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Researchers have discovered a universal descriptor for indicating which electrolytes are best paired with organic actives in redox flow batteries.

Researchers have improved their carbon membranes for isolating para-xylene and shown how changes to its structure can greatly increase productivity.

By anchoring individual iridium atoms to a surface, scientists have produced a highly effective catalyst for splitting water to generate oxygen.

By encasing a liquid metal alloy in a hydrogel, researchers have produced a material that can convert movement into electricity when dry or wet.

Researchers have used field-effect transistors with diamond channels to investigate the electric double layer effect in solid electrolytes.

By inserting molecular spacers between the layers in a graphite anode, researchers have created sufficient space for sodium ions.

A novel rechargeable battery that uses sodium-chlorine chemistry can store up to six times more charge than current batteries.

Properties of bamboo inspire more efficient battery electrodes

"Carbon-based materials for electrocatalysis: tailored functionalities towards activity and selectivity"

By pairing metal halide perovskites with conventional silicon, researchers have produced a solar cell with a record-breaking efficiency of almost 30%.

Researchers have produced carbon nanotube fibers that can act as a thermoelectric generator, able to turn heat into electricity.

Improved technology for “stubborn” group of metals for thin films in electronics

Researchers have developed nanofibers where energy can take advantage of quantum mechanics to move thousands of times faster than normal.

New material outperforms activated carbon in aqueous environments

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