News - 27 Mar 2012
An innovative, lighter, stronger, sustainable buoyant material has been presented at the American Chemical Society’s 2012 National Meeting & Exposition.
The material has been developed...
Article - 15 Aug 2006
A novel platinum-alumina catalyst for removal by oxidation of harmful volatile organic compounds present in factory exhaust gases. Reaction temp is 100ºC lower than current reaction temps.
News - 18 May 2004
Westcrowns, Inc., an innovative leader in structural glass glazing systems and a member of the Westcrowns Group, has developed a new Pilkington Profilit(TM) translucent linear structural glazing...
News - 20 Feb 2014
To meet ever-stricter energy regulations, designers are faced with compromises and trade-offs affecting building enclosure design. In a free webinar this month, Dow Corning’s Stanley Yee will...
News - 28 Feb 2008
A research team of the University of Granada has managed to produce the most useful material to date to eliminate pollutants such as benzene, toluene and xylene, organic solvents widely used in the...
News - 24 Feb 2016
A team of researchers from the University of California Santa Cruz and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) recently announced the first instance of ultrafast 3D-printed graphene...
News - 20 Jun 2014
Imagine a material with the same weight and density as aerogel -- a material so light it's called 'frozen smoke' -- but with 10,000 times more stiffness. This material could have a...
News - 9 Nov 2016
Solar cells made of the highly popular and inexpensive perovskite material can use a new method to sandwich two forms of perovskites into one photovoltaic cell, and generate electricity from sunlight...
News - 7 Apr 2015
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Researchers from the Case Western Reserve University and the University of North Texas have created a metal-free bifunctional electrocatalyst that could...
News - 10 Jun 2019
For polar bears, the insulation provided by their fat, skin, and fur is a matter of survival in the frigid Arctic. For engineers, polar bear hair is a dream template for synthetic materials that might...