News - 28 Jan 2022
Researchers have developed an innovative catalyst for the synthesis of propylene, which has potential benefits for the chemical industry and carbon recycling.
Propylene is a colourless, flammable...
News - 24 Jan 2022
On a theoretical basis, iron that rusts in water should not be subjected to corrosion when it comes in contact with an “inert” supercritical fluid of carbon dioxide. However, it...
News - 17 Jan 2022
The climate crisis requires ramping up usage of renewable energy sources like solar and wind, but with intermittent availability, scalable energy storage is a challenge.
News - 12 Jan 2022
Natural gas can be used as fuel for generating electricity, heating and powering transportation. It is also the raw material to manufacture hydrogen and ammonia.
Currently, biogenic and thermogenic...
News - 11 Jan 2022
Detailed imaging of catalyst surfaces has rarely been done before. However, every single atom can still perform a decisive role in catalytic activity.
Members of the Bochum-based research team in...
News - 11 Jan 2022
Methane is a far more potent greenhouse gas than carbon dioxide, and it has a pronounced effect within first two decades of its presence in the atmosphere. In the recent international climate...
News - 10 Jan 2022
Catalysis is critical to many applications, from converting crude oil into fuel to removing pollutants from automobile exhaust and industrial processes. One of the main types of catalysis is...
News - 6 Jan 2022
As far as industrial production processes are concerned, the involvement of catalysts is considered to be more than 80%. The processes include pharmaceuticals, energy transition, chemical...
News - 29 Dec 2021
This study is led by Dr. Shaojun Dong (Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences). At the beginning of this work, researchers wanted to design a simple method to synthesize...
News - 23 Dec 2021
Energy is of significant importance for the survival and development of human beings. It is urgent for us to gradually change the traditional energy conversion technology to avoid the disastrous...