<b>Small: control of exposed crystal face of ZnO (000) surface by wet chemical etching</b>

Small: control of exposed crystal face of ZnO (000) surface by wet chemical etching

wet chemical etching is widely used in various industries as a method to control the surface morphology structure. In the field of catalysis various shapes of nanoparticles have been obtained by wet chemical etching. Different surfaces of n...
<b>Researchers Gain Key Insight into Electrons' Role in Harvesting of Light</b>

Researchers Gain Key Insight into Electrons' Role in Harvesting of Light

In the search for clean energy alternatives to fossil fuels, one promising solution relies on photoelectrochemical (PEC) cells - water-splitting, artificial-photosynthesis devices that turn sunlight and water into solar fuels such as hydrog...
<b>Advanced energy materials: "point to face" continuous catalytic layer is designed to regulate the</b>

Advanced energy materials: "point to face" continuous catalytic layer is designed to regulate the

In the past decade people's dem for secondary batteries has been increasing the expectation of better use experience of electronic products also makes us more urgent than ever to further improve its energy density. Especially in recent years...
<b>Synthesis, properties and applications of small: plasmon heterojunction nanostructures</b>

Synthesis, properties and applications of small: plasmon heterojunction nanostructures

With the development of characterization preparation technology many world-famous scientists are committed to the controllable synthesis of composite nanostructures to obtain better performance. So far researchers have developed many methods...
<b>Challenges in the development of electrocatalysts</b>

Challenges in the development of electrocatalysts

Efficient catalysts are crucial for energy conversion. However, findings from basic research rarely make it into practice at present. Regenerative energy harvesting often generates more electricity than is directly needed. Electrochemical p...
<b>Insights into the structure of an enigmatic catalyst</b>

Insights into the structure of an enigmatic catalyst

In the past, the catalyst for the production of methanol had eluded all attempts to clarify its surface structure. Now researchers have learned more about its active site. Methanol is one of the most important basic chemicals used, for exam...
<b>Advanced materials: surface optimization and material transport of hollow multi shell photocatalyst</b>

Advanced materials: surface optimization and material transport of hollow multi shell photocatalyst

Since entered the primitive society of slash burn cultivation energy has become the material basis for the survival of human society. Solar energy is inexhaustible is the most abundant renewable energy in nature with unique development advan...
<b>Fuel from disused tyres</b>

Fuel from disused tyres

Used tyres pose a serious environmental risk owing to the damage that may be caused when they are stored in the environment. They are emerging in ever greater numbers from one year to the next in developed countries so revalorizing them is...
<b>Turning carbon dioxide into liquid fuel</b>

Turning carbon dioxide into liquid fuel

Catalysts speed up chemical reactions and form the backbone of many industrial processes. For example, they are essential in transforming heavy oil into gasoline or jet fuel. Today, catalysts are involved in over 80 percent of all manufactu...
<b>Tiny mineral particles are better vehicles for promising gene therapy</b>

Tiny mineral particles are better vehicles for promising gene therapy

Researchers have developed a safer and more efficient way to deliver a promising new method for treating cancer and liver disorders and for vaccination -- including a COVID-19 vaccine....