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

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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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‘Fuzzy fibers’ of silicon carbide that act like Velcro can strengthen the composites used in advanced rocket engines.

Cutting edge research at the interface between physics and materials science.

Wide-reaching analysis finds more women in research but physical sciences are lagging behind.

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Nanoparticles can be arranged into defined patterns in ultrathin polymer films using entropy rather than chemistry.

To celebrate the latest CiteScoreTracker value of 5.57, the Editor-in-Chief highlights three key articles.

Scientists have combined silicon nanosheets with a polymer to produce a composite material that is UV-resistant and easy to process.

The deadline is Monday 13 March 2017.

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