Article - 31 Jan 2004
Researchers from the Department of Energy's Sandia National Laboratories and the University of New Mexico have developed ways to manipulate the properties of platinum metal. Posted January 28 2004
Article - 28 Jan 2004
ZettaCore, a start-up developing molecular memory chips, has raised $17.5 million in a second round venture capital funding. Posted January 20 2004
News - 11 Aug 2011
The performance of an artificially built device or a living cell is determined by the assembling of nanometer-sized pieces into a structure. Researchers from the University of Oregon and Harvard...
News - 11 Jan 2011
The mechanism for binding oxygen to metalloporphyrins is a vital process for oxygen-breathing organisms.
Understanding how small gas molecules are chemically bound to the metal complex is also...
News - 18 Nov 2008
"One type of solar cell design starts with a chain of chromophores strung
between two electrodes," explained Dewey Holten, Ph.D., professor of chemistry
in Arts + Sciences at the...
News - 29 Aug 2015
A molecular system that holds great promise for the capture and storage of carbon dioxide has been modified so that it now also holds great promise as a catalyst for converting captured carbon dioxide...
News - 12 Apr 2010
A team of MIT researchers has found a novel way to mimic the process by which plants use the power of sunlight to split water and make chemical fuel to power their growth.
In this case, the team used...
News - 20 Aug 2015
Burning through a tank of gasoline in a typical automobile releases about 81 kilograms of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. This adds up to a staggering 10 billion tons of carbon dioxide emission...
News - 5 Jan 2011
Researchers are creating a new type of solar cell designed to self-repair like natural photosynthetic systems in plants by using carbon nanotubes and DNA, an approach aimed at increasing service life...
News - 16 Apr 2015
MIT chemists have devised an inexpensive, portable sensor that can detect gases emitted by rotting meat, allowing consumers to determine whether the meat in their grocery store or refrigerator is safe...