Materials chemistry news, June 2023

atom probe tomography reveals crucial organic-inorganic interfacial interactions during mineralization

Researchers have found a way to increase the toughness of flexible elastomers by replacing existing cross-links with ones that are five times weaker.

Researchers have developed a low-temperature, vapour-phase growth method for the large-scale synthesis of semiconducting tellurium nanomesh.

Researchers have shown that a hydrogel infused with lithium chloride can soak up a record amount of moisture from the air, even in desert-like conditions.

A novel conducting polymer hydrogel can be used to print soft electrodes for use in bioelectronic implants and other medical devices.

Researchers have developed a database for exploring the relationships between the structures and properties of transition metal dichalcogenides.

Wearable textiles capture energy from body movement to generate electricity

Charge-trapping in-memory sensor for next generation of applications

Advanced polymers help in treating burn patients

Researchers have created a new class of composite materials that can absorb low-energy light and transform it into higher-energy light.

Using electrolyte gating, researchers have developed a new method for tuning the thermal conductivity of lanthanum strontium cobaltite.

Researchers used several different microscopy techniques to image the reactions taking place at various specific locations on catalysts.

Researchers have studied the effects of reversible interactions on the dynamics of new associative polymers they developed.

Chilean researchers explore novel approach to eco-friendly food packaging

Vegetable oils may enable stronger and more eco-friendly sound absorbing materials

Researchers have used 3D printing to create a new class of titanium alloys that are strong and not brittle under tension.

Researchers have developed a low-cost cobalt-based catalyst for use in an electrolyzer that produces hydrogen from water.

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