Of microchemistry and molecules: Electronic microfluidic device synthesizes biocompatible probes
Artificial light-harvesting method achieves 100% energy transfer efficiency
Chemists fabricate 'impossible' material
From ash to eco-friendly solution for hazardous metals removal
Scientists have suggested a new method to transform power plant ash into materials that could be used for nuclear waste treatment or soil remediation.
Printable luminous particles enable cost-effective, large and curved luminous surfaces
Researchers at the INM – Leibniz Institute for New Materials have now developed a new method that enables electroluminescence on large, curved surfaces in a cost-effective way: in this case, the light-emitting layer and ...
Millions of molecules screened in search for the ideal organic solar cell material
The road also taken: Alternative and hidden pathways in biological electron transfer
Hierarchically porous polymers with fast absorption
A research team at KAIST has developed a method to form micropores of less than 2 nanometers within porous polymers where 10 nanometers long mesopores connect like a net. The advantage of the porous polymers ...
New hybrid material simplifies organic transistor design
Technique reveals age of planetary materials
The key to understanding the geologic history of the Solar System is knowing the ages of planetary rocks. Researchers have developed an instrument that is not only capable of dating rocks, but also is composed entirely of ...
Cheap, abundant cathode material found for producing hydrogen fuel (w/ video)
Chemical engineers borrow technique to store solar energy
(Phys.org) —Chemical engineers at Stanford have designed a catalyst that could help produce vast quantities of pure hydrogen through electrolysis – the process of passing electricity through water to ...
Cool crystals and hot climates
A crystalline structure used by a silkworm virus to protect itself from the elements may provide similar protection for human vaccines in challenging tropical climates and remote regions.