News tagged with chirality

Twisted meta-molecules as they really are

Physicists at the University of Bath have devised a new and highly sensitive method to truly test the chirality of a material, eliminating the risk of false positives from competing effects.

dateJun 26, 2018 in Nanophysics
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New method to determine molecule chirality

Identifying right-handed and left-handed molecules is a crucial step for many applications in chemistry and pharmaceutics. An international research team (CELIA-CNRS/INRS/Berlin Max Born Institute/SOLEIL) has now presented ...

dateFeb 20, 2018 in General Physics
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The multitasking catalyst

Professor Takashi Ooi and his team of researchers from Nagoya University, Japan, have designed a catalyst that performs two tasks during the course of the reaction.

dateJan 25, 2018 in Materials Science
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