Mapping the mechanical properties of diatoms using peak force microscopy opens up new possibilites for materials scientists.
Out of the trash and into your smartphone: supercapacitors from eggshell membranes.
MIT Professor Ali Khademhosseini is the third winner of the Pl-IUPAC Award for Creativity in Applied Polymer Science or Polymer Technology.
Scientists discovered regular distributions of cystoliths occurs in plant leafs that enhance light-aborbing efficiency.
We speak to University of Alberta Professor Ravin Narain about his polymeric and nano-materials research, and what it might for the future...
M-Base Engineering + Software and the Fachhochschule Hannover have improved their biopolymer data-base by adding information on biopolymer applications.
Researchers at the Wooley Laboratory have used polymers to mimic the characteristics and actions of biological nanoparticles and structures.
Scientists make artificial spider silk from polymer-coated nylon, which can collect water from the atmosphere with astonishing efficiency.
Professor Dong-An Wang and co-workers seek to revolutionize cartilage surgery through the development of a new type of surgical graft.
Scientists have mimicked the shape of a butterfly wing to improve the sensitivity of Raman Spectroscopy.