Using a database of materials, scientists have quantified the thermodynamic scale of metastability for almost 30,000 known materials.
30 November 2016
Using a novel nanomechanical platform, scientists have discovered that the 2D material molybdenum diselenide is far more brittle than graphene.
18 November 2016
Fluctuations in the amount of a particular precursor in a two-dimensional alloy can influence the ordering of the atoms of the other components.
11 November 2016
Scientists have used a laser-heating technique to fabricate a new class of crystalline solid known as a rotating lattice single crystal.
10 November 2016
Researchers have smashed silver microcubes at high speeds to see how deforming their crystalline structures could make them stronger and tougher.
8 November 2016
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4 November 2016
High pressures applied by a novel nanocrystalline-diamond anvil could lead to the creation of as yet unknown new materials.
3 November 2016
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1 November 2016
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28 October 2016Stewart Bland
Using organo-metal halide perovskite films to improve solar cells.
28 October 2016Laurie Donaldson
The first experiments to determine the ferroelectric properties of hafnium oxide have revealed that it can be deposited as ultra-thin films.
26 October 2016
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24 October 2016Stewart Bland and Cordelia Sealy
For the first time, scientists have created a perovskite quantum dot and shown that it can form the basis for an efficient solar cell.
21 October 2016
Adding defects to an iron-based superconductor can double the amount of electrical current it can carry and increase its critical temperature.
18 October 2016
Scientists have developed a solvent system with reduced toxicity that can be used in the manufacture of perovskite solar cells.
17 October 2016
A novel three-in-one instrument can correlate the flowability of soft ‘gooey’ materials with their underlying microstructure and composition.
14 October 2016
Scientists have determined how each of five distinct types of belite crystal contribute to concrete's ease of manufacture and ultimate strength.
14 October 2016
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10 October 2016Stewart Bland