News - 14 Jul 2016
Peidong Yang honored for his outstanding contributions to nanowire-related science and technology in the field of artificial photosynthesis
Peidong Yang has received the third Tsinghua...
News - 25 Feb 2016
The Cornell NanoScale Science and Technology Facility (CNF), a leading university research facility located at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, and Oxford Instruments Plasma Technology (OIPT), UK have...
News - 27 Oct 2015
Sometimes scientists need space for a little quiet time. At EMSL, one entire wing of the building was designed to provide just such a place. However, the Quiet Wing wasn’t built to give...
News - 23 Oct 2015
Applied Graphene Materials plc, the producer of specialty graphene materials, is pleased to announce that the Group has entered into a Joint Development Agreement with Puralube Germany GmbH (shortly...
News - 5 Oct 2015
Semiconductor nanocrystals known as quantum dots (QDs) are increasingly being used as photoluminescent materials in bio-imaging, photonics, and optoelectronic applications.
However, these QDs must...
News - 1 Oct 2015
Peidong Yang, a University of California, Berkeley, chemist who is trying to capture carbon dioxide from the air and turn it into a sustainable transportation fuel, has been named a MacArthur...
News - 26 Sep 2015
For scientists to understand a system, they often push it to its limits. In geochemistry, that means putting minerals under extreme conditions and watching how they react.
This can be done in a...
News - 18 Sep 2015
Platinum is a great catalyst and can be used for many different applications. It's expensive stuff though, so tiny platinum nanoparticles sitting on cheap metal oxide materials are used to convert...
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 - 20 Jul 2015
Scientists from Max Plank and EPFL have discovered a new nanoscale effect in the interplay between a quantized metallic system and adsorbed molecules.
The study, published in Physical Review...