News - 23 Feb 2021
Nitrous oxide (N2O), similar to its chemical relative carbon dioxide (CO2), is a major greenhouse gas and is also the leading ozone-depleting substance produced in the 21st Century.
Two peas in a...
News - 2 Feb 2021
Forage Mass Monitoring (FFM) analysis has been traditionally done using biomass sampling to calculate biomass yield per hectare (t ha-1). Current research projects are now looking at...
News - 27 Jan 2021
Through the UK Space Agency, Government is giving a cash injection to five projects specifically designed to bring together UK business expertise with universities to help build space solutions to...
News - 20 Jan 2021
Every year around 734 million tons of wheat straw are produced worldwide, a large amount of waste, which is cheap and has had no well-defined use until now. Recently, the RNM-271 Chemical Engineering...
News - 20 Jan 2021
A Velcro-like fastener with a microscopic design that looks like tiny mushrooms could mean advances for everyday consumers and scientific fields like robotics.
In Biointerphases, published by AIP...
News - 21 Dec 2020
On December 16th, the UECC PCTC M/V Auto Energy received the first ship-to-ship bunkering of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) blended with 10% renewable Liquefied Biogas (LBG). Gasum’s LNG bunker...
News - 1 Dec 2020
Automobile exhaust emitted by fossil-fuel-based vehicles, especially those operating on diesel, is known to be a major source of fine dust and greenhouse gases.
Using biodiesel instead of diesel...
News - 16 Nov 2020
Scanning lasers -- from barcode scanners at the supermarket to cameras on newer smartphones -- are an indispensable part of our daily lives, relying on lasers and detectors for pinpoint...
News - 27 Oct 2020
Researchers have developed a powerful, low-cost method for recycling used cooking oil and agricultural waste into biodiesel, and turning food scraps and plastic rubbish into high-value products.
News - 6 Oct 2020
Cyanobacteria are commonly called “blue-green algae” although they stain water green with their unique pigments. They transform light energy into chemical energy specifically very well...