<b>Caltech team develops sensor that rapidly detects COVID-19 infection</b>

Caltech team develops sensor that rapidly detects COVID-19 infection

Caltech researchers have developed a new type of multiplexed test (a test that combines multiple kinds of data) with a low-cost sensor that may enable the at-home diagnosis of a COVID infection through rapid analysis of small volumes of sal...
<b>Printing of flexible, stretchable silver nanowire circuits</b>

Printing of flexible, stretchable silver nanowire circuits

Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a new technique that allows them to print circuits on flexible, stretchable substrates using silver nanowires. The advance makes it possible to integrate the material into a wide...
<b>Advanced Functional Materials:CsPbB3/Bi2WO6 Enhanced photocatalytic performance of 2D / 2D Z-type het</b>

Advanced Functional Materials:CsPbB3/Bi2WO6 Enhanced photocatalytic performance of 2D / 2D Z-type het

The extensive use of fossil fuels has increased CO2 emissions exacerbated the energy crisis global warming. Photocatalytic conversion of CO2 to organic fuel is expected to be an ideal solution. Halogen perovskite (PVK) with excellent photoel...
<b>Decoding the way catalysts work</b>

Decoding the way catalysts work

Splitting water into hydrogen and oxygen is an important chemical reaction, especially considering that the use of hydrogen as an energy source in sustainable mobility in the future. An international research team has now decided how one of ...
<b>Advanced functional materials: single cell three function super surface based on triple light manipul</b>

Advanced functional materials: single cell three function super surface based on triple light manipul

As a synthetic sub wavelength two-dimensional material super surface has the ability to control many kinds of light parameters at the same time such as amplitude polarization phase control so on which brings the possibility to design integra...
<b>A new 'cool' blue</b>

A new 'cool' blue

Throughout history, people have sought vibrant blue pigments. The Egyptians and Babylonians used lapis lazuli 6,000 years ago. In 1802, a French chemist synthesized cobalt blue. More recently, in ......
<b>Tying knots with individual molecules</b>

Tying knots with individual molecules

Chemists have successfully tied a series of microscopic knots using individual molecules for the first time, ushering in the advent of a form of nano-scale weaving which could create a new generation of advanced materials....
<b>Cosmic rays may soon stymie quantum computing</b>

Cosmic rays may soon stymie quantum computing

Building quantum computers underground or designing radiation-proof qubits may be needed, researchers find....
<b>Molecular architecture: New class of materials for tomorrow's energy storage</b>

Molecular architecture: New class of materials for tomorrow's energy storage

The materials belong to the class of metal-organic frameworks, or MOFs for short, and could open up new opportunities for energy storage....