News - 5 Feb 2021
Many different catalysts that promote the conversion of glucose to sorbitol have been studied; however, most offer certain properties while requiring compromises on others. Now, researchers from Osaka...
News - 25 Jan 2021
A research team from the Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS) has joined forces with French researchers from the Institute of Chemistry and Processes for Energy, Environment and...
News - 11 Jan 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has been increasing the fears of new pathogens like drug-resistant bacteria or new viruses. A Korean research group has recently gained attention for designing a new technology...
News - 5 Jan 2021
Catalysts form part of numerous aspects of modern society. They accelerate crucial chemical reactions, supporting industrial manufacturing, and minimizing hazardous emissions.
Schematic of the setup...
News - 23 Dec 2020
Bigger is not always better, but here's something that starts small and gets better as it gets bigger.
Just light it up and see.
A team led by Rice University chemists Christy Landes and...
News - 16 Dec 2020
You have to look closely, but the hills are alive with the force of van der Walls.
Rice University scientists found that nature's ubiquitous "weak" force is sufficient to indent rigid...
News - 11 Nov 2020
'I've worked in this field for more than 10 years and have not seen anything like this.'
A new synthetic protein nanoparticle capable of slipping past the nearly impermeable blood-brain...
News - 6 Oct 2020
Northwestern University researchers are casting a net for nanoparticles.
The team has discovered a new, rapid method for fabricating nanoparticles from a simple, self-assembling polymer. The novel...
News - 21 Sep 2020
Points matter when designing nanoparticles that drive important chemical reactions using the power of light.
Researchers at Rice University's Laboratory for Nanophotonics (LANP) have long known...
News - 25 Aug 2020
In a paper published in NANO, a team of researchers from Xinjiang University, China have prepared [email protected]
photocatalyst with core-shell structure by combining coal-based carbon dots (CDs) with gold...