Article - 23 May 2001
Different types of MMCs and various manufacturing routes are explored. Many applications in the automotive, aerospace and sporting goods industries that are close to commercialisation are explained.
Article - 13 Apr 2006
Virtually everything in the modern world has a paint, varnish, sealant or other coating. Understanding the properties of these coatings is critical to predicting their long-term performance. Element's...
News - 1 Apr 2015
Tiva Sharifi, physicist at Umeå University, Sweden has embarked on a challenging project to experimentally prove that earth-abundant materials mainly based on nitrogen, carbon, and transition...
News - 10 Jul 2013
Using a new analytical methodology--a coupled micro-computed X-ray tomography (MicroCT) and microfluidic-based electrochemical analysis--researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign...
News - 24 Jul 2006
The research and development of electrochemical energy conversion and storage devices, including primary and secondary batteries, super-capacitors, fuel cells and dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSC),...
News - 5 Feb 2009
Driving a car that emits nothing but pure water. Running a laptop for 30 hours straight on a single charge. These scenarios may not be as bizarre or as impossible as you think.
Fuel cells offer the...
Magnesium (Mg) alloys are receiving increasing attention due to their abundance, light weight, castability, formability, mechanical properties and corrosion performance.
News - 15 May 2019
A research team has developed a bowl-shaped electrode with “hot edges,” which can effectively turn CO2 from gas into carbon-based fuels and chemicals, helping to fight the climate change...
News - 21 Aug 2014
Researchers develop method to screen organic materials for organic photovoltaic cells by charge formation efficiency. Image courtesy: Yutaka Morimoto/University of Tsukuba
News - 29 Aug 2012
A Biodesign Institute researcher at the Arizona State University, Nongjian Tao has discovered a novel method of measuring the catalytical reactions of single nanoparticles. Effective nanoparticle...