Article - 19 Oct 2011
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...
News - 19 Sep 2014
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,...
News - 3 Sep 2014
By Alessandro Pirolini
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An innovative synthesis method developed by a group of researchers at the University of Maryland (UMD) allows creating hybrid nanostructures...
News - 6 Apr 2009
Researchers at the Universitat
Jaume I (UJI) in Castellón have found porous polymeric materials
that increase the efficiency of traditional photocatalysts in the treatment
News - 23 Oct 2007
Unexpected differences recently discovered between the
elements niobium and tantalum may lead to more optimized electronic
materials and photocatalysts. Sandia researcher May Nyman and
News - 20 May 2014
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...
News - 21 Feb 2013
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...
News - 7 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...
News - 19 Mar 2015
A research group led by Chengsi Pan and Tsuyoshi Takata at NIMS Global Research Center for Environment and Energy Based on Nanomaterials Science (GREEN), and Kazunari Domen at The University of Tokyo...
News - 10 Mar 2009
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...