News - 17 Dec 2009
A new carbon support that greatly increases the durability of proton-exchange membrane fuel cells has been developed by scientists at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory and Princeton University....
Article - 7 Nov 2009
Fuel cells are currently accepted as a dependable source of power for military and space applications. They are being optimized for a wide range of applications, including vehicles.
News - 5 Jun 2018
Single-atom catalysis is a developing process of catalysis. Yet, there still exist various basic problems that have to be overcome.
A recent study has shown that, apart from acting as ligands...
Article - 19 Dec 2007
TiO2-SiC photocatalyst was prepared by a calcination of TiC-SiC nano particle precursor synthesized by the carbothermic reduction method. Well-crystallized TiO2 deposited on SiC and hydrophobic...
News - 1 Dec 2017
Methane is the main constituent of natural gas. The direct oxidation of this compound into methanol at low temperatures has traditionally been a holy grail.
Now, a research team headed by Tufts...
Article - 30 Apr 2009
A study was carried out on the preparation and characterization of polyacrylonitrile (PAN) combined with two silica support types, its catalytic activity being evaluated in the oxidative...
News - 6 Jul 2010
Today, Surrey NanoSystems sets a new benchmark for the production of nanomaterials with the launch of an automated and exceptionally versatile growth platform, NanoGrowth-Catalyst. Incorporating nine...
Article - 25 Jan 2016
Reports state that power consumption has increased 16-fold, and atmospheric CO2 concentration has increased from 275 to 370 parts per million.
News - 24 Sep 2010
Engineering researchers from Tufts University, the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Harvard University have demonstrated the low-temperature efficacy of an atomically dispersed platinum catalyst,...
Article - 26 Nov 2019
This page details the various techniques and applications of heterogeneous catalyst characterization.