Paschina, A. Corrias,

Role of urea in the preparation of highly porous nanocomposite aerogels

Langmuir, 2007, 23, 3509.


A. Casu, M.F. Casula, A. Corrias, A. Falqui, D. Loche, S. Marras,

Magnetic and structural investigation of highly porous CoFe2O4-SiO2 nanocomposite aerogels,

J. Phys. Chem. C, 2007, 111, 916.


M.F. Casula, Y-w Jun, D. J. Zaziski, E.M. Chan, A. Corrias, A. P. Alivisatos

The concept of Delayed Nucleation in nanocrystal growth demonstrated for the case of Iron Oxide Nanodisks.

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2006, 128, 1675.


A. Corrias, M.F. Casula, G. Navarra.

An EXAFS study on Iron-Cobalt-Alumina Nanocomposites prepared by the Sol-Gel Method

Phys. Chem. Glasses, 2005, 46, 385.


M.F. Casula, G. Concas, F. Congiu, A. Corrias, A. Falqui, G. Spano,

Near equiatomic FeCo nanocrystalline alloy embedded in an alumina aerogel matrix: microstructural features and related magnetic properties

J. Phys. Chem. B, 2005, 109, 23888.


A. Corrias, G. Navarra, M.F. Casula, S. Marras, and G. Mountjoy,

An X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy Investigation on the formation of FeCo alloy nanoparticles in Al2O3 xerogel and aerogel matrices.

J. Phys. Chem. B, 2005, 109, 13964.


A. Salis, D. Meloni, S. Ligas, M.F. Casula, M. Monduzzi, V.Solinas, and E.Dumitriu

Physical and Chemical Adsorption of Mucor Javanicus Lipase on SBA-15 mesoporous silica: Synthesis, Structural Characterization and Activity Performance.

Langmuir, 2005, 21, 5511.


S. Kudera, L. Carbone, M.F. Casula, R. Cingolani, A. Falqui, E. Snoeck, W. J. Parak.and L. Manna

Selective Growth of PbSe on one or both tips of colloidal semiconductor nanorods.

NanoLett., 2005, 5, 445.


A. Corrias, M.F. Casula, A. Falqui, G. Paschina.

Preparation and Characterisation of FeCo-Al2O3 and Al2O3 aerogels.

J. Sol-Gel Sci. Tech., 2004, 31, 83.


M. F. Casula, A. Corrias, G. Ennas, S. Marras and G. Paschina.

A neutron powder diffraction study of FeCo-SiO2 nanocomposites.

Nano-Architectured and Nanoparticulate Materials: Fabrication, Control and Properties, editor Y. Champion and H.-J. Fecht, Wiley-VCH, 120-126.


A. Corrias, M.F. Casula, A. Falqui, G. Paschina.

Evolution of the Structure and Magnetic Properties of FeCo Nanoparticles in an Alumina Aerogel Matrix.

Chem. Mater., 2004, 16 (16), 3130.


D. Zaziski, S. Prilliman, E. Scher, M. Casula, J. Wickham, S. M. Clark, A. P. Alivisatos.

Critical Size for Fracture During Solid-Solid Transformations.

NanoLett., 2004, 4 (5), 943.


D. Gerion, N. Zaitzeva, C. Saw, M. F. Casula, S. Fakra, T. Van Buuren, and G. Galli.

Solution Synthesis of Germanium Nanocrystals: Success and Open Challenges.

NanoLett., 2004, 4 (4), 597.


Y-w Jun, M. F. Casula, J-W Sim, S. Y. Kim, J. Cheon and A. P. Alivisatos.

Surfactant-Controlled Elimination of a High Energy Facet as a Means of Controlling the Shapes of TiO2 Nanocrystals.

 J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2003, 125 (51),15981.


M.F.Casula, A. Corrias, A. Falqui, V. Serin, D. Gatteschi, C. Sangregorio, C. de Julián Fernández, G. Battaglin.

Characterization of FeCo-SiO2 nanocomposite films prepared by Sol-Gel dip coating.

Chem. Mater., 2003, 15, 2201.


A. Corrias, M.F.Casula, G. Ennas, S. Marras, G. Navarra and G. Mountjoy,

An X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Study of FeCo-SiO2 Nanocomposites Prepared by the Sol-gel Method

J. Phys. Chem. B, 2003, 107, 3030.


M. Casu, M.F. Casula, A. Corrias and G. Paschina.

Textural characterization of high temperature silica aerogels.

J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 2003, 315, 97.


M.F. Casula, A. Corrias and G. Navarra.

An EXAFS study on Iron-Cobalt-Silica nanocomposite materials prepared by the Sol-Gel Method.

J. Sol-Gel Sci. Tech., 2003, 26, 453.


G. Ennas, M.F. Casula, A. Falqui, S. Marras, G. Piccaluga, D. Gatteschi and C. Sangregorio.

Non-stoichiometric CoFe2O4 nanoparticles supported on an amorphous silica matrix.

J. Sol-Gel Sci. Tech., 2003, 26, 463.


M.F. Casula, A. Corrias and G. Paschina.

Iron-Cobalt-Silica aerogel nanocomposite materials.

J. Sol-Gel Sci. Tech., 2003, 26, 667.


G. Ennas, M.F. Casula, G. Piccaluga, S.Solinas, M.P. Morales and C.J.Serna.

Iron and Iron-oxide nanocomposites prepared by a sol-gel method.

J. Mater. Res., 2002, 17, 590.


M.F. Casula, A. Corrias and G. Paschina.

FeCo-SiO2 nanocomposite aerogels by high temperature supercritical drying.

J. Mater. Chem., 2002, 12, 1505.


C. Cannas, M.F. Casula, G. Concas, A. Corrias, D. Gatteschi, A. Falqui, A.Musinu, C. Sangregorio and G. Spano

Magnetic properties of g-Fe2O3-SiO2 xerogel and aerogel nanocomposite materials.

J. Mater. Chem., 2001, 11, 3180.


G. Ennas, M.F. Casula, A. Falqui, D. Gatteschi, G. Marongiu, G. Piccaluga, C. Sangregorio and G. Pinna

Nanocrystalline Iron-cobalt alloys supported on a silica matrix prepared by the sol-gel method.

J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 2001, 293-295, 1.


M.F. Casula, A. Corrias, G. Paschina

Iron oxide-silica aerogel and xerogel nanocomposite materials.

J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 2001, 293-295, 25.


M.F. Casula, A. Corrias, G. Paschina

Nichel oxide-silica and nichel-silica aerogel and xerogel nanocomposite materials.

J. Mater. Res., 2000, 15, 2187.


M.F. Casula, A. Corrias, G. Paschina

Preparation of aerogel and xerogel nanocomposite materials.

Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 2000, 581, 363.


Ferino, M.F. Casula, A. Corrias, M.G. Cutrufello, R. Monaci, and G. Paschina

4-Methylpentan-2-ol Dehydration over Zirconia Catalysts Prepared by Sol-Gel.

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2000, 2, 1847.