New carbazole oligomers for optoelectronics and polymer solar cells have been synthesized by modular chemistry.
Luminescent solar concentrators might hold the key to turning everyday building components into energy-generating devices.
Novel photobioreactors meet the specific photosynthesis requirements of algae to increase production quantities.
The properties of transparent glass sponges make them an ideal light source for photobioreactors for producing biofuels from algae.
Graphene has the potential to solve many issues in vital energy research.
A giant magnetocaloric effect may increase performance in magnetic refrigeration and energy-conversion devices.
In situ crosslinked and n-doped semiconducting polymers are efficient electron-transporting materials in inverted polymer solar cells.
Research into waste management is a major part of international nuclear policy. New work offers an in-depth look into one solution, glasses.
Franco Cacialli talks to MaterialsViews about his research on supramolecular architectures, his recent book, and his coolest discovery.
Professor Geoffrey Ozin discusses what he believes may be the largest challenge of the century—the development of an artificial photosynthetic machine.