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Innovnano Develops Nanostructured Monoclinic Zirconia with Enhanced Properties

Innovnano Develops Nanostructured Monoclinic Zirconia with Enhanced Properties

Innovnano, an expert manufacturer of high performance ceramic powders, has developed nanostructured monoclinic zirconia with enhanced properties for use as a sintering aid in the production of high quality refractory materials. [More]
Stanford Researchers Design Fast-Charging, Economical and Durable Aluminum Battery

Stanford Researchers Design Fast-Charging, Economical and Durable Aluminum Battery

Researchers from Stanford University have developed the first high-performance, fast-charging, and long-lasting aluminum battery, which is economical as well. The new battery technology is a safe substitute for many of the widely used commercial batteries today. [More]
Carbon-Based, Metal-Free, Bifunctional Electrocatalyst for Rechargeable Zinc-Air Batteries

Carbon-Based, Metal-Free, Bifunctional Electrocatalyst for Rechargeable Zinc-Air Batteries

Researchers from the Case Western Reserve University and the University of North Texas have created a metal-free bifunctional electrocatalyst that could be used for rechargeable zinc-air batteries. They consider it to be the first electrocatalyst that is equivalent or better in performance to most electrodes made of metals and metal oxides in zinc-air batteries. [More]
Researchers Discover Five New Phases of Silica

Researchers Discover Five New Phases of Silica

Researchers at Carnegie have led a study that has discovered five new forms of silica at room temperature, and under conditions of extreme pressure. [More]
GlycoSurf Finalizes Exclusive License Agreement for Bio-Inspired Surfactant

GlycoSurf Finalizes Exclusive License Agreement for Bio-Inspired Surfactant

A University of Arizona (UA) startup, has entered into a licensing agreement for synthesis of biosurfactants which could replace oil-based chemicals. [More]
PicoQuant Celebrates 2014 Chemistry Nobel Prize Winners

PicoQuant Celebrates 2014 Chemistry Nobel Prize Winners

Rainer Erdmann, Managing Director at PicoQuant co-chaired a special plenary session to celebrate Nobel Prize winners Eric Betzig, Stefan W. Hell and W.E. Moerner, who received the coveted Nobel Prize in Chemistry last year for their revolutionary work in super-resolution fluorescence microscopy. [More]

Alfa Aesar Redesigned Website Features Enriched Content and Simplified Navigation

Alfa Aesar, A Johnson Matthey Company, has launched its redesigned website. The redesign provides a fresh new layout and offers improved intuitive navigation with a high degree of user-friendliness. [More]
Research Yields New Data on Mysterious Chemical Gardens

Research Yields New Data on Mysterious Chemical Gardens

They are formations resembling vegetal structures, which are produced when certain solid salts (copper sulfate, cobalt chloride) are added to an aqueous solution of sodium silicate. This research has been published in PNAS and in it participate scientist from Brussels Free University and the University of Granada Andalusian Institute of Earth Sciences [More]
New Report on High Temperature Epoxy Resins Market

New Report on High Temperature Epoxy Resins Market

The report "High Temperature Epoxy Resins Market by Application (Coatings, Composites, Adhesives, Construction, Electrical & Electronics Others) & Region - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, defines and segments the High Temperature Epoxy Resins Market with analysis and forecast of the market size. [More]

Metrohm USA Announces 2015 Young Chemist Award Winner

Metrohm USA and Metrohm Canada are pleased to announce the winner of the 2015 Young Chemist Award, Chad Atkins. Chad is completing his Ph.D. at the University of British Columbia where he works under the supervision of R... [More]