GXC Coatings applies funtional coatings based on nanotechnology to glass and polymer substrates. Applications of such coatings are in automotive, optics, microtechnology, sensors, safety,...
Article - 25 Oct 2004
Information is provided for those who are interested in patenting a nanotechnology invention. Advice regarding intellectual property matters is provided and case study examples are given to assist you...
News - 19 Oct 2018
Diamond nanomaterials are believed to be prime candidates for cost-effective photocatalysts. Light is used to activate these materials and improve the rate of reaction for CO2 and water to generate...
News - 28 Apr 2017
Photocatalysis through sunlight has been of significant interest to researchers to enable highly efficient solar energy conversion and for challenges in environmental remediation problems.
News - 20 Jun 2014
Rice lab's unique spectrometer will shed light on solar-powered CO2 reduction
It's difficult to define Rice University scientist Isabell Thomann, whose research encompasses chemistry,...
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...
Article - 1 Oct 2009
Heterogeneous photocatalysis involves the use of a semi-conducting material which can be excited by the absorption of light.
Article - 30 Jul 2012
Photocatalytic nanoparticles can use the energy in sunlight to decompose molecules, from dirt molecules on glass surfaces to water molecules.
News - 18 May 2009
A research project that aims to produce hydrogen on an environmentally friendly and cost-effective basis by using energy from the sun has won a prestigious E.ON research award.
The new process of...
News - 7 May 2019
How is it possible to catalyze chemical reactions by light, using the example of photosynthesis in nature? This process is still not understood well.
However, scientists from Johannes Gutenberg...