News - 2 May 2022
A team of researchers from Denmark’s Aalborg University and Blue World Technologies ApS have collaborated on a new paper published online in Energies. In the paper, they have reported a hybrid...
News - 8 Apr 2022
Researchers using the Advanced Photon Source have found new ways to design catalysts that can significantly improve the clean hydrogen production process, and make it cost effective.
News - 4 Apr 2022
The new method of synthesizing crystals leads researchers to a brand new phase of metal, which may be useful for new technologies. Results were confirmed using the Advanced Photon Source.
News - 25 Mar 2022
Researchers uncover new avenue for overcoming the performance decline that occurs with repeated charge-discharge cycling in the cathodes of next generation batteries.
Battery-powered vehicles have...
News - 21 Feb 2022
In a recent study published in the open-access journal Physical Review X, researchers analyzed nonequilibrium states of functionalized materials that can only be induced by above bandgap...
News - 8 Feb 2022
Many materials experience a phase transition, such as a metal to a superconductor, or liquid water to ice when there is a change in temperature.
A cartoon illustrates a hysteresis—when the...
News - 4 Feb 2022
Findings could help resolve a 60-year-old mystery and lead to applications in temperature-sensitive devices and energy-efficient systems.
When water boils, it converts into another phase, steam....
News - 17 Jan 2022
Hydrogen, as the first element to form, contains clues on the distribution of matter in the universe.
A new crystal structure (atomic arrangement pattern) called the P21/c-8 type, which is...
News - 6 Jan 2022
In contrast to common perceptions, plastic is in no way near one material. Rather, it is a combination of many materials (polymers) with different chemical compounds and additives such as pigments or...
News - 21 Dec 2021
Scientists have discovered that manganese coupled with sulfide, when under pressure, undergoes a surprising metamorphosis with potential uses in next-generation electronics.
A team of...