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Long-sought carbon nanomaterial found in zeolite pores

Scientists have discovered that negatively curved carbon sheets known as schwarzites can be synthesized inside the pores of zeolites.

Synthetic biology inspires smart materials

Synthetic biology protein and polymer building blocks are used to construct ‘smart’ materials systems that can perceive and process information.

Advanced synchrotron small-angle and wide-angle X-ray scattering reveals how dental caries evolve and the changes in structure of enamel at the nanoscale.

Researchers have made triple-layered hollow nanostructures consisting of a conductive organic core sandwiched between two inorganic layers.

Recent studies suggest that machine manufacturing is set to be a big growth factor in the composites industry.

Magnus Eriksson has been appointed as the new CFO of Höganäs.

Find out who will receive one of the 2017 Acta student awards.

A 2D tungsten ditelluride bilayer develops a spontaneous electrical polarization that allows it to undergo ‘ferroelectric switching’.

Scientists have designed auxetic materials with smooth curves for distributing forces that can deform repeatedly.

Simple, universal reflux pre-treatment and sonication method produces measurable amounts of two-dimensional quantum dots from bulk raw materials.

Gurit says that it received net sales of CHF195.3 million for the first six months of 2018, a growth of 11.5%.

Scientists have discovered that defects in zirconium-based metal-organic frameworks can actually improve their ability at capturing carbon dioxide.

The puzzle-like wavy structure of the seed coat found in some grasses could hold the secret to creating smart materials that are both flexible and strong.

America Makes has congratulated the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) which will function as the North American base of a German 3D printing company.

A new 14 m long fishing vessel designed in Australia reportedly features sandwich core composite materials from ATL Composites.

Catalytically active Pd nanoclusters inside organic molecular cages avoids aggregation and other problems.

Two-dimensional atomically thin layers of the metal gallium - known as gallenene - have been created on silicon substrates.

Materialise and chemicals specialist BASF have formed a strategic alliance to promote a more open market model in the additive manufacturing (AM) market.

Metals and ceramics manufacturer H.C. Starck, said that it had a significant increase in sales for 2017.

The European Powder Metallurgy Associations (EPMA) says that its Euro PM Congress & Exhibition has attracted a record number of abstracts.

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