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06.22.17Science Highlight

New Class of Porous Materials Better Separates Carbon Dioxide from Other Gases

Enhanced stability in the presence of water could help reduce smokestack emissions of greenhouse gases. Read More »

06.22.17Science Highlight

Manipulating Earth-Abundant Materials to Harness the Sun’s Energy

New material based on common iron ore can help turn intermittent sunlight and water into long-lasting fuel. Read More »

06.07.17Science Highlight

Nothing Boring about the Thinnest Boron Ever

Researchers made a sheet of boron only one atom thick with the potential to change solar panels, computers, and more. Read More »

06.07.17Science Highlight

One Step Closer to Practical Fast Charging Batteries

Novel electrode materials have designed pathways for electrons and ions during the charge/discharge cycle. Read More »

06.07.17Science Highlight

Electrifying Magnetism

Researchers create materials with controllable electrical and magnetic properties, even at room temperature. Read More »

06.07.17Science Highlight

Discovering the Ultimate Limit of Heat Transport: Measurements across a Single-Atom Junction

First observation of “quantum” heat transport uncovers the ultimate limits for nanoscale devices. Read More »

06.07.17Science Highlight

Glass for Solar Cells and Phone Screens Resists Light Degradation

Well-packed organic glass better resists changes when exposed to light. Read More »

06.07.17Science Highlight

Jagged Platinum Nanowires Double the Record for Reaction Critical to Fuel Cell Performance

Rough surfaces provide additional sites for energy-generating reactions in fuel cells. Read More »

06.07.17Science Highlight

Amazing Spintronics!

Device design allows ten-fold increase in spin currents, laying the path to use in computing and high-efficiency electronics. Read More »

05.30.17Science Highlight

Scientists See Electron Bottleneck in Simulated Battery

Molecular Foundry researchers help shed light on barrier to optimal performance. Read More »

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