Science Highlights

Not Part of the Problem03.09.18Science Highlight

It’s Not Part of the Problem, but Part of the Solution

Americium(III) is selectively and efficiently separated from europium(III) by an extractant in an ionic liquid. Read More »

Buckyball Marries Graphene02.28.18Science Highlight

Buckyball Marries Graphene

Electronic and structure richness arise from the merger of semiconducting molecules of carbon buckyballs and 2-D graphene. Read More »

Atomic Movies Explain Why Perovskite Solar Cells Are More Efficient02.28.18Science Highlight

Atomic Movies Explain Why Perovskite Solar Cells Are More Efficient

Tracking atoms is crucial to improving the efficiency of next-generation perovskite solar cells. Read More »

Catalysts: High Performance Lies on the Edge 02.28.18Science Highlight

Catalysts: High Performance Lies on the Edge

Iron may be more valuable than platinum. Sometimes. Read More »

The Shape of Things to Come for Quantum Materials?02.28.18Science Highlight

The Shape of Things to Come for Quantum Materials?

Single sheets made of pentagons are proven to exist and uniquely combine promising electronic properties and air stability. Read More »

Researchers Decipher the Structure of a Bacterial Microcompartment 02.28.18Science Highlight

Researchers Decipher the Structure of a Bacterial Microcompartment

Understanding assembly principles may inspire new approaches for making valuable products. Read More »

02.20.18Science Highlight

Nanocrystals Lock-In the Correct Phase

Precise control of surface chemistry leads to efficient, stable perovskite solar cells. Read More »

02.20.18Science Highlight

Two for the Price of One: Towards Quantum Entanglement with a Single Nanoplate

Control over light-emitting properties of tiny semiconductor platelets may yield new opportunities for innovative optics utilizing quantum phenomena. Read More »

02.16.18Science Highlight

Remembering Really Fast

Colossal magnetoresistance at terahertz frequencies in thin composites boosts novel memory devices operated at extremely high speed. Read More »

02.16.18Science Highlight

Tuning Quantum Light Sources

First known material capable of emitting single photons at room temperature and telecom wavelengths. Read More »