New Oil-Repellent Membranes Engineered For The Oil And Gas Industry

A new coating technology developed by researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory and the University of Chicago offers a...

Breakthrough In Process To Produce Hydrogen Fuel

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) and the Technion Israel Institute of Technology researchers have cracked the chemical mechanism that will enable development of...

Mechanism To Understand CO2 Conversion Using Electrocatalysts

New research published in Nature Catalysis by researchers at the University's Department of Chemistry, in collaboration with Beijing Computational Science Research Center and STFC Rutherford Appleton...

Making Plastic Production More Energy Efficient – With MOFs

A team of scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) USA, created an innovative metal-organic framework (MOF), that can extract ethylene...

High-Performance Noble Metal Free Catalysts

Researchers at Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) and Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung have developed an alloy made up of five elements that is noble metal-free and as...

New Material That Can Regulate Its Own Temperature Under Extreme Conditions

A cutting-edge material, inspired by nature, that can regulate its own temperature and could equally be used to treat burns and help space capsules...

New Technique To Produce Only One Chiral Form Of Molecule

One of the biggest challenges faced by synthetic chemists is how to make molecules of only a particular "handedness." Molecules can come in two...

Building Blocks For Sustainable Refrigeration

Since sustainable cooling is extremely important,  Perstorp is increasing its efforts to support a more environmentally friendly refrigeration industry. The company’s polyols and acids...
aerogels

Unusually elastic aerogels with varied applications developed

Brittleness has limited the practical application of delicate solids, which consist almost entirely of air-filled pores. However, Japanese researchers have now introduced extremely elastic...
hydrogen

Novel hydrogen storage material developed

Scientists at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht and their European partners have developed a new chemical system for storing solid hydrogen. The special combination of hydrides...

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