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By applying strain to a monolayer semiconductor, researchers managed to produce chiral valley-polarized light at room temperature.

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

By applying mechanical strain to a 2D semiconductor, researchers were able to get it to emit light, rather than heat, with near 100% efficiency.

By developing conducting carbon nanotube threads, researchers have been able to product shirts that can monitor the hearts of wearers.

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

Lightweight multifunctional alternatives made from natural resources could mitigate waste problems associated with non-biodegradable materials

Microplastics shown to stress cell membranes through physical processes

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

Researchers have found a way to turn a middling monomer into a tough polymer that can still be depolymerized back to the monomer state.

Using kirigami, researchers have designed reconfigurable building blocks that can serve as basic units for constructing complex 3D structures.

heat/light-responsive hydrogel useful for soft robots that mimic the function and movement of living organisms

Researchers have developed a simplified mathematical model of a complex phenomenon in crack propagation known as the velocity jump.

Discovery of New Nonlinear Optical Materials

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