News - 1 Sep 2016
Scientists can now directly probe a previously hard-to-see layer of chemistry thanks to a unique X-ray toolkit developed at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory...
News - 22 Jul 2016
Corroded stainless steel plate makes up an efficient water splitting electrode
Electrocatalytic water splitting is one of the most promising next generation technologies for environmentally...
News - 19 Jul 2016
A team of researchers from Washington State University have established a primary step to enhance solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs), a potential clean energy technology that has struggled to obtain wide...
News - 14 Jun 2016
Until recently, researchers were under the presumption that they had almost figured out the behavior of ferroelectric materials.
“The conventional wisdom is that you can put almost any...
News - 31 May 2016
Extra power can be used for the decentralized production of chemicals so as to even out the spikes in power grids caused due to uneven regenerative energy conversion from sun or wind.
A team of...
News - 31 Mar 2016
Ionic transport has been studied extensively over the years for energy devices such as fuel cells and batteries using Li+, H+, Ag+, Cu+, F-, and O2-. Yet as Genki Kobayashi and Ryoji Kanno point out...
News - 20 Jan 2016
Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have produced a thin-film material whose electrical and phase characteristics can be altered between two crystal states - one...
News - 15 Sep 2015
Chemical engineers and researchers at Virginia Tech have developed a unique approach that could have a significant impact in design and discovery of future materials. This approach reveal a...
News - 8 Sep 2015
A research team at the Rice University has developed solar-based water-splitting technology that uses light-activated nanoparticles.
Researchers have devised a new and efficient method for...
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...