Researchers have discovered a new family of materials comprising hybrid nanoparticles in previously unknown nano- inorganic cage structures with variable metal frames and cores that show novel...
http://www.azonano.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2941 | 19 Oct 2011
Just about everything we touch in the course of a day - car, phone, computer, fridge, detergent - even medicines, rely on the chemical industry to turn raw materials such as petroleum by-products,...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=31100 | 19 Sep 2014
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An innovative synthesis method developed by a group of researchers at the University of Maryland (UMD) allows creating hybrid nanostructures...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30969 | 3 Sep 2014
Researchers at the Universitat
Jaume I (UJI) in Castellón have found porous polymeric materials
that increase the efficiency of traditional photocatalysts in the treatment
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10755 | 6 Apr 2009
Unexpected differences recently discovered between the
elements niobium and tantalum may lead to more optimized electronic
materials and photocatalysts. Sandia researcher May Nyman and
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=5160 | 23 Oct 2007
Photocatalysis—catalysis assisted by light—is a promising route to convert solar energy into chemical fuels. Particularly appealing is the possibility to use photocatalysis to split water...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=30169 | 20 May 2014
Only light, aerial oxygen, and a catalyst are needed to remove pollutants from water. RUB researchers led by Prof. Radim Beránek collaborate with colleagues from seven different countries in...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26673 | 21 Feb 2013
Expected to Accelerate Technologies for Producing Hydrogen from Water using Solar Light
A research group headed by Dr. Naoto Umezawa, a Senior Researcher at the NIMS International Center...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=26552 | 7 Feb 2013
For millions of years, green plants have employed photosynthesis to capture
energy from sunlight and convert it into electrochemical energy. A goal of scientists
has been to develop an...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=10324 | 10 Mar 2009
A research team of Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST), South Korea, developed a "wormlike" hematite photoanode that can convert sunlight and water to clean...
http://www.azonano.com/news.aspx?newsID=28379 | 26 Sep 2013