Article - 21 Aug 2012
‘Aerogel’ is a broad term used to talk about an extraordinary group of materials that have been used since the 1960s in space travel, but are now finding uses across a whole range of industries.
News - 30 Mar 2022
Researchers from China have reported the development of robust bio-based hybrid aerogels using green synthesis methods which possess superior mechanical flexibility and dimensional stability, with...
News - 18 Nov 2021
3D aerogels assembled from 2D MXenes have recently become a research focus due to their properties, performance, and ease of fabrication. A paper published in Advanced Materials has explored the...
News - 29 Nov 2021
Aerogels have received significant attention in recent years due to their unique properties and potential for applications such as thermal insulation. However, traditional silica aerogels can be...
News - 23 May 2022
Scientists from Zhejiang University and Chongqing University in China have reported the development of novel composite Ag-CeO2 aerogels for photocatalytic CO2 reduction applications. Their findings...
News - 23 Nov 2021
Recently, a team of researchers has developed extraordinarily high-strength silica-modified carbon aerogels (SCAs) prepared with facile sol-gel polymerization followed by ambient pressure drying and...
Article - 8 Jul 2020
Aerogel, a literal space-age material, could provide electric motors and devices with crucial shielding to protect neighboring electronic components without the need for heavier metal-based coverings.
News - 5 Feb 2016
A group of researchers from the National University of Singapore’s Faculty of Engineering have been the first to find a method to convert paper waste into green cellulose aerogels. These...
News - 25 Nov 2021
Researchers from China recently fabricated super-elastic graphene aerogels (SGA) using ambient pressure drying, thus enabling the large-scale preparation of high-performance graphene aerogels. The...
News - 12 Nov 2012
Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) and Advanced Glazings Ltd. announce the launch of SOLERA® + Lumira® aerogel R5 daylighting glazing units. The new product joins the groundbreaking suite of SOLERA...