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Expanding and straightening the molecular chains in plastics makes it easier for heat to pass through them.

A composite of a polymer and a 2D material can store energy at operating temperatures well above current commercial polymers.

The American Composites Manufacturers Association has announced the finalists for the Awards for Composites Excellence (ACE).

Composite materials combining properties of both flexibility and stiffness.

Submissions are being accepted for the 2018 OWSD-Elsevier Foundation Awards for Early-Career Researchers in Developing Countries.

Find out who will receive one of the 2016 Acta student awards.

Scientists have increased the stiffness, or ‘elastic modulus’, of a soft silicon-based polymer by infusing it with tiny pockets of liquid gallium.

A novel composite material shows promise as a catalyst for the degradation of environmentally-harmful synthetic dye pollutants.

Modern miracle materials for opto-electronics.

By controlling how nanoparticles self-assemble at three different length scales, scientists have produced a tough and strong polymer nanocomposite.

A new type of alumina-based inorganic nanocomposite can protect perovskite quantum dots against air, sunlight, heat and water.

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Nacre, or mother-of-pearl, is a natural material with hard and soft components that attains high stiffness, strength, and fracture toughness.

Graphene oxide can crosslink and reinforce rubber in a single easy step to improve mechanical properties.

A novel silicon nanoparticle composite material for battery anodes could lead to more reliable and longer-lasting batteries.

Compacting Martian soil simulant to measure feasibility of brick-making on the Red Planet.

There will be four awards of $2,000 each for Acta Materialia, Scripta Materialia and Acta Biomaterialia.

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