News - 15 Jun 2021
A new high-performance plastic foam developed from whey proteins can withstand extreme heat better than many common thermoplastics made from petroleum.
A research team in Sweden reports that the...
News - 11 Jun 2021
Researchers from Cornell University's School of Applied and Engineering Physics and Samsung's Advanced Institute of Technology have created a first-of-its-kind metalens - a metamaterial lens -...
News - 9 Jun 2021
The speed of water flow is a limiting factor in many membrane-based industrial processes, including desalination, molecular separation and osmotic power generation.
Researchers at The University of...
News - 7 Jun 2021
A research team, headed by Thomas Shiell and Timothy Strobel from the Carnegie Institution for Science, has devised a new technique for producing an innovative crystalline form of silicon with a...
News - 26 May 2021
Most people don't think much about the food scraps they throw away; however, investigators from the Institute of Industrial Science at The University of Tokyo have developed a new method to reduce...
News - 24 May 2021
Ionization energy is considered one of the most significant physicochemical parameters. It is defined with respect to the amount of energy needed to rip an electron from an atom.
News - 19 May 2021
A deceptively simple sensor system developed at the U.S. Department of Energy's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory can prevent dangerous conditions from developing in outdoor battery...
News - 5 May 2021
Originally formulated in the context of condensed matter physics, the Haldane model is an influential model of a two-dimensional topological insulator. It has also been realized in classical-wave...
News - 27 Apr 2021
Manufacturers worldwide are working on eye-catching models for what will soon become the latest in public transportation – air taxis. Each incorporating different technologies, features, and...
News - 26 Apr 2021
At the Faraday Institution, scientists working in the SOLBAT project have made an important step in comprehending the reasons as to how and why solid-state batteries (SSBs) tend to fail.