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A new design strategy provides a highly general framework that can be applied to the self-assembly of crystalline or fluid materials.

By heating ethene in stages on a rhodium catalyst substrate, scientists have managed to convert it to layers of graphene.

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A new model can account for irregularities in how atoms in materials such as metals arrange themselves at so-called ‘grain boundaries’.

Using simplified proteins known as peptoids, scientists have discovered that a minor change in structure can alter the crystallization pathway.

Molecular crystal lattice made up of fullerene molecules called fullerite has outstanding stiffness and hardness.

Scientists have succeeded in making the first chiral molecular sieves for distinguishing left- and right-handed versions of molecules.

Scientists have successfully synthesized two new magnetic materials predicted by high-throughput computational models.

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New research suggests that transition metal dichalcogenides could realize topological superconductivity and provide a platform for quantum computing.

A new self-healing, water-repellent, spray-on coating is hundreds of times more durable than its counterparts.

A new computational method can map how molecules assemble and crystallize to form novel materials.

A novel carbon nanotube-based electrocatalyst uses just one hundredth of the amount of platinum generally used in electrocatalysts.

Lyotropic chromonic liquid crystals exhibit unexpected characteristics that could be harnessed for use in sensors.

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

Scientists have developed a one-step, crystal growth process for making ultra-thin layers of material with molecular-sized pores.

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

Renewable energy realized through new metal oxides using high-throughput computation and experiment

Single-atom memory maintains Moore's Law.

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