Article - 18 Jan 2006
Temperature-Programmed Desorption (TPD) is one of the most widely used and flexible techniques for characterizing the acid sites on oxide surfaces.
News - 15 Oct 2009
Contrary to expectations, structurally different molecules can display different solvent properties at an interface between air and water, researchers in Japan have discovered1. Tahei Tahara and...
News - 28 Jun 2014
The Institute for Basic Science (IBS) has announced that the Center for Self-assembly and Complexity have succeeded in developing a new technology that introduces metal nanoparticles on the surface of...
News - 16 Apr 2011
By Cameron Chai
A group of scientists, at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, has created a nanosensor that uses semiconductor nanowires as a source of energy. The device is easy to use,...
Article - 16 Apr 2013
In the large nanomaterials family, zero-dimensional (0D) materials are key building blocks of exotic artificial materials that have significant technological impact on a myriad of applications. 0D...
News - 20 Feb 2015
It’s nearly 50 years since Gordon Moore predicted that the density of transistors on an integrated circuit would double every two years. “Moore’s Law” has turned out to be a...
News - 28 Feb 2014
A big step in the development of next-generation fuel cells and water-alkali electrolyzers has been achieved with the discovery of a new class of bimetallic nanocatalysts that are an order of...
News - 22 Jan 2014
Some may think of turkeys as good for just lunch meat and holiday meals. But bioengineers at the University of California, Berkeley, saw inspiration in the big birds for a new type of biosensor...
News - 13 Oct 2014
Scientists from EPFL, UC Berkley and Beijing have developed a slurry-based process that can revolutionize carbon capture. The slurry, consisting of a porous powder suspended in glycol, offers the...
News - 16 Jun 2009
A research team led by a chemist at the University
of California, Riverside has fabricated microscopic polymer beads that change
color instantly and reversibly when external magnetic fields...