News - 17 Jun 2021
Despite rapid development of electric vehicles (EVs), the safety of the lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries remains a concern as they are as a fire and explosion risk.
Among the various approaches to...
News - 27 Oct 2014
Researchers from the University of Innsbruck and the University of Leicester have collaborated to develop a new method of forming charged molecules.
They found that helium atoms could acquire...
News - 17 Sep 2012
Using noncontact atomic force microscopy (AFM), IBM researchers have for the first time differentiated the individual molecules’ chemical bonds, thus extending the boundaries of analysis involving...
News - 19 Jul 2010
Russian researchers with Siemens Corporate Technology (CT) are using special carbon nanoparticles to optimize materials.
They are adding fullerenes—soccer ball-shaped molecules comprising 60...
News - 5 Mar 2009
Microscopic particles of carbon known as buckyballs may be able to keep the nation's water pipes clear in the same way clot-busting drugs prevent arteries from clogging up.
This page details the capabilities of the PN3621, a MALS detector for flow field fractionation.
News - 20 Apr 2015
Professor Kosmas Prassides of Tohoku University, has led an international team of researchers who have discovered a new state of matter called as the Jahn-Teller metal. In this state, localized...
News - 14 Aug 2013
Energy consumption is growing rapidly in the 21st century, with rising energy costs and sustainability issues greatly impacting the quality of human life. Harvesting energy directly from sunlight to...
News - 30 May 2022
In an article recently published in the journal ACS Applied Energy Materials, researchers discussed efficient light-harvesting in the thick perovskite solar cells (PSCs) with industry-applicable...
News - 11 Dec 2020
Significantly greater efficiencies can be achieved by solar cells containing a pair of semiconductors with varying bandgaps when used in combination, compared to individual solar cells on their...