Review of single- or multi-layer transition metal oxides.
26 October 2016Laurie Donaldson
A catalyst comprising copper nanoparticles embedded in carbon spikes can convert carbon dioxide directly into ethanol.
25 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
For the first time, researchers have developed a supercapacitor that employs a conductive metal-organic framework rather than carbon.
20 October 2016
Engineers have shown that fungi cultivated in brewery wastewater can be converted into electrodes for lithium-ion batteries.
19 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
A new technology known as cold sintering process can combine incompatible materials, such as ceramics and plastics, into useful compound materials.
17 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
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
Researchers have discovered that the vast majority of the pores in zeolite-based desalination membranes are closed, greatly reducing their efficiency.
7 October 2016
Observing atomic interactions could improve superconductors
6 October 2016Laurie Donaldson
Squeezing electrons onto one-dimensional wires shows quantum effects
4 October 2016Laurie Donaldson
Scientists have discovered why perovskites make such effective solar cell materials, which could lead to the development of even better materials.
30 September 2016
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29 September 2016Laurie Winkless