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February 20, 2019

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February 20, 2019

Feb. 19, 2019 — Scientists discover a method to turn stubby gold nanorods into gold nanowires of impressive length. The metal wires could be valuable for sensing, diagnostic, imaging and therapeutic ... read more

Scientists Developed a Method That Allows Removal of Antibiotic Residue from Waste Water

Feb. 13, 2019 — A new article is focused in particular on organic aerogels produced from phenolic compounds obtained upon processing Estonian oil shale, i.e. from local raw material. In order to produce highly ... read more

Feb. 12, 2019 — Laser-induced graphene combines with many materials to make tough, conductive composites for wearable electronics, anti-icing, antimicrobial applications, sensors and water ... read more

Laser Physics: Transformation Through Light

Feb. 12, 2019 — Laser physicists have taken snapshots of how C60 carbon molecules react to extremely short pulses of intense infrared ... read more

Feb. 12, 2019 — A team of researchers has demonstrated that cracks induced in composites consisting of alumina ceramics and titanium could be healed at room temperature, a world-first. This ceramic healing method ... read more

Feb. 12, 2019 — The detection of physical forces is one of the most complex challenges facing science. Considered to play a decisive role in many biological processes, the chemical tools to visualize the physical ... read more

Feb. 12, 2019 — Scientists have discovered the mechanism involved when transition metal dichalcogenides on metallic substrates transform from the semiconducting 1H-phase to the quasi-metallic ... read more

Feb. 12, 2019 — To design future quantum technologies, scientists pinpoint how microwaves interact with ... read more

Engineers Develop Room Temperature, Two-Dimensional Platform for Quantum Technology

Feb. 11, 2019 — Researchers have now demonstrated a new hardware platform based on isolated electron spins in a two-dimensional material. The electrons are trapped by defects in sheets of hexagonal boron nitride, a ... read more

New Model Predicts How Ground Shipping Will Affect Future Human Health, Environment

Feb. 11, 2019 — The trucks and trains that transport goods across the United States emit gases and particles that threaten human health and the environment. A new project developed a new model that predicts through ... read more

Theories Describe Dynamically Disordered Solid Materials

Feb. 11, 2019 — Theoretical physicists have developed a computational method to calculate the transition from one phase to another in dynamically disordered solid materials. This is a class of materials that can be ... read more

Feb. 11, 2019 — Adding olefin enables efficient solvent-free cross-coupling reactions, leading to environmentally friendly syntheses of a wide range of organic ... read more

A Better Way to Make Acrylics

Feb. 8, 2019 — Acrylics are an incredibly diverse and useful family of chemicals used in all kinds of products, from diapers to nail polish. Now, a team of researchers describe a new process for making them. The ... read more

Feb. 8, 2019 — Researchers have directly imaged 'edge conduction' in monolayer tungsten ditelluride, a newly discovered 2D topological insulator and quantum material. The research makes it possible to ... read more

Feb. 8, 2019 — A new one-step method discovered by synthetic organic chemists allows nitrogen atoms to be added to precursor compounds used in the design and manufacture of drugs, pesticides, fertilizers and other ... read more

Feb. 8, 2019 — Researchers employ high-performance computing to help bring spray simulations to a commercial ... read more

Feb. 7, 2019 — Chemists appear to have finished the quest for a cheaper, efficient alternative to the iridium compounds while also solving the decades-long problem with the color blue. Surprisingly, copper does it ... read more

Feb. 7, 2019 — In a finding that will be useful in nanoscale engineering, researchers have shown that miniscule differences in the roughness of surfaces can have important effects on how they stick ... read more

Renewable Oils for Use in Lubricants Synthesized

Feb. 7, 2019 — Lubricants keep the world moving, but they leave a heavy environmental footprint. New research provides a strategy to create renewable lubricant base oils efficiently from non-food ... read more

A Better Way to Make Plastics out of Sulfur

Feb. 7, 2019 — Scientists have discovered a new process to make polymers out of sulfur which could provide a way of making plastic that is less harmful to the ... read more

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