Addressing the negative environmental impacts caused by fossil fuels and conventional refrigerants requires alternative and sustainable cooling solutions.
Scientists create a lightweight wood with incorporated magnetic nanoparticles for electromagnetic interference shielding.
A new way of making large sheets of graphene could lead to ultra-lightweight, flexible solar cells, and to new classes of light-emitting devices and other thin-film electronics
Microalgal biorefinery has emerged as one of the sustainable solutions for the production of biofuels and biochemicals. However, there are still some difficulties to be solved.
Zinc metal batteries built using a novel hydrogel electrolyte show remarkable performance and processability, making them suitable for the next generation of wearable energy storage devices.
Chemical transformation of waste plastics into value-added chemicals can be a convenient avenue to supplement current recycling processes.
Jan Coenen is one of the leading scientists when it comes to materials in fusion reactors. We caught up with him to pick his brain about the viability of fusion reactors and his research in the area.
A promising approach to establishing a circular water economy and improved technologies requires active involvement and collaboration from all members of society.
Novel graphene‐reinforced elastomeric isolators are a viable, low‐cost alternative to reinforce buildings against earthquake damage.
The combination of ionic liquids with polymers allows the development of smart materials with superior properties and tailored functionalities for several areas of application.