Rechargeable batteries are composite systems with a high density of interfaces. Learning which interfacial phenomena occur under operation could help prevent detrimental effects.
Hall of Fame Highlight: Antonio Facchetti
Antonio Facchetti on e-skin and e-textile devices, his career at the interface between academia and industry, and exciting research developments in his field.
A Perspective on Organic and Bio‐Inspired Materials for Photonics
Advanced Functional Materials publishes a special issue on the most advanced achievements and promising approaches in the field of bio-inspired materials for photonics.
Hall of Fame Highlight: Yadong Yin
Yadong Yin on stimuli-responsive materials, the importance of science communication and future research plans.
Graphdiynes: Recent Achievements in Photo- and Electro-Chemical Catalysis
Recent research trends in 2D carbon allotropes for energy conversion.
Light-Triggered Dissociation of Alzheimer’s β-Amyloid Aggregates
Expanding beyond traditional photodynamic approach: photoelectrochemical oxidation of toxic Aβ aggregates with an inorganic photoelectrode.
Let it Twist
Revealing the mechanics of helicoidal composites through beetle developmental stage analysis and additive manufacturing.
Solar-Driven Water Oxidation on Perovskite Oxynitride Photoanodes
Developing strategies to enable solar-light driven splitting of water.
Capillary Nanostamping with Spongy Stamps
Capillary stamping of micro-/nanometer scale replica patterns as a potential tool for the design and fabrication of small electronics
Triazole-based Glassy Photopolymer Networks with Superior Tensile Toughness
Thermosetting photopolymers with high stiffness, strength and thermoplastic-like ductility.