News - 27 Sep 2021
Mechanical engineering researchers at Michigan Technological University have created a way to make a 3D-printable nanocomposite polymeric ink that uses carbon nanotubes (CNTs) — known for their...
News - 22 Jul 2021
Certain materials employed in aerospace applications, like polymers, can erode and degrade upon prolonged exposure to ultraviolet radiation, atomic oxygen and extreme temperature cycling found in...
News - 8 Jul 2021
Polymer composite materials that combine magnetic and electrical properties are the subjects of particular attention for modern-day researchers.
Their basic property is the ability to convert...
News - 3 Jun 2021
A new method to produce catalysts for ethyl alcohol conversion has been suggested by chemists from RUDN University.
RUDN University chemists proposed a new way to synthesize catalysts for the...
News - 12 Feb 2021
Studies on foldable electronics have gained huge momentum with the recent development of foldable mobile phone screens. A specifically valuable application of foldable technology is in solar...
News - 1 Dec 2020
Since plastic was invented in the late 19th century, it was beginning to change human lives. The invention of plastic gives us a lightweight, strong and inexpensive material, which greatly facilitated...
News - 23 Oct 2020
New nanocomposite ceramics (Ho3+:Y2O3-MgO) has been designed for use in high-capacity laser instruments working in the medium infrared radiation (IR) range of 2–6 µm.
FESEM of 3 at.%...
News - 9 Sep 2020
Sustainable plastics that have the ability for self-healing, have intelligent properties and can be recycled if required will be the subject of future research at Friedrich Schiller University Jena...
News - 7 Sep 2020
Many production facilities (e.g. plastic manufacturers, pharma companies, and others) use nanocatalysts that contain palladium--an expensive component that is not sustainably produced.
News - 10 Aug 2020
Polymers are found throughout our world. In numerous ways, they benefit society, most visibly as exercise clothing, personal protective equipment, or medical devices. At the same time, polymers are...