The local vibrational mode theory has raised vibrational spectroscopy to a new level.
Researchers use hot water and pressure to circumvent the need to use toxic chemicals in the production of organic plastics.
Researchers create new “superglue” with two simple ingredients: plant-based cellulose nanocrystals and water.
A new route to peptides containing cysteine sulfinic acid.
A new nanoreactor integrates multiple catalysts to carry out multiple reactions in the same pot, streamlining the production of fine chemicals—including urgently needed medicines.
A new class of polymers to clean up mercury pollution that can be produced sustainably on a large scale from elemental sulfur and renewable plant oils.
Researchers at UC San Diego bring lithium metal batteries one step closer to commercialization with their new ultrasound device.
Electrocatalysts can help to obtain chemicals from renewable raw materials or to use alternative energy sources. But testing new catalysts brings challenges.
Screening an almost infinite number of elemental combinations in search of new alloys for catalysis requires a creative approach.
A new, shorter total synthesis makes studying the therapeutic effects of Amanitins possible.
Scientists have functionalized a simple nano-building block to form self-assembling molecular networks that exhibit exceptional properties.
An electrolyte based on a flame-retardant material has been adapted for use in potassium batteries.